Catherine Bachman is a renowned American Actress. Since 1974, Bach has had a chance to take part in several films and television shows. Catherine Bach is best known for playing the role of Daisy Duke in “The Dukes of Hazards” and Anita Lawson in “Young and the Restless.” Read this to know Catherine Bach’s net worth, age, and husband.
Not only was Catherine Bach an amazing actress, but she was also an amazing designer. Since the show’s debut, Dukes of Hazards, Bach put together her own clothes for a whole season. Learn everything you need to know about Catherine Bach down below.
Who is Catherine Bach? Her Early Life.
Catherine Bachman was born on 1st March 1954 to Norma Verdugo and Bernard Bachman in Warren, Ohio. Catherine’s father (a rancher) was of German ancestry, while her mother (an acupuncturist) was of Mexican descent. She was raised alongside her brother, Philip Bachman, on a ranch in South Dakota.
Catherine attended Stevens High School in South Dakota and graduated in 1970. Soon after, she joined The University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), where she majored in drama. At the same time, Bach made money by making and selling clothes to theatre groups and friends.
Catherine Bach Career Info.
Catherine Bach’s first performance was in “The Sound of Music,” a musical by Richard Rogers. Her first role on screen was in the film “The Midnight Man” in 1974. Bach played the role of Natalie Claiburn in the Murder Mystery film. The same year, she landed another role in the movie “Thunderbolt and Lightfoot.”
In 1979-1985, Catherine Bach was the star of the show, The Dukes of Hazards. Her co-stars on the show were John Schneider, James Best, and Tom Wopat. Back then, the Daisy Duke posters even sold about five million copies. Did you know that Catherine Bach’s legs were insured for a million dollars back then?
Bach continued receiving various roles in films and TV shows. Her most recent Television film was Hawaii Five-0 (2015) and My Best Friend (2016). In the middle of her acting years, Bach launched a diamond jewelry line in 2002 at Debenhams.
Catherine Bach Net Worth.
Catherine Bach is yet to disclose her salary as an actress. Being in the acting industry for about 40 years, she has increased her worth every year. Today, Catherine Bach’s net worth stands at a whopping $10 million.
The film, Thunderbolt, and Lightfoot earned about $25 million on the box office. As for the movie Hustle, its box office earnings were $10.3 million. You Again (2010) made a total of $32.8 million in the box office.
In 1992, Bach purchased an Encino Compound for $1.8 million. At the time, she was to star in “African Skies,” a Canadian Drama Series.
The compound was located in Royal Oaks and consisted of a swimming pool, detached office bungalow, two-story guest house, farmhouse, and an entertainer’s space.
The main house had seven bathrooms, six bedrooms, a movie theatre, a chef’s kitchen, and a dining area. Catherine Bach sold her Encino Compound recently, last year, for $5.4 million.
Is Catherine Bach Married?
The Dukes of Hazards Star has been married twice in her life. At 22 years, she tied the knot with David Shaw, Angela Lansbury’s stepson, in 1976. However, they divorced in 1981. Catherine and David never had any children together.
In 1990, she then married her second husband, Peter Lopez, who was an entertainment lawyer. They had two children together: Laura and Sophia Lopez. Catherine Bach’s husband, Peter Lopez, was then found dead on 30th April 2010. His death was ruled to be a suicide.
Catherine Bach Children.
Catherine and Peter’s firstborn daughter, Sophia Isabella Lopez, was born in January 1996. As for their youngest daughter, Laura Esmeralda Lopez, she was born in October 1998.
Not much is known about the Lopez daughters. However, in one of Catherine Bach’s posts, she showed a photo of Sofia’s article. Perhaps Sophia Lopez is a writer.
Wiki Bio and Facts
|Full name||Catherine Bachman|
|Age||67 years old|
|Date of Birth||1st March 1954|
|Place of Birth||Warren, Ohio, United States|
|Net worth||$10 Million|
|Husband||Peter Lopez (1990-2010)|
David Shaw (1976-1981)
|Kids||Laura Esmeralda Lopez, Sophia Isabella Lopez|
|Parents||Norma Jean Kucera Verdugo, Bernard Bachman|