Tiffani Thiessen

Tiffani- Amber Thiessen [? I ː sən ] ( born January 23, 1974 in Long Beach, California, as Thiessen Tiffani Amber ) is an American actress, film producer and film director. While in the early years of her career yet with their full name - supplemented by a hyphen - in appearance occurred, it shall enter into force for several years alone with her first name Tiffani.


Tiffani Thiessen was born in January 1974 in Long Beach, California. Her father is of German descent and her mother is German and Welsh roots.

Thiessen gained her first acting experience on television. In 1989, she starred in the series Saved by the Bell, the series received three years later, a spin-off series. In this series she played the same role at the high school. In the same year she made her first movie, it was the comedy Son in Law.

Just one year later Thiessen should be known worldwide, they presented in 1994 for the first time Valerie Malone in the television series Beverly Hills, 90210 Represent owes the four -year-long role her then boyfriend Brian Austin Green. In 1998, she got out of the series and focused on feature films.

The next year, Thiessen turned among others, the sequel to From Dusk Till Dawn. Except for love? Better not! managed the productions mostly but not in the German cinemas. In 2002 she had a role in Woody Allen's film Hollywood Ending, after she starred in the series Fastlane.

In 2005, Thiessen for the first time directed the short film Just Pray, and since 2009 she has been seen in the television series White Collar.

Thiessen had a relationship with David Strickland, who hanged himself in 1999. Since 9 July 2005 she is married to fellow actor Brady Smith. Their daughter came in July 2010 to the world.

Filmography (selection)


Television films and series