About Janice Dickinson
It has been estimated that the total amount of Janice Dickinson net worth today reaches 500 thousand dollars. A big part of her net worth has been accumulated through her career as a model, but she is also involved in other activities, such as being a talent agent, photographer and author. Thus, these careers have also added up to the total size of Janice Dickinson net worth. In her own words, Janice Dickinson id the first supermodel in the industry.
She gained a lot of success in modelling in the period of 1970s as well as 1980s. In 2003 in addition to her career as a model, she also became a TV show star. At that time she became one of the judges of the popular modelling show called “America’s Next Top Model”. Two years later Janice Dickinson became a successful businesswoman with opening her own modeling agency. In 2006, her modelling agency got its own TV show called “The Janice Dickinson Modelling Agency”, which lasted till 2008 and it also added up to the overall sum of Janice Dickinson net worth.
The model was born in 1955 in New York. Janice Dickinson grew up in Florida, where she was raised with her two sisters.
One of them also got interested into modelling and started the same career as Janice Dickinson. When she was a teenager, Janice Dickinson was abused physically and emotionally. In addition to that, one of her sisters was abused sexually by their father. Janice Dickinson has stated that her father wanted to abuse her sexually as well, but she did not let him. Therefore, on a daily basis she was suffering physical and verbal abuse. Also, her father used to insult her by telling her that she looked like a boy and would not achieve anything in her life.
In the 1970s, Janice Dickinson moved to live to New York, where she intended to seek for a career as a model and which later became the main source of Janice Dickinson net worth. She moved there as a result of the competition in which she participated and won, called “Miss High Fashion Model”. Also, in the beginning it was kind of hard for her to even get an agent because at that time the picture perfect image of model was a girl with blonde hair and blue eyes. Nevertheless, with time she became more and more popular and financially successful.