Shawn King

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Full Name Shawn King
Age 60 Years Old
Nick Name Shawn
Gender Female
Famous As Actress
Birth Date November 5th, 1959
Birth Place Studio City, LA, California,

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Shawn Ora Engemann is an American Actress, Singer, and TV personality. She is well known for being the 7th wife of the legendary TV host Larry King.

Larry King files for divorce after almost 22 years of marriage

Larry King is seeking to end his marriage to his seventh wife. The 85-year-old former CNN host filed for divorce from Shawn King, 59, in Los Angeles Superior Court on Tuesday, according to paperwork obtained by CNN.

The pair married on September 5, 1997, and their date of separation is listed as June 6, 2019, in the filing. The request for divorce cites irreconcilable differences as the reason for the split.

This union marks King's eighth marriage to seven women. He was wed to former wife Alene Akins twice. He and Shawn King have two sons, Chance, 20, and Cannon, 19.

Famous for

  • American Actress, Singer, and TV personality
  • Being 7th wife of TV Host Larry King

Early life of Shawn King

Shawn King was born on 5 November 1959 in Studio City, LA, California. She holds American nationality with white ethnicity. Her birth name is Shawn Ora Engemann with the birth sign of Scorpio and was born to her father Karl Engemann who is a former Vice President of Artist and Repertoire at capital records and mother Jerri Engemann who is a singer. She has two brothers Paul Engemann, Ryan Engemann and sister Shannon Engemann. Furthermore, She belongs from a Christian family and member of the Church of Latter-day Saints.

Regarding her education, she attended Brigham Young University.

Body Measurements of Shawn King

Actress Shawn King still has got a maintained slim body physique with a height of 5ft 11in and a weight of 58 kg. Furthermore, Her blue eyes and blonde hair make her more beautiful and attractive.

Career of Shawn King

  • Shawn started her career in1984 through her debut movie 'Saturday's Warrior'.
  • She has been featured in various movies,  Bombshell, Monaco Forever and Christmas Eve, which she produced
  •  Shawn starred on television series including Knight Rider, Remington Steele, Cover-Up, It’s Garry Shandling’s Show and Who’s the Boss? 
  • Shawn hosted the USA Network’s weekly entertainment news show, Hollywood Insider, from 1990 to 1996
  • Shawn released an album called In My Own Backyard in 2005.
  • In 2012, Shawn also founded an on-demand video network, Ora TV, with partner Carlos Slim.
  • She also appeared in the 2018 film 'Starlight' alongside Larry King.

Personal life of Shawn King

Who is Shawn King married to?

Shawn King is married to her husband Larry King who is a legendary TV host of all time on 5 September 1997 at Los Angeles Hospital. But, this couple is about to get separated after 22 years of a long marriage life as Larry King filed divorce documents on 20 august 2019 to end their relationship. The couple has two sons together named Cannon Edward King and Chance Armstrong King. Previously, she was married to Daniel Southwick in 1980. They also had a son named Danny Southwick who is a Football quarterback.

Birthday of Shawn King

Actress Shawn King celebrates her birthday on the 5th of November. Currently, she is 59 years old.

Net worth of Shawn King

Shawn King has good earnings from her profession and was living a luxurious life with her ex-husband Larry King. However, her net worth is still under evaluation.