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How Much Is Shari Belafonte’s Net Worth?  

Shari Belafonte is an American actress who has a net worth of around $5 million. The multitalented celeb is also a model, writer, and singer who has been active in the industry for almost 4 decades. Her incredible talents and admirable talents have made her a well-known name in the industry both among fans and people involved backstage. 

She was a model and eventually shifted her career towards acting. However, even as a model, she was already a well-regarded name in the industry. She was cast in various commercials for various international brands like Calvin Klein.  

Shari Belafonte’s Net Worth: Income Sources & Earnings

As per data from Celebritynetworth, Belafonte is on her way to becoming a multimillionaire and has a net worth of $5 million. She amassed this net worth from her incredible career in show business which has spanned almost 40 years.

Shari Belafonte has a net worth of around $5 million
Shari Belafonte has a net worth of around $5 million

Her exact salary is not known however, on average actresses earn around $39.84 per hour as per data from Chron. Similarly, singers’ salary range anywhere from $45,000-$65,000 per year on a yearly basis and models earn around $42180 on average on a yearly basis.

In the 1980s and 1990s, actresses were paid around $40 to $80 for their work on a particular role which is substantially less than what actresses are paid as of current standards.


Belafonte’s career started with the TV show, ABC Weekend Specials, which came out in 1979. After this, she worked in various other TV shows and would slowly make herself a well-known name in show business. 

She played several minor roles in several other TV shows like Trapper John, M.D., Hart to Hart, etc. after which she got her breakthrough role in a TV series called Hotel. After this, she worked in roles like Kate's Secret, The Late Show, The Women of Brewster Place, and also worked in the hit TV show General Hospital alongside Mark Hamill, James Franco, and Corey Feldman.

Endorsement & Commercials

Right from her early years, marketers saw the potential in Belafonte and she was cast in advertisements for Calvin Klein jeans. Similarly, she has also appeared in commercials for Slim-Fast, in fact many fans know her for her commercial for the product.

She has also appeared in various other commercials for brands like Diet System 6, Bally's Health Clubs Commercial, MasterCard, iDoggiebag among others.

Assets, Lifestyle, Cars, Tax & Expenses

Belafonte lives the rich life in a mansion in Canoga Park, California, US. The mansion cost around $1.26 million, the property is spread over 4,000-square-foot, has 3 bedrooms, three bathrooms, a viewing tower, a pool, a patio, and a waterfall. Due to its extravagant features, some tabloids have called it a castle.

Belafonte's Mansion worth $1.26 million

She also has to pay taxes due to her high rate of income, and lavish properties. The average effective property in California is 0.79%. Also, she may have to pay higher rates in taxes due to her high income.

Charity & Insurance

The television personality may be involved in various charities and philanthropic organizations, however, there is no information about her donations or financial involvement of any kind in the media.

Likewise, she may also have insurance of her health, life, property, and vehicles however, there is no information about the insurance plans she has chosen.

Shari Belafonte’s Personal Details: Age, Height, Mother, Father, Ethnicity, Nationality,

Shari Belafonte was born Shari Lynn Belafonte on September 22, 1954, to parents Harry Belafonte and Marguerite Belafonte. She is 64 years old as of May 2019 and is 5 feet 4 inches or 162.56 cm tall. She has two sisters named Gina Belafonte, Adrienne Belafonte Biesemeyer and a brother named David Belafonte.

Shari Belafonte with her husband
Shari Belafonte with her husband 

Regarding her relationships, she is married to Sam Behrens as of May 2019, the couple has been married since December 30, 1989. The pair has not revealed any information regarding their children to the public domain.

She was married to Robert Harper in the past. The couple tied the knot on May 21, 1977, they were married for around 11 years and got divorced in 1988.

Updated On Mon Aug 26 2019 Published On Sun May 12 2019 By Dibas Pratap Basnet