Some Riveting Facts About Esther Jenner, The Mother Of Caitlyn Jenner

Esther Jenner

People know Caitlyn Jenner from the Netflix Docuseries ‘Untold’. This docuseries explore her rise to stardom and her struggles. So, in that story, we come across her ‘mum’ Esther Jenner. When we are talking about a celebrity, it’s quite normal for the fans to become curious about their personal lives. Well, the docuseries has explored some riveting facts about her life. In other words, we saw the struggles that she had to go through and her rise to athletic stardom, etc. However, there’s another important aspect to her life and that’s his mother Esther.

So, if you have already seen the documentary on Caitlyn and wish to know more about his mother Esther Jenner, then you are at the right place. In this article, we will provide some exciting facts about Caitlyn’s life, including her parents.

Caitlyn’s Struggles: What Does The Docuseries Have To Say?

As we just mentioned, the docuseries precisely described her struggles and the rise to stardom. Moreover, Caitylin’s episode in that Netflix documentary explored a lot of aspects of her life that the fans probably didn’t know. We know that Caitlyn belongs to one of the most famous families in the world. However, being a member of a prestigious family doesn’t mean that you have everything going smoothly. There were a lot of obstacles that she had to face in her life.

Who Is Esther, The ‘Mum’ Of Caitlyn?

So, before we talk about Caitlyn’s mom, let’s explore a bit about Caitlyn herself. As per the sources, she was born in the year 1949, on 28th October. Moreover, her real name is Bruce Jenner. In addition, it’s also worth adding that her parents Esther Jenner and William Jenner raised her outside of NYC.

It’s really interesting and perhaps shocking to a few of you that Caitlyn went through a transition and then she had a gender reassignment surgery. Previously, people knew him as Bruce. However, in the year 2017, she decided to go through gender reassignment surgery.

Caitlyn had a pretty different sort of upbringing to her mum Esther, who grew up on a small farm. On that farm, they had three cows, a flock of chickens and they grew their own veggies as well. However, despite such adverse situations, the pair understood each other well. In fact, they speak on the phone almost every day as per the sources.

It’s True That Esther Always Supported Caitlyn

Esther Jenner always supported Bruce’s decision. In her 90s, she always supported Caitlyn’s transition and said, “it’s nothing she asked for, it’s a condition and it starts in the mother’s womb”. So, the duo had always been pretty close to each other no matter the circumstances.

However, circumstances made Esther critical of Caitlyn’s ex-wife and mother to Kendall and Kylie. So, she said that Kris was a bit hyper-controlling and an unsuitable choice of spouse. Even though the relationship has somewhat improved now, but still it isn’t on ‘friendly’ terms.

Moreover, it’s also worth noting that she criticized the immensely popular show Keeping Up With The Kardashians. In that show, Caitlyn’s family features and she condemned the show. In an interview, she said that she felt the show to have a baseless plot. Moreover, she strictly emphasized that the show has no plot whatsoever. She added that she’d never know why the show was such a hit as well.

Unlike Caitlyn’s dad William, Esther has made frequent appearances in front of the camera, especially during the interviews. In fact, she feels the celeb Caitlyn still be her little girl. She said, “It’s just very difficult, but I’m no different than any other mother, I love my kids.”