Nikki Mudarris is a popular bikini model and TV reality show celebrity, who made her appearance in three seasons of “Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood”. She is also an Instagram sensation, and the CEO of a luxury lingerie brand “Nude by Nikki”. Let’s find out more about her net worth, family, father, etc.
Early life and family
Nikki Mudarris was born on 28 June 1990, in Los Angeles, California USA, so under the sign of Cancer and holding American nationality. She was born into a family of Lebanese, Moroccan and Italian descents.
Her mother’s name is Marcelle Mudarris; her father’s name is Abu Mudarris, and he owns several strip clubs in Las Vegas and Hollywood – when a young girl Nikki used to lie about her father’s occupation, as she thought she would be pre-judged and wouldn’t make any friends. If asked about her father’s job, she always answered that he ran the real estate business. However, her father is big figure in the world of strip club business, as he is even considered to be “the Godfather of Burlesque”, and opened one of the first strip clubs on Sunset Strip.
His “The Body Shop” strip clubs chain often features various celebrities and musicians who perform in his clubs. Nikki had two siblings: a sister, Monique, and a brother, Anthony Omar who died on 13 June 2015 after a long battle with drug addiction – the authorities concluded that he dies from a drug overdose.
Nikki was said to have no interest in studying and getting a higher education. However, after her matriculation from her local high school in Los Angeles in 2008, her parents made her enter the University of Southern California. After having a couple of years hiatus, she finally graduated in 2014 with a BA in business communication.
Nikki started her TV career joining the cast of the reality show entitled “Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood”. At first she was a supporting member of the cast, in September 2014 on VH1 channel. The show reveals the details of the relationships between people living in Hollywood and working in music industry, mainly in hip-hop and R&B. The first season described her affair with Mally Mall, a popular American rapper and producer. The second season of the show told the story of her romantic relationship with another rapper – and producer – Lil Fizz.
Nikki was a very bright member of the cast, and got a lot of attention and interest from the audience, so the third season of the show which was launched on 15 August 2016 focused on her and her relationships with rapper and songwriter Safaree Samuels. The main intrigue of the show was in the fact that Nikki turned out to be bi-sexual, and had a parallel affair with Rosa Acosta, a Dominican model and actress. Nikki tried to hide her lovers from each other, but in the end her game was discovered, and over.
Lingerie brand “Nude by Nikki”
Coming to prominence through the TV reality show, Nikki got a chance to start a modelling career, and began working as a bikini model, and featured in several bikini and sports fashion magazines, soon becoming one of the most in-demand models in the US.
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She quickly understood the principles of the bikini business, and started her own brand, an online lingerie store “Nude by Nikki”. Being the founder and CEO, Nikki explained the main idea of her brand as ‘specifically made for luxurious, modern women’. She also developed a male line of lingerie and cosmetic products, such as lip glosses, body lotions, etc.
Nikki’s personal life has always attracted a lot of attention from audiences and the media. The rumors about her sexual orientation were circulating around the media, but even before she admitted to being was bi-sexual, she caused some controversy.
During her affair with Mally Mall, a record producer and a popular American rapper in 2016, there was a sex tape that leaked by Mally without Nikki’s permission. Nikki instantly filed a restraining order against her ex-lover, though some of Mally’s friends insisted that she stole the tape and leaked it herself, just to arouse public interest. Before that relationship, Nikki dated Jamal Rashid from 2012 to 2015. She also dated Lil Fizz in 2017, then Safaree Samuels and Rosa Acosta at the same time. She was also rumored to have affairs with Austin Daye, Joseline Hernandez and other rappers.
Nikki doesn’t have any kids. It is hard to say who Nikki is dating at the moment, as she is always the center of rumors and controversy, and it seems that she likes it herself, perhaps following the adage that ‘any publicity is good publicity.’
Hobbies and interesting facts
- Nikki’s favorite actor is Tom Cruise; her favorite actresses are Jennifer Lawrence, Queen Latifah and Jessica Alba.
- She likes all kinds of seafood, and often enjoys sushi if she eats out.
- She is a big travel enthusiast, and her favorite travelling destination is London as she can shop in luxury boutiques there.
- Her favorite colors are black and blue.
Social media presence
Nikki is very active on various social media platforms, as they help to promote her own portfolio as a bikini model, and spread the word about her own lingerie brand. Thus her Instagram account has over 3.5 million subscribers and more than 470 posts. Her Twitter is also very popular and is read by over 330,000 people. Her Facebook page is ‘liked’ and followed by over 25,000, though she is not very active on it. On her Instagram account she often features various singers and models wearing her lingerie brand “Nude by Nikki”, such models as Lulu Simmons, Jaleska Holman and Megan Frances. She also has her personal site, as well as her online store.
Appearance, clothing style
Nikki has very long naturally dark brown hair, which she bleaches platinum blonde; she has dark brown eyes. Nikki is 5ft 7ins (1.7m) tall, weighs around 159lbs (72kgs), and her vital statistics are 34-26-36. She wears shoes size six.
Nikki is said to have undergone several plastic surgery operations, having breast and buttocks implants, however, she admitted that she had to undergo some reducing corrections to her buttocks, as they turned out to be too big and attracted a much higher level of attention than she wanted. She also shared she had a long recovery after those multiple correcting surgeries, even though she had highly professional surgeons working on her body.
The other night…. Balmain x Dsquared x Alexander McQueen ???
As to her clothing style, she likes to impress and even shock people with her explicit looks; she likes clothes which emphasize her curves, enjoys wearing high heels and luxurious accessories.
Net worth and salary
According to authoritative sources Nikki’s current net worth is estimated to be over $2 million, accumulated by working hard as a model, entrepreneur and designer of her own lingerie brand “Nude by Nikki”. She also benefits regularly from her Instagram account, on which her post may cearn up to $11,000.
She is one of two daughters of her father, and is sure to inherit some part of his strip clubs business when he decides to quit. As of 2019, Nikki holds the position of his talent acquisition manager, and finds new dancers for club performances; she also takes care of the finances of the clubs chain.