Yolanda Foster
Yolanda Foster

Yolanda Foster is a former model and a television personality of Dutch-American origin she is famously known as a star in the American reality TV show The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills. She is also known as the mother of two IMG models Anwar Hadid, and Bella.

Quick Biography

Yolanda was born and raised in Papendrecht, Netherlands. She was one of the two children of her parents. Her sibling was a brother by the name of Leo. Her father died in a road accident when Yolanda was seven years old. Her mother was the one who raised the two children.

Quick Summary

Full Name/Real Name: Yolanda Van den Herik
Age: 58 years old
Birth Date: 11 January 1964
Birth Place: Papendrecht
Nationality: Dutch-American
Religion: Christian
Parents: N/A
Spouse: David Foster (m. 2011–2017), Mohamed Hadid (m. 1994–2000)
Children: Gigi Hadid, Bella Hadid, Anwar Hadid
Height: 1.7 m
Weight: 56 kg
Profession: Television personality, model
Net Worth in 2022: $50 million

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

Yolanda was born on 11 January 1964, and that makes her 58 years old today. She is a former model, and that means she has a lovely body. She weighs 56 kg, and she is 1.7 m tall.

Education, School/College University

Yolanda has had a very interesting life, and most of her personal information is not known. For starters, there is no information about where she attended high school. It is also very unlikely she went to college as her modeling career started when she was 15.

Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views

The names of Yolanda’s parents are not known. It is only indicated that her father died when she was young, and her mother took care of her and her brother Leo. She is from Dutch ethnicity, and she is Dutch-American. She is a Christian since childhood and her political views are not known

Married, Affair, Dating, Relationship, Boyfriend, Husband, Children

Yolanda Foster is currently divorced. She was married to Mohamed Hadid in 1994, and they divorced in 2000. She then got engaged to David Foster in 2011, but their union, too, did not last. They divorced in 2017. Yolanda has three children from her marriage to Hadid. All of her children are IMG models.

Relationship Statistics

Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced): Divorced
When did she get married? (married date): 1994
Does she have any relationship affair? No
Is Yolanda Foster Lesbian? No
Husband/Spouse? (name): David Foster (m. 2011–2017), Mohamed Hadid (m. 1994–2000)
Kids: Gigi Hadid, Bella Hadid, Anwar Hadid

Professional Life and Career

Yolanda was discovered by Eileen Ford when she was picked by a Dutch designer to replace one of his models in a show. She was signed to Ford Models afterward. Her modeling career picked on a very high notch, and she modeled in various locations, including Los Angeles, Cape Town, Paris, Milan, Sydney, New York, and Tokyo. She was really serious and focused on her career, and she modeled for 15 years before thinking of settling down to start a family.

In 1994, Yolanda moved to Los Angeles after she met and married Mohamed Hadid. Back in 1991, she had appeared in an episode of the series 1st & Ten. In 2011, she made an appearance in another series by the name of Nederlandse Hollywood Vrouwen.

In 2012, she cast for the program called The Real Housewives of New York City. The program turned out to be a career breakthrough for Yolanda.  She first appeared on the regular series of the program. In 2014, she featured in episode six of the 6th season on the Unhappy Anniversary.

In 2018, Yolanda was a quest judge in three episodes of Project Runway. She returned to the screens in 2018 when she started her series called Making a Model with Yolanda Hadid. The series ran for eight episodes. In 2014, she appeared Lady Gaga’s music video of the song G.U.Y.

Awards & Nominations

There are no accolades that are associated with the former model. All is not lost, though, and she might win one soon in her career as a media personality.

Yolanda Foster Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2022

Yolanda Foster Net Worth
Yolanda Foster Net Worth

As of August 2022, The estimated net worth of the former model is $50 million. Some of this income came from her career as a model. Her other source is being a cast member in The Real Housewives of New York City. She makes $100 per episode of the program.

Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

Yolanda has not been spared by rumors in her life. After the divorce with David Foster, she has been rumored to have a secret boyfriend. She has not come publicly to deny or confirm the rumors.

Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.

Her Facebook page has around 700k fan likes, and her Twitter account has around 500k followers. On Instagram account, she has around 3.1m followers.

Yolanda foster has been a model since she was 15. She has had a very successful career in the United States and also in other parts of the world. She later got into acting, and she continues to date. She lost her father at a very young age, and that seems to have inspired her to go for greatness after seeing her mother’s struggle in raising them. All her children have followed into her footsteps, and they are all models.


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