Who is Lauren Thompson?
Lauren Brooke Thompson was born on 29 July 1982, in Winter Park, Florida USA, so is currently aged 36. She is a television personality, probably best recognized for working in the positions of a backstage interviewer for “TNA Impact!” on the Spike TV channel, as well as a co-host of “Top 10” on the Golf Channel. Besides that, she is also known for being a model and voice-over actress.
Would you like to know more about Lauren Thompson’s professional career and personal life? How rich is she, as of now? If you are interested, stay tuned and find out.
Lauren Thompson Net Worth
Her career started in 2007, and since then, she has been an active member of the entertainment industry, primarily known as a television personality and journalist. So, if you ever wondered how rich Lauren Thompson is, it has been estimated by authoritative sources that the total size of her net worth is over $12 million, accumulated through her successful career in the world of entertainment, not only as an actress but aa a model and voice-over actress too. If she continues to develop her career further, her net worth will certainly increase in the coming years.
Early Life, Parents, Education
Concerning her early life, Lauren was raised in Winter Park by her parents, whose names have not been revealed to the public yet. It is only known that her father worked as a teacher, while her mother is a former nurse.
Regarding her education, she attended Bishop Moore High school, and upon matriculation in 2000, enrolled on an Academic Scholarship into the University of Central Florida. While in college, she served on the PanHellenic Executive committee, and was a member of the Generation Donation, Alpha Delta Pi sorority. She graduated with Order of Omega Honors in 2005.
Career before Television
After graduation, Lauren wanted to pursue a career as a nurse, under the influence of her mother; however, that changed when she became interested in modeling, and it didn’t take long until she began appearing in various magazines, commercials and music videos, such as for the song “Praise” by Sevendust, and “Hicktown” by Jason Aldean. Besides that, Lauren also worked as a spokesmodel and voice-over actress, and also appeared on SEC websites’ Southeastern Conference rivalries. All of these jobs marked the establishment of her net worth.
Career Beginnings in the field of Journalism
Apart from her career as a model, Lauren was also fascinated by reporting, and working on television projects. So, her professional career on television started in 2007, when she was spotted and offered work in the position of a backstage interviewer for its primary professional wrestling TV program by Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA), entitled “TNA Impact!”, as well as its monthly pay-per-view events aired on the Spike TV channel, alongside Jeremy Borash. She obviously accepted the job, which added a considerable amount to her net worth and increased enormously her exposure and popularity. We can also say that her outstanding academic performances have helped her climb the ladder of success so rapidly, as she has distinguished herself as an ambitious journalist.
THIS BEAUTY with us in Studio AP today….as we charge towards #TheOpen next month! The #ClaretJug Tour rolls into Orlando and will be at @TopgolfOrlando TONIGHT from 6-9pmET @GCMorningDrive @TheOpen pic.twitter.com/hN865G8gRu
— Lauren Thompson (@LThompsonGC) June 25, 2018
Golf Channel and Recent Years
After gaining enough experience and knowledge, she decided to leave TNA in December 2009 to join the Golf Channel, owned by the NBC Sports Group. At the beginning of the next year, Lauren started hosting “Golf Channel’s Top 10”, after which she became the host of other programs, such as the travel documentary series “Golf Now”, “College Sports Minute” and the daily morning show entitled “Morning Drive”, all of which increased her net worth by a large margin.
To speak further of her professional career, Lauren currently hosts the show about professional and amateur athletes entitled “The Champion Within” on the NBC channel, so her net worth is certainly still rising.
Personal Life: Family and Residence
Talking about her personal life, Lauren Thompson became engaged to Richard Frucci in 2009, and the couple eventually exchanged their wedding vows at their wedding ceremony held in January of the following year. They are blessed with two sons, the first born in January of 2014, while the couple welcomed their second son n July of 2017; however, their names are not available in the media. Their current residence is Orlando, Florida.
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Appearance and Vital Statistics
Speaking about her appearance and physical attributes, Lauren Thompson is considered one of the most beautiful female journalists with long blonde hair and blue eyes. Thanks to her beauty, Lauren won the 2006 TRIMSPA Pageant and was Runner-up at the Miss Petite Florida. She has an amazing body shape, which can be described as hourglass, as she stands at a height of 5ft 6ins (1.67m), while her weight is reputed to be around 126lbs (57kgs), and her vital statistics 34-24-34.
Social Media Presence
In addition to her involvement in the entertainment industry, Lauren Thompson is an active member across many of the most popular social media sites, which she uses not only to promote her upcoming projects but also to share various other contents with her fans. So, she runs her official Instagram account on which she has more than 30,000 followers, as well as her official Twitter account, having more than 75,000 fans. Furthermore, she also has her own Facebook page and her own website, on which you can find more information about her career.