Who is Malaysia Pargo and what is her net worth 2018? Laquisha Pargo or known as Malaysia Pargo is an entrepreneur and a television personality. She has appeared in all seasons of Basketball Wives: Los Angeles. She is also a jewellery designer and a bedding designer.
Malaysia Pargo was born at Crompton, California on August 12, 1980. She is of American- African ethnicity. She spent her childhood in her hometown only. She met an NBA basketball player Jannero Pargo at a party and from that they started dating. She was only 22 when they both met for the first time. After dating for 4 years they tied the knot in 2006.
She started working on the TV reality show named ‘Basketball Wives: Los Angeles’. She was a cast member and worked for all its six seasons. The show is about a group of women who are having relationships with basketball players. She started her entrepreneurial journey after her wedding by launching a jewellery brand named as “Three Beats” in honour of her three children.
Malaysia Pargo is also known to be a philanthropist. She has worked as a volunteer and also she has been a donor for “The charity boys and girls club”. She was a mentor at Kamp Kizzy which is an organisation which inspires and empowers the youth. She is very focused and keen about the empowerment of the youth and especially the empowerment of young girls. Pargo is the main character in all the seasons of the show.
She won people’s heart by her presence of mind and beautiful smile. She also appeared in other TV shows like Datzhott, Home & family and The Eric Andre Show in 2016.
She was married to NBA star player Jannero Pargo in 2006 but they got a divorce in 2016 almost after a decade. They have three kids together. She gave birth to first child in 2007 and another twin in 2011. She is currently single and maintaining her divorce. Among her three children, the oldest one is Jannero Pargo Jr. while the other two are twin daughters. It is reported by the media that she was the main reason behind their divorce. She had affairs while she was married to Jannero Pargo.
Malaysia Pargo Net Worth
Malaysia Pargo has an estimated net worth of $4.5 million, most of which is earned through her business. Also, she got a hefty compensation after her divorce. She got a ‘G’ series Mercedes Benz car from her husband in the divorce compensation, not only that but half the money from his savings plan will go to Malaysia Pargo. She earned a great amount of money from the show ‘Basketball Wives: Los Angeles’ as well. She is a philanthropist and doesn’t shy away from doing charity, her work with various non-profit organisations shows that pretty well.
Malaysia Pargo is someone who has made her name in multiple fields, due to her hard work and charming personality she became successful in Television and in business as well.