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Kari Byron


Television character who hosted the Finding Channel’s MythBusters for over 200 shows. She actually is a STRA Honor for Preferred International Character nominee. She researched artwork and sculpture at SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA State College or university. She made visitor appearances in it films Sharkzilla and Huge, and Rocket Boats. She wedded Paul Urich in 2006 as well as the couple got a daughter called Stella Ruby. He co-hosted mythbusters with Jamie Hyneman .

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Full Name Kari Byron
Salary $1.5 million
Date Of Birth December 18, 1974
Place Of Birth California
Height 1.72 m
Profession TV Show Host
Education San Francisco State University, Los Gatos High School
Nationality American
Spouse Paul Urich
Children Stella Ruby
Parents Dennis Byron, Sue Byron
Nominations ASTRA Awards for Favourite International Personality or Actor
TV Shows Head Rush, MythBusters, White Rabbit Project, Thrill Factor
Star Sign Sagittarius

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1 Lives and works in San Francisco, California. [April 2005]
2 Gave birth to a baby girl, Stella Ruby, on June 28, 2009.
3 Announced that she is expecting her first child. [February 26, 2009].
4 Once helped resuscitate a dying duck during a myth on Mythbusters which went wrong.
5 Was once a face-painting clown.
6 Is a vegetarian.
7 Younger sister, Summer Byron, graduated from Los Gatos High School in 1996, then earned a communications degree from Sonoma State University.
8 Beginning early in November, 1998, after college graduation, she took a year-long trip around the world with friend Dawn Gilbert. First visiting the Cook Islands, she then went to Fiji, New Zealand, Australia, Bali, Malaysia, Thailand, Tokyo, Nepal and India by March 1999. At that point, Egypt, Israel, Turkey, and then Europe remained on her plans.
9 Parents are Dennis and Sue Byron.
10 Graduated from Los Gatos (California) High School and San Francisco State University.
11 After graduation, she had a career as an artist, working in sculpture and painting and holding exhibitions at some of San Francisco's leading galleries.
12 She studied film and sculpture at San Francisco State University.



White Rabbit Project 2016 TV Series producer - 1 episode



The Chibi Project 2007 TV Series special thanks - 1 episode



Fameless 2017 TV Series Herself
Today 2016 TV Series Herself - Guest
Last Call with Carson Daly 2016 TV Series Herself
White Rabbit Project 2016 TV Series Herself - Host
MythBusters 2003-2016 TV Series documentary Herself - Host / Herself - Builder / Herself / ...
Thrill Factor 2015 TV Series documentary Herself - Host
America Declassified 2014 TV Series documentary Herself - Urban Myth Investigator
Punkin Chunkin 2012 2012 TV Movie Herself
Punkin Chunkin 2012 TV Series Herself - Host
Head Rush 2010-2012 TV Series documentary Herself - Host
Sharkzilla 2012 TV Movie Herself
Comic Con 2012 Live 2012 TV Movie Herself
Chris Hardwick's All-Star Celebrity Bowling 2012 TV Series Herself
Punkin Chunkin 2011 2011 TV Movie Herself - Host
Large, Dangerous, Rocket Ships 2011 TV Movie Herself
Conan 2011 TV Series Herself - Guest
Large, Dangerous, Rocket Ships 2010 TV Movie Herself - Host
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson 2010 TV Series Herself
Beyond Tomorrow 2005-2006 TV Series documentary Herself
Late Show with David Letterman 2006 TV Series Herself

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Archive Footage

MythBusters 2004-2012 TV Series documentary Herself - Host / Herself - Builder

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1 [at conclusion of Mythbusters "Do pretty girls fart?" experiment]: Can I take the microphone out of my butt now?
2 I have grown quite fond of firearms. I have always been an anti-gun liberal, but the rush you get from an M134D Gatling gun with 30 caliber bullets firing at 3,000 rounds per minute is unbelievable. (Source: Geek Monthly, January 2008, p. 35)
3 A visit with a Balinese girl and her family "left me with an uneasiness I couldn't cure. I felt guilty and sad - Komang's family lived in a two-room shack with no doors - because I have a full stomach in every sense. Lesson learned. Life appreciated in a new way."
4 Remarking on the topless Bondi Beach in Sydney, Australia: "This must be where the beautiful people go."

1 Red hair

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