Catherine Paiz, a Canadian-born social media star struggled her way up to massive fandoms through modeling gigs to an Instagram influencer. Even more, she is an occasional actress & appeared in a minor role in films such as Lilin’s Brood, Monday Nights at Seven and You Can’t Have It.
Currently based in Los Angeles, the model also co-runs a family YouTube channel The ACE Family with her Instagram star husband Austin McBroom. The two are in a marital relationship for 4 years of 2022, and parents to 3 children.
What’s The Real Name of Catherine Paiz? More On Her Age, Height & Family!
The eldest of 4 children, Catherine Paiz was born on August 24, 1990, in Montreal, Canada. Her birth name is Dolores Catherine Johnston Paiz. Although not much about her Panamanian parents are out, they divorced when she was young.
As a result, the Instagram star grew up with her father in Montreal, & later went to Tampa, Florida, the USA to live with her mother, a hair salon owner. Her younger brother Ryan Johnston is an artist, famous use of charcoal & sprays paints. Another brother’s name is Joshua Johnston and a younger sister named Valentina.
Reportedly, her brother Ryan suffered from keratoconus which affected his eyesight badly- it nearly blinded him. In June 2017, he underwent eye surgery.
As for her nationality, she holds citizenship: French-Canadian.
As of 2022, Paiz is 31 years old & stands 5 feet 6 inches (168 cm). Her zodiac sign is Virgo.
Studied At St. Louis University
In her interviews, Catherine’s mother used to drive her to school, where she played hockey, soccer and volleyball. Then, after high school graduation, she enrolled at St. Louis University & completed her graduation. Later, Paiz relocated to Los Angeles for modeling & acting opportunities.
Modeling Career At 16- Catherine Is Now An Instagram Star & YouTuber
In 2006, then 16-year-old Paiz made her career debut as a model appearing in Victoria’s Secret before a brief job in an ice cream parlor. Afterward, her modeling career resumed by 2013 as she posed for Azzelia Swimwear. Thanks to her alluring persona, Catherine began to grab attention with her intriguing posts.
Moreover, the Montreal-born worked for Arkadia Miami as a VIP manager.
Catherine turned to vlog in 2016, after she launched a family YouTube channel, The ACE Family, with her then-fiance (now husband) Austin McBroom. Since the channel’s creation on January 11, 2016, it had earned more than 18.9 million subscribers & a total of 4.425 billion views as of 2022.
Basically, the YouTube channel’s name ACE is the initials of Austin, Catherine & their daughter Elle.
Among the most-viewed video is “THE BEST PROPOSAL OF ALL TIME!!! (JUMPING OUT OF A PLANE)”, posted on August 27, 2017, & has 40 million views.
Moreover, she is an Instagram influencer whose styles & alluring photoshoots won the hearts of many. Her Instagram account (@catherinemcbroom) has over 7.4 million followers; it is all about what she loves the most- her family & modeling.
Catherine Paiz Net Worth In 2022
From a struggling model with an ambition of success to a renowned Instagram influencer, Catherine already has marked her milestone. As of early 2022, online sources estimate that Paiz owns $2 million net worth; also her husband Austin McBroom is worth $2 million.
As her profession suggests, Catherine Paiz makes money through Instagram sponsorships but does not have any official paid partnership with any brands at the moment. Her Instagram account can earn her $14,795 – $24,658 per sponsored post, as per Influencer Marketing Hub.
Moreover, being one-half of the YouTube channel The AEC Family adds up a lucrative fortune on her account too. As per reports of Social Blade, the potential annual earnings of their channel is $48.1K – $770K.
Controversies Of House Eviction & Scams
Despite a media sensation, the French-Canadian model, however, is not free from controversial topics though. She is the founder of skincare brand 1212 Gateway, but fans claimed her business fraud as they didn’t receive products even after payments.
Not only herself, but her husband McBroom also got into himself a tag of fraud too. Allegedly, the owner of Social Gloves Entertainment didn’t pay his employees well that fired him with Tweets of allegations & hate comments.
Back in July 2021, news began to surface regarding the eviction of The AEC family after they failed to pay their house loan of more than $9 million. Reportedly, they combined two mansions to build their $7.9 million Los Angeles home. Although Austin McBroom tried to deny the rumors, it rather proved true after the property was auctioned in October 2021.
Paiz Has 3 Children With Husband Austin McBroom- Relationship Details!
Currently, the You Can’t Have It actress lives in Los Angeles with her husband Austin McBroom & their 3 kids, as per her Twitter (@cathrinepaiz). McBroom, a former NCAA baseball player is an Instagram star & one-half of the family YouTube channel with Catherine, The AEC Family.
Over these years, the adorable display of their happy family has been an interest of many.
Although both of them attended St. Louis University & knew each other, they didn’t meet officially until 2015 at a college party. McBroom was the first to approach the Canadian-born influencer, however, the love story didn’t flourish immediately.
It was after a month of their meeting, the two began texting each other, which followed up to dinner, then to hiking & eventually dating.
After Catherine Paiz became pregnant, Austin left his plans to transfer to East Washington University rather lived together with the Instagram model. They welcomed daughter Elle McBroom on May 28, 2016.
In August 2017, the two confirmed their engagement, with Catherine flashing her radian cut diamond ring of 6 carats.
When Did Catherine Paiz & Austin McBroom Marry?
On A Twitter post of January 2020, the hazel-eyed & brown-haired star confirmed that she & McBroom were married for 2 years, i.e. since 2018. Moreover, the duo reportedly exchanged vows in their private background but kept their wedding details low-key then.
In February 2018, Paiz and McBroom confirmed that they were expecting their 2nd child & later led her close friend Kylie Jenner to organize the gender reveal. On October 17, 2018, the couple welcomed another daughter Alaia.
Later, they became parents to their 3rd child, a son named Steel Mcbroom on June 20, 2020.
Did you know? In an Instagram post of November 2013, Catherine admitted to her fan that she had a breast augmentation in 2010. An avid lover of tattoos, the Instagram star is yet to have any.
The Instagram beauty & YouTuber was allegedly in a short-lived relationship with Black Panther actor Michael B. Jordan. The rumors of their dating story came in 2014 after they were spotted together in Miami. However, neither of them confirmed if the two ever dated.