Kris Jenner is considered the sexiest grandmother in showbiz. She became famous thanks to the show “Keeping Up with the Kardashians”. After the show started, the star became her daughters’ manager, organizing their dates and supporting them in their careers. Previously, she worked as a flight attendant, then founded her own company “Jenner Communications”. Moreover, she has also published two books, her autobiography, and a cookbook, “In the Kitchen with Kriss: A Kollection of Kardashian-Jenner Family Favorites”.
What is Kris Jenner’s net worth?
The American businesswoman, reality television star, author, media personality, and producer, Kris Jenner has a net worth of $170 million at the time this article is written. She is probably most famous for being the mother of reality stars Kendall Jenner, Kim Kardashian, Kyle Jenner, Khloe Kardashian, and Kourtney Kardashian, and for starring in the reality show “Keep Up with the Kardashians”.
Childhood and teenage years
On November 5, 1955, Kris Jenner was born, by her full name Kristen Mary Houghton, in San Diego, California. Her parents are Robert True Houghton and Mary Jo Shannon. She had a rocky childhood, saying that her parents were always fighting and her father had a toxic personality.
When Kris was seven years old, her parents divorced and her mother received full custody of the children because of the domestic issues. Kris and her younger sister Karen were raised by their mother in Clairemont, California.
Kris’s mother remarried after a few years to a man named Harry Shannon.
In 1973 Kris Jenner graduated from Clairemont High School. After her studies, Kris worked at a donut store and for one year, she was a flight attendant at American Airlines.
Kris Jenner also runs Jenner Communications, which is based in L.A. She nicknamed herself “momager” for being the manager of her five daughters’ careers.
In November 2011 Kris Jenner released the autobiography “Kris Jenner…and All Things Kardashian” and in October 2014 published “In the Kitchen with Kris: A Kollection of Kardashian-Jenner Family Favorites”.
The show “Keeping Up with The Kardashians” on The E! premiered in 2007, and Ryan Seacrest was originally an executive producer.
During the reality show, the members went through divorces, various illnesses, illegal substance abuse, and scandals. The members of this family launched several successful brands, cosmetics, and underwear, and became businesspeople, all with the help of this show. Kylie Jenner was the youngest multimillionaire in the world, at just 21 years old.
After its debut in 2007, the unscripted series “Keeping Up With the Kardashians” went from half-hour episodes to hour-long episodes, and several spin-offs were launched, such as “Kourtney and Kim Take Miami”, “Kourtney & Kim Take the Hamptons”, “Kourtney and Khloe Take Miami”, “Dash Dolls”, “Khloe & Lamar”, “Rob & Chyna”, “I Am Cait” and “Life With Kylie”.
Even though the reality show on E! has ended, there’s a very good chance we’ll see more of the Kardashians.
Kris Jenner co-founded the cosmetics company KKW Beauty with her daughter Kim Kardashian in 2017. The cosmetics corporation Coty Inc. bought 20% of the KKW company in June 2020, giving it an overall value of $1 billion.
Kris owned 8% of KKW at the time of the sale, which was worth $80 million pre-tax, on paper, after the sale.
Kris Jenner was a silent partner in the company Kyle Cosmetics. In November 2019 Coty Inc. acquired a 51% stake in Kyle Cosmetics and paid $600 million for it. At that time Kris owned a 10% stake. She sold half of her part for a pre-tax profit of $30 million. She remained with a 5% stake worth another $30 million.
In December 2017 Kris Jenner purchased a six-bedroom mansion in Calabasas for $9.9 million. It was her main residence between 2017 and 2020. In August 2020 Kris sold this house to Katharina Harf, who is the daughter of Peter Harf. He is the CEO of Coty Inc., a company that purchased Kylie’s beauty business for $600 million.
Kris owns a $12 million mansion in La Quinta, California. Also, she is the owner of the family’s former Hidden Hills mansion and was seen frequently on the reality show “Keeping up with the Kardashians”.
The Kardashian family, also known as the Kardashian-Jenner family, is an American family prominent in the fields of entertainment, reality television, fashion design, and business. Started by Robert Kardashian and Kris Jenner on July 8, 1978, it consists of their children Kourtney, Kim, Khloe, and Rob Kardashian, as well as their grandchildren.
After the divorce between Robert and Kris in 1991, Kris married Caitlyn Jenner, with whom she had two daughters: Kendall and Kylie Jenner. Notably extended relatives include Kendall and Kylie’s half-siblings, Brandon and Brody Jenner.
OJ Simpson Trial
At the time Robert Kardashian and Kris Jenner were married, Robert was best friends with O.J. Simpson. Also, Kris became a very close friend of OJ’s wife, Nicole Brown Simpson. When Nicole died and O.J. was accused of being responsible for her death Kris was devasted. O.J. was defended by Robert, who was a successful lawyer and gained even more national attention and fame after this trial.
Despite getting older, Kris Jenner has kept a perfect complexion and the body looks like that of a teenager even though she gave birth to 6 children. Kris Jenner has a boyfriend who is younger than her, Corey Gamble. The man is a 42-year-old businessman. Although there is quite a big age difference between the two, that didn’t stop them from being together. Moreover, the stars have been in a relationship for 9 years.