Joseline Hernandez Biography
Joseline Hernandez is a Puerto Rican reality TV personality, rapper, and actress. Her popularity came when she became a main cast member of the VH1 reality series Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta. She has appeared on the show for the first six seasons alongside her now ex-boyfriend Stevie J, with whom she also starred in the spin-off.
Joseline Hernandez Age
Hernandez is 35 years old as of 2021. She was born on November 3, 1986, therefore she celebrates her birthday every year on 3rd November.
Joseline Hernandez Height
Hernandez Stands at a height of 5 feet, 5 inches(165cm)
Joseline Hernandez Family
Hernandez was born in Ponce, Puerto Rico. She grew up in the public housing system of Puerto Rico where her family lived before moving to Florida. Her biological father died from a heroin overdose. Her mother’s name is Carmen and her stepfather is Luis. She has an older sister Yanira. She also has four brothers, Jorge, Hisael, Kermit, and Luis Jr. Her family relocated to Florida while she was 6 years old. Her youngest brother was diagnosed with autism and requires special care. From the age of 16, she began stripping to provide for her family. She has been arrested in the past as a stripper under the name Shenellica Bettencourt, for lewd and lascivious behavior in 2003 and 2007.
Joseline Hernandez Husband
Hernandez and Stevie initially claimed to have married in 2013. At this point, their love for each other was so strong. Later, however, their marriage was proven to be a hoax. Stevie J admitted in 2016 that the marriage had been faked for publicity. Joseline on the other hand also confirmed they were in a long-term relationship and never legally married. The couple’s breakup was documented in Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta’s fifth season, although they have reconciled on-and-off since then.
She revealed that she was pregnant with Stevie’s sixth child, during the filming of Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta’s fifth season reunion, She gave birth to their daughter on December 28, 2016.
According to a report made in April 2019, Hernandez was dating music producer Robin Ingouma, known professionally as Balistic Beats. The couple got engaged later that year.
Joseline Hernandez Children
Hernandez gave birth to her child with Steve J, on December 28, 2016. The firstborn daughter’s name is Bonnie Bella Jordan.
Joseline Hernandez Education
Hernandez was not in a position to complete her high school education due to her family’s financial constraints. Her mother according to her abandoned her and her siblings to a hard life. She has, however, not made any strides towards continuing her education even after she had a financial breakthrough.
Joseline Hernandez Career
Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta
Hernandez performed as a stripper at the Onyx Club in Atlanta. That is where Stevie J, Grammy, an Award-winning record producer, discovered her. In 2012, she became part of the original cast of Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta, appearing as Stevie J’s new artist, an aspiring rapper, singer, and actress. Later on, it was revealed that the two become romantically and sexually involved, much to the anger of his girlfriend, Mimi Faust. The trio’s love triangle became Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta’s leading storyline and she continued as the main cast member for all five seasons. It is the highest-rated show of the Love & Hip Hop franchise and is one of the highest ratings shows on VH1 overall, averaging 3.5 million viewers per episode.
The show’s success and notoriety catapulted her to stardom. Consequentially, she appeared at the 2013 AVN Awards, the 2013 BET Hip Hop Awards, and the 2015 BET Awards, together with the guest spots on This Is Hot 97, K. Michelle: My Life and The Wendy Williams Show. Additionally, she featured in several cameo appearances with Stevie in various hip hop and R&B videos, including the music videos for Trey Songz’s “Hail Mary”, The Game’s “I Remember”, Ciara’s “Body Party” and Faith Evans’ “I Deserve It”.
She released a series of reggaeton and dancehall-influenced singles and music videos during the show. Most of them are sung and spoken in Spanish which is her native tongue. She performed her songs “Stingy With My Kutty Katt” and “Church” live at Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta’s fourth season reunion. She has as well, appeared on the track “Girls Gone Wild” on Rocko’s mixtape Wordplay 2.
In 2016, Joseline starred with Stevie in the spin-off show Stevie J & Joseline: Go Hollywood, which premiered to 2.6 million viewers. She will also have her television special on VH1 in 2017, Joseline’s Special Delivery, documenting the birth of her child.
On June 5, 2016, Joseline revealed that she had filmed an acting role on Lee Daniels’ television series Star, which was set to air December 14, 2016, on Fox. She appeared in this pilot episode as Michelle, a stripper.
Joseline Hernandez Net Worth
Hernandez has come a long way from her childhood days. She began making money by stripping at the age of 16 years to make sure she supports her siblings with basic needs like food. According to her, she would receive a little over $1000 per month from her stripping.
Hernandez earns a salary of approximately $20000 per show. She has an estimated net worth of $ 300 thousand as of 2021.