Bethenny Frankel, a well-known reality TV actress, received the Reality Royalty Award at the 2022 MTV Movie & TV Awards on Sunday, June 5, 2022. Paris Hilton, who gave her the medal, stated that she was her nanny. She revealed the winner before a sizzling clip of Frankel from The Real Housewives of New York City aired (RHONY).
Hilton described the actress as “a tremendously successful businesswoman and philanthropist with a great heart, who is always looking for ways to share her good fortune with others.” She described the awardee as “the lady who makes you laugh out loud.”
“‘You can’t exhibit simply the blossoms and not the thorns,’ she once stated. It’s not right for them.’ So, Bethenny, it’s time to give you your flowers, thorns and all.”
In her acceptance speech, the reality TV star thanked MTV, her fans, RHONY cast mates, Housewives franchise executive producers, Andy Cohen, and Bravo for providing her with a platform to shine. She referred to herself as a “late bloomer,” but reality television provided her with a platform to express herself completely. The actress concluded her remarks by thanking her family and friends for their love and support.
What is the net worth of reality TV star Bethenny Frankel?
The American entrepreneur and media personality are worth $80 million as of January 2023. Bethenny’s net worth is derived from the sale of her Skinnygirl cocktail firm and her successful appearances on numerous American television reality series. She has also established a profitable profession out of successful house restorations and flipping.
She arrived in Los Angeles in 1992 with huge hopes of becoming an actor. She made contacts by taking on tiny acting parts and occupations, such as becoming Paris Hilton’s nanny and Jerry and Linda Bruckheimer’s personal secretary. She subsequently found her way into an event planning firm, where she worked for a short time.
In 2003, the actress founded BethennyBakes, which provided healthy pastry alternatives in New York City. This was also featured in the 2005 reality competition series The Apprentice: Martha Stewart, where the star was a finalist. Despite the fact that the firm went out of business in 2006, her appearance on the program was her first foray into reality television.
Bethenny Frankel On Real Housewives
She was cast in Bravo’s Real Housewives of New York City in 200. (RHONY). Her appearance on the program was intermittent, but she distinguished herself as one of the franchise’s strongest females. She quit the program in 2019, citing a desire to devote more time to her personal life.
She and her partner Jason Hoppy appeared on the Bravo reality program Bethenny Getting Married? The program chronicled the couple’s engagement, marriage, and daughter’s birth. Soon after, the actress landed her talk program, The Bethenny Show, which debuted on September 9, 2013, but was canceled on February 14, 2014.
The reality TV personality made the most of her money as the creator and CEO of Skinnygirl Cocktails. Among her, numerous books and DVDs are The SkinnyGirl Dishes: Easy Recipes for Your Naturally Thin Life (2009), A Place of Yes: 10 Rules for Getting Everything You Want Out of Life (2011), and the novel Skinnydipping (2012).
Bethenny Frankel Assets
In 2011, her alcoholic beverage firm, Frankel’s Skinnygirl, was sold to Fortune Brands’ Beam Global for roughly $120 million. The reality TV personality has owned a number of spectacular houses in New York City, Greenwich, Connecticut, and the Hamptons over the years. In 2011, he paid $4.995 million for a loft in New York’s Tribeca area, which he renovated extensively. She sold the home in one day for the asking price of $6.95 million.
Since then, she has purchased a $4.2 million two-bedroom condo (sold for $3.65 million), a $2.7 million Hamptons home (currently owns the same), another $2 million Hamptons property (sold for $2.3 million), a $4.2 million four-bedroom condo (sold for $7 million), and many more until last year, when she paid $4.5 million for a mansion in Greenwich, Connecticut.
Bethenny Frankel is the second individual to receive the Reality Royalty Award, after the cast of Jersey Shore: Family Vacation in 2021. She has also appeared in a number of series, including the spinoff Bethenny Ever After. In 2021, she debuted HBO Max’s Big Shot With Bethenny, a reality competition series in which she sought her Skinnygirl company’s second-in-command.