Is Whitney Way Thore married? No, she isn’t. However, she was previously engaged to Chase Severino (born on June 7, 1990). They were engaged on October 9, 2019. The couple became very popular on social media and they were reported to be very close in celebrating their wedding.
As per some online sources, Thore and Severino met through a mutual friend named Ryan Andreas. Andreas is her NoBs business partner. It surprised everybody when Severino was known to have fathered a child with another woman. This made them called off their engagement and Thore received support from social media. Scroll down to explore more interesting personal facts and biography of Thore:
Who is Whitney Way Thore?
Born as Whitney Way Thore, she landed on the planet on April 14, 1984, which makes her age be 37 years old as of 2021. By profession, she is an American television personality who is most noted for appearing on the reality television series My Big Fat Fabulous Life that premiered on January 13, 2015, on TLC.
Early Life and Educational Background of Thore
Thore was born in 1984 and her place of birth is in Greensboro, North Carolina, the United States of America. Talking about her family background, she was born to parents named Glenn Thore (father) and Barbara Thore (mother).
At the age of 16, she joined the Governor’s School of North Carolina of Meredith College for the Theatre Summer Enrichment Program in 2000. In 2002, she earned her high school graduation from Page High School. For her higher studies, she was enrolled at Appalachian State University in Boone, North Carolina. Thore’s major subject was ‘Theatre.’
Career and Professional Life of the Television Personality
Before starting her television career, she moved to South Korea where she started teaching the English language to school students. Upon her return to the United States, she started working for the radio show Jared & Katie in the Morning on 107.5 KZL as on-air produce.
A dance video named “A Fat Girl Dancing” was produced by the show on YouTube Channel managed by 107.5 KZL. The video became so popular that Thore started getting viral on social media. She was able to deliver positive messages and work with people for body acceptance and positive body image. Suddenly, she was invited to appear on various media including The Huffington Post, ABC News and NBC’s Today Show.
She gained huge public attention when the reality television series ‘My Big Fat Fabulous Life’ got premiered on January 13, 2015, which shows chronicling the life of her during which she was weighing 170 kilograms or 380 pounds. The show cast her parents, Hunter Thore (brother), Buddy Bell, Todd Beasley, Tal Fish, Ashley Baynes and Heather Sykes. There are eight seasons of the series so far latest started being aired on November 10, 2020. The series became so popular that it was premiered across the county including Australia, India and South Africa.
Personal Life of Whitney Way Thore
Whitney Way Thore isn’t married yet. She was in the limelight during her romantic period with Chase Severino with whom she celebrated her engagement on October 9, 2019. In December 2020, when she wished Luby Francis Bell III a happy birthday by uploading a picture of them, people commented that they need to get married.
Body Measurements: Height and Weight
My Big Fat Fabulous Life star Whitney Way Thore stands at an average height of 5 feet and 3 inches or 163 cm. She has always delivered positive messages to people who feel ashamed of their weight and physical appearances. A man becomes beautiful by heart and his behavior not by his physical outlooks. She is also engaged in running her own website and blog where she stays connected with fat acceptance activists.
How Much is Whitney Way Thore’s Net worth?
Whitney Way Thore has an estimated net worth of 2.3 million USD. She has amassed a good amount of fortune from her series My Big Fat Fabulous Life through which she has gained international recognition. She has also released her memoir titled “I Do It with the Lights On” in May 2016.
Wiki and Facts
The biography of Whitney Way Thore is prepared by various wiki sites including IMDb and Wikipedia. One can find her on Instagram @whitneywaythore where she has amassed more than 1 million followers.
Whitney Way Thore is a renowned television personality who has inspired people with massive weight. She is a role model to thousands of people and helped them feel comfortable no matter how they appear.
Birth Name: Whitney Way Thore
Date of Birth: April 14, 1984
Place of Birth: Greensboro, North Carolina, the United States
Parents Name: Glenn Thore (father) and Barbara Thore (mother)
Profession: Television Personality
Height: 5 feet and 3 inches or 163 cm
Weight: 170 kilograms or 380 pounds
Net Worth: $2.3 million
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Unmarried
Spouse/ Boyfriend: Chase Severino (ex-fiancé)
Children: Not yet