Jeannie Mai

Jeannie Mai

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Jeannie Mai
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Mai in September 2009
Born Jeannie Camtu Mai
(1979-01-04) January 4, 1979 (age 39)
San Jose, California, U.S.
Residence Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Occupation
  • television personality
  • stylist
Spouse(s) Freddy Harteis (m. 2007; separated 2017)

Jeannie Camtu Mai (born January 4, 1979)[1] is an American TV personality, best known for How Do I Look?,[2] and USA‘s Character Fantasy.[3] As a fashion expert, she is frequently featured on numerous television programs and networks such as NBC’s Today Show on the “Fashion Tips Today” segment,[4][5] Extra TV, Entertainment Tonight, Insider and E! Entertainment as well as NBC’s co-owned pageant Miss Universe.

She is one of the hosts on the talk show The Real, along with Tamera Mowry-Housley, Loni Love, and Adrienne Bailon, which premiered on July 15, 2013.[6]

Early life[edit]

Jeannie Camtu Mai was born and raised in San Jose, California, to a Vietnamese family.[1] She attended Milpitas High School.[7]

Career[edit]

1998–2004[edit]

At age 18, Mai launched her career as a makeup artist for MAC Cosmetics while still living in San Jose, California. As a trainer, she worked her way from face to face until she was eventually traveling the world to work for celebrities such as Christina Aguilera, Alicia Keys, Jennifer Aniston, Sarah Jessica Parker, Kelly Osborne and Rosario Dawson. She also served as a celebrity makeup stylist for MTV‘s Total Request Live, KCAL Los Angeles, and Good Day Sacramento.

In 2003, Mai began auditioning for local television networks with self-written scripts to demonstrate her hosting talents. She was hired to co-host the Asian American magazine-style show Stir, on the International Channel. Later, the San Francisco-based California Music Channel hired her to host her own music countdown. Mai went on to become an entertainment reporter and producer of the WB’s The Daily Mixx.

2005–2012[edit]

In 2005, Mai landed her first primetime hosting role on Character Fantasy on the USA Network, where she inspired guests each week to live their fantasies. Following this, she moved to Los Angeles to appear on MTV’s Granted alongside Frankie Muniz and hosted segments related to fashion and entertainment news on networks such as E!, Lifetime, TLC, and NBC. She also started appearing as a member of the beauty squad on TLC’s 10 Years Younger.

In 2008, Mai hosted TLC’s Miss America Reality Check. She also starred in the makeover special Dude, Where’s Your Style, and became spokesperson of the cosmetics Never Accept Ordinary.

The following year, Mai became host of the Style Network‘s fashion makeover show How Do I Look?. She also served as a correspondent and weekend host on NBC’s Extra TV with Mario Lopez.

In 2011, Mai began hosting the Miss Universe pageant and was a fashion consultant on the NBC weight-loss competition The Biggest Loser.

In 2012, she appeared as a guest judge on Asia’s Next Top Model, Cycle 1.

2013–present[edit]

In 2013, Mai was the host of a live weekly series titled Style Pop on the Style Network.[8]

In 2013, Mai became co-host of the Fox talk show The Real, alongside of Tamera Mowry, Loni Love, Adrienne Bailon, and Tamar Braxton. In 2015, Mai was host of the reality competition Steampunk’d on GSN. She also was a fashion correspondent on Entertainment Tonight

In 2016, she brought her show How Do I Look? to Asia’s Diva network. The following year, she portrayed Lady Luck on the American game show The Joker’s Wild.

Other activities[edit]

Mai has been a brand ambassador for numerous companies including: Macy’s, Colgate, Yoplait, The Limited, Microsoft, Biogen, David’s Bridal, Ford, Avon, Splenda and Woolite.

In the digital realm, Mai was the resident contributor to Perez Hilton’s fashion site Cocoperez.com. She also hosted the stylist competition The Next Style Star from Maker Studios, and was the digital correspondent for NBC’s Fashion Star.

Personal life[edit]

Mai turned to Christianity from Buddhism.[9] On August 11, 2007, Mai married Freddy Harteis, host of The Hollywood Hunter airing on The Sportsman Channel.[10] In October 2017, the couple announced that they have filed for divorce after ten years of marriage.[11]

Awards and nominations[edit]

Daytime Emmy Awards[edit]

Note: The year given is the year of the ceremony

Year Award Nominated work Result
2016 Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host
(shared with Adrienne Bailon, Tamar Braxton, Loni Love, and Tamera Mowry-Housley)
The Real Nominated
2017 Nominated
2018 Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host
(shared with Adrienne Houghton, Loni Love, and Tamera Mowry-Housley)
Won

NAACP Image Award[edit]

Note: The year given is the year of the ceremony

Year Award Nominated work Result
2018 Outstanding Talk Series
(shared with Adrienne Houghton, Loni Love, and Tamera Mowry-Housley)
Actress (3 credits)
 2018 Famous in Love (TV Series)
Jeannie Mai

The Players (2018) … Jeannie Mai
 2015 How Do I Look? Asia (TV Series)
Special Guest
 2006 Ride’n (TV Series)
Shop Girl (2006)

Self (59 credits)
 2018 The 45th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards (TV Movie)
Herself – Co-Winner: Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host
 2013-2018 The Real (TV Series)
Herself – Co-Hostess / Herself – Co-Host

Episode dated 7 May 2018 (2018) … Herself – Co-Host
Episode dated 6 May 2018 (2018) … Herself – Co-Host
Episode dated 5 May 2018 (2018) … Herself – Co-Host
Episode dated 4 May 2018 (2018) … Herself – Co-Host
Nicole Ari Parker/Steals on The Real (2018) … Herself – Co-Host
 2018 The HFPA Presents: Globes Red Carpet Live (TV Movie)
Herself – Host
 2017 Snoop Dogg presents the Joker’s Wild (TV Series)
Lady Luck / Lady Luck – Host

The Game For Playas (2017) … Lady Luck
Use Your Brain And Make It Rain (2017) … Lady Luck
Racks Gettin’ Stacked (2017) … Lady Luck
The Funkiest Hour On The West Coast (2017) … Lady Luck
 2017 Hip Hop Squares (TV Series)
Herself – Panelist

Demetrius Shipp Jr vs. Machine Gun Kelly (2017) … Herself – Panelist
Da Brat vs LisaRaye (2017) … Herself – Panelist
BBD vs SWV (2017) … Herself – Panelist
 2016-2017 Dish Nation (TV Series)
Herself

Episode #6.14 (2017) … Herself
Episode #4.171 (2016) … Herself
 2009-2017 Extra (TV Series)
Herself / Herself – Co-Host

Episode #23.287 (2017) … Herself
Episode #22.209 (2016) … Herself
Episode dated 5 September 2009 (2009) … Herself – Co-Host
 2015-2017 Hollywood Today Live (TV Series)
Herself

Slay or Nay: Halloween Edition (2016) … Herself
Darby Stanchfield, Jeannie Mai (2015) … Herself
 2017 Celebs React (TV Series)
Herself

Weirder Things (2017) … Herself
 2017 Stopping Traffic (Documentary)
Herself
 2016 Style Queens (TV Series)
Herself
 2016 Hell’s Kitchen (TV Series)
Herself – Restaurant Patron

Spoon Fed (2016) … Herself – Restaurant Patron
 2016 American Music Awards Red Carpet Live (TV Movie)
Herself
 2016 How Do I Look Asia 2 (TV Series)
Herself
 2014-2016 The Insider (TV Series)
Herself / Herself – Fashion Expert

Episode #12.205 (2016) … Herself
Episode dated 3 March 2014 (2014) … Herself – Fashion Expert
Episode dated 17 February 2014 (2014) … Herself – Fashion Expert
Episode dated 6 February 2014 (2014) … Herself
 2016 The 43rd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards (TV Movie)
Herself – Nominee & Presenter
 2016 Kocktails with Khloé (TV Series)
Herself

Khloé Kardashian Spills The Tea (2016) … Herself
 2015 Being Mary Jane (TV Series)
Herself

Some Things Are Black and White (2015) … Herself
 2015 Entertainment Tonight (TV Series)
Herself – Fashion Correspondent

Episode dated 23 November 2015 (2015) … Herself – Fashion Correspondent
Episode dated 21 September 2015 (2015) … Herself – Fashion Correspondent
Episode dated 14 September 2015 (2015) … Herself – Fashion Correspondent
Episode dated 31 August 2015 (2015) … Herself – Fashion Correspondent
Episode dated 17 August 2015 (2015) … Herself – Fashion Correspondent
 2015 How Do I Look? Asia (TV Series)
Herself – Special Guest

Lavinya (2015) … Herself – Special Guest
Lianni (2015) … Herself – Special Guest
Jane (2015) … Herself – Special Guest
Maisarah (2015) … Herself – Special Guest
Yessinta (2015) … Herself – Special Guest
 2015 Steampunk’d (TV Series)
Herself – Host

Grande Finale (2015) … Herself – Host
Pedal to the Metal (2015) … Herself – Host
20,000 Leagues (2015) … Herself – Host
Baby Steam (2015) … Herself – Host
Brave New Wardrobe (2015) … Herself – Host
 2015 The Playboy Morning Show (TV Series)
Herself

Episode #8.11 (2015) … Herself
 2015 Hollywood Health Report (TV Series)
Herself – Guest

Jeannie Mai’s Fashion Tips for Patients with MS (2015) … Herself – Guest
 2015 Skin Wars: Naked Truth (TV Series)
Herself

Whisper Challenge – Jeannie Mai (2015) … Herself
 2013-2015 Home & Family (TV Series)
Herself – Style Expert / Herself – Guest

Gloria Reuben/Jeannie Mai (2015) … Herself – Style Expert
Episode #2.26 (2013) … Herself – Guest
 2015 Good Work (TV Series)
Herself – Guest

Episode #1.2 (2015) … Herself – Guest
 2015 Fashion News Live (TV Series)
Herself

Episode #21.11 (2015) … Herself
 2015 The Meredith Vieira Show (TV Series)
Herself – Co-Hostess, The Real

Jeff Bridges/Stacy London/Jeannie Mai (2015) … Herself – Co-Hostess, The Real
 2015 Miss Universe 2014 (TV Special)
Herself – Special Correspondent
 2015 Wake Up Call (TV Series)
Herself

Kevin: 40-Year-Old Momma’s Boy (2015) … Herself
 2014 CinéFashion Film Awards 2014 (TV Special)
Herself – Presenter
 2014 Miss USA (TV Special)
Herself – Correspondent
 2014 The Next Style Star (TV Mini-Series)
Himself – Host
 2012-2014 Wendy: The Wendy Williams Show (TV Series)
Herself / Herself – Fashion Expert / Herself – Guest

Divergent (2014) … Herself – Fashion Expert
LBD (2013) … Herself
Spring Fever (2013) … Herself
Episode dated 11 October 2012 (2012) … Herself – Guest
 2013-2014 Bethenny (TV Series)
Herself / Herself – Guest

Snooki/Ditch Him or Keep Him?/Men’s Panel (2013) … Herself – Guest
 2013 Big Morning Buzz Live (TV Series)
Herself – Panelist

The Neighbourhood (2013) … Herself – Panelist
 2013 Miss Universe 2013 (TV Special)
Herself – Co-Hostess
 2013 Good Day L.A. (TV Series)
Herself

Episode dated 27 August 2013 (2013) … Herself
Episode dated 22 July 2013 (2013) … Herself
 2013 Miss USA (TV Special)
Herself – Correspondent
 2012 Asia’s Next Top Model (TV Series)
Herself – Guest Judge

Style & Taste (2012) … Herself – Guest Judge
 2012 Miss Universe 2012 (TV Special)
Herself – Host
 2012 Today (TV Series)
Herself

Episode dated 8 October 2012 (2012) … Herself
 2012 Hollywood Uncensored with Sam Rubin (TV Series)
Herself – Panelist

Episode #1.210 (2012) … Herself – Panelist
Episode #1.188 (2012) … Herself – Panelist
Episode #1.174 (2012) … Herself – Panelist
 2012 The 2012 Miss USA Pageant (TV Special)
Herself – Correspondent
 2012 The Doctors (TV Series)
Herself

 2012 Fashion Mob (TV Movie)
Herself
 2011-2012 The Biggest Loser (TV Series)
Herself – Fashion Expert

Episode #13.14 (2012) … Herself – Fashion Expert
Episode #12.11 (2011) … Herself – Fashion Expert
 2009-2012 How Do I Look? (TV Series)
Herself – Host / Herself

Holly Would If Holly Could (2012) … Herself – Host
Sequiner or Seq-Loser (2011) … Herself – Host
Till Death Do Us Part (2011) … Herself – Host
Heather and the Girls (2011) … Herself – Host
Passing the Fashion Bar (2011) … Herself – Host
 2011 Holiday Fabulous (TV Movie)
Herself
 2011 Miss Universe 2011 (TV Special)
Herself – Correspondent
 2011 The Gossip Queens (TV Series)
Herself

Episode #1.54 (2011) … Herself
 2006-2009 Character Fantasy (TV Series)
Herself – Host / Herself

Danielle: Print Model (2009) … Herself – Host
Kristin: New Host (2009) … Herself – Host
Karen: ‘Chocolatier’ (2009) … Herself – Host
Joanne: Paintball (2009) … Herself – Host
Episode dated 7 February 2009 (2009) … Herself – Host
 2009 Go Fix Yourself (TV Movie)
Herself – Celebrity Makeup Judge
 2004-2009 10 Years Younger (TV Series)
Herself – Celebrity Makeup Artist

Episode #4.1 (2009) … Herself – Celebrity Makeup Artist
Mary, Ellisa, William (2008) … Herself – Celebrity Makeup Artist
Dawn of a New Day (2008) … Herself – Celebrity Makeup Artist
Cindy, Peggy, Akil (2008) … Herself – Celebrity Makeup Artist
Back in Business (2008) … Herself – Celebrity Makeup Artist
 2008 Miss America: Reality Check (TV Series)
Herself – Judge

Episode #1.4 (2008) … Herself – Judge
Episode #1.3 (2008) … Herself – Judge
Episode #1.2 (2008) … Herself – Judge
Episode #1.1 (2008) … Herself – Judge
 2006 The Daily 10 (TV Series)
Herself – Fashion Expert

Episode #2.6 (2006) … Herself – Fashion Expert
 2004 Granted (TV Movie)
Herself – Co-Host
 2004 Stir TV (TV Series)
Herself – Host
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