Shelley Duvall net worth: Shelley Duvall is an American actress who has a net worth of $5 million dollars. Shelley Duvall was born in Houston, Texas, and began her professional career as a cosmetics salesperson. Director Robert Altman stumbled across her at a party, and cast her in his film "Brewster McCloud". This led to work in subsequent Robert Altman films, as well as roles in other projects. She went on to appear in such projects as "McCabe & Mrs. Miller", "Love, American Style", "Nashville", "Bernice Bobs Her Hair", "3 Women", and "Annie Hall". 1980 proved to be her breakout year, when she co-starred in the now classic films, "The Shining" and "Popeye". She has since enjoyed a steady career as both an actress and producer. She has appeared in such projects as "Time Bandits", "L.A. Law", "Frasier", "The Portrait of a Lady", "Homefries", and "Wishbone". She also produced the popular, "Fairie Tale Theatre" series, as well as other series for children and teens.