Denise Dowse Bio, Death, Husband, Age, Net Worth, Career, Family

Facts About Denise Dowse

Celebrated Name Denise Dowse
Age 64 Years Old
Nick Name Denise Dowse
Birth Name Denise Y Dowse
Birth Date 1958-02-21
Gender Female
Profession Actress
Place Of Birth Honolulu, Territory of Hawaii
Birth Nation USA
Nationality American
Ethnicity Mixed
Sisters Tracey
University Norfolk State University
Religion Christian
Horoscope Pisces
Marital Status Never Married
Net Worth $1 Million – $5 Million
Source of Wealth Entertainment Industry
Height 5 feet 6 in
Weight 60 Kg
Hair Color Wite
Eye Color Dark Brown
Death Date 13th August 2022
Cause Of Death Meningitis Illness
Links Wikipedia Instagram

Denise Dowse was an American actress and director who was renowned for her roles as Mrs. Yvonne Teasley in the television series “Beverly Hills, 90210” (1991–2000), Judge Rebecca Damsen in “The Guardian” (2001–2004), and Dr. Rhonda Pine in “Insecure”. She appeared in numerous TV series and films, such as ALF, Full House, Murphy Brown, Seinfeld, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, ER, Charmed, Shark, The Mentalist, Monk, House, Bio-Dome (1996), Starship Troopers (1997), A Civil Action (1998), Ray (2004), Coach Carter (2005) and The Call (2013). Sadly, Denise passed away following a battle with severe meningitis. She was 64.

How did Denise Dowse die?

Denise Dowse died on 13th August 2022. She dies at 64. She fell into a coma in August 2022, in connection with a meningitis illness. The tragic news of her demise was announced by actress sister Tracey. She penned down, “I want to take this moment to thank our friends and family for all of the love and prayers”. She further added, “It is with a very heavy heart that I inform everyone that my sister, Denise Dowse, has gone forward to meet our family in eternal life”. Previously, her sister Tracey asked the fans for their support on Aug 6 in a Facebook post. She wrote: “Denise Yvonne Dowse was the most amazing sister, a consummate, illustrious actress, mentor, and director. She was my very best friend and final family member.” “Denise loved all of you. I know that she is watching over us,” Tracey concluded. 

What was Denise Dowse Known For?

  • Being an American actress and director.
  • For her roles as Mrs. Yvonne Teasley in the television series “Beverly Hills, 90210” (1991–2000).

Where was Denise Dowse From?

Denise Dowse was born on 21st February 1958 in Honolulu, Territory of Hawaii, the USA. Her birth name was Denise Yvonne Dowse. She held American nationality and her ethnicity was Mixed. For the last time, she celebrated her 64th birthday. She was the daughter of a naval officer. She grew up with her sister, Tracey.  She attended Norfolk State University from where she graduated with the degree in Bachelor of Arts.

Denise Dowse Career Timeline

  • It was in 1989 that Denise began her career playing Angela Quartermane in an episode of the television series “Almost There”.
  • In the same year, she appeared in numerous TV series, such as ALF, Full House, Murphy Brown, Seinfeld, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, ER, Charmed, Shark, The Mentalist, Monk, and House.
  • She appeared as a recurring character known as Vice Principal McBride in the television series California Dreams (1993-1994). 
  • She appeared as Judge Rebecca Damsen on “The Guardian” from 2001 through 2004.
  • She has provided the voice of Officer Shirley in the Nickelodeon animated series Rocket Power (2000-2004). 
  • In 2005, she was seen in the comedy film “Guess Who”. 
  • Denis Dowse played the role of  Carol Austin in Season 3 of The Resident. Carol Austin was Yee Austin’s wife and the adoptive mother of AJ Austin. However, in seasons 4 and 5, she was replaced by actress Summer Selby. The reason why she was replaced on the show is unknown. 
  • She then came to huge fame after her role as Yvonne Teasley on “Beverly Hills, 90210”.
  • In 2020, she appeared as Valeria in the thriller film Fatale.
  • In 2021, she appeared in the TV series “Three Days”, “The Wedding Games”, and “Bronzeville”. 
  • She directed the film “Remember Me: The Mahalia Jackson Story,” starring Ledisi, Corbin Bleu, Keith David, and Vanessa Williams. The film, which has not yet been released, is about gospel singer and activist Mahalia Jackson.

Was Denise Dowse Married?

Denise Dowse was not married in her lifetime and she was still single at the time of her death. There is no news and rumors about her affairs and relationship with the media. She lived a single life during her whole life. Her sexual orientation was straight. 

What is Denise Dowse’s Net Worth?

Denise Dowse was a talented and successful actress whose net worth was estimated to have between $1 Million – $5 Million at the time of her death. Her main source of wealth was from the entertainment industry. Prior to her death, she was living a lavish and comfortable lifestyle from her career earnings. 

How tall was Denise Dowse?

Denise Dowse was a beautiful actress with a height of 5 feet 6 inches. Her body weight consisted of 60 KG. She had a pair of dark brown eyes and her hair color was white. Her body type was average.