Jemele Juanita Hill is a well-known American sports journalist who does write for the ‘The Atlantic.’ She has worked for close to twelve years for the Sports conglomerate ESPN. She did write a column for the ESPN.com and had a chance to host a show that aired in the ESPN ‘His and Hers.’ In the year 2013, she went on, and she went on and succeeded Jalen Rose on the ESPN show that was titled ‘Numbers Never Lie.’ Keep on reading the net worth and earnings of Jemele Hill in the year 2019.
Early Life & Biography
Jemele was born in the year 1975 on December 21st in Detroit in the United States. Together with her mother, they moved to Houston in the year 1980 and later on went back to Detroit. She was able to graduate from the Mumford High School in the year 1993 from Michigan State University. Her excellent when it comes to covering various events has seen her get awarded several times.
It has been reported that at one time she was in a relationship with her co-host, Michael Smith. Currently, she has been dating Idris Elba, a well-known television personality who has featured in very many movies and television shows. In the year 2008, she got suspended after she made a tweet on Adolf Hitler. She is a very active social media person and serves as the member of the National Association of the Black Journalist.
Career, Awards & Nominations
She started to work on assignment sports writer for the Raleigh News & Observer. She then went on and became Sports writer for the Detroit Free Press. Here, she worked for six years and was used to covering basketball and the football from Michigan, She has also covered Olympic Games in the year 2004 and the NBA Playoffs. In 2005, that was she began to work as the Columnist for the Orlando Sentinel. She remained here until the year 2006 when she went on to become national columnist of the ESPN.com. Following this, she began to make various television appearances.
She has been able to appear in shows including ‘Sportscenter,’ ‘ESPNM First Take’ as well as ‘Outside the Lanes’. She has also had a chance to serve as sideline reporter of college football in the year 2012. In the year 2011, she went on and became sideline reporter of the college football in 2012. She continues to work for the ESPN in different positions.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Jemele Hill is estimated to over $5.5 million. This wealth has been generated from her career as a professional journalist from her early age and also worked in various media houses. She was able to accumulate a huge wealth chunk while working for the various media houses, in particular, News and Observer in Raleigh.
Jemele has remained to be among the most popular sports journalist in the world. She is such a talented and dedicated journalist who has shown passion for what she does. In the year 2017, she went on and made a very contentious comment against Donald Trump.