A star across multiple genres, Lisa Rinna’s career has taken her from soap operas to reality TV and many fabulous places in between. Born in California in July 1963, Rinna spent most of her childhood in Oregon. After graduating high school, she moved back to California to pursue a modeling career.
After taking on a starring role on Days of Our Lives in 1992, the actress’ career began to blossom. Though she left the show in 1995, she’s reprised her character, Billie Reed, multiple times in the years since.
In 1998, Rinna posed for a nude Playboy cover shoot while pregnant with her first child. Apart from multiple other modeling ventures and appearing on shows such as The Celebrity Apprentice and Dancing With the Stars, the Bravo personality made her Broadway debut in 2007 when she starred as Roxie Hart in Chicago. Rinna is the author of three books — Starlit, The Big, Fun, Sexy Sex Book and Rinnavation — and has been a main cast member of The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills since 2014.