Kamie Crawford Wiki, Biography
Former Miss Teen USA Kamie Crawford will host Paramout’s new season of Are You the One? The ninth season of the series will premiere on January 18, 2023, and will change platforms from MTV to Paramount + after 8 years.
Ryan Devlin hosted the first five seasons of Are You the One? before Terrence J took over and hosted seasons six through eight.
In the ninth season of Are You the One? Kamie will help 22 single men and women date and make emotional connections with each other. She is known for hosting many popular TV shows like Catfish and the reunion episode Sweet Life: Los Angeles.
Are you the chosen one from Paramount+? host Kamie Crawford was a cheerleader in high school
Kamie Crawford was born in Cleveland, Ohio on October 25, 1992, the oldest of five sisters.
She graduated from Winston Churchill High School in Maryland in 2010 and was a member of the cheerleading squad. Kamie was accepted into the Georgetown University Congressional Student Leadership Conference medical program before winning the title of Miss Teen USA.
She enrolled in the New York Film Academy in 2010 and has a BA in Communications and Media from Fordham University, where she graduated in 2015.
Kamie’s friend encouraged her to enter the pageant and that’s when she received training from Miss Pennsylvania USA 2008 Lauren Merola. This friend of his was someone who had entered the same competition two years before Kamie.
Just five months after her training, Crawford won the 2010 Miss Maryland Teen USA title. She represented her city in July 2010 at the Miss Teen USA pageant.
Kamie was the first woman to win the Maryland title and the third Hispanic winner. In addition to hosting Are You the One, Crawford also co-hosts MTV’s Catfish: The TV Show with Nev Schulman. She is a social media influencer with over 600k followers on Instagram.
Crawford wants to use her influence as a model to:
“amplify the importance of body positivity and diversity in the digital sphere and beyond.”
The Are You the One host ran in the 2020 election and is now the Voter Participation Ambassador for the Congressional Black Caucus PAC. She is associated with the NAACP, the California Department of Health, and the Pandemic Action Network.
Crawford hosts her own podcast called Relationsh*t, produced by Dear Media Studios. She also sells her own merchandise on Instagram and will soon be seen hosting Ex on the Beach Couples on MTV and Are You the One? on Paramount+.
More on Are You The One? season 9
The Paramount+ series description reads:
“Twenty-two recently single men and women from around the world underwent an extensive matching process to find their ‘perfect match.’ Coming from all over the world and living together under one roof in an international location, the singles will have one goal: find ‘the one.’ Each week, singles will have a chance to find their match. And if they can identify all 11 perfect matches at the same time, they’ll split a huge cash prize.”
The producers of Are You the One? They have already matched 11 couples based on a special algorithm. The contestants will now live together and date to find that ‘perfect match’.
Based on the previous season, the show’s grand prize will be $1,000,000 with the producers deducting $250,000 for each wrong match.
You are the chosen one? the ninth season has ten episodes in total, which will drop on Paramaount+ every Wednesday at 3am ET. The series is being executive produced by Rob LaPlante, Scott Jeffress, Howard Schultz, and Jeff Spangler.