Kim Zolciak is a singer and television personality from the United States. She first debuted on the reality television show The Real Housewives of Atlanta in 2008 as one of the original housewives.
In 2012, during the fifth season of The Real Housewives of Atlanta, Zolciak left the show but returned as a “friend of the housewives” for the tenth season in 2017-18. In 2012, she got her own spin-off show, Don’t Be Tardy for the Wedding, which was about her wedding to football star Kroy Biermann.
The show was then revived for a second season under the title Don’t Be Tardy. The show’s eighth season aired on October 6, 2020, and she was sacked in 2021 after the show was not renewed. She competed in the 21st season of Dancing with the Stars in 2015.
|Net Worth:||$3 Million|
|Date of Birth:||May 19, 1978 (44 years old)|
|Height:||5 ft 8 in (1.75 m)|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
Early Life and Childhood:
Kimberleigh Marie Zolciak was born in Pensacola, Florida on May 19, 1978, but grew up in Windsor Locks, Connecticut. She is the daughter of Joseph and Karen and was reared in a military family. Michael, her only sibling, is her only sibling. The siblings were brought up in a Roman Catholic household. Kim had an affair with a cop when she was 17 years old.
He had questioned her as a witness in a criminal case. The cop was sacked, but only for 45 days without pay. Zolciak went to Manchester’s East Catholic High School and the University of Connecticut. She pursued a career in nursing. Kim moved to Atlanta, where her parents had moved, after graduating at the age of 21.
On October 7, 2008, Kim Zolciak debuted on Bravo’s reality show The Real Housewives of Atlanta. Between seasons four and five, Zolciak and her then-fiancé were the focus of a spinoff show called Don’t Be Tardy for the Wedding, which followed her wedding preparations. Zolciak stepped down from Real Housewives in the fifth season, with her farewell episode aired on December 9, 2012. As of 2020, Don’t Be Tardy for the Wedding, afterward renamed Don’t Be Tardy…, is in its ninth season. For the tenth season of ‘Real Housewives,’ Zolciak-Biermann returned as a recurrent character.
On Bravo, Zolciak-Biermann was set to star in a new reality show called NeNe and Kim: The Road to Riches alongside fellow Real Housewives cast member NeNe Leakes. The network, on the other hand, opted not to go further with the show.
On the 21st season of Dancing with the Stars, Zolciak-Biermann competed. Tony Dovolani, a professional dancer, was her partner. She pulled out three weeks into the tournament in September 2015 due to a transient ischemia episode that prevented her from flying.
Career in music
Zolciak began working on a country music album in 2008. In 2009, she released her debut single, “Tardy for the Party,” followed by a remix EP the following year.
Kandi Burruss, Zolciak’s Real Housewives of Atlanta castmate, and her collaborating songwriter/producer, Rodney “Don Vito” Richard, sued Zolciak for income gained from “Tardy for the Party” on March 12, 2013. Burruss’ attorney, RHOA castmate Phaedra Parks, claims that her clients wrote the song for Zolciak and that Zolciak released and sold the track “without [the] plaintiffs’ knowledge, license, or approval,” according to the paperwork. Burruss also requested a temporary restraining order, as well as the “destruction of all copies of the infringing single and any other product of defendants that infringe plaintiffs’ copyrights,” punitive damages, attorney’s costs, and a jury trial.
Kim is the mother of six children. Brielle Karenna (b. 1997) and Ariana Lenee (b. 1998) are her daughters from prior relationships (b. 2001). Kim Toce was married to Daniel Toce from 2001 to 2003. Kim married NFL player Kroy Biermann on November 13th, 2011. The two met in May 2010 during a charity dance event in Atlanta that was filmed for an episode of “The Real Housewives of Atlanta.” Kroy Jagger (b. 2011), Kash Kade (b. 2012), and twins Kaia Rose and Kane Ren (born November 2013) are the couple’s four children. Biermann adopted Kim’s daughters from prior relationships in July 2013. The pair is presently starring in the sitcom “Don’t Be Tardy,” which chronicles Kroy and Kim’s lives as well as their children.
Kim Zolciak Net worth
Kim Zolciak has a net worth of roughly $3 million. Her primary source of income comes from her work as a media personality. Biermann, on the other hand, filed a petition to adopt Zolciak’s daughters in march 2013. the adoption was finalized in july 2013, and the girls changed their last names to Biermann.