Lydia Hearst is an American fashion model, actress, and blogger. As an actress, she has appeared in several short films, movies, and dramas including ‘Gossip Girl’, ‘Two Jacks’, ‘Velvet Morning’, ‘Mistresses’, ‘The Barber’, ‘Swing State’, and ‘Between Worlds’, many more. Moreover, she served as a supermodel coach for the second edition of Oxygen’s ‘The Face’.
She has also appeared in the music videos of Miles Fisher’s cover of “This Must Be the Place” and Cisco Adler’s “Song for All the Girls”. Furthermore, she has also stood up for her husband Chris Hardwick who was accused of emotional and sexual abuse by her husband’s girlfriend Chloe Dykstra. Let us scroll over to know more information on the actress.
Caption: The actress, heiress, and model, Lydia Hearst.
Lydia Hearst: Bio, Family, Education
The famous personality was born on 19 September 1984 as Lydia Marie Hearst-Shaw She was born in New Haven, Connecticut as the daughter of parents Patty Hearst and Bernard Shaw. Her mother is the granddaughter and heiress to the newspaper publisher and media magnate Willian Randolph Hearst whereas her father, a former police officer and later Patty’s bodyguard.
Moreover, she grew up in Wilton, Connecticut where she attended The Lawrenceville School. She later attended and graduated from Wilton High School where she was a cheerleader. She then went on to attend the Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, Connecticut.
Lydia Hearst: Career & Life Achievements
In 2004, she first was discovered by the photographer Steven Meisel and had her first shot for the magazine cover ‘Vogue Italia’. She has worked with several well-known photographers such as Meisel, Patrick Demarchelier, Ellen Von Unwerth, Mario Testino, Peter Lindbergh, and Vinoodh Matadin.
She has appeared in Fame Fatale, Gossip Girl, Velvet Morning, Delirium, The Barber, Two for One, and Z Nation. Additionally, she has been a columnist for Page Six and New York Post’s Sunday edition. She then started her own blog where she posts regularly on content like lifestyle and fashion.
Lydia Hearst: Personal Life & Husband
As we mentioned above the actress has married the actor Chris Hardwick who is almost 13 years older than her. The couple tied a knot on 20 August 2016 in Pasadena, California. Further, the couple first during the production of a Talking Dead episode back in 2013. They became close to each other a day before Chris’s dad’s death as well as a month after Lydia’s father passed away after battling cancer.
However, their relationship didn’t go well and they lose touch until several months after they reunite with their mutual friends. After Hardwick won a Creative Arts Emmy Award, they got engaged in September 2015, interestingly, he proposed with a candy ring. In addition, they have not welcomed any kids as of now.
Caption: Lydia Hearst and Chris Hardwick
Lydia Hearst: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
She is an heiress of a great-granddaughter of newspaper publisher and politician William Randolph Hearst. Further, she is also a daughter of the author and actress, Patty Hearst, she has been making a good amount of fortune. She has also made a profitable amount from appearing in the ad campaigns like Prada, Louis Vuitton, Alexander McQueen, Bottega Veneta, Sephora, and L’Oreal Ferria, many more top brands.
Therefore, she has an estimated net worth at around $30 billion. The actress is highly active over different social media platforms with verified accounts. On Instagram, she has an account @lydiahearst with 144k followers. She has a Facebook account under her name with 118k followers. Also, she goes by the Twitter handle @LydiaHearst with 98.8k followers.
Lydia Hearst: Body Measurements
The multi-talented personality has a slim body that measures 32-23-33 inches of chest-waist-hips respectively. Her body stands to a height of 5 feet 6 inches or 1.67 meters and weighs around 50 kg. She has dark brown hair color with blue eyes color.