Kelley Phleger was born in San Francisco, California USA, and is a school teacher and socialite, but probably best known for being the wife of actor Don Johnson, who initially found international popularity in the 1980s television series “Miami Vice”.
The Wealth of Kelley Phleger
How rich is Kelley Phleger? As of mid-2018, sources estimate a net worth that is over $2 million, earned through success in her various endeavors. Her wealth has also been elevated by the success of her husband. who has a net worth estimated at $40 million. As she continues her endeavors, it is expected that her wealth will also continue to increase.
Early Life and Education
There is very little information available about Kelley’s life growing up, and there is nothing revealed about her family. It is known that she was educated at Urban High School, and after matriculating, she then attended the University of California, Berkeley where she completed her bachelor’s degree. Prior to meeting Don, she was in another relationship, and Don was already person known for his failed marriages and success from “Miami Vice” leading him to be one of the world’s sex icons of the time.
Meeting and Marrying Don
Don Johnson is said to be one of the reasons that television series were revolutionized, thanks to the success of “Miami Vice” and his lead role of James “Sonny” Crockett. He won a Golden Globe for his role and would later find more success in the cop series “Nash Bridges”. Thanks to his prolific career, he has received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. During the peak of his success, he would invite numerous models, and was known to live the lifestyle of a playboy.
Most of his relationships didn’t last long, and his first two marriages were annulled within days. He also married actress Melanie Griffith twice, a woman he met when she was 14 years old and he was 18 years old. He was also briefly engaged to Jodi Lyn O’Keefe and had notable relationships with several other personalities. According to reports, Phleger and Johnson met while at a birthday party, and that sparked their relationship. They dated for two years, and according to Don, he ‘realized something’, and the two decided to marry in 1999.
After the Marriage
Johnson has been through numerous ups and downs during his career, and he says that it was great that his wife supported him throughout this time. Many reports have detailed that he looks physically well for his age, and credits his wife for still being “under the spell” and loving him. His career continues to go well, and he still gets a lot of consistent work. The couple would go on to have three children, and many media outlets have stated that the family has lived with no problems on the financial side thanks to their riches.
The family is said to live in an estate of three acres valued at $15 million located in Santa Barbara. Their children can sometimes be seen with them at red carpet events. Don’s children from his previous relationships and marriages have also gone on to pursue careers in acting, including Jesse Wayne Johnson and Dakota Johnson. Despite being associated to Johnson, Phleger has mainly maintained most of her life away from the media spotlight, except for a few photos that have been caught from time to time. According to interviews, the relationship is going strong, and would seem unlikely to finish anytime soon.
Is Kelley Phleger on Social Media?
One of the reasons Kelley maintains her privacy is due to her lack of any accounts with the major social media websites Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. This is the very reason why there is little information about her past and current endeavors. The couple have been spotted by media in different locations around the world, including in Paris as they visited Don’s daughter Dakota Johnson while she was filming the project “Fifty Shades Darker”; meantime her father and his wife could be seen strolling around the city.
The couple have also been seen visiting the beach together. In 2017, Don shared a rare moment as he was photographed with all of his children – it wasn’t a happy event though, as the family gathered together due to the death of Don’s father. Don remains highly active on social media, particularly on Twitter and Instagram on which he gives updates of some of his recent endeavors. He can be seen visiting some of his children’s events too.