Nate Berkus is an American TV host and an award-winning interior designer. Nate Berkus runs his own firm, Nate Berkus Associates and also has been featuring frequently on ‘The Oprah Winfrey Show’.
He is the host of the former television show ‘The Nate Berkus Show’ which was co-produced by Sony Pictures Television and also by Harpo Productions.
- Birthday: September 17, 1971 (age 46 years)
- Nationality: American
- Ethnicity: Jewish
- Profession: TV host, Interior designer
Nate Berkus Family and Personal Life
Nate Berkus married his boyfriend Jeremiah Brent on May 4, 2014. Nate & Jeremiah together via a surrogacy, they have two children. Their daughter Poppy Brent-Berkus was born on March 23, 2015, and their son Oskar Michael Brent-Berkus was born on March 26, 2018.
Berkus was born to a Jewish family in Orange County, California and raised in the suburban Minneapolis. His family moved to different places while he was growing up and he had to adapt to new places every now and then.
He attended a boarding school in Ashburnham, Massachusetts named Cushing Academy and graduated High School from there.
- Parents: N/A
- Husband: Jeremiah Brent (m.2014)
- Children: Poppy Brent-Berkus, Oskar Michael Brent-Berkus
- Marital Status: Married
Just after graduating from High School, he started working in Design and interned at Sotheby’s in Chicago and Dominique Aurientis in Paris.
Meanwhile, he got enrolled in the Lake Forest College near Chicago and graduated in Sociology and French.
His husband Jeremiah is also an interior designer and a television personality. They were the first same-sex couple to be featured in the advertisement for a magazine.
Their apartment was also featured in the 2015 issue of Architectural Digest magazine, where the couple appeared on the cover along with their daughter Poppy.
Prior tying a knot with Brent, Nate Berkus was dating, photographer Fernando Bengoechea. The couple was deeply in love with each other but couldn’t remain together.
His partner lost his life to the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami. They were vacationing at a beach resort in Sri Lanka and the place was hit by Tsunami. Berkus survived but Bengoechea was missing and presumed dead.
Nate Berkus Height and Weight
Nate Berkus is a handsome man with a perfect height of 5 feet and 8 inches (175 cm) and has a proportional body weight. As a fitness freak, he loves to exercise and keep himself physically fit and sound.
The Jewish handsome look awesome with his long legs and possesses attractive physique.
He exactly knows how to wear a perfect outfit for his body type and is always spotted in a genuine and up to the mark attire.
- Height: 5 feet and 8 inches (175 cm)
- Weight: N/A
Berkus has a pair of hazel eyes which is highly complimented by his fair skin and grey hair. With the manly features and toned body, he looks like a seductive person.
He loves to travel with his family and also loves to update his social networking sites. Nate actively uses his Twitter and Facebook account. He also refills his Instagram account with his recent updates.
Nate Berkus TV Shows and Books
Nate Berkus started his career at a young age. He is not only a successful interior designer but also a TV host and an author.
Nate first started his television career in his own show ‘The Nate Berkus Show’ which was co-produced by Sony Pictures Television and also by Harpo Productions. This show was running successfully but was canceled after its second season due to various reasons.
- 2005: He published his first book Home Rules: Transform the Place You Live into a Place You’ll Love.
- 2008: He was the host of ‘Oprah’s Big Give’.
- 2010: He hosted his own syndicated daily show ‘The Nate Berkus Show’.
- 2011: He serves as the executive producer of the Oscar-winning film ‘The Help’.
- 2012: He collaborated with Target to launch his Target Home Collection.
- 2013: He introduced his own fabric collection at Calico Corners and also featured on NBC’s American Dream Builders.
- 2017: He and his husband started their show Nate & Jeremiah By Design on TLC.
Not only through his own show, but he also made an appearance in the ‘The Oprah Winfrey Show’. He offered designs to the viewers and also coordinated by making surprise make-overs for his viewer’s homes. He has also released a number of products and authored few books.
He published his first book in November 2005, Home Rules: Transform the Place You Live into a Place You’ll Love, which was published by Hyperion Books.
The book is a step-by-step guide to home decorations and designs. He also started merchandising at Linens ‘n Things stores throughout North America.
Throughout his working tenure, he worked with different channels and products. He worked with NBC on a primetime series Renovation Nation, which was changed into American Dream Builders. He served as a host and one of the producers to the show.
Along with his husband who is also his fellow designer Jeremiah, he launched the TV show Nate & Jeremiah By Design in 2017. The program aired on TLC network.
Nate Berkus Net Worth and Salary
Nate Berkus estimated net worth is $18 million. As a daytime television host and interior designer, Nate has accumulated a hefty amount of fortune.
He is not only a host and an interior designer but also an author and an entrepreneur. He along with his husband has started merchandising his own products and also co-produced his television shows. In his two decades long experienced working tenure, he has won millions of hearts and also amassed plentiful coinage.
- Net Worth: $18milion
- Salary: N/A
Furthermore, information about Nate Berkus can be found on Wiki and his personal blogging site. He also uses his social media accounts and updates them time to time.