Kari Byron is an American TV host and artist, who is best known for her appearances on Discovery’s Mythbusters. She appeared on the show from season 1 till season 12 as a part of “The Build Team” alongside Tory Belleci and Grant Imahara.
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Prior to the series, she showed up time and again at Jamie Hyneman’s special effects workshop, M5 Industries, with a desire to work for the company. She along with Imahara and Belleci announced their departure from Mythbusters in August 2014. In 2016, the team reunited to host Netflix’s White Rabbit Project, which was based on unusual aspects from history and pop culture. She along Belleci hosted Pumpkin Chunkin on the Science Channel from 2011 to 2014 and Travel Channel’s Thrill Factor in 2015. She traveled throughout the globe with Dallas Campbell meeting innovators who are creating new ways to power the world into the future. Their journey was documented on Nat Geo’s three-part series, Positive Energy, in 2017.
Kari released her book, Crash Test Girl: An Unlikely Experiment in Using the Scientific Method to Answer ..., on May 8, 2018. In the book, she reveals her enthralling lifestyle as a crash-test girl and plenty of behind-the-scene stories from her MythBusters days. Currently, she is busy filming a new travel show with Jenny M. Buccos. As of 2018, her net worth is estimated to be around $1.5 million.