Who is Karen Gravano?
Karen Gravano is a reality television star. She is best known for starring on VH1’s reality television series Mob Wives that aired from April 17, 2011, until March 16, 2016.
As of April 9, 2020, Gravano began appearing on the reality television Families of the Mafia. Her father, Salvatore Gravano and popularly known as “Sammy the Bull” and a former underboss for the Gambino crime family is also appearing on the new MTV reality TV series.
Karen’s daughter Karina Seabrook is also appearing on the show.
Gravano released a book in 2013 titled Mob Daughter: The Mafia, Sammy “The Bull” Gravano, and Me!.
How Old is Karen Gravano?
Gravano is 47 years old as of 2019. She was born on May 8, 1972, in Brooklyn, New York.
Karen Gravano Family
Karen was born to Salvatore “Sammy the Bull” Gravano former underboss of the Gambino crime family and Debra Scibetta. Gravano has a brother Gerard Gravano.
Her parents divorced in 1996.
Karen Gravano Father
Sammy the Bull is known as the man who helped bring down John Gotti, the family’s boss, by agreeing to testify against him and other mobsters in a deal in which he confessed to involvement in 19 murders.
Sammy and almost other 40 other ring members were arrested on federal and state drug charges in February 2000. Gravano was later sentenced in 2002 to twenty years in prison. Gravano was also sentenced in Arizona in 2002 to nineteen years in prison to run concurrently. Initially, he was scheduled to be released in March 2019 but was released early on September 18, 2017.
Karen Gravano Husband
Karen was romantically involved with David Seabrook. The two got engaged but never got married. David and Karen have a daughter Karina Seabrook together.
David is known for also working for Karen’s father and executing some of his crimes for him. After the whole Gravano family was arrested in 2000, Karen and her mother were released with a warning, short prison sentences, or three years of probation. However, Gerard and David were sentenced to prison for ten years.
After David was released from prison, he moved to Arizona though he is originally from Queens. David initially worked in the music industry as a music producer. Since his release from prison, David got back to the music industry and even opened a record label company.
Karen Gravano Boyfriend
Karen later dated Giovan “Storm” with whom he appeared with on Mob Wives and Marriage Bootcamp. It is not yet known if the two are still together.
Karen Gravano Daughter
Gravano has a daughter Karina Seabrook who is also a reality television star.
Karen Gravano Net Worth
Gravano’s net worth is still under review
Karen Gravano Mob Wives
Karen starred on the VH1 reality television series, Mob Wives. The series focuses on the lives of several women residing in the New York City borough of Staten Island, whose family members have been arrested and imprisoned for crimes that are allegedly connected to the American Mafia.
It originally focused on Drita D’Avanzo, Carla Facciolo, Gravano, and Renee Graziano. D’Avanzo and Graziano appeared in all six seasons. Karen was however absent for the fourth one and Facciolo for the fourth and fifth. There were also additions to the show Angela “Big Ang” Raiola (seasons 2–6), Ramona Rizzo (seasons 2–3), Love Majewski (season 3), Alicia Michelle Garafalo (season 4), and Natalie Guercio (seasons 4–5).
Raiola suffered complications of throat cancer and pneumonia and she died on February 18, 2016. This was also a month before the final season concluded.
Karen Gravano Families of the Mafia
On April 9, 2020, Karen began appearing on the reality television series Families of the Mafia alongside her father Salvatore Gravano and daughter Karina Seabrook. The six-part docuseries follows four neighboring mafia-related families for two years as they try to decide whether to cut their ties to organized crime or embrace its legacy.