Many actors and actresses are highly regarded in the entertainment industry and Danielle Fishel – an actress, a popular television personality, a writer and a director is one of such celebrities. Her name has remained indelible in the hearts of her fans especially viewers who were opportune to watch the TV series Boy Meets World.
Danielle has made several appearances in several movies and television series which include Girl Meets World – a spinoff of Boy Meet World, National Lampoon’s Dorm Daze and its sequel – Dorm Daze 2, as well as Gamebox 1.0.
Danielle Christine Fishel was born in Mesa, Arizona, on the 5th of May 1981 to Rick Fishel, the ex-president of Masimo Corporation, and Jennifer Fishel who is Danielle’s manager. She also has a younger brother known, Christopher Fishel.
The emerging actress has always shown interest in acting and entertainment and had always taken part in programs relating to entertainment and eventually, she began her career in the entertainment industry at the age of 10 by appearing in commercials.
Danielle attended Calabasas high school where she graduated from in 1999. After her high school graduation, she joined the California State University where she bagged a BA in Psychology in 2013.
Danielle Fishel has amassed a handsome amount as her net worth. The entertainer’s current wealth is pegged at $8 million which is mainly from her salaries in the entertainment industry. Considering she has been active in the industry since 1992, this is an amount well deserved.
Other Facts You Need to Know About Danielle Fishel
Her career in the entertainment industry took-off at the tender age of 10 with several television commercials and some guest appearances on TV shows. She was first cast as Jennifer in Full House in 1992, but she came to the limelight in the popular ABC show Boy Meets World where she portrayed the character of Topanga Lawrence. She has appeared in some movies and television shows throughout her career, building up a notable level of fame and recognition.
She reprised her role as Topanga Lawrence in Girl Meets World in 2014. The show lasted several seasons but ultimately ended in 2017. While on the show, Danielle Fishel directed several episodes and even wrote one of the episodes, showing that her talent goes beyond acting.
2. Drunk Driving Incident
Like many celebrities before her, Danielle Fishel was detained for drunken driving. She was arrested on the 20th of December 2007 though she was released shortly afterward. Since then, there have no other reports of Danielle on the wrong side of the law.
3. Social Media Profile
Danielle Fishel is very much active on the social media, her following on both Instagram and Twitter keep increasing daily. Presently, she can boast of over 614k following on her Instagram account while her Twitter handle enjoys a following of 350k.
4. Relationship Status
Danielle was married to her fellow student from California State University – Tim Belusko. The two got married on the 19th of October 2013 and but sadly, their union ended in a divorce in March 2016.
Before getting married, Danielle Fishel was romantically involved with Lance Bass who was a former member of the band – NSYNC, the two started dating in 1999 but called it quits the next year 2000 after which Lance Bass was publicly confirmed to be gay.
Between 2000 and 2001, she was briefly involved with Devon Sawa, a popular Canadian actor who is known for his roles in Final Destination and Nikita. On the 4th of July 2017, Jenson Karp, an American podcaster and writer, announced that he was in a relationship with Danielle. The duo became officially engaged on the 22nd of March 2018.
5. Body Stats
The actress and television personality has the recorded height of 5 feet 1 inch with a commensurate body weight of 57 kg. Her general body stats are 39-26-38 inches for her chest, waist, and hips respectively.
She wears a 36D bra size, a shoe size of 7 US and a size 8 US dress size. Danielle became a spokesperson for Nutrisystem following her revelation of successfully losing 27 pounds on the Nutrisystem diet.