All About Howard Stern’s Ex-Wife – Alison Berns (Net Worth, Wiki)

Alison Berns
Date of Birth May 26, 1954
Profession Actress
Ex-Husband Howard Stern
Net Worth $50 Million

Alison Berns is ex-wife of famous American radio personality Howard Stern. She was born in May 26, 1954. She was born in Newton Center, Massachusetts.

There is no any exact information about her parents and family, and their is nothing disclosed about her detailed early life. She attended her education from Newton North High School, before she moved to Boston University. She studied about social work on university and graduated in 1976.

After graduating from from Columbian University she started her career as a social worker which she was studying about.

She also became a licensed clinical social worker and also learn about psychotherapy. Her life was busy since she was a doctor and a social worker.

But her career twist when she get married to radio jockey, “Howard Stern”. She also debuted a role in her husband made documentary. After the release of show “The Howard Stern Show”, Alison also appeared on three episode of it on 1987.

She also made her first debut entertainment industry from movie “Negligee and Underpants Party”. After that she starred in “U.S. Open Sores” in 1989.

Berns started to appear on various episode of “The Howard Stern Show” ranging date from 1991 to 1993. Over the few years she worked with her husband on various projects and was also take part on biographical film “Private Parts”.

The book was written about Howard Sterns life and his struggle and all about his success. Alison also appeared on talk shows ‘The Geraldo River Show’ on Nov 8, 1993.

Although, she did not continue the acting she helped her husband to make successful shows. A few year after their marriage, Alison retired working as a Actor and start focus on her interest work Psychotherapist.

The decision of retirement was taken by Alison herself which was also reason of their divorce claims many news outlets.

Howard & Alison Relationship

Alison Berns with Howard Stern

All of the fame credit goes to Howard Sterns because he is the only reason of her success and fame.

Their relationship starts before Howard was a famous person. Alison was with Howard on his rags days as well as from their college days.

They both met on Boston University while Alison was there for his higher education but Howard was there to make documentary named “Transcendental Meditation”, where he also requested to take Alison part on that documentary.

So, this documentary also helped them to make their love more strong. Alison accepted to take part on this project and they started to work together.

Soon, after dating with each other they start to feel in love deeper. Sterns said that their first movie they watched on their date was “Lenny” which was released on 1974.

From that time, Alison was important part of Howard life. She also supported her lover a lot on his struggle days.

Alison waited until graduation before marrying her boyfriend. And finally got married on 1978. After some years of their marriage life, they were blessed with three child named Emily Stern, Deborah Stern and Ashley Jade Stern.


After more than two decade of togetherness sadly, this beautiful couple plan to get divorced. They ended their relationship in 1999 and the divorce was official in 2001. Alison said about her relationship that Howard was distant and feels like he don’t want me anymore.

She said she began to feel alone in this cold relationship. Howard is very hard working guy and this was also main cause of relationship failure as per she stated.

About this thought of Alison, Howard also agreed that he was too busy on his work and he neglected his family. He was in love with his work so much, that he forget any relationship with family and friends.

With Rolling Stones Magazine in 2011, he also said,

“My marriage ending blew my mind. I was upset that I failed, let down my family, my kids, my ex-wife; it all was very painful.“

He also added more:

‘I felt like such a failure. It’s so complicated, and it’s hard for me to even figure out at this point what went wrong and how things that were so good could go so bad. It’s tough. I think I’ll spend the rest of my life trying to analyze that.’

All this divorce case by revealed by their eldest daughter Emily Sterns on one interview with New York Post.

She said she was very shock when she heard her parents were getting separated. And she also said that her father was desperate a lot and also went into depression.

Alison Berns Net Worth

Alison Berns is also a richest actor, although she spent her little time on acting career. Her net worth is $50 Million.

And her husband Howard Stern net worth is whopping $650 Million as of 2021.

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