Robin Roberts Bio, Age, Height, Partner, Salary, Net Worth

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Robin Roberts Biography

Robin Roberts was born on November 23, 1960. She is a television broadcaster in the United States. Roberts hosts ABC’s Good Morning America. After growing up in Mississippi and attending Southeastern Louisiana University, Roberts worked as a sports anchor for local TV and radio stations.

Roberts worked as an ESPN sportscaster for 15 years (1990-2005), and she was the first woman to co-host NFL Primetime. She was chosen co-anchor of Good Morning America in 2005.

Robin Roberts Age

Robin Roberts was born on November 23, 1960, in Tuskegee, Alabama, and grew up in Pass Christian, Mississippi, where she participated in sports such as basketball and tennis. She is 63 years old.

Robin Roberts Height

Robert Roberts stands at a moderate height of 5 feet 10 inches tall

Robin Roberts Education

She attended Pass Christian High School and graduated as salutatorian of the class of 1979. Roberts attended Southeastern Louisiana University in Hammond, Louisiana, and earned a bachelor’s degree in communication in 1983. She followed in the footsteps of her older sister Sally-Ann Roberts, an anchor at CBS affiliate WWL-TV in New Orleans.

Robin Roberts Family

Lucimarian (née Tolliver) and Colonel Lawrence E. Roberts are her parents.Robert has an older sister whose name is  Sally-Ann Roberts is an anchor at New Orleans’ CBS affiliate WWL-TV.

Robin Roberts Partner

In 2005, Roberts began a romantic connection with massage therapist Amber Laign. Even though her friends and coworkers were aware of her same-sex relationships, Roberts publicly admitted her sexual orientation for the first time in late December 2013.

In 2015, Equality Forum named her one of the 31 Icons of 2015 LGBT History Month. Roberts and Laign got married in September 2023.

Robin Roberts Salary

Roberts’s annual salary is upwards of $ 18 million, per the outlet.

Robin Roberts Networth

According to Celebrity Net Worth, she has an estimated net worth of around $55million.

Robin Roberts Career

In 1983, Roberts began her career as a sports anchor and reporter for WDAM-TV in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. In 1984, she joined WLOX-TV in Biloxi, Mississippi. In 1986, she worked as a sports anchor and reporter for WSMV-TV in Nashville, Tennessee.

From 1988 until 1990, she worked as a sports anchor and reporter for WAGA-TV in Atlanta, Georgia. She worked as a radio host on V-103 in Atlanta. She started working for ESPN as a sportscaster in February 1990 and stayed until 2005. “Go on with your bad self!” she said on SportsCenter. Roberts began working for ABC News in June 1995, specifically as a featured reporter for Good Morning America.

The Roberts-Stephanopoulos team returned Good Morning America to the top of the ratings; the show regained its position as the number-one morning show in April 2012, defeating NBC’s Today, which had held the position for the previous 16 years.

On May 19, 2018, Roberts co-anchored Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding at St. George’s Chapel in Windsor. Following Alex Trebek’s death in November 2020, Roberts hosted Jeopardy! for five episodes from July 19 to 23, 2021. Turning the Tables with Robin Roberts, a Disney+ interview series hosted by Roberts, premiered in 2021.

 

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