Marla Maples hails from the United States of America and is both an actress as well as a television personality. In addition to this, she was the second to the current president of the United States of America, Donald Trump. The marriage lasted for six years; 1993-1999. Keep on reading to learn more on the net worth of Marla Maples in 2020.
Early Life & Biography
Marla Maples was born in the year 1963 on October 27th to Ann Laura Locklear and Stanley Maples. She was born in Cohutta, Georgia in the United States of America. Stanley worked as a real estate developer while the mother was a model and a homemaker who died in the year 2014 aged at seventy-four years.
When she was grown enough to start schooling, she joined Northwest Whitfield high school. This school was located in Tunnel Hill, which is in Georgia. While here, she used to be involved in basketball and was given the role of a school secretary and at one time won homecoming queen award. This title was given to her during her senior years in high school.
She never stopped contesting in various competitions and also pageants after the graduation. Later, she got to be the winner of Miss Resaca Beach Poster contest. The year that followed, Marla Maples, got to be the runner’s Up in the Miss Georgia USA contest. Later, she won Miss Hawaiian Tropic in 1985.
After she had an affair with Donald Trump while still married to his wife by the name Iva, Marla Maples became the second wife, and the two met in the year 1989. Four years later, they were blessed with a daughter by the name of Tiffany Ariana Trump, and a few months later, they remarried. Their wedding was held at the Plaza Hotel, in New York City. In attendance were O.J Simpson and Rosie O’Donnell among many others. Despite them separating in 1997, they got divorced in 1992.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Marla Maples was a special guest at the timekeeper of a match in the year 1991 at the WWF WrestleMania vii, and this game was between Sgt. Slaughter and Hulk and Hogan. In the same year, she made an appearance in a television series that was titled ‘Designing Women.’ In the August of the following year, she was a member of The Will Rogers Follies. Together with Trump, they made a Cameo appearance of ‘Something Wilder’ in the year 1994. Two years in a row (1996/1997), she got to host the Miss Universe Pageant.
She has managed to appear in several films including Executive Decisions, Black and White and Two of Hearts. For the 2000s, she acted in a film that was titled ‘Nanny for Christmas.’ Later on, she went on and appeared in some roles which included in Oprah: Where are they Now and ‘Loss and What I Wore.’ Among her many achievements include winning the Miss Beach Poster Girl contest in the year 1983.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Marla Maples is estimated to be over $24 million and has generated this wealth from several sources. Among the sources of this wealth includes her career in films where she has appeared in very many movies and television series. Also, she has hosted several shows that have increased her huge earnings.
Apart from being in the showbiz business, Marla has become a world-leading philanthropist who has contributed to very many charity organizations. She got to be the star in a 1990 campaign of the No Excuses jeans.