A former model, Nadine Caridi is widely recognized as the ex-wife of former stockbroker Jordan Belfort. Besides, she was also known as the Duchess of Bay Ridge as she spent the majority of her life in Bay Ridge, New York.
Early Life details
Nadine Caridi was born in London, the UK, on November 6, 1962, and raised in Bay Ridge, New York. She graduated from John Dewey High School and further enrolled at Pacifica Graduate Institute, where she earned master’s degree in Clinical Psychology and obtained her Ph.D. in 2015.
She started off a career in modeling soon after completing her high school. She was the emerging model of her time. But her career breakthrough came in 1990 after she was taken as a lead model for brew mark, Miller Lite. Following that, she also appeared in several commercials and advertisements, which includes the famous Monday Night Football commercials.
Net worth in 2018
A 55-year-old, former model lit a fire in the modeling industry with her mesmerizing beauty back in the 90s. But after her marriage with Jordan Belfort, she called her modeling career a quit to take over her responsibility as a wife and mother.
Currently, she is a licensed marriage and family therapist. Though she was practicing it since 2008, she got her license in 2014.
Besides, she also wrote a book about her life, memoirs, and relationship with Jordan Belfort; which was adapted into a screenplay in 2013 film, Wolf of Wall Street. She also hosts a program Talking Bar-Psychology with a Twist. With all that, it’s obvious that she has garnered a considerable amount, but she is yet to reveal her net worth.
Nadine is married to businessman and former CEO of the Wizard World, John Macaluso. She has adapted her husband’s last name and now goes by the name, Nadine Macaluso. The couple has been together for sixteen years, and has been sharing a blissful life together. The duo is still full of love, and Nadine doesn’t coy sharing lovely pictures with her husband in her social sites.
John has three daughters from his previous wife, and Nadine has two children from her previous marriage. As of now, the family of seven lives happily in Bakersfield, California.
Prior to John, Nadine was married to Wall street mogul Jordan Belfort. They first met during a lavish party at Belfort’s and started dating shortly. But during his affair with Nadine, he was still married to his high school sweetheart, Denise Lombardo.
Later, he divorced his wife and tied the knot with Nadine in the 1990s. The duo shares two children together, a son, Carter Belfort, and a daughter, Chandler Belfort. But their relationship came to the verge of divorce in 2005 after Nadine filed for the divorce in 2005 citing domestic violence, substance abuse and addiction. Later, the divorce was finalized in 2006.
Despite their marriage annulment, they have a cordial relationship and take care of their children. As of now, Jordan Belfort is engaged to Anne Koppe.