Who doesn’t know about real estate tycoon and fashion icon Todd Chrisley? There might be only a few who do not know of the real estate tycoon because he’s so famous, he even has his own television reality show called “Chrisley Knows Best.”
Certainly, there is much to talk about Todd but instead of him, we are going to look into his brother Randy Chrisley’s life in this piece. Even though Randy is popular because of his brother Todd, it did not stop him from making headlines back in the day.
First, in 2016 Randy was arrested for shoplifting, and even his wife Pamela was arrested because she tried to extort money from Todd and his family.
Some even think that Todd’s brother Randy is dead but is that true? find out everything about Randy Chrisley in this article.
Short Biography of Randy Chrisley
Randy was born on August 28, 1970, in Westminster, South Carolina, to Gene Raymond Chrisley and Faye Chrisley. According to his birth date, his zodiac sign is Virgo.
His mother Faye is a graduate of Westminster High School. Talking about his education, reports suggest that he went to West-Oak High School and graduated in 1984. Since he is the brother of Todd Chrisley, it’s safe to think that they grew up together but Todd is not the only brother he had. Randy and Todd also had a brother named Derrick Chrisley who unfortunately died a few months after his birth.
His father Gene Raymond was a veteran of the United States Army who served in the Korean War, he was given a bronze star for his service in the war. However, Gene died on July 11, 2012, because of cancer at Emory University Hospital.
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Back on January 4, 2020, Todd shared a picture of him and his brother on his Instagram account and he mentioned how hard it was for their mother because she had to work 60 hours (10 hours a day) a week in a textile mill to fulfill their needs.
Who is Randy Chrisley’s Wife, Pamela?
There is no information on where and how Randy and Pamela met but they were married in August 2012, according to the reports, it was a private wedding where only a few friends and family members were present.
They did not have any children but Randy does have a son from his other relationship. However, details of his son and his biological mother are kept a secret.
As per the sources, Randy and Pamela could not last long, and for an unknown reason, Randy filed for divorce.
Pamela was Arrested
As I already mentioned, Pamela tried to extort money from her brother-in-law Todd and family. So, she was arrested on March 4, 2016, on the charge of 2nd-degree harassment but she was released the same day she was arrested on bail.
How did she try to extort money? well, she blackmailed Todd to transfer a huge amount of money, and if he would not then she would have to sell a story to the National Enquirer that would affect Chrisley’s name.
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Todd shared a picture of Pamela on his Instagram and shared the news and he even mentioned that she was involved in the scheme because Randy filed for divorce.
Randy’s Shoplifting Case
Like I said Randy made headlines back in late 2016 after he was arrested for shoplifting in South Carolina. He was found with packages of sweets costing roughly $22 tucked in his pants, the reports state.
Randy was already in line when the cops arrived, but he later left and began “walking briskly towards the back of the store pushing a buggy.”
Randy admitted that he put the sweets in his pants but he had no intention of paying for them, only after an inquiry.
Randy was Diagnosed with Cancer
In 2014, it was reported that Todd’s brother Randy Chrisley was diagnosed with 4th stage cancer. Todd’s representative told US Weekly.
He wrote in his statement, “Todd Chrisley and his family are saddened to announce that his younger brother, Randy, has been diagnosed with stage four cancer.” He also asked and told for their privacy and treatment for Randy’s cancer had begun.
Despite some rumors, Randy is still alive and well, as a matter of fact, he has made a full recovery from stage 4 cancer and he’s now healthy.
Is Randy into Real Estate Just like his Brother?
As we looked into this, we found out that Randy was or used to be in the real estate business be he was not successful as his brother. According to the sources, he now works at RS service where he has been working since 2001.
How Much Does He Earn? (His Net Worth)
We don’t know for sure but it is reported that Randy has a net worth of $100,000. On the other hand, his famous brother Todd has a net worth of -$5 million. Todd has claimed that he has assets of a total of $4.2 million and he has a debt of $50 million.
Randy’s Brother Todd Filed for Bankruptcy
Watching Todd in Chrisley Knows Best many might think that he might be worth millions and you are true as his daughter Savannah Chrisley‘s annual contract for the show is $250,000 and certainly Todd makes more than his daughter so let’s just assume that he makes more than $10,000 per episode of the reality show Chrisley Knows Best.
Certainly, Todd has a good income source and likes to live a lavish lifestyle but he filed for bankruptcy in 2012, as mentioned above he claimed that he has only $4 million worth of assets while his debt is $50 million.
Other than the show, he also had a company that was doing great but later the company could not do well and fell down. After his company’s failure, he was involved in a $45 million bankruptcy, Celebrity Net Worth reports. Randy is not the only one that made headlines, Todd and his wife were also charged with tax evasion and a few other charges.