We all know the popular stylist who is also a prominent American TV host named Jeannie Mai. However, she has done numerous shows since the start of her career. But she came into the limelight with the popular fashion line show named What do I look like?. Apart from that, she has done more shows which has earned her more and more name and fame. She was a host of the daily aired talk show named The truth.
Besides being an excellent TV host, she is also a superb fashion stylist. She has appeared in many popular fashion shows, namely Today, Extra TV, Entertainment Tonight by being a fashion expert. Apart from that, she was also a part of the show named Insider. Let’s be honest; we can never forget how awesome she was as the host of the popular TV show named E!. Other than that, a brilliant host. She was a prominent style icon of her country. In addition to being a host of these popular shows, she also appeared on the Miss Universe show. Speaking of her work so far, she works as a secondary reporter on the popular show which is loved by all names. Holey Moley. The show is broadcast on the ABC channel.
Childhood and education
Born January 4, 1979 was none other than our favorite TV host named Jeannie Camtu Mai Jenkins, or as we may know her Jeannie Mai. She was born and bought in the beautiful city of San Jose, which is in California. His family root comes from Asia. She was born into a family where her mother, Olivia, was Vietnamese. On the other hand, her father, James, was also Vietnamese but had his roots in China; that is, he was Vietnamese Chinese.
Speaking of her education, although we don’t know where she graduated from college, we do know her high school. She was a student at Milpitas High School, which is in the suburb north of San Jose. But we still don’t know anything about his university life.
Our favorite and popular television, Jeannie Mai, started her career at the age of 18. She started her career in the field of beauty and fashion; that is, she launched herself as a makeup artist for the popular company we all know, MAC Cosmetics. At that time, she was living in San Jose. She began her training as a leading makeup artist. Gradually over time, she learned the art of makeup more and more clearly. With this, she became one of the best makeup artists, who traveled the world to add more glamor to the faces of glamorous celebrities, namely Christina Aguilera and Alicia Keys. With her skills as a graceful makeup artist and the popularity she gained with the makeup she did for celebrities, she was chosen as a makeup artist for MTV’s popular Los Angeles show named Total direct demand, which aired on the popular channel named KCAL. Apart from that, she was also a part of the show named Have a nice day Sacramento.
With this, his career continued. After the success she received as a makeup artist, she wanted to venture into new career areas. She developed a passion for being a host. In 2003, she began to appear in auditions that were held for local television stations. She appeared at the auditions with her own scripts so that she could showcase her talent as a host. Being impressed with her talent as a host, she was hired as a co-host of the popular show named Stir. The show was based on the Asian-American fashion organization. The show aired on the popular channel named Internation Channel. Apart from that, she also appeared as a host on the popular show, which was based in San Francisco, aired on the popular channel named California Music Channel. On this show, she was hired to host her own musical countdown. After some time, she was hired as a reporter and producer of the entertainment category of the show named The daily mix, which aired on the popular channel named WB.
Following the praise she received from the shows she did earlier, she was chosen for the role of host of the popular show named Character fantasy. The show aired on a popular channel called USA Network. The motive of the show was to inspire people to live the fantastic life they wanted. After a while, she moved to Los Angeles. As a leading host, it has never been difficult for her to win more and more shows where she was playing the role of host. After moving to Los Angeles, she appeared on the popular MTV channel show named Allowed. She hosted the show with another popular host we all love, who is none other than Frankie Muniz.
In addition, she has also hosted the fashion and entertainment segments of various shows from other popular news networks namely E !, Lifetime, TLC and NBC. She was part of the morning talk show named Today. In the latter period, she also appeared in the popular fashion show as a member of the fashion group. The show was named 10 years younger. The show aired on a popular channel named TLC. The year 2008 was for her the year of success. She appeared on another popular show on the channel she worked on earlier, namely TLC. The show was named Miss America Reality Check. Apart from that, she has also appeared in other popular makeup shows, namely Dude, where’s your style. Having such good hosting skills, she won more and more jobs. That same year, she became the spokesperson for popular cosmetics named Never Accept Ordinary.
Following the success she had achieved the previous year, in 2009 she was chosen to host the popular fashion show and makeover named What do I look like?. Not only does the show list end here, it continues. Later, she became the correspondent and weekend host of the popular show named Additional TV. The show aired on a popular channel named NBC. She hosted the show with another of our favorite hosts, Mario Lopez. Speaking of her position in the digital world, she was the permanent contributor to the popular fashion site named Cocoperez.com. Perez Hilton built the site. After a while, in 2012, she made her appearance as a guest judge on the popular model show named Next cycle of flagship models from Asia 1.
After being a guest judge on the popular show, in 2013, she was chosen to host the weekly series which was broadcast live on the popular network named Style Network. The name of the show is Pop style. Following her success on the show, she received the offer to co-host the daily subscribed show named The truth. She hosted the show with the other popular host, namely Adrienne Bailon, Tamar Braxton, Loni Love as well as Tamera Mowry. The show aired on July 15, 2013. Apart from that, it was also part of the popular show which was hosted during the summer 2013 trial period. The show aired on the popular channel called Fox Television Stations group.
After a period of 2 years, that is to say in 2015, she was hired as host of the popular show, which was in fact a reality TV contest named Staempunk’d. The show was broadcast on the popular channel named GSN. Later that same year, she got the job of fashion correspondent on the popular Entertainment Tonight show.. Apart from that, the following year i.e. 2016, she improved her animation and fashion styling skills more and more until she reached a point where she could present his own named TV show What do I look like?. The show aired on the popular network named Asia’s Diva Network. Later in 2017, she starred as Lady Luck in the popular game show named The Joker is wild. Having a career that has always been on the positive side of graphics, she was chosen as an ambassador for the popular Reimagine Myself.com website. The website was based on a program that primarily aims to encourage people to live their lives with relapsing multiple sclerosis, or MS, rather than living their lives with chronic disease.
After a period of 3 years, on September 2, 2020, her name was counted in the list of all celebrities who were competing for the popular show named Dance with the stars. The show was in its 29th season. But unfortunately, as fate may happen, she was tested to have epiglottitis which was a swelling condition that further blocked the flow of sir to the lungs. After being diagnosed, she was forced to leave the show on November 2, 2020.
The eminent fashion designer is also a great host named Jeannie Mai. Speaking of his equity and assets, his assets include a house worth $ 1.2 million. The house was given to her during her divorce. Apart from that, she also has an estimated net worth of $ 4 million.
Our favorite Mai was a Buddhist early in her career. She later converted to Christianity; Speaking about her personal life, she tied the knot with the Freddy Harties. The couple got married on August 11, 2007. But for one reason or another, the couple wanted to legally separate. They filed for divorce on October 20, 2017. The divorce was finalized in December 2018.
Other than that, in November 2018, Mai and popular rapper that is rapper Jeezy started dating. The bride and groom held their engagement ceremony on March 27, 2020. The couple recently married either a year later or in 2021. They had their wedding ceremony at their home in Atlanta, Georgia.
Awards and nominations
Being a prominent host of many popular catwalks as well as a fashion stylist, Mai has a list of awards and nominations that she has won. She won her very first nomination in 2016. The nomination was for the Daytime Emmy Awards in the Host of Outstanding Entertainment Show category for the show. The truth. She later won the daytime Emmy nomination in the show’s outstanding entertainment talk show host category. The truth, a total of three times in 2017, 2018, 2019. Speaking of her other nominations, she has twice won NAACP Image Award nominations for the named show. The truth. Not only has she won nominations, but she has also won awards. She received the NAACP Image Awards in 2018. She won the award for the show The truth. Aside from that, in 2018 she received the NAACP Image Award as well as the Daily Time Award for the show named The truth. She won both the Outstanding Talk Series and Outstanding Entertainment Host category, respectively.