Krystal Ball

Inside Biography

Krystal Ball is a veteran media personality who is better known for working on The Hill's news program Rising with the Hill's Krystal Ball and Saagar Enjeti. Shee co-hosted MSNBC's afternoon news/talk show, The Cycle. She was also the Democratic Party nominee for United States Congress in Virginia's first congressional district in the 2010 election.

Graduate Of The University of Virginia 

Krystal Ball was born on November 24, 1981, in King George County, Virginia, the U.S. Her full name is Krystal Marie Ball. As of March 2022, her age is 40 and her height is 5 feet 6-inch or 167 cm tall.

She holds an American nationality belonging to the white ethnicity. She is the daughter of Edward Ball and Rose Marie Ball. Her father is a physicist, whereas her mother is a teacher.

Ball graduated from King George High School then moved to the University of Virginia, where she graduated, receiving a bachelor's degree in economics. She also attended Clemson University for a year, where she even was a member of the swimming team. 

Career: What Is She Know For?

Krystal Ball is widely famous as the host of Breaking Points with Krystal and Saagar (2021). Previously, she is worked for the federal contractor CGI Group and traveled to Louisiana to a s sist in the courts' efforts to recover after Hurricane Katrina.

Ball has appeared as a political commentator and Democratic strategist multiple times on several television news channels. She has appeared on several news channels, including Fox News Channel, CNN, and CNBC. She is a contributor under contract for MSNBC and is a regular contributor to the Huffington Post.

Ball became one of the four co-hosts on a new MSNBC show, The Cycle, on June 25, 2012. She served as a co-host of her new job. On July 31, 2015, it was announced that the show had been canceled.

CAPTION: Host of Breaking Points with Krystal and Saagar SOURCE: Instagram @krystalmball

Ball represented Virginia's first congressional district in the U.S. House of Representatives in 2010 and was defeated by the Republican inc u mbent, Rob Wittman.

Ball has written a book named Reversing the Apocalypse: Hijacking the Democratic Party to Save the World. The book was published in 2017.

The book was based on the need of the Democratic Party to return to its New Deal roots by emulating Franklin Delano Roosevelt. Also, it also gives more information about advocating the interventionist agenda more economically than it has done in recent decades.

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Married To Jonathan Dariyanani After Divorce With Aaron Peterson

The former candidate of the Democratic congressional was married Aaron Peterson in 2006. However, the couple stayed in a relationship as a husband and wife for one year. They divorced in 2007.

Soon after, Ball met Jonathan R. Dariyanani and started having an affair. She tied the knot with her boyfriend, Jonathan Dariyanani, in 2008. She currently resides in Louisville, Kentucky, with her husband and children.

CAPTION: Krystal's children SOURCE: Instagram @krystalmball

The couple welcomed their first child, a daughter named Ella Marie, in 2008. She gave birth to her second child, a son named Lowell Maxwell, in 2013. The journalist currently lives in King George County, Virginia, along with her husband and three children. As per reports, the average house value in King George is $358,454.


In October 2010, Ball was put under controversy while she was in the final stages of her Congressional campaign. She received national attention when photos taken six years earlier emerged showing her at a holiday party dressed as a "naughty Santa," sucking a red dildo attached to her husband's nose and leading him around on a leash.

The event quickly became a launching point for Ball, resulting in her being called upon by various news organizations for her inputs on the challenges faced by women in today's society and political environment.

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What Is Krystal Ball Net Worth And Salary?  

Ball is yet to reveal her exact net worth. As of Hollywoodworth, she is said to have a fortune of $44 million in March 2022. On the othe hand, she is believed to be enjoying $14 million wealth. Krystall is reported to earn an annual salary of $3.5 million from her work. She has her personal investment of $25.8 million.

Krystal owns a few of the best luxury cars in the world. Her collection includes Mini Cooper, Mercedes-Benz, Alfa Romeo, and Ford, worth $1.1 millionBall lives in Louisville, Kentucky, where she bought a Luxury Home in 2011. The estimated value of this Real Estate Property is around $2.5 million

Krystal is also an author of a book called Reversing the Apocalypse: Hijacking the Democratic Party to Save the World, released in 2017. The book is priced at $9.99 for Kindle on Amazon.

Though there is little about her a s sets, the media personality owns a house in King King George, Virginia. The medium price of the house in Virginia is around $315k. Therefore, Krystal's mansion's worth can be over the average value. 

Social Media Profiles

As of March 2022, the News Personality is active on various social media platforms. She is available on Twitter (526.6k followers), Facebook (64k followers), and LinkedIn (30 connections).

Likewise, the certified public accountant's verified Instagram profile has 150k followers. According to Influencer Marketing Hub, she grabs $448.5 to $747.5 per sponsor post with an engagement rate of 1.15%.

by Bchrome, 2021-08-31 04:26:32

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