Beth Ostrosky Stern is an American model and actress. She is renowned for her love of cats and is a passionate animal rights activist. Stern is also better known as the wife of legendary American radio personality, Howard Stern. They have been married for over a decade and are one of Hollywood’s golden couples. Find out more about Stern here including her bio and age, net worth and height as well as other interesting facts about her.
Elizabeth Anne Ostrosky was born on the 15th of July 1972 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Her mother’s name is Judy while her father’s name is Robert. The actress and model also has two brothers but their names are not available at the moment. Beth Ostrosky Stern spent her formative years in Pittsburgh and attended the Fox Chapel High School. For college, she attended the University of Pittsburgh where she studied English Literature. She then commenced her career as a professional model while still in school. She eventually relocated to New York upon graduation in order to get better opportunities.
Stern has modelled for several fashion brands and she has also appeared in calendars as well as the cover of several magazines, most notably FHM. Beth Ostrosky Stern has also featured in TV ads for a variety of companies.
Asides from modelling, Stern is also a consummate actress. She has featured in TV shows such as Filter and Casino Cinema while her movie credits include Flirting with Disaster as well as Whipped, a comedy about a group of friends who fall for the same lady. They thus compete with each other to win her affections.
Beth Ostrosky Stern’s Family
Beth Ostrosky Stern is married to famous radio jockey, Howard Stern. Her husband is not just a radio personality but also a TV personality, actor and author. Howard Stern is the brains behind the Howard Stern Show, a nationally syndicated radio show which launched in 1985. Howard has also headlined some TV shows and served as a judge on America’s Got Talent. Additionally, he is an author of two New York Times bestsellers and was inducted into the National Radio Hall of Fame in 2012.
Beth Ostrosky Stern first met her husband at a friend’s house in 2001. Ironically, she was on a blind date with another guy but wasn’t impressed with her date. Howard, on the other hand, had come alone. The two eventually got talking and started a relationship in 2001. They got engaged on the eve of Valentine’s Day in 2007. The couple tied the knot in October 2008. Their nuptials took place at a popular New York restaurant.
The two do not have any kids together but Howard has three daughters from his first marriage. In 1978, he got married to his college girlfriend, Alison Berns and they were together for about 21 years and separated in 1999; they divorced amicably in 2001. They have three daughters together namely Emily, Debra and Ashley.
In 2019, they were rumours that the union between Beth Ostrosky Stern and her husband was on the rocks. This was due to some comments that Howard made on his show. Stern, however, shut down these rumours during an appearance on the Ellen DeGeneres Show.
Beth Ostrosky Stern: Net Worth
Beth Ostrosky Stern has a net worth of $10 million. Her source of wealth is her career earnings over the years as well as private investments. Her husband, on the other hand, has a net worth of $650 million. His enormous wealth is not surprising seeing as he regularly makes Forbes list of the highest earning celebrities in the world. Howard Stern has a lucrative deal with SiriusXM which is where his popular show is now domiciled. The initial 2005 deal was worth half a billion dollars ($500 million). It has since been renewed in 2010 and 2015.
Other Facts About Howard Stern’s Wife
• Beth Ostrosky Stern hosted Kitten Bowl VI on Hallmark Channel in 2019. Kitten Bowl features adorable kittens competing for the feline football trophy. It also serves as a vehicle for adoption.
• Stern has authored three animal-related books. Her first is Oh My Dog: How To Choose, Train, Groom, Nurture, Feed And Care For Your New Best Friend.
• Beth Ostrosky Stern hails from a Catholic family and was raised in the Roman Catholic faith.
• She and her husband have fostered close to 100 cats.
• She and her husband had a beloved bulldog named Bianca. Sadly, Bianca is now late and the couple has set up an animal shelter in its memory.
• Stern served as a volunteer at Ground Zero; the epicentre of the 9/11 terrorist attacks.