Teresa Kelly is an American actor who is known for her appearance in some notable movies like The Trial of Billy Jack, Billy Jack Goes to Washington, and Breakin’. In this post, I’ll speak more about her life away from the screens: her early life and birth, marital life, net worth, and lots more. Below are some noteworthy facts about Teresa.
Teresa Kelly Quick Facts
Full name at birthTheresa Kay LaughlinPlace of birthLos Angeles, USDate of birthSeptember 25, 1955NationalityAmericanEthnicityCaucasianOccupationActress and fashion designerNet worth$13 millionParentsTom Laughlin and Delores TaylorSiblingsChristina Laughlin and Frank LaughlinSpouseUnknownZodiac signLibra
Birth and parentage
Teresa Kelly was born to Tom Laughlin (father) and Delores Taylor (mother) in Pacific Palisades, Los Angeles, United States of America. Her date of birth is September 25, 1955, and she is age 67 currently. She grew up with her parents and her siblings, Christina Laughlin and Frank Laughlin.
Tom Laughlin, Teresa’s dad was a big figure in the filming industry at the time of Teresa’s birth and she went into acting at a tender age. Kelly attended Palisades Charter High School. At 18, she had already been featured in five films and had appeared in a TV series. She was also part of a touring schedule in the same year.
However, she left filming industry and proceeded to college. She also moved to New York where she attended art school. While in art school, she was a hairstylist and photographer for magazines namely, Geo, Seventeen, and Life. Thereafter, she attended the Parsons School of Design.
Before proceeding with her tertiary education, Teresa had already appeared in various movies and TV series. She had also worked as a photographer and hair stylist. After school, Teresa worked for various companies before opening a private customer business.
The business location was a room in which she made couture clothing for high-profile clients that included celebrities. She had both wholesale and retail stores for her evening-wear clothing line. Teresa’s clothing business met huge success with prominent clients and investors. David Letterman also became a business partner.
Sadly, her family witnessed an issue that resulted in her closing the business. Shortly after, she was recruited by a boutique PR firm. At present, she owns a studio in New York, TC Laughlin Public Relations Group, where she’s a designer.
The one-time actress cum hair stylist has amassed a large fortune for herself over the years. Her net worth sits at an impressive $1.9 million. Her success in the filming industry accounts for a large part of this figure.
Teresa Kelly is unmarried at the moment. Also, there are no clues as to whether she has a boyfriend or not and she has not addressed the public on the matter. Regarding her past lovers, information available at the moment makes no mention of such.
While growing up, Teresa appeared in several movies because she was born into a family that was already in the filming business. Her movies are listed below alongside the roles she played and the movie’s release years.
Billy Jack (1971) as Carol
E! True Hollywood Story as Teresa
Breakin’ (1984) as Vicky
The Trial of Billy Jack (1974) as Carol
Billy Jack Goes to Washington (1977) as Carol
Born Losers (1967) as pedestrian
The Merv Griffin Show (1962)
What’s My Line? (1968) as additional crew
It appears Teresa put an end to her acting career when she decided to further her education to the tertiary level. Despite reaching a significant age, let’s hope she’ll get married soon. If she does, you can trust us to keep you updated with such information.