Dana Kimmell Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 19 Sep, 2019
Facts of Dana Kimmell
Date of Birth: 1959 , October-26
Age: 61 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 4 Inch
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 Former American actress as well as a model, Dana Kimmell is known for portraying Chris Higgins in 1982 American slasher film, Friday the 13th Part III. Her other notable credits are, Lone Wolf McQuade (1983) and Texas (1980). She is the actress from 1980s and has worked extensively in dozens of movies and TV shows. But, the actress later took a crazy hiatus from her acting and made her came back appearing herself in a 2013 movie Crystal Lake Memories: The Complete History of Friday the 13th.

Early Life And Family

Dana Kimmell was born on 26th October 1959 in Texarkana, Arkansas and she grew up in Texas, USA. Her birth sign is Scorpio. As per her nationality, she is an American and Kimmell belongs to the white-American ethnicity/race. 

Kimmell spent the majority of her childhood in Texarkana and also did her schooling from there. There is little known about her parents and siblings. 

Career In Acting 

Kimmell made her first television appearance in 1977 television pilot, His and Hers as Kelly McCabe. The same year, she appeared in an episode of American crime drama television series, Charlie's Angels, starring Cheryl Ladd, Drew Barrymore, Cameron Diaz, and many others.

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From 1981 to 1984, she played as Michelle in a sitcom, Diff'rent Strokes. Likewise, Kimmell was also cast in American daytime soap opera, Days of Our Lives from 1983–84, along with Kate Mansi, Nadia Bjorlin, and Kristian Alfonso.

Kimmell’s other television credits include Eight Is Enough, Bosom Buddies, Private Benjamin,
Anatomy of a Scene, The Young and the Restless, Hollywood Beat, Out of This World, Anatomy of a Scene, and many others.

Additionally, Kimmell worked in the 1981 made-for-television comedy film, Return of the Beverly Hillbillies. Some of Kimmell’s movies credits are, Friday the 13th Part III (1982), Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter (1984), and Sins of the Mother (2001). 

For over a decade, the actress stayed away from the mainstream and came back to the spotlight after her role in a 2013 movie Crystal Lake Memories: The Complete History of Friday the 13th.

Does She Have Net Worth In $million?

Dana Kimmell might have collected thousands of dollars from her professional career as an actress, however, the actual figure is not revealed. She made her notable appearances in the number of movies as well as a television series from which she earned a good sum of money.

The 60-year-old actress has worked in many box office hit movies including Friday the 13th Part III and Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter. Both of them grossed over $36 million and $32 million respectively.  

Considering her work in such successful projects, Dana has obviously a net worth in the $million. 

Dana Kimmell’s Personal Life

Dana Kimmell is married to John Anderson since 18th September 1982. The couple is blessed with two sons, Cody Anderson, and Kyle Anderson. Before she tied the knot with her current husband Anderson, she was married to Mark Plambeck. They exchanged their vows in 1979 and after eleven years, they divorced in 1980.

Despite being a famous actress, Kimmell has been maintaining under the radar persona. Further, Kimmell is not an avid user of social media which further keeps her out of the media and her fans.

Dana Kimmell's Body Measurements 

  • Height: Dana Kimmell's height is 5' 4''.
  • Weight: Dana Kimmell weighs around 68 kg as of 2019.
  • Age: As of 2019, she is 60years old.
  • Body Measurement: She has maintained a good body with a measurement 34- 26-39 inches.