Nancy Grace is a renowned American television host, journalist, a legal commentator as well as a former prosecutor. She was mainly known for the courtroom centered shows such as Closing Arguments, Nancy Grace and Swift Justice. Keep reading this article to know more about the net worth of Nancy Grace in 2019.
Early Life & Biography
Nancy Grace was born on 23rd October in 1959 in Macon, Georgia in the United States. She was born to her parents known as Elizabeth Grace who was a factory worker and Mac Grace. In addition to this, she has two siblings in which she is the youngest of them all. She then joined Macon’s Windsor Academy where she graduated in 1997 after which she then went to Valdosta State University. After this, she then went to Mercer University. She then enrolled for the law school following the murder of her fiancée who was known as Keith Griffin in which she then became a felony prosecutor as well as a supporter of victim’s rights.
After the death of her fiancé on murder, she convinced herself in getting married in 2007 after she had settled with her longtime friend known as David Linch who was an investment banker from Atlanta. Together with her husband, they have twins who were born in the same year known as John David and Lucy Elizabeth.
Career, Awards & Nominations
On getting enough experience, Nancy Grace commenced her professional career by working at the Georgia District Attorney’s Office located in the Atlanta-Fulton County for almost 10 years. She made some improper statements in a 1997 murder and arson case which led her to be rebuked by the Supreme Court of Georgia. It was during this time that she got approached by the Court TV founder who approached her to do legal commentary show that she would host together with Johnnie Cochran.
She accepted the offer and was then featured in Court TV from which she was featured even in other courtrooms centered shows such as Closing Arguments and Trial Heat. While hosting the show in the Court TV, she then became a host for a legal analysis show known as Nancy Grace that was aired in CNN in 2005. She then ended her contract in Court TV to concentrate on her show on CNN. She has also been featured in the key conciliator known as ‘Swift Justice with Nancy Grace in 2010 to 2011.
Some of the other shows she has been featured include; Onion News Network, Law & Order, This Hour Has 22 Minutes, Saturday Night Live and Studio 60 On The Sunset Strip among many others. She is also a well-known journalist having written popular periodicals and journals and additionally authored fictional novels. She has been honored with 2 Gracie Awards on her Court TV shows.
Net Worth & Earnings
Nancy Grace has an estimated net worth of $30 Million. This is from the fortunate earnings she has been making in her successful career. Her main earnings comes from being a legal commentator in the television shows. She is also a board member of trustees of Mercer University.
Though she has been countered by legal issues, Nancy Grace has remained in her career through which she been on the public side from her television shows. Her career came as a result of her fiancée being murdered which gave her the interest of pursuing her career.