| Date of Birth :|| Nov 4th, 1970
| Age :||48 Years old
| Net Worth :||25 million
| Married :|| Jason Hoppy (m. 2010–2016), Peter Sussman (m. 1996–1997)
| Height :||1.67 M
Bethenny Frankel is an American reality TV personality. She founded the Skinnygirl Cocktails. In addition, she is also the author of four self-help books. Furthermore, she hosted the talk show, “Bethenny”.
Frankel was born in New York City, New York, US on 4th November 1970. She has an American nationality and belongs to mixed ethnic background of Ashkenazi Jewish and Welsh.
Education and Early Career
Frankel attended multiple schools throughout her early life. She eventually graduated from Pine Crest School in Fort Lauderdale, Florida in 1998. In addition, she also attended the Natural Gourmet Institute in New York City.
Bethenny Frankel father name is Robert J. Frankel and mother name is Bernadette Birk. Talking about her early life, her father left her mother when Frankel was four years old. She had a difficult childhood as her father stopped supporting the family.
Frankel worked as a production assistant on the set of ‘Saved by the Bell’. Next, in 2005, she became a contestant on ‘The Apprentice: Martha Stewart, a reality competition series. She was one of two finalists. She got selected for the reality TV series The Real ‘Housewives of New York City’ in 2008. In addition, she starred in the Bravo reality TV show ‘Bethenny Getting Married?’ During June 2010.
In September 2010, Frankel announced that for some personal reasons she would not be returning for the fourth season of ‘The Real Housewives of New York City’. Later, it was confirmed on October 20, 2014, that she would return to the cast for the seventh season of the show. Her show ‘The Bethenny show’ premiered on September 9, 2013. She has been part of ‘The Cure’, ‘Nightcap’, ‘The Neighbors’, ‘Wish Me Luck’, ‘Hollywood Hills 90028’ and many more.
Her book ‘Naturally Thin: Unleash Your SkinnyGirl and Free Yourself from a Lifetime of Dieting’ was published in March 2009. In December 2009, ‘The SkinnyGirl Dish: Easy Recipes for Your Naturally Thin Life’ was published. In December 2012, she published the novel ‘Skinnydipping’. In April 2011, she created the Skinnygirl cocktail and later sold the company to Fortune Brands’ Beam Global. Furthermore, she celebrated the Midwest launch of Skinnygirl Market Fresh Deli in May 2017.
Bethenny Frankel was married to Peter Sussman, an executive of the entertainment industry. The marriage lasted just a year from 1996 until 1997. Apart from this marriage, she has been involved in numerous other relationships throughout her career.
She was also married to Jason Hoppy, a pharmaceutical sales executive. The couple got engaged on 17th October 2009 and shortly after they decided to get married 28th March 2010. The marriage just lasted for 2 years until 2012. The couple has a daughter Bryn from the marriage. The divorce was finalized on 18 July 2016.
Frankel also dated American Baseball player Alex Rodríguez for a brief period of time. She had a short relationship with Dennis Shields from June 2016 to April 2017. Currently, she has been in a relationship with Russ Theriot, who is an event planner on Long Island.
Net Worth and Salary
Frankel’s current salary is estimated to be around $250,000 per season. In the first three seasons of the show ‘The Real Housewives of New York City’, she earned an alleged $500, 00 salaries. Her current net worth is estimated to be around $ 25 million.
Talking about her body measurement, Frankel stands at 1.67 m tall and weighs 55kg. She has a body measurement of 37-24-36 inches. She has Dark Brown hair color and eye color. She needs a shoe size and a dress size of 8.
Wiki and Facts
Frankel has been rumored to have dated several personalities including Warren Lichtenstein in 2013, and Eric Stonestreet in 2015. In April 2016, she became part of a controversy due to her controversial advice to black women during UBS’s Project Entrepreneur. Frankel’s naked film in the past has also brought some controversies to her career.
Frankel is active on the social media and has a huge number of followers on her Facebook, Twitter as well as Instagram. Her Twitter account (@Bethenny) has more than 1.6M followers. Her official Instagram account (@bethennyfrankel) has also got a huge 1.7M followers. And she has 1M followers on her official Facebook profile.