Popular American actress, author, and renowned businesswoman Suzanne Somers made a huge fortune after advertising an exercise device named ThighMaster. Before that, she had already made a name for herself in the entertainment industry after playing the role of Chrissy Snow on Three’s Company.
Suzanne Somers also played the role of Carol Foster Lambert in Step by Step. The actress later tried her writing skills, and her books turned out to be a huge hit. Almost all of her books were best sellers, as these books were primarily aimed at health and well-being.
However, her books have also faced some backlash as doctors have criticized some of her theories. The actress had earlier taken a bold stance while demanding equal pay that wa given to her male co-star. Let us find out all about Suzanne Somers’s Net Worth.
Suzanne Somers’s Net Worth
Suzanne Somers’ net worth is estimated to be something around $100 million. Somers had earlier admittedly made a huge fortune from the Thighmaster as she herself revealed she made a whopping $300 million from the ThighMaster.
Not only that, but the former actress also admitted that she managed to make more per sale of the fitness gear as she owned the ThighMaster along with its rights outright.
Suzanne Somers earlier made headlines after she was allegedly fired for demanding equal pay as much as all the popular male television stars made. Somers also went on to sue Playboy as they reportedly published some of her nude pictures.
The former actress was not on board with her pictures being published. She later settled for $50,000, as the amount was later donated to charity.
What Happened To Suzanne Somers?
The popular “Three’s Company” star has passed away after putting up a brave fight against breast cancer. Sadly, the cancer reached a dangerous stage, as per the reports, and it has also spread to her brain. Her Step by Step co-star Patrick Duffy also paid a heartfelt tribute as he stated how he will miss the visits, chats, and emails.
Duffy further stated that she has beautifully passed through his life on this leg of her endless journey, and his task now is to remain on the roadside as she continues on. Duffy and Somers starred as single parents Frank Lambert and Carol Foster in the popular sitcom.
Suzanne Somers had earlier revealed back in July that her breast cancer had returned as she stated how she has been living with cancer since her 20s, how every time it pops up, and how it continues to bat it back. Somers further added that she does her best not to let this insidious disease control her.
The author and former actress was diagnosed back in 2000 and had previously battled skin cancer. Somers faced some backlash for her belief in what she would describe as a chemical-free and organic lifestyle to fight cancers.
Who Is Suzanne Somers’ Husband?
Suzanne Somers’ husband is Alan Hamel. Alan recalled how he wouldn’t say he was surprised as his wife recently passed away. He recalled that Somers was heavy breathing at the very end, and he gave her a pill to relax the breathing, but it did not quite work out.
Alan Hamel further explained that he is grateful that he was with his wife when she died while calling it peaceful and recalled that it was beautiful and that she was beautiful.
Alan revealed that they had the whole family come, and they have been here ever since, and the whole family has been very upbeat about what is going on, as there has not been a grim moment.
As the two were married for more than four decades, Alan also gave her a poem that he had written in honor of Somers’ birthday. Alan also made the choice to give it to the late actress a day early.