Among new five casts of Netflix reboot Queer Eye, only Karamo Brown has previous experience working in the entertainment industry. The one who is responsible for ‘Culture’ is a TV producer, a host, and a TV star. He was on MTV’s The Real World: Philadelphia premiered in 2005, and now on Queer Eye. When he debuted on MTV show, the whole world was watching as that was the first moment of gay African-American to be TV reality show cast. Now let’s know more about him through this wiki!
Born on 2nd November 1980, Karamo Brown’s hometown is in Houston, Texas. He was born to Jamaican parents and has three sisters as siblings. He holds American citizenship and is of brown-Jamaican ethnicity. The 37 years old celebrity’s zodiac sign is Scorpio. He went to Florida A&M University for graduation. Apart from being a star, he is also a licensed social worker.
|Birthday||2nd November 1980|
|Profession||TV Host, Producer, TV Star, Social Worker|
|Dating/Partner||Tre Thomas (engaged)|
|Children||2 (Jason Brown, Chris Brown)|
|Net Worth||est. $1.2 million|
Net Worth, Salary, and Income
Brown entered in Hollywood back in the year 2005, leading him to top of the list. He has worked for a decade and has earned good name, fame, and money. The report of 2016 mentioned his annual income to be approximately $170 thousand. So, in 2018, his annual salary might be $250 thousand or more.
Karamo is also a producer, so he must have his worth in million. As of 2018, his estimated net worth is $1.2 million.
Gay Life with Tre Thomas
Brown is openly gay and loves being helping hand for them. After completion of Real World, he proposed his best friend cum partner Tre Thomas on 19th April 2014. He tweeted about the proposal on his Twitter account.
‘I proposed and he said ‘yes’ We are engaged #KaramoandTre2015 #TrueLove’
But, recently, there is no information leaking about their relationship. He might be dating him secretly, but it is also possible that they already broke up.
Father of Two: Jason and Chris Brown
Brown came to know about his first child in the year 2007 when his child was 9 years old. After completing his work on The Real World, his high school friend called him and revealed his son’s info.
The Grio recorded his statement of 2013:
‘My best friend at the time, she and I, being young kids had a relationship and she got pregnant, but I wasn’t aware of it. Years later after being on The Real World, I was coming home one day and there was a stack of papers on the doorstep for back child support and I was like, wow, there’s a kid out there in the world that has my name.’
When he found out about his child, he unofficially retained himself out of his career and moved to Texas from Los Angeles. His friend helped him in getting his son’s custody. And in 2010, he also adopted Chris, Jason’s half-brother.
Career as Reality Star, Host, and Producer
Karamo debuted in reality show career in the year 2005 when he was offered for being a cast in Real World: Philadelphia. The premiere was world-known as he was the first African-American personality to be a cast. After that show, he also competed in its second version: The Inferno II.
Brown then took a break from being a celebrity and became active in social work. He co-founded a social organization ‘6in10.org’ to help people know more about HIV and its stigma to LGBTQ community.
In 2016, he made a comeback from ‘The Next 15’ show. He also produced ‘HuffPost Live’ and became a host for Huffington Post. In 2018, he starred Netflix reboot Queer Eye as a ‘culture expert.’
Body Measurements: Height, Color, Size
Karamo is a tall guy with the height of 6ft 2 inches and weighs 84 kilos. His body is measured 35-32-33 inches and 16 inches round neck. The 12 number shoes fit perfectly on his feet. His skin and eyes color is brown. He loves to keep his short natural black hair.