Ari Melber Biography
|Date of Birth:||1980 , March-31|
|Age:||39 years old|
|Birth Nation:||United States of America|
|Height:||5 Feet 11 Inch|
|Birth Name||Ari Melber|
|Father||Daniel M. Melber|
|Mother||Barbara D. Melber|
|Birth Place/City||United States of America|
|Married to||Drew Grant|
|Education||University of Michigan, B.A., (2002) Cornell Law School, J.D. (2009)|
|TV Show||MSNBC Live, The Cycle|
American journalist, Ari Melber has worked for various networks such as NBC News, All In With Chris Hayes, The Rachel Maddow Show, The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell. He has also worked as the Chief Legal Correspondent for the MSNBC. He is the host of MSNBC's The Beat with Ari Melber, which has grown the audience to over millions of average viewers. He is also a member of the New York State Bar Association too.
Melber has been married to Drew Grant, a pop culture reporter at the New York Observer from 2014-2017.
Early Life And Education Of Ari Melber
Ari Melber was born on the 31st of March, 1980 in Seattle, Washington. He is an American by nationality and belongs to White- American ethnicity.
Melber was enrolled in the Cornell Law School for higher education. He studied at the University of Michigan from where he graduated with a BA Degree.
Ari Melber's Career
Ari Melber started off his career by supporting the presidential campaigns of Maria Cantwell and then John Kerry. After graduation from the Cornell Law School, he went along to work for the lawyer Floyd Abrams from 2009 to the year 2013. Side by side, he started writing political columns for The Nation, Politico, Reuters, and The Atlantic.
Ari Melber was called upon by MSNBC next to become their guest host. His work was liked so much that he eventually climbed up the ladder to become the Chief Legal Correspondent of the channel in 2015 in April.
He has been the substitute host for several of MSNBC’s shows like The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell, The Rachel Maddow Show and much more. he has also co-hosted The Cycle and is a correspondent for The Nation.
This personality has also had his writings published in Politico, Reuters, and The Atlantic and he covers legal issues of the Supreme Court as well as the FBI and DOJ for the MSNBC. This versatile and well-known personality has also contributed his writings to several books to date.
How Much Ari Melber's Net Worth And Salary In 2020?
Ari Melber's net worth is around $5 million at present. His annual salary ranges around thousands of dollars, as the employees at the MSNBC are paid an average salary of $64 thousand. He has earned a lot working at NBC as NBC pays an average salary of around $72 thousand to their employees.
Awards And Accolades
Ari Melber won an Emmy Award for his Supreme Court coverage. Melber was also a correspondent for The Nation, where his writing focused on law, politics, organizing, civil rights, and technology issues. His writings have also appeared in The Atlantic, Reuters, and Politico.
Who Is Ari Melber's Wife?
Melber is a married man. He currently resides in Carroll Garden, Brooklyn, New York, the U.S. He married Drew Grant, a pop culture reporter at the New York Observer in 2014.
Drew Grant is also a journalist by profession and has been working for the New York Observer. The couple divorced in 2017. The reason for their divorce is unknown.
Is He Dating Anyone Following Their Divorce?
The veteran TV personality Melber is reportedly dating an actress Alexandra Daddario for a few years now. The couple was spotted having lunch together at Cuban restaurant Cafe Habana Malibu in August 2018. The couple also shared a passionate kiss at that time.