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Meet Elizabeth Lyn Vargas’s Ex-Husband Bernt Bodal: Age, Net Worth, Height, Weight, Girlfriend and More

Bernt Bodal

Bernt Bodal is a Norwegian-American businessman who is widely known as the former husband of “Real Housewives of Orange County” star Elizabeth Lyn Vargas, also one of the world’s most popular celebrities. He is credited for his role as the celebrity hubby of TV personality Elizabeth Vargas. Born on 14th June 1953, he was raised in his hometown Oslo, Norway. His family belongs to the White ethnicity.

From an unnoticed influencer into a budding celebrity hubby, Bernt has appeared with Elizabeth at several guest shows. While being currently one of the world’s most fleetingly followed celebrity family members, he is also an entrepreneur who served as the former CEO of American Seafoods. He is also a bass guitarist who has played with Eddie Vedder of Pearl Jam and Roger Daltrey of The Who.

With the information collected from Wikipedia, IMDb and Forbes, you will find everything you need to know about Bernt Bodal, including his Biography, Wiki, Age, Siblings, Parents, Family Background, Professional Career, Income Source, Net Worth, Salary, Lifestyle, Height, Weight, Body Measurements, Spouse, Social Media (i.e Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, TikTok) & Facts.

Family Background: Siblings, Parents, Family

Bernt Bodal was born as the son of Norwegian-American parents whose identities have never been made public. It is unknown if he has any siblings. Little is known about his family background.

He grew up outside Oslo, Norway, where his father was a tram conductor. They weren’t poor but we certainly weren’t even able to afford a car until Bodal was 10. “We couldn’t afford a television. I became a professional musician for five years. Our band [Host] recorded three albums”, he said.

His parents decided to move to the United States when Bodal was just a kid.

The high school and college he attended are not known. However, his life of stardom has come with many struggles that are relatable to many teens and young adults. Since he had a strong interest in the food business at a young age, he already decided to pursue a career in the industry.


Regarding his family background, Bernt is of White descent.

Dating Life: Girlfriend/Wife

Bernt Bodal always prefers to keep his personal life away from the spotlight. Fans wonder if he ever dated someone in his dating life. Even if he did, he never publicly mentioned it to his fans. However, he took to social media about his relationship with television superstar Elizabeth Vargas. They had been dating for years when they decided to get married.

They tied the knot in the year 2000 but filed for divorce in 2017. The divorce was finalized in July 2020 as Elizabeth broke down on RHOC: “Over the years I lost myself being married. My marriage influenced how I walked, how I dressed, how I talked, how big my boobs were.”

Earlier in 2021, Michelle Fox, Bernt Bodal’s new girlfriend called Elizabeth Vargas”creepy” and “obsessed” and told her to “get a life.” Michelle commented on this Page Six Instagram post which read: “Elizabeth Lyn Vargas appeared shocked to hear her ex-husband”. Michelle wrote: She wrote: “… We all want her to go away and get a life. Very pathetic that she continues to talk – she shows many signs of a serious mental disorder and stalker. Just needs to leave us alone!

Who is Bernt Bodal Dating Now?

Bernt Bodal is currently dating his new girlfriend Michelle Fox, a California-based businesswoman. “Bernt and I are very happy and have a wonderful relationship”, Michelle said in a statement.

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Professional Career

  • Bernt made a kickoff to his career debut as a deckhand on a fishing boat, which eventually earned him U.S. citizenship. While he became a captain shortly after one year, he spent 13 years fishing in Alaska and became part-owner of a trawler
  • That is when (1990) he joined American Seafoods, one of the largest seafood companies in the United States, as a minority partner
  • He was promoted as the president of the company in 1994
  • The American Fisheries Act of 1999 prohibited foreign ownership of more than 25 percent. The company at the time was Norwegian-owned. They got an exclusive right to buy the company from the owners for about $475 million, with financial backing from a New York equity firm. Bernt currently owns 67 percent of the company
  • In the last few years, he has played in a band called White Sox with people like Alan White from Yes. He’s also played on stage with Sammy Hagar and has done four shows with Roger Daltrey
  • Bodal also has an Airline Transport Pilot rating, which he flies around the world because he operates in Southeast Asia, China and Europe
  • The executive achieved national prominence earlier in 2020 when he appeared on an episode of CBS’s Undercover Boss, taking on tough assignments like hauling fish on board a catcher-processor in the Bering Sea and cleaning fish guts in New Bedford, Massachusetts
  •  He is also known as a partner in the “Rock N Roll Fantasy Camp”

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

According to his date of birth, Bernt Bodal is 68 years old. His zodiac sign is Gemini

With great body measurements, he currently weighs 64 kilograms or 142 pounds, and he stands tall at the height of approximately 5 feet and 8 inches or 172 centimeters. Since the white-haired and brown-eyed star is conscious of living a healthy lifestyle, he enjoys a strong vegan diet. He has usually been one to shy away from bold footwear moments but his shoe size is 8 (US).

Despite being aged, he still looks handsome.

Net Worth

Since he has been recognized as one of the world’s most renowned celebrity husbands, Bernt has probably made millions of dollars. It is surprising to know that he earns most of his income from his food companies. He already boasts about all the money he’s got. According to Forbes, Bernt Bodal has an estimated net worth of approximately $200 million. And if that’s not enough, he also lets us know about his multiple income streams. So, you can probably bet his net worth only gets higher every year.

He owns the majority of the share of American Seafoods, a company with more than 1,600 employees and annual revenues of about $600 million.

In 2008, Elizabeth and Bernt paid $3.5 million for a property in La Quinta, California. In 2014 they built a 10,500 square-foot mansion that has 6 bedrooms and 9 bathrooms. It was later for sale for $11.9 million.


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Biography –  Wiki
Full Name Bernt O. Bodal
Age 68 years old
Date of Birth (DOB) 14th June 1953
Gender Male
Profession Businessman
High School To Be Updated
College To Be Updated
Hometown La Quinta, California, United States
Nationality Norwegian, American
Ethnicity White
Religion Christianity
Known As Elizabeth Lyn Vargas’ Ex-Husband
Birthday | Zodiac Sign
Birthday 14 June
Birth Year 1953
Birth Place Oslo, Norway
Zodiac Sign To Be Updated
Siblings | Parents
Father To Be Updated
Mother To Be Updated
Brothers None
Sisters None
Half-Siblings None
Body Measurements
Height 5′ 8″ in feet and inches
172 cm in centimeters
Weight 64 kg in Kilograms
142 lbs in Pounds
Hair Color White
Eye Color Brown
Body Type Athletic
Biceps Size 16 inches
Chest Size 41 inches
Waist Size 33 inches
Hips Size 32 inches
Shoe Size 8 (US)
Sexual Orientation Straight
Diet Vegan
Tattoos None
Net Worth
Income Source Business
Net Worth in 2022 $200 Million
Net Worth in 2023 To Be Estimated
Relationship Status
Girlfriend To Be Updated
Marital Status Unmarried
Wife None
Children None
Grandchildren None
Social Media: Active
Facebook To Be Updated
Instagram Profile Available (Click)
Twitter To Be Updated
Reddit To Be Updated
TikTok To Be Updated
Snapchat To Be Updated
Website To Be Updated
YouTube To Be Updated
Spotify To Be Updated
LinkedIn To Be Updated
Brand/Store To Be Updated