Shelley Hennig - Beauty Queen turned award winning Actress

15 Jun 2018 | Irina Silva

Shelley Hennig is an American model who began her modeling career with Miss Louisiana Teen USA 2004. Having made her determination clear, she went onto win the title and securing her position at the nationals.

She is quite a catch as she also won the Miss Teen USA 2004 making her a first from Louisiana to have won any national title. She had a one year modeling contract with Trump Modeling Management along with a scholarship to The New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts.


Shelley Hennig - Beauty Queen turned award winning Actress


Shelley is also a skilled dancer, having won many accolades in various dancing competitions. She enjoys jotting down her thoughts in threads of poetry, two of her works have been published in the Young Authors Book of Poetry.

On 20th April 2007, Hennig was zeroed in on the cast of Days of Our lives getting to portray the role of Stephanie Johnson.  She was nominated for 37th Daytime Emmy Award in the Outstanding Younger Actress In a drama series category in 2010. From year 2011 to 2012, she enacted the character of Diana Meade in the series The Secret Circle which is based on the works of L.J.Smith.


Shelley Hennig - Beauty Queen turned award winning Actress

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Shelly was also casted as Malia Tate, a character on the MTV series Teen Wolf. She was a series regular by the time the series hit season 4.The American actress has also made appearances in films like Ouija and Unfriended. As for her recent, she is seen in an assisting role playing photographer Carrie Grey in a Netflix rom-com, When We First Met.

With poetry, dance, modeling, acting Shelly is a definite stellar for one can count stars but not her creative outlets. She has done television, films and even some music videos, who knows what is on her mind next.

What do you guys think she might set her foot into next? Let us know in the comments below.