Born in 1971, Shannen Doherty debuted as an actress with her role as Jenny Wilder in Little House on the Prairie in 1982. Several years later, she landed her first big film role in 1989’s Heathers.
From there, she starred in the biggest role of her lifetime as bad girl Brenda Walsh on the teen soap Beverly Hills, 90210, a role she held until 1994. A year later, Doherty appeared in the cult classic Mallrats and the hit TV series Charmed in 1998. Now Doherty is reappearing in the revived 90210 series, which premiered on the CW in September 2008.
In March 2010, Doherty competed in the tenth season of Dancing With The Stars with partner Mark Ballas.
Once married to Rick Salomon, Doherty wed Kurt Iswarienko in Malibu, Calif. on October 15, 2011. The nuptials were filmed for Doherty’s WE reality series, Shannen Says.