Shannen Doherty (born April 12, 1971) is an American actress, producer, author, and television director. She was the voice of Teresa Brisby in The Secret of NIMH. She was 11 years old at the time of her role.

Her known roles include Heather Duke in Heathers (1988), Brenda Walsh in Beverly Hills, 90210 (1990-1994), and as Prue Halliwell in Charmed (1998-2001)