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Shari Headley is a 57-year-old American Soap Opera Actress from Queens, New York City, New York, USA?. She was born on Wednesday, July 15, 1964. Is Shari Headley married or single, and who is she dating now? Let’s find out!

As of 2022, Shari Headley is possibly single.


Shari Headley is an American actress and former model. Headley is best known for her role as Lisa McDowell in the 1988 box-office hit romantic comedy film, Coming to America. Headley also has appeared in films The Preacher’s Wife and Johnson Family Vacation (2004). On television, Headley starred as Det. Mimi Reed in the ABC daytime soap opera, All My Children on a regular basis from 1991 to 1994. As lead actress, she starred in the Fox short-lived drama series, 413 Hope St. (1997-1998), for which she received NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series nomination. In 2014, Headley began starring as villainous Jennifer Sallison in the Oprah Winfrey Network primetime soap opera, The Haves and the Have Nots. She first appeared on television in a 1985 episode of The Cosby Show. A year later, she played the role of Cindy in a Season 2 episode of Miami Vice.

Real Name
Shari Headley
Soap Opera Actress
Place of Birth
Queens, New York City, New York, USA?
Date of Birth
July 15, 1964 (age 57)
Birth Sign
Marital Status

Fun Fact: On the day of Shari Headley’s birth, "Rag Doll" by The 4 Seasons Featuring the "Sound of Frankie Valli" was the number 1 song on The Billboard Hot 100 and Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic) was the U.S. President.

Shari Headley’s Boyfriend

Shari Headley is single. She is not dating anyone currently. Shari had at least 1 relationship in the past. Shari Headley has not been previously engaged. She grew up in Queens, New York. She married hip hop artist Christopher “Play” Martin in 1993 but divorced in 1995. They have one son, Skyler. According to our records, she has no children.

Shari Headley Boyfriend

Like many celebrities and famous people, Shari keeps her personal and love life private. Check back often as we will continue to update this page with new relationship details. Let’s take a look at Shari Headley past relationships, ex-boyfriends and previous hookups.

Shari Headley’s birth sign is Cancer. Cancers are very sensitive and caring. A Cancer typically rushes falls in love falls quickly and with a very loud thud and is less likely to bail when the going gets rough. Cancers are very loyal and determined to work things out. The most compatible signs with Cancer are generally considered to be Taurus, Virgo, Scorpio, and Pisces. The least compatible signs with Cancer are generally considered to be Aries and Libra. Shari Headley also has a ruling planet of Moon.

Past Relationships

Shari Headley was previously married to Christopher Martin. She has not been previously engaged. We are currently in process of looking up more information on the previous dates and hookups.

Shari Headley Biography

Shari Headley was born on the 15th of July in 1964 (Baby Boomers Generation). The Baby Boomers were born roughly between the years of 1946 and 1964, placing them in the age range between 51 and 70 years. The term "Baby Boomer" was derived due to the dramatic increase in birth rates following World War II. This generation values relationships, as they did not grow up with technology running their lives. Baby Boomers grew up making phone calls and writing letters, solidifying strong interpersonal skills.
Shari’s life path number is 6.

Shari Headley is famous for being a Soap Opera Actress. Most famous for her role as Mimi Reed on the ABC soap opera All My Children, she is also notable for her performance as Lisa McDowell in the 1988 Eddie Murphy movie Coming to America. In 2014, she began starring in the OWN original soap opera The Haves and the Have Nots. In the late 1990s, she co-starred with Jesse L. Martin in the short-lived Fox series 413 Hope St. The education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.

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Shari was born in the 1960s. The 1960s was the decade dominated by the Vietnam War, Civil Rights Protests, Cuban Missile Crisis, antiwar protests and saw the assassinations of US President John F. Kennedy and Martin Luther King Jr. It also marked the first man landed on the moon.

The 57-year-old American was born in the Year of the Dragon and is part of Baby Boomers Generation

According to Chinese Zodiac, Shari was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born in the Year of the Dragon are energetic and excitable. They hate hypocrisy and gossip and can sometimes be a bit arrogant and impatient.

Shari Headley Facts

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Does she have any children?

Shari Headley has no children.

Is Shari Headley having any relationship affair?

According to our records, no.

Was Shari Headley ever been engaged?

Shari Headley has not been previously engaged.

How rich is Shari Headley?

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Shari Headley’s birth sign is Cancer and she has a ruling planet of Moon.


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