George Stephanopoulos Salary, Net worth, Wife and Height
|Date of Birth||February 10, 1961|
|Working for||Chief Political Correspondent for ABC News|
|Children(s)||Harper Andrea Stephanopoulos, Elliott Anastasia Stephanopoulos|
|Qualification||Degree in political science|
|Education at||Columbia University|
|Net Worth(s)||18 million|
|Height||5 feet 6 Inch|
George Stephanopoulos is a popular American journalist who serves as the Chief Political Correspondent for ABC News. George was born on 10th February 1961 in Fall River, Massachusetts. He is of Greek ethnicity and has an American nationality. Before involving in journalism, he served as a political advisor for U.S Democratic Party. With a successful career, he receives huge annual salary from the channel making him one of the highest paid journalists in ABC. Having accumulated massive net worth, George Stephanopoulos is living a happy married life with his wife.
George hosts the widely-viewed show Good Morning America which comes on air through ABC News. He is also a co-anchor of Special Events. George Stephanopoulos father is a Greek Orthodox Priest and Dean Emeritus of Archdiocesan Cathedral of The Holy Trinity in New York while his mother was the director of national news service of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America for long time. He also considers himself as a priest as he followed parent’s faith. He is Christian by religion.
Education and Controversy
After moving from New York, he was sent to Orange High School in Pepper Pike in Ohio. He completed Bachelors in Arts degree in political science from Columbia University in New York. While he was in college, he was grabbed Harry S. Truman Scholarship. As his father wanted him to see as a lawyer his interest was in law as well which dragged him to join Clinton campaign. He became a leading member of Clinton’s Presidential campaign in 1992. Soon after, he became Senior Advisor on policy and Strategy in The White House. George penned a book titled All too Human: A Political Education became which proved to be one of the best seller. In 1994, A George Stephanopoulos real estate loan controversy was on rampant as Jack Anderson claimed that George sealed a commercial real estate net worth US dollar 835,000 with a below market interest rate with a bank. Later bank clarified it as a mortgage loan.
Salary and Net worth
Moving from White House in 2002, George started to host for this week. Soon he became Chief Washington Correspondent in 2005. He served as host on a Sunday morning talk shows dealing focusing on public affairs, World News Tonight, Good Morning America and many other broadcasts. In 2014 he became lead anchor for breaking the news. Along with journalism, George made appearances in various TV series and movies. Similarly, he has made guest appearances in the shows like The American President, Spin City, Friends, American Dad and Pawn Stars. He is being seen on television actively so it is very difficult for audiences to forget his face. George Stephanopoulos net worth is estimated somewhere around 18 million US dollars while he is being paid 8-million-dollar annual salary.
Who is George Stephanopoulos Wife?
There was a rumor that George was a gay though it was never proved. Perhaps he didn’t marry until the age of 40. George Stephanopoulos wife is Alexandra Wentworth is an actress, comedian and writer. The couple was married in 2001. Together they are parents of two daughters. As on this date, it is unlikely that George Stephanopoulos will divorce.
Height and Facts
George Stephanopoulos height is 5 feet and 6 inches. While comparing George with other newsmen like Anderson Cooper, he is among shorter newsmen. George Stephanopoulos can be followed in social networking platforms like Facebook and Twitter. George Stephanopoulos bio is being featured on Wikipedia along with many other celebrity portals.