Kris Jenner Biography

Kris Jenner (initially called; Kristen Mary Houghton) is a successful businesswoman, socialite, and television personality from the United States. She rose to prominence as a cast member of the reality television show Keeping Up with the Kardashians (2007–2021).

How old is Kris Jenner? – Age

She was born on 5 November 1955 in San Diego, California, United States. She turned 66 years in 2021. Her other names are Kris Houghton and
Kris Kardashian.

Where did Kris Jenner go to school? – Education

She was a 1973 graduate of Clairemont High School. In 1976, she was a flight attendant for American Airlines for a year.

Kris Jenner – Family

She happens to be the eldest of two kids who were born to Mary Jo “M. J.” Shannon, who possessed a children’s clothing store, and engineer Robert True “Bob” Houghton (1931–1975). M. J. and Bob separated when she was seven years old, leaving her and her younger sister, Karen Casey (born 1958) to be raised by their mother. M. J. eventually remarried, to businessman Harry Shannon (1926–2003), who assisted in raising her and Karen. She got a brother, Steven “Steve” Shannon, through her mother’s marriage to Harry.

Shannon’s business partner apparently left with all of the company’s capital three months after relocating to Oxnard, California, so the family returned to San Diego. She did work in San Diego at Shannon & Company, her mother’s children’s clothing store.

Jenner’s husband

On July 8, 1978, Jenner married lawyer Robert Kardashian (who later became well-known for his early legal representation of O. J. Simpson).

Kourtney (born 1979), Kim (born 1980), Khloé (born 1984), and Rob (born 1989) are their four children (born 1987). They separated in March 1991 but stayed close until his death in 2003 from esophageal cancer. During her marriage to Kardashian, Kris admitted to having an affair with Todd Waterman, a former soccer player, and animator, in 2012. In her memoirs, she referred to Waterman as “Ryan,” but he later revealed his true identity. While Kris was getting a tennis lesson, they had an encounter on Keeping Up with the Kardashians.

Jenner married her second husband, former Olympian Bruce Jenner, one month after her divorce from Kardashian. Jenner publicly came out as a transgender woman in 2015 under the name Caitlyn Jenner.

Kendall (born 1995) and Kylie (born 1997) are their two daughters; Jenner revealed in her autobiography that she named her daughter Kendall Nicole after Nicole Brown Simpson, who died in a car accident. Kris had four stepchildren from her marriage to Bruce: Burt, Cassandra “Casey,” Brandon, and Brody.

Kris Jenner filed for divorce on September 22, 2014, alleging irreconcilable differences, after the Jenners announced their split in October 2013. Because of a six-month state legal threshold, the divorce became final on March 23, 2015. Kris Jenner has addressed Caitlyn Jenner’s breakup “Kris had known of Caitlyn’s hormone use in the 1980s, but “there wasn’t a gender issue,” she said. A gender issue was not acknowledged.” Jenner is the mother of ten children and the grandmother of ten grandkids. Since roughly 2014, Jenner has been in a relationship with Corey Gamble.

Kris Jenner The American Businesswoman, socialite and a TV personality
Kris Jenner The American Businesswoman, socialite, and a TV personality

What is Kris Jenner Salary?

Her salary is predicted to be $40 million.

Jenner Net Worth

She receives an estimated net worth of $170 million.

Kris Jenner Career

Jenner Communications, based in Los Angeles, is Jenner’s own production company. She has been managing her daughters’ careers, Kim, Kourtney, Khloe, Kendall, and Kylie, since before the start of Keeping Up with the Kardashians. She also manages the businesses of her other two daughters and son.

Jenner and her oldest daughter, Kourtney, opened a children’s boutique in 2004. “Smooch” was the name of the boutique, which was open for nearly six years before closing in 2009. Kris Jenner Kollection, Jenner’s clothing line, debuted with QVC in 2011. Jenner previously worked with QVC in the 1990s, selling exercise equipment.
Kris Jenner… and All Things Kardashian was published in November 2011 as Jenner’s autobiography.
She later published a cookbook, In the Kitchen with Kris: A Kollection of Kardashian-Jenner Family Favorites, in October 2014.

Television show

Kris, Jenner’s daytime talk show, was centered on pop culture.

On 15 July 2013, the series started a six-week trial run on a number of Fox-owned stations. On the show, her son-in-law, Kanye West, revealed the first public image of their daughter, North West. The trial run of the show was only six weeks long.

‘Keeping Up with the Kardashians’ is a reality television show that follows the lives of the Kardashian family

She met with Ryan Seacrest in 2007 to discuss developing a reality television show about her family. With the popular family-based show The Osbournes in mind, Seacrest, who owned his own production company, decided to develop the concept. Jenner went on to say more about the rumored series:

For example, there are the younger girls, the older girls, and my son. […] Everyone thinks they can create a lot of drama in their lives, but I didn’t have to think about it at all. It would make sense.

Jenner served as executive producer for the show, which was subsequently picked up by the E! cable network. The Kardashian–Jenner blended families’ personal and business lives are the center of the show. The show premiered on October 14, 2007, and has since become one of the country’s longest-running reality shows. On March 26, 2020, the 18th season of Keeping Up with the Kardashians premiered. Kourtney and Khloé Take Miami (2009), Kourtney and Kim Take New York (2011), Khloé & Lamar (2011), Rob & Chyna (2016), and Life of Kylie (2017) are all spin-offs from the show (2017).

The trial of O. J. Simpson

During the O. J. Simpson trial (1994–1995), which was eventually dubbed the “Trial of the Century,” Jenner and her family experienced mental upheaval. O.J. Simpson’s ex-wife, Nicole Brown, was a close friend of Jenner’s, and Jenner’s first husband, Robert Kardashian, was a member of O.J. Simpson’s “Dream Team” of defendants during the court hearing.
She was played by an American actress.

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