Marla Maples who hails from America is not only an actress but also a television personality. In addition to that, she was the second wife of the president of the United States of America, Donald Trump. Their marriage was between 1993 and 1999. Now let’s have a close look on Marla Maples net worth in 2018.
Marla Maples was born in 1963 on 27th October to Laura Ann Locklear as well as Stanley Edward Maples. Her birthplace was in Cohutta, Georgia, USA. Stanley is a real estate developer. On the other hand, her mother was a model as well as a homemaker. She succumbed to her death in 2014 at the age of 74 years.
When she became of age, Marla Maples joined Northwest Whitfield High School. The school is located in Tunnel Hill, Georgia. While there, she was a basketball player. Additionally, she was a class secretary as well as the homecoming queen of 1980-1981. She was crowned the title in her senior year in high school. A decade later, she went back to crown the new queen of 1991.
She did not stop contesting is both competitions and pageants after graduation. Subsequently, she was the winner of Miss Resaca Beach Poster Girl Contest. The following year, Marla Maples was the runner-up to Miss Georgia USA. She then won the Miss Hawaiian Tropic in 1985.
After having an affair with Donald Trump while he was still married to his wife called Iva, Marla Maples eventually became his second wife. The two had met in 1989. In 1993 on 13th October, they welcomed a daughter into this world. They named her Tiffany Ariana Trump. Two months after the birth of their baby girl, they remarried. The wedding was held at the Plaza Hotel, New York City. In attendance was O. J. Simpson and Rosie O’Donnell among others.
Although they separated in May 1997, the divorce occurred on 8th June 1992.
Marla Maples was the special guest timekeeper of a match in 1991 at WWF WrestleMania vii. The game was between Sgt. Slaughter and Hulk Hogan. That same year, she made an appearance as herself in a television series called Designing Women. In August of the following year, she became a cast member of The Will Rogers Follies.
She together with Trump made a cameo appearance of Something Wilder (1994). For two consecutive years, i.e., 1996 and 1997, she was one of the hosts of Miss Universe Pageant.
She has appeared in several films which include Executive Decision, Happiness, Black and White, For Richer or Poorer, Richie Rich’s Christmas as well as Two of Hearts in the late 1990s. For the 2000s, Maples acted as a Nanny for Christmas, A Christmas Too Many and Loving Annabelle. Later, she portrayed roles in Switching Lanes, Oprah: Where Are They Now? As well as Love, Loss and What I Wore.
In 2016, she was not only a contestant of Dancing with the Stars’ season 22 but also hosted ABC’s The View. On Contact Talk Radio, she once hosted a radio show titled Awakening with Marla.
Awards & Achievements
Maples won the Miss Beach Poster Girl Contest in 1983. She has been a runner-up in the Miss Georgia USA Pageant.
Net Worth of Marla Maples
Marla Maples has a net worth of $24 million. Maples has many sources of income. First, she an actress who has portrayed various characters in different films and made money from the same. She is also a television and radio personality who earns from hosting shows. In addition to that, Marla is a musician who has recorded an album. The sales of the recording have also contributed to her current wealth.
Besides being in the showbiz, Marla Maples is a philanthropist who enjoys contributing to charities. She was a star in a 1990 campaign of the No Excuses Jeans. She acts, sings as well as hosts both television and radio shows. Beauty pageants also part of her and her participation is the evidence.