How Much Is Darcy LaPier’s Net Worth?
Darcy LaPier has an astounding net worth of $100 million as of June 2022. She was able to amass the jaw-dropping net worth from her career as an actress, producer, and model as well as her marriages and subsequent divorces. The all-around beauty and acting talent made a name for herself as a multitalented celebrity whose cowgirl persona has made her a well-known name all over the world.
LaPier is as famous for her career as for her relationships, she has married household names like Jean-Claude Van Damme and Mark R. Hughes among others. All of her marriages resulted in divorce and landed her healthy amounts in settlements as well as child support.
Darcy LaPier’s Net Worth: Income Sources & Earnings
LaPier’s net worth is an astounding $100 million as of June 2022 according to Celebritynetworth. The majority of her net worth comes from her divorce settlements and various payments made to her by her husband due to the order of the court.
Regarding her professional career, she is an actress, model, producer, and award-winning rodeo barrel racer. The exact figures of her salary are not available in the media however, the average salary for an actress is around $50.88 per hour. Similarly, the average salary for a model is around $42180 and a producer earns $115,920 on average.
Assets, Earnings, House, Expenses, Estate, Cars, From Divorce Settlements
LaPier has earned a lot of money from her career as well as her divorce settlements. She has been married 5 times as of May 2019 and has had some high profile marriages in the past. She tied the knot for the first time when she was 19 years old and at the time of her latest marriage as of May 2019 she was in her mid-40s.
Below are her marriages and the earnings from each of her marriage
First Marriage: Larry Ray Robertson
Darcy LaPier was 19 years old when she got married for the first time. She got married to Larry Ray Robertson in 1984 the marriage did not last very long and they divorced soon after in 1993.
She left her husband and went to pursue a career as a model by entering the Miss Hawaiian Tropic. Her husband knew nothing of the ordeal and was puzzled.
Second Marriage: Ron Rice
While attending Miss Hawaiian Tropic, she said yes when the founder of the competition Ron Rice who was nearly twice her age asked her out on a date. She did not tell him that she was married. At the time she lived in a beautiful beach house with her husband. She also had her first child with Rice named Sterling Rice.
However, she started having an affair with action megastar Jean-Claude Van Damme who was at the prime of his acting career and was also married.
After Rice heard about her affair with the superstar he was shocked and kicked himself for not making her sign a prenup, however, as LaPier had not divorced her first husband she had committed bigamy which meant that her second marriage was annulled and she was not given any settlement.
Third Marriage: Jean-Claude Van Damme
LaPier got married to Jean-Claude Van Damme after she divorced her first husband in 1993 and her second marriage was annulled in the same year. Her affair with Van Damme prospered into a marriage however, their marriage was plagued with accusations of abuse, and fights. She had her second child with Van Damme named Nicolas Van Varenberg.
Their marriage did not last long and they got divorced after 3 years in 1997, she demanded sole custody of 2-year old son, $150,000 a month in child support and $300,000 in legal fees. After the court made its decision, she got $10 million in child support as her settlement.
Van Damme himself married five times with 4 women marrying Gladys Portugues twice.
Fourth Marriage: Mark R. Hughes
After divorcing Jean-Claude Van Damme she courted Mark Hughes who founded the multinational conglomerate worth $1.8 billion, Herbalife. On their first date, they got involved in physical relation in his Rolls Royce as per data from Celebritynetworth. The price for a Rolls Royce starts at a quarter of a million dollar and can reach the high millions.
The couple got married on Valentine’s Day 1999 after which Darcy LaPier stayed at his 32,000 square feet mansion in Malibu. Hughes also bought her a $4 million helicopter for the purpose of flying her to their 150-foot yacht.
Their marriage ended after Hughes died on May 21, 2000. He had been taking a prescription pill and had been at a party the night before he died. The autopsy report revealed that the alcohol level in his blood was 3 times the legal limit. She was given $100 million after his death
Fifth Marriage: Brian Snodgrass
After Hughes’ death, she moved on pretty quickly and married Brian Snodgrass 2 years later. He and his family own the Seven Dees nursery chain.
The couple had a daughter named Madison. Similar to her former marriages, this marriage also ended pretty quickly as they divorced in 2010.
Her failed marriages and divorce settlements gave her the name tag of a ‘gold digger’.
Career, Endorsements & Social Media Earnings
Darcy LaPier has a relatively short career when it comes to acting, her first film was Think Big which came out in 1989. After this, she acted in 5 other films but got minor roles only.
The actress may also endorse various brands and companies however there is no information regarding it in the media as well as tabloid sources.
LaPier has more than 13.4k followers on her Instagram account as of May 2019. According to Influencermatketinghub, she earns $79.5 – $132.5 per post.
Charity, Insurance, & Tax
LaPier may also be involved in various charities and organizations working for a cause but there is no information about her involvement, financial or otherwise in the media.
Likewise, she may also have insurance but the exact plans, policies, and range of coverage are not available in the media.
She also has to pay a lot of tax due to her inheritance of property from her former husband, Mark Hughes. The average rate of estate or inheritance tax in the USA is around 17%.
Darcy LaPier Personal Details: Age, Height, Education, Relationships
Darcy LaPier was born Darcy Lynn LaPier on July 9, 1965, in Molalla, Oregon, U.S. Lapier is a Cancer as per her birth. She is White by ethnicity and her nationality is American. She attended Portland (Oregon) State University and studied drama at the University of Oregon as well as Huntington Film Institute in Florida. As of June 2022, she is 56 years old and she is 5 feet 10 inches or 179 cms tall.
LaPier is known for her high profile marriages, she has been married 5 times as of May 2019. Her first marriage was with Larry Ray Robertson when she was just 19 years old in 1984.
She then married Ron Rice without divorcing Robertson which annulled her second marriage in 1993 when Rice filed for divorce due to his wife’s infidelity with Superstar Jean-Claude Van Damme.
She got married to Jean-Claude Van Damme after having an extramarital affair with him for some time. After divorcing Jean-Claude Van Damme in 1997 she got married to Mark R. Hughes the founder of Herbalife.
Hughes died in 2000 after an unfortunate mix of antidepressants and alcohol poisoning. She then married Brian Snodgrass in 2002, 2 years after the death of her previous husband. She divorced Snodgrass in 2010. She has 3 children from her marriages.