From taking night jobs and laboring to managing multiple business ventures across UK and USA, he is none other than Ken Todd. His way for success started as a father, who wanted to fulfill his son's desire, now operates a massive restaurant chain.
English-American Restaurateur Ken Todd is known for his lavish restaurants in London and Los Angeles. He came into the limelight when he married the 16-year younger reality star, Lisa Vanderpump. He is also famous for his appearance in the Bravo TV's reality series, Real Housewives of Beverly Hills. Before he achieved success as a restaurateur, he worked as labor in the textile industry.
How Much Is Ken Todd’s Net Worth?
The 73-year-old businessman has summoned the net worth of $75 million as a notable restaurateur. Ken is married to his second wife, British reality star Lisa Vanderpump, who also has the net worth of $75 million from her career as an actress and restaurateur since 1973.
The pair makes a remunerative profit from their joint investment in the restaurant business across the United Kingdom and the United States including The Shadow Lounge, Bar Soho, Villa Blanca, and PUMP to name a few.
Lisa also elevated a major portion of her receipts playing the role of Samantha in the 1983 ABC’s short movie titled ABC Mantrap. She also earned portraying the character of Anne in the 1978 British Horror movie, Killer’s Moon.
Met Lisa Vanderpump At Nightclub, Ken’s Previous Married Life
Ken and Lisa Venderpump first met through her brother when he worked at a nightclub in London. The couple got engaged six weeks after their first meet and tied the knot three months later on 28 August 1982. Ken was 37 while Lisa was 21 years of age when they decided for their wedlock.
The duo has two children daughter Pandora Todd, born on 7 May 1986 and an adopted son named Max Todd, who was born on 7 December 1991. Their daughter, Pandora has a beauty and lifestyle blog named The Divine Addiction.
Pandora has also posted a picture of her parents to mark the 33 years of Marriage Anniversary on her Twitter handle back in 2015.
Throwback picture of Ken and Lisa's wedding on 28 August 2015 (Photo: Pandora's Twitter)
Before his wedlock with Lisa, Ken earlier wedded a stunning model, Pamela Todd. The marriage with his first wife was for a short duration, and before their split, they had a son named Warren in 1986.
The restaurateur had the sole custody of their son, Warren and raised him since the age of two. Warren is now a British entrepreneur, who is married to Lisa's friend Sue Vanner, who is known for James Bond classic The Spy Who Loved Me. The pair have a son, Ryan.
The pair held their first event together with Lisa’s newest restaurant, TomTom. The coupled blazed the red carpet of the DailyMail.com and DailyMailTV summer party in West Hollywood on 11 July 2018.
Ken looked dapper in his black suit while his wife appeared in a slinky white dress contrasted by her plunging neckline and spaghetti straps. Lisa wore a teardrop diamond necklace and silver drop earrings, and her heels were shinning in silver glitters.
His wife’s restaurant business is a complete family affair. Their children, Pandora Vanderpump Sabo and Max also work in the restaurant. Pandora, who was born in London, is a graduate of Pepperdine University. She is an owner of the lifestyle magazine The Divine Addiction and works as an executive editor at Beverly Hills Lifestyle Magazine. She is married to her husband named Jason, and the couple resides in Beverly Hills.
The recent employee of Lisa's new business venture is The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star, Teddi Mellencamp Arroyave's 24-year-old brother Hud Mellencamp. RHOBH star is married to Skyline Security Management CEO Edwin Arroyave.
Fight With Kyle Richards; Wife Not Proud Of Her Behaviour
Viewers witnessed the surprising twist in The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills where Ken and his wife Lisa kicked their long-time friend Kyle Richards out of their mansion in early-April 2019. The couple declared an end of their 12-year friendship with Kyle. The explosive argument happened on the episode Showdown At Villa Rosa where Kyle told the British restaurant that she cares her image more than friendship. In response, Lisa told him to get the f**k out of her house.
Later, Lisa admitted that she was not proud of her behavior towards their former old friend. She also thanked her husband Ken for his support in the on-screen battle. The argument started when Kyle accused her of leaking stories to the media that flamed their co-star Dorit Kemsley over the #puppyGate scandal.
Lisa Cares About Husband’s Health; Wishes Him Speedy Recovery
The 57-year-old reality star posted a tweet on 21 April 2015 on her husband’s road of recovering having a second hip replacement surgery. Ken was seen rehabilitating with his crutches after the operation in a picture shared by Lisa on her Instagram in 2015.
She informed her Twitter followers on 7 April 2015 that she is stepping away from the social sites to concentrate on her husband’s health.
Ken Todd was born on 20 July 1945 in Butterknowle, which makes his age 73. The restaurateur stands a few inches taller than his wife, Lisa, who stands at the height of 1.65 m (5’ 5”) tall. As per wiki, he belongs to the Caucasian ethnicity, and his birth sign is Virgo.
He infamously adopted his wife's surname Vanderpump and now likes to be called Ken Vanderpump.