Mummy of rising basketball star Amari Bailey, Johanna Leia is well known for being a former Wilhelmina Model, a reality TV star who joined the Lifetime reality series Bringing Up Ballers and was previously employed by Ford. Leia also established a youth basketball camp known as Superstar and she is the former girlfriend of Drake, their relationship came to a halt in October 2021. The former model is a huge social media personality.
Name: Johanna Leia
Date of Birth: 19 February 1981
Age: 41 years
Height: 5’7’’ / 1.70m / 170 cm
Weight: 60 kg / 132 lbs
Net Worth: $7 million – 8 million
Son: Amari Bailey
Ex – Boyfriend: Drake
Current Boyfriend: N/A
Early life and nationality
Mixed race former Wilhelmina model’s birth name is Johanna Edelberg. She is from Chicago but subsequently moved to Los Angeles, California with her daughter and mum. She is an American citizen and a Christian by religion. The former model has not yet divulged information regarding her educational background, she only mentioned in one of the reality shows that she completed a reputable college in LA.
Date of birth and age
19 February 1981 is her birth date, which makes her 41 years old Pisces.
She is cast in the TV reality, Bringing Up Ballers. The reality show centres on her and other four Chicago-based business ladies having wards who are young basketball players, unearthing their lives and how nurturing their children. IMDb reports that the reality show went along with these business mothers as they lead their companies whilst working to ensure that their sons secure an NBA deal. Lifetime called off the show after showing only 6 episodes.
Leia entered the modelling hall of fame and secured a sit. Her natural beauty and glow attracted astute brands like Ford and Wilhelmina. She uses her social media space to advertise for clothing brands and companies, fashioNova and the Skylar fragrance line are included.
On her Instagram platform where she has 394k followers, she shares photos of her in a series of clothing, especially that of the ones she endorses, sensual suits and some tees.
Furthermore, the mother of the rising basketball player opened a basketball camp known as “Superstar”. She appeared in the Lifetime reality show Bringing Up Ballers with her son Amari Bailey.
It is reported that Leia’s net worth is around $7 million – 8 million. Fashion Nova’s ambassadorial deal, her TV appearances, modelling and the Skylar fragrance ambassadorship agreement all contribute to her income.
Amari Bailey is the son of the beautiful former model. He schools at Sierra Canyon High School and he is expected to be an awesome basketball star. Bronny James is the son of Johanna’s son Amari Bailey, a student at Sierra Canyon High School who is expected to become a great basketball star. Amari is a teammate to Bronny James, the son of the celebrity and legend LeBron James.
He has committed to play for the UCLA basketball team after being admitted by the university. In the 2022 ESPN list of results, he was number3. The former model’s mother’s name is Joan Edelberg, is a prominent entrepreneur and real estate broker her father’s name is unknown but he is Sudanese. She has a seven-year-old daughter called Savvy.
Before Leia and Drake, the rapper commenced their love relationship that ended in October 2021, she allegedly dated professional NBA player Alfonzo McKinnie in 2019. She was also romantically involved with her son’s daddy, Aaron Bailey. Leia is rumored to be dating the NBA player Ja Morant in March 2022. But she did not respond to the rumors.
5’7’’ / 1.70m / 170 cm
60 kg / 132 lbs
Social media accounts
She has lots of friends who are Hollywood singers and artists. In her free time, she spends time with her dog.