Crystal Kung Minkoff Age: Husband, Age, Networth, and Full Bio

Who is Crystal Kung Minkoff?

Crystal Kung Minkoff is an American entrepreneur, actress, and director known in the entertainment industry for her versatility and talent. Minkoff got into highlights and became famous for her role in an American reality TV show, “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills Season 11”. She was the first Asian to be cast on the show. 

Besides her role in the entertainment industry, Crystal co-founded Real Coco,” a company that offers pure coconut beverages. 

Crystal Kung Minkoff

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Quick Biography

Real Name: Crystal Kung

Date of Birth: February 4, 1983

Birth Place: Northridge, Los Angeles, United States of America

Zodiac Sign: Aquarius

Profession: Entrepreneur, TV Personality, Director and Actor

Nationality: American

Parents: Homer Kung (Father), Stephanie Holappa (Mother) 

Husband: Rob Minkoff

Early Life

Crystal Kung Minkoff was born in Northridge, Los Angeles, United States of America 1983. Crystal Kun Minkoff is an Asian American as her parents, Homer Kung (Father) and Stephanie Holappa (Mother), were first-generation Chinese Immigrants who migrated to the United States earlier. Minkoff celebrates her birthday on February 4 each year.

Minkoff attended a local school based in her hometown, Northridge, for her early education. Later, after completing high school, she attended the University of California, Irvine. Crystal studied biology and history at the University of California. 


In the early days of her career, Crystal Kung Minkoff worked at a commodities brokerage firm and later worked at an urgent care job. 

After the regular job at a commodities brokerage firm and urgent care, Minkoff switched to the film industry. In her initial days, Crystal served as assistant director and played some roles in the films. She has worked as an associate director in films such as The Forbidden Kingdom and Flypaper.

Also, she played a minor role in the film that featured Chinese superstar Jacky Chan and other prominent actors such as Jet Li and Michael Angarano. Besides being actively involved in the film industry as an assistant director and actress, Minkoff co-founded a coconut-based beverage company ‘Real Coco”. 

Crystal Kung Minkoff at Bravo TV

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Minkoff got into highlights in 2021 when she appeared as the cast member of the popular  Bravo-TV reality show “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” in season 11. Although she was the first of Asian origin to be cast on the popular show, she got good appreciation from audiences. 

Personal Information

When it comes to how old Crystal Kung Minkoff is, she just turned 41 this February. Minkoff was born on February 4, 1983, so Minkoff celebrates her birthday on the same day each year.

Talking about the height of the famous cast of RHOBH, she is 5 feet 5 inches tall. Also, she has an average weight of 60 kg, and her measurements are 34-25-36. Her beautiful black colored hair and dark brown colored eyes make her look attractive. She is found to be of charming personality and friendly nature.


Crystal Kung Minkoff is the youngest child of her parents. Her first-generation Chinese immigrant parents raised her and her elder brother, Jeffery Kung. Her elder brother is a famous Chinese singer and radio DJ. Crystal and her brother Jeffery have co-founded “Real Coco” – a coconut-based beverage company.

Talking about the relationship of Crystal Kung Minkoff is happily married to her husband, Robert Ralph Minkoff ( popularly known as Rob Minkoff). Rob is a famous American film director, producer, animator, and screenwriter. “The Lion King,” one of the best animated Disney movies, was directed by Rob. 

Crystal Kung Minkoff with Family

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The lovely couple met during Rob’s friend’s birthday party, hosted in Rob’s office. It was the premiere of Finding Nemo when the pair publicly announced that they were dating. On Valentine’s Day in 2006, Rob proposed to Crystal, and they got married on September 29, 2007, in a lavish wedding ceremony. Today, the lovely couple is blessed with two beautiful children, Max Minkoff (son) and Zoe Minkoff (daughter). 


Crystal Kung Minkoff belongs to a wealthy family. Her net worth is expected to range around 1 Million US Dollars. This amount comes from her investment in Real Coco and various assets. 


  • Crystal Kung Minkoff has a special love for tennis and skiing. 
  • Minkoff loves and is passionate about cooking. She often shares her cooking videos through her social media profiles. 
  • Crystal’s husband, Rob, attended the California Institute of Arts and is almost 20 years older than her.
  • Crystal and her brother Jeffery are the 76th-generation descendants of the famous Chinese Philosopher Confucius. 
  • Minkoff’s brand, Real Coco, is a multi-million-dollar company and has gained popularity over time. 
  • According to Minkoff’s interview with Represent Asian Project, she did a culinary program to help her resolve issues with food. 


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Who is Crystal Kung Minkoff’s husband?

Robert Ralph Minkoff ( popularly known as Rob Minkoff) is Crystal Kung Minkoff’s husband. Rob is a well-known Hollywood name and a professional director, producer, screenwriter, and animator. He has directed famous Hollywood movies such as “The Lion King.”  

What is the age difference between Crystal and Rob Minkoff?

The age difference between Crystal and Rob Minkoff is almost 20 years. While the difference is significant, the lovely couple looks like they are made for each other, leaving the age gap behind. 

What company does Crystal Kung Minkoff own? 

Crystal Kung Minkoff and her brother Jeffery Kungs own Real Coco. It is a coconut-based beverage company that produces different products extracted from coconut. 

How many kids does Crystal Kung Minkoff have? 

Crystal Kung Minkoff has two kids, Max Minkoff (son) and Zoe Minkoff (daughter). 

Social Media 

Are you looking to follow Crystal Kung Minkoff on social media? In that case, you can follow her on Instagram.

Minkoff is quite active on Instagram with the Instagram handle @crystalkungminkoff and has around 450K followers. 

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