W. Kamau Bell Biography
W. Kamau Bell is known professionally, His full name is Walter Kamau Bell he is an American stand-up comic and television host. He has hosted the CNN series since the year 2016 called United Shades of America and also FXX television series from the year 2012- 2013, In the show Kamau Right Now on KALW, he is the host of live radio shows and podcasts.
W. Kamau Bell Age | Birthday
Kamau was born to his parents in Palo Alto in California and he grew up in Alabama, Boston, and Chicago on January 26th in the year 1973. He is 48years as of 2021. He also celebrates his birthday every 26th of January of every year. READ ALSO; Brian Todd
Kamau Bell Height | Body measurements
Kamau’s height is not yet known as of now, more information about his height and other body measurements is still under review and will be updated as soon as possible.
W. Kamau Bell Nationality | Ethnicity
Bell is an American by nationality and an African-American as his Ethnicity.
W. Kamau Bell Education
Bell graduated from the University of Chicago Laboratory School and he attended the University of Pennsylvania before he dropped out later in life he pursued his career in comedy.
W. Kamau Bell Salary
Kamau is mostly known for his work as a sociopolitical comedian his estimated salary is around $91.758 per year
W. Kamau Bell Net worth
Bell has obtained his net worth from his successful career which is approximately $1million to $5 million as of 2021.
W. Kamau Bell Family | Parent
Bell is the only child of Walter Bell His father served as a chairman of Swiss Re American Holding Corporation and Alabama’s Insurance Commissioner. And his mother Janet Cheatham Bell who s an author and founded a self-publishing film.
W. Kamau Bell Wife
Kamau and Melissa Hudson Bell a doctorate degree holders in the year 2009, the couple started dating in the year 2003 and married in the year 2009. both were blessed with three children.
W. Kamau Bell Brother
Bell’s information about his brother is not available as of now and it’s still under review it will be updated as soon as possible.
Is W. Kamau Bell Kenyan?
Kamau is not an African neither is he a Kenyan. But having his first name being Kenyan as a result of his parents embracing African culture in East Palo Alto in the early 1970’s Kamau is also wrestled with the knowledge that African Americans sometimes go to Africa looking for their motherland.
He went to Africa where he was taken by Anthony Bourdain who they had never met until the 2017 Emmy Awards at CNN, they shot the show in Nairobi while filming @PartyUknownCNN in the final show and travel documentarian’s award-winning CNN series, Kamau was soo excited to be in Kenya and according to him, it was a very incredible way to be there where he even met Black Panther in Nairobi. The series was shot on location in February and Bourdain died on June 8.
W. Kamau Bell CNN
Kamau is a sociopolitical comedian who is the executive producer of the critically acclaimed Emmy Award-winning CNN and the Host. in the year 2018, he made a Stand-up comedy special in his Netflix debut, Private school Negro. He also has a book called The Awkward Thoughts of W. Kamau Bell.
He has also hosted three critically acclaimed podcasts: Politically Re-Active, Kamau right Now! and Denzel Washington is the greatest anchor of all Time Period. Kamau is the celebrity Ambassador for Racial Justice and is also on the advisory board of Hollaback. Kamau is the new most promising talent in political comedy for many years as called by The New York Times.