Quick Facts of Elizabeth Joyce Anderson

  • Full NameElizabeth Joyce Anderson
  • Date of Birth30 December, 1958
  • NicknameElizabeth
  • Marital Status Married
  • BirthplaceUSA
  • Ethnicity White
  • ProfessionHorse Trainer
  • Nationality American
  • Eye colour Light Grey
  • Hair colour Brown
  • BuildSlim
  • SpouseWilliam Shatner
  • Height5 Feet 9 Inch
  • EducationDegree in equine and animal science from Purdue University.
  • Online PresenceTwitter
  • Horoscope Capricorn
Elizabeth Shatner

There is a fact that being with someone who has gone through a similar ordeal can help you recover faster. And the example is Elizabeth Shatner who married the person who was also in the ordeal of losing a loved one.

Elizabeth is a former professional horse trainer who is currently pursuing her artistic career. Shatner however, came into limelight when she got married, Canadian actor William Shatner. 

Rise To Prominence

Elizabeth Shatner was born Elizabeth Joyce Anderson on 30 December 1958 in the USA under a birth sign Capricorn. She holds an American nationality and belongs to a white ethnic background. Since the age of 5, Shatner had an interest in horses and when she turned 8 she got her first horse, Gailceno pony.

Regarding her educational qualification, she received a degree in equine and animal science from Purdue University.

Shatner who is famous being the wife of celebrity is a professional horse trainer who started training horses at her tender age. She teaches horseback rides and judges equine competitions. Furthermore, Shatner is named among the Governer’s Advisory Board for World Equestrian Games.

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Furthermore, in 2002, she also appeared as herself in the documentary  E! True Hollywood Story. In the same year, she also appeared in the Splat Attack documentary. Similarly, her other appearances as herself include Gonzo Ballet (2009), American Pickers (2011), and The Captains (2012). Shatner had a recurring role in the TV documentary, The Shatner Project.

Enjoys $100 Million of Spouse

Elizabeth Shatner is an experienced horse trainer whose net worth is still a mystery. It is still under review. Apart from this, she is an artist who paints various pictures and sells them for charitable purposes. The main source of her income is from her horse training profession and art career.

On the other hand, her husband, William Shatner has an estimated net worth of $100 Million and has a salary of $150,000 per episode. Elizabeth Shatner is also a part of her husband Hollywood Charity Horse Show. The earning from the event is donated to the charity for handicapped children.

Elizabeth with her partner and a horse
Elizabeth with her partner and a horse Image Source: Parade

As people have always talked about his $600 Million net worth which he purchased a decade ago are now worth $25 million, he made as to the commercial pitchman for Priceline.com, he always rejects the rumors. Further, Shatner was awarded 125,000 shares for work in the late 1990s. Later, he sold half of his shares and the remaining 65,000 shares were subject to a 1:6 reverse stock split in 2003.

During an interview with Howard Stern, Shatner repeated the speculations to be wrong. Following, he also admitted via Twitter:

“Someone stupid said a stupid thing about me making $600 Million. It ain’t so. Relatives are coming out of the woodwork. Too bad it never happened.”

Well, people are still going on taking these rumors. And on the other hand, he is living a lavish life with his wife and family in the United States of America.

Husband, William Shatner (m. 2001-present)

Professional horse trainer Elizabeth Shatner is a happily married woman. She tied a knot with the famous Candian actor, filmmaker, musician, and spokesperson William Shatner on  February 13, 2001. Their marriage held in Lebanon and became the stepmother to Shatner’s children Leslie Carol Shatner, Lisabeth Shatner, and Melanie Shatner. However, their marriage was a huge issue due to their huge age difference, but they handled the blame quite well and began their new life together.

Elizabeth Shatner with her husband, William Shatner
Elizabeth Shatner with her husband, William Shatner during the Premiere of The Captains Photo Credit: Zimbio 

Shatner along with her husband is living a blissful life with their children. The couple first met each other when they both were grieving for the loss of their former partners. In addition, they both have a mutual love for a horse which made a good cause for the love of each other.

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Moreover, Shatner was previously married to actor Michael Gleen Martin on November 19, 1983. She became his widow after he passed away on August 3, 1997. Moreover, concerning her online presence, she is active on Twitter having more than 6.9 K followers.

Age, Body Measurements

Age: As of November 2018, she is 59-years-old.

Height: 5 feet 9 inches.

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