Buddy Valastro
Buddy Valastro
Celebrated Name: Buddy Valastro
Real Name/Full Name: Bartolo “Buddy” Valastro Jr.
Gender: Male
Age: 47 years old
Birth Date: 3 March 1977
Birth Place: Hoboken, New Jersey, United States
Nationality: Italian, American
Height: 1.70 m
Weight: 62 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Lisa Valastro (m. 2001)
Children: Yes (Sofia Valastro, Buddy Valastro, Jr., Marco Valastro, Carlo Valastro)
Profession: American baker and reality television personality
Net Worth in 2024: $15 million
Last Updated: April 2024

Buddy Valastro is best-known for his remarkable work as a chef and also an established reality TV personality, which has fetched him unfathomable income and popularity across the world. In addition to this, Buddy Valastro has also been a great Italian writer with unbeatable success and recognition.

Valastro is best-known for his remarkable acting for the television reality series ‘Cake Boss’. Other notable work in television by Buddy Valastro is ‘Buddy’s Bakery Rescue,’ ‘Kitchen Boss,’ and ‘The Next Great Baker.’ Buddy Valastro also featured in a guest appearance in the popular film ‘Bridesmaids.’

Valastro is also the founder and the owner of the bakery shop as ‘Carlo’s Bakery.’ Buddy Valastro has also featured in his own independent bakery show as ‘Cake Boss.’ Significantly, Valastro has also launched his own independent catering company as ‘Buddy V’s Events.’

Maybe you know about Buddy Valastro very well But do you know how old and tall is he, and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, We have prepared this article about details of Buddy Valastro’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life

Buddy Valastro was born on 3rd March 1977 in New Jersey in the United States, and thus, he was born with an American nationality. Originally, Buddy Valastro was born with the name as ‘Bartolo Valastro Jr..’ Buddy Valastro was born to mother ‘Mary Valastro’ and father ‘Buddy Sr.’. Valastro has grown up along with his other four siblings as ‘Carlo Valastro,’ ‘Buddy Valastro Jr.,’ ‘Sofia Valastro’, and lastly ‘Marco Valastro.’

At the age of 11, Buddy Valastro got actively involved with his father in their family business in the bakery as ‘Carlo’s Bakery.’ At the age of 11, Valastro faced the biggest tragedy in his life as he lost his father, who was an unfortunate incident for the entire family.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 3 March 1977, Buddy Valastro is 47 years old as of today’s date 16th April 2024. His height is 1.70 m tall, and his weight is 62 kg.


Buddy Valastro started off his career with his family business ‘Carlo’s Bakery,’ where he served as a head baker at the age of only 11. The bakery shop basically belonged to his father, who has set up this bakery firm independently in the year 1964. Valastro joined his family business along with the companion of father and led it to a notable success with the great fortune to date.

After his father met a sudden death, Valastro took the entire responsibility of the shop all alone to make his father’s dream venture a successful one across the United States. Gradually, over the years of utmost labor and passion, Valastro has accomplished his father’s dream venture to the topmost success of the household bakery.

Valastro’s bakery shop became highly popular and commendable for making designer and stylish wedding cakes, which highly attracted the new couples for their wedding. Several Magazines featured Valastro’s wedding caking on their cover magazine by detailing the specialty of the cakes and its use of products and ingredients.

Significantly in 2007, Valastro got the biggest opportunity in life when he was called upon by the ‘Food Network Challenge.’ This has made him explore the new side of the opportunity pondering upon him the biggest exposure of a lifetime.

Buddy Valastro having immense success and recognition, had launched his own independent bakery show on the television as ‘Cake Boss.’ The show eventually got the highest TRP with the maximum viewership that has made the show a major hit on the television. The show was significantly run by the chef himself, along with his mother and his other four siblings.

On the other hand, ‘Carlo’s Bakery’ got its maximum reach with other outlets in various places with a remarkable response and positive feedbacks.

Awards and Achievements

Buddy Valastro launched his first cookery show on bakery as ‘Cake Boss.’
In 2014, Buddy Valastro launched his independent catering company as ‘Buddy V’s Event.’

Net Worth & Salary of Buddy Valastro in 2024

Buddy Valastro Net Worth
Buddy Valastro Net Worth

As of April 2024, Therefore, the total net worth of Buddy Valastro is about $15 million approximately, and it his surely and certainly the result of his dedication towards his career.

Over the years of utmost experience and bakery knowledge, Buddy Valastro has fetched a significant amount of net fortune, which is remarkably noteworthy.



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