Who Is Bobby Flay Daughter, Sophie Flay? Her Mom, Wiki, College, Net Worth, & Parents

Bobby Flay is a well known American celebrity chef who has done multiple shows, including Worst Cook in America, BBQ Brawl: Flay v. Symon on Food Network Channel. But the fact is that the chef is also a proud father of Sophie Flay, only a kid from his second marriage.

Today, in this article, we” ll let you know about Bobby Flay’s daughter, Sophie, including her dating life, age, upbringing, career, hobbies, and many more.

Who is Sophie Flay? How Old is She?

Bobby is the only child born on April 16, 1996, from his second marriage, Kate Connelly. As of now, her age is 23. Sophie was just three years old when her parents were separated. While growing up, she split her childhood between New York and Connecticut.

Image of Bobby Flay's only child, Sophie Flay

Bobby Flay’s only child, Sophie Flay

Additionally, she has a half brother named Jonathan from her mother’s second marriage. Kept her personal things aside,  she has a keen interest in animals, but her favorite is horses.

Image of  Sophie Flay's favorite animal is a horse

Sophie Flay’s favorite animal is a horse

Besides, she regularly attends races with her father. As per sources, it is reported that she earned a bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism from the University of Southern California. Also, she’s a member of the Delta Gamma sorority.

How is Sophie Flay’s Relations With Her Dad Bobby Flay?

As far as Bobby Flay and Sophie Flay’s relationship is concerned, they are thick as thieves. Sophie was kept out of the limelight for much of her childhood life. Going through her Instagram profile, then you can see a lot of pictures of father-daughter from traveling to different cities to enjoying the meals.

Image of Bobby and daughter Sophie on Food Network's show, The Flay List

Bobby and daughter Sophie on Food Network’s show, The Flay List

Back in 2013, Bobby and his daughter appeared on Rachel Ray when she was just 17 years old; it was her first on-screen appearance. At the show, Ray asked Bobby if he was a tough dad? He replied, his daughter made parenting a lot easier, and she is a great child.

Bobby’s daughter, via social media, expressed how proud she is of her father’s success. Last year, Sophie posted a photo on her Instagram and captioned it, “So happy we were able to celebrate this guy and all of his hard work at @sobewffest this weekend! Congrats, dad, you deserve it!”

According to Flay’s website, his daughter doesn’t want to be a chef like him, but she does enjoy bringing her friends in her father’s restaurants in and around New York City.

Who Is The Mother Of Sophie Flay?

Sophie’s father has been married thrice in his life. Sophie’s mother, Kate Connelly, is Bobby’s second wife. Her parents got married after Bobby legally separated from his first wife, a chef, Debra Ponzek, in 1993.

After being single for almost two years, the celebrity chef Flay met Sophie’s mother, Kate, in the year 1995. The two met for the first time when Bobby guest-starred on the show, ‘Robin Leach Talking Food,’ that was hosted by Connelly. The show aired in the mid-90s.

Image of Sophie with her father and mother

Sophie with her father and mother

After dating briefly, Bobby Flay married a single mom, Kate, in 1995, who had a young son from her previous relationship. Eventually, the couple welcomed a daughter, Sophie.

What Does Sophie Flay Do For a Living?

Bobby Flay’s daughter is quite a go-getter. Hence, it is cleared that she wouldn’t rely on her father for her basic needs. Before appearing on her father’s food show, she already had appeared in numerous concerts.

Bobby’s daughter is very comfortable in front of the cameras. While she was at the university, she had her own segment in the school’s television show called ‘The Buzz.’ During her college time, she did several internships in big networks like NBC Sports, where she was in an NBC Sports Group in the 2016 summer Olympics and the 2018 winter Olympics.

As per her profile in LinkedIn, she also interned for NBC News, Dash Radio, and The Walt Disney Company. After her graduation from USC, she started a job at ABC7 as a community journalist in Los Angeles.

How Much Does Sophie Earn From Her Career?

Well, talking about her income, she may not be as productive as her father, but she makes thousands of dollars salary from her profession as a community journalist. Bobby Flay’s daughter’s current net worth is reportedly around $200,000.

Does Sophie Flay Have A Boyfriend?

Well, the answer to this question is still a mystery. But if you go through her Instagram profile, she has posted several cozy pictures with a boy, but she has not mentioned the named of a guy publicly.

On January 3rd, 2019, she shared an image on her Instagram with a caption “Told myself I wouldn’t spend as much time on insta in 2019, but here we are.”

This statement makes us think twice about the guy she is seen together with, in her social media!

Furthermore, the 23-year-old journalist posted a photo with the same guy on her social media and captioned:

“Some people go to San Diego for the beach, I go for the @sandiegozoo.”

We are pretty sure that she wouldn’t want to tell that she has someone in her life but giving us hints in several ways.

So, who is this guy? Are they an item? What do you think?

Sophie Flay Net Worth, Age, Parents, Net Worth, Bio

Name Sophie Flay
Birth Date April 16, 1996
Bith Place New York
Age 23 years old
Horoscope Aries
Parents Bobby Flay, Kate Connelly
Siblings No
Net Worth $200,000
Boyfriend Yes

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