How much is Billy Blanks’ net worth?
As of 2023, Billy Blanks‘ net worth is estimated at $20 million Approx.
Welcome readers! Our today’s topic is Billy Blanks’ net worth.
Apart from his worth, we have also discussed his age, weight, kids, wife, salary, and other personal information.
Who is Billy Blanks? Biography
Billy Blanks is an American fitness personality, actor, and martial artist well known as the creator of the Tae Bo exercise program.
As of 2023, Billy Blanks’ net worth stands at $20 million. In his first year, he sold over 1.5 million VHS tapes and made around 80 million in sales.
To date, the American fitness guru has generated more than $150 million.
How old is Billy Blanks?
Billy Wayne Blanks was born on September 1, 1955, in Erie, Pennsylvania, U.S. Blanks’ age is 67 years according to his birth date.
At the age of 11, he began to study martial arts. He even joined Karate and Taekwondo classes.
Later he decided to be a world martial arts champion after watching Bruce Lee on television.
How rich is Billy Blanks?
As of 2023, Billy Blanks’ net worth is estimated at $20 million. His Tae Bo exercise program became a major American fitness craze now.
A major portion of Billy Blanks’ net worth came from his contribution to films.
Some of his notable films include:
- The Clapper (2017)
- Jack and Jill (2011)
- Kiss the Girls (1996)
- Expect no Mercy (1994)
- TC 2000 (1993)
Apart from the above, Billy made a huge worth from television. He has appeared in numerous tv films such as :
- The Fairly OddParents (2003)
- Sabrina the Teenage Witch (1999)
- The Parkers (1999)
- ER (1998)
- Muppets Tonight (1996)
How much money did Billy Blanks make?
Initially, Billy was hired as a bodyguard for Driving Force’s lead actress, Catherine Bach. At that time, he impressed the film’s producers. As a result, the producers landed a supporting role for him.
After that, he worked in many martial arts films like “Bloodfist,” and “King of the Kickboxers.”
Besides, he developed his own Tae Bo workout. Additionally, Billy Blanks incorporated components of martial arts training.
Later, he opened his own fitness center in the Los Angeles area and began to teach his new workout. The major motive of his to attract the celebrity clients first.
Luckily, he attracted many celebrities like Paula Abdul and became a major pop culture phenomenon.
Tae Bo workouts and videos gave another height to Billy Blanks’ net worth.
How Much Does Billy Blanks invest in Real Estate?
In 2001, Blanks sold his home for $7,300,000, which was located in Hidden Hills.
On 31st January 2000, he made a joint purchase for $1,400,000. After construction, he tried to sell it for $11.5 million but the deal was finalized at $7,300,000.
Who is Billy Blanks married to?
Who is Billy Blanks’ Ex-Wife?
Blanks married Gayle H. Godfrey in 1974. They first met in karate class later their friendship changed in the relationship.
After marriage, Billy adopted her daughter named Shellie, born in 1973.
Shellie has also produced her own video “Tae Bo Postnatal Power” and hosted “Tae Bo T3” with her father.
Billy and his wife, Gayle H. Godfrey also blessed with a son, Billy Blanks Jr., who is working as a fitness instructor.
After 33 years of a successful relationship, the couple divorced in 2008.
Who is Billy Blanks’ Wife?
In the same year, Blanks became the father of a daughter, Angelika with Tomoko Sato.
He met Sato in 2007 and registered their marriage in January 2009. Later they relocated to Japan.
Billy Blanks‘ Height, Weight, and Physical Stats
Do you want to know the physical appearance, height, and weight of Billy Blanks? Have a look below:
|Height||5 feet 11 inches (182 cm)|
|Weight||70 kg or 154 lbs|
|Feet/Shoe Size||10 (US)|
Billy Blanks‘ Social Media Profiles
He is active on social media such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram accounts.
He has more than 153,331 followers on his Facebook account, around 8703 followers on Twitter, and he has about 64.7k followers on his Instagram account as of 1 December 2023.
Billy Blanks‘ real name (full name) is Billy Wayne Blanks.
As of Jan 2023, Billy Blanks‘ net worth is roughly calculated at $20 million.
He was born on 1 September 1955 in Erie, Pennsylvania. According to his date of birth, Billy Blanks‘ age is 67 years as of 2023.
Billy Blanks has a height of 5 ft 11 inches or 182 cm tall and has a net worth of $20 million.
Billy Wayne Blanks (born September 1, 1955) is an American fitness personality, martial artist, and actor.