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Karamo Brown is an American television personality, author, and activist. He is best known for his role as the culture expert on the Netflix series Queer Eye. He is also the host of the podcast "Karamo: Brown Advice". Brown was born on November 2, 1980 in Houston, Texas. He attended Florida A&M University, where he earned a degree in social work. After college, he moved to Los Angeles, where he worked as a social worker and a youth counselor. In 2018, Brown was cast as the culture expert on the Netflix series Queer Eye. The show was a huge success, and Brown became a household name. He has since appeared on numerous talk shows, including The Ellen DeGeneres Show, The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, and The View. Brown is also an author. He has written two books, Karamo: My Story of Embracing Purpose, Healing, and Hope and I Am Perfectly Designed. Brown is an outspoken advocate for LGBTQ rights and mental health awareness. He is a board member of the Human Rights Campaign and the Trevor Project. As of 2021, Karamo Brown's net worth is estimated to be $2 million.

Popular As Karamo Karega Brown
Occupation TV personality, activist
Age 43 years old
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Born 2 November, 1980
Birthday 2 November
Birthplace Houston, Texas, U.S.
Nationality United States

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Karamo Brown Height, Weight & Measurements

At 43 years old, Karamo Brown height is 188 cm .

Physical Status
Height 188 cm
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Dating & Relationship status

He is currently single. He is not dating anyone. We don't have much information about He's past relationship and any previous engaged. According to our Database, He has no children.

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Children Jason Brown, Chris Brown

Karamo Brown Net Worth

His net worth has been growing significantly in 2022-2023. So, how much is Karamo Brown worth at the age of 43 years old? Karamo Brown’s income source is mostly from being a successful . He is from United States. We have estimated Karamo Brown's net worth , money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2023 $1 Million - $5 Million
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In 2020, Karamo Brown teamed up with Honest Company alumni to create MANTL, a premium personal care brand for bald and or balding men.


Brown published a memoir in March 2019 titled Karamo: My Story of Embracing Purpose, Healing, and Hope. In June 2019, Brown appeared in Taylor Swift's "You Need to Calm Down" music video. In August 2019, Brown was announced as one of the celebrities to compete on season 28 of Dancing with the Stars (DWTS). He came under fire for referring to DWTS co-star and former Trump White House press secretary Sean Spicer as a "good guy" in an interview with Access. Donald Trump and his administration have been protested by LGBTQ communities for actions and policies against LGBTQ rights; with Spicer serving as a mouthpiece for many lies in service of Trump. Brown was criticized on social media, with many users including author Roxane Gay calling the reality star out for normalizing Spicer and his work in the White House.

He was invited by the Obama Administration to work with the White House to create policies and legislations that helped with supporting the aspiring LGBTQ youth and their community along with their allies after school hours. He worked directly with President Barack Obama to support the president Obama Foundation and the My Brother’s Keeper Alliance.


Brown hosted MTV's Are You The One: Second Chances. Brown is the culture expert in the Netflix revival of Queer Eye. The first season was released on Netflix in February 2018.

Starting in 2018, Brown shared some of his best advice about promoting self-esteem to students at multiple universities. In November 2019, Brown's children's book, I Am Perfectly Designed, written with Jason "Rachel" Brown and illustrated by Anoosha Syed, was published by Henry Holt. Jason said that the title of the book stemmed from Brown always saying it to Jason growing up.

In April 2018, he joined Creative Coalition members in traveling to Capitol Hill to petition legislators and the office of Second Lady Karen Pence for increased funding for the National Endowment for the Arts. He is also a national co-chair for Health Care Voter.Brown’s activism does not remain local, he travels around the country to speak and host focus groups with HIV organizations, churches, and schools to address the issues the LGBTQ is facing.


In 2015, Brown co-founded, an organization that works to combat HIV stigma and provides mental health support and HIV education to the black LGBT community. Karamo volunteers as a youth counselor at the Los Angeles LGBT Center. Brown has also partnered with the Center for Disease Control and the National Black Justice Coalition as their health and wellness ambassador. It was primarily focused on the Black LGBTQ community due to the fact that Brown felt as if that community specifically got overlooked most of the time. Their mission was to eradicate the 6 in10 HIV statistic plaguing black gay and bisexual black men by providing tailored mental health support.


In 2014, Brown partnered with the pharmaceutical company Janssen as part of the Positively Fearless campaign to empower the gay and bisexual community.


In 2007, Brown was notified that he was the father of a 10-year-old boy, Jason, receiving custody of him that year. Brown adopted Jason's half-brother Chris in 2010. Brown moved to Los Angeles with his two sons in 2011 where they currently reside. In May 2018, Brown became engaged to his partner of eight years, director Ian Jordan.


Karamo started his career in television on the MTV reality series The Real World: Philadelphia in 2004, becoming the first out gay black man on reality TV. He later competed in the Real World/Road Rules Challenge: The Inferno II, where he was eliminated in episode six. Brown made a return to reality television on TV One's The Next 15 in 2016, which followed him and five other reality stars. Brown was a contributing host on HLN's Dr. Drew On Call, YouTube's The Young Turks, served as host and producer of HuffPost Live for Huffington Post and as a recurring guest host of Access Hollywood Live. In 2014, Brown became a host and segment producer for the Own Show.


Brown was born in Houston, Texas and has three older sisters. He is of Jamaican and Cuban descent. He came out as gay at age 16. Brown grew up in Coral Springs, Florida and graduated from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland in 1999. Following the shooting at the school in 2018, Brown became an active member of the Never Again MSD movement started by the students, advocating for new gun control legislation. He graduated from Florida A&M University, a historically black university, and worked as a social worker for nearly a decade after The Real World.


Karamo Brown (born November 2, 1980) is an American television host, reality television personality, author, and activist. Brown began his career in 2004 on the MTV reality show The Real World: Philadelphia becoming the first openly gay black man cast on a reality show. He currently stars as the culture expert in the Netflix series Queer Eye.