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Get to Know Rick Leventhal - Senior Fox News Journalist

Published Mon Jun 07 2021 By Aashika
Get to Know Rick Leventhal - Senior Fox News Journalist

Rick Leventhal is a popular American reporter who is well known as a senior correspondent for Fox News Channel. Also, he has spent a decade of his career in local news, anchoring as well as reporting markets.

Richard Gary Leventhal aka Rick was born in January 1960 in Christian County Kentucky. He is the second child among three children of his parents. After completing high schooling at Montgomery Blair High School in Silver Spring in 1978 and got graduated from American University.

Let's learn some interesting facts about him:

What's Net Worth?

Fox News Channel reporter, Rick Leventhal has a net worth of $5 million from his uprising career. He began his broadcasting career in the mid-1980s shortly after completing his studies. 

Since then, he has been traveling globally for events and world coverage news such as the "Flooding in Louisiana", "the ten-year commemoration of the 9/11 attacks", "the killing of Osama bin Laden", "Haiti earthquake", and many more.

Besides it, he also appears in a television show and series such as "All American New Year's Eve", "You Party with Fox", "Glenn Beck"  through which he made around $500,000. Rick has won the title of senior news correspondent who gained national popularity and earns $115,989 yearly, also listed his NYC condo for $825,000.

Family Background

Leventhal is the son of Dr. Allan Leventhal who is a retired psychologist and Carol Leventhal, the retired director of Greenbelt Cares in Greenbelt, Maryland. He grew up with siblings, two years older brother name Scott Leventhal and three years younger sister name Leigh Leventhal.

Married Life

Rick Leventhal is married to Kelly Dodd who is an American reality television personality "The Real Housewives of Orange County". The couple tied the knot on Saturday, October 10, 2020, in Santa Rosa, California. 

The groom shared pictures from the nuptial, they were in matching black outfits which looks stunning for both. He shared photos along with captioned the photo on Instagram "With the incredible Mrs. Kelly Levethal#10/10/2020 #grateful#rick&kelly". Since ever, the couple is together and happy.

Rick Leventhal with his wife Kelly Dodd on vacation. 
Image Source: Bravo Tv 


Leventhal is a father of two young girls. He has two lovely daughters from his first wife Penny Daniels. They became parents for the first time in 1991 with a baby girl name Veronica Leventhal who is an advocate, and activist, and social worker by profession.

Whereas, his second daughter was born in 1996 name Shoshana Leventhal. She is a vegan focusing on music, philosophy and completes women's studies at Goucher College. Both of his daughters are closed to him.

Rick Leventhal with his two daughters Penny Daniels and Shoshana Leventhal.
Image Source: Twitter

Previous marriage

Before marrying Kelly Dodd, Rick Leventhal was married twice. First, he was married to Penny Daniels, who is also an American reporter for WSVN- TV  in Miami. The ex-couple married got separated eventually, as there no information of their marriage and divorce. They share two children who are apparently with their mother after their separation.

Again, moved on with Beth Shak, who is an American professional poker player and fashion designer. They got married on June 9th June 2016, in Las Vegas. However, they filed for divorce in April 2017 after nine months of marriage and the reason for their separation was "irreconcilable differences".  The pair don't share any children.

A wedding day picture with Rick Leventhal with his second wife Beth Shak.
Image Source: Daily Mail

Social Media

The 61-year-old reporter, Rick Leventhal is very connecting with his fans through the social media platform. He has over 56.7k followers on Twitter and over 58.6K followers on an Instagram account. He usually shares pictures and videos of his wife and children spending quality time together.

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