Who is Karrine Steffans and what is her net worth 2018? Karrine Steffans is the famous author of the Video Vixen series. Her books made its way to New York Best Seller Magazines. She is a successful writer, actor, editor and rapper. She has worked in more than 20 videos.
Karrine Steffans was born on August 24, 1978 in Saint Thomas, United States. She attended Horizon High School. The family moved to Florida in late 80s. Her childhood was difficult, they had no money and was physically abused. Her mother was an alcoholic and and father not supportive. Sadly she was raped at the age of 13. She ran away form her home, live on streets and worked as an exotic dancer.
At the age of 17 was in relationship with Kool G Rap and have a son from him. To avoid physical abuse she and her son moved to Los Angeles. Her first son is Naim Wilson born on 19th of January, 1998. She was married to Darius McCrary in 2009 and got divorced in 2011.
She started her career as video model. She debuted at the age of 21 with video Jay-Z’s “Hey Papi” (1999). She shared her childhood and experience as video model in the The Oprah Winfrey Show . She appeared in the segment which discussed the objectification of females. She shared how she was sexually abused as a child and revealed she was sexually exploited to get music videos. This was in the year 2006.
She has modelled for Smooth magazine’s ‘Hollywood Swimsuit’ issue, and in the following, 2005, she appeared on its cover. She also appeared on the cover of King magazine (2007) Steffans work as an actor can be seen in the movie A Man Apart. She has also appeared on the mixtape, Freaky Flows.
Steffans has authored three books. Her first book Confessions of a Video Vixen was launched in 2005, her second book, The Vixen Diaries was published in 2009 and last one of the series. The Vixen Manual: How to Find, Seduce & Keep the Man You Want also in 2009. All the books have made to The New York Times Best Seller list. Some percentage of proceeds from her books are given as charity to Boys and Girls Club of America.
Steffans has been on a tour to promote her Confessions of a Video Vixen and has been in conversation with many journalist including by Donny Deutsch, Bill O’Reilly and Geraldo Rivera. In the year 2008, Steffan started a publishing house on her name. In early 2010, she had signed two deals with Fox television studios, according to one of the deal she was suppose to write scripted TV series.She was editor of Volume 1, Drink Fuck Sleep (July 2012). In the year 2015, Steffans released her book, Vindicated: Confessions of a Video Vixen.
Karrine Steffans Net Worth
Karrine Steffans net worth is estimated at $10 million. She made her net worth with the modelling, her hip hop music videos, selling of her book series “Confessions of a Video Vixen”. Her annual salary is estimated to be $1 million and monthly income to be $83 thousand. She also lectures in various universities for social cause. She is associated with United Nations.
Steffans has sent a strong message to Video Vixens. Although she had troubled childhood and difficult relationships, she is a successful lady who made a mark with Video Vixen series.