Although the Jenner family is known for their popularity in the entertainment industry, one of them decided to pursue a career outside entertainment and that is Burt Jenner. Though a professional truck and car racer, Burt, who is also a businessman, became popular for being Chrystie Crownover and Caitlyn Jenner’s (formerly called William Bruce Jenner) son.
Being a member of the large Jenner family, the racer has made appearances in the popular American reality TV series, Keeping Up with the Kardashians and has also featured in the television documentary series, I Am Cait, which gives a detailed account of his father’s life after he transitioned to a female.
Burt Jenner – Bio
Born with the full name Burton William Jenner in Los Angeles, California, on September 6, 1978, the car racer was named after his paternal uncle (his dad’s younger brother) who lost his life in an auto crash a few days before he was born. He is an American national and belongs to the white ethnicity. Burt’s interest in racing was kindled at the age of 8, when his father took him to watch kart racing.
He studied at Malibu High School, Malibu, California, and after his graduation, he continued his education at Santa Monica College in California. Later on, he got a job in Allegiance Telecom, Inc. and moving forward, Burt Jenner started up his own businesses.
As revealed on his Instagram page, Burt Jenner is obsessively in love with dogs and this led him to start a daycare, boarding, and grooming center for dogs called West LA Dogs, in September 2005. The facility which boasts a 14,000 square foot of both indoor and outdoor play areas, is located in West Los Angeles.
The following year, Burt Jenner established a company named Sign Dudes, which is involved in sign placement. In addition to managing his businesses, Burt is also a professional competitive truck and car racer presently working with the Gladiator Tires.
In 2008, Burt Jenner made his first appearance on television in an episode of Keeping Up with the Kardashians and was also seen in a few episodes of the reality television show in the years ahead. He followed it up in 2010 by appearing in Markus Lanz’s talk show and in 2015, he was seen in two television documentaries 20/20 and I Am Cait.
Burt has a huge number of fans following him on social media (Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram) and also has a self-named YouTube channel which has more than 700 subscribers and over 1 million views. The channel which was created on the 11th of October, 2006, contains different videos, including one which shows him performing stunts on bikes and cars. Video of his father’s Montreal Olympic Games competition is also on the channel.
Siblings and Family Life of Caitlyn Jenner’s Son
Burt Jenner is the son of Chrystie Crownover and Caitlyn Jenner (previously known as William Bruce Jenner). The professional car racer came into the limelight as a child due to the fact that his parents were popular. His father was an athlete who emerged the winner of the 1976 Olympics decathlon event while his mother was a well-known actress.
Mr Burt is his father’s first child and also has a sister named Cassandra “Casey” Marino (nee Jenner). His parents got married in 1972 and by the first week of January 1981, their marriage was officially dissolved.
His father later got married two more times, first to actress Linda Thompson and later to Kris Kardashian. His second marriage lasted from January 5, 1981, to February 1986, while his third union began on April 21, 1991, and ended officially on March 23, 2015.
Following his dad’s second marriage, Burt got two half brothers named Brandon Jenner and Sam Brody Jenner (popularly known as Brody). He also became a half brother to sisters Kendall and Kylie Jenner, whom his father had with his third wife, Kris. He also became a stepbrother to Kourtney Kardashian, Kim Kardashian West, Khloé Kardashian, and Rob Kardashian while his father was married to their mother, Kris Kardashian.
Burt Jenner is said to be married to a beautiful woman named Valerie Pitalo, even though their marriage date is not known. In 2015, he announced via his social media page, that his first child was on the way. The next year, precisely on the 7th of July 2016, he announced the arrival of the child, a son named Bodhi Burton. In February 2019, Burt Jenner and his partner welcomed their second son, William.