1. Her first major role was Donna Martin on Beverly Hills, 90210 in 1990, produced by her father.
2. She appeared in a string of made-for-television films, such as A Friend to Die For .
3. Her autobiography, Stori Telling, debuted on top of the New York Times Best Seller list and was named the best celebrity autobiography of 2009.
4. Divorced from playwright Charlie Shanian, Spelling is married to Dean McDermott.
5. Victoria Davey Spelling was born on May 16, 1973 in Los Angeles, California.
6. She is the daughter of Candy . She has a younger brother, Randy, a former actor who as of 2009 works as a life coach.
7. She attended Beverly Hills High School in Beverly Hills, California, but graduated from Harvard-Westlake School in 1991.
8. At age six, Spelling was given acting lessons from an acting coach hired by her father Aaron and subsequently was given guest spots on shows such as The Love Boat, T. J. Hooker, Hotel, Fantasy Island, Vega$, and Saved by the Bell.
9. While starring on 90210, Spelling was cast in a number of made-for-television films, including Co-Ed Call Girl .
10. Subsequently, Spelling appeared in several independent films including The House of Yes .
11. In 2006, Spelling starred as herself in the VH1 sitcom So Notorious, which parodied her public image.
12. In January 2007, she and her second husband Dean McDermott pretended to purchase and operate a bed and breakfast hotel in Fallbrook, California In July 2007, Spelling became a minister to marry a gay couple at Chateau La Rue.
13. A tape of the ceremony was shown on Inn Love. In June 2008, the show returned for a third season under a new title, Tori & Dean: Home Sweet Hollywood.
14. In May 2009, Home Sweet Hollywood was aired for a fourth season.
15. On January 7, 2009, it was reported that Spelling would reprise her role as Donna Martin on the new CW show 90210. She appeared in two episodes as a special guest star.