Some fans had created quite the chaos at the end of October when Brooklyn Nets’ Kyrie Irving was banned by NBA for his disobedience of the Covid-19 vaccination mandate. So on 24th October 2021, a large crowd of anti-vaxers protested outside the Barclays Stadium. Fans raised the demanded “Let Kyrie Play” as they flocked the venue ahead of a Brooklyn Nets match. It was so chaotic that the security guards had to lock the building.
Many of us might have known about the 29years old basketball player who continues to stand his ground of not getting the vaccine, even after he is likely to lose about half of his salary of USD 25 million. However, he does not regret his decision to not get vaccinated as he stated that, “So what? It’s not about the money. It’s about choosing what’s best for you. It’s not always about the money. You think I really want to lose money?”
He is believed to be spending his time with his newborn baby and fiancée Marlene Wilkerson at the present. However, his fiancée is a vlogger and YouTuber and she has uploaded a video on YouTube titled “Our Pregnancy Journey” back on 15t June 2021. The video showcases the beautiful insights of the journey of the couple during her pregnancy.
Now let’s get to know more about Marlene Wilkerson.
Who is Marlene Wilkerson?
Marlene was born on 18th August 1993 in the United States. She is an American model, blogger, and lifestyle guru from Compton, California. She has her own YouTube channel called “The Find Guru” which has over 783k subscribers. She is also an Instagram influencer and has over 402k followers under her Instagram account with the username @goldennn_xo.
Her mother is of African-American ethnicity and her height is 5 feet 7 inches. She is a beautiful, accomplished, and confident woman who is the perfect complement to the visionary mind of Kyrie Irving. She is currently living in Los Angeles and she shares her personal experience with beauty along with fashion advice, fitness routine, and healthy lifestyle through YouTube.
Marlene and Kyrie
It is reported that Kyrie and Marline had been together since 2018. However, when the to met each other for the first time hasn’t been revealed yet. It is believed that the two had met during the school days and they finally got engaged in 2019. They were first spotted together in public at Kyrie’s Invitational in 2018.
Shockingly, Irving has an elder daughter named Azure Elizabeth from his previous relationship. The couple welcomed their first child in June 2021. Marlene gave birth via the traditional and natural birth procedure also known as water birth. This tradition is followed by many in recent years due to its popularity.
Even though the couple is very secretive about their relationship, Marlene has shared her pregnancy updates and maternity photoshoots with Irving on her YouTube channel. You can watch the relaxing video down below.
The couple refers to themselves as “KALM” as Irving shared their couple photo on Instagram on 9th August 2021.
He captioned the post, “KALM energy. KALM presence. KALM in Love. My Ankh.”
It’s uncertain if Marlene Wilkerson is also an anti-vaxer and if her beliefs are the same as her fiance when t comes to the Covid-19 jabs. She has not made any official statement or expressed her opinion to the public about the issue yet. However, the couple hasn’t revealed the name of their son. But we will try our best to update this section as soon as possible if there is any info regarding their child’s name.
Net worth and her presence on social media
The official net worth of Marlene is not revealed but it is estimated that her net worth is about USD 2 million. She is quite active on various social media platforms like YouTube and Instagram. She has over 783k subscribers on her Youtube channel and her most popular YouTube video is titled “How to Get Rid of Acne in ONE WEEK” which was uploaded on 11th December 2016.
She also has quite a fan-following on Instagram as she is able to amass over 402k followers over 35 posts. the link to her respective social media handles is listed below.
YouTube: The Find Guru
Let’s hope that the two spend a happy life together with their son and their relationship to be everlasting.