Shawn Southwick (born November 05, 1959) is an American Actress, Singer, Producer, Designer, and Co-Founder from Studio City, California. She is best known as the better half of Larry King. Furthermore, she initially became a public figure after appearing as a host in the show “Hollywood Insider“.
Shawn appeared as herself and made a debut on the series back in 1990. Furthermore, her fan-following increased after becoming the seventh spouse of Larry King. He is an American television personality and radio host.
Larry initially rose to prominence after starring in the program “The Larry King Show”. Some of his other popular appearances are in shows like Larry King Now, Larry King Live, Politicking with Larry King, etc.
In his successful career, he won numerous awards like an Emmy award, two Peabodys, and 10 Cable ACE Awards. In 2019, the talented Larry King’s Net worth is $150 million US Dollars.
Wedding, Spouse & Divorce
The 59-years-old Shawn Southwick tied the knot with her husband “Larry King” on September 05, 1997 in a simple ceremony held in Los Angeles. The couple also shares two children together. In 1999, their elder son named “Chance Armstrong King” was born.
Later, Southwick and Larry welcomed their second kid “Cannon Edward King” in 2000. Recently, the radio host filed for divorce from his seventh wife and separated from her. According to a source, their separation was not a shock for those who know the couple personally.
In 2016, the actress was involved in an extra-marital affair with her boyfriend (name not revealed). Then, their love life started to fall apart from then. King also hospitalized after Shawn’s alleged affair came out in public back then.
Personal Affairs, Son & Daughter
A close source also told that they used to sleep in different rooms from almost a decade. According to court documents, he cited irreconcilable differences as the main reason for their split. The date of separation is mentioned as June 6, 2019.
Earlier, Shawn married to her ex-spouse “Daniel Southwick” on October 24, 1980. However, there is no much information available about him on the internet.
At the age of 21, Larry King’s Spouse gave birth to her first child named Daniel “Danny” Aaron Southwick on September 28, 1981. The date of divorce that took place between Daniel and the actress is not revealed.
Trivia & Quick Info
|Real Full Birth Name||Shawn Ora Engemann.|
|Profession||Actress, Singer, Producer, Designer, and Co-Founder.|
|Famous for||Being the wife of Larry King (American Television and Radio Host).|
|Age (As of 2018)||59 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||November 05, 1959.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Studio City, California, United States.|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Ethnicity||White Caucasian Descent.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Scorpio.|
|Current Residence||Los Angeles, California, USA.|
|Social Media Account Stats||Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/shawnieora/
|Debut||Film: Bombshell (in 1997, as Female Newsreader).
TV Show: Hollywood Insider (as herself).
Short Movie: --
|Movies/TV Shows||1. Remington Steele.
2. WWE Raw.
3. Hollywood Insider.
5. Christmas Eve.
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 10".
Centimeters: 177 cm.
Meters: 1.77 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 64 Kg.
Pounds: 141 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)||38-27-40.|
|Shoe Size (UK)||8.|
|Parents||Father: Karl Engemann.
Mother: Jerri Engemann.
|Siblings||Brother: Paul Engemann.
Sister: Shannon Engemann.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Marital Status||Married (separated).|
|Dating History?||Love Affair with her boyfriend Daniel.|
|Husband/Spouse Name||1. Larry King.
2. Daniel Southwick (ex-husband).
|Son||1. Cannon Edward King.
2. Daniel "Danny" Aaron Southwick.
3. Chance Armstrong King.
|Highest Qualification||Graduate with a Bachelors degree.|
|School||North Hollywood High School.|
|Alma Mater.||Brigham Young University.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Tom Cruise.
Actress: Angelina Jolie.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Paris.|
|Love to do||Reading, Theatre Play & Artwork.|
|Favorite Food||Pizza, Fries & Ice Cream.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$5 million US dollars (As of 2019).|
|Salary, Income & Earnings||--|
|Mobile or Phone Number||--|
|Home Details||Will Update.|
|Email Address||Not found.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Shawn Southwick
- Wikipedia: Larry King’s Wife, Shawn Southwick was born on the 5th of November 1959 (age 59 years old, as of 2018) in Studio City, California, United States.
- Her real full birth name is Shawn Ora Engemann.
- The actress’ father “Karl Engemann” is a record producer, executive, and manager. Shawn’s mother “Jerri Engemann” also worked as a vocalist.
- Karl worked as the chief of Artist & Repertoire at “Capitol Records” and the business manager of Marie Osmond.
- Jerri performed as a studio singer for big names like Bob Dylan and Elvis Presley.
- Furthermore, the celebrity spouse has three siblings i.e. a sister named Shannon Engemann (singer) and two brothers Ryan & Paul Engemann (former musician).
- The actress completed her school education from North Hollywood High School in 1977.
- Later, Shawn graduated from Brigham Young University and received a bachelors’ degree.
- In 1997, she made her silver screen debut with the “Bombshell” for a minor role as a female newsreader.
- Some of her other appearances are in Remington Steele, WWE Raw, Cover-Up, and Christmas Eve.
- As of now, she is actively working as a businesswoman and also serves as co-founder of “ORA TV”.
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- Back in June 2008, she was admitted to the rehab center in order to overcome her addiction to migraine painkillers.
- Engemann’s eldest child, Danny, is an American football player. He plays at the quarterback position for the Columbus Destroyers of the Arena Football League.
- Bombshell’s Actress Shawn Southwick’s height is 5 Feet 10 Inches (177 centimeters tall).
- She also follows a strict diet in order to keep her figure fit and slim with the estimated body weight of 64 kilograms (141 pounds).