Laura Govan is a popular reality television star from the United States who is best known for appearing in ‘Basketball Wives’ on VH1. She is also an actress and has appeared in ‘I Dream of Nene: The Wedding’, ‘JC Tha Barber’, and ‘Almost Amazing’. She recovered from a coma during her childhood. Here is a quick summary of net worth, career and earnings of Laura Govan in 2019.
Early Life & Biography
Laura Govan was born in September 1979, in Oakland, California. She is of American-American, Hawaiian, and Mexican heritage. She has two siblings named Lonnie and Gloria. When she was only seven years old, she has hit by drunk driver following which she slipped into a coma for three months.
After completing her high school, she went to New Mexico State University and received her bachelor’s degree in International Business. She proved to be extremely talented and later went on to earn her master’s degree in Sports Psychology.
Laura Govan was in a relationship with basketball player Gilbert Arenas. They witnessed many ups and downs in their relationship. They have four children named Aloni, Alijah Amani, Hamiley, and Izela Samaya. According to reports, the actress is currently single. She was previously in a relationship with basketball player Shaquille O’Neal from 2008 to 2009.
Career, Award & Nominations
In the entertainment industry, Laura Govan first appeared in the VH1 reality show called ‘Basketball Wives LA’. It was a controversial show as her ex-fiance filed a lawsuit and prevented her from appearing in the show. The actress received a lot of attention to the show.
In 2017, she was seen in ‘Fix My Life’. In the show, she accused her sister Gloria for hooking up with her fiancé. The lawsuit filed by Arenas was dropped in 2014. Laura has never been nominated for an award. She has not been consistent in her performances and has never landed for a major role.
Following the birth of her fourth child, Laura suffered from weight gain. As an actress, she was first seen in ‘I Dream of Nene: The Wedding’ in 2013. In 2017, she appeared in ‘Almost Amazing’. That same year, she went on to appear in ‘JC Tha Barber’.
Net Worth & Earnings
How much will a person have who has been a former fiancé of a popular basketball player? She successfully went on to appear in ‘Basketball Wives LA’ and has also done acting roles. She has gone on to amass a net worth of over $12 million. That’s a bad income for someone who has not received any major role. In 2017, she lost over $700,000, when her home became a victim of burglary. She is also a businesswoman and has her own line of jewelry and clothing at Shop in Real Life’.
Laura Govan is a popular name in American television. She is very beautiful and is a strong woman. She is also very popular on social media and has many followers on Twitter and Facebook. The actress stands 6 feet 3 inches in height.