Where Is Openly Lesbian Susan Powter Now & Who's Her Partner Now?
- Son/s Damien and Kiel
- Lesbian Yes
- Real Name Yes
- Official Site https://susanpowteronline.com/
- Net Worth $6 million
- Ex-Husband Lincoln Apeland, Nic Villarreal
- Ex-Girlfriend Jessica Kirson
- Wedding Date 1989, 1982
- Divorce/Split Yes
- Husband/Spouse 2
- Relationship Status Single
- Children/Kids 2
- Date of Birth December 22, 1957
- Brother/s Mark
- Mother Jan Powter
- Father Collin Powter
- Parents Yes
- Ethnicity/Race White
- Zodiac Sign Capricon
- Profession Author, Personal Trainer, Dietitian, Nutritionist
- Birth Place Sydney, Australia
- Nationality Australian
- Birthday December 22
- Birth Year 1957
Susan Powter rose to fame following the release of her book, Stop The Sanity! in 1993. Her book became a huge success and helped her establish her career as a celebrity dietitian, fitness guru, and motivational speaker.
Due to her fame, she made cameo appearances in several hit shows, such as The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (1994) and Space Ghost Coast to Coast (1994).
Susan (age 63 as of 2021) identifies herself as a lesbian and even describes herself as a "radical feminist lesbian woman" during her interview with Curve magazine back in 2004.
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Moreover, in 2008, during a Q&A with Advocate.com., she openly shared her privilege on being a lesbian, citing-
I am the proudest, the most thrilled-to-be-lesbian woman you’ll ever meet. I think lesbianism is the biggest privilege. It’s one of the finest privileges of my life. Every woman who lays next to another woman and feels life breathed into her -- and I just did last week in Phoenix! That’s all I have to say.
Who Is Susan Powter's Partner?
Talking about her then-partner, the fitness icon dated comedian Jessica Kirson from 2008 to 2009. However, she has not shed light on why her relationship with Kirson didn't work out.
Susan Powter's ex-girlfriend Jessica Kirson during her appearance in The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon in 2019 (Photo: Jessica Kirson's Instagram)
Also, before dating Jessica, she was in a relationship with singer Animal Prufrock. Her ex-girlfriend is one of the leading members of the rock duo, Bitch & Animal.
Life Before Coming Out As A Lesbian
Before coming out as a lesbian, Powter was married to Lincoln Apeland. Powter is known for keeping her loved one's information under the wraps. So, it is unsure about the ex-couple's marriage timeline. From her first marriage, Susan has two sons her eldest son was born in 1983, and her second son was born in 1986.
After her unsuccessful first marriage, Powter gave love another chance and got married once again to Nic John Villarreal. However, this relationship also didn't last long, and the couple soon filed for divorce. Further, after her second divorce, Susan adopted her third son Gabriel in 1999.
What Happened To Susan Pawter?
Susan probably has amassed net worth in millions. However, her financial status wasn't so stable back in 1995.
That year, she filed for personal bankruptcy and demanded court protection from her personal creditors. As per the fitness icon, she went broke due to her expensive legal battles with her Dallas business partner.
She even listed liabilities of about $3 million from her lawsuits and legal fees. However, her current financial status makes it evident that she's back on track financially now.
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Where Is Susan Powter Now?
Susan Powter, sometimes misspelled Susan Powder, was born on 22 December 1957. However, some sources mention her birthdate as 12 December.
She is an Australian-born American motivational speaker, personal trainer, author, and nutritionist. She lived in Sydney until the age of 10 and immigrated to the United States. Today, Susan lives in Las Vegas, NM. In 1994, she starred in her own talk show 'The Susan Powter Show,' which ran for a season. She is a well-known face in the diet industry as well.
She has written several books, out of which three became New York Times best-sellers in the 90s. As of 2021, Susan doesn't really appear in the media limelight as her social media also shows no signs of her. Powter's Youtube channel is also dry as the last video she uploaded was over 8years back. Further, her website does show that she is taking private consultations and online seminars.