Who is Don McLean’s 48 years younger girlfriend Paris Dylan?


• Paris Dylan is an American social media star and model known for her appearances in Playboy and Maxim.
• She rose to fame in 2011 as the catfishing victim of a 16-year-old NBA player.
• She has over 510,000 followers and has appeared in the reality show “The Millionaire Matchmaker”.
• Since 2016, she has been in a relationship with 49-year-old American singer Don McLean.
• Her estimated net worth is $500,000.



Who is Paris Dylan aka Paris Dunn?

Paris Dunn or Paris Dylan is a popular American social media star, who is probably best known for appearing in the pages of prominent men’s magazines such as Playboy and Maxim. Although she is most recognized as an Instagram star, on which she has amassed more than 51,000 followers, Paris is probably best known for being in a relation with the 48-year-old American pop singer and music star – Don McLean.

Early life and bio

Paris was born under the zodiac sign Pisces on the 21st February 1994, in California, USA, and besides being an American national, she is of white ethnicity. She is the eldest daughter of Suzi and a former professional racing driver and the owner of Jack Crone Racing – Jack Crone. Paris has a younger sister named Courtney who decided to follow in their father’s footsteps and is a racer. Despite her huge popularity on social media networks, Paris has not revealed any relevant information about her early life or her educational background.

Catfish Victim

Paris came to the limelight in 2011 at the age of 17, for a very unusual reason – as a catfishing victim! At the time, the young Paris came into contact with the professional National Basketball Association (NBA) player Chris Andersen via Facebook, who was 16 years his senior. What started as a simple chat later turned into daily communication via emails and texts, including exchanging nude selfies. Believing she was a 21-year-old, Chris invited Paris to visit him in Denver, where the alleged “romantic encounter” took place.

Paris Dunn

After landing in Denver and meeting Andersen in person for the first time, they spent a weekend at his home in Larkspur.

The story caught the attention of the mass media when he was arrested for alleged child molestation, with the media later running a story even mentioning a rape case. In the meantime, Paris communicated with Andersen’s alleged and self-professed boyfriend named Tom Taylor, who steadily pressured her with a variety of unusual questions, including asking for information about Chris and the photos of her.

The whole story escalated further when Taylor began threatening young Paris for not complying with his requests. On the other hand, her mother pressured Andersen, demanding a $5,000 salary for her daughter’s “damage caused by their illicit relationship.” At that point, the police got heavily involved, and soon after it was discovered that Tom Taylor actually is Shelley Chartierand that she was the one who set up the bogus accounts on Paris and Andersen’s behalf, communicated with each other separately, and acted as a go-between in their communications, hoping that eventually she could blackmail both.

In addition, Paris’ mother’s request for $5,000 from Andersen was also her infamous act. After being arrested and sentenced to 18 months in prison, police discovered that Chartier has a long history of similar fraud, setting up a large number of fake celebrity accounts.

Paris got a chance to shed some light on this twisted one catfish experience in 2017, when she appeared on several TV talk shows such as MTV’s “Catfish” and ABC’s “20/20”.

Kris Andersen

Christopher Claus Andersen – ‘Birdman’ – was born on the 7e July 1978, in Long Beach, California.

Apart from being of white ethnicity and American nationality, Chris is also of Danish descent. After honing his professional skills in the NBA minor leagues, he joined the Denver Nuggets in 2001, for which he played until 2004. suspension from the NBA for violating the league’s drug policy. In 2008, he returned to the Nuggets, while from 2013 to 2016 Andersen played for the Miami Heat with whom he won the 2013 NBA Championship title.

In 2016, he was briefly a member of the Memphis Grizzlies before joining the Cleveland Cavaliers for the 2016/2017 season, where he finished his professional career.

The popularity of Paris

Currently, her official Instagram profile is – @parisdylan550 has more than 510,000 followers. Because of her stunning appearance, as a fashion model Paris has appeared in the pages of several of the most popular men’s magazines such as Playboy, The Chive and Maxim. She also appeared in the reality show “The Millionaire Matchmaker”.

Paris is 1.65 m tall, weighs about 55 kg and has a slim and muscular figure with a true hourglass-shaped body measuring 37-24-36. Her bra size is 34D while her shoe size is US 8.

Private life

Since November 2016, thin is in a romantic relation featuring American musician, singer and songwriter Donald ‘Don’ McLean, 49 years his senior, who is probably best known for his 1971 hit single ‘American Pie’.

Despite the huge age difference, judging by their mutual photos from their numerous travels, Paris And Mafia boss are quite happy couple.

Don McLean

Donald ‘Don’ McLean III was born on the 2nd October 1945, in New Rochelle, New York State, and in addition to being an American national, he also has Scottish ancestry through his father and Italian ancestry through his mother’s side.

Down career started in 1969 when he released his debut album ‘Tapestry’, and the big break came in 1971 when he released his ‘magnum opus’ – the hit single ‘American Pie’ which peaked as number 1 not only on the Billboard Hot 100 chart , but also the Easy Listening Chart. Since then, McLean has released 19 studio albums in all, including the most commercially successful ‘Homeless Brother’ (1974), ‘Chain Lightning’ (1978) and most recently ‘Botanical Gardens’ (2018).

Net value

Sources have estimated that the total of Paris Dunn’s net worth, speaking as of the end of 2020, revolves around the total of $500,000mainly acquired through her modeling work.