Stephen A. Smith is a popular sports television personality and American Sports, journalist. He establishes himself as a popular and successful actor and the radio host. Stephen is also known as the sports commentator in the ESPN First Take. He is also popular for his commentaries and his unique argumentative expressions.
- 1 Quick Biography
- 2 Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
- 3 Education, School/College University
- 4 Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
- 5 Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
- 6 Professional Life and Career
- 7 Awards & Nominations
- 8 Stephen A. Smith Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
- 9 Rumours and Controversy/Scandal
- 10 Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Stephen Anthony Smith was born on the date of 14 October in the year 1967. He was born in the Bronx, New York City, in the United States of America. But he was raised in the Hollis, Queens. Stephen belongs to a middle-class family and makes lots of efforts to achieve the fame that he is enjoying today.
|Full Name/Real Name:||Stephen Anthony Smith|
|Age:||53 years old|
|Birth Date:||14 October 1967|
|Birth Place:||New York, United States|
|Parents:||Janet Smith (Mother)|
|Height:||6 feet 1 inch|
|Profession:||Sports Journalist, Actor, Sports television personality, radio host|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$20 Million|
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
Stephen is 53 years old. He has a good height of 6 feet and 1 inch. His eyes are black in color, and he also has black color hair.
Education, School/College University
Stephen attended the Thomas Edison High School in Queens. Later he joined the Fashion Institute of Technology and got the basketball scholarship after one year in the institute. Through his scholarship, Stephen went to Winston-Salem State University in North Carolina. He used to play basketball there under his coach Clarence Gaines.
Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
Stephen’s mother’s name is Janet Smith, while his father’s identity is unknown. Stephen’s father was a manager of the hardware store. His mother died in the year 2017 due to cancer, and his father died in 2018. Stephen has four elder sisters and a younger brother and a half-brother. His one brother’s name is Basil, who died in a car accident. Stephen was raised with his sisters in the Hollis section of Queens. He has American nationality while his ethnicity is African-American.
Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
Stephen is single, and there is no information about his personal life. He always keeps his personal life low profile and does not reveal any information about his personal life to the media. He knows how to keep his personal life secret from the media. But he remains in controversy due to his statements that questions the women’s image.
|Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced):||Single|
|When did he get married? (married date):||No|
|Does he have any relationship affair?||N/A|
|Is Stephen A. Smith Gay?||No|
Professional Life and Career
Stephen A. Smith started his career as the journalist in the year 1994 along with the Winston-Salem Journal. At that year, Stephen also began working with the New York Daily News, Greensboro News, and Records. After that, he was also signed as the writer for the Philadelphia Inquirer.
In the year 1999, Smith started his television career and worked for CNN/SI. He was also appointed as the host of ESPN show in the year 2005 that is entitled ‘Quiet Frankly with Stephen A. Smith.’ He also started working for the Fox Sports Radio as the air contributor in the year 2009.
Apart from a journalist, Stephen is also an actor and makes his debut in acting on the ABC serial drama entitled ‘General Hospital. He also makes his appearance in the commercial series The Little Voice in Your Stomach.
Awards & Nominations
In the year 2003, Stephen was nominated for the NAACP Image Award at ESPN. In addition to this, he was also nominated for the NBA Awards as the ESPN analyst.
Stephen A. Smith Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
As of October 2020, Stephen A Smith has the estimated net worth of $20 million. He earns an annual salary above $3 million and enjoys high name, fame, and wealth due to his acting skills and as the sports television personality in America.
Rumours and Controversy/Scandal
there is no rumor about Stephen that he is dating someone at the present time. In addition to this, there is a rumor that he has a son from his past affairs, but it is not confirmed by him. He has been involved in the rumors and controversies for lots of time in his professional career. Stephen is also criticized for this expression and argumentative way of commenting. In addition to this, Stephen was suspended from ESPN for a week because of his bad commenting against women.
Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
His Facebook page has around 995k fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 4.33 million followers. On Instagram account, he has around 2.1 million followers.
Stephen A. Smith is well known for his appearance as a basketball analyst in the ESPN and as a host for their debate show entitled ‘First Take.’ Smith is also known for his aggressive and provocative analysis delivery as a host. He gains high name and fame in the industry with his skills.