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Who is Barbi Benton?
Barbi Benton is an American actress, model, and singer, who is best known for being a long-term girlfriend of American businessman Hugh Hefner. Barbi Benton worked on the Playboy television series when she was 18. Benton half retired from her business show to grow her children.
Barbi Benton's Childhood/ Lifestyle & Education
Barbi Benton was born on January 28, 1950, in New York City, NY. Benton was migrated to California with her family while she was two years old and spent her childhood there. Her father was a military doctor and mother was as an investment counselor. Barbi Benton attended Rio Americano High School and also did some "tearoom modeling". She attended (ULCA) University of California, Los Angeles to become a veterinarian but could not stand on her career option. She is an American residence and white by ethnicity. There is no information regarding her sibling.
Barbi Benton's Career
The Journey from Playboy to Hollywood Movies and TV Shows
Barbi Benton initiated her modeling career after graduating from the university UCLA high school in Los Angeles, United States. She got the opportunity appearing in Playboy, at the age of 18. At first, Barbi worked as a substitute model on the Play After Dark show, but later Hugh Hefner upgraded her as co-host of the show. Her cover staging on the show was four times: July 1996, March 1972, and December 1985. The original release of the show was on January 18, 1969, and ended in 1917. In December 1973, Benton involved in nude photo layouts, and being a part of the controversy in January 1975.
After issue, Benton raised her hand short comedy sketches on the show ''Hee Haw''. Moreover, She enjoyed a career as a country singer. subsequently, she started acting career since 1970 in the West Germany comedy film The Nighty Cheerleader. In 1977, She appeared a short role on series Sugar Time. She later appeared numerous movies and TV Shows and earned lots of love of the audiences with amazing works.
Barbi Benton's Filmography
- The Naughty Cheerleader (1970, West Germany)
- The Great American Beauty Contest (1973, TV movie)
- The Third Girl from the Left (1973, TV movie)
- For the Love of It (1980, TV movie)
- Hospital Massacre (1982)
- Deathstalker (1983)
Career towards Music
Barbi Benton's appearance in the music industry seems to be unforgettable. She released her first album ''Barbi Doll'' in 1975 and reached at #17 position on the US country chart. She then released four albums including Barbi Benton ( 1975 ), Something New (1976 ), Ain't That Just the Wa (1978 ), Kinetic Voyage (1988 ).
Barbi Benton's Personal life
Barbi Benton started dating to Businessman Hugh Hefner sinice 1969, finally the couple seperated in the year 1976. Since 14th Dec 1978, Barbi Benton has been married with George Gradow. The couple's married life as a husband and wife is going very strong and happily living with their children daughter Ariana Gradow and a son Alexander Benton Gradow. The profession of Barbi is as a realtor and entrepreneur.
Barbi Benton's Net Worth
Actress Benton, she is very much success for her personal life as well as professional career. The successful career has been fulfilled her dream of great earnings. According to the Celebrity Net Worth, She has an estimated net worth of $20 million. Benton has earned a lot of money for her four-decade-long Hollywood career.
Barbi Benton's Body Measurement
Barbi Benton has a perfect body measurement: 37-25-37 inches
|Height:||5 feet 3 inches|
|Breast Size:||37 inches|
|Waist Size:||25 inches|
|Hips Size:||37 inches|
|Hair Color:||Dark Brown|
Barbi Benton's Social Media Profile
Barbi Benton seems as if she does not have an interest in any of social media.