Robin Rene Roberts, a renowned American TV host and anchor, was born on November 23rd, 1960, in Alabama, United States to Lawrence E. Roberts and Lucimarian. Her dad, Colonel Lawrence served in the US Army. Robin who is currently the Good Morning America anchor, is supposedly netting in a good sum of annual paycheck.
Robin Roberts Education Details
Robin attended Southeastern Louisiana University in Louisiana where she graduated with a degree in communication in year 1983. She later earned a scholarship from SLU for her exceptional performance in Basketball sport. However, she seemed not to like Louisiana State University very much and as an alternative enrolled in Southeastern Louisiana University. For more interesting facts about Robin Roberts, check out her biography cited below.
Robin Roberts Net Worth And Salary Details
Here are details regarding Robin Roberts’ pay, sources of income, net worth, collection of cars and houses.
According to the reports in the public domain, Robin Roberts net worth is approximated $25 million. By the year 2015, she was reportedly making $14 million as an anchor of Good Morning America. Since 2016, her pay was heightened to around $18 million per annum. Besides her paycheck, Robin owns a beautiful mansion in New York city. Well, this pretty much shows her incredible success in her broadcasting profession.
Robin Roberts Career Details
Robin Roberts’ career commenced in 1983 when she became a television sports news anchor and reporter at WDAM which broadcasts from Mississippi. After working for several channels in a span of three years, she switched to big stations located in Nashville and Georgia. She later joined the ESPN sportscasting team in the year 1990. This move was marked as the foundation of Robin’s extensive career as a prominent sports anchor.
Robin Roberts became part of the Good Morning America show in the year 1995 where she served as a reporter. After the show’s host Diane Sawyer parted ways, Robert was appointed as the show’s host. In the year 2010, Robin Roberts featured in the Hannah Montana show which aired on Disney Channel.
The celebrated broadcaster has written books as well. ‘From the Heart: Seven Rules to Live By’ was the first book which was released in the year 2007. From the Heart: Eight Rules to Live By’ was her second book, while, Everybody’s Got Something was her third one.
Talking about her achievements and awards, Robin Roberts has hosted the Academy Awards pre-show for two times. In the year 2001, she won the Mel Greenberg Media Award. Later, in the 2013, she was awarded ESPN’s Arthur Ashe Courage Award and The Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Journalism in the year 2014. In her entire broadcasting profession, Robin has received several other honors, which include Three Emmys. Recently, Robin was also inducted in the WNBA Hall of Fame.
Robin Roberts Dating History And Marriage Details
Robin Roberts is not married. In the year 2013, Robin publicly disclosed her sexual orientation by announcing that she was a lesbian and revealed that she had a romantic relationship with Amber Laign, her massage therapist and longtime girlfriend. The two don’t share any kids.
Robert had not yet expressed her truth about her lesbian relationship ever before. The two have been dating since the year 2005. If it were not the support she received from her family and Amber, he wouldn’t dare to talk about it in the open.
Robin Roberts Age, Height And Weight
Born on November 23rd, 1960, the 1.78m tall Robin is currently 58 with three siblings – two sisters Dorothy and Sally-Ann Roberts and a brother Lawrence E. Roberts Jr. Presently, Robin Roberts is a host of the show Good Morning America. Robin Roberts commenced her career as a broadcaster and worked in several channels between 1983 and 1986.