Shannen Doherty has starred in several motion pictures and television programs. American television western drama series, Father Murphy, marked her television debut.
She was seen playing her first lead role in ‘Little House on the Prairie,’ the western drama television series and the role was reprised by her in three television specials.
In the 1980s she starred in four films, including ‘Heathers,’ the cult classic and ‘The Secret of NIMH,’ the animated dark fantasy adventure film, her performance in the latter was well-received.
Some of her other noteworthy and popular film credits include, ‘Girls Just Want To Have Fun,’ ‘Mallrats,’ ‘Growing the Big One,’ ‘Almost Dead,’ ‘Christmas Caper,’ ‘Sleeping with the Devil,’ and ‘Jailbreakers,’ besides various others.