Lilly Tartikoff is a famous and very talented American Socialite, Television Producer, Ballet Dancer, and Entrepreneur. She was born on June 23, 1953, in Los Angeles, California. In addition, she holds an American nationality and belongs to the Caucasian ethnicity. Likewise, she was born to a very supportive family. Her real name is Lilly B. Samuels. Her parents are Jack Samuels and Bluma Samuels and they were survivors of the Holocaust.
She is a well-educated woman. She studied at the David Lichine and Irina Kosmovska Ballet School on a Ford Foundation scholarship. Later, she was invited by George Balanchine to attend the School of American Ballet on scholarship.
She is a married woman of 37 years old. She is happily married to an American homebuilder and Philanthropist Bruce Karatz in 2009. As for now, she is living happily with her husband and there is no information about their children. Previously, Lilly was married to the chairman of Entertainment for NBC Bradon Tartikoff in 1982. Unfortunately, Brandon suffered from Hodgkin’s Disease and died in 1997. They shared two daughters together.
She is a beautiful woman with a tall and slim body figure. Similarly, she stands at a height of 5 feet 10 inches and has maintained a fit and healthy body. Furthermore, she looks more attractive and beautiful with her brown colored eyes and brown colored hair.
While talking about her professional life, she is a multitalented woman. She started her career as a ballet dancer at the age of nine, at the New York City Ballet, under the direction of Balanchine and Jerome Robbins. Likewise, in 1990, she created the Revlon/UCLA Women’s Cancer Research Program along with Ronald O. Perelman under the direction of Dr. Dennis Slamon. Later, in 1993, she co-founded the EIF Revlon Run/Walk For Women in Los Angeles along with Revlon and the Entertainment Industry Foundation. The fund collected was used for cancer research. Apart from Philanthropic work, she is also the owner of Colony Cafe, a Los Angeles restaurant with her daughter, Calla. Moreover, she produced the TV series, Beggars and Choosers (1999), The Kelly Clarkson Show (2019).
- Full Name: Lilly Tartikoff
- Age: 37 years
- Birth Date: June 23, 1983
- Horoscope: Cancer
- Birth Place: Los Angeles, California
- Salary: N/A
- Height / How tall: 5 feet 10 inches (1.78m)
- Ethnicity: Caucasian
- Nationality: American
- Profession: American Socialite, Television Producer, Entrepreneur
- Father’s Name: Jack Samuels
- Mother’s Name: Bluma Samuels
- Education: School of American Ballet
- Hair Color: Brown
- Eye Color: Brown
- Net Worth: $1 Million