Shannon Amos – John Amos and Noel J. Mickelson Daughter

By Richard Williams
Published on May 11, 2022, Updated on June 1, 2022

Shannon Amos, former screenwriter and producer, and now, a world traveler.

Grab all the details regarding John Amos and Noel J. Mickelson’s daughter, Shannon Amos.

An American producer and writer who followed her father’s footsteps and was involved in the entertainment industry is Shannon Amos. She is the daughter of famous actors John Amos and Noel Mickelson. She was born and raised in New Jersey.

Shannon is an Irish name, meaning ‘old river,’ and it came from the word Sionainn.

Shannon is Screenwriter by Profession

Shannon started her career following in her father’s footsteps. She was more into the entertainment industry from an early age. Moreover, she was hired by director Ted Demme as a production assistant on MTV’s Hip-Hop show Yo! MTV Raps. Due to her work and interest, she was able to push herself from production assistant to associate producer.

Shannon Amos is spiritual

Despite being a screenwriter and producer, she is mostly seen enjoying life and traveling around the world | Source: Brow Boheme

To date, Shannon has made her appearance in various TV shows, Networking channels, and movies such as BET Network, ESPN, Turner Originals, TVOne,, Tracey Edmond’s AlrightTV, Russell Simmons’ All Def Digital and All Def Music, and Brian Robbin’s AwesomenessTV.

Active in Social Media

Shannon actively uses social media networks. She has 14k followers on her Instagram account (@wellnesstravelmama) and has 780 followers on her Twitter account (@IAmShannonAmos). She also has a YouTube channel (@Shannon Amos) with 167 subscribers.

Shannon Amos Net Worth

Shannon’s net worth is estimated at $7 million as of 2020. She quit her job to travel the world because she was more into a philanthropist. She wanted to go to Asian and African countries to help needy people. This shows that she is a very kind-hearted person.

However, her father’s net worth is not as high as hers. As of 2020, John is 80 years old, and his net worth is estimated at around $4 million. Moreover, her father, John Amos, is one of the famous actors in the movie industry and has gained immense popularity in worldwide attention. He is best known for his role in the CBS series Good Times. He is also a former ex-football player for the Colorado State Rams football team.

Shannon’s Parents’ Relationship

John Amos married Noel J. Mickelson in 1965. He was African-American, and of Ghanaian ancestry and Noel was Ashkenazi Jewish. Together they welcomed a daughter, Shannon Amos, and a son, Kelly C. Amos. However, they ended up divorcing in 1975 and decided to go separate ways.

Shannon Amos with her father

Shannon Amos with her father, John Amos | Source: Shannon’s Instagram

Later, John married Lillian Lehman in 1978. However, the relationship could not last long and ended in a year.

Married, But Not Disclosed

Shannon is a married woman and has a child. Yet, she has not mentioned much about his husband and her child. She might want her personal life low-key and might be living her blissful life with her family. There are no rumors about her past relationship, and there is also no sign of their separation or divorce.

Has a Brother – Kelly Christopher Amos

Shannon was raised with a younger brother, Kelly Christopher Amos. Following their father’s footsteps, he, too, is in the entertainment industry. Now, he is a renowned director, actor, and producer. As the siblings are very close to each other and together, they have a lot in common, and their bond is unbreakable.

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