Natalie Suleman, better known as “Octomom” is a media personality from the USA who came to attention after giving birth to octuplets in 2009. She has got a total of 14 children and her octuplets are only the second full set of octuplets born in the United States. Suleman has appeared in many television shows since the birth of her children, including ‘The Oprah Winfrey Show’, ‘Idol Gives Back’, and ‘The Today’. Here is a quick summary of net worth of Octomom in 2018, career and earnings.
Early Life & Biography
Natalie Denise Doud-Suleman was born as Nadya Denise Suleman to her parents Edward Doud and Angela Victoria. She was born on 11 July 1975, in Fullerton, California.
She went to Nogales High school, and was known as “Natalie Doud”. Later, she attended Fullerton’s California State University.
In 1996, Natalie got married to Marco Gutierrez. The couple separated in 2000 and their divorce got finalised in 2008. From 1997 to 1999, her partner was Denis Beaudoin. She was also in a relationship with Frankie G in 2012.
In 1997, she started taking IVF treatments. In 2011, she gave birth to her first child. She went on to have five other children including twins. In January 2009, she gave birth to octuplets and named them as Isaiah, Jeremiah, Jonah, Josiah, Makai, Maliyah, Nariyah, and Noah. The doctor who supervised her treatment got expelled from American Society for Reproductive Medicine.
Career, Awards & Nominations
In 1999, Natalie Suleman used to work in a state mental hospital. She gained public attention after the birth of her octuplets in 2009. However, she was unemployed at that time and already had six other children before.
Following that, she recruited Killeen Furtney Group as her spokesperson. She went on to appear in many TV shows. She has also appeared in a special called ‘Octo-Mom: The Incredible Unseen Footage’ on Fox.
In 2010, Octomom featured in an issue of the magazine ‘Star’. She has also posed for the British magazine ‘Closer’. She has appeared in the music video of “Honeymoon” by Cledus T. Judd.
Suleman has starred in the movie ‘666 the Devil’s Child’ in 2012. She has also been interviewed in ‘Then & Now’ by Andy Cohen. She has also starred in the adult movie ‘Octomom Home Alone’ in 2012. She also had a short-lived career in boxing in 2011.
Awards & Achievements
In 2012, Natalie Suleman received four nominations from the Adult Video News (AVN) Awards and won the award for ‘Best Celebrity Video’.
Net Worth & Earnings
The estimated net worth of Octomom is a negative -$1 million. Although she received wider public attention after giving birth to eight babies at a time, she could not have a successful career. She has appeared in TV shows and films but could not gather fans. In 2012, she filed for bankruptcy and has got debts worth $1 million. However, she has got assets worth $50,000.
Octomom has been a popular name across the world. She has been widely criticized for giving birth despite having financial insecurity. She has never revealed about the father of her children.