Ari Melber Biography
Ari Melber is an American journalist, attorney, and host. He is best known for serving as the Chief Legal Correspondent for MSNBC. Melber covers the Justice Department, Supreme Court, FBI, as well as legal issues. Moreover, he also serves as a reporter for NBC News and the host of The Beat with Ari Melber on MSNBC.
Melber went to school at the University of Michigan and later graduated with an A.B. degree in political science. Ari served for First Amendment lawyer Floyd Abrams at Cahill Gordon & Reindel from 2009 to 2013. In addition, he also started writing political columns for several news outlets. Soe of them are The Nation, The Atlantic, Reuters, and Politico.
Moreover, Melber spent around four years in the U.S Senate working as a legislative aide. As a result of good political writing, his work has been published in many books like America Now, At Issue: Affirmative Action and Move On’s 50 Way to Love Your Country.
While serving as a legal correspondent, he covered political issues, legal issues, and court cases. In addition, Ari was part of the MSNBC team that covered The Supreme Court which won an Emmy Award in 2016. Moreover, Ari has also has appeared in several shows as a guest host.
Ari received a special assignment from The Washington Independent in the 2008 general election. He had covered Obama’s campaign across the United States. Moreover, Melber had a 74-page report which was published in 2010. It was critically acclaimed and was mentioned in The New York Times, The Washington Post, Rolling Stone, and BBC.
Ari Melber Age | Birthday
Melber was born on March 31, 1980, in Seattle, Washington, the United States. He is 40 years old as of 2020. His birth name is Ari Naftali Melber.
Ari Melber Height | Weight
Melber stands at a height of 5’11” (1.80m) and weighs 72 kg .
Ari Melber Family | Siblings
Melber‘s family and siblings are not yet known to us. However, we will update this information as soon as it’s available.
Ari Melber Wife | Children
Melber got married to Drew Grant in 2014. Drew Grant previously worked as a staff writer and is currently working as Arts and Entertainment editor. However, they got a divorce in 2017.
Additionally, Ari lives in Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn. He is said to be dating Alexandra Daddario, the Baywatch actress. Melber and Alexandra Daddario met through their mutual friends. In 2018, they were seen for the first time on a lunch date in Cuban restaurant Cafe Habana Malibu. Moreover, the duo shared a kiss while leaving.
Ari Melber Net Worth | Salary
According to sources, Melber is currently estimated at a net worth of $4 million. His income is mainly attributed to his career as a journalist, attorney, and host. His annual salary is estimated to be $64,000.