As a socialite, reality TV star, talent manager, TV producer, entrepreneur, author, and full-time celebrity, Kris Jenner has proven that he is different things to different people at different times. The matriarch of the highly acclaimed Kardashian Jenner dynasty has spent most of her adult life raising several members of her family to become world-famous superstars. She has proven to be the perfect embodiment of her nickname “momager” after successfully building her children’s careers into a billion-dollar empire.
Unlike the glitz and glamour of her current life, Kris Jenner didn’t have it so rosy when she was growing up. She was born on November 5, 1955, in San Diego, California, as Kristen Mary Houghton and raised by her mother after her parents divorced when she was 7 years old. She graduated from Clairemont High School in 1973 and worked in a doughnut store as a teenager, and after graduating from high school she also worked as a flight attendant for a short time.
Kris Jenner’s Family, Sister
Kris Jenner’s parents are Mary Jo Shannon (née Campbell) and Robert True Houghton. She has a sibling, a younger sister named Karen Houghton. For reasons yet to be revealed, the two were estranged from each other for a relatively long time. Recently, however, they have been able to mend their fences and have also restored the sisterly bond between them. Karen Houghton has a daughter named Natalie Zettel who works as a fashion designer.
Kris Jenner can easily pass for the most popular mother on the planet after giving birth to several of the most famous celebrities of the last decade. She had four children with her first husband Robert Kardashian; daughters Kourtney Mary Kardashian, Kimberly “Kim” Noel Kardashian and Khloe Alexandra Kardashian, and son Robert Arthur Kardashian. She also had two children, daughters Kendall and Kylie Jenner, during her marriage to retired Olympic champion Bruce Jenner.
The long-running reality TV series Keeping Up with the Kardashians on the E! network focuses on Kris Jenner and members of her family, also known as the Kardashian Jenner clan. Almost all of Kris Jenner’s female children have followed a similar career path as they have as reality TV stars, entrepreneurs, and writers. Although he may not receive as much media attention as his sisters, Jenner’s only son, Rob Kardashian, is also a socialite, a television personality, and a businessman.
The Kar Jenner sisters are all models to some extent, but Kendall Jenner has made a name for himself as a professional fashion model. Kylie Jenner, for her part, has also made a name for herself as a true social media personality who has gained a large online fan base over the years.
Who is Kris Jenner’s Boyfriend?
Kris Jenner seems to have taken a break from all things marital after her divorce from Mr. Jenner in 2013, but she hasn’t given up love and romance for a long time. In 2014 she met up with her talent management colleague Corey Gamble. Gamble has appeared several times in Keeping Up with the Kardashians and has also made several public appearances with Jenner. Despite the age difference of 25 years between the two, their romance has survived the test of time by Hollywood standards.
Kris Jenner’s Net Worth
Through hard work, coupled with a pinch of luck, Kris Jenner has built quite an empire for herself and her loved ones. Her role as talent manager dates back to the mid-1990s when she served in this capacity for her second husband, Bruce Jenner, who was a professional athlete at the time. She also served as a manager for some of her famous children at various stages of their careers. Jenner has also distinguished herself as the executive producer of the family series Keeping Up with the Kardashians, which has been a long-running success since its inception in 2007.
Jenner is also a consummate businesswoman and is known for her involvement in several bankable business ventures, particularly in the fashion industry. In 2004 she worked with her eldest daughter Kourtney on a children’s boutique called “Smooch”. Due to her popularity, she has also signed numerous lucrative sponsorship contracts. The net assets of Kris Jenner are estimated at 90 million dollars.