Lisa Whelchel

In 2001, Whelchel reprised her role as Blair Warner for the made-for-television movie, The Facts of Life Reunion. On March 7, 2004, Whelchel was reunited with Charlotte Rae to perform The Facts of Life theme song at the 2nd Annual TV Land Awards at the Hollywood Palladium in Hollywood. In Spring 2006, she appeared with two of her Facts of Life co-stars on The Today Show to promote the show's DVD releases of the first and second seasons, admitting to being "really bummed out" that Kim Fields was unable to attend. On February 1, 2007, Whelchel was reunited with Kim Fields on WFAA-TV's Good Morning Texas. Fields was in Dallas to promote her appearance in the production Issues: We've All Got 'Em' when Whelchel was introduced as a surprise guest. On April 10, 2011, Whelchel and the cast of The Facts of Life, including Charlotte Rae, Nancy McKeon, Mindy Cohn, Kim Fields, GeriJewell and Cloris Leachman, were honored with the Pop Culture Award at the 9th Annual TV Land Awards at the Javits Center in New York City.

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Other Ventures

Lisa started to sing in 1984, and she released a Christian pop album called All Because of You. The album got to number 17 on the charts of Billboard Contemporary music. She sung other songs, including Good Girl, Cover Me Lord, and Just Obey.

Lisa Whelchel has written around ten books. She has written about homeschooling, finding Jesus by developing the holiday tradition, adult friendships, child discipline, and motherhood. She was nominated to get a Gold Medallion for her book about the Child Discipline named Creative Correction.

On August 20, 2012, Whelchel was announced as a contestant on Survivor: The Philippines as a member of the Tandang tribe. She joined retired Major League Baseball star Jeff Kent as the season's two "celebrity" contestants. She elected to keep her true identity as a former television star secret from the other contestants, many of whom were too young to have watched The Facts of Life during its original run and thus did not recognize her. However, this fact was revealed by fellow contestant Jonathan Penner to the jury at the final tribal council. On November 14, 2012, Whelchel announced via her Twitter account that she was suffering from West Nile Virus and had been advised by her doctor that recovery would take approximately one year. She did not specify whether she had contracted the arbovirus while in the Philippines shooting Survivor. On December 16, 2012, Whelchel made it to the Final Tribal Council, receiving one jury vote from RC Saint-Amour and tying with returning contestant Michael Skupin for runner-up. She has also voted the Sprint Player of the Season, winning $100,000 by a margin of about .07 percent against Malcolm Freberg.

The net worth of Lisa Whelchel is believed to be more than 3 million dollars. She is also an inspirational speaker, and she speaks at conferences and churches. She is the founder of Mom time Ministries, a group of mothers who refresh and equip one another through encouragement.

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Quick Facts
Birth Date: 29 May, 1963
Age: 56 yrs
Occupations: Singer
Television actor
Citizenship: United States of America
Birth Place: Littlefield
Gender: Female
Description: American actress, author, speaker and singer
Net Worth 2020: 3 million
Net Worth 2021: 3 million
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Last Modified: Feb 19 2023
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