Buddy Valastro

How much is Buddy Valastro worth? – Wondering how wealthy & rich is Buddy Valastro? Or maybe you’re just curious about Buddy Valastro’s age, body measurements, height, weight, hair color, eye color, bra & waist size, bio, wiki, wealth and salary?

Buddy Valastro
Buddy Valastro
Valastro at the 2013 Jersey City Mayoral Inauguration
Birthday/Birthplace Bartolo Valastro, Jr.
(1977-03-03) March 3, 1977
Hoboken, New Jersey
Citizenship American
Citizenship American
Profession(s) Owner of Carlo’s Bakery, Buddy V’s Events & Buddy V’s Ristorante
Credit for Baker, cake Designer
Hometown Hoboken, New Jersey
Wife/Husband Lisa Valastro (m. 2001)
Kid(s) 4
  • Bartolo Valastro, Sr.
  • Mary Valastro
Official Website

buddyvalastro.com carlosbakery.com buddyvevents.com


Bartolo Valastro Jr. , known as Buddy Valastro (Hoboken, New Jersey, March 3, 1977), is a US pastry chef, entrepreneur and celebrity. p>

Of Italian descent, born in a family of confectioners. His parents worked in the same establishment. Following the father and son tradition, they have the same name, but the father is called “senior” while the son is “junior”.

Buddy Valastro takes notoriety for his TV work, where since 2009 he presents on the TLC channel the reality show Cake Boss. He has also collaborated in the reality TV shows Food Network Challenge in 2007, The Challenge of Buddy and Ultimate: Cake Off in 2010, Kitchen Boss and Reachel Ray in 2011, Bakery Boss in 2013, The Challenge of Buddy Latin America in 2014, Batalha two Confeteiros in 2015 and Buddy’s Family Vacation and Batalha dos Conzinheiros in 2016.

Buddy Valastro’s Biography

Carlo’s Bake Shop

Bartolo Valastro was born on March 3, 1977 in the town of Hoboken in New Jersey, United States. Son of Mary Valastro Pinto, administrator of the bakery Carlo’s Bake Shop, and Bartolo Valastro, head of confectioners of the bakery. He is the fifth of the five children who had the marriage.

His parents moved to the town of Little Ferry, where Valastro grew up. On April 17, 1988, when Valastro was eleven years old, he started making his first cake. He did it for his mother, who was years old and his father did not feel safe giving him the responsibility of baking a cake for the customers, but at the insistence of his son, he allowed him to take care of the surprise. rum, with a chocolate and vanilla filling. As a decoration, he added the phrase “I Love Mom.” His mother adored the cake and finally began working in the same establishment where his parents worked. At fourteen he started making “Wedding Cakes” “.

Valastro always had the ambition that his parents’ patisserie was known all over the world.In 1994, when Valastro was seventeen years old, his father died.After his death, Valastro replaced him in the position and He had to move his family and business forward, and the effort and talent caught the attention of the magazines that little by little began to publish images of their cakes.

On October 14, 2001, Valastro married Elisabetta Belgiovine with whom he has had four children: Sophia Valastro, Bartolo Valastro III, Marco Valastro and Carlo Salvatore Valastro.

Valastro in 2011.

Following the death of his father, Valastro was invited to participate in several television programs, including the Food Network Challenge in 2007, in which he won a challenge, and on one occasion two cameramen approached him and encouraged him. to start your own program. It was then that Valastro decided he was ready to take his business to the next level.

In 2009, Valastro made his own television show, premiered on April 19, on the TLC channel, the reality show Cake Boss, which was born from his mother, whom they called “Boss Boss” (chief among bosses). In the one that shows how Valastro works with his family and friends in his establishment, ten seasons and five specials were held. The popularity of the series led to an increase in its business and an increase in tourism in the Hoboken area.

As a result, on December 6, 2010, he premiered on the TLC channel the second reality TV show The Challenge of Buddy, a competition of the best pastry chefs in the United States, where they were subjected to “pastry” challenges. and of “elimination”, the series had four seasons.

On January 25, 2011, he made the third program of the same type Kitchen Boss on the same TV channel, based on making pastry recipes, the series had two seasons. Following the popularity of Valastro, the Carlo’s bakery built a new factory at Lackawanna Center, a mixed industrial-retail complex in Jersey City in February 2011. While in Hoboken they only sold the cakes.

On May 27, 2013, the fourth program, Bakery Boss, in which Valastro helps bakeries in trouble produces in the same TV channel. It lasted for two seasons.

In mid-2014, he created The Challenge of Buddy Latin America, a competition led by Mexican chef Alfredo Oropeza, in which Colombians, Argentines and Mexicans challenges “pastry chef” and “elimination”, which premiered on October 28 of 2014. The series has three seasons.

On November 13, 2014, Valastro was arrested for DUI in Manhattan, New York for driving while intoxicated. On September 30, 2015, he performed on the same TV channel, Batalha dos Confeteiros. On May 27, 2016, he made the seventh program of the same type, Buddy’s Family Vacation, on the same TV channel, based on the vacations of Buddy and his family touring places. On June 28, 2016, he made the eighth program of the same type on the same TV channel, Batalha dos Conzinheiros.

On June 22, 2017 Buddy Valastro informed through his social networks that his mother Mary Valastro died after a long struggle against the disease known as Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) at the age of 69.


He has published the book Cake Boss: Stories and Recipes from Mia Famiglia that appeared on sale on November 6, 2010. In November 2011, he published the book The Essential Cake Boss. On November 6, 2012 he published the books Cooking Italian with the cake boss: family favorites as only buddy can serve them up and Buddy’s best cookies.

On November 5, 2013, he published the books Family celebrations with the cake boss: recipes for get-togethers throughout the year and The 2013 atria baking sampler: recipes from our star chefs for cookies, pies, cakes, and more. On December 3, 2013, he published the book Read before eating: featuring 12 holiday favorites from our home to yours. On May 26, 2014, he published the book Italiaans koken met de cake boss: unieke familierecepten van Buddy. On May 20, 2015, he published the book A onfeitaria de cake boss: 100 melhores receitas. On October 15, 2017, he published the book Festas em familia com or cake boss: receitas to celebrate or ano inteiro.

Buddy Valastro Net Worth – $10 Million

More Facts about Buddy Valastro

The Buddy Valastro’s statistics like age, body measurements, height, weight, bio, wiki, net worth posted above have been gathered from a lot of credible websites and online sources. But, there are a few factors that will affect the statistics, so, the above figures may not be 100% accurate.

Adblock Detected

Please consider supporting us by disabling your ad blocker