Andy Adler Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 07 Oct, 2018
Facts of Andy Adler
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 10 Inch
Name Andy Adler
Birth Name Andy Adler
Nationality American
Birth Place/City San Diego, California
Ethnicity White
Profession Sportscaster
Working For CW New York (WPIX, Pix11 News)
Net Worth $1 million
Eye Color Dark-Brown
Hair Color Blonde
Body Measurements N/A
Weight in KG 82 KG
Married Yes
Married to Doug Ellin
Divorce Filed for Divorce in 2018
Education Stanford University (Bachelor of Arts)
TV Show Good Day New York
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American television personality, Andy Adler works as sports anchor at WPIX and hosts PIX 11 Sports Desk as well as Yankee Pre-Game Shows. She is a sportscaster and journalist having been worked as an anchor of NBC’s Today in LA weekend addition. She is former co-host of the Lakers Pre and Post Game Shows on Time Warner Cable Sports Net. Before that, she worked as the sports anchor for Fox in New York, WNYW. She has been working as a journalist for a long time. 

Early Life And Education Of Andy Adler

Andy Adler was born on August 19, 1981, in San Diego, California, U.S. She was born to American parents. She is American by nationality and belongs to the White ethnic background.

She attended at the Stanford University, where she served as news director and anchor for the University's television station. Also, she interned for the sports department at KPIX, the CBS affiliate in San Francisco.

Andy Adler took time off from school to move to New York and intern for the Late Show with David Letterman. She finally graduated with honors from the Stanford University.

Andy Adler's Career

Andy Adler has worked for various popular networks such as Fox New York, NBC LA, CW New York (WPIX, Pix11 News), and more.

CW New York (WPIX, Pix11 News) (2014-present)

Andy Adler has been the sports director and a weekend anchor for PIX11 News since 2014. It was announced that she was returning to New York as the sports anchor for Pix11 News in March 2014. She joined Pix11 News in 2014, as the sports anchor. She currently works as the host for PIX 11 Sports Desk

She has interviewed well-known personalities such as Magic Johnson, Alex Rodriguez, Keith Hernandez, Eli Manning, and just about every big name in sports, since her time at Pix11. She also works as the host of the Yankee Pre-Game Shows airing on the network. 

Additionally, Andy Adler is the host of "One on One with Andy Adler" showing up week by week on Sports Illustrated.com and on PIX11 News. Furthermore, She has the pre-amusement for the Giants, Jets, and Yankees. 

NBC LA (KNBC) and Los Angeles Lakers (2010-2014)

Before that, Andy Adler worked as the weekend co-anchor of Today in LA weekend edition and news reporter for Today in LA at KNBC. She joined KNBC in March 2010. She worked as the host for Prime Time News LA and also made appearances on MSNBC during the time.

She hosted the Los Angeles Lakers' pre and post-game shows for the 2012-2013 season. She hosted the pre and post game shows with NBA icons, James Worthy, Robert Horry, and Kurt Rambis. 

Fox New York (2007-2010)

Andy Adler started working at WNYW (Fox NY, Channel 5) in 2007, where she worked as the weekend evening sports anchor and fill-in host of Good Day New York. She also co-hosted the program Sports Extra during the time.

She worked as the field reporter for the New York Giants' pre and post game shows at the station and also covered the Giants' remarkable run and subsequent win of Super Bowl 42, serving as the field reporter from the location, which includes the Giants’ win over the Green Bay Packers, live from the 'Frozen Tundra'. 

Additionally, Andy Adler covered the Yankees' 2009 World Series Championship, the MLB All-Star Game, and hosted for the New York City Triathlon in 2008 and 2009. 

She has also appeared on the Fox Business Network. She hosted 'Brazilian Day' in front of an audience surpassing one million people, stretching across 6th Avenue and 42nd Street to Central Park while in New York. She left Fox in March 2010.

Early Career

Before being the sports anchor for Fox, Adler worked as the host of American Latino TV, a nationally syndicated, weekly magazine program focusing on American and foreign-born Latinos making a positive impact in American society.

Likewise, she hosted the evening magazine show Eye on the Desert and worked as a reporter for the 6 p.m. newscast at the CBS affiliate in Palm Springs, California.

She wanted to be a journalist soon after completing her graduation but did not know anyone in the industry. She applied to the NBC Page program in Burbank, CA and was admitted.  She quickly moved up from giving tours of the NBC Lot to working in the KNBC newsroom as an editors assistant and got her first job on-air as a reporter for the NBC affiliate in Monterey, CA for one year.

Andy Adler started her on-air broadcasting career at the age of 20. She became a reporter for KSBW, the NBC affiliate located in the Montenery.

Andy Adler was voted "Hottest News Personality" in 2009, by the Huffington Post. She made her film debut with a Cameo appearance in the 2011 American action movie, 'Fast Five' featuring the Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson. Adler credits her Mom as her closest companion and greatest motivation. Adler's first is Spanish.

Andy Adler's Net Worth And Salary

Andy Adler's net worth is expected to be around $1 million at present. She has earned a decent amount of salary from her journalism career.

She has worked for various popular networks such as Fox New York, NBC LA, CW New York (WPIX, Pix11 News), and more. She was voted "Hottest News Personality" by the Huffington Post. She also had a cameo appearance in the movie, Fast Five that grossed $626.1 million at the box office.

Andy Adler stands at the height of 5 feet 10 inches i.e 1.7 meters. She is active on Twitter and Instagram with thousands of followers. She has posted many pictures of her professional as well as her personal life on her social networking sites.

Andy Adler's Personal Life

Apart from her professional career, Andy Adler is active in charity works as well. She works with the organization named The World of Children's Award. She worked as the host of their Inaugural Golf Fundraiser honoring New York Giants' Steve Weatherford. 

She has also worked with the Children's Health Fund, presenting at the charity's annual fundraiser with the actress, Julianne Moore, and journalist, Jane Pauley.

She was married to Doug Ellin, an American screenwriter, and director, best known for creating the HBO TV series, Entourage, in September 2017. The couple became engaged after dating for two years. They have no children.

Doug Ellin proposed Adler in April 2017, in New Orleans. She is the second wife of Ellin. He was previously married Melissa Dana Hecht in 1996. They have two children. They divorced in 2009.

Doug Ellin filed for divorce shortly thereafter in April 2018, Eli Manning. The divorce has not been finalized yet.

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