Lisa Rinna Biography
Lisa Rinna whose full name is Lisa Deanna Rinna-Hamlin is an American actress, author, and television personality best known for appearing in The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills. She’s best recognized for her appearances as Billie Reed on NBC’s Days of Our Lives and Taylor McBride on Fox’s Melrose Place. Rinna has been a regular on Bravo’s blockbuster reality show The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills since 2014.
Lisa Rinna Age
Rinna is 58 years old as of 2021. She was born July 11, 1963, in Medford, Oregon, United States. She celebrates her birthday on 11th July every year.
Lisa Rinna Height
Rinna stands at a height of approximately 1.7 meters.
Lisa Rinna Family
Rinna was born in Newport Beach, California, to Lois and Frank Rinna. Her ancestors are Italian, Portuguese, and English. Lisa’s family moved to Medford, Oregon, when she was seven years old because her father was transferred there for work, and she spent the rest of her life there. Rinna confirmed on November 15, 2021, that her mother Lois, who was a cast member of The Real Housewives franchise, had died of a stroke.
Lisa Rinna Husband – Daughters
Rinna got married to actor Harry Hamlin on March 29, 1997, in Beverly Hills, California. Together they are blessed with two daughters; Delilah Belle who was born on June 10, 1998, and Amelia Gray, born on June 13, 2001. Rinna also has a stepson by the name of Dimitri Alexander who is Hamlin’s son from his relationship with Ursula Andress.
Lisa Rinna net Worth
Rinna has an estimated net worth of $10 million which she has earned through her successful career as an actress, author, and television personality.
Lisa Rinna Salary
Rinna earns a salary of $500,000 per season as a cast member on RHOBH.
Lisa Rinna Education
Rinna is a graduate of Medford Senior High School in the year 1981. However, she did not proceed to college as she chose to pursue a career in the entertainment industry.
Lisa Rinna Career
She kicked off her career by appearing in commercials. Speaking to the Los Angeles Times, she said; “I think I got my SAG card doing Mervyn’s commercial,”. At age 21, Rinna appeared as the passenger in Parr’s car in the music video for John Parr’s single “Naughty Naughty,”. Rinna later played Jason Bateman’s girlfriend in numerous episodes of The Hogan Family in 1990.
She left the show in 1995, but she returned in 2002, 2012, and 2018. From 1996 to 1998, she shifted from daytime to primetime, playing Taylor McBride on Aaron Spelling’s Melrose Place. Rinna has starred in two projects opposite her husband Harry Hamlin, the teen crime-drama Veronica Mars, and the Lifetime television film Sex, Lies & Obsession which was based on a true story about her husband Harry Hamlin’s sex addiction and alcoholism. Another Woman’s Husband, her previous Lifetime film, received one of the highest ratings for a Lifetime film since 1999. Rinna starred alongside Charlie Sheen and Denise Richards in the comedy picture Good Advice (2001) as Veronica Simpson.
Rinna played Roxie Hart in the Broadway production of Chicago from June to July 2007, opposite her husband, who played Billy Flynn. In the episode “Malibooty” from HBO’s Entourage in 2007, she played Donna Devaney. She played Mr. Dontzig’s cousin Francesca in Disney Channel’s musical comedy television series Hannah Montana in 2008. She also appeared in an episode of Movie Stars for the WB, which was her first on-screen appearance with her spouse.
Rinna indicated in 2009 that if given the opportunity, she would love to reprise her role as Taylor McBride on the CW’s revived Melrose Place; the series was, however, canceled after only one season. Rinna played Brooke Diamond on Nickelodeon’s Big Time Rush in 2011.
Lisa Rinna Days of Our Lives
She originally gained national attention in 1992, when she played Billie Reed on NBC’s Days of Our Lives.
Rinna was confirmed to return to Days of Our Lives in the role of Billie Reed later that year. Her first scenes aired on March 9, 2012, after she reported to work in December. However, The Huffington Post revealed in August 2012 that Rinna would depart the drama again to launch a panel-focused discussion show. She appeared in episodes of C.S.I., The Hotwives of Las Vegas, The Guest Book, Awkward, and This Close.
Lisa Rinna Dancing With the Stars
Rinna competed alongside professional dancer Louis van Amstel in the second season of Dancing With the Stars in 2006. Despite receiving higher judges’ scores than fellow celebrity dancer Jerry Rice, she was eliminated in round seven due to public voting. Rinna took over hosting the TV Guide Network’s red carpet coverage from Joan Rivers in August 2007. Rinna also hosted Merge on Lifetime, in addition to guests presenting Live with Regis and Kelly.
Rinna and Hamlin had secured a deal to make a reality television series centered on their family life, according to TV Guide in 2008. Harry Loves Lisa aired on TV Land on October 6, 2010, and lasted six episodes. She was also a guest judge on the fourth episode of RuPaul’s Drag Race’s second season in 2010. Rinna appeared on Season 4 of The Celebrity Apprentice in 2011. After being the project manager for the second challenge, writing and performing a children’s book, she was eliminated. Rinna was one of the “All-Stars” contestants in the show’s sixth season. She appeared on the May 13, 2013, episode of Late Night with Jimmy Fallon with Lil Jon to discuss their time on the show after being cut off the roster. She was a competitor on ABC’s game program Sing Your Face Off in 2014.
Lisa Rinna The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills
Rinna made her fifth season debut on The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills in 2014. Since joining the show, the Los Angeles Times reported, “Her self-deprecating attitude, which pokes fun at herself, especially her augmented lips and the hairdo she’s had for decades, has endeared her to audiences. She’s also been a part of some of the most memorable scenes on the show.”
Lisa Rinna Soap Talk
Rinna hosted Soap Talk, a daily lifestyle show on Soapnet from 2002 to 2006, for which she was nominated for four Daytime Emmy Awards.
Lisa Rinna Modelling Career
In 1998, Rinna posed for a nude pictorial (“Melrose Mom,” its title, paid tribute to her role in Melrose Place) and cover shoot for the September issue of Playboy magazine in the sixth month of her being pregnant with Delilah Belle Hamlin her, the first of Harry Hamlin’s and her two daughters. Deborah Anderson, the photographer for Playboy, had given her the following instructions: “‘I don’t want you to belong, sinewy, angular, or strong. ‘I want you to be gentle…’ Being 35 and posing for Playboy, I wanted to go all out.” She posed for Playboy again in May 2009, this time as the cover model.
CVLUX, Living Well, Soap Opera Magazine, and Soap Opera Digest have all featured her on their covers. Throughout her career, Rinna has participated in commercials and print advertisements. In 2008, she starred alongside Joey Fatone in print commercials for Mars Inc’s M&M chocolates as part of the “There’s an M&M in Everyone” marketing campaign. Rinna starred alongside Adrianne Curry, Denise Richards, and Janet Evans in an infomercial for the abdominal muscle toner “The Flex Belt” in 2012.
She has been in a Taco Bell commercial as well as a Winsor Pilates infomercial. In 2012, she modeled an adult incontinence brief made by Depend under a tight-fitting evening gown, to benefit the charity Dress for Success. She appeared in Depend print advertising and commercials, and she was paid $2 million to be their celebrity ambassador, according to sources. She walked the runway for Kyle Richards and Shahida Clayton’s new women’s clothing line during New York Fashion Week in September 2019.
Dance Body Beautiful was a series of exercise videos she launched in 2008.
Lisa Rinna Clothing Line – Fashion
In 2011, Rinna and her husband Harry Hamlin co-owned the Belle Gray store in Sherman Oaks, California. They shuttered the store in 2012 because they were both too busy with their acting jobs at the time to run it. Rinna collaborated with Goldsheep on sportswear in June 2019. The Trevor Project, a nationwide nonprofit that provides LGBTQ kids with crisis intervention and suicide prevention programs, benefited from the collaboration’s proceeds. Rinna launched her Lisa Rinna Collection on QVC in April 2012, and it was a huge hit.
Lisa Rinna Cosmetics – Lipstick
Rinna announced in September 2020, that she will be launching Rinna Beauty, with its lip kits named Birthday Suit, Legends Only, and No Apologies. To buy her legendary lipstick and other cosmetics please visit her online shop, Rinna Beauty.
Lisa Rinna Plastic Surgery
She has admitted to undergoing plastic surgery and injections of silicone, Botox, and Juvéderm. Despite her fondness for Botox, she has admitted that using Juvéderm was a mistake.
Lisa Rinna Lawsuit
Backgrid, a celebrity photography firm, sued Rinna for copyright infringement in June 2021, after she shared eight of their images to her Instagram account, which has nearly 3 million followers. The corporation has asked for $1.2 million in damages. Other celebrities have been sued for publishing paparazzi photos on their Instagram accounts, including Emily Ratajkowski, Ariana Grande, Gigi Hadid, and Jennifer Lopez. The lawsuit has been described as “surprising” by Rinna, who has always been friendly with the paparazzi.
Lisa Rinna Haircut – Hair
Rinna came up with a new hairstyle and she gave it a name; Chrissy!