|Date of Birth:||1976 January 9|
|Age:||42 years old|
|spouse||Todd Todd Chrisley( 25 May 1996)|
|place_of_birth||Winchester, South Carolina USA|
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Julie Chrisley is an American television personality, well known for her appearance in the reality TV series "Chrisley Knows Best."
Chrisley was born Julie Hughes on 9th January 1973, in Winchester, South Carolina USA. She grew up 'living the simple life' in a double-wide trailer in Winchester, South Carolina before she moved to Georgia. She has a brother Harvey Hughes III, who reportedly committed suicide a the age of 25. Her father was a Baptist minister whereas her mother was a former Miss South Carolina.
Chrisley is the second wife of the millionaire, Todd Chrisley. Following his divorce with his first wife Teresa Terry, Todd married a heavily nine months pregnant Julie Chrisley on May 25, 1996. They have three children together; Chase Chrisley, Grayson Chrisley, and Savannah Chrisley. She has two stepchildren; Kyle Chrisley and Lindsie Chrisley Campbell.
Julie was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2012. Her doctor discovered a malignant lump in her breast. After series of diagnosis, she was cured via reconstructive surgery, mammogram and lately got a hysterectomy. After the diagnosis, Julie began investigating her best plan of action.
During her diagnosis period, she revealed:
It’s hard to believe that an estimated 2.8 million women in the U.S. have fought or are currently fighting against, breast cancer. This year alone, Rita Wilson, Shannen Doherty, and Sandra Lee have all shared their brave stories about their treatment and diagnosis. Once you’re diagnosed, it’s such a personal thing.
I have followed all these women,
“The more it’s talked about, the more men and women will know. There is no reason to keep it quiet; let’s talk about it. If it helps one person who was putting off getting that mammogram, then I feel like what I went through is not in vain at all.”
The mother of three and stepmother of two does encourage women to get them at 40 and up.
“Just go, take the time to go,”
“A mammogram is nothing. I recommend going as early as you feel comfortable.”
In 2014, Chrisley's family was approached by producers Adam Greener, Jim Sayer, and Stephanie Chambers, to create a reality TV show “Chrisley Knows Best,” which changed their everyday lives.
The series is broadcasted on USA Network in the United States. Partly, to avoid complete bankruptcy. Chrisley's accepted the offer, and they soon began the shooting of the show. The first episode was broadcasted on the 11th March 2014.
The show succeeded in drawing an audience of over 1 million viewers. The Chrisley's officially signed a contract for two seasons. However, due to the positive reception, it had with the public, the show has been lengthened to the third season. The Chrisley family have become one of the most loved family by the USA public.
Their show continued to gather more than 1.5 million viewers for each episode. A reality TV show “Chrisley Knows Best” has put Julie and her family back on track as it has certainly increased her popularity and net worth as well. The show features the lifestyle of Todd Chrisley and his family. It previously took place in Roswell, Alpharetta, Georgia, both near Atlanta. Currently, the show is in its fourth season, which was filmed mainly in Nashville, Tennessee.
Besides that, she has been preparing three meals a day for the last twenty years. Julie's love of cooking began at a young age as she was surrounded by the best culinary traditions growing up in the South. Blending her Southern roots, modern trends, and even adding in some pre-made goodness, Julie's meals are truly the ultimate soul food.
Raising a large family has always had Julie in the kitchen. With so many hungry mouths to feed, it's also fed her passion for cooking delicious, comforting, and memorable meals to enjoy together around the table. As life gets so busy, nothing is better to Julie than taking the time to sit down with loved ones to share moments and make lasting memories.
And doing it over incredible food doesn't hurt either! Along with using the highest quality and local ingredients, her special trick is always adding in some extra love. From creative casseroles to dreamlike desserts, there's always something new and fun cooking in Julie Chrisley's kitchen.
Julie Chrisley has an estimated net worth of $3 million, which she acquired through her career on Television. Her husband, Todd is one of the most successful real-estate agents, whose major source of income is the acting career. Julie is living in a luxurious home in Roswell, Georgia USA along with her family.
The Chrisley family live a very lavish lifestyle, owning a 30,000 square foot mansion and spending $300000 per year on clothes. Although Julie and Todd are millionaires, they were part of rumors being in a financial crisis after Todd declared bankruptcy a few years ago.
A source told Radar Online that the 41-year-old mother-of-five from Georgia, who appears on USA Network's fly-on-the-wall show without a hair out of place, 'is hardly the Southern belle she claims to be' and is a 'fake.'
They added that she also did not win the title of Miss South Carolina in her teenage years. On the Miss South Carolina website in the 'Hall of Fame' sections for both adult and teen entrants, there is no Julie Hughes (her maiden name) listed.