Shari Belafonte was bornon 22 September 1954 in New York City, U.S., American, is Actress, Model. Shari Lynn Belafonte is an American actress, writer, singer as well as a former Playboy model. She is popular for her portrayal of the character ‘Julie Gillette’ on the ABC prime-time drama series ‘Hotel’. She started her career as a model and has posed in front of the camera for top brands like Calvin Klein. She eventually moved on to acting and has also worked as an assistant director. She is a singer as well and recorded two albums in the late 1980s. While she is better known as a television actress, she has also made quite a few appearances in films. Her movie credits include the popular biography/drama movie on musician Tom Sullivan, titled ‘If You Could See What I Hear’. Besides her career in the show business, she is actively engaged in educating the youth about health issues and has worked as a spokesperson for the diet supplement ‘Slim-Fast’.
In the 1990s, she appeared in the drama series ‘Beyond Reality’ and ‘Hey Arnold!’, and films like ‘Fire, Ice and Dynamite
Shari signed a contract with the Metronome Records and recorded two albums titled ‘The Eyes of Night’ and ‘Shari’ in 1987 and 1989, respectively
In 1983, Shari was offered a main role on the ABC prime-time drama series ‘Hotel’
She made her first appearance in a film in 1982 when she played the role of ‘Heather Johnson’ in the biography/drama film, ‘If You Could See What I Hear’, based on the life story of the legendary blind musician ‘Tom Sullivan’
’She also started taking an interest in music during the 1980s