| Date of Birth :|| Mar 8th, 1959
| Age :||59 Years old
Lester Holt also known as Lester Don Holt Jr., born on March 8, 1959 is an American anchor and journalist currently anchoring the weekday edition of NBC Nightly News and Dateline NBC. Holt, aged 58, has been in the field of journalism for more than three decades. Lester got married to his wife Carol Hagen in 1982 and has two children named Stefan and Cameron. His net worth is assumed to be around $12 million and his annual salary is calculated to be $4 million. More information regarding Holt's wiki and height is given below.
Net Worth and Salary
Talking about Lester's income, it comes off as no surprise that his net worth and annual salary is calculated in millions given his contribution in his profession for the last three decades. Holt has devoted his effort and time into building his career from the scratch and brought it to the position that he is in today. Holt's net worth was revealed to be a whopping $12 million and his annual salary was calculated to be around $4 million. According to his bio, Holt began his career in journalism in 1981 when he was hired as a reporter for WCBS-TV and started reporting and anchoring on KNXT in 1982. Holt spent 14 years as an anchor and reporter for WBBM-TV when he joined the channel in 1986. In 2000, Lester joined MSNBC and became a substitute anchor for NBC Nightly News while assuming full-time duties at NBC News in 2003. Holt became a permanent anchor for NBC's Nightly News starting May 9, 2007 which is still ongoing along with Dateline starting 2011. Holt has not only displayed his talent in journalism but has also starred in various movies to prove his versatility. He is made short appearances in popular movies like "The Fugitive", "U.S. Marshals", "Primal Fear" along with television shows like "Due South", "Early Edition" and "Warehouse 13".
Marital Status and Affairs
Holt married his wife Carol Hagen, a licensed real estate agent based in New York on 1982. Together, the couple has given birth to two children named Stefan and Cameron. Holt currently lives happily with his wife and two children in Manhattan, New York and shows no sign or possibility of divorce.
Height and Weight
Holt is a smart-looking gentleman who has an appealing height and fit body. Lester stands tall with 6 feet and 2 inches height and proportionate weight. Lester appears quite young for a 58 year old due to his fit physique and charming persona.
Wiki and Facts
Popular journalist and anchor Lester has a keen interest in playing bass guitar. Holt has also done a voice-over in the episode "Sandwich Day". He has received several awards and honours for his outstanding contribution in journalism including Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award, Honorary Doctorate from Pepperdine University and California State University and inducted into the California Hall of Fame. More facts and information regarding his bio and personal life can be found in Wiki and other Wikipedia pages.