Carrie Brownstein Girlfriend & Dating Status | Who's Her Lesbian Beau?
- Date of Birth Sep 27, 1974
- Age 46 Years, 6 Months
- Nationality American
- Birth Place Seattle, Washington, United States
- Birth Name Carrie Rachel Brownstein
- Profession Musician
- Career 1993–present
- Relationship Status Single
- Girlfriend Abbi Jacobson
- Ex-Girlfriend St. Vincent (Rumoured)
- Gay Bisexual
- Net Worth $3 million
- Ethnicity/Race White
- Sister/s Stacey Brownstein
- High School Lake Washington High School
- College The Evergreen State College
- Height/ How Tall? 5 Feet 5 Inches (1.65 m)
- Weight 55 Kg (121.25 Lbs)
- Hair Short
- Hair Color Blonde
- Eye Color Light Brown
- Body Measurements 35-25-33 inches
- Lesbian No
- Children/Kids Not Yet
For openly gay celebrity, Carrie Brownstein, the talks regarding her sexuality were nothing new to her having faced thousands of similar questions. Having been on a few failed relationships, she always craved for love and always desired to find that one person, someone only meant for her!
Carrie Brownstein is an American musician, actress, writer, director, and a comedian. She is also famous for being the writer, actress, and co-developer of the sketch comedy show, Portlandia (2011).
Carrie Brownstein Interview: Carrie Brownstein Acts as a Grief Counselor for Sad Portlandia Fans on the Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon (Published on 17 Jan 2018)
Being a multi-talented person, Carrie has a handsome net worth of approximately $3 million from her long music career, her stints in movies and her other projects that she has ventured on.
Carrie Brownstein's Career: Musician, Actor, Author
As a 15-year-old, Carrie began learning guitar lessons from her then neighbor Jeremy Enigk, an American songwriter and vocalist. That set a path for her music career.
While studying in Evergreen State College, she formed a rock band with the label Excuse 17, which played a significant role in Third-wave Feminism, with her fellow students. She also formed another band named Sleater-Kinney, which became a key part of American Indie Rock scene.
Carrie Brownstein Performing: Carrie rocking the stage with a guitar (Photo: Pinterest)
In 2006, for her contribution to the music industry, she became the only woman to book her spot in the Rolling Stone readers’ list of the 25 “Most Underrated Guitarists of All Time.
Carrie also loves writing. She wrote a blog for Npr Music called “Monitor Mix” for 3 years from 2007. In October 2015, Carrie had her memoir released with the name Hunger Makes Me A Modern Girl.
As an actress, she starred in her TV series, Portlandia in 2011 and another TV series, Transparent as Syd Feldman from 2014 to 1015.
Carrie Brownstein Bio (Age) & Education
Brownstein was born on 27 September 1974 in Seattle, Washington but was raised by her parents in Redmond, Washington. Her father was a corporate lawyer whereas her mother was a teacher. They got divorced when Carrie was just 14, with her father getting her full custody.
Carrie studied at Lake Washington High School as a child before attending The Overlake School for higher studies. She later graduated from The Evergreen State College in 1997 with majors on 'sociolinguistics.'
Comes Out As Bisexual (Lesbian/Gay)
The talented musician was declared to be bisexual to the whole world while she was just 21 years old by Spin, an American Music Company.
In 2006, in an interview with The New York Times, she admitted publicly of being gay. To further solidify the questions about her sexuality, she put all the queries to rest after admitting she is definitely bisexual in a 2010 interview for Willamette Week. She said:
"It's weird because no one's actually ever asked me. People just always assume, like, you're this or that. It's like, 'OK. I'm bisexual. Just ask."
Before coming out as gay, she reportedly dated her band member Corin Tucker for a short period before splitting up. Brownstein was also linked with fellow Portlandia co-star, Fred Armisen whom she first met in 2003.
Who Is Carrie Brownstein Dating? Rumored Girlfriend: St. Vincent, Abbie Jackson
Despite the fact that Carrie likes to keep her personal life private, she is linked with some hot B-town celebrities in the past like her flick with gorgeous guitarist, St. Vincent in 2012.
Carrie & St. Vincent: Carrie and her rumored girlfriend St. Vincent posing together (Photo: Pinterest)
The former Excuse 17 guitarist was also rumored to have dated Taylor Schilling in 2015, an American actress known for her portayal as Piper Chapman on the Netflix original comedy-drama series Orange Is the New Black, whereas Abbie Jackson in 2016. However, she never confirmed any of her relationship with those celebs.
Gathering her political standing, the actress supports same-sex marriage but does not seem to be interested in marrying shortly with her career accelerating on a full-speed or until she finds her perfect soul-mate.