Quick Facts of Shannon Purser

  • Full NameShannon Purser
  • Date of Birth27 June, 1997
  • NicknameShannon
  • Marital Status Unmarried
  • BirthplaceAtlanta, Georgia
  • Ethnicity White
  • ProfessionActress
  • Nationality American
  • Active Year2016–present
  • Eye colour Light Brown
  • Hair colour Brown
  • Height 5 feet and 9 inch
  • Weight143 lbs
  • EducationKennesaw State University
  • Online PresenceInstagram, Twiiter,Facebook
  • Horoscope Cancer
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Do you remember who portrayed the role of Barbara Holland in the TV drama Stranger Things aired on Netflix? If you are not aware of the fact then the actress is none other than Shannon Purser. Sophi made her film debut as June Acosta in horror film Wish upon in 2017.

Purser also starred in the American teen comedy-drama film Sierra Burgess Is a Loser alongside Alice Lee and Kristine Forseth. Here are all the details you are searching about American actress Purser such as her bio, wiki, career, personal life, and so on. Stay tuned to us to know everything.

Who Is Shannon Purser? Bio And Wiki

Shannon Purser was born on 27th June 1997, in Atlanta, Georgia. There is no information about her parents and siblings. Her zodiac sign is Cancer.

As per her citizenship, she is American and belongs to white ethnicity. Concerning her educational background, she attended Kennesaw State University in the USA. At the age of 15, Shannon worked in a theatre in her hometown. She is currently 21 years old.

How Much Net Worth Does Shannon Purser Have?

Shannon Purser earns a colossal sum of money from her acting career. However, she hasn’t disclosed the exact figure of her net worth yet. Analyzing her works and success, she must have the net worth in thousand dollars mark.

Similarly, Purser has given her full effort to every role she performs. She hasn’t only been able to pull off each role with perfection but also has made decent income or earnings from her profession. Although she hasn’t disclosed the actual amount of salary yet, we assume that she enjoys a considerable salary as an actress from the TV industry.

For her roles in one of the highest paying television series Stranger Things, she was obviously paid an average amount of money as a salary. Her co-stars David Harbour, Charlie Heaton, and Noah Schnapp, were paid the amount of $350,000, $150,000 and $250,000 respectively.

Shannon is passionate about designer clothes and also loves expensive things as we can see her beautiful pictures and notice it. So, we can undoubtedly say that she has a jaw-dropping wealth because of which she has kept her life a high profile.

On the other hand, one of her American supernatural horror film Wish Upon grossed $23.5 million and Life of the Party grossed $65.9 million at the box office. Besides, she has a total of 1.4 M followers on her Instagram account which considerably helps her to make $15,000 per post.

Is Shannon Purser Dating? Know About Her Boyfriend

Shannon Purser loves to keep her private life very secrete. So far, Purser is not married and is not dating anyone at the current moment. Furthermore, there are also no records of her past relationships and rumors of her current affairs too.

However, on 8th April 2017, Purser came out as bisexual over Twitter. Before the declaration, she went through a depressing situation because of her humble faith regarding sexuality. Despite her emotional battle, the actress finally became strong enough to come out of the closet.

In addition, Purser helped other LGBTQ people to fight their battle and come out of the cell. She raises voice against the body shaming activities along with the LGBTQ. Therefore, she promotes brands like aerie which supports against body shaming and plus-size models.

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After coming out as bisexual, she seems so busy in her professional life that Shannon has no time to make boyfriend and go on romantic dating with them. Hence, she is very dedicated to her career. Moreover, Shannon is a strong-minded lady who has a vision of making more name and fame in the upcoming days.

As of now, she hasn’t mentioned any plans of getting married and having a caring handsome husband anytime sooner.

Shannon Purser Career, TV shows, Movies

An American actress, Shannon Purser has performed in both TV series and movies. Here is the list of some of her notable films and TV series.


  • 2017: Wish Upon as June Acosta
  • 2018: Life of the Party as Connie and Sierra Burgess Is a Loser as Sierra Burgess

TV shows

  • 2016–2017: Stranger Things as Barbara “Barb” Holland 6 episodes
  • 2017 7: 4th Golden Globe Awards as Barbara “Barb” Holland Cameo; the opening number
  • 2017–present: Riverdale as Ethel Muggs Recurring role
  • 2018: Rise as Annabelle Bowman 10 episodes and Final Space as Additional Voices 3 Episodes

What Is Shannon Purser’s Height And Weight?

Shannon Purser stands at the height of 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs 143 lbs or 65 Kg. Furthermore, she has a chubby and round body figure with light brown hair color and brown eye color.

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Meanwhile, her actual body measurement, as well as shoe size and bra size, are missing.