An American actress, who rose to fame only through sheer hard work, Frankie Shaw is definitely the name for many who aspires to become great in life. Apart from acting, she is also known to do writing, direction, and production. People mostly started recognizing her as Bridgette Bird’s character in the series, SMILF. She is also popular for her role Shayla Nico in the first season of ‘Mr. Robot’ which is actually a USA Network TV Series. A woman who built her professional life with the utmost. care, Frankie Shaw has got a good amount of biography and here we present you with her bio, net worth and other gossips relating to her! Take a quick look by reading through the below content.
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Is Frankie Shaw Married? Find Out Her Husband
Yes, Frankie Shaw is married. She got married long back in 2016 itself with Zach Strauss. When she moved to Los Angeles after studies, she came to know that she was pregnant after the relationship with actor Mark Webber. She worked and raised her son Isaac Love as a single mother although Webber and she held joint custody of their son.
Shaw has a long career in the acting profession and has written and directed a few films and series. So, her sole and whole source of income are generated through this domain. At present, which is 2019, her net worth is estimated to be somewhere around $3 million according to various sources and reports.
Shaw’s show was canceled due to alleged misconduct? Showtime has canceled the airing of the third season of SMILF, which was written and directed by Frankie Shaw after allegations of her misconduct. There are talks about her, that she discriminates racially in the writer’s room and doesn’t give proper credits and compensation.
Frankie Shaw Bio: Age, Parents, Early Life
Frankie Shaw was born in 1981. Her exact birth date and month are however unknown. Few sources claim her birth date to be November 11th. Therefore, her age can be estimated to be around 37 or 38 years as of 2019. She was born in Boston which is the capital city of Massachusetts, the United States. She grew up in Brookline. Her parents got separated when Frankie’s age was four years. She was raised as Jewish although her mother was an Irish Catholic. She has a brother who is related to her mother. Frankie Shaw’s full name is Rachel Frances Shaw and she currently resides in Los Angeles, California, USA.
She had attended two schools which are Michael Driscoll School and Brookline High School. Shaw was multi-talented as her history could be seen that she used to play streetball, a slight variant of basketball. Shaw during her other interviews has also mentioned the same, saying that she was good in touch with Basketball and the same experience was put to use for the third episode of SMILF.
Shaw then continued to study at Milton Academy present at Milton in Massachusetts. This was a private school where she joined after receiving a scholarship. Finally, she graduated in 2007 and was awarded a literature degree by Barnard College.
Frankie Shaw Career Details
Frankie Shaw’s life was a struggle in her initial stages of the career. She realized that she was pregnant when she shifted to Los Angeles. As a single mother, she toiled very hard, rising for her and the infant. 2009 was the year that brought change into her life. She came into limelight with the film ‘The Freebie that was directed by Katie Aselton and was indeed an improvisation.
Later on, Frankie went on to act in ‘Blue Mountain State’ which was a sitcom released in 2010. There, her character was a cheerleader by the name Mary Jo Cacciatore. It brought furthermore fame to her. Yet, it was Mixology, an ABC’s series that brought her enough reputation to make her financially stable after she has given birth to Isaac Love, her son.
What’s more interesting is that she has written and directed a few short films and series. It was 2014 when SMILF, a short film where Frankie apart from writing and directing, has acted alongside Thomas Middleditch. The film was awarded Short Film Jury Award for U.S. Fiction in 2015 at Sundace. Her other notable performances include ‘Knife Fight’ in 2012, ‘Someone Marry Barry’ in 2014, ‘Dreamland’ in 2016 and ‘Tough Cookie’ in 2016. She was nominated for Golden Globe Awards in the best actress segment for SMILF in the year 2017.
Quick Facts About Frankie Shaw
Full Name: Rachel Frances Shaw Nick Name: Frankie Husband: Zach Strauss Child: Isaac Love Date of Birth: 8th April 1999 Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts , United States Famous for: Acting, Director, Producer, and Writer Sun Sign: Scorpio Height: 5 feet 6 inches (1.68 m) Weight: 58 Kg Current Residence: Los Angeles, California, United States Eye Color: Blue Hair Color: Dark Brown