She is best known for her role on the American reality television show Hogan Knows Best. For nearly two years, the couple had a long-distance relationship mostly over the telephone.
Claridge was raised Catholic and is of Italian, German, English, and Swedish descent. They married in 1983 in a wedding attended by André the Giant, Vince Mc Mahon, and other wrestling personalities.
Claridge received media attention for her relationship with a much younger man, Charley Hill.
Hill proposed to her on an episode of the VH1 reality television show Couple's Therapy in 2012.
In 1995, Claridge appeared on Hulk Hogan's album Hulk Rules, where she sang back-up vocals along with The Wrestling Boot Band.They began dating in 2008, when Claridge was 48 and Hill was 19.In October 2012, Claridge was arrested in Malibu, California for DUI while driving under the influence, with an alcohol level of 0.084. She was released several hours later after posting bail of ,000.He said that 'a black billionaire guy' had offered to bankroll her, then speculated about her sex life'.The contribution of most of her net worth is through her reality show she is also a public speaker and entrepreneur.