Television Host/TV Personality/POP Culture Expert
And Radio Host/DJ
Journalist, TV host, TV personality, fashion designer, reality star and now, radio host and DJ, Chanel Omari has come a long way in 30 years. After earning her bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism & Communications at Northeastern University, Omari worked in television production, writing, producing and reporting for nearly a decade. Over the last ten years, Chanel worked for industry heavy-hitters including Donny Deutsch, Maury Povich, Bill Cunningham, Anderson Cooper, Oprah’s T.D. Jakes and more.
Omari has interviewed major celebrities such as; Barbara Walters, Andy Cohen, Billy Ray Cyrus, Adam Levine, Nick Cannon, Lindsay Lohan, Patricia Field, Hugh Jackman, Lisa Edelstein, La La Anthony, Vanessa Hudgens, Gabrielle Union, Jamie King, Joan Rivers and the list goes on. Additionally, Omari has produced shows for ABC, NBC, BRAVO, OXYGEN, LIFETIME, A&E and Warner Brothers and more.
In 2012, Chanel Omari decided to go in front of the cameras, co-starring in Bravo TV’s hit show “Princesses Long Island,” garnishing over 1.2 million in ratings and viewership.
As the social connector of an ensemble cast, Chanel narrated the show in a Carrie Bradshaw-like way from her own perspective, sprinkling in anecdotes on spirituality, love & dating, career, fashion and finding your inner princess. It’s not easy being single in the city but Omari has positive tips to help her audience believe that age is nothing but a number despite the pressures of society and has been able to incorporate it in to her new chapter on being a pop culture expert.
Omari has had experience in the fashion industry working for and interviewing major designers and labels such as Stacy Bendet (creator of Alice & Olivia), Tracy Reece, Charlotte Ronson, Torn by Ronny Kobo, Diane Von Furstenberg, LaQuan Smith and more.
Omari has appeared on multiple media platforms like E News!, Good Day New York, Good Morning Washington, The Rhode Show, Entertainment Tonight, 95.5 PLJ, The Jenny Hutt Show on SiriusXM, Wake up with Taylor on Sirius XM, Life Time, OK!Magazine, Star Magazine, US Weekly, The Daily Mail and more.
The young star also finds time to contribute regularly contribute to DivaGalsDaily.com and be an on air radio host for 106.1 WBLI, top 40 radio station in New York, which is also part of IHEARTRADIO MEDIA and has over a million listeners daily. Omari never lives a dull moment, whether she is interviewing celebrities on red carpets throughout the Big Apple, or attending the elite social events in NYC or focusing on her weight loss transformation journey in getting healthy and owning your body and who you are at any shape or size, and is passionate about comedy, which she is working on some comedy clips for her you tube series on love, dating and being single in New York City. Chanel Omari is the face and voice to watch and listen to for 2018.
She aspires to have her own talk show one day where she can make women feel confident about who they are and what they can achieve despite life’s challenges and obstacles thrown at them.