In 1999, she appeared as Tawny in the film Love Stinks.She also had roles in Critical Mass in 2000 and Pauly Shore Is Dead in 2003.The USA Network series featured a team of police officers who patrolled the beaches of Santa Monica, California on bicycles.
Moakler enjoyed some aspects of her reign as Miss USA, such as celebrity pool tournaments.
However, she has complained that the experience required her to "sign autographs at places like Bob's Home Furnishing Rentals." She was also forced to live with a pageant chaperone, who made sure she dressed and acted appropriately.
Following allegations that reigning Miss California USA Carrie Prejean had posed for risqué photos and violated terms of her contract, Donald Trump decided that there had been no breach and therefore declined to strip Prejean of her crown.
Moakler then resigned as co-director for the pageant on May 13, 2009, stating "I cannot with a clear conscience move forward supporting and promoting the Miss Universe Organization when I no longer believe in it, or the contracts I signed committing myself as a youth." Beginning in 1998, Moakler was a regular on the television drama Pacific Blue.
On the 120th episode of NBC's Minute to Win It (aka The Last Beauty Standing) which aired just before the 2010 Miss Universe contest on August 23, 2010, Moakler was the Last Beauty Standing among 10 contestants and was the top winner with 0,000 for her charity.
In 1997, Moakler played Jaime in Poison Ivy: The New Seduction.Moakler later moved to New York City and then to Los Angeles.Shanna Moakler, at the age of 17, represented Rhode Island in the Miss Teen USA pageant in 1992.Moakler has said "it wasn't a planned pregnancy, but it was understood if it happened it was beautiful and if it didn't that was fine too." In December 2000, Moakler filed a .5 million palimony suit against her ex-fiancé, claiming he was an alcoholic, abusive to her and to their daughter, and that he used them "as props to promote his public image." Travis Barker, drummer for the bands Blink-182, 44, Box Car Racer and The Transplants and formerly of The Aquabats, proposed to Moakler in the elevator entrance to the Haunted Mansion ride at Disneyland.Barker paid off one of the ride operators so that the couple could have the space to themselves for a few minutes and then got down on one knee and proposed. Have you been trying to get your man to propose or agree to be exclusive?