Cristy Rice - Updated Apr 2024

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Cristy Rice


Cristy Rice is an American reality star, businesswoman, and ex-celebrity wife. Cristy Rice is widely known for her time on the Bravo series “Real Housewives of Miami.” She is also known as the ex-wife of NBA star Glen Rice.

Early Life

Cristy Rice was born on the 26th of May 1971, in Miami, Florida, the United States of America. Currently, she is 52 years old and she has a birth sign of Gemini. Additionally, she holds an American nationality while she belongs to the Caucasian ethnicity.

Her mother’s name is Maggie Perdomo Fernandez while her father’s name is still missing. She grew up with her two sisters, Margie Godoy and Beatriz Marimon, with whom she is very close. Meanwhile, her grandparents are from Spain.

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Caption: Cristy Rice with her mother (Source: Instagram)

Cristy Rice – Education

Moving on to her academic qualification, she attended an all-girls high school in Miami, Florida. Later, she enrolled at Florida International University and majored in Bachelor of Arts Major in Special Education and Training. Additionally, she completed a Master of Education, Psychology/Varying Exceptionalities at Nova Southern University.

Professional Career

Cristy Rice began her career working as a high school teacher. In 2011, she appeared as a main cast member on “The Real Housewives of Miami” for the first season. Moreover, she made a good impression on her audience in the popular reality television show with her sassy personality and newly-single relationship status. As a result, she quickly became one of the show’s more interesting cast members.

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Caption: Cristy Rice in the Bravo series, Real Housewives of Miami (Source: Starcasm)

Apart from being a reality star, she is a businesswoman. In 2014, she launched her swimwear line after divorcing her husband and leaving “The Real Housewives of Miami” show. Cristy’s company is called Cuban Rice, and the products are made in the United States and Columbia. The collection includes resort wear, cover-ups, and accessories.

She has also managed a popular children’s clothing boutique in Miami. Bri Bri Boutique is the name she gave to her daughter. She is still running her fashion business and living her life. Additionally, she is also well-known on social media.


Despite being a brilliant TV personality, she has not received any awards or nominations. Cristy’s popularity is growing day by day and she has achieved success in her career. In the coming days, she might get several chances to win some of them.

Net Worth 2024

As of now, this reality star has an estimated net worth of $10 million while her salary and income are still under review. This reality star has earned it through her business and appearing in reality shows.

Relationship Status

Currently, Crist Rice is a single and divorced woman. In the late 1980s, she was married to NBA star Glen Rice. With the relationship, the couple has two sons and a daughter whose names are still under review. The couple’s relationship ended in 2011, and the reason behind it is still a mystery.

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Caption: Cristy Rice with her kids (Source: Instagram)

Cristy is rumored to be dating actor Jaime Foxx after she shared a photo with him. However,  there is no official information regarding whether they are dating each other or not.

Body Measurements

Cristy Rice has a pair of dark brown eyes with black hair color. Besides this, not much is available regarding her exact height, weight, and other body measurements.

Cristy Rice – Social Media

On her Instagram page ‘@cristyrice12’ there are over 10.8k followers. Likewise, there are over 11.1k followers on her Twitter page ‘@cubanrice’ and over 3.4k followers on her Facebook page.