W. Kamau Bell Bio, Age, Family, Wife, Education, CNN, Salary, Net Worth

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W. Kamau Bell Biography

W. Kamau Bell is an American Emmy award-winning journalist, working as a sociopolitical comedian for CNN. He is the host and executive producer of the critically-commended Emmy Award-winning CNN Original Series, United Shades of America with W. Kamau Bell.

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W. Kamau Bell Age

W. Kamau Bell was born on January 26, 1973, in Palo Alto, California, U.S. He is 49 years old.

W. Kamau Bell Height

Bell stands at 1.93 meters tall.

W. Kamau Bell Family and Parents

Bell was born in Palo Alto, California but he grew up in Alabama, Boston, and Chicago. He has no siblings and his parents are Walter Bell. His father Walter bell served as Alabama’s Insurance Commissioner as well as a Chairman of Swiss Re America Holding Corporation, and author Janet Cheatham Bell, who established a self-publishing company. Between ages 5 and twelve, Bell resided in Boston, Massachusetts in the Mattapan neighborhood of the city.

He is a 1st cousin once cleared of speculative fiction writer N.K. Jemisin.

W. Kamau Bell Wife and Children

Starting in 2003, Bell dated Melissa Hudson Bell. They would eventually get married in 2009. They have three children. Moreover, in May 2019, Bell underwent a vasectomy.

W. Kamau Bell Education

Bell CNN’s veteran host Bell graduated from the University of Chicago Laboratory Schools. He subsequently attended the University of Pennsylvania prior to dropping out. Later he started to pursue a career in comedy

W. Kamau Bell CNN/United Shades of America

Bell is an American Emmy award-winning journalist, working as a sociopolitical comedian for CNN. He is the host and executive producer of the critically-commended Emmy Award-winning CNN Original Series, United Shades of America with W. Kamau Bell.

W. Kamau Bell Netflix | Book

In 2018, Bell made his Netflix first performance with a stand-up comedy special, Private School Negro. His book has the easy-to-remember title: The Awkward Thoughts of W. Kamau Bell. Kamau Bell talks about Tales of 6′ 4″, African American, Heterosexual, Cisgender, Left-Leaning, Asthmatic, Black and Proud Blerd, Mama’s Boy, Dad, and finally Stand-Up Comedian. On the other hand, he is a director responsible for the documentary Cultureshock, regarding Chris Rock’s Bring the Pain. Bell has hosted 3 critically-commended podcasts: Denzel Washington is The Greatest Actor of All Time Period, Politically Re-Active, and Kamau Right Now!,

Bell is a member of the advisory board of Hollaback! and Donors Choose and is the ACLU Celebrity Ambassador for Racial Justice. The New York Times named Bell “the most encouraging fresh talent in political comedy in multiple years.”

Is W. Kamau Bell Gay

Melissa Hudson Bell is the wife of CNN’s sociopolitical comedian W. Kamau Bell thus he’s not gay.

W. Kamau Bell Salary

W. Kamau Bell earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $110,500.

W. Kamau Bell Net Worth

W. Kamau Bell has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million.

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