Jill Zarin Biography
Jill Zarin is an American businesswoman as well as an actress who gained her fame after being a cast member in The Real Housewives of New York City. She is also among the cast members of The Real Housewives Ultimate Girls Trip Ex-Wives Club which will premiere on 23 June 2022 on Bravo TV. Zarin has also the founder and owner of the beauty and shapewear company ‘Skweez Couture.’
Jill Zarin Education
Zarin went to Lawrence High School where she graduated. After her high school studies, she joined Simmons College in Boston where she attained her Bachelor’s degree.
Jill Zarin TV Career
Zarin began her acting career in 2009 whereby she appeared on the TV Series ‘The Tyra Banks Show,’ an American talk show which was hosted by Tyra Banks that aired from 2005 to 2010. She got her breakthrough after starring in the reality series ‘The Real Housewives of New York City.’ Furthermore, she also made some contributions to series like ‘Today,’ ‘The Wendy Williams Show,’ as well as ‘Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?’, among many others. She also spent some time hosting several award ceremonies including The 9th Annual TV Land Awards in 2011, New Now Next Awards in 2009, and the A-List Awards in 2008.
Zarin also appeared in the series for a total of four seasons or 67 episodes which mainly focused on real women’s personal and professional life in New York and how they managed their time between the two. After the finale of The Real Housewives of New York, she acted in “Night of the Wild,” a Syfy Network TV movie. She also has a brand that deals with a ton of products like Jill Zarin Jewelry, Jill Zarin Home bedding, and “Skweez Couture” shapewear. She also has her own book which she co-wrote by the name of ”Secrets of a Jewish Mother” which was also translated into Russian, Chinese as well as Japanese.
Jill Zarin: The Real Housewives Ultimate Girls Trip Ex-Wives Club
Zarin will be among the cast of The Real Housewives Ultimate Girls Trip Ex-Wives Club which is set to premiere on June 23 2022 on BravoTV. She and the other ex-wives will be spending some time on vacation at Dorinda Medley’s Bluestone Manor. The series will entice the viewers on a trip down memory lane as the ex-wives take part in the lush countryside of the Berkshires with fantastic escapades, top-notch luxury, as well as non-ending drama.
This series mainly features ex-wives who left housewives from all across the states including Dorinda Medley of The Real Housewives of New York City, Tamra Judge, and Vicki Gunvalson of The Real Housewives of Orange County among others.
Jill Zarin Age
Zarin was born on 30 November 1963, in Woodmere, Long Island, New York, United States of America. She is 60 years old.
Jill Zarin Height
Zarin stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches tall.
Jill Zarin Parents|siblings
Zarin was born and raised by her mother, Gloria Kamen, and her father Sol Kamen in the USA. Growing up, she was raised alongside her sister Lisa Wexler in a Jewish family and practices Judaism as her religion.
Jill Zarin Husband(s)
Zarin was previously married to her first husband, Steven Shapiro but ended up divorcing after several years of marriage. Zarin and her ex-husband managed to have a daughter together by the name of Allyson Shapiro. After her divorce, she, later on, got married to the late Bobby Zarin who was a real estate businessman by profession. The two tied the knot in April 2000 and were happily married till Bobby’s last breath. Bobby succumbed to cancer in January 2018 which left both Jill and her family broken. Rumors have it that she is now in a romantic relationship with Gray Brody.
Jill Zarin daughter
Zarin and her ex-husband are parents to Allyson Shapiro. She is in a relationship with her long-time friend Jordan Bilfeld who is also the co-founder of Stikitcharge.
Jill Zarin’s Net Worth|Is Jill still rich?
Jill has an estimated net worth ranging between $10 Million – $20 Million which she has earned through being a businesswoman as well as an actress.
Zarin Fabrics is one of the largest and most successful fabric companies in the USA. It was established back in 1936 third-generation business is a three-floor fabric wonderland stocked with thousands of bolts of upholstery and drapery fabrics. This Lower East Side fabric store offers custom upholstery and drapery services, including custom furniture. Zarin Fabrics also offers drapery hardware, upholstery supplies, trimmings, and full decorating services including Hunter Douglas window coverings.
Are Zarin and Bethenny still friends?
Zarin told Andy Cohen that she would never have any friendship with Bethenny Frankel again in May 2021. This was after Bethenny allegedly showed up for the late Bobby Zarin’s funeral in 2018 for nothing else but publicity and to seek attention. Jill said, “She came with cameras [to Bobby’s funeral], which I didn’t know were going to be there, so that changed it for me.” During the funeral, other housewives went without any cameras so as to pay their respect and condolences except for Bethenny. Some of the housewives who joined Bobby Zarin’s funeral include Ramona, Luann as well as Dorinda.