Don Benjamin Bio: Dating & Girlfriend | Ethnicity, Net Worth
American model and television personality Don Benjamin took his chance of proposing his girlfriend when he attended a relative's wedding ceremony. With the proposal coming in an unorthodox fashion, the answer his girlfriend gave is still a mystery!
The Chicago native earned his recognition after being a finalist on the 20th season of interactive competition reality series, America's Next Top Model. He was featured on the music video of an American singer, Ariana Grande's song titled, "Into You."
Romance with the stunning beauty: Don Benjamin features on Ariana Grande's song, Into You in 2016 (Video: Youtube.com)
As a recording artist, Don released a track, Across the Sky which was featured on Big Brother, America's Next Top Model, and various MTV shows.
Don Benjamin's Bio(Age): Ethnicity, Height
The multi-talented star, aged 31 was born on 5th May 1987 in Chicago, Illinois. He belongs to a mixed ethnicity as his parents are multi-racial. He shares an exemplary bond with his parents and does not forget to send birthday wishes to them.
Don pursued his high school education in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Standing at the towering height of 6 feet 1 inch (1.85 meters), he was the captain of the varsity basketball team during his high school days.
Rose To Fame From Americas Next Top Model
His attractive looks and hunky figure landed Don several modeling gigs at an early age. He also appeared in a single episode of CBS’ ‘The Insider and was featured on tv show, Minay TV.
His career took off at the age of 26 after he got his big break contesting in the 20th season of America’s Next Top Model in 2013. He made it until episode 12 and came eighth in the overall standings in the season before being eliminated.
The popularity gained from the show made him a hot cake in the Fashion industry, and he featured as a model for notable brands such as Guess, Tillys, and Pink Dolphin past America's Next Top Model. He has also demonstrated his acting skill in various movies, and series such as One Ten, Matthew 18 and 3 am in Hollywood.
Moreover, he has established himself as a hip-hop artist releasing various tracks such as 'Across the sky,' 'Touch My Body’ and ‘Hit the Snooze.’
Relishes Majestic Net Worth From Entertainment Industry
Don has made a big mark in the entertainment industry for his works on multiple sectors, which has led him to accumulate striking net worth.
Featuring on the advertisement of various brands, he collects a remarkable amount of paychecks. Similarly, he also derives income from the Youtube channel, run along with his girlfriend, Liane.
The channel, dedicated to topics on relationships has amassed more than 93k subscribers and yields the yearly income about $2.8k. The revenue earned from the music tracks has also contributed to his net worth so far.
Is Don Benjamin Gay?
The followers of Don have always been curious about his sexuality. Blessed with a photogenic face and with his Instagram wall full of raunchy shirtless images, he has a huge gay fan following.
He was once asked by one of his Twitter followers if he was gay in December 2013.
Denying he was gay, the Chicago native counter asked the follower if he looked like one. The follower in response replied that half the guys she met at the West Hollywood were gay.
It can be undoubtedly stated that he is straight on his sexuality because of his relationship with the opposite sex. He was once in a relationship with American singer, Nikki Flores. The dating affair got the full stop after his new relationship with the social media star.
Dating A-List Girlfriend; Plans To Get Married
Don is currently in a relationship with the social media sensation girlfriend, Liane Valenzuela. His girlfriend is an Instagram star and has hosted red carpet events for various shows such as The Voice, The X Factor, and American Idol.
The couple's dating life began in 2015 and have been inseparable to date. The lovebirds run a Youtube channel, Forever Us together, with the channel comprising of their cool challenges, travel videos, cooking videos, and bits of advice on things that do and don't work in the relationship.
Moreover, the couple does not feel bashful about sharing glimpses of their romance to their followers. In August 2018, the duo attended a common friend's wedding, and the couple was pictured curiously watching all ceremonies closely.
Not just that, the hottest man in the tinsel town was pictured walking through the makeshift aisle with his girlfriend. He later posted a photo of the couple gazing lovingly into each other's eyes and in caption asked if they were the next ones to get married.
Soon to get married: Don Benjamin humorously asks his girlfriend about their wedding while attending a wedding ceremony in August 2018. (Photo: Don Benjamin's Instagram)
Wishing on her birthday on 23rd August 2018, he stated that he was blessed to celebrate another year of life with her. They enjoyed her birthday bash on Malibu Wine Safaris, the Malibu's largest operating vineyard.
With the couple having celebrated their friend's wedding as if it was theirs, one can easily guess that the couple looks ready to get married. It just seems a matter of time before we see a new bio of a married man alongside his name!