Omarosa is reality television personality who is known for being a contestant on ‘The Apprentice’. She was previously a political aide and is associated with the Republican Party since 2015. Her immense performance made her work for the Trump administration. She has also competed in the ‘Celebrity Big Brother’. Here is a quick summary of net worth, career, and earnings of Omarosa in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Omarose Onee Manigault-Newman, better known as “Omarosa” was born in 1974. Her father, Jack Thomas Manigault was murdered when she was just seven. She was raised by her mother, Theresa Marie. She is of Nigerian background and hates when called “Ro”. She was raised in Youngstown, Ohio. Her brother got murdered in 2011.
Omarosa was very good in studies and went to The Rayen School. After completing her high school, she went to the Central State University to study broadcast journalism. Later, she attended the Howard University to earn her master’s degree. She also worked for a doctorate degree but did not complete. To further add, she has got trained at the Payne Theological Seminary for biblical studies.
Omarosa first got married to Aaron H. Stallworth in 2000. But the couple got separated in 2005. She got engaged to Michael Clarke Duncan in 2012. But fate took a different turn and Duncan died in the same year following a cardiac arrest. She then dated Titus O’Neil, who is WWE superstar for two years. In 2017, she got married to John Allen Newman. They married after dating each other for two years.
Career, Award & Nominations
Omarosa has worked in Al Gore’s office in the 1990s. Later, she got transferred to the Commerce Department. She became a widely popular name when she became a contestant of ‘The Apprentice’ in 2004. She is known for her tactics in the game as well as her controversies. She was given the label of a “villain” in the show. But she still managed to earn herself a Teen Choice Award nomination in the category of Choice Reality/Variety Jackass in 2004.
In 2008, she appeared as a contestant on ‘Celebrity Apprentice’, but only get fired in episode No. 10. Omarosa then appeared in the dating show, ‘The Ultimate Merger’ which was in collaboration with Donald Trump. In 2013, she made her appearance in ‘All-Star Celebrity Apprentice’. Her popularity in the show made her appear in many other shows like ‘The Oprah Winfrey Show’ and ‘Late Night with Jimmy Fallon’.
Omarosa has also been a contestant on ‘Celebrity Big Brother’ in 2018. She not just confined to television, and is also active in political endeavors. She was appointed as the African-American outreach in the presidential campaign of Donald Trump in 2016. After Trump was elected as the President of the United States, Omarosa was appointed as a staff of The White House. However, she resigned from the post in January 2018.
Net Worth & Earnings
For someone, who has appeared as a contestant in many reality shows must have been successful enough to make a good net worth. We wonder how much money has she made in her career. She has amassed a net worth of over $5 million over the period of almost two decades. She has served in the White House and has also appeared in many TV shows. Some of her TV credits are ‘Fear Factor’, ‘Flavor of Love’, ‘The Surreal Life’, ‘The Great Debate’, and ‘The Arrangement’.
The popularity of Omarosa on television made her appear in the list of “Nastiest TV Villains of All Time” by TV Guide. She has gathered headlines for being in television and in the White House. She continues to be active in her profession and we can still be able to see more from her performance.