Humans crave entertainment, and it is usually delivered in different forms, sometimes through physical activities like sports or by simply watching socialites and elite personalities live their lives through reality shows. The latter has been a popular option that has spurned a variety of shows like The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, which boasts of popular personalities like Dorit Kemsley, a fashion entrepreneur.
Kemsley started her life looking to travel the world but soon ended up starting a career in fashion and growing up to become an entrepreneur in her own right with a range of fashion products like swimwear, menswear, and other fashion pieces.
She has been appearing on The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills since 2016 and has made appearances in other TV programs. Here is everything you need to know about the Beverly Hills star.
Dorit Kemsley Biography, Age
Dorit Kemsley was born in Woodridge, Connecticut on the 16th of July, 1976 to her Jewish parents. Not much is known of her background, particularly about her childhood life but her road to becoming a successful public personality began at Quinnipiac University where she earned a bachelor’s degree in marketing, design, and communication.
A desire to see the world eventually saw Dorit Kemsley land in Italy where she began her professional career working for a global swimwear company for a decade before she returned to the United States, where she eventually established her own business.
Using the experiences she had acquired over the course of a decade, Dorit Kemsley established a lifestyle brand, named after herself, Dorit, which was focused on Italian resort and swimwear. Under her leadership, the business thrived and she soon expanded the scope of the business to cover menswear, women’s cover-ups, boys’ shorts, and active wear.
Outside of her work with Dorit, her marriage to Paul Kemsley further expanded her resume as she began to manage the couple’s entertainment agency, Nixxi Entertainment.
Dorit’s business savviness and style eventually became apparent to the general public when she joined The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills in 2016. Since she joined, she has become a major part of the show with a growing pool of fans.
Apart from her appearances on TRHOBH, she has also appeared on other shows like Strahan & Sara, Home & Family, The Talk, LadyGang, Celebrity Page, Vanderpump Rules, Hollywood Today Live and a couple more others, establishing herself as a television personality.
Having established Dorit Kemsley as a businesswoman and a TV personality, she is also a philanthropist who works with the organization, Safe Kids.
Family – Husband
After Dorit Kemsley returned to the United States, after spending a decade in Italy, she met her future husband, Paul Kemsley, who is popularly known as PK in a restaurant in New York. The meet in 2014 soon led to a relationship and eventually marriage in March 2015.
Shortly after they got married in March, they relocated to Los Angeles in Beverly Hills where Dorit Kemsley eventually found her way to become a part of the Bravo TV hit show.
Since they got married, both Dorit Kemsley and Paul Kemsley, who are business people, have grown in their ventures and have also been able to raise two children, a son and a daughter named Jagger and Phoenix respectively. Her son, Jagger suffers from a medical condition called dyspraxia, a brain defect that impairs his physical movements. The couple resides in Beverly Hills.
Dorit Kemsley’s Net Worth
As mentioned earlier, Dorit Kemsley started her professional career working for a swimwear company for a decade before she went on to establish her own business, a lifestyle brand company eponymously named, Dorit. Through the company, she and her husband’s management agency, Nixxi Entertainment, she has been able to accrue an estimated net worth of $50 million.
Together with her husband, the Kemsley family is considered to be worth as much as $242 million.
Dorit Kemsley’s status as a The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star not only comes from her status as a wealthy woman and wife of a successful man, but her physical beauty is also a contributory factor.
She has a height of 5 feet 5 inches and has a body weight of 53 kg. Her modest body size is defined by a body measurement of 36, 32 and 26 inches which are her bust, waist, and hips respectively. Dorit Kemsley’s beautiful physical features also include blonde hair and light brown colored eyes.