| Date of Birth :|| Dec 21st, 1975
| Age :||42 Years old
Jemele Hill is a sports journalist born on December 21, 1975 in Detroit, Michigan. Holding American nationality and African-American ethnicity, her birth name is Jemele Juanit Hill. Her bio says that she is most popularly known for her long association with ESPN. She has featured and contributed in the channel’s cross-network platforms. Jemele is the co-host of “SportsCenter” since February, 2017.
Net Worth and Salary
Evident as it is that ESPN pays their hosts rather overwhelmingly, Jemele’s massive net worth of approx. $4million is a bulging proof of how long she has been with ESPN. Undoubtedly, Jemele receives an astonishing salary due to which her net worth is so high. Info about her salary in figures will be updated soon. Before joining university, she graduated from Mumford High School. She has attended Michigan State University and graduated with major in Journalism while she worked part time to sustain herself. Grown up in the sporty halo of Detroit, she was a sports enthusiast from her childhood. This ultimately shaped her career as she first worked as a general assignment sports writer for “Raleigh News & Observer”. In 1999, she was invited to work for the Detroit Free Press as a sports writer where she covered Michigan State football and basketball for six years. She then worked as a columnist for the Orlando Sentinel until 2005. Due to her exceptional talent, she was hired by ESPN as a national columnist on ESPN.com in late 2006. After finding a partner in crime in Michael Smith began in 2011, the duo began the podcast “His & Hers” which became a major success. She started featuring in “SportsCenter”, “ESPN First Take” and other shows. Jemele and Michael started hosting “Numbers Never Life” on ESPN2. This show further boosted her popularity and since four years later on February, 2017, she along with Michael has hosted “SportsCenter” till date. Hill is the recipient of the inaugural McKenzie Cup in 2007. She has also been indulged in a controversy after her certain tweet targeted to the game between Boston Celtics and Detroit Pistons.
The beautiful analyst and commentator has time and again been linked to many guys over the years. Jemele is not married nor does she have any ex-husbands. She has posted seemingly cozy couple pictures with some guy whose Instagram name reads H. Wood, although it is only guessable that Wood really is Jemele Hill’s boyfriend. Her co-host Michael Smith has been linked to her many times and some believe their chemistry on screen to be a result of their sprouting romance. In one of the tweets, Jemele said she was dating English actor Idris Elba and that they were in a relationship. It doesn’t seem legit in speculating Jemele to be a lesbian either.
Height and Weight
With an averagely short stature, Jemele’s height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.68 meters) perfectly compliments her overall appearance. She has black curly hair almost relevant to an afro, and dark brown eyes. Her skin tone also matches her dress up and stylish outfits. Sexy body measurements give her an appealing personality.
Wiki and Facts
She is a Christian by religion and her birth sign is Sagittarius. Jemele Hill is instantly reachable on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook alike. Her popular Instagram account has a decent amount of followers at 207K. Jemele is officially present on Twitter by the name @jemelehill and the account has 573K followers. She has an astonishing fan following regardless of a few controversies; her commendable works can be witnessed on ESPN. Her fans have comprehensively read Jemele’s bio on her personal website and Wikipedia too.