Shanola Hampton Biography

(Actress, Director, Producer)

More about the relationship

Shanola is married to Daren Dukes. He is also an American actor and producer.

The couple married on March 11, 2000. They welcome their daughter Cai MyAnna Duker in January 2014. Likewise, their son Daren O.C. Dukes was born in May 2016.

The family happily resides in Los Angeles now.


  • Shanola is professionally trained in combat and fencing.
  • She is an atheist.
  • The actress is trained in hand-to-hand combat and fencing.
  • She is fond of Italian cuisine.

Relationship Facts of Shanola Hampton

  • Shanola Hampton is married to Daren Dukes.
  • Shanola Hampton married on March 11, 2000.
  • 💑 Anniversary in 210 days 💑
  • She is mother of Two (Daren O.C. Dukes and Cai MyAnna Dukes).
  • Shanola Hampton is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • Her sexual orientation is straight.

Who is Shanola Hampton?

Shanola Hampton is an American actress, director, and producer. She is popular for portraying Veronica Fisher on Showtime dramedy Shameless.

Shanola Hampton: Age, Parent, Ethnicity

Shanola was born on May 27, 1977. She is of Afro-American origin born and brought up in  Charleston, South Carolina, U.S.

Her father Gralin N. Hampton was a pastor in the local church. Shanola used to go with her father and used to sing in church choir groups from her childhood.

Likely her mother’s name is Anne Hampton. Shanola has two sisters Andrea Hampton, and  Felicia Richardson.


Shanola attended Summerville High School. She earned a Theater degree with an emphasis in Performance from Winthrop University.

Similarly, she then received her Masters’s Degree in Fine Arts from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Over that she has also worked at the Goose Island Brewery during the time she was studying.

Shanola Hampton: Career, Professional life

Shanola started her career when she was continuing her studies. She has a small role in the musical play The Gift at Tiffany Theatre in 2000.

And later after graduating, she appeared in various television shows, such as Electra Woman and Dyna Girl, Reba, Popular, Strong Machine, Scrubs, Related, and Pepper Dennis.

Likewise, she debuted in movies playing as Sarah in the the2002 film Love and Basketball. Then 2005, she portrayed Charlotte in The Mostly Unfabulous Social Life of Ethan Green and then subsequently was also seen in The Hanged Man, You Again and They Die by Dawn.

Besides it, she gets popular in the year 2013 after playing Kalindra Stepney in the movie Things Never Said. The actress is well known for playing the lead role of Veronica Fisher in the family comedy-drama series Shameless. The drama has already completed its eleven seasons and is on its 12 seasons.

Other than that, Shanola has also featured television series such as Christmas in the City and Stalker. She has been part of popular projects like Netflix’s Deadly Illusions. It premiered worldwide on March 18, 2021.

Shanola Hampton: Salary, Net Worth

Shanola has amassed a net worth of around $1 million as of 2022.

It was said that the average salary for the star of Shameless was at least $125,000 per episode. And so Shanola also must receive a good salary.

Shanola Hampton: Rumor and controversy

The star has always maintained her professional and personal life separately. And so there is no rumors of news about her in the media.

Similarly, she also doesn’t involve in any type of controversial activities.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

The actress has an average height of 5 ft 3 inches and weighs around 55 kg. She has a well-maintained figure with a measurement of 32-24-32 inches.

In addition, she has black hair with dark brown eyes.

Social media

Shanola has accumulated over 1.3M followers on her Instagram account, over 118K followers on Facebook, and more than 248K followers on Twitter.


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