Why Drew Grant and Ari Melber divorced? Wiki: Net Worth, Marriage, Facts, Affair, Family

Who are Drew Grant and Ari Melber?

Drew Grant was born in Brooklyn, New York City USA, and is a journalist, best known for being the founder of “TV Download”, and as the Arts & Entertainment Editor at “The New York Observer”. She was previously married to another popular journalist Ari Melber.


Ari Melber was born on 31 March 1980, in Seattle, Washington State USA, and is also a journalist, best known for his work with NBC on shows such as “The Beat with Ari Melber”. He also served as one of the hosts of the talk show entitled “The Cycle”. He was previously married to journalist Drew Grant.

The Net Worth of Drew Grant and Ari Melber

How rich is Drew Grant? As of mid-2018, sources estimate a net worth that is at $500,000, mostly earned through a successful career in journalism. As for Ari Melber, he has a net worth estimated at over $12 million, mostly earned through a successful career with NBC. As they continue with their respective careers, it is expected that their wealth will also continue to increase.

Why Did Drew Grant and Ari Melber Divorce?

Ari and Drew began their relationship mostly in secret, while Ari was working for several shows with NBC, while Drew was working initially as a staff writer. They started their relationship in 2010, and dated for three years before deciding to marry in 2013 in a private ceremony. They stayed together for four more years, but then separated and eventually announced their divorce. There was never any explanation of why they divorced, as they’ve mainly kept details of their relationship private. They never had any children together.

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There have been rumors since their divorce that Melber was already dating someone new, the rumors circulating as he was associated with many other popular journalists who are single. However, it was later confirmed that he is still single, and not yet in any relationship. It is different on Drew’s side however, as her social media reveals that she is dating someone new by the name of Richard Alexander, with whom she started a relationship in 2017. It seems that both of them have moved on since their divorce.

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Drew Grant Bio

While Drew Grant was born in Brooklyn, she spent her time growing up in Delaware with her family. She later attended Oberlin College and graduated with a degree in English Language and Literature in 2006. A year after graduating she started working for the website 236 as their Pop Culture Editorial Assistant, staying on staff there for one and a half years. She also worked as an editor for “Jossip Initiatives”, and as a blogger for the website “Nerve”. In 2011 she joined the Media Group as a pop culture writer, and also worked briefly for NBC as a staff writer, but she eventually became the entertainment editor for “The New York Observer”. She also launched the company called “TV Download”, and joined the publication “RealClearLife” in 2017.

Ari Melber Bio

Ari attended the University of Michigan, and graduated in 2002 with a degree in political science. He then moved to Washington D.C. and attended Cornell Law School, getting his Juris Doctorate in 2009. He initially worked for Senator Maria Cantwell, but also practiced in several New York law firms, focusing on copyright litigation, the first amendment and other topics. He also served as a legislative aide in the US Senate for four years, leading him to start writing a column for Reuters and Politico.


Eventually, he joined the MSNBC team as a legal correspondent, sharing his opinion on legal issues, court cases, as well as political issues. He won an Emmy Award in 2016 thanks to his work, and also appeared in numerous shows as a guest host. He covered Obama’s campaign throughout the US, and his reporting was critically acclaimed, earning him notice with some of the nation’s most popular publications.

Are Drew Grant and Ari Melber on Social Media?

Drew is active online through accounts with Twitter and Facebook. She has a few personal pictures on the website, but mostly uses her online platforms to promote recent entertainment news and some of the work she’s done relating to pop culture. She often covers television shows, and posts stories about mysteries, and other events happening around the world.


Ari on the other hand is active on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook, on which he expresses his opinion on current events. He also posts pictures with his family, and of himself behind the scenes at work, also using his online platforms to promote his show “The Beat with Ari Melber”.

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