Jaime Bayly is a Peruvian writer and TV personality who is famous for winning the Emmy Award. Not only that, but his books have also been adapted into international movies.

Short Bio of Jaime Bayly

Jaime Bayly was born as Jaime Bayly Letts on February 19, 1965, to Peruvian parents, Jaime Bayly Llona and Doris Letts Colmenares. He was born under the birth sign of Pisces as the third child of his parents nine children. He is the nephew of Credicorp CEO, Walter Bayly Llona.

Jaime Bayly
Jaime Bayly. Image Source: Wiki

Regarding his educational qualifications, he attended Markham College, a British private school in Lima. After graduating from there, he studied at Colegio San Agustin of Lima. Later, he enrolled at the Pontifica Universidad Catolica del Peru. He studied there for four years, however, he couldn’t graduate as he couldn’t pass a compulsory subject.

Personal Life: Married, Wife, and Kids

Jaime Bayly is a married man. He has married twice in his life. He first walked down the aisle with his first wife, Sandra Masias in 1993. They couldn’t continue their relationship and hence, they divorced four years later. Later, in 2011, Bayly got married again. He tied the knot with Silvia Nunez del Arco.

Jaime has three kids. His kids are Zoe, Camila, and Paola Bayly.

Net Worth, Career, and Earnings

Jaime Bayly has earned an estimated net worth of around $8 million as of 2021. He earned his worth from his career as an author and TV personality.

Bayly started his career working at the daily newspaper, La Prensa of Lima. His mother convinced him to work there to become more responsible. He first appeared on TV in 1983 during municipal elections where he interviewed candidates. He later hosted a late-night show, 1990 en America. He has also hosted late-night shows for CBS and Telemundo.

Talking about his writing career, he has written 18 novels to date. In 2001, he also tried his hands in poetry with Aqui no hay poesia, poemario, Anagrama. Similarly, he has has one short-stories book, Yo soy una senora.

Quick Facts

What is Jaime Bayly’s Nationality?

Jaime Bayly belongs to both American and Peruvian nationality.

Is He Married?

He is married to his second wife, Sandra Masias.

What is His Net Worth?

He has a net worth of around $8 million as of 2021.