Courtney Thorne-Smith is an American actress who is widely known for her role as Alison Parker, a young woman who was often a victim of violence, bad luck, and unfortunate circumstances on Melrose Place.
Her other well-known character was Georgia Thomas on the legal drama show Ally McBeal.
The star was born in San Francisco to Walter Smith and Lora Thorne. Her middle and last names are a combination of her parent’s last names.
When she was about seven years old, her parents divorced. Courtney graduated from Tamalpais High School in Mill Valley in 1985. After high school, she enrolled at the Ensemble Theatre Company in Santa Barbara, CA where she studied to become an actor.
The seasoned actress has been in the show business since she made her debut in 1986. Her first acting job was in the film Lucas where she played Charlie Sheen’s girlfriend Alise.
Here are all other shows and films that she has featured in since then Catherine Bach: The actress’ interesting biography Welcome to 18 (1986) – Lindsey Infidelity (1987) – Robin Revenge of the Nerds II: Nerds in Paradise (1987) – Sunny Day by Day (1988 -1989) – Kristin Carlson/Judy in 33 episodes L.A. Law (1990) – Kimberly Dugan in 6 episodes Breach of Conduct (1994) – Helen Lutz Chairman of the Board (1998) – Natalie Stockwell According to Jim (2001 – 2009) – Cheryl in about 182 episodes. Two and a Half Men (2010 – 2015) – Lyndsey Mackelron in 51 episodes. Site Unseen: An Emma Fielding Mystery (2017) – Emma Fielding. She reprised this role in 2018 and 2019 in Past Malice: An Emma Fielding Mystery and Emma Fielding: More Bitter Than Death. Mom (2020) – She played the role of Sam in season seven episode 17.
As of 2020, Courtney Thorne-Smith net worth is approximately about $10 million. She is dedicated to helping find the cure for breast cancer and thus, to raise awareness of the illness, she appeared in several adverts by Race for the Cure and Susan G.
According to Jim star has been married to her better half Roger Fishman for about 13 years now. The two tied the knot in a secret ceremony in Los Angeles on 1st January 2007.
To keep the news of the impending nuptials from leaking to the press, they applied for a confidential marriage license and did not invite guests, not even their parents.
A year later, on the 11th day of January in 2008, the couple welcomed their son, Jacob Emerson Fishman, into the world.
Courtney Thorne-Smith today is not acting as much as she used to. After Two and a Half Men finalized in 2015, the actress took a step back from the big screen.
Since then, she has had small roles in television series. Her biggest role since then has been as Emma Fielding in Hallmark’s Emma Fielding Mysteries.
Courtney Thorne-Smith lives a quiet life away from social media with her husband and their 12-year-old son Jacob Emerson Fishman.