Jean Kasem net worth: Jean Kasem is an American actress, model and inventor who has a net worth of $80 million. Jean Kasem first gained notoriety in the 1980s when she appeared on the sitcom Cheers as Loretta, the dumb blonde wife of Carla's ex husband Nick Tortelli. She also appeared on a spinoff show titled The Tortellis for one season in 1987. Jean is known for her trademark blonde hair, large breasts and height (she is 5 foot 10). She was born Jean Thompson and has been married to radio legend Casey Kasem since 1980. Jean was born and raised in Guam. Outside of acting, Jean Kasem is an active inventor who has 11 patents with the US patent office. Her patents are all related to the infant crib industry. Jean is the founder of the Little Miss Liberty Round Crib Company.