Facts of Danielle Staub
|Full Name||Beverly Ann Merrill|
|Birth Name||Beverly Ann Merrill|
|Other Name||Danielle Staub|
|Birth City||Athens, Pennsylvania|
|Birth Country||United States|
|Relation With||Kevin Maher (1986- 1987), Thomas N. Staub (1995- 2007), Marty Caffrey (2018- 2019)|
|No Of Children||2|
|Date of Birth||July 29,1962|
Danielle Staub, an American reality star & model came to fame as a cast of Bravo's The Real Housewives of New Jersey. After the first 2 seasons, she left the reality series & returned on the show since Season 8 and serves as a friend.
Professional since 2009, Staub also made some acting gigs & authored a memoir The Naked Truth.
How Much Danielle Staub Earns From 'The Real Housewives'?
The 57-year-old reality star returned to The Real Housewives franchise in Season 8 (2017)- was the main cast in Season 1 & Season 2; surely, she makes a considerable sum.
Reportedly, The Real Housewives of New Jersey's Teresa Giudice made $1 million for Season 7. Other, The Real Housewives of New Jersey casts Melissa Gorga and Jacqueline Laurita makes $750,000 per season.
The highest-paid star in the Real Housewives franchise is NeNe Leakes with $2.75 million per season, followed by Kandi Burruss ($2.2 million from Real Housewives of Atlanta) and Lisa Vanderpump ($1 million from Real Housewives of Beverly Hills).
Slips-Off From Debts
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Staub has negative net worth & owns - $1 million as of November 2019.
Reportedly, she filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy in June 2012 stating $500,000 to $1 million in debt. Later in 2014, it was reported that her bankruptcy got clear after bankruptcy court excused most of her debts.
She got rid of $200,000 to-be-paid to money lenders, $100,000 defamation lawsuit by ex-partner Stephen Zalewski & $30,000 in legal fees. Moreover, Nordstrom and American Express waived hands to their $7,000 while Ford lost their hope of $3,000.
Rise To Fame & TV Ventures
The American reality star came to fame after she joined The Real Housewives of New Jersey in 2009 & remained on the reality show for Season 1 (10 episodes) & Season 2 (18 episodes).
However, she left after 2 seasons and began to act in sketches of Style Network comedy show The Dish in September 2010.
Moreover, in 2011, Danielle appeared in the VH1 food-related reality series Famous Food alongside Heidi Montag and Jake Pavelka. She reportedly made $63,790 from Famous Food & from Dial-A-Star (HA!).
Later, in 2017, she returned to The Real Housewives New Jersey on Season 8 & ever since, appears as a friend of the housewives.
Also, the author of the best-selling autobiography The Naked Truth, released on May 25, 2010, Danielle Staub's book states her fight with sexual abuse stating:
The memory goes back as far as 8 years old. By 11, I started fighting back.
Where Does She Live Currently & Her Lifestyle?
The 5 ft. 10 inches tall reality star lives in New Jersey, the USA, though, is yet to open up about her current residence.
After her divorce with third husband Marty Caffrey finalized in February 2019, Caffery put the New Jersey house where Danielle was living in, for sale.
In June 2019, the 6-bedroom & 8-bathroom property spread on 7,500 sq. ft. was re-listed on the market for $2.195 million, though the sales report is yet to be out.
Back in 2013, Danielle sold her 10,500 sq. ft. property featuring 7 bedrooms and 5 full & 2 half bathrooms for $899,000.
She originally bought the house with second ex-husband Thomas N. Staub for $1.03 million in 1998.
Surfing through her Instagram, the American reality star seems to be interested in modeling & visiting many places. Sources cite if she signs endorsement deal via Instagram (engagement rate is 1.17%), Staub can earn in the range of $1,382 - $2,303 per sponsored post.
An active charity worker, Danielle Staub is a supporter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and the World Hunger Organization. Moreover, she serves as a celebrity ambassador for Animal Aid USA.
Divorce Thrice: Is She Dating Again?
Currently, the RHONJ star is single. Seems success in love is not Danielle Staub's forte as she divorced thrice & even more, broke her engagement.
Well, the mother of 2 broke her engagement with equity firm managing director and self-declared Duke of Provence Oliver Meier after 9 months.
She & Meier announced their engagement in February 2019 but stated 'no-longer engaged' in November 2019.
Previously, she was in a marital relationship with her first husband Kevin Maher; after a year of their marriage, they annulled it in 1987.
Then, Danielle exchanged vows with her second (now-ex) husband Thomas N. Staub, the CEO of Aerobics Inc., on July 7, 1995.
Moreover, the duo became parents to 2 children: Christine and Jillian.
After the reality star divorced with Thomas in 2007, she began dating Marty Caffrey & after a year of engagement, married on May 5, 2018. However, they also didn't last long & eventually divorced on February 21, 2019.