You may have heard of the term “influence peddling,” which refers to the practice of celebrities and other famous people gaining financially from their association with products they endorse. In most cases, this involves some form of compensation, be it money or free products. Sometimes it’s both! But just because they’re famous, it doesn’t mean they’re immune to influence peddling. Here are some fun facts about celebrity and their significant others that may surprise you.
1. Rihanna And Karrine Steffans Started an Herb Company Together
Singer Rihanna and model Karrine Steffans started an herb company together back in April 2018. The pair got their start in the herbal business when they teamed up to launch a skincare line called Good Herbalife. The two were inspired to start the skincare line after reading about the anti-aging benefits of herbs in a 2015 New York Times article by Judith Goldman entitled “The Beauty Industry Is Going Natural.” According to the article, the natural beauty industry grew by 18% in 2018 and is projected to grow to $143 billion by next year.
The herb company’s motto is “beauty without harming,” and the line’s tagline is “for the woman who cares about her body, her health and her well-being.” To learn more about Good Herb alife and what products they offer, visit their website at goodherbalife.com.
2. Mariah Carey Is Reportedly Worth $70 Million
Singer Mariah Carey is reportedly worth $70 million, which makes her the highest-paid entertainer of all time, according to CelebrityNetWorth.
Though Mariah Carey has denied the valuation, it’s probably a safe bet that she’s aware of it, considering she once famously said, “[My] net worth isn’t public information.” To find out how much money Mariah Carey is actually worth, use this calculator from CelebrityNetWorth.
3. Jennifer Aniston And Her Partner Watch TV Together Every Night
Before she was married to Justin Theroux, Jennifer Aniston was engaged to actor Giovanni Ribisi. The two met on the set of the 1993 movie The Marrying Man and got married in a small, private ceremony a year later.
Aniston has since filed for divorce, though she hasn’t commented on whether or not she plans to remarry. In any case, the Marrying Man actress is now legally prohibited from dating anyone under the age of 18 because of A.C.A. Section 110. That law, which takes effect this year, was put in place after Aniston married Theroux, who is 40 years her senior.
As for the couple’s TV habits, according to People magazine, they like to watch shows together, such as The Big Bang Theory and Veep. In fact, they’ve been known to marathon an entire season of a series in one sitting.
4. Angelina Jolie And Brad Pitt Are Reportedly Still In Love
Even after 20 years of marriage, Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt are reportedly still in love and keep their relationship “romantic” by spending lots of time together. Though Brad Pitt is a year older than Jolie, the couple has maintained a close bond, especially since becoming parents to six children. Jolie and Pitt still have two children together, and the actress has said that she plans on having more children with her partner. She has also spoken about how important family is to her, especially since her parents are no longer with her.
Jolie has filed for divorce from Pitt, but she hasn’t commented on whether or not she’ll remarry. As for the status of their relationship, it’s still officially considered “open.” Though they live separately, they both maintain ownership of their own homes and are still committed to their children and their partnership. They have also made it known they want to remain together as equals.
5. Paris Hilton’s Kids Help to Pay For Her Luxurious Lifestyle
Heiress Paris Hilton has six children with three different men. Her first husband, Jason Biggs, had two children with a previous wife, and he later adopted Hilton’s children. According to Forbes, Paris Hilton is now worth $150 million, which makes her one of the most successful heiresses in history. Most of that money comes from selling her famous “brand” and the associated luxury items she is associated with. Forbes also notes that Paris Hilton’s children help to pay for her luxurious lifestyle.
In 2018, Forbes estimated that Hilton’s six children brought in $16.8 million in revenue. The eldest daughter, Paris, is now 26 years old and serving as her mother’s manager. The money comes in part from her own social media accounts, where she promotes her mother’s businesses and designs jewelry for her online store.
Hilton describes her children as “my pride and joy. They are my anchor to this world. They give me hope and strength.” One of the keys to her children’s success is that they each have an entrepreneurial spirit. Hilton’s eldest daughter helped to launch a children’s fashion line and a record label, while her youngest child is pursuing a career in modelling.
Interesting Facts About Famous People
These are just some of the interesting facts about famous people. Do you have any interesting facts about your favorite famous people? Please feel free to share in the comments section below!