Nely Galan, the one who is named as one of the most potent young executives in Hollywood by Entertainment Weekly, is an independent producer and entrepreneur. As a first-generation immigrant, Nelly has experienced and overcame many challenges. Nevertheless, she founded the Adelante Movement, a digital platform, and tour that seeks to promote the entrepreneurial skills and positioning of Latinas. During 2016, her house has become one of the Instagram sensational along with her husband and son. Want to know more about her? Keep scrolling down!
Nely's Rise Towards Highlight
While in high school, Nely submitted an article to Seventeen Magazine and became a guest editor. At her age of 22, she became the youngest radio station manager in America managing the Spanish language WNJU Channel 47.
In 1994, she founded Galan Entertainment where she is the president and CEO of the organization. Besides her own company, she was the President of Entertainment for Telemundo, the international Spanish-language network by 1999.
How Much Is Nely's Net Worth?
Nely, as a Cuban American television producer, has managed to acquire a net worth of $5 million. She competed on The Celebrity Apprentice in 2008 and also got added to the counseling board of The National Hispanic University.
Among her many achievements, she had produced the series of comedy specials Loco Slam in the early '90s. Later, she provided the Bravo Awards which honors achievements of Latinos in the entertainment industry. Nely has also helped to create and launch the Fox Latin American Channel.
Nely, Proud Single Mother! Insight Of Her Personal Life
Nely was in a relationship with the comedian Paul Rodriguez in late 1990s. The dating couple welcomed their son Lucas Rodriguez in 2000. However, the couple parted their ways shortly. It was the break up of their relationship that made Nely think of creating The Swan in 2004, so she could feel uplift her spirits and gathered courage one more time.
After she gained her spirits, she got married to Brain Ulf. Her bright canary yellow house on Venice beach was an Instagram sensation. In her eye-popping home, she was residing along with her husband Brian, her son Lucas and the family’s diminutive Yorkshire terrier.
Nely Galan and her former husband, Brain Ulf (Photo: latimes.com)
The hordes of tourists were flocking to her house including some notable celebrities to get their selfie. Their residence had become one of the most Instagrammed house in the world in 2016 with about more than 150,000 photos. The couple would often spot their apartment on websites, TV and in movies.
She created the home's lionized style, and her husband was the friendly face who would greet the passersby. He would often make Cuban coffee for the people who would visit their house. Nely would yell at him not to bring more people, but he would let everyone in and bring them to the roof deck to get better photos. Many people who visit their house would find her husband quite cheerful and sociable.
But who would have thought that the couple who were enjoying their relationship would split up each other? Her bond was sadly broken with Brian, and they separated following the paths of their particular journey. Neither of them has voiced to elaborate their reason for divorce. Now, Nely is often seen on Instagram with her son Lucas, who has become 18, as a proud single mother.
Nely was born in 1963 as Arnely Alvarez in Santa Clara, Cuba. When she was just two years old, she moved to Teaneck, New Jersey along with her family. She has a Cuban nationality and belongs to Hispanic ethnicity. The producer has not opened up regarding her height, so it is hard to know the exact details of her height just by speculating her photo.
She has also received the National Hispanic Leadership Fellowship from Harvard's John F. Kennedy School of Government.