Shannon Tweed-Simmons is a Canadian actress and model. She is well known for mainstream erotica and fits into the genre of ‘erotic thrillers’. Tweed has been in a few popular shows such as “Falcon Crest”, HBO’s “1st & Ten” and “Days of Our Lives”. She has also been the centerfold for Playboy (1981) and Playboy’s Playmate of the year (1982) & was also romantically linked with Hugh Hefner.
She also was the narrator for the reality show, “Ex-Wives of Rock”. For those of you who may NOT know of her from her acting/modeling, she is the wife of KISS co-lead singer & bassist, Gene Simmons.
Shannon has 2 children with Gene, Nick & Sophie. In 2006, the Simmons brood premiered in their very own reality tv show, on A&E, “Gene Simmons Family Jewels”, which took a look at the life of the family which had some extremely funny moments and bad moments as well. The show ran for 7 seasons. The most watched episode was when Simmons proposed to Tweed after she had given him an ultimatum to make an honest woman out of her after their almost 3 decade courtship (at that time).
Now, you can find Tweed-Simmons living the lush life in Beverly Hills, California in a huge, beautiful mansion juggling family and all of her side jobs like a boss. You’ve got to give this woman mad props...it can’t be easy being married to Gene Simmons!!