Facts of Kimora Lee Simmons
|Full Name||Kimora Lee Simmons|
|Birth Name||Kimora Lee Leissner|
|Profession||Model, Actress, Businesswoman|
|Birth City||St. Louis, Missouri|
|Father Name||Vernon Whitlock Jr.|
|Mother Name||Joanne Perkins|
|Date of Birth||May 4,1975|
How Much Is Kimora Lee Simmons’ Net Worth?
American model Kimora Lee Simmons has a net worth of around $50 million as of July 2019. She is known for her work as a fashion model and fashion designer. Similarly, she also took over Russell Simmons’ company Baby Phat which contributed extensively to her net worth and she was labeled a gold digger after this.
She also acted as Baby Phat’s CEO/creative director till 2010. She is known for her career as well as her relationships and was labeled a gold digger for her rocky relationships with Russell Simmons. Her marriage and subsequent divorce with Russell Simmons also made her a well-known name amongst fans.
Net Worth Details- Salary, Career And Income Sources
Kimora Lee Simmons has a net worth of around $50 million as of July 2019 according to various online sources. She amassed this net worth from her more than a 2-decade long career in show business and the fashion industry.
Simmons is a very high earner and her work as a model and actress are her primary income sources. As per data from the Richest she earned around $17 Million in 2005 alone.
In a similar fashion, her husband, Russell Simmons is the co-founder of Def Jam record label and several other companies. From his various companies, he has gathered a net worth of around $340 million. He also earned around $120 million by selling his shares of Def Jam to Universal Music Group.
Career As An Actress
Kimora Lee Simmons’ film career started back in 1993 with the film For Love or Money. Similarly, her next film role came in 1999 with the film The Big Tease. After that, she did a few minor roles in various films like Brown Sugar, Beauty Shop, Rebound, etc. with her latest film as of July 2019 being 2006’s Waist Deep.
Similarly, her career on TV started in 2001 with the show For Your Love. Ten in 2003 she was cast as a judge on America's Next Top Model. Her better-known works are Kimora: Life in the Fab Lane (2007-2011) and Kimora: House of Fab (2013).
Assets, Houses, Cars, Expenses, Taxes, Insurances
Most of Kimora Lee’s assets come from her divorce with Russell Simmons, in fact, she got a 49,000 square foot property in Saddle River, New Jersey from Russell as part of their divorce settlement.
She also has a house in 13,000 square foot house in Beverly Hills that she rents out for around Beverly Hills. She purchased the mansion for $8.5 million in 2006.
To add to this, in 2017 she purchased a $27.5 million villa in Beverly Park which is a community of the richest and poshest celebs around like Denzel Washington, Mark Wahlberg, Eddie Murphy, and Sylvester Stallone.
She owns the Ferrari California whose starting price is around $121,409. Kimora also gifted a mini Bentley to her friend Khloe Kardashian and Tristan Thompson’s baby True Thompson.
Simmons may also pay a huge amount in taxes as she is a multimillionaire with huge revenue and income stream.
Similarly, she may have insurance of her health, life, body, and properties but the information regarding the exact plans and policies are missing.
Instagram Earnings, Endorsements And Charity Works
Simmons has over 1.9 million followers on Instagram as of July 2019 and according to Influencerbay, she earns around $3,255 to $5,581 per post.
The model has also appeared in various commercials for brands like Style Network, KLS RushCard, and JustFab.com.
She also supports charities like Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, United Way, American Cancer Society, Leeza's Place and Racing for Kids.
Kimora Lee Simmons’ Personal Life: Children, Husband, Daughters, Parents, Height
Kimora Lee Simmons was born Kimora Lee Leissner on May 4, 1975, in St. Louis, Missouri, U.S. to father Vernon Whitlock Jr. and mother Joanne Perkins.
She is 44 years old as of July 2019 and is 6 feet (183 cm) tall. Interestingly she was 5 feet 10 inches (170 cm) tall when she was just 10 years old.
Regarding her relationships, she is married to Tim Leissner as of July 2019. She has a child named Wolfe Lee born in 2015 with Leissner.
Similarly, in the past she had an infamous marriage with Russell Simmons and had 2 children with him named Ming Lee (born 2000) and Aoki Lee (born 2002). She married Russell on 1998 and divorced in 2009.
She has a child named Kenzo Lee (born 2009) with Djimon Hounsou.