Joel Kim Booster Bio, Age, Gay, Husband, Net Worth, TV Shows

Joel Kim Booster Biography

Joel Kim Booster is an American comedian known for his performances in Conan and The George Lucas Talk Show. He is also an actor known for films such as The Week Of and Viper Club. Likewise, he is a film producer and writer.

How old is Joel Kim Booster? – Age

The actor is 35 years old as of 2023. He was born on February 29, 1988, in Jeju Island, South Korea, and grew up in Plainfield, Illinois.

How tall is Joel Kim Booster? – Height

Kim Booster is 5 feet 8 inches (1.73 m) tall.

Joel Kim Booster Mother, Father – Family

Booster was born in Jeju Island, South Korea, and raised in Plainfield, Illinois, United States. He was brought up with his adoptive parents; Kenneth J. Booster and Janet L. Booster. Likewise, he has two step-siblings whose details are still unclear.

Joel Kim Booster Education

The Glamorous actor enrolled at Millikin University where he graduated with a bachelor of arts degree in theater in 1984.

Is Joel Kim Booster Married? – Gay

Kim Booster is openly gay. He is currently in a relationship with his partner, John-Michael Kelly. It is known that he knew he was gay from childhood but kept it a secret. However, his parents discovered his sexuality through his diary.

Actor and Comedian Joel Kim Booster Photo
Actor and Comedian Joel Kim Booster Photo

Acting Career

Booster is a professional comedian known for his appearances in the 2017 Comedy Central Stand-Up Presents. Likewise, he released Joel Kim Booster: Psychosexual stand-up special in 2022. He also has a stand-up album titled Model Minority which he released in 2018.

He was featured in the Unsend with Patti Harrison series as a co-host on Comedy Central. Presently, he serves as a regular panelist on Wait Wait… Don’t Tell Me! on NPR. In addition, he was the co-founder of the Urgent Care with Joel Kim Booster + Mitra Jouhari podcast.

On the other hand, he is a producer known for his work in films such as The Other Two and Big Mouth. It is also known that he is a film writer who worked for the Billy on the Street show. He was also featured in both Big Mouth show and The Other Two show as a writer.

Joel Kim Comedy

Joel Kim is a vastly recognized actor known for his portrayal of Jun Ho in Sunnyside. He also starred in the character of Tony in the Shrill comedy series. Likewise, he made several appearances in Search Party where he portrayed the role of Peter.

Most noteworthy, he was cast in the modern adaptation of Pride and Prejudice known as Fire Island. He voice starred in the role of Geric, Gold Top Nuts Son, as well as Grocery Store Employee in American Dad! Furthermore, he voiced the character of Phantom of the Opera in You’re Not a Monster.

Movies and TV Shows

  • iCarly
  • Bob’s Burgers
  • Curb Your Enthusiasm
  • Santa Inc.
  • American Dad!
  • Joel Kim Booster: Psychosexual
  • Loot
  • Stand Out: An LGBTQ + Celebration
  • Celebrity Jeopardy!
  • The Great American Baking Show
  • Glamorous Cliff
  • Is It Cake?


  • GLAAD Media Awards
  • Gotham Independent Film Awards

Joel Kim Booster Net Worth

Kim Booster sits at an estimated net worth of $25 Million.

Joel Kim Booster Instagram

You can find and follow Joel Kim on Instagram using the account name: @ihatejoelkim

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