The Kid Mero was born on May 15, 1983, in Washington Heights, Manhattan. Currently, his age is 39 years old. Likewise, his birth sign is Taurus. Similarly, his parents were Dominican immigrants and moved to the Bronx when he was young. Also, his real name is Joel Armogasto Martinez and he mostly grew up in Tremont. However, we don’t have any further details about his parents and siblings.
Discussing the educational background of Martinez, he attended I.S. 117 Joseph H. Wade Intermediate School before graduating from DeWitt Clinton High School. Similarly, afterward, he studied at Bronz Community College before briefly attending Hunter College, where he studied to be a science teacher while working as a teacher’s assistant. Furthermore, he realized that he was talented at comedy from a young age but was not particularly interested in a television comedy or stand-up comedians growing up. Similarly, he is Afro-Latino and grew up speaking Spanish.
Reflecting upon the professional life of The Kid Mero, he is a YouTube star. He is also a writer, comedian, Tv Personality, voice actor, music blogger, and Twitter personality. He is an extremely talented person and has experience in many fields. Similarly, he previously worked as a paraprofessional at a school in The Bronz and later began writing for Vice’s music Platform Noisey in 2012. Likewise, he has written several articles which include album and mixtape reviews. Also, he rose to fame alongside fellow Bronx native Desus Nice with their Complex TV 46-episodes podcast Desus vs. Mero.
Moreover, he was a cast member of Guy Code with Desus Nice as of season 5. He was the co-host of Viceland’s Desus & Mero talk show alongside Desus until June 2018 and is also, currently co-host of Desus & Mero which premiered on February 21, 2019, on Showtime. Likewise, in December 2014 MTV announced that The Kid Mero and Desus Nice would be joining the cast of Guy Code season 5. Also, on August 30, 2016, Viceland announced Desus & Mero WHICH premiered on October 17, 2016.
The talented personality The Kid Mero is married to Heather Martinez. Heather Martinez is a teacher from New Jersey and they live in Fair Lawn, New Jersey. Similarly, the couple has four children, among which three are boys and a girl.
The Kid Mero is active on popular social media sites like Instagram, Twitter, and YouTube. He has a decent number of followers and seems actively posting about his activities on these platforms. Likewise, on Instagram, he is active as @thekidmero and has around 279K followers. Similarly, on Twitter, he is active as @THEKIDMERO and has 343K followers. Moreover, the collaboration YouTube channel named DESUS & MERO on SHOWTIME has around 330K subscribers. Furthermore, he lives a decent life and is able to acquire the things that he desires. The estimated net worth of The Kid Mero is around $1 million-$5 million.
The Kid Mero has an amazing personality and a sense of humor. Similarly, he is well aware of his health and the benefits of yoga, and, exercise. Therefore, he is healthy and strong. However, there is no further information about his body measurements.