Beth Smith Biography

Updated On May 28, 2019 Published On Jun 07, 2016
Facts of Beth Smith
Date of Birth: 1967 , October-29
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
Name Beth Smith
Birth Name Alice Elizabeth Smith
Nick Name Beth Smith
Father Garry Smith
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Denver, Colorado, USA
Religion Christian
Ethnicity White
Profession Reality TV star
Net Worth $3 million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Famous for Dog the Bounty Hunter, Dog and Beth: On the Hunt
Married Twice
Married to Duane Chapman
Children Dominic Smith, Cecily Barmore Chapman, Bonnie Joanne Chapman, Garry Chapman
Divorce Keith A. Barmore
TV Show Dog The Bounty Hunter
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Beth Smith is a reality TV star and producer, well-known for producing the TV show Dog the Bounty Hunter and Dog and Beth: On the Hunt. Beth Smith, the 50-year-old reality star is married twice in her life and is the mother of 4 children.

Birth & Parents

Beth Smith was born as Alice Elizabeth Smith on 29 October 1967 in Denver, Colorado, the United States of America to her father Garry Smith, a former professional baseball league player for the Kansas City Athletics.

Movies, TV Shows & Fame

Smith's professional career reached the height after she produced Dog the Bounty Hunter in 2003, which was later followed by her production on Hawaii Five-0 in 2010 and Dog and Beth: On the Hunt in 2013 alongside her second husband Duane Chapman.

Beth Smith is also famed for her roles as an actress in movies like Dog the Bounty Hunter (2003-2012), Hawaii Five-0 (2013), Corner Gas (2008), and for her production of Dog and Beth: On the Hunt (2013-2015).

Beth's Multiple Marriages & Relationships

Previously, Beth was married to her first husband Keith A. Barmore. The former couple tied the knot on August 26, 1991. Within two years of their marriage, she gave birth to a child Cecily Chapman in 1993. They later got into a divorce secretly.

Besides, Cecily, Beth Smith was already a mother to her first child Dominic Davis, born in the mid-1985 from her ex-boyfriend, the identity being undisclosed.

After Beth divorced her first husband, she began her romantic love life with Duane 'Dog' Chapman. Duane 'Dog' Chapman is a bounty hunter and a former bail bondsman from the United States. He is also known for his appearance in the TV series Dog the Bounty Hunter. Chapman also has a tattoo of Beth Smith's name engraved to his body.

From this romantic love affair, they had a daughter, Bonnie Chapman born on 17th December 1999, followed by the birth of their son Garry Chapman in 2000.

Currently Married to Husband Dog Chapman- Children

Later, Beth Smith and Dog Chapman got married on 20th May 2006, just one day after the death of her step-daughter, Barbara-Katie Chapman in an automobile accident in Fairbanks, Alaska.

The duo is still together and enjoying their married life. Beth Smith is the step-mother to Chapman's children: Duane Lee Chapman Jr., Leland Chapman, Wesley Chapman, James Chapman, Christopher Hecht, Barbara-Katie "B.K." Chapman, Tucker Chapman, and Lyssa Chapman.

At the age of 29,  Beth Smith, renowned as a mother of 4 biological children and 8 step-children, made history in Colorado being the youngest licensed bail bondsman. However, this record is broken by her stepdaughter Lyssa Chapman.

Diagnosis With Throat Cancer

As reported on September 14, 2017, Beth Smith has been diagnosed with stage II throat cancer and she had gone through a 13 hours' surgery to remove the tumor

Net Worth & Salary

Talking about her economic aspect, Beth Smith, from her career earns a great salary. As of 2018, her net worth is estimated to be around $3 million.

She owns a Mercedes Benz which costs around $50k. Her husband, Duane Chapman has an estimated net worth of around $6 million. 

Beth Smith facts on timeline

Born in Denver, Colorado, United States

October 29 , 1967

Sweet and sexy, Beth Smith was born as Alice Elizabeth Smith at the end of 1960s in Denver, Colorado, USA to father Garry Smith, a former player in Baseball League for the Kansas City Athletics.

Became a licensed bail bondsman


At the age of 29, she made a history in Colorado being the youngest licensed bail bondsman. However, this record is broken by her step daughter Lyssa Chapman. Lyssa Chapman became the licensed bail bondsman at the age of 19.

First child, Dominic Davis


She became mother for the first time in her life in the early 1985. She had romantic love affairs with her high school sweet heart and welcomed a son named Dominic Davis in May 1985.

Married to Keith A Barmore

August 26 , 1991

On 26th of August 1991, Beth got married to her first husband Keith A. Barmore and gave birth to her second child, their first child Cecily Chapman in 1993. They got divorced secretly later.

Second child, Cecily Chapman

June 19 , 1993

She became mother for the second time in her life in 1993. She and her ex husband Keith A. Barmore welcomed their first child together on 19th of June and that time it was a daughter and they named her Cecily Chapman

Chidren with Duane Chapman

December 17 , 1999

With her second husband Duane 'Dog' Chapman, Beth welcomed a daughter named Bonnie Chapman on 17th of December 1999 and a son Garry Chapman in 2001

Married to Duane 'Dog' Chapman

May 20 , 2006

She began dating Duane 'Dog' Chapman from the late 1990s. She was married to Duane 'Dog' Chapman, a bounty hunter on 20th of May 2006. .

Produced Dog the Bounty Hunter


Beth Smith is a reality TV star and producer.  In 2003, she produced the show Dog the Bounty Hunter. She is also well known for being the producer of the reality series Dog: The Family Speaks and Dog and Beth: On the Hunt.

Current Net worth


Beth Smith earns the handsome amount of money in her career. It is estimated that her current Net worth is around $2 Million