The popular American reality television series titled Pawn Stars has continued to garner much fame, thus bringing the likes of Olivia Black into the limelight. The 23-minute show has been showing on the History channel since it premiered in 2009. Olivia joined the show as a night shift employee in the 5th season from November 2011. Working alongside Austin Lee Russell popularly known as Chumlee, she appeared in thirteen episodes and was abruptly fired in December 2012. Prior to Pawn Stars, she had previously worked as a model for an adult site called SuicideGirls.
What You Should Know about Olivia Black
1. She was Born and Raised in the United States
The amazing actress cum model Olivia Black was born in the United States and she celebrates her birthday on October 16 every year. Nothing much is known about her childhood life, her birth year, and place. Also, she hasn’t disclosed any information regarding her parents, siblings, and educational background. The little we know is that the charming model graduated from Calvert High School, in Maryland; before starting her modelling career.
2. She got her First Modeling Gig from SuicideGirls
Soon after her graduation from High School, Olivia Black began her modelling career appearing as a pin-up model for the website called SuicideGirls in 2008. The website is a community-based site which deals on pin-up photography taken by their employees – models usually called The Suicide Girls. Asides suicide girls, Olivia has also appeared on the cover of several notable magazines including Inked Magazine, Tabu Tattoo, Inked Girls as well as Enquirer. She has been featured as a calendar model for Dollies & Doggies; as well as, an event host for Las Vegas ASPCA Benefit.
3. She was Hired on Pawn Stars in 2011 and Got Fired a Year Later
Soon after she left the SuicideGirls, the stunning model Olivia Black started working at the Gold & Silver Pawn Shop in Las Vegas in 2011; thus appearing on their reality television series titled Pawn Stars. She was hired based on her attractiveness as well as her charming personality. Working on the night shift alongside Chumlee, Black made her debut on the show on the fifth season of the show in November 2011. Her appearance on the series catapulted Olivia into the limelight.
However, towards the end of the fifth season, Olivia was fired by the Leftfield Pictures who are the producers of the series. She was fired on December 19, 2012, following the release of her nude images on SuicideGirls site. Olivia left the shop and after a few days, she went back to SuicideGirls where she released new sensual images about four days later. Although she filed a petition on change.org citing discrimination as the reason for her being fired; the case was later dismissed after she discovered it was her explicit images that cost her the job. She appeared on thirteen episodes of the history channel’s series before she was fired.
4. She is Married to Her Lesbian Partner Maria Pizza
Not many celebrities can come out openly to reveal their sexuality to everyone. However, since the LGBT community began their campaign; gay and lesbian celebrities hiding in the closet can now confidently reveal their sexuality without being mocked for who they are. As for Olivia Black, she is not just a lesbian but has also joined the long list of lesbian celebrity couples. She is reportedly married to her lesbian partner, a chef known as Maria Plaza. Nothing much is known about Maria; they are always spotted together in public places and events. She has shared several images and videos with her partner on social media platforms such as Instagram, Facebook, and YouTube. Along with her partner, Black runs a website barenakedmob.com where they sell sex accessories.
5. She Has Incredible Body Measurements
Being a model, Olivia has done great work at the gym, putting herself into wonderful shape. In addition to her charming beauty, she is also tall, standing at 5 feet 5 inches (1.65 m) which is the average height for American women. She sports measurements (breast-waist-hips) of 34-27-32 inches and weighs 52 kg. Olivia has dark-brown hair and hazel eyes. She wears a shoe of size 5.5 (US) and a dress of size 4 (US). Another glaring fact about Olivia is that her body is covered in tattoos; she has appeared on the cover of Inked Magazine as well as Inked Girls and Tabu Tattoos.
6. What is Olivia Black’s Net Worth?
The former Pawn Stars actress has amassed a lot of wealth for herself and is currently living a decent lifestyle. While she was a cast member of the Pawn Stars, what she earned per episode was never disclosed to the media. Since other stars of the show such as Chumlee earns about $25 thousand per episode; we think Olivia might have earned a salary between the ranges of $5000 to $10,000. However, her net worth is still under review and cannot be ascertained at the moment. We hope to update this post when we have verified information with regards to her net worth.