Jay Manuel is a Canadian American make-up artist and television personality with an estimated net worth of $3 million. He is 6’1″ and weighs 175 pounds.Jay Manuel was born on August 14, 1972 in Springfield, Illinois. His biological mother was of Czech and Italian descent and his biological father was a South African of Cape-Malay descent. Manuel was raised in Toronto by his adoptive parents. He attended Dr. Norman Bethune Collegiate Institute and York University, where he was a pre-med student.
Jay Manuel changed his career path and entered the fashion industry as a make-up artist. He worked his way up the industry and started working with high-profile clients such Iman and Tyra Banks.
Tyra Banks hired Jay Manuel to appear as the director of photo shoots on her model competition show, America’s Next Top Model. On April 20, 2012, after 18 seasons, Jay Manuel was let go from America’s Top Model due to the show’s plummeting ratings. He was also the lead judge and host of the spin-off show Canada’s Next Top Model, in the show’s second and third cycles.
Jay Manuel often appears on E!’s Fashion Police episodes along with Debbie Matenopoulos. They cover major red carpet events for shows such as The Golden Globes, The Academy Awards, The Grammys, and The Primetime Emmy Awards.
In September 2006 Jay Manuel launched his own line of make-up called Override on QVC. He still continues to be Tyra Banks’ personal make-up artist.
Jay Manuel has enough net worth to buy:
1. 42,863.3 K2 Deluxe Boot Helmet Ski Boot Bag ($69.99 each)
2. 46.15 Tag Heuer Monaco V4 Limited Edition Titanium watch ($65,000.00 each)
3. 1,001.6 Ippolita 18k Medium Pave Diamond Disc Charm ($2995.00 each)
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