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Marcela Valladolid Net Worth, Husband Fausto Gallard, Kids, Family. 2022

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American chef Marcela Valladolid has never been one to shy away from expressing her culture. She acknowledges her Hispanic origins through her pastry making as well as her work as a writer. The chef has made rounds on Food Network’s Mexican Made Easy as well the show, The Kitchen. However, away from all the fame lies her personal life with a few controversial relationships and kids to show for it. We’ll highlight that and more on her husband in just a bit but first, here is her net worth and salary.

Marcela Valladolid’s Net Worth.

Contrary to most beliefs, the television star is doing quite well financially. Though Marcela Valladolid’s net worth as of 2018 is under review, last year’s earnings put her at $900,000. As soon as the review is over, we’ll update the figures.

As already mentioned, most of Marcela Valladolid’s net worth comes from her career as a TV personality. However, her reach in the industry is much further than expected. Apart from the shows already highlighted, she also starred as a judge on Throwdown! With Bobby Flay and The American Baking Competition.

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Chef, Marcela Valladolid net worth is not available

Other include Guy’s Grocery Games, Iron Chef America, The Price is right and many more. Away from television is her other source of income – writing. Valladolid started as a magazine editor before publishing her first book in 2009. The book contains traditional recipes of all types on cuisines marking her presence in the culinary world.

Is Marcela Valladolid still married to her Husband Fausto Gallard?

For clarification purposes, Marcela is not a married woman. However, she is soon going to be considering she is engaged to Phillip Button. Before she said yes to her potential husband, she was married to a Mexican Politician named Fausto Gallard.

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Marcela Valladolid with her ex-husband Fausto Gallard

Like most politicians, Fausto’s marriage to the TV sensation got kept under wraps. Even when the couple had their little family disputes, very few people knew about it. There was also an unconfirmed report that stated that the couple got divorced but secretly got married again in 2012. However, their get-together didn’t last long following an official divorce in 2013.

Following her divorce, she had an affair with Paul Hollywood. His 15-year marriage with his wife, Alexandra bit the dust because of their closeness. It was then that she ended the relationship and decided on giving Phillip Button a shot.

Image of Marcela Valladolid with her boyfriend and children
Marcela Valladolid with her boyfriend and children

Marcela Valladolid’s kids.

The Mexican Made Easy host has a total of three kids. Two sons named Fausto and David as well as her youngest, a daughter named Anna. Fausto is the offspring of her love with her former husband while the other two kids of her fiancé, Phillip.

David was born on April 9th, 2014 while Anna later joined him on December 5th, 2016 making them 4 and 1-year-old respectively. She shared a picture of the newly born Anna with her Instagram fans three days later while nursing her. For some unknown reason, her first born’s date of birth is unknown to the general public.

Marcela Valladolid wiki-bio, family

Full Name Marcela Luz Valladolid
Age 40
Date of Birth July 19th, 1978
Place of Birth San Diego, California
Profession Chef, TV personality
Net worth Under review
Boyfriend Engaged to Phillip Button
Kids 3
Height 5 feet 2 inches
Ethnicity Hispanic
Zodiac sign Aquarius

Marcela was born to her parents Antonio and Maria Rodriguez on July 19th, 1978 in San Diego, California. Her first experience with cooking came from her mother and aunt. She took on the passion by enrolling at the Los Angeles Culinary Institute and later in Paris at the Ritz-Escoffier Cooking School where she got her pastry certifications.

With the new skills, Valladolid moved back to America where she established her own catering business right from the comfort of her home. It was during this time that she developed a taste for recipe styling and television making her debut in The Apprentice:  Martha Stewart. She later landed a role on Discovery en Español’s Relatos con Sabor, a cooking show which shaped her career into the chef she is today.


Marcela Valladolid makes a terrific mom to her three kids and a great companion to her future husband, Phillip Button. We don’t want to speculate, but her net worth is probably in the million-dollar category. Let’s wait for the review.


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