If anyone talks about the dedication or worth of words, mention this guy. The determined character who once commits to promise always ends in fulfilling them. Corey Harrison made the headlines when he appeared in the popular History Channel’s show Pawn Stars not only as the manager but also the third generation runner in world famous Gold and Silver Pawn Shop.
The reality star is also known for his amazing transformations from fat to fit for which he has gone through strict diet routine and hectic exercise.
Career And Progression
He was already working at the World Famous Gold and Silver Pawn Shop in Las Vegas at the age of nine and now works as the Manager of the day-to-day activity and is the head of 30 employees. The shop was founded by his grandfather Richard Harrison and later operated by Rick Harrison before eventually falling in the third generation Harrison.
Corey then starred in the History’s Channel Pawn Stars where the show concentrates on the conflict between his father, grandfather and himself over the running of the business. The incredibly hit series, Pawn Stars shattered the blockbuster and received 3 million views in every episode. He also appeared alongside Rick and Chumlee in the episode of iCarly on the 3rd November 2012.
How Much Is Corey’s Net Worth?
He has the decent net worth of $4 million. The reality star, who dreams of becoming the boss of the shop one day already holds 5% share and also looks to increase his stake even higher in coming days.
Coming over to his net worth, he has amassed his significant net worth through starring in the show and workings as the manager in the World Famous Gold and Silver Pawn Shop.
In July 2016, he kept his Las Vegas house up for sale at an amount of $2.3 million which is twice the price he had originally paid.
On 16th February, his home was burglarized by three unidentified white teens. Though the incident didn’t injure anyone, the burglars ran away. He said that he wants the thieves to be caught so that no one else can be put in harm’s way in the community in future.
Divorce For The Second Time; Agrees With Child Custody For Unborn Baby!
The Big Hoss, as he is fondly called, married his longtime girlfriend, Charlene Harrison. He met Charlene during his high school days and developed the relationship from those days. But after marriage, their differences surfaced, and he decided to end the marriage with his wife in divorce in 2015.
After the separation with his first spouse, he found love in Karina (Kiki) Harrison. The couple got married in 2017 in a private ceremony. He shared a picture with his ex-wife on 23 July 2017 and said that he still couldn't believe, he tricked Kiki to marry him.
Corey walks with his then-wife Kiki Harrison on 23 July 2017 (Photo: Instagram)
On 28 March 2018, Corey shared a mirror selfie with his then-better half and announced that they are expecting a baby boy. He also revealed that they would name him Richard Benjamin Harrison after his grandfather. His grandfather, Richard, who is known as The Old Man, took his last breathe on 25 June 2018. He was struggling with Parkinson's disease.
But just four months later, Corey announced his separation with Kiki. They filed for a joined petition in August 2018. As per the court document, they had already agreed upon child custody and spousal support. Corey released a statement through The Blast and said,
“Karina and I love each other very much. With our competing work schedules, we just weren’t able to make the marriage work but remain good friends and want only the best for each other.”
They are still friends, and Corey is yet to remove pictures of Kiki from his Instagram account. Kiki and Corey, who are due to welcome their baby in October, were granted a divorce in early September 2018 in Nevada.
Followed a Strict Diet Regime for Weight Loss!!!
The Pawn Stars fame reality star struggled with his ever-increasing weight and obesity. His weight scaled at 402 lbs after which doctor kept in preventive diabetes medication, but the real transformation happened in 2010 when he underwent a gastric lap band surgeries and lost 50 lbs after first six weeks and 100 pounds more within the first year of procedure.
The change in the body of Corey is visible after a year of weight-loss (Photo: People)
Now, weighing at 210 lbs, he said that, he is excited to go to the gym and boxes 12 rounds a day. He also stated that he feels like he is in the 20’s as he lives a much different lifestyle.
Corey’s Short Bio And Family
Richard Corey Harrison was born on 27th April 1983 which makes his age 35. He was born to father Rick Harrison and Grandfather Richard Benjamin Harrison. He was raised in the family with two more brothers Adam and Jake Harrison by his father and stepmother, DeAnna.
The Pawn Stars fame celebrity possesses a tall height of 1.83 meters (6 feet) and looks perfect after transforming his body from the buffed up to toned in a matter of a year.
Before celebrating his 31st Birthday on 26th April 2014, he was in the receiving end of a motorcycle accident. He then suffered a broken arm and had bruises in back and foot. But he didn’t miss his birthday cake as it was delivered to his home by celebrity director and friend Richard Wilk.