Maren Jensen is an American former supermodel and actress, best known for her performance as Lieutenant Athena in the 1970s television series, Battlestar Galactica.
Maren Jensen Biography
Maren Kawehilani Jensen was born on September 23, 1956, in Glendale, California, USA. She was born into a family of three and has an elder brother, Dana and a sister, Kathleen.
Maren’s father is a physician and her mother is a membership secretary with the Los Angeles Zoo. As per her educational background, Maren attended Herbert Hoover High School from 1971 to 1974. She later pursued a major in law and theatre arts after receiving a scholarship to attend the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).
Maren began her career in modelling during college and soon found her way onto fashion magazines like Vogue. She later got a role in the 1977 mystery series, The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries and got more fame after she appeared in Battlestar Galactica (1978).
Maren Jensen then and now
Maren Jensen’s career in the entertainment industry was cut short after she fell victim Epstein-Barr syndrome. She has since recovered and currently lives in the New York metro area.
Maren got married to Johan Kugelberg and shares a daughter with him. Her current life has, however, remained out of the public eye.
Maren Jensen Net Worth
Maren Jensen has a net worth estimated be $15 million which she was able to amass due to her opportunities in the entertainment industry.