Katie Lee

Katie Lee is a well-known author and chef of America. She is basically an author for cookbooks. She has gained a name as a food critic, also appearing in several television shows. In 2006, she was seen and admired by many as a host for the TV show ‘Top Chef,’ which was a Bravo TV series. Her work as a novelist is recognized worldwide.

Well, how well do you know about Katie Lee? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Katie Lee’s net worth in 2021, her age, height, weight, boyfriend, husband, kids, biography and complete details about her life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Katie Lee to date.

Biography and Early Life

Katie Lee was born on the 14th of September in the year 1981. Her born place in Huntington in West Virginia of the United States. However, she was raised and had her early life in Milton, West Virginia. She was born to her father, Steve Lee, and mother, Kim Becker. There are no many details about her parents. Information about her siblings is also not known.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Katie Lee in 2021 and what is her height and weight? Well, Katie Lee’s age is 39 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 14 September 1981. Though, she is 5′ 7″ in feet and inches and 170 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 121 lbs in Pound and 55 kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Dark Brown and hair color is Brown.


Katie Lee’s early education is not known. But she has completed her proper school studies. After graduating from high school, she got herself admitted to Miami University, situated at Oxford, Ohio. There she pursued Journalism and food science as her core subjects. Katie completed her graduation in the year 2003. During her education at Miami University, she went abroad and spent one of her semesters at The British Institute.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Katie Lee has two marriages to date. She first met Billy Joel, and they started dating soon, which lasted for one year. They got married on October 2, 2004, at Joel’s home. The couple welcomed Alexa Ray Joel as their daughter. However, five years after their marriage in 2009, they got separated and divorced.

She then met Ryan Biegel, a TV producer. Soon they had their engagement and wedding on March 22 and September 1, 2018, respectively. Two years later, on September 2, 2020, they had their first child Iris Marion. The couple is currently living a happy life.

Is Katie Lee Lesbian?

No, Katie Lee is not at all a lesbian. She has married twice during her lifetime. She even has two daughters, each from both marriages. This clearly states that she is totally straight as per her sexual orientation.

Professional Career

Katie Lee being a food enthusiast, started her career by working at restaurants and wine stores. In 2005, she created a food-related website with the name ‘,’ which was opened with the help of a co-partner Aleishall Girard. But a year later, they stopped putting effort into the website. In 2006, she tried hosting the show ‘Top Chef’ and was also appreciated for the same. After some years, in 2010, she was seen as a guest judge for the same show.

As a chef, apart from cooking, she has taken an interest in writing her cookbooks which are liked by many. The two books of her which were published by Simon & Schuster are ‘The Comfort Table’ and The Comfort Table: Recipes for Everyday Occasions. There is also one of her famous novels ‘Groundswell,’ which was published in the year 2011.


Katie Lee is a well-known chef and has gathered respect and love through her recipes and cookbooks. She has authored two food-related books and a novel. She has not won any awards to date.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Katie Lee in 2021

The current net worth of Katie Lee has an estimation of around $12 million as of 2021. She has made all her income through her career as a professional chef, an author, novelist, and a television host for famous food shows. Her cookbooks have a lot of followers and are admired by many.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • Katie Lee has also appeared in many television shows. Some of these include ‘Martha,’ ‘Fox News,’ and ‘Rachael Ray Show.’

Katie Lee is a well-admired chef who is famous for being a food specialist and author of cookbooks. She has a great enthusiasm for trying out different varieties of food from all over the world and creating new ones. She is a great food critic and gives her honest reviews on everything. She puts much effort into bringing out the best recipes through her books which is again liked by many. Her hard work and dedication have genuinely paid her a bright career.


Facts of Katherine Lee

  • Gender Female
  • full nameKatherine Lee
  • birthplaceHuntington, West Virginia, United States
  • Date of Birth September 14, 1981
  • Age 42 years 8 months
  • Horoscope Virgo
  • Lucky Number 6
  • Lucky Stone Sapphire
  • Lucky Color Green
  • Best Match for Marriage Taurus, Capricorn
  • nationalityAmerican
  • religionChristian
  • net worth$12 Million
  • professionCookbook author, television food critic, and novelist
  • weightIn Kilograms – 55 Kg, In Pounds – 121 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres – 170 cm, In Feet and Inches – 5′ 7″
  • hair colorBrown
  • eye colorDark Brown
  • high schoolN/A

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