Carson joined Northwestern Lehigh High School, where he graduated in 1987. After that, he enrolled at Gettysburg College, where he earned a bachelor's degree and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. He also served as the member of the service fraternity, Alpha Phi Omega.
Carson made his screen debut in an American reality television series Queer Eye, which was created by David Collins. The co-stars of this series are Ted Allen, Kyan Douglas, Thom Filicia, and Jai Rodriguez. The series was aired on Bravo, an American cable, and satellite television network.
Following this series, Carson frequently appeared in an American morning television show Good Morning America, which was created by Donald L. Perris and William F. Baker. This show is presented by numerous artist including Robin Roberts, Lara Spencer, Michael Strahan, and Amy Robach.
After his successful start as an actor, Carson made his movie debut in a romantic comedy movie The Perfect Man, which was directed by Mark Rosman. Ths cast members of this movie are Hilary Duff, Heather Locklear, Chris Noth, and Mike O'Malley. The movie became a huge hit and made a collection of $19.7 million at the box office against the budget of $10 million.
Similarly, Carson appeared in numerous other television shows and movies including How to Look Good Naked, Crowned: The Mother of All Pageants, True Colors 2008, True Beauty, Dancing with the Stars, RuPaul's Drag Race, The New Celebrity Apprentice, Worst Cooks in America, and 16 to Life.
Carson is an American by nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. He is an openly gay and is dating his boyfriend Esera Tuaolo, an NFL player, since 2016. The couple may get married soon in future. Since he has not married to his wife or husband, there is no way one can get a divorce. He does not have any children.
Carson earns a tremendous amount of money from his professional acting career. He has appeared in numerous movies and television series from which he must have collected a decent amount of salary. According to some source, his current net worth is estimated to be $7 million. ?