Larsa Younan Biography: Scottie Pippen As Husband, From Age To Net Worth
|Date of Birth||July 06 ,1974|
|Age||45 Years 7 Month(s)|
|Birth Name||Larsa Younan|
|Husaband/Spouse||Scottie Pippen (m. 1997)|
|Wedding Date||July 20, 1997|
|Net Worth||$14 Million|
|Brother/s||Samuel Younan, Ninos Younan|
|College||University of Illinois|
|Height/ How Tall?||5'2" (1.57 m)|
|Weight||55 Kg (121 Lbs)|
|Feet (Shoe) Size||8.5 (US)|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Body Measurements||37-27-37 inches|
|Son/s||Preston Pippen, Justin Pippen, Scotty Pippen Jr.|
Larsa Younan is a reality star. And her life seems to be the exact reason why commoners' life attracts huge spotlight when cast into the screen. Her life has everything--a famous husband, lavish lifestyle, a huge number of kids along with claims of cheating and divorce settlements in millions.
The American TV personality is a famous model and actress best known for her work in the American reality show The Real Housewives of Miami. She has also appeared in popular shows like Keeping Up With The Kardashians and Big Pippen.
Larsa on KUTWK: Larsa Younan appears alongside Kourtney Kardashian in Keeping Up With The Kardashians (Published on Jan 25, 2018)
Moreover, she covered a Red Carpet event for Extra TV(2013) which gained her tons of popularity. She is also the brand ambassador Haute Living Magazine and leads a self-titled column Life WIth Larsa on Splash Suntimes where she writes on topics like fashion, beauty, health, and fitness.
Besides the entertainment industry, she is also engaged in charity work and leads the Pippen Foundation which helps in fundraising for children’s charities.
Larsa Younan Biography: Age, Parents
The American native was born on July 6, 1974, in Chicago, Illinois. American by nationality Younan belongs to Syrian-Lebanese descent and is of African-American ethnicity.
Her father is from Syria while her mother is from Lebanon. Although there isn’t much precise information about her family members, she is said to have a sister she is very close to named Bella Youkhana and two brothers.
Younan Siblings: Larsa Younan with her sister and brothers (Photo: Laura Younan's Instagram)
Larsa, aged 44, graduated with a degree in Political Science from the University of Illinois. During her college, she was a part of the Piven Theatre Workshop and was involved in various theatres.
Larsa Younan Is At Height Of Her Career
After her college, she started a freelance writing job and wrote about topics like fitness, fashion, and beauty. The hardworking and attractive Larsa with a height of 5 feet and 2 inches who herself worked as a fitness model shares her beauty tips and ways to remain healthy through her columns.
Moreover, her attractive physique has also helped her make it big as a reality star. Looking at where she is today, all the hard work sure did pay off as she now enjoys a net worth of 14 million dollars.
Larsa Younan Parents Four Kids With Scottie Pippen
Besides all the fame Larsa has earned for herself, she is also well known as the wife of NBA superstar Scottie Pippen and as a good friend of the Kardashians. Her husband Scottie was previously married to Karen McCollum from 1988 until 1990 and fathered three children with his then wife.
However, Scottie's marriage with Karen failed to last the distance and culminated in a separation after which he met Larsa. Once titled the Hottest Wife of NBA star, Younan and Scottie have been married for more than 20 years.
The loved-up couple tied the knots in 1997 at her hometown Chicago.
After few years of marriage, the couple welcomed their firstborn, a son Scottie Pippen Jr. in 2002. And until 2009, the couple had already parented four kids, Preston (2004), Justin (2007) and Sophia (2009).
Familia: Larsa posts a picture of her family on Instagram (Photo: Larsa Younan's Instagram)
Her youngest daughter Sophia seems to be the most likely of following on her mom’s footsteps and has already started modeling career at a tender age of 7.
Larsa Younan's Husband Scottie Pippen Files For Divorce
Do all good things really have to come to an end? What looked like a perfect family from outside was burning in the insides and the family's struggles only came to light in 2016 when Larsa's husband filed for divorce.
The happy couple announced that they had separated from each other in October 2016. The divorce which was filed by her husband cited infidelity as the main reason of separation and accused Larsa of engaging in an extramarital affair with famous rapper Future.
Announcing the news of separation of the darling couples TMZ reported at that time:
After careful consideration and 19 years together, Larsa and Scottie have each filed for dissolution of their marriage. Although they are no longer to be married, Larsa remains hopeful that she and Scottie will always do what is best for their 4 beautiful children and jointly raise them with love and respect.
She would like to thank everyone for their understanding and kindly ask for privacy from the media during this difficult time of transition for her family.
Larsa, who is good friends with the Kardashians, moved into fellow single mother Kourtney Kardashian's Calabasas mansion during the split.
Larsa Younan & Husband Finalize Their Divorce In 2018
Larsa and Scottie shared an on and off again relationship. After filing for divorce on October 2016, they reconciled on June 2017 only to again consider divorce in August the same year. Over the course of reconciliations, Larsa and her husband tried their best to make the marriage work out moreover for the sake of their four children.
Well they did try their best but sometimes things just don't work out in life and neither did their marriage. After calling off their 120 million dollars divorce in November 2017, the couple has now decided to finalize their divorce and end there on and off again status completely.
But this time it was not Scottie Pippen who filed for divorce rather Younan herself. She filed for legal documents to end their 21-year marriage in Los Angeles County Superior Court on 2 November 2018 asking for joint legal and physical custody of Scottie Jr., Preston, Justin, and Sophia.
Larsa even confirmed their divorce in an interview with TMZ (2018) stating:
We have both tried very hard for a long time to make our marriage work and have ultimately come to the conclusion that it is best that we live separate lives.We have so many amazing memories together, remain best of friends and love each other very much. Our four children have always been our priority and for their sake we ask for as much privacy as possible for our family during this sensitive time.
We're really sad to see that the relationship even after several tries didn't work out for the couple!