Bethenny Frankel Wiki
Bethenny Frankel was born on November 4, 1970, and from New York City, New York, US. She is an American reality television personality, entrepreneur, and author. Furthermore, she is popularly known for appearing in the reality television series The Real Housewives of New York City.
In 2008, she was selected for the reality TV series The Real Housewives of New York City. However, she quit the Real Housewives of New York City after a contract dispute. According to the source, she threw out a huge number to see if Bravo would agree but they didn’t.
Frankel told Variety, “It’s time to move on and focus on my daughter, my philanthropy and my production partnership with Mark Burnett, producing and starring in shows which represent a shift in the conversation for women.”
Bethenny Frankel Career
She started her career by working as a production assistant on the classic ’90s sitcom, Saved by the Bell. Later, in 2005 she was selected in the reality TV show called “The Apprentice: Martha Stewart” and she was the runner-up in that show.
In 2008, Frankel appeared on the reality TV show, The Real Wives of New York City. Between 2010 to 2012 she got her reality TV show called Bethenny Getting Married? where this show covered her engagement, her marriage and the birth of her daughter, as well. Her husband at the time was Jason Hoppy.
In 2009, she launched Skinnygirl Cocktails and it became the fastest-growing spirit brand and outpacing the next closest-brand, Familia Camarena Tequila, by 150 percent. In 2011, the brand was sold to liquor giant Beam for an undisclosed — and hotly debated.
However, according to the source she sold her company to Beam Inc. for $100 million. In August 2018, she Launched Skinnygirl Jeans.
In 2017, she Founded B Strong after Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico. Over the past year, Bstrong has partnered with multiple aid programs, including Delivering Good.
Frankel is paid for appearing on both Shark Tank and The Real Housewives Of New York and she earns about $40,000 per Real Housewives of New York City episode, which made her one of the highest-paid reality television stars in 2016. She was also a guest shark on Shark Tank.
Bethenny Frankel Family
How old is Bethenny Frankel? was born on November 4, 1970, and from New York City, New York, the US and she are 49 years old. She is the daughter of Robert J. Frankel (father) and Bernadette Birk (mother).
Her father was a horse trainer, and Bernadette Birk, an interior designer. Then, her mother was a Roman Catholic of Welsh descent. Frankel parents separated when she was four years old.
Later, she completed her Education from multiple schools before going to boarding school. She attained Pine Crest School in Fort Lauderdale, Florida and graduated from Boston University.
Bethenny Frankel Husband
She tied the knot with her Husband Peter Sussman (Entertainment industry executive) in 1996. However, they were together for a year and in 1997 they got divorced.
Later, she married pharmaceutical sales executive Jason Hoppy in March 2010, and gave birth to a daughter, Bryn, in May of the same year. In December 2012, she separated from her husband and divorce was finalized on July 2016.
Frankel and Hoppy have been embroiled in a custody battle over their now 9-year-old daughter, Bryn. The two have been in and out of court for the past three years — and things don’t appear to be slowing down. Just a few months ago, Frankel sued Hoppy for full custody of Bryn.
Curently, she is dating her Boyfriend Paul Bernon for several months and he is the co-founder of the Next Generation Developers Task Force and co-founder & chairman of the Urban Renewal Committee.
Bethenny Frankel Net Worth
Estimated Net Worth of her is $28 Million USD as of 2019. She stands 5 feet 4 inch tall and weighs around 64 KG.