Erika Girardi, known by her professional name, Erika Jayne is a famous American singer and actress who became famous because of her debut single, Rollercoaster which once topped the US Billboard chart. Erika Jayne is also a television reality star. Keep reading to know more about Erika Girardi’s net worth in 2018.
Erika Girardi Early Life
Erika Jayne was born on July 10, 1971, in Atlanta, Georgia. Erika was raised by her mother and her grandparents. Her mother, Renee Chahoy is an actress and a pianist. Nothing is known about her father. Renee was only 18 when Erika was born.
Erika was very close to her grandparents, Hollis and Ann Peek. Erika’s grandfather was the only father figure she had growing up. Erika’s grandfather died at the age of 81, and her grandmother died of Alzheimer’s disease at the age of 86.
Erika Jayne attended North Atlanta High School. At a very young age of 18, she moved to New York to chase her dream of becoming an actress and singer.
Erika Girardi has been married twice. She married her first husband, Thomas Zizzo and the couple has a son together named Thomas Zizzo Jr. But after few years of marriage, due to their difference, the couple got divorced, and Erika moved to Los Angeles. After moving to L.A., Erika married Thomas Girardi, who is an attorney and a founding partner of Girardi & Keese in downtown Los Angeles.
Erika Girardi has a very outgoing personality and considers herself a tomboy. She loves fishing and is a big fan of sports and often visits stadiums to watch the games.
Erika Girardi Career
Erika Girardi started her career by appearing in a small budget production movies and television series. Her true love for music inspired her to make the first breakthrough in her career. Then she released her first dance music single, Rollercoaster. The song was a big hit and grabbed the attention of a lot of audiences.
Soon Erika released her first music album, Pretty Mess. And made three versions of her first music video, “Give You Everything.” Her album’s success led her to create her own record label, Pretty Mess Records.
Erika has been landed six number one slots on the Billboard Dance Chart. She is ranked with stars like Rihana for having the most number ones on a debut release. Her music has been featured in many major films like The Watch, The Neighbor, Deal and reality television series like Toddlers and Tiaras.
Erika joined the sixth season of The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, and soon she became fan favorites. Erik also appeared in science fiction television film Sharknado: The 4th Awakens, Animal Planet series Tanked and as a co-host on E!’s Fashion Police.
Currently, Erika is working on a new book and recently has collaborated with Too Faced Cosmetics.
Awards and Achievements
For her appearances in The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, she has been nominated for numerous awards. She was awarded The Bravos Award and The Real Housewives Award and has also won the LCBT Ally Awards.
Net Worth of Erika Girardi
Erika Girardi’s success in her music career and her appearance in the reality television show has gained her a lot of fame and fortune. The estimated net worth of Erika Girardi is approximately $5 million.
This famous blonde with her perfect measurement had mesmerized a lot of audiences when she first appeared in her music video. The fame and success continued when she became a fan favorite in the sixth season of television reality show, The Housewives of Beverly Hills. At 46, her professional career is going strong, and Erica is very happy in her personal life.