Ben Baller is a Korean-American actor known for his distinctive diamond-encrusted jewelry. Ben is the proud founder of Icee Fresh Jewels.
As of 2024, Ben Baller's net worth is estimated to be $100 million.
|Source(s) of Fame
|Date of Birth
|January 27, 1973
|Place of Birth
|Los Angeles, California, United States
|Married, Nicolette Lacson,
Ben Baller was born in Los Angeles, California, on 27 January 1987. Ben’s father was a history professor at UCLA, while Ben’s mother was a dress designer. Ben’s sister, Jeanie Yang, is a celebrity stylist, and David Yang who is Ben’s brother is a video game developer.
Because of his passion for ball games in high school, Ben Yang was given the nickname “Baller.” Basically, Ben belongs to Korea.
He completed his education at Beverly Hills High School and went on to San Francisco State University for further studies. From the University of California, Berkeley, Ben completed his graduation.
He has an unhealthy love for footwear and has amassed a huge collection. He grew up collecting football and basketball cards. He is a major fan of the NFL, NBL, college football, and college basketball.
He also had a strong passion for automobiles since childhood which made him amass a large collection of BMWs, Bentley Spurs, Ferraris, Spyders, and Lexuses. He also loves getting tattoos.
Icee Fresh Jewels and Co. was founded in 2004 by Ban Baller, his cousin, and his uncle. His family has 37 years of jewelry-making experience, but he pushed jewelry creation to a new level, and as a result, he has garnered a substantial fortune.
Kanye West, Black Eyed Peas, Orlando Brown, Drake, Nas, DJ Khaled Jazzy Jeff, Snoop Dogg, Mariah Carey, and Joel Madden were among the celebrities who were attracted by Ben’s Jewelry.
Ben created a diamond-encrusted belt for the most famous personality (Michael Jackson). As the owner of Icee Fresh Jewels and Co, he has collaborated with a number of well-known jewelry brands.
Ben Baller began his professional career as a DJ at Washington’s restaurant. He loves hip-hop music a lot. After that, he appeared in films such as Cake Bones, Clinic Kang, Jin Head Gangster, and Blame It on the Streets. Ben has 20 platinum albums under his belt.
In 2015, he also acted in films named “AS I AM” and “Life of DJ AM.” He then continued his family’s jewelry business, He has won the Best Jeweler Award in 2017. He owns a number of businesses, including “Ben Baller’s Chain,” which has made him very wealthy, and he holds a 51 percent stake in the famous If and Co. company.
He got a Webby Award for his own documentary series. Ben Baller owns a multi-million dollar house in Los Angeles. Ben Baller is also a music producer and owner of a music studio. He has earned a lot of wealth from it too. A clothing line named “Superism” and a new cannabis pen company which is called “VVS Pens.” were also developed by Ben Baller.
Baller is married to Nicolette Lacson and has three children. Their names are London, Ryder, and Kaia. Nicolette Lacson is a Filipino model and swimsuit designer. In 2012, the couple married.
Ben spends a lot of time on social media. He posts about jewelry and his daily life on his accounts. He wrote in his bio about himself as the world’s best jeweler. His Instagram and Twitter accounts are both verified. Ben has 331.4 thousand followers on Twitter and Instagram followers are in the range of 1.7 million.
Ben Baller is a jeweler, music director, model, and actor. He is well-known for his unique customized jewelry. His net worth is estimated to be around $100 million.
Ben Baller has sometimes been associated with other Actors such as Amandla Stenberg, Dakota Fanning, Barbie Ferreira, Reinout Oerlemans, Edu Manzano, Phillipa Soo, Kira Kosarin, Rosemarie Bowe, and James Deen.