When she was 17 she represented Rhode Island in the Miss Teen USA pageant. She caught a lucky break, thanks to another girl’s pageant victory. In 1998 she got her acting break playing Officer Monica Harper, a rookie cop on the TV series Pacific Blue.
“I was first runner-up for Miss USA, and I remember watching the girl who beat me win Miss Universe on TV,” she said. I inherited her crown and had to move to Los Angeles.” The move to L. “I was like Heather Locklear on Melrose Place – the naughty one,” she told Playboy.
“I got to do things I wouldn’t normally do in everyday life.” Shanna’s many credits include the movies The Wedding Singer, Love Stinks, Big Momma’s House 2 and episodes of CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Entourage and NCIS. She hosted Crowned: The Mother of All Pageants and appeared on The Real World, Hollywood Lives and The Great Debate.
From 2005 to 2006 Shanna starred in her own reality TV show, Meet the Barkers, with her then-husband Travis Barker, drummer for the band Blink-182.
She currently has 32 gallery links in her own Free Ones section.
She is listed on Free Ones since 2010 and is currently ranked 2964th place.
She is also the author of a children's book called "The Furrtails." See more pictures and articles of Shandi Finnessey here.
Jill Zarin, who is set to make her return to The Real Housewives of New York City on Wednesday's episode, has never held back when it comes to her long-standing feuds, especially when it comes to Ramona Singer.
Actually nippa has a point; those baseball boobs that are about 3 feet apart are gross.
On this episode of The Originals, "Phantomesque," Rebekah and Kol return to New Orleans, Freya, Hope and Hayley work together to save Elijah and the Hollow makes Kol a deal he may not be able to refuse.
There's been a lot of death in Rosewood over the past seven seasons.
Actress Eva Longoria has finally ‘fessed up to dating “philanthropist” and ‘Ready For Love’ reality show star Ernesto Arguello.
And since he’s only four years younger than she is, one of Hollywood’s hottest cougars may have finally decided she prefers her prey a little more mature.
As she toured the US and abroad visiting our military troops at various bases, hospitals and celebrations, she expressed a deep appreciation for their services.