Kate Gosselin is a popular television personality in America. She earned the national and international recognition when she started co-starring with her then-husband Jon Gosselin on the TLC reality show entitled Jon & Kate Plus 8. She also published four books where the first two books got debuted on the NY Time Best Seller in the fifth position. To know more about the net worth of Kate Gosselin in 2018 keep reading the following article.
Early Life & Biography:
Katie Irene Kreider was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on March 28, 1975, to her parents Kenton Kreider and Charlene. She got enrolled at the Reading Hospital and Medical Center and completed her nursing degree and became a registered nurse.
After completion of her nursing course, she started working as a maternity nurse in Wyomissing, Pennsylvania.
Kate got married to Jon Gosselin on June 12, 1999. They met during a company picnic on October 5, 1997. She came to know that she was suffering from PCOS after undergoing a pelvic speculum. So she decided to go with artificial insemination to get impregnated. The couple was blessed with twin daughters named Cara and Madelyn. Hoping for a third child they started fertility treatment once again. To surprise, Gosselin became pregnant with sextuplets.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
In 2004, the Gosselins family was invited by the NBC network to feature in a reality show entitled Home Delivery. The show even renovated their home to accommodate the new family. After the completion of their first television debut, the family was again featured in Discovery Health as Surviving Sextuplets and Twins: One Year Later.
The production company signed with a deal with Gosselin and her husband to perform in a new reality show named Jon and Kate Plus 8, as the specials produced high ratings. The show was aired in the April of 2007 documenting the daily lives of the young couple and their eight children.
The show became immensely popular, but the success and spotlight came to an end when they announced on the show that they would be divorcing soon. On June 22, 2009, Jon and Kate announced on the show that they are separating. They filed for a divorce and met with the attorneys in Pennsylvania.
When Jon Gosselin opposed to being filmed further, the show stopped telecasting the family. Since then Gosselin tried to get several shows picked up but all her trails went vain. She even filmed a pilot for a talk show with celebrity chef and cooking show television host named Paula Deen.
Later she joined in the tenth season of Dancing With The Stars where she was partnered with Tony Dovolani who is an Albanian-American professional ballroom instructor and dancer. She started appearing in multiple shows except her own. She starred as a contestant on the competition series entitled The Apprentice in the fourteenth season.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The estimated net worth of Kate Gosselin is more than $500 thousand. She was also reported to have earned $500k for her appearance on Dancing with the Stars. After getting divorced from Jon she earned the ownership of the Wernersville home.
In April 2018, she announced she would star in a new TLC series, Kate Plus Date, showing her efforts to get back into the dating pool. Kate released four books Multiple Blessings, I Just Want You to Know, Eight Little Faces, and Love is in the Mix. Her first three books were debuted at #5 on the NY Times best sellers list.