Kristi Gibson is a promising Canadian-American actress and television personality. Moreover, Kristi is famous for being the ex-partner of the lead vocalist of the American rock band Poison, Bret Michael.
The ex-duo ended their relationship after being together for over a decade. So, what was the reason behind their separation? Is Kristi dating someone at present?
Besides her love life, take a look at several other interesting facts about her!
Early Life And How Old Is Kristi Gibson?
Kristi Gibson was born on a Christmas day, 25th December of 1970, in Vancouver, Canada. And her age is 51 years in 2022. She spends most of her childhood in Canada. Talking about Kristi’s ethnical background, the ex-celebrity partner has a Caucasian ethnicity.
Although the much details about her parents are yet to be revealed, Kristi is seen posting about her father and mother on her Instagram frequently. In fact, her parents tied their knot back in 1961. Back in 2021, Kristi shared a photo of her mom and dad on the occasion of their 60th marriage anniversary.
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Besides, Gibson also has two siblings, Carolle and Karen.
Kristi Gibson Shares Two Daughters With Bret Michael
Kristi Gibson is the mother of two daughters, Raina Michael, and Jorja Bleu Michael. Her eldest daughter, Raine Michael was born in 2000.
Kristi Gibson’s youngest daughter, Jorja was born in 2005 and is 16 years old by 2022.
Her Eldest Daughter Raine Is A Graduate Student
Raine Michael graduated with a degree of Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communication and Media Studies from Arizona State University in December of 2021. She also kept her GPA up and graduated Cum Laude.
Besides, as for her growing modeling career, Raine made a debut in the field in 2018 and is currently working as a successful swimsuit model.
Kristi Gibson’ Boyfriend Bret Michael Proposed to Her During The Finale Of The VH1 Reality Show
Kristi and Bret met each other for the first time in 1994. In no time, the pair started dating each other just a few months after their meeting.
The relationship took a new turn when the couple gave birth to a child in 2000. Later, in 2005, they welcomed their second daughter.
The same year on the 2nd of December, the lead singer of the rock band Poison proposed to his then-girlfriend Kristi when the camera was rolling on the set of the VH1 show. While poping the question up, Bret said,
“I bought you that ring, not to be a friendship with benefits .we’ve had that for a while, “It’s just one of those things. “I love you and I respect you and you’ve been through so much with me. It means something to me.”
Kristi Gibson and Her Fiance Ended Their Engagement Just After A Year
Gibson and her boyfriend-turned-fiance Michael were together for more than two-decade. They were about to get married but things didn’t go as per their plan. And their long-time relationship came to an end when Bret announced they called off their engagement in 2011.
Following their separation, Gibson’s ex-partner revealed how their relationship dissolved. He said People,
“The reason for the destruction of all my relationships is that I’m passionate about being on the road and making music, The women I date don’t realize that I spend between 6 and 8 months of my life on the road — touring or traveling or seeing family with my daughters.”
Have The Former Lovebirds Reconciled?
Even though the pair have already called off their engagement, they still remain good friends and are committed to jointly taking care of their two children, Raina and Jorja.
Furthermore, Kristi is often seen posting on her Instagram handle about her former partner Bret Michael. Similarly, Bret also hasn’t deleted any of his ex-fiancee’s photos on his social media handles. This is why many of their fans wonder to know if they have made their way back. But, neither of them has confirmed their reconciliation.
Was Kristi Gibson And Billy Idol Dating?
In the early 1990s, Cradle of Love singer Billy Idol and Kristi Gibson were spotted together at most parties and programs. There were also rumors of them being together at the time. So, were they really items?
Well, there is no evidence to support the statement. Thus, we cannot make any conclusion. Though, they never denied the rumor whether it is true or not.
Currently, Kristi is single and taking care of her two daughters as a single mother.
Kristi Gibson’s Professional Career As An Actress
Apart from being the ex-girlfriend of Bret Michael, Kristi also gained popularity from her acting arts. She herself is an occasional actress who has worked in several movies and TV shows.
Kristi debuted in the acting field with her role in A letter from Death Row in 1998. She portrayed the character of Kristi Richards in the movie. In the same year, the actress also featured in No Code Of Conduct.
Furthermore, a year after in 1999, Gibson acted in a documentary about Bret Michael, The Making Of Bret Michael. Later, Kristi worked on a music video for Bret Michael’s song Raine.
She then took a long break from her acting career to spend some time with her newly born daughter. She only made her comeback in 2009 in a TV series named, E! True Hollywood Story.
In 2019, Kristi played the role of Barbara in The Untold Story. Since then, the actress hasn’t seen in any of the movies and TV shows but occasionally attends some TV shows as a guest.
Gibson Is An Animal lover
Not many people know that the ex-girlfriend of Bret Michael is a pet lover. She has 3 German Shepherd. Kristi is also engaged in rescuing the street dogs and served in the campaign for making Los Angles NO KILL CITY for the animal shelter. And Kristi’s Instagram handle is also full of dogs post and in one of the posts, she wrote,
Puppies make me so happy, But rescuing them makes me happier 🖤🐾🖤If you visit Turks and Caicos please check out Potcake place, I guarantee you, you’ll be going home with a puppy😊🖤🐾
Luxurious Life of Bret Michael’s Ex-Fiancée, Kristi Gibson: Net Worth
Gibson has now a net worth of around $3 million. The actress has earned a fortune from her work in movies and TV shows. On the other hand, her ex-fiance Bret’s estimated net worth is $14 million.