- Birth Name Jillian Michaels
- Birth Place Los Angeles, California
- Famous Name Jillian Michaels
- Father JoAnn McKarus
- Net Worth $4 million
- Nationality American
- Ethnicity white
- Currently Married yes
- Married to Heidi Rhoades
- Divorce N/A
- Children 2
- Affair with Heidi Rhoades
- Boyfriend Heidi Rhoades
Jillian Michaels is a successful personal trainer and also a businessperson, author, and television personality. She is widely recognized for her appearances on NBC’s “The Biggest Loser” and “Losing it with Jillian”. She has also appeared on the talk show “The Doctors”.
Michaels was also the judge on the series named Sweat, INC on Spike and also featured in the reality series that Just Jillian premiered on E!.
Jillian Michaels' Early Life
Jillian Michaels was born on February 18, 1974, in Los Angeles, California, the U.S. She was born to JoAnn McKarus. She also has a sister named “Lauren Michaels”. She is an American and belongs to a white ethnicity. Her birth sign is Aquarius.
She was raised in Santa Monica. Her father was a popular lawyer. Her parents were divorced when she was 12. Later, she attended California State University, Northridge. She worked as a bartender at the nighttime during her college years to support her mother.
Jillian Michaels' Professional Career
After her graduation, Jillian Michaels got a job as an agent for the International Creative Management. She disliked the job. In 2002, she opened a fitness center opened a fitness center, Sky Sports & Health Spa in a partnership with Jackie Warner.
In 2005, she got an opportunity to explore herself; she appeared among the trainers on NBC’s “The Biggest Loser”. This program provided her huge fame and stardom to her career. She also made her appearance on “Losing it with Jillian”. This program broadcasted on NBC.
In 2011, Michaels joined CBS television as the co-host of the show The Doctors. She left the show in 2012 as the arrangement weren't good.
Personal Life of Jillian Michaels
Jillian Michaels is popular among her fans. She has countless fans from around the world. There are many of her fans who want to become the part of her life. Michaels is a lesbian and was dating Heidi Rhoades. The couple started dating in 2009 and was engaged to each other in late 2015.
Rhoades is a music manager.
Michaels adopted a daughter from Haiti in May 2012, and her former partner also gave birth to a son in the same month.
Michaels proposed Heidi for marriage in 2016 on her E! reality show, Just Jillian and were rumored to be getting married soon. However, the couple called off their engagement in January 15, 2018, and were separated.
Revealing the detachment, Michaels wrote on her Instagram:
"You've been with me through it all so I'm sharing some news with you...Heidi and I have been split for a while now," Michaels wrote on Instagram. "We've found we're better friends and parents living apart than staying together. Life and people change but our love for one another and commitment to raising our two kids as an inseparable team remains. Thanks for always loving and supporting us, the feeling is mutual!"
Charity, Salary, and the Net worth of Jillian Michaels
Jillian Michaels is philanthropic. She involved in charity and humanitarian work. She worked through and helps the people through several organizations and foundations. Moreover, he also worked for the animal welfare and an adviser for the National Day of Dance for the Heart Health. She also published several books on health and fitness. Some of them are: “Slim for life”, “The Master Your Metabolism Calorie Counter”, “Making the Cut” and “Winning by Losing”.
Michaels' net worth is estimated to be around $14 million earned through her work on NBC's “The Biggest Loser.”. Her annual earnings is reported to be $4 million.
She also has her own clothing line.
She has a great body figure and looks extremely hot in her bikini avatar. Comparatively, her body measurement is 34-24-34. The size of her bra is 34B and her hips size is 34. She is popular on Instagram, and, Twitter.