Carson Kressley Family, Net worth, Book and Career

Nadine Caridi

Quick Facts

Date of Birth November 11,1969
Nationality Amrican
Profession V Host, Actor, Writer, Motivational speaker
Ethnicity White
Education at Gettysburg College
Net Worth(s) 8 Million
Name on Birth Carson Lee Kressley
Height 5 Feet 10 Inch
Weight 82 kg
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Twitter @CarsonKressley
Age 51 Years


Carson Kressley is an actor, designer and television personality of American nationality who has been known best for his work with Queer Eye. Also known for his work as the motivational speaker of How to Look Good Naked, he has also been the contestant on the 13th season of Dancing With the Stars. Originally from Allentown, Carson Kressley family is of American nationality. Carson Kressley career and other details, as well as the details about his personal life, have been talked about by all of his fans around the world.


Carson Kressley was born as Carson Lee Kresley on the 11th of November, 1969. Carson Kressley age as of now is known to be 47 years. His birthplace is in Allentown, Pennsylvania.

Childhood and Education

Brought up in a family that raised ponies, Carson Kressley took part in equine events since a very small age. He was also the member of the U.S. World Cup Saddle Seat equitation team. Carson Kressley family was interested in horses and horse riding and this is what he had been interested in since a child. He was enrolled in the Northwestern Lehigh High School and got his bachelor’s degree from the Gettysburg College. He graduated from school in the year 1987 and from college on 1991.


Carson Kressley career started off after Carson Kressley family business of horses was left behind and he moved on to become an independent stylist. He worked for Ralph Lauren from 1994 to 2002 and worked in corporate advertising and menswear. He gained exposure and interest of a huge number of fans as a fashion savant when he started the show Queer Eye. The show started being showcased on the Bravo Cable television network. He has also appeared din Good Morning America and is a commentator as well as a frequent fashion critic.

Carson Kressley has also been known for his work with the E! Network. He has also been known for the criticism of red carpet fashion shows at the Golden Globes as well as the Oscars. He has the judge for the miss universe Pageant on 2005. The very next year, he became the commentator of the Miss USA as well as the Miss Universe Pageant.

Carson Kressley career details further stem out to the fact that he is the host of the makeover show How to Look Good Naked, which airs on the Lifetime.  There are a huge number of viewers on the shows and it till date one of the most liked makeover shows on US Television. It has been called the highest rated show on the Lifetime Television.

Other endeavors of Carson Kressley include acting as a judge on Crowned: The Mother of All Pageants well as well as being the celebrity member of Big Brother Australia. He also hosted the ABC series True Beauty and participated on Dancing with the Stars on its 13th season. He was voted off on week five. He has acted in The Perfect Man as well as has a clothing line called Perfect for men and women. He has also authored four books and is the minister of the Universal Life Church as well.

Personal Life

Carson Kressley is a notoriously secretive personality and he has been known to have been pretty secretive about the details of his personal life as of now. he has never been known to have dated anyone from the entertainment fraternity. Carson Kressley has never been married and Carson Kressley family is absent. He has never even had a girlfriend and has never been rumored to be dating anyone.

The absence of any kind of relationship issues of Carson Kressley has led people to believe that he is gay or a bisexual. However, he has never accepted the fact and it surely seems that the gay rumors are not actually true.

Net Worth and Facts

Carson Kressley net worth has been known to be a whopping 8 million dollars. His net worth has been accumulated and has increased over the years to a great amount. His salary as a motivational speaker and host has considerably increased and has led him to become one of the most liked celebrities on the television screen. Needless to state, Carson Kressley family must be proud and happy for the achievements he has accumulated over the years.

On 2004, Carson Kressley’s very own show Queer Eye, won the Outstanding Reality Program award in the Emmy Awards/ it was nominated for the same category in the year 2005 and has been considered to be one of the bets and the most famous Reality Shows.

Apart from his career in the entertainment sector, it has been for a fact known that Carson Kressley is respected for his success as a horse show exhibitor. He is the owner of the American Saddlebred horses.

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