Shannon Tweed's Wedding: Find Out All the Details of Her Marriage and Relationship
Find out all the details about Shannon Tweed's wedding, her married life, and current relationship status.
Actress and former Playboy playmate Shannon Tweed is best recognized as the wife of KISS member Gene Simmons. She was a long-term partner of the musician since 1983 before they got married in 2011.
Many people are interested to learn about the married life and wedding of Shannon Tweed and Gene Simmons. So below, we've compiled some details about it.
Shannon Tweed and Gene Simmons Had Their Wedding in 2011
Shannon Tweed and Gene Simmons have been in a relationship since 1983, the year they met for the first time. They were together for 28 years before they tied the knot on October 1, 2011. And their wedding was nothing short of an amazing ceremony.
Shannon Tweed and Gene Simmons have been in a relationship since 1983.
Source: Closer Weekly
'It was a giant jam session,' Shannon told People about her wedding ceremony with Gene Simmons. There were 400 guests at the event, and it was quite a huge celebration party too. Her daughter Sophie, 19 years of age at the time, served as maid of honor and even crooned the song for the first dance, Etta James’s 'At Last.'
Shannon and Gene's son Nick, 22 years old at the time, was a groomsman and also performed on stage. The family dog, Snippy, was the ring bearer at the wedding.
Gene Simmons was very happy with how the wedding ceremony proceeded at the Beverly Hills Hotel on Sunset Boulevard. 'It was a great evening of music and fun,' he said.
The couple's children were also glad that their parents had decided to tie the knot after 28 years of being together.
'After 28 years of two loose strings, our parents have finally decided to tie the knot,' son Nick and daughter Sophie wrote in a letter. 'Our Mother will share our horrendous hyphenate of a last name and our Father’s life… well, it doesn’t change much.'
Shannon Tweed Began Her Career as a Model
Shannon Tweed began her career as a model and competed in several beauty pageants. She finished third at the Miss Ottawa competition in 1978. She became the Playboy Playmate of the Month three years later and rose to fame as Miss November 1981 for Playboy magazine.
Shannon Tweed became a Playboy playmate during her modeling career.
In 1982, Shannon began her film career. She appeared in the soap opera named 'Falcon Crest' in 1981. In 1982, she became Playmate of the Year.
Later, as she entered acting, Shannon made somewhat of a name for herself as a 'B movie queen.' It was because she's made appearances in numerous low-budget 'erotic thrillers' and adventure movies.
So far, she's been in over 60 films such as 'Hot Dog…The Movie,' 'Detroit Rock City,' 'Night Eyes 3,' and 'Dead by Dawn.'
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