Kimbella Vanderhee Biography
|Popular Name:||Kimbella Vanderhee|
|Birth Name:||Kimbella Vanderhee|
|Birth Date:||3 October 1983|
|Birth Place:||Miami, Florida, United States|
Juelz Santana (m. 2019)
|Profession:||Television personality, Actress, Model, Entrepreneur|
|Years active:||2003 till date|
|Last Updated:||April 2020|
Kimbella Vanderhee is an American model, television star, and actress that is best known for her appearances in a number of Hollywood movies, including ‘Pitbull: Hotel Room Service’, ‘Love & Hip Hop’, and ‘The Roof’. She is married to popular American rapper Juelz Santana with whom she shares three children. This article covers Kimbella Vanderhee net worth 2020 and biography.
Kimbella Vanderhee’s Early Life
Kim Vanderhee was born in Miami, Florida, United States on on October 13, 1983. Her mother was Caucasian and her father was African American. She has mentioned that her father was quite abusive and her mother was usually the victim. Kim’s sister is the popular rapper Lil Kim who is actively involved in the entertainment industry.
Talking about her education, Kim has spent several years in the pharmacy industry, and as well has a master’s degree.
Kimbella Vanderhee’s Career
Kimbella came from a tough background, but she managed to keep her feet in the field of modeling and acting. She started her career as a model in 2003, modelling in Miami city, until she got an opportunity in the year 2004 to feature in the movie “The Roof” as a dancer. Because of her beauty and stunning appearance, she was selected to appear in many publications as a model. She covered the first page of Black men’s Magazine, and also went further to feature on other publications.
Her big break came in 2001 with her chance to appear in the second season of American reality television show “Love & HipHop: New York”. She has continued to play her role in the series since the first time she appeared on it, and is cast as a main member of the show since season seven. Kimbella was introduced to the show “Love & Hip Hop: New York” as the girlfriend of now famous American rapper, Juelz Santana. Thanks to her fiery personality and masterclass, Kim quickly rose from making occasional guest star appearances on seasons 3 and 5 to a main cast member in season 7. Many fans and followers of the highly viewed television show took the actress to their hearts, and till this day, she still remains one of the most popular stars of the show.
Furthermore, there are other ventures asides acting and modeling which provides more income for Kimbella Vanderhee. She writes regularly in a column for “Vixen’s Day Off”, engages in musical ventures, all combined with her continued modelling and television work to keep her firmly in the spotlight. She is a professional when it pertains to promoting her image and business through social media. Her Instagram page boats over 1.5 million followers and 2000 posts. On Twitter, meanwhile, she has accumulated over 500,000 followers. Through these platforms, the actress showcases the spills and thrills of her daily life, and also promotes her own range of products, which includes a line of wrist watches called “Bella” and custom colored wigs.
Kimbella Vanderhee’s Films
As an actress, Kim is known for her powerful portrayals of different roles on the films and television shows in which she has appeared in. She is most noted for “The Roof” (2003), “Pitbull: Hotel Room Service” (2009), and “Love and Hip Hop: New York” (2010).
Awards & Achievements
Despite her commendable performances in all the TV series and films she has appeared in, Kim has never been nominated and awarded for her works till date. However, she has won the hearts of many fans and followers of her works from different corners of the world, and you can tell that from her social media following where her twitter and instagram profiles boasts of over 500,000 and 1.5 million followers respectively.
Kimbella Vanderhee’s Personal Life & Family
Kimbella Vanderhee is a married woman. She got married to her husband Juelz Santana in January 2019.
They started having a relationship since 2009, but they suffered many trust issues as Kim was accused of cheating on Juelz with rapper Fabolous, and Juelz was accused of playing around as well. However, they made up severally and gave their relationship more chances. Their marriage took place in a private and small ceremony in New York with just a few friends and family in attendance. Together, they have two sons and one daughter.
Kimbella’s eyes are light brown. Not too many people are aware of the natural color of her hair as she has always dyed it blonde. She weighs about 61kg and has a perfect height of 173cm.
The actress has gone through many plastic surgeries, starting from her head to her toes. Most recently, she moved some belly fat to her behind and also inflated her breasts. She has also worked on her nose. So far so good, she appears to be very delighted with her new body, and from every indication, her husband likes it too.
Kimbella Vanderhee Net Worth
Kimbella Vanderhee net worth is expected to originate from her involvements as a model, actress and business owner. Although she spent some time in the field of pharmacy, being a masters degree holder, she switched her attention to entertainment and featured in several films and shows.
Salaries & Earnings
Kimbella Vanderhee made several appearances a guest on the show “Love and Hip Hop”. But in 2016 she signed a bigger deal and was paid around $10,000 per episode, plus a cool $30,000 check for filming the reunion. Truth be told, the pay is kind of mediocre for living in New York city. But the show, through its popularity, garnered the cast members bigger money making opportunities from outside the show.
Her earnings are further boosted by the income generated from the sales of her own range of products, which includes a line of wrist watches called “Bella” and custom colored wigs.
Assets, House, Cars, Wealth
The actress owns a house worth around $1 million. The house was bought for her by her husband Juelz in 2015.
According to Celebritynetworth, Kimbella Vanderhee net worth is $800,000. There are several top earning actresses in the industry, including the likes of Tiffany Haddish and Angelina Jolie, and with age still on her side, Kim Vanderhee may just go on to take a place beside them in the years to come.