Nancy Wiesenfeld Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 11 Sep, 2019
Facts of Nancy Wiesenfeld
Date of Birth: 1960 , May-15
Age: 59 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 6 Inch
Name Nancy Wiesenfeld
Birth Name Nancy Wiesenfeld
Nationality American
Birth Place/City California
Ethnicity White
Profession Businesswoman
Net Worth $255 thousand
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown
Face Color Fair
Weight in KG 55
Married to Les Moonves
Children 3
Divorce Les Moonves
Sisters 1
Siblings 1
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Nancy Wiesenfeld is an American businesswoman and she owns an expensive house in Los Angeles, California. She is best known for being the ex-wife of the Chairman and CEO of CBS Corporation, Les Moonves, who has currently been married to Big Brother host Julie Chen.

Early Life and Education

Nancy Wiesenfeld was born on May 15, 1960, in California, the United States of America. She grew up along with a younger sister. She is of American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.

She and her sister attended high school together. Nancy was interested in dancing since her young age and thus, her parents enrolled her at a dancing class.

After finishing high school, she attended the University of California from where she completed her graduation with a degree in arts.

Career: Made Headlines After Marrying Les Moonves

Nancy Wiesenfeld is now a successful businesswoman and owns several businesses in Los Angeles. She made headlines after getting married to Les Moonves, who was the Chairman and CEO of CBS Corporation from 2003 to September 2018.

Nancy and Les tied the knot in an intimated ceremony on December 17, 1978. Their wedding was attended by their close friends and family members.

CAPTION: Les Moonves and his ex-wife Nancy Wiesenfeld SOURCE: WikiAgeHeight

The couple shares three children; a son Adam Moonves and two daughters Michael Moonves and Sara Moonves, who is a W magazine style director.

In April 2003, Nancy filed for divorce from her husband in Los Angeles Superior Court and she had cited "irreconcilable differences" as the reason for the split. The former couple was already living apart.

In 2004, Moonves started dating The Early Show reporter and Big Brother host Julie Chen. His divorce with Nancy was yet to be finalized at the time. On December 10, 2004, court granted their divorce.

Les Moonves and Julie Chen's Marriage and Son

Just 13 days after the finalization of the divorce, on December 23, 2004, Les Moonves exchanged vows with CBS reporter Julie Chen in a lavish wedding ceremony in Mexico.

CAPTION: Les Moonves, his wife Julie Chen and their son SOURCE: usmagazine

In 2009, Moonves and Chen welcomed their first child, a baby boy, together and they named their adorable son Charlie Moonves. They all currently resides in Beverly Hills, California.

Les Moonves' Sexual Misconduct

In July 2018, The New Yorker wrote in an article that six women came forward to accuse Les Moonves of sexual harassment and intimidation. The CBS board then placed him under investigation.

Two months later, The New Yorker published another article in which it wrote that six more women came forward with their sexual misconduct accusations against Moonves. In the same month, he resigned his job at CBS Corporation.

What's Nancy Wiesenfeld's Net Worth?

As we mentioned earlier, Nancy Wiesenfeld owns several businesses in Los Angeles and she is very successful in it. She earns a good amount of money from her businesses.

According to the DreShare website, Nancy has an estimated net worth of $255 thousand. She owns an expensive house in LA, California.

CAPTION: Leslie Moonves' Malibu House SOURCE: Hollywood Reporter

Her ex-husband Moonves, meanwhile, owns a lavish house in Beverly Hills, California which he had bought from Andy Heyward, a former DIC Entertainment Chairman and CEO. He also has houses in Malibu and New York City.

 

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