Kristin Cavallari is an American celebrity who is a television personality and actress, and when she is not busy in acting, also a fashion designer. She rose to fame in 2004 with the TV show Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County which ran for 28 episodes. In the show she played herself, along with her real life friends. Thereafter, she continued to be in news for her other shows and her affair with Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler, whom she later married in 2013.
The celebrity couple has been considered to be extremely high net worth individuals, and have invited a great amount of curiosity on their collective wealth. Here you will find more information on Kristin Cavallari and her Net Worth in 2018.
Kristin Cavallari Early Life
Kristin Cavallari was born in Denver in the Colorado state on 5 January 1987. Her full name is Kristin Elizabeth Cutler. Her mother Judith Eifrig is of German descent whereas her father Dennis Cavallari possesses Italian blood. Her parents divorced when the Kristin was a child. She has one more sibling, Michael, who died in a car crash in 2015.
She studied at the Laguna Beach High School and later in Barrington, Illinois. She went to Los Angeles to pursue a career in acting in 2006; and appeared in several television series.
Since 2010, Cavallari had been dating Jay Cutler and they got engaged in 2011. However they broke the engagement, and then again reconciled. In 2013, they finally tied the knots. The couple has three children; two sons Camden and Jaxon, and a daughter Saylor.
Kristin Cavallari Career, Awards & Achievement
In 2004, the production of the first season of MTV’s Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County started when Cavallari was in her junior year of high school. One of the interesting sequences of the series was her affair with her senior and boy friend Stephen Colletti. This was made in to a love triangle by introducing a rivalry with another female character. In 2009 there was a spin-off series following the success of Laguna Beach, called The Hills, in which Cavallari starred. During May 2009, she appeared in the middle of the fifth season. In September, in the latter half of the season she got a main role. In 2010 the series ended after having run for its sixth season.
In 2006, after doing the Laguna Beach, Cavallari changed base to Los Angeles. She did this to tudy more on acting as she had decided to choose acting as her career. She appeared in Get This Party Started, which was a reality television series by UPN. She also acted in a horror film, Fingerprints, where she played the role of the character Crystal. She also appeared in several series like Veronica Mars, CSI: NY, Cane, and Adventures in Hollyhood.
In 2008, she appeared as Summer in Spring Breakdown; and Lana in Green Flash aka Beach Kings, both of which were Direct-to-DVD release.
In 2009, she starred as Trish in the comedy film, Wild Cherry; and also did the Direct-to-DVD film, National Lampoon’s Van Wilder: Freshman Year. As usual, these movies get mixed reviews, but mostly negative; from the critics.
In 2011, Cavallari appeared on the 13th season of ABC’s Dancing with the Stars. While she partnered with Mark Ballas, who had won it twice, she was eliminated early.
Awards & Achievement
Although Cavallari has not won any awards for her acting performances; she has been nominated for major TV awards and in one instance she lost out to Lindsay Lohan involved with.
Cavallari has been associated with several charity works like the campaign to raise awareness and funds for AIDS and HIV. She has also supported PETA and appeared in its ads. She also participated in a campaign for the restoration of Ellis Island, and has expressed support to gay marriages. She also travelled to El Salvador in 2010 and to Kenya in 2011 for charity work.
In March 2014, the Cavallaris were criticized for refusing to vaccinate their children, out of fear of a connection between vaccination and autism.
In 2016, she published her autobiography, Balancing On Heels.
Net worth of Kristin Cavallari
The couple settled down in Nashville where they have a $2 million house spread over 8.5 acres with six bedrooms.
Kristin’s husband, the star footballer Jay Cutler has a much higher net worth than her, at $50 million. However, this should not cause a concern to Cavallari as her net worth is around $4.5 million.
Kristin Cavallari is an inspiration to many school going youngsters who watched her Laguna Beach series. After the Archies comics, it was something that High School students of the US identified with. Post-series too and in real life Cavallari conducted herself with dignity and grace. Her involvement with her the charity works shows she has a golden heart too.