Bomani Jones is a renowned American sports journalist who works currently for the ESPN. He got much of his popularity through hosting a show known as The Right Time with Bomani Jones which was featured in the ESPN Radio. In addition to this, he is also a regular panellist on an American roundtable discussion show known as Around the Horn. Here are the complete details about the biography, career and the net worth of Bomani Jones in 2019.
Early Life & Biography
Bomani Jones was born on 26th August in the year 1980 in Atlanta, Georgia in which his actual birth name is Bomani Babatunde Jones. He was born to his parents known as Barbara Ann Pose together with Mack. He also has a sister known as Tayari Jones who is a popular novelist. Bomani went to Houston where went for his schooling in the city of Waller.
He joined the Clark Atlanta University after his high school from which he then graduated with a bachelor’s degree in economics in 2001. After this, he then joined Claremont Graduate University from which he got a master’s degree in economics, business and politics. After this, Bomani Jones went to the University of North Carolina located at Chapel Hill in which he also got another master’s degree in economics.
Talking about his personal life, Bomani Jones has kept it secretive in which he does not share information concerning his personal life. As a result, it is not well known whether he is single, or he is married, but he had said that he is single though he was formerly engaged.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Bomani Jones commenced his career in the year 2004 in which he commenced his career as a music and pop culture critic and used to write for AOL as well as for ESPN.com. Bomani Jones was then featured in a sports television show known as Outside the Lines in the year 2010 as a contributor as well as a panellist in another show known as Around the Horn. Jones also got featured in a YouTube channel known as SB Nation on internet shows known as Bomani & Jones as well as The Evening Jones.
In the year 2012, he was then regularly featured in a show known as Dan Le Batard is Highly Questionable that was aired on ESPN2. Following this, he was then signed for a 4-year contract with ESPN in the year 2013. He then commenced being featured as a co-host of show daily sports talk show known as Highly Questionable that moved to ESPN. He has had many achievements in his career by being featured in several films and shows.
Net Worth & Earnings
Bomani Jones has an estimated net worth of $6.5 million. This is from the fortunate earnings he makes from his professional career in which he earns an average of more than $500,000 on several radios as well as television shows. In addition to this, he also gets other earnings as a match commentator as well as being a sports writer on several magazines such as ESPN.
Bomani Jones is one of the most talented media personalities in which he has gained much popularity in most fans through his several shows he has been featured both in television and radio.