Welcome Diana Jenkins, 48, to The Actual Housewives of Beverly Hills! After the beloved Bravo present introduced it was bringing on two new housewives, Diana and Will Smith‘s ex-wife Sheree Zampino, 54, followers are questioning about these two new diamond-holders and what they’ve to supply the franchise.
Within the trailer, Diana could be seen mingling with the opposite women, described as “Brigitte Bardot” vibes by Dorit Kemsley and displaying off “numerous Cartier,” says Kyle Richards. “It’s known as nouveau riche!” Diana exclaims.
Additional within the trailer, Sutton Stracke calls her a “soulless particular person,” to which Diana iconicly shoots again, “You want a brand new villain? Right here I’m!”
So who is this “new villain” of the RHOBH? Right here’s 5 issues to know in regards to the blonde magnificence who’s making her solution to our screens on season 12 of RHOBH.
She’s initially from Bosnia
Diana was born and raised in Bosnia-Herzegovina (informally often called Bosnia), a rustic on the Balkan Peninsula in southeastern Europe. In keeping with her Wikipedia web page, Diana fled the nation in the course of the Siege of Sarajevo in the course of the Bosnian conflict within the mid-90s and relocated to London the place she went on to check on the Metropolis College, London.
She’s a enterprise lady
Diana is the CEO of the approach to life drink firm Neuro Manufacturers. After graduating with a level in Pc Science and Economics, she acquired the swimwear line Melissa Odabash after which went on to launch Neuro Manufacturers in 2009. “I did every part myself: the idea, the design, the model, the packaging, after which I obtained scientists to give you the formulation,” she instructed The Guardian of the corporate in 2009.
Diana additionally based D Empire Leisure in 2011. The corporate is described as a “full service music label” that gives established and rising artists alike the instruments for media technique, branding, recording, and extra.
She not too long ago moved to Hidden Hills, California
Though Diana owns two of her personal firms, the bulk of her fortune comes from her marriage to the English financier Roger “Huge Canine” Jenkins, a person who was as soon as described because the highest-paid banker in Britain, per The Dust. The couple, who married in 1999, obtained divorced in 2011, however Diana nonetheless resided of their $87 million Malibu dwelling. That was till earlier this yr when the Bosnian magnificence offered the residence to her subsequent door neighbor and moved right into a smaller property — at $13 million — in Los Angeles’s San Fernando Valley.
As for the property — which could be seen right here — it’s nonetheless fairly nifty, and positively superb for a Bravo housewife. The property boasts sweeping views of the hills, a dark-bottomed, infinity-edged swimming pool, a floating staircase, chevron-patterned flooring, and way more. We will’t wait to see the within of the house on the upcoming season!
She does humanitarian and philanthropic work
Diana can be recognized for her philanthropic and humanitarian endeavors. Over the previous 20 years, she’s helped launch quite a few advocacy applications like UCLA’s Sanela Diana Jenkins Human Rights Challenge and the Jenkins-Penn Haitian Aid Group which she initially shaped with actor Sean Penn.
In 2009, she mentioned this to The Guardian about her Irnis Catic Basis in Bosnia, “I realised that issues are actually recognized there, however not right here. That I’ve to do one thing extra. As a result of Bosnia has not recovered correctly. It hasn’t as a result of numerous issues usually are not executed. There’s numerous unfinished enterprise. A variety of households didn’t get their closure. Lots of people haven’t moved on. Despite the fact that it’s a secure nation, it’s nonetheless solely, like, 10 to fifteen years in the past. Individuals misplaced every part.”
She has two kids
Diana has two kids together with her ex-husband, daughter Eneya and son Innis Jenkins. Diana posts quite a few loving and candy photographs together with her kids to her Instagram, however each even have their very own social feeds. Eneya is an expert equestrian rider and takes quite a few photographs of her occasions (and different private pics) whereas Innis likes to preserve issues extra low-key, posting one picture and easily writing “Artwork” in his bio.