Who is Greg Gutfeld from Fox News?
Born Gregory John Gutfeld on the 12th of September 1964 in San Mateo, California USA of Caucasian ethnicity, Greg is a TV personality, editor, producer, author and blogger, perhaps best known for hosting the eponymous “The Greg Gutfeld Show”, as well as “Red Eye w/ Greg Gutfeld” on the Fox News Channel. Other than that, he has made his presence in the public domain in numerous other ways, through the aforementioned vocations, being active in various lucrative businesses since 1995.
Early Life and EducationWhile there is currently no information regarding the early youth of the TV show host, it is known that he born to Jacqueline Bernice and Alfred Jack Gutfeld. There are no indications as to how Greg got an interest in what he does today, nor when this happened; he attended the boys-only Junipero Serra High School, from where he matriculated before enrolling at the University of California, Berkeley, and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English in 1987. It’s important to note that this is where Greg’s first big change of heart happened. According to his own words, he became a conservative by spending a lot of time with liberals at college, and later time with conservatives, which made him change his mind again, and become a libertarian.
Upon obtaining his degree, Greg instantly went on to get his first internship as an assistant to the conservative writer R. Emmet Tyrrell, who worked for “The American Spectator” magazine. However, he soon managed to get a better position, as he departed to work as a staff-writer at “Prevention Magazine”, which was also his first full-time job. Later on, he worked at “Rodale Press” for a full 10 years, this time as an editor, then in 1995 came his first highly paid job, as a staff writer for “Men’s Health”, likely due to his writing influence in the previous magazine. In 1999 he was promoted to editor in chief, but he was fired a year later for unknown reasons. However, he went on to gain employment at “Stuff”, also in the editor in chief position, and later also wrote for “Dennis Publishing”, “Maxim” and “The Huffington Post”, before ultimately starting his own blog entitled “The Daily Gut”.
Aside from being a well-known writer, Gutfeld is also a TV personality. He first joined the Fox News Channel in February 2007, and began by hosting his own show entitled “Red Eye w/ Greg Gutfeld”. In 2001 he also became co-host of the Fox News’ political TV program, “The Five”.
Curious. What fan sent this to me??? pic.twitter.com/JD4KvDcIW5
— GregGutfeld (@greggutfeld) September 13, 2016
It’s important to note that Greg also starred as himself in a few films and TV shows, one of which is the sitcom of big-time comedian Louis CK, entitled “Louie”. In an episode of “Come on God”, he starred as a parody host of his own aforementioned show, on 11 August 2011. Aside from a few more big screen appearances, and after some position shifting in the company, since May 2015 Greg has been hosting his own late night “The Greg Gutfeld Show”, still going strong.
Also An Author
Aside from writing for various magazines, Greg also wrote personally in his free time, and thus published his first book entitled “The Scorecard: The Official Point System for Keeping Score in the Relationship Game” in 1997. Since then he has published an additional 10 books, with the one entitled “How To Be Right: The Art of Being Persuasively Correct” is his latest work, published in 2015. According to Amazon, however, it looks like his most successful book is “The Joy of Hate: How to Triumph over Whiners in the Age of Phony Outrage”, which has 919 reviews and 4.5 stars on site, more than all of his other books.
The WifeSince 2003, Greg has been married to Elena Moussa – supposedly of Russian descent, although that is unconfirmed – who was a model before she became a photo editor. Elena’s LinkedIn profile reveals that she graduated from Parsons School of Design and Fashion Institute of Technology, while she also owns a business – a store called “Moussa Project”, established in May 2011. Currently, she is also an editor of the Russian version of the “Maxim” magazine. The two seem to have met and fallen in love during their mutual employment at the said magazine. To date, the couple have not had any children, and haven’t released information regarding any future family plans.
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Some sources have alleged that Greg Gutfeld may be homosexual, in spite of his marriage to, Elena, due to the fact that he was trying to construct the first Islamic-friendly gay bar in New York City, right next to the Park51 Islamic community center. News of this plan also brought rumors and questions about his real sexuality and religion. As far as the words of Greg himself state, he is obviously heterosexual, and he is an agnostic.
What is Greg Gutfeld’s Net Worth?
Have you ever wondered how rich Greg Gutfeld is, as of early 2018? According to various authoritative sources, it has been estimated that the current total of Greg’s accumulated wealth is somewhere around $4 million. Undoubtedly, the growth of this digit has been aided by his numerouss successes throughout his career as a blogger, writer, author and TV personality, while the largest contribution to this number is likely to have come from the aforementioned show that he is still hosting, allowing for a $2 million annual salary. As his career is still on the rise, his net worth is expected to continue growing.
Concerning the physical specifications of the renowned TV personality, there is no information regarding his vital statistics. However, several sources have reputed his height to be 5 ft 5 ins (1.65m). As for his weight, the information is currently not available to the public, until the star decides to release it.
Social Media Presence
Considering the fact that the largest portion of Greg’s net worth depends on the connection he manages to keep with the public, he is likely to be nurturing a close and flourishing relationship with his fans. Consequently, his Facebook account currently weighs in at almost 600,000 followers, while his Twitter account is even larger, close to a million, with his Instagram feed has just 82,000 at the moment.