Chrystie Scott was born as Chrystie Crownover on 30 November 1949 in the US. She is an American actress widely recognized as the ex-wife of famous American Olympic gold medal winner and media personality Caitlyn Jenner. Her ex-husband was born William Bruce Jenner on 28 October 1949. He declared himself a transgender person in 2015, which made headlines and appeared on the cover page of Vanity Fair.
Bruce Jenner, from childhood, had an identity crisis and couldn’t wait for a time when he would transition to his actual gender. Although he seems to have the freedom that he has always desired, however, it seems he is stuck after disclosing most of his secrets in The Secrets of My Life.
Early Life and Education
Chrystie Scott was born in the Us, and she went to a private school, after which she proceeded to college. Although we don’t know the schools she attended, she began working for United Airlines as a flight attendant upon graduation. She is a movie producer and actress known for their roles in the Bob Braun, The Mike Douglas Show, and SST: Death Flight.
While her ex-husband was known as Bruce until he switched to transgender in 2025, Bruce’s parents are William Hugh Jenner and Esther Ruth. His kid brother, Burt, died in a car accident in 1976. While growing up, the doctors diagnosed Bruce with dyslexia.
Bruce Jenner went to Sleepy Hollow, New York, and graduated in 1968. He earned a football scholarship and proceeded to Graceland college, although he had to stop playing football because he had a knee injury. He finished with a bachelor’s degree in physical education in 1973.
Top 10 Facts About Bruce Jenner
- Chrystie Scott was born on 30 November 1949. She’ll be celebrating her 73rd birthday this year, 2022.
- Towards the end of Bruce and Kris Jenner’s marriage, Caitlyn claimed that Kris knew about her transgender situation. However, Kris denied it, saying if she had known the truth about Caitlyn’s gender, she would not have stayed in the marriage for 25 years.
- In 2015, after Caitlyn Jenner disclosed her true identity, she received the Arthur Ashe Award for her courage and bravery. Fans celebrated her and agreed that she deserved the award; however, Jenner thought otherwise. She regretted the time she wasted without revealing her true self.
- Due to irreconcilable differences, Chrystie Scott and Bruce Jenner divorced. After their divorce, Chrystie took custody of her children. Although, Bruce Jenner didn’t even show interest in the kids.
- Caitlyn Jenner is not so good at keeping secrets, so when she needed to sign up for a reality show, she had to sign a confidentiality clause to regulate her words and limit her from revealing any of the Kardashians’ secrets.
- When Vanity Fair was about to interview Caitlyn, she refused to tell the Kardashians about the interview just before her transition. She felt that it would go public if she told them about it; she didn’t want them close to the interview venue.
- Kim Kardashian hosted a Christmas party in 2018 and invited her father, Jenner. Her siblings, Kourtney and Khloe, were unhappy that she invited their father. They asked her to uninvite him, but Kris Jenner counseled her to allow him to attend the event.
- In 1973, Caitlyn revealed to her ex-wife Chrystie Scott that he was transgender, although not in clear terms. But the public only became aware in 2015, and they felt heartbroken knowing that she had to hide her identity for so long.
- Although Caitlyn Jenner lives together and runs a business with her partner, Sophia Hutchins, she has declared that she is not in a romantic relationship with Sophia.
- Chrystie Scott has amassed a net worth of $1 million from her acting career.
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During the US Olympic Trials in 1972, Bruce came out with a position, after which he took the fifth position behind Andrew Peters and Steve Gough. During the last round, he played so well that someone had to ask who Jenner was. Jenner watched Soviet Mycola Avilov emerge as the event’s winner; he became motivated and started intensive training. He mentioned that he started training at midnight by running through the streets of Germany. Bruce was preparing for the games, and he prepared for at least 6 hours every day for one year.
After finishing college, Bruce married his girlfriend Chrystie Crowner and relocated to California. She worked as a flight attendant with United Airlines, so she footed the bill for the family. Bruce would train during the day and at night to sell insurance; he earned $9,000 a year. In the Decathlon event in 1974, Bruce was the only American then, and Track & Field News magazine featured him in their career. Bruce won a gold medal and a French championship while on tour.
Jenner appeared in the comedy show Can’t Stop the Music, which attracted criticism from people. Fans nominated her for Golden Rasberry Awards as Worst Actor. Her career in acting blossomed when she appeared in Olympic Love Story and Grambling’s White Tiger. At the Teen Choice Awards in 2025, she won the social media queen, and also Glamour Magazine allowed her to appear in their magazine as Woman of the Year.
Aside from her career in athletics, Jenner has played roles in several reality programs; game shows that have starred Grits Gresham in one episode of The American Sportsman. Her first role was in a variety talk show series in 1978, America Alive!. Jenner participated in one episode of The Weakest Link, an American series in 2002 which starred Olympic athletes. After she has played roles in so many games and reality, shows.
Jenner has acted in so many movies and shows Hannity, Gym Teacher: The Movie, The Bonnie Hunt Show, and Murder, She Wrote. Jenner has appeared in the E! reality series since 2007 titled Keeping Up with the Kardashians alongside Kris Jenner and his stepchildren, Robert, Kimberly, Kourtney, and Khloe, and stepdaughters, Kendall and Kylie. During the third episode, Jenner appeared on the Amazon TV series Transparent in 2016.
And in 2019, she participated in the British version of I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here! After appearing previously in 2003. She came out in the sixth position. Jenner was featured in season five of The Masked Singer as a contestant in 2021. The judges unmasked her as the second contestant in her Group. Also, she came out the best as the first transgender contestant on the show. She also appeared in the Big Brother VIP, although the Australian version. And this year, in 2022, she became an on-air contributor with Fox News.
Jenner’s Career in Motorsport
Jenner had a brief career as a car race driver in the 1980s, and her first victory came in 1986, class driving with co-driver Scott Pruett. She and her co-driver won and finished fourth in the 12-hour race. During the finals in 1986, she came out as second in the championship, and she confessed that she was more of a badass runner than she was in driving.
In the 1980s, Jenner licensed her previous company’s name to the president of other Nautilus and Aerobic Centers, David A. Cirotto. Her company ‘Bruce Jenner Aviation’ supplies aircraft pieces of equipment to corporations and executives. Jenner also worked as a business developer for the software application industry ‘JennerNet.’
In 2016, Jenner publicly declared that H&M Sport chose her as their brand ambassador. In late 2016, H&M filmed a short movie featuring Jenner, Caitlyn Jenner’s Greatest Victories: A Timeline.
Jenner married three times before her gender transition. She first married Chrystie Scott in 1972, and they had two children, Cassandra and Burt. The duo divorced in January 1981, after which Jenner married his second wife, Linda Thompson, an actress, that same week and year. They had two boys, Brody and Brandon. After five years, they divorced.
Their two sons appeared on the reality show The Princes of Malibu a few years later. In 1991, Jenner married again. He married Kris Kardashian, and they had two daughters, Kylie and Kendall. During their marriage, Jenner became a step-father to Kris’s children from her previous marriage-Robert, Kourtney, Khloe, and Kim.
In June 2013, Kris and Jenner separated due to irreconcilable differences. They finalized their divorce in March 2015.
Jenner declared herself a transgender person in 2015 in an interview with Diane Sawyer. She revealed that she battled with gender dysphoria from childhood and wore ladies’ dresses for so many years. She also went for hormone replacement therapy, but after a while, she stopped when she noticed her romance with Kris Kardashian became intense, and they married in 1991.
She further disclosed that she was never attracted to men sexually but to women from a young age. However, Jenner noticed that many people lack an understanding of the difference between gender identity and sexual orientation. She identified herself as asexual. However, she went through cosmetic surgery, and the doctors completed a sex reassignment surgery on her in 2017.
After declaring her transgender identity in 2015, she changed her name legally from William Bruce Jenner to Caitlyn Marie Jenner in September 2015. Before her interview, she documented a film About Bruce where she answered some questions, thereby preparing her children’s minds for her transition’s public and private aspects.
Before focusing on her transition, she ensured that all her children were financially settled and independent. The Daily Beast wrote that Jenner’s fame, vulnerability, and honesty caused some jokes about transgender people. She Tweeted on her Twitter handle about how happy she was after revealing her true identity.
Time Magazine announced that her Tweet became the tenth most retweeted tweet in 2015 by mostly verified Twitter users. She had instant one million followers on Twitter within four hours, surpassing Barack Obama, who also achieved a million followers. After four days of achieving a million followers, she had more than 2 million followers on Twitter and more than one million followers on Instagram.
Chrystie Scott loves to live a private life, hence she is not available on social media platforms. Caitlyn Jenner is active on social media platforms like Instagram and Twitter. On Instagram, she is @Caitlynjenner, with over 13 million followers. She posts pictures of herself chilling with friends, playing games, etc. Caitlyn is @Caitlynjenner on Twitter, with more than 3 million followers.
On 10 May 2022, Jenner posted a picture of one of her fingers on a bandage with the caption. We wish her a quick recovery. On 21 May 2022, she made a post on Instagram celebrating one of her numerous wins “Jenner’s are winners! We won the Spanish Grand Prix!”
Caitlyn Jenner has a fantastic career in athletes and TV shows which has earned her an enormous net worth of $100 million. While her ex-wife, Chrystie Scott, has a net worth of $11 million. Her step-daughter, Kim Kardashian, has a whooping sum of $1.4 billion.
Chrystie Scott is famously known for being the ex-wife of Bruce Jenner. She has had a career in acting, although she loves to keep information about her life private. Caitlyn Jenner, Chrystie Scott ex-husband is more than seventy years old, and all we can say about her life is: ‘What a life.’ Jenner has been married to three different women, but the marriage didn’t last because she had a severe identity crisis.
This identity crisis affected her for more than thirty years until she decided to reveal her true identity. After taking the bold step to reveal her true identity, Jenner became happy and excited. From her posts, pictures and Tweets, she finds this female gender more comfortable. Fans are so glad for her, although they feel bad that Jenner took so much time before revealing her true identity. We hope that she continues to find happiness.
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