How rich is Barbi Benton?


How rich is Barbara Lynn Klein?

Barbara Lynn Klein Net Worth:
$20 Million

Barbara Lynn Klein Net Worth:

Barbi Benton Net Worth $20 Million

Barbi Benton (produced Barbara Lynn Klein; January 28, 1950) is an American model, actress and vocalist with net worth of $20 million dollars. Benton is famous for her years as a routine on the country variety show Hee Haw, appearing in funny sketches with other cast members. She left the program after four seasons to concentrate on a more Hollywood-oriented profession. She also starred in the short lived 1977 ABC TV comedy show Sugar Time!, about an aspiring female rock group.

Benton was also a recording artist with a few success. Benton has recorded eight albums, the last of which she personally made in 1979. As an actress, she appeared in ABC’s comedy show, Sugar Time! The humor show told the life of a wannabe female rock group in the 70s. Benton also enjoyed substantial success as a country and pop singer in the 70s. Her 1976 single, “Ain’t That Just the Way” was covered by R&B vocalist Lutricia McNeal in 1996. McNeal’s variation of single was a huge hit in Britain and Sweden. Benton went to create and record eight albums between 1975 and 1979. In 1979, Benton wed a property developer named George Gradow and leave the show business to begin a family. Together the couple got two children, Alexander (born 1986) and Ariana (born 1988). Ariana appeared in The Girls of Playboy Mansion in 2008-2009.

Benton was wed to Playboy creator Hugh Hefner from 1969-1976. She met Hefner in the late sixties when she was only 18 and he was 42. Lately Hefner openly declared the best thing that came out his 60s TV show, was meeting Benton. Barbi received a substantial monetary resolution when she and Hefner broke up. Now Benton works as an Interior decorator.

Birth date: January 28, 1950
Birth place: New York City, New York, USA
Height:5' 3" (1.6 m)
Profession: Model
Education: Rio Americano High School
Nationality: American
Partner: Hugh Hefner
Spouse: George Gradow
Children: Ariana Gradow, Alexander Benton Gradow
Awards: TV Land Entertainer Award
Nominations: Academy of Country Music Award for New Female Vocalist of the Year
Movies: Deathstalker, Hospital Massacre, The Third Girl from the Left, The Great American Beauty Contest, How Did a Nice Girl Like You Get Into This Business?
TV shows: Hee Haw, Sugar Time!, Playboy After Dark
Albums: Barbi Doll, Ain't That Just the Way, Barbi Benton, Something New

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