Ari Melber is an American attorney and journalist for NBC News and host of MSNBC’s The Beat with Ari Melber. He was born to Daniel M. Melber and Barbara D. Melber on 31 May 1980.
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Education & Alma Mater
Ari grew up in Seattle, Washington where he completed his education. He graduated from the University of Michigan with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science. He has also earned his law degree from Cornell University.
A Career in Law & Political
After graduating from University, he entered the political arena. He worked for Washington’s Senator Maria Cantwell. He also worked on Senator John Kerry’s 2004 Presidential Campaign in Washington DC.
Having a degree in Law, he worked as editor of the University’s Journal of Law and Public Policy. He was interned in the Manhattan Public defender's office. Melber got an opportunity to work as Chief Legal Correspondent for MSNBC in 2015.
He covers the FBI, DOJ, Supreme Court and NBC News for MSNBC. His hard work led him to win an Emmy Award for the Supreme Court coverage. He often speaks and writes about law, civil rights, politics and technologies on his show.
Ari Melber Hip Hop
On July 24, 2017, he began hosting the show "The Beat with Ari Melber", in the 6 PM ET. In the show, he uses hip hop lyrics to explain political or legal scenarios.
He is also one of the cable anchors to pepper his on-air reporting with hip hop lyrics. Ari said:
"There are a lot of things that people learn and live through the culture first, and politics comes afterward".
Frist, Ari was in a relationship with Drew Grant who worked for the A&E The New York Observer. The couple first met in 2010 at a social event where they were amazed by each other’s company.
After staying in the relationship for three years, both decided to make their relationship official. The couple tied the knot in 2013 in front of their close family and friend.
They completed four years of married life eventually the pair took a decision to end their marriage. The valid reason was a lack of passion for each other. Now, Ari is dating The Layover actress Alexandra Daddario.
As of 2020, his net worth is reportedly around $200 thousand and an annual salary is $60 thousand. Not only his work is highly appreciated, but he also earns much money from his various TV projects for NBC and MSNBC.
Social Media Profiles
Melber is active in social networking sites like Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. He has a massive number of followers on media. He has more than 173k followers on Instagram, 612.7k followers on Twitter, and 75.9k followers on Facebook.
Ari often tweets about what's happening around the globe. He regularly posts informative materials to his viewer through Social Media.
Ari stands at a height of 5 feet 11 inches and weighs 72kg. He is fair-skinned with black and dark brown eyes.
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