Katie Lee Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 29 Aug, 2021
Facts of Katie Lee
Date of Birth: 1981 , September-14
Age: 40 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
Name Katie Lee
Birth Name Katherine Lee
Nick Name Katie
Father Billy Joel
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Huntington, West Virginia
Ethnicity White
Profession Author, Cook
Eye Color light brown
Hair Color Dark Brown
Shoe Size 8 us
Married Yes
Married to Billy Joel (m. 2004)
Children Christie Brinkley
Divorce Billy Joel (m. 2010)
Education Miami University
Awards Not Yet
Online Presence Facebook, Twitter, Wiki, Instagram
TV Show The Kitchen
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Katie Lee has been one of the most popular cookbook authors in the world and her amazing books have won millions of hearts all over the world. She has also been a phenomenal TV food critic and a great novelist. There is no doubt that she is a wonderful cook as well.

Katie Lee, who has previously married singer-songwriter Billy Joel (2004-2010), is currently married to actor and producer Ryan Biegel. The husband-wife duo is expecting their first child after their infertility struggles.

She is a Miami University Graduate

Lee was born in 1981 on the 14th of September, in Huntington, West Virginia, the United States of America. At this age, she has achieved almost everything and is always thriving for more. After being so popular and so successful, she is still very down to earth and this shows what a great human being she is.

Lee was born in a place called Huntington, which lies in West Virginia of the United States of America. She belongs to the ethnicity of white and her nationality is American.

Lee went to Miami University for her degree in the faculty of English and Journalism. Her journey to success was not at all an easy one.

Cooking and Television Career

Lee started by working as a cook in many restaurants. In the year 2005, one brilliant idea struck her mind and it was to create and develop a website, which would be all related to food. She named the website OliveAndPeach.com. She has been famed for several very popular cook shows and one of them is 'Bravo’s Top Chef'.

Lee also became a judge of a very popular show called 'Top Chef All-Stars'. Her cookbooks are outstanding and are world popular. Some of the cookbooks are The Comfort Table and The Comfort Table: Recipes for Everyday Occasions. Some of the TV shows she has appeared till now are Martha, Today, Fox News, and The Nate Berkus Show.

Lee also appeared in Rachael Ray Show and The Early Show. In the year 2007, she got an opportunity to be a judge of an ironic and very famous show called 'Iron Chef America'' and she did not let that chance slip through her hands.  

Estimated Net Worth of $10 Million

Katie Lee's estimated net worth is $10 million at present, according to the Celebrity Net Worth website. She has earned a great amount of salary from her work as the chefs from her place are paid an average salary of $45,370 per year.

Lee earns a substantial amount of money for appearing on television shows. She has co-hosted the Food Network talk show The Kitchen. Joel has also appeared on TV series such as Rachael Ray, The Wendy Williams Show, Beat Bobby Flay, and The Early Show.

She has a Southern-style home in Water Mill, New York which is worth $6.5 million.

Previously Married to Billy Joel

Katie Lee was previously married to Billy Joel. The two tied the knot in 2004 after dating for some time but after five years, they called it quits in 2009. They got a divorce one year later in 2010.

According to some sources, Lee had also an affair with an Israeli fashion designer,  Yigal Azrouël.

Currently Married to Ryan Biegel, Pregnant With First Child

Katie Lee is currently married to an actor and producer, Ryan Biegel. The two got engaged in March 2018 after dating for several months.

Later on September 1, 2018, they exchanged the wedding vows in a gorgeous wedding at Lo Scoglio da Tommaso in Italy.

The couple announced in April 2019 that they were having infertility problems so they could not have a baby.

But in February 2020, the two announced that they are expecting their first child together.

Social Media

Lee is very popular on social networking sites like Instagram and Twitter and has very impressive followers on Twitter. Her fans can get recent updates about her activities from her social accounts.