Beth Smith is a famous American bounty hunter, actress and television personality who has also known for her appearances in animated series such as Rick and Morty. Also, she has appeared alongside her husband Duane "Dog" Chapman in reality show Dog the Bounty Hunter. She is married to Dog Chapman as his fifth wife and has two children with him.
Early Life And Education Of Beth Smith
Beth Smith was born Alice Elizabeth Smith on the 29th of October 1967 in Denver, Colorado. She was born to father Gary Smith, a former Kansas City Athletics baseball player. She was born under the star sign of Scorpio which describes her as a tactful and persistent person.
Beth Smith is a White American by ethnicity and is American by nationality. Following her graduation, she pursued her career as a professional bail bondsman.
Beth Smith’s Career
Smith started her career as a nightclub singer and she also worked as a waitress and a clerk in the starting few years of her career. Before she became famous as a television personality, she was also a gymnast and an ice skater. Her first venture into the TV screen came when she appeared alongside her then-boyfriend Duane Chapman in Dog the Bounty Hunter Chapman would hunt the fugitives.
The show has other two spinoffs called Dog: The Family Speaks, aired in 2006 and Dog and Beth: On The Hunt, aired in 2013. Besides, Smith has also worked in some television series such as Corner Gas and Hawaii Five-O.
Beth Smith’s Net Worth
Smith is a famous reality TV star worked in some number of television shows including Dog the Bounty Stars and Hawaii Five-O. She has earned a good amount of money from her appearances in the television series as well as her profession as a bail bondsman. As of 2019, Beth Smith has a handsome net worth of $2 million.
Smith rides a luxurious Mercedes Benz whose cost may range from $32,850-$49,900. She is also fond of jewelry and diamonds which she was seen wearing in several public events. She also shares her jewelry, gadgets, branded dresses, designer dresses on her social media.
Meanwhile, Beth Smith along with her husband Chapman was sued by a fugitive for $30 million in 2015 who claimed their show ruined his life.
Beth Smith’s Personal Life
Beth Smith is currently married to Duane "Dog" Chapman, she is his fifth wife. She met him in 1986 when she was just 19. For the next few years, they remained in an on and off relationship but they got into a serious relationship since the 90s. After over a decade of relationship, the pair got married on May 20, 2006. By the time she got married to Chapman, she was already a mother of 2.
Beth and Duane have two children together, Bonnie Joanne Chapman and Garry Chapman. Also, Smith and her husband adopted her daughter Cecily from her previous relationship. Duane and Smith have been regarded as one of the happiest celebrity couples. Duane even got a tattoo of his wife on their 12th wedding anniversary in 2018.
Chapman was diagnosed with throat cancer in 2017 which her husband revealed in a story with their fans. Chapman-duo showed Beth's situation after the cancer diagnosis through a special series named Dog and Beth: Fight of Their Lives, which aired on November 27, 2017. She underwent a 13-hour surgery to remove a tumor from her throat. They followed up on the aftermath on September 2017 and shared it with the viewers. Smith's spouse has been very supportive of her cancer and her battles that led her to recovery.
Below is a video of Beth's interview where she talks about her struggle and difficulties after her cancer diagnosis.
Before her marriage to Duane, she was in a relationship with Kieth A. Barmore. They got married On 1991 August 26 and got divorced later. Chapman also has a son Dominic Davis from her previous relationship with her boyfriend. After a few years from her divorce with her first husband, she got married to Duane Chapman and has been living happily ever since.
Beth Smith’s Body Measurements
- Height: She stands tall at 5 feet 7 inches.
- Weight: As of 2019 January, Beth Smith's body weight is estimated to be around 82 kg.
- Body Measurement: 44-30-38 inch (112-76-97 cm).
by dibas, 06 Jan, 2019