Star Jones is a renowned American lawyer, journalist, as well as a writer. She is popularly known for co-presenting a show known as ‘The View’ from the year 1997 to the year 2006. In addition to this, she also worked as an attorney as the NBC legal correspondent in which she ran a court show known as ‘Jones & Jury’. Now, let’s have a close look at the net worth of Star Jones in 2019.
Early Life & Biography
Star Jones was born on 24th March in the year 1962 I Badin, North Carolina in the United States. She has a black ethnicity. In her early life, she first stayed with her grandmother in her first 6 years since during this time, her mother known as Shirley Jones was in her college completing her studies. She then later moved to Trenton in New Jersey after her mother was married by the stepfather of Jones who was known as James Byard.
Star Jones then went to Notre Dame High School which is located in New Jersey from which she graduated in 1980. After this, she then went to an American University where she got a bachelor’s degree in management of justice, After this she went to the college of Houston law where she got a Juris Doctor Diploma in 1986.
Star Jones tied knots with Al Reynolds in who is an NBA All-superstar recreation in the year 2004. After this, she then commenced to officially call herself ‘Superstar Jones Reynolds.’ However, they separated in the year 2008.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Star Jones commenced her career by being a prosecutor in Brooklyn at the Kings County District Attorney’s Office from the year 1986 to the year 1991. After this, she was then promoted to the senior assistant district attorney in the year 1992. In addition to this, she was also a commentator in the Court TV for William Kennedy Smith rape trial. She also worked as a legal correspondent in the NBC Nightly News together with the NBC’s Today.
After this, she then joined the original four co-hosts in The View though she got some controversies while in this career. After having some surgery in 2003, she announced to go back to her career in her original network which was Court TV in which she went back as the new executive editor.
In addition to this, she was also featured on a celebrity version which was known as ‘Are You Smarter than a 5th Grader? She has additionally been known to be featured in films such as The Bad Girls Club Season 2, House Hunters, The Insider, The Celebrity Apprentice, Dr. Phil and many more. Following her success, she has gotten many awards such as the Emmy Awards among many other awards.
Net Worth & Earnings
Star Jones has an estimated net worth of $22 million. This is from the fortunate earnings she has made in her professional career line in which she has successfully gained much popularity as well as earnings. In addition to this, she has also written three books which have given her more earnings.
Star Jones has been praised due to her outstanding work in which she does in her career in which she has been featured in the television journalism, law together with being in the fashion industry.