Lori Harvey is an American model, former equestrian, and social media influencer. She is also the stepdaughter of American comedian, television host, producer, radio personality, actor, and author Steve Harvey. Reportedly, Lori’s biological father is a drug lord named Donnell Woods.
In November 2020, news broke out stating that Lori is dating famous Black Panther actor Michael B. Jordan.
In 2017, Lori Harvey walked in the Paris and Milan Fashion Weeks for Dolce and Gabbana. She has also endorsed products of brands like Hermès and Chanel. Currently, Lori signed into top modeling agencies like LA Model and Select Model Management in Europe.
Please continue reading to know more about the lavish life of Lori Harvey in detail.
Lori Harvey: Childhood, family, and education
Lori Harvey was born on January 13, 1997, in Memphis, Tennessee, the US, to Marjorie Harvey and Donnell Woods. She spent most of her life in Atlanta and even completed her high school degree from Atlanta High School in Georgia.
Lori’s mother, Marjorie Harvey, is a fashion blogger who runs a blog known as The Lady Loves Couture. Most of her blogs contain content like fashion tips, women empowerment tips, secrets to the beauty world, and many more. She also owns an online shopping site called ‘Marjorie Harvey handbags’ and ‘Marjorie Harvey’s Closet.’
Lori’s mother was previously married twice and divorced once before she met Steve Harvey. Her first Husband was Jimmy L. Townsend, who is infamously known for being a Memphis drug dealer. Townsend was sentenced to life imprisonment when his illegal business was discovered, leading Lori’s mother to divorce him.
After divorcing Jimmy L. Townsend, Marjorie Harvey moved on and tied the knot to another drug lord, Darnell Woods, in 2000. Through Darnell, Marjorie conceived three children, Lori and her two biological sisters and brother, Morgan and Jason Harvey.
However, Lori’s parent’s relationship also ended when her biological father got charged for drug cases.
Lori’s mother and her current stepfather, Steve Harvey, met in 1987. During that time, Steve was still married to his first wife, Marcia, while Marjorie was unmarried. After divorcing his first wife, Steve did have a brief relationship with Marjorie, but things did not turn out in their favor, and they separated and went their ways.
However, the couple reunited again in 2005 through Steve’s bodyguard, named Marjorie, immediately after the comedian was going through another divorce from his second wife named Mary. The couple tied the knot in 2007 and are still very much in love to date. After tieing the knot, Steve was legally adopted and gave his name to all three of Marjorie’s children, including Lorie Harvey.
Lori Harvey also has four step-siblings from Steve Harvey’s side named Wynton Harvey, Broderick Harvey Jr., Karli Harvey, and Brandi Harvey.
Lori used to be an avid Horseback rider since she was a child. Her passion for horses even led her to several competitions and an aspiration to participate in the Olympics. After completing high school in Atlanta, Lori was even attending a university in Florida.
However, her hopes and dreams shattered when she met an accident severely hurting her back. After the injury, Lori had to stop her passion for horse riding. She reportedly even left college and began taking online classes to complete her higher education.
Lori Harvey: Personality Traits
Lori Harvey is American by nationality. She stands 5′ 3″ inches (1.6 m) tall and weighs about 55 kg (121 lbs.). Likewise, Lori has brown eyes and black colored hair.
Lori was born on January 13, so her sun signs lie under Capricorn. According to her sun sign, Lori’s personality defines her loyalty, discipline, and intelligence. Furthermore, she is also a highly determined person with a quick mind, which explains her determination to make a place in the modeling world.
Lori Harvey: Relationships
Lori Harvey has a history with several famous faces when it comes to her list of relationships. Her first high profile relationship started in 2016 when she connected to Dutch player Memphis Depay in January. After only a year, the couple got engaged in June 2017 after Memphis had reportedly proposed to Lori.
Lori’s engagement with Memphis was approved and confirmed through her stepfather. Steve Harvey had tweeted, “Marjorie and I are proud to announce that engagement of our youngest daughter Lori to Memphis Depay, this young man is a good one! Congrats!”
Sadly, despite the engagement, the couple separated after a year, as paparazzi spotted Lori with her ring in 2018.
After Memphis Depay, Lori moved on to R&B Singer Trey Songz in the same year. Various media outlets and their fans confirmed their relationship as they were spotted together in numerous events like going to jewelry stores or even partying in clubs. The couple also religiously posted each other’s pictures together and looked quite love up during the model’s 22nd birthday in January 2019.
Although both Lori and Trey never confirmed their relationship publicly, Meek Mill’s further confirmed their relationship. According to Mill, Trey Songz had asked him to change a few words in his song ‘Going Bad.’ The changed verse read, “I got Lori Harvey on my wish list.”
Regardless of admitting his likes, Lori and Trey ended their relationship as the model removed every picture with Trey from her Instagram.
According to TMZ, in 2019, Lori was dating famous rapper Diddy’s 26-year-old son Justin. Although the couple never confirmed their relationship, they sparked romance rumors when they were spotted together at The Official Big Game Takeover, an event hosted by Justin’s father in February 2019.
However, in July 2019, rumors started to spread that Lori Harvey was dating Diddy after breaking up with his so. Both Lori and Diddy were spotted wearing matching clothes and going out and about in NYC. Later, the pair even traveled internationally to Italy and Mexico.
Although the couple never confirmed or denied their relationship, they parted ways around October 2019.
Lori was also briefly connected to F1 champion Lewis Hamilton at a party over Super Bowl weekend in 2019. The couple was making out during the party, but both parties never confirmed the rumors.
By the end of 2019, dating rumors spread stating that Lori was in a relationship with Future. The couple celebrated New Year together, and Future even posted a picture of Lori and captioned it ‘flawless.’ The pair confirmed their relationship in January while they were vacationing in Jamaica for the model’s 23rd birthday.
However, during summer 2020, there was speculation of break up when fans noticed that bot Lori and Future had unfollowed each other on Instagram. Reportedly, the couple finally ended their relationship in August.
After ending his relationship with Lori, Future moved on to date rapper Dess Dior, while Lori started dating Michael B. Jordan. Both Lori and Michel were spotted boarding the same plane to Atlanta with matching sweatshirts and cozy grey sweatpants to visit Steve and Marjorie for their Thanksgiving holiday.
Lori Harvey: Career
Lori Harvey’s dream to become a professional horseback rider was shattered after she hurt her back due to an accident. After failing to pursue her first career choice, she moved on to pursue a career in modeling.
Lori is not a traditional model like we usually see in ramps. She has a curvy body and a height of only 5 feet 3 inches. However, regardless of her physical aspect, she worked hard and was able to walk for several brands, including Dolce & Gabbana for Paris and Milan Fashion Weeks. She was even featured together in a ramp with Christin Combs (Justin Combs’s brother) for one event.
Apart from walking for designer brands, Lori also promotes them on her Instagram account. She has partnered with brands like Hermes and Chanel to promote their products to her followers.
Lori Harvey: Controversy
In January 2019, Lori Harvey allegedly smashed her Mercedes G-wagon into another car and had attempted to flee the scene after the incident. According to TMZ, the police had found her walking down the street a short distance from the accident. Furthermore, Lori had face-timed her stepfather Steve Harvey while she was dealing with the cops.
Although Lori successfully avoided jail time, the court sentenced her to 2 years of probation after the incident.
Lori Harvey: Social media
Lori Harvey owns Instagram, Twitter, and a Facebook account. She goes by @loriharvey in her Instagram account, where she has over two million-plus followers. Most of her posts on Instagram depicts her lavish lifestyle.
Lori’s Instagram account mainly contains her modeling pictures, mirror selfies, and pictures of her exclusive holidays. She makes sure that her fans are up to date about her whereabouts through her social media.
Lori’s Facebook account is under the username, Lori Harvey. Almost all of her Facebook posts are similar to her Instagram posts.
On the other hand, Lori’s Twitter account is under the username @_lori_hsrvey. Her Twitter account contains 17 thousand followers. However, she is not quite as active on Twitter as she is on her Instagram.
Lori Harvey: Net Worth
Lori Harvey’s net worth stands around $1 million, which is bound to increase considering her popularity as an influencer.
Lori Harvey: Quick Facts
|Full name:||Lori Harvey|
|Profession:||Model and Social Media Personality|
|Date of birth:||January 13, 1997|
|Height:||5’ 3’’ inches (1.6m)|
|Weight:||55 kg (121 lbs)|
|Biological father:||Donnell Woods|
|Mother:||Marjorie Elaine Harvey|
|Brother:||Morgan, Jason, Broderick, and Wynton Harvey|
|Sister:||Brandi and Karli Harvey|
|Boyfriend:||Michael B. Jordan|
|Highschool:||High School in Atlanta, Georgia|
|Favorite actor:||Leonardo DiCaprio|
|Favorite actress:||Jennifer Aniston|