About Kendra Wilkinson
Kendra Wilkinson, now Kendra Leigh Baskett, is television personality, model, businesswoman and book author from the United States. She is well known for dating Hugh Hefner, currently nearly ninety-year-old founder and chief creative officer of Playboy Enterprises. Her life in Playboy mansion was documented in reality TV series The Girls Next Door. In 2009 E! television has started airing her own reality show Kendra. Kendra Wilkinson net worth is currently estimated at $6 million and her annual salary is $2 million.
Kendra was born in San Diego, in a family of Russian, English and Irish decent. Her parents divorced when Kendra was 8. Wilkinson graduated from Claremont High School in 2003 and decided not to continue her studies in college. She worked as administrative assistant in a local dentist office before being hired as a glamour model. At first her salary for modeling was quite low, but eventually she managed to make it to the top of industry and Kendra net worth started to grow little by little. In 2004 she was hired to be one of the models at seventy-eighth Hefner’s birthday party. Hugh liked Kendra since the moment he saw her. Soon he asked her to become one of his three girlfriends and to move in with him to the famous Playboy mansion. As you already understood Kendra accepted his invitation. She stayed in the mansion were her life was followed by The Girls next Door TV cameras for nearly five years. She moved out in 2009, after she met her future husband Hank Baskett, a former wide receiver who played in the National Football League. Hank’s fortunes are even more impressive than Kendra Wilkinson net worth. A former player of Minnesota Vikings, Indianapolis Colts and Philadelphia Eagles owns a property worth $6.5 million.
Since she became a resident at the Playboy mansion Kendra has made numerous TV appearances. She made cameos at TV programs like Entourage and Las Vegas. She also had roles on the several music videos, including Nickleback’s “Rock Star” and Akon’s “Smack That”. On the set of this video Kendra got into the fight with a famous rapper Eminem, which led to him pouring a bottle of water on Williams’ head. The two stars later made peace. She is currently filming in a reality television series Kendra. The program documented her engagement and marriage to Hank and later followed her adjustment to becoming a mother. In 2012 Kendra announced that she is leaving the E! television, which has been airing her show since its beginning due to the major differences between their visions. Her new reality show Kendra on Top premiered on WE television in summer 2012. According to the contract it boosts Kendra Wilkinson net worth by $2 million each year.