Shalane McCall

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Shalane McCall
Born (1972-09-16) September 16, 1972 (age 51)
OccupationRetired actress
Years active1980–1988
Trent Valladares
(m. 1989)

Shalane McCall (born September 16, 1972) is a former American child actress and model, best known for appearing for five seasons (1983–1988) on the hit CBS prime-time soap opera Dallas playing Charlotte "Charlie" Wade, the daughter of Jenna Wade (Priscilla Presley).[1][2]


Shalane McCall was born and raised in North Hollywood, California, the daughter of Clark McCall and Cherie Holton. She began modeling and appearing in commercials at the age of 9.[2] In 1982, McCall made her acting debut in small role on an episode of Silver Spoons. The following year, she was cast to play Jenna Wade's daughter on Dallas, a role she continued for five seasons. McCall, along with her childhood friend Kelly Hyman,[3] [4]was nominated for a Youth in Film Award.[5][6]

Her final acting role to date was a guest spot in an April 1988 episode of The New Leave It to Beaver.

In October 1989, at age 17, McCall married musician Trent Valladares, of the band Clyde.[7]


  1. ^ Matthews, Cherie (August 7, 1987). 'Dallas' Daughter plays no-peek, Modesto Bee
  2. ^ a b Toepfer, Susan (January 11, 1988). As Dallas' New Teen Steam Queen, Shalane McCall Sure Has a Leg to Stand on, People
  3. ^ "Courtroom Drama - California Business Journal". April 18, 2019.
  4. ^ "From Getting McDonald's with Brad Pitt to Fox News Commentator: How Child Actor Kelly Hyman Entered Politics".
  5. ^ Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a Daytime TV Series - IPFS
  6. ^ "Kelly Hyman". IMDb.
  7. ^ Smith, Stacy Jenel (25 November 2006). Ask Stacy: Dish More on 'Heroes' Star Masi Oka[permanent dead link], National Ledger

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