Born to a Syrian-Lebanese family, Larsa Pippen is a famous television personality as well as a model who later became an actress known for appearing on the Bravo reality series The Real Housewives of Miami. She is known for being the wife of NBA star Scottie Pippen.
Larsa Younan was born on 6th July 1974, in Chicago. She holds Syrian and American nationality. Her ethnicity is African America. She was raised in Chicago with her family. Larsa is of Lebanese and Syrian descent. Both her parents are originally from Syria. She was raised in traditional middle-eastern values.
Larsa graduated from the University of Illinois with a degree in political science. Back in her college, she was very much into prestigious Piven Theatre Workshop. She also studied the late great Byrne Piven.
Larsa married Scottie Pippen in 1997. Her former husband is a former American basketball player who played for National Basketball Associations. He is currently the team member of Chicago Bulls. Younan, on the other hand, has a great passion for fashion and has established a page where she shares her fashion tips with her fans.
The couple tied the knot in 20th July 1997 and is blessed with four children. She is a proud mother of three sons and a daughter. Younan gave birth to the first son in 2002, Scottie Pippen, second son on 2004, Preston Pippen, third son in 2007, Justin Pippen and their first child, a daughter on 2009, Sophia Pippen.
Scottie and Younan filed for divorce after nineteen years in 2016 and the reason was the latter’s affair with rapper Future. The couple dated for a year and separated in 2017. Later, Younan went back to her husband and their case was called off. For a brief time, they tried making the things better in between themselves, however, it was too late for them. The duo again filed for divorce in 2018.
From Larsa’s television appearances and other works as an entrepreneur, socialite, writer, she earns a decent amount of money. She also earns from endorsements. Larsa served as an ambassador for Haute Living Magazine, and later also worked for Agadir Haircare.
Although, her exact net worth is not revealed, as per the sources, it is estimated to be around $14 million. On the other hand, her former husband, Scottie Pippen, has a net worth around $50 million in 2018.
Younan started her career in 2011 appearing in an American reality tv series, ‘The Real Housewives’. She worked on the show for the following two years (three seasons). The series is about the lives of women from Miami.