Hannigan can be described as a girl with a steel heart; a resolve to succeed in life despite the odds against her. A look at her background shows that she had an unsettled family background. At the age of just two years the father divorced her Jewish mother. Her childhood upbringing therefore sole rests on the mother.
Hannigan is an American actress and television host of distinction. She began her career in the industry at age four with appearances in commercials. At age 11, Hannigan moved into Hollywood to begin in earnest a career that has taken to the top of the echelon and brought fame and commercial fortune.
Her first major film role came in the year 1988 in the film: My Stepmother is an Alien. Her first regular role on television came in the year 1989. She has grown big in the industry and now is an established force to reckon with.
Hannigan was born on the on March 24th 1974 in Washington, DC. Her biological parents are Emilie (Posner) Haas, and Al Hannigan. She is happily married to Alexis Denis. The marriage was consummated on the 11th October, 2003. The union is blessed with two children-both female.
The CV of Hannigan as far is his educational pursuits are concerned is stated here verbatim: High school – North Hollywood High School, North Hollywood, CA (1992). University – California State University (occasional classes, no degree).
Her net worth is estimated at $18 million dollars.
Her first film role was the character Patty Stubbs in the title: Impure Thoughts way back in 1986. She has gone further to take more challenging roles in the years that followed to date.
She has been nominated on 18 occasions; out of them all, she has won on five different occasions.
- Occupation: Actress and television host.
- Age: 42.
- Date of Birth: March 24, 1974.
- Place of Birth: Washington, DC.
- Gender: Female
- Eye color: Green.
- Hair color: Dyed Red.
- in ft: 5’ 6”.
- in cm: 168.
- in m: 1.68.
- in kg: 52.5
- in pounds: 115
- Measurements: 32B-23-32.
- Parents: Emilie (Posner) Haas, and Al Hannigan.
- Spouse: Alexis Denis.
- Sibling: Satyana Marie Denisof and Keeva Jane Denisof
- Ethnicity/Race: White.
- Nationality: American.