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Jeremy Meeks Wiki Biography
Jeremy Meeks was born on 7 February 1984, in Stockton, California USA, and is a fashion model, best known for his mug shot going viral on Facebook in 2014, which would eventually lead to his fashion model career, which started in 2016. Most of his endeavors have helped put his net worth to where it is today, aside from his brushes with the law.
How rich is Jeremy Meeks? As of early-2018, sources estimate a net worth that is at $700,000, mostly earned through a successful career as a fashion model. He’s appeared in various high profile fashion events, modeling for names such as Armani as well as Versace. As he continues his career, it is expected that his wealth will also continue to increase.
Jeremy Meeks Net Worth $700,000
One of Jeremy’s first notable criminal activities happened in 2002 when he was charged with corporal injury to a child as well as with robbery. According to reports, he violently assaulted a 16 year old boy, which led him to ask for a plea deal resulting in two years in a California prison. Around this time, he admitted that he was a member of the North Side Gangster Crips. In 2014, he was arrested during a gang sweep called Operation Ceasefire in Stockton, California – during this time, the police posted a mug shot of him on Facebook which went viral; he was subsequently convicted of grand theft and possession of a firearm, and was sentenced to 27 months in prison, being dubbed as a “hot felon” by the media. This actually led to him being signed by the modelling agency White Cross Management, and talent agent Gina Rodriguez.
Meeks made his catwalk debut during the February 2017 “New York Fashion Week”, which led to positive reviews, and more opportunities would soon come his way, so his net worth would start to increase. “Vogue” magazine described him as a “buff bad boy”, but he then appeared during “Milan Fashion Week” and worked for fashion designer Philipp Plein. Afterwards, he appeared in a campaign for fashion house “Carolina Lemke”, owned by supermodel Bar Refaeli, with whom he appeared in the campaign. All of these opportunities raised Meeks’ net worth significantly, and he would then be hired by exclusive fashion designers such as Versace and Armani. He now travels the world modelling for high profile names, and appearing in high profile events.
For his personal life, it is known that Jeremy was married to Melissa from 2009 to 2017 and they have two children together; The marriage ended after Jeremy was caught kissing heiress Chloe Green, the daughter of billionaire Sir Phillip Green who owns several British retail stores including Topshop. Since the end of the marriage, Jeremy has been seen consistently with Chloe, and there are rumors of their engagement, but which they have denied. He’s also active on social media, having over 1.5 million followers on Instagram and over 500,000 likes on Facebook. He updates his pages with his latest modelling projects.
|Date Of Birth||February 7, 1984|
|Place Of Birth||Stockton, California USA|
|Children||Jeremy Meeks, Jr.|
|Siblings||Bryan Varela, Emery Meeks|
|1||Handsome appearance despite being a felon|
|1||I just want them to know that this is really not me; I'm not some kingpin.|
|1||His smoldering booking photo was posted to the Stockton police Facebook page and secured him a Hollywood agent thanks to his model-like features. Hollywood agent Gina Rodriguez, who represented 'Octomom' Nadya Suleman, has taken Meeks on as a client.|