Ann Pennington: Where Is Shaun Cassidy’s Ex-wife Now?

Ann Pennington

Ann Pennington is an American model and actress. She is also known as the former wife of Shaun Paul Cassidy. Ann’s ex-husband Shaun is an American singer, actor, writer, and producer. Born into a show business family, Shaun is the son of actress and singer Shirley Mae Jones and the late actor, singer, and theater director Jack Cassidy. Shaun has written and produced several critically acclaimed television series.

Ann Pennington: Bio Summary

Name Ann Pennington
Famous as *ex-wife of Shaun Cassidy
*model, actress
Age 73 years old as of 2023
Date of birth June 3, 1950
Place of birth Seattle, Washington, United States
Nationality American
Spouse Stephan H Wilson, Shaun Cassidy
Children Caitlin Cassidy, John Cassidy, and Jessica Ann Wilson
Sibling Janice Pennington

Who Is Shaun Cassidy’s Ex-wife, Ann Pennington?

Ann Victoria Pennington was born on June 3, 1950, in Seattle, Washington, United States. She is 73 years old as of 2023. She grew up in San Diego, California. Her parents’ details are unavailable. She has a sister called Janice Maurine Pennington who was born on July 8, 1942, in Seattle, Washington, United States.

Janice Pennington is a former model and was one of the original “Barker’s Beauties” models on The Price Is Right. There isn’t much information about Ann Pennington’s early life and family. Ann became a model and actress. She is a former Playboy playmate. She served as Playboy magazine’s Playmate of the Month for its March 1976 issue.

Ann Pennington’s centerfold was photographed by Pompeo Posar and Phillip Dixon. As a model, Ann has appeared on game shows. She appeared as a substitute in 1976 on the version of The Nighttime Price Is Right hosted by Dennis James. She has appeared in commercials and for photos illustrating stories in Cosmopolitan magazine.

Ann Pennington appeared as herself on “Playboy’s Playmate Party”, “Card Sharks”, “The National Leukemia Broadcast Council Honors Shirley Jones”, “Playboy Mid Summer Night’s Dream Party 1985, and “Playboy Playmates: The Early Years”. As an actress, Ann has appeared in only three films, according to her IMDb page.

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Ann Pennington was uncredited for her appearance in the film “Funny Lady”. She played the role of Maydell’s Girl in “The Winds of Autumn” and Catherine in the TV Movie, Long Time Gone.

Ann Pennington Has Been Married Three Times

Ann Pennington is currently unmarried but she has been married three times in her life. She married her first husband Stephan H Wilson on December 17, 1967. She and Stephan have one child, a daughter. Their daughter Jessica Ann Wilson was born on 8 July 1970. Ann and Stephan decided to end their marriage.

The two got divorced in July 1975. Ann Pennington found love again after she met singer, actor, writer, and producer Shaun Paul Cassidy. While Shaun was her second husband, she was Shaun’s first wife. Shaun is eight years younger than Ann. The two got married on December 1, 1979, in a ceremony at Shaun’s hilltop home overlooking the San Fernando Valley.

Ann Pennington And Shaun Cassidy

According to reports, Shaun Cassidy and Ann Pennington went on a two-week honeymoon. Their marriage has been blessed with two children. Their daughter Caitlin Ann Cassidy was born on November 25, 1981. Caitlin is a professional makeup artist. Ann and Shaun welcomed a son John Cassidy also known as Jake on 27 February 1985.

Jake served as a production assistant for the Series, “The Agency” and writer’s production assistant for “The Mountain”. Unfortunately, things did not work out between Ann Pennington and her then-husband Shaun Cassidy. On July 4, 1993, Ann and Shaun got divorced. Ann then married her third husband Peter Andrew Brinkman on October 31, 1993.

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They remained married until February 2005 when Peter passed away. Ann’s ex-husband Shaun also remarried after their divorce. Shaun Cassidy married actress Susan Diol on May 7, 1995. They have one daughter, Juliet Cassidy born in 1998. Their marriage ended on March 1, 2003. Shaun married his third and current wife producer Tracey Lynne Turner.

Shaun and Tracey have been married since August 28, 2004. They have four children: Caleb Cassidy (b. 2005), Roan Howard Cassidy (b. 2006), Lila Cassidy (b 2008), and Mairin Cassidy (b 2011). Their union has been able to survive for 19 years as of 2023. They are still enjoying a blissful married life.

Where Is Shaun Cassidy’s Ex-wife Now?

Shaun Cassidy’s ex-wife, Ann Pennington has stayed away from the spotlight in recent times. She is said to be enjoying her “golden years” in Brentwood California, USA. She hasn’t been involved in any controversies or rumors. She is still alive as of 2023. There hasn’t been any news of her battling any health issues so it is assumed that she is healthy and strong.

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