Who is Bernice Burgos?
Bernice Burgos was born on the 17th April 1980, in the Bronx, New York City, USA of Puerto Rican descent, and is a dancer and model, probably best recognized from starring in a number of music videos by popular singers such as J Cole and Rick Ross. She is also known for being one of the cast of the popular MTV show “Wild ‘n’ Out”.
Early Life and PregnancyBernice Burgos spent her childhood between New York City, New Jersey and Connecticut, as the family moved frequently. From an early age, she became involved in trouble, and when she was 15 years old, Bernice had to drop out of high school because she became pregnant with a 19-year-old boyfriend, who later went to jail. At that time, her parents kicked her out of their home, and she started working as a bartender and waitress in various bars in the Bronx in order to make enough money for her child.
Career Beginnings and Music Videos
Nevertheless, Bernice also danced while serving customers in those bars, and thanks to her personality and phenomenal looks, she was noticed by several important people in the entertainment industry. She soon received a number of offers to feature in music videos by very successful and popular musicians, and made her initial appearances in the music videos for the single “Diced Pineapples” by Rick Ross, J Cole’s song “Work Out”, Jaheim’s “Ain’t Leaving Without You”, and in “Southern Hospitality” by Hal Linton.
“Wild ‘n Out”
Subsequently Bernice’s breakthrough came when she was chosen to star in the popular sketch and improv TV series entitled “Wild ‘n Out”, which was aired on the MTV channel and hosted by Nick Cannon. Her appearances in the show increased enormously not only her popularity, but also her net worth.
Modeling Career and Lingerie Line
Bernice’s appearances in the music videos by some of the most popular musicians gave her the opportunity to work as a model for several famous fashion designers. She also soon appeared in various advertising commercials, as well as in such magazines as XXL Eye Candy, Show Magazine, The Source, KING Magazine, etc. Even though her net worth started to grow, she continued to work as a bartender, because she was scared that her modeling career wouldn’t be a permanent one.
Subsequently, Bernice decided to launch her own lingerie line, and she designed sleepwear and lingerie for women of all sizes and shapes, which is called “Bold & Beautiful”.
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— Bernice Burgos (@berniceburgos) November 26, 2016
Bernice Burgos Net Worth
Bernice has had a multi-faceted career which began in her teens, started with work as a barmaid and dancer, in since 2012 being involved in the entertainment industry as a model, who has appeared in a number of music videos. Another source of her wealth is coming from her own line of lingerie. So, if you have ever wondered how rich Bernice Burgos is, we can say that the total size of Bernice’s net worth is estimated by authoritative sources to be well over $1.1 million as of mid-2018.
Bernice has been involved in a number of romantic affairs with several celebrities. Her first noticeable relationship was with Marion ‘Suge’ Knight, who is known for being the CEO of both Death Row Record and Black Kapital Records. After their break-up in 2015, she became involved in a love affair with Canadian hip hop artist Drake, however, her subsequent affair with hip hop artist T.I. brought the greatest attention in the media, because she started dating him before he divorced his now ex-wife, in 2016.
Personal Life, Daughters and Body Measurements
Regardless, Bernice is still officially single, and is dedicated to her two daughters. The elder one is Ashley Burgos, who became known in the media due to her involvement in the fashion industry alongside her mother. She is now pregnant, so Bernice is going to be a grandmother.
Speaking about her appearance, Bernice is 5 feet 7 inches (170 cm) tall and her weight is reputed to be around 123 lbs (56 kgs).
Social Media Presence
In addition to her successful involvement not only in the entertainment industry, but also in the fashion industry, she is active across many of the most popular social media sites, including her official Instagram and Twitter accounts as well as her Facebook page. Bernice has also launched her own website, on which she promotes her fashion projects.