Cooper Manning is an American TV host who is popular for the program ‘The Manning Hours’. Cooper Manning is a versatile man. Earlier he was a quarterback footballer but quit the game due to his health issues. Presently, he is also an energy trader and senior managing director of AJ Capital Partners. Let’s learn more about the career and net worth of Cooper Manning in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Cooper Manning was born on 6 March, 1974, in New Orleans, Louisiana, America. He is a son of a celebrity father. His father’s name is Archie Manning who was a professional football quarterback. His mother’s name is Olivia Manning. He is the oldest of 3 children of his parents. His brother’s names are Peyton Manning and Eil Manning who both are footballers. Cooper attended Isidore Newman School but during his high school, he was more active in football rather than the studies. Later, he attended University of Mississippi.
Cooper Manning is a devoted man when it comes to family and his love life. He got hitched with his girl friend Ellen Heidingsfelder in 1999 after dating for few years. Ever since, the couple has been together and they have 3 kids. As of now, their relationship is going smooth and they are a happily married couple.
Career, Awards, and Nominations
Being a son of a footballer, Cooper too followed his father’s suit. He was an exceptional footballer during the school and college days. But all of sudden, he was diagnosed with Spinal Stenosis which led him to quit the game. Then, he stepped into the trading profession and became a partner with Scotia Howard Weil which is an energy investment boutique. He remained with this energy firm for quite a long time.
In 2015, he decided to try his hands in glamour world. He hosted his own show ‘The Manning Hour’. The show gained a quick success and propelled his career to the next level. On the other hand, he was working on his business deals. In 2016, he came together with AJ Capitals Partners. Here, he was appointed as the senior managing director of investor relations. As of now, he is with this firm.
Speaking of his awards and nominations, Cooper hasn’t any major awards. When he was a footballer, he gained huge accolades and acclaim but could never bag any award under his name. And presently, he works in a field where it’s not easy to win the awards.
Net Worth & Earnings
Cooper Manning was a professional footballer and presently, he is an energy trader and TV host. Means, over his career, he has tried his hands in three professions. Though he was a footballer for a brief period of time, it has made some good amount of money for him. He has also churned out a great deal of money from his TV host career but the major source of his income surely comes from his trading business. He is estimated to have a remarkable net worth of $18 million.
Cooper Manning is really an inspiration for the people. Pursuing your dreams since the childhood and then giving them up all of sudden just because of the health issues is never easy. Cooper Manning has done it. He has not only got over his disease but also achieved success in other professions.