Who is Lori Harvey?

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.

The name “Lori” is derived from the Latin name “Laurel,” which means “victory and honor.”

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 is 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.

quick facts

Full nameLori Harvey
ProfessionModel and Social Media Personality
BirthdayJanuary 13, 1997
Age25 years old
BirthplaceMemphis, Tennessee
EthnicityAfrican American
Height5’ 3’’ inches (1.6m)
Weight55 kg (121 lbs)
Body measurement34-24-35
Eye colorBrown
Hair colorBlack
Sun SignCapricorn
TraitsPositive: loyalty, discipline, and intelligence
Negative: stubborn and pessimistic
Biological fatherDonnell Woods
StepfatherSteve Harvey
MotherMarjorie Elaine Harvey
BrotherJason, Broderick, and Wynton Harvey
SisterMorgan, Brandi, and Karli Harvey
Marital StatusUnmarried
BoyfriendMichael B. Jordan
HighschoolHigh School in Atlanta, Georgia
Favorite actorLeonardo DiCaprio
Favorite actressJennifer Aniston
Favorite colorBlack
Social mediaInstagram,
Twitter, and

interesting facts

1. Steve Harvey is not Lori Harvey’s biological father

Even though Lori shares her surname with Steve Harvey, he is not her birth dad. He is her stepdad. 

Her birth father was a drug lord named Darnell Woods. After he got jailed, her mother, Majorie, met her stepfather, Steve Harvey, and married him decades later. 

Steve adopted Lori and her siblings and gave them his last name.

2. Lori was an equestrian before being a model

Lori wanted to become an equestrian but her dreams were shattered after an accident that damaged her back. 

Later, she became a model and an influencer.

3. Lori Harvey has her own beauty company

Lori recently launched her skincare line SKN by LH. Her skincare cosmetics are made with natural ingredients.

So far, her skincare line includes products like Vitamin C Serum, Peptide Eye Complex, White Tea Toner, Goji Berry Cleanser, and Niacinamide Cream.

4. Lori Harvey was previously engaged 

Lori was engaged to Dutch player Memphis Depay. They had been dating since 2016. However, they separated after a year of getting engaged.

5. Lori Harvey is dating actor Michael B Jordan

Lori has been dating the Black Panther actor Michael B Jordan since 2020. Jordan is ten years older than Lori, but they seem to be balancing each other very well. 

6. Lori Harvey was about to be jailed

Lori smashed her Mercedes G-wagon into another car and tried to flee the scene in 2019. But, unfortunately, the police found her, and she had to deal with the cops. 

Lori didn’t have to face jail time, but the court sentenced her to 2 years of probation.

age, childhood and education

Lori Harvey was born on January 13, 1997, in Memphis, Tennessee, the US, to Marjorie Harvey and Donnell Woods. She is 25 years old as of now.

She spent most of her life in Atlanta and even completed her high school degree from Atlanta High School in Georgia.

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 mom Majorie Harvey

Read about the biography of Marjorie Harvey

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 Harvey

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, 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 legally adopted and gave his name to all three of Marjorie’s children, including Lorie Harvey.

Darnell Woods(father)

Lori Harvey’s biological father is a drug lord named Darnell Woods. He is the second husband of Majorie Harvey.

Unfornutaley, he also got arrested for drug-related cases.

Today, her mother is happily married to a comedian named Steve Harvey. He has legally adopted Lori as well as her other three children.

Lori Harvey siblings

She has two biological siblings; a brother named Jason Harvey and a sister named Morgan Harvey.

Lori Harvey also has four step-siblings from Steve Harvey’s side named Wynton Harvey, Broderick Harvey Jr., Karli Harvey, and Brandi Harvey.

height and 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 boyfriends

She has a history with several famous faces when it comes to her list of relationships.

Lori Harvey and Memphis Depay

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 the paparazzi spotted Lori without her ring in 2018.

Lori Harvey and Trey Songz

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.

Lori Harvey with boyfriend, Michael B. Jordan

Although both Lori and Trey never confirmed their relationship publicly, Meek Mill 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.

Lori Harvey and Diddy

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 son. 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 Harvey and Lewis Hamilton

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.

Lori Harvey and Future

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.

Lori Harvey and Michael B Jordan

Michael B Jordan is an American actor famous for playing Erik Killmonger in Black Panther, Oscar Grant in Fruitvale Station, and boxer Donne Creed in Creed. He is ten years older than Lori.

The couple started dating in 2020 but can still be seen gushing about each other in interviews. Lori has revealed that Michael’s best feature is that he listens when she talks and balances her. On the other hand, Michael has stated that he finds Lori’s humor as the best feature.

Michael often makes a big gesture on surprising his girlfriend on several occasions such as Valentine’s Day, birthday, and even on a regular Sunday.

Lori spends more time on the West Coast with Michael than in her home in Atlanta.

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 in 2020.

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 with her father Steve Harvey

Check about her father Steve Harvey.

Lori Harvey SKN

Lori Harvey launched her own beauty company called SKN by LH on October 22, 2021. The model-turned entrepreneur revealed that her skincare routine is full of natural ingredients that will help prevent skin issues and rejuvenate all skin types.

SKN by LH includes a Vitamin C Serum, Peptide Eye Complex, Goji Berry Cleanser, White Tea Toner, and Niacinamide Cream.


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 net worth

Lori Harvey’s net worth stands around USD 1 million, which is bound to increase considering her popularity as an influencer.

Steve Harvey net worth

On the other hand, her step-father, Steve Harvey, has accumulated a net worth of USD 200 million as of 2021.

social media


She goes by @loriharvey in her Instagram account, where she has over two million-plus followers. Most of her posts on Instagram depict 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.

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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_harvey. Her Twitter account contains 17 thousand followers. However, she is not quite as active on Twitter as she is on her Instagram.


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