Joel Kim Booster: Wiki, Bio, Age, Family, Career, Net Worth, Boyfriend

Joel Kim Booster Wiki, Bio, Age, Family, Career, Net Worth, Boyfriend, education, and details: Booster born on 29 February 1988 in South Korea is a 33-year-old, American actor, comedian, and writer. Apart from those, he is also a producer. He is famous for his Comedy central Stand-up Presents Stand-up special.

Joel Kim Booster Early Life

Booster was born in South Korea, was adopted by an American couple, and was taken into a conservative, white, evangelical Christian family when he was just an infant. He was homeschooled by his family and was raised on the grounds of Plainfield, Illinois.

At the age of 16, he went to public school for the first, marking his experience into the words “the first time being around non-religious people.”

He was already aware of the fact that he was gay since his childhood but decided to keep it a secret fearing the consequences he would face for he belonged to a conservative society. His fears soon turned out to be true. When booster made it to his senior high school, his parents found out about him being gay by reading his sexual encounters with other guys noted in his diary.  Thereafter, he moved out and started to couchsurf, until one of his close friends offered him to stay with him.

For his bachelor’s degree, he went to Millikin University to study theatre.

Joel Kim Booster Career

Booster started his career as a copywriter, performing in theatre and later writing jokes after his working hours. Around that time he was living in Chicago. As for his Stand-up career, he started by opening plays in Chicago’s theatre scene. Later he moved to New York in 2014 to pursue his career in comedy. In 2016, he performed a set on Conan. Then in 2017, he started his own Comedy Central Stand-up Presents special. Booster has also shown interest in writing and has written for many shows. Some of them are Billy on the Street, Big Mouth, and The other two.

His debut Stand-up album was released on 3rd November 2018, entitled Model Minority. Kim has acted in Susan Sarandon in Viper club, a YouTube original film, Netflix’s The week of, on Hulu’s Shrill. In 2019, he was seen as a co-host in a digital series called Unsend, alongside Patti Harrison on Comedy Central. His popular movies include Fire, The Other Two, Island, and Trip.

He is also a regular panelist on the NPR show named ‘Wait, wait… Don’t Tell Me!’. He has appeared on one of the episodes of The George Lucas Talk Show which was aired on 8 December 2020. Kim also co-hosts the podcast Urgent Care.

Kim was called a Comic to Watch by Variety and was named a Forbes’ 30 Under 30 in Hollywood and Entertainment. He was also included in the list of 20 Comedians You Should Know and Will Know by Vulture.

Joel Kim Booster Personal Life

Kim Booster has talked about his sexuality in his Stand-up quite often. He quotes ‘I knew was gay before I knew I was Asian’. Kim announced that he is suffering from bipolar disorder on July 21, 2020. He is a vocal activist for LGBTQ rights. He could be dating a man but has kept his relationship far from the eyes of the public. In one of his Stand-Ups, he shared the story of his first breakup and how he dealt with it.

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Joel Kim Booster Bio, Height, Weight, Profile, Net Worth

Real Name Joel Kim Booster
Nickname Joel Kim Booster
Gender Male
Profession Actor, Comedian, Writer
Height (approx.) in centimeters– 172 cm

in meters– 1.72m

in feet inches– 5’ 8”

Weight (approx.) Not Known
Body Measurements (approx) Not Known
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black
Date of Birth 29 February 1988
Age (as in 2018) 33 Years
Birth Place South Korea
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Not Known
Nationality American
Hometown Plainfield, Illinois
School Not Known
College/University Millikin University
Educational Qualification Masters in Law
Religion Not Known
Ethnicity Asian-American
Caste Not Known
Address Not Known
Hobbies/Interests Touring
Marital Status Unmarried
Affairs/Boyfriends/Girlfriends Not Known
Sexuality Gay
Parents Father: Not Known

Mother: Not Known

Siblings Brother: Not Known

Sister: Not Known

Husband/Wife/Spouse N/A
Children N/A
Net Worth $5 Million

Some lesser-known facts about Joel Kim Booster

  • Kim is an LA-based comedian and writer
  • He cares deeply about cats and television appointments.
  • In one of his Stand-ups, he shared what he likes about Yoga.
  • He also shared about, what it feels like to grow on American grounds, being an Asian.
  • Booster has his own website
  • Joel has also made his appearance on The Late Late Show.

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