Several people have gained the limelight through their connections with renowned personalities and Scott Senechal can be regarded as one of them. He is known to the world because of his ex-wife, Annie Potts, a world-famous actress.
Scott Senechal’s Family
Scott Senechal was born on April 10, 1948, in Drake, North Dakota, USA. Scott maintained a very low-key profile and not much is known about his family, siblings, etc. He rose to prominence after getting married to the beautiful actress, Annie Potts.
Annie Hampton Potts was born on October 28, 1952, in Nashville, Tennessee, and was the third child of Dorothy Harris (née Billingslea) and Powell Grisette Potts. She has two siblings, Mary Eleanor Hovious and Elizabeth Grissette Potts. They grew up in Franklin, Kentucky, where she graduated from Franklin-Simpson High School in 1970. At the age of 20, Annie married her college sweetheart, Steven Hartley. The two divorced in 1978. Annie got married to television actor Greg Antonacci a short while after divorcing her first husband. They were not compatible, however, and they divorced in 1980.
After the divorce, Annie started dating assistant director Scott Senechal. They married in 1981 and Annie had her first child, Clay Samuel Senechal born on April 21, 1981. However, even this marriage was short-lived and ended in divorce in 1989. Annie met producer and director James Hayman in 1989 on the set of Sketches. The two hit it off and got married on 2nd September 1990. They welcomed their first child Doc Hayman in 1992 followed by a second son, Harry Hayman in 1996.
Scott Senechal’s Net worth
Scott Senechal is an assistant director and producer, and is known for They Live, Natural Born Killers, and Thelma & Louise. However, he is known to the wider audience as the ex-husband of the famous actress, Annie Potts. Despite his relation with a world-known celebrity, Scott has kept his personal life away from the paparazzi. Nothing is known about his earnings or net worth.
Annie Potts first garnered critical attention for her performance in the film, “Corvette Summer” for which she was nominated for a Golden Globe Award. Her work in that film would lead to starring roles in the “Ghostbusters” film franchise, and the role that would make her a household name, as Mary Jo Shiveley on the hit 80’s sitcom, “Designing Women”. She won the Genie Award for Best Performance by a Foreign Actress for her role in “Heartaches.” She voiced Bo Peep in the first, second, and fourth films of the Toy Story franchise and in various Disney video games.
She was nominated for a 1994 Primetime Emmy Award for playing Dana Palladino on the CBS sitcom Love & War. She played teacher Louanne Johnson on ABC drama Dangerous Minds for one season and was nominated for Screen Actors Guild Awards in 1998 and 1999 for playing Mary Elizabeth Sims in the Lifetime drama series Any Day Now. Annie has a net worth of $10 million.