Andrew Ross Sorkin Biography and Wiki
Andrew Ross Sorkin is a well-known American Journalist, Author, and Executive Producer who works at CNBC as the Host and Anchor of CNBC’s Squawk Box and for The New York Times as the Financial Columnist & Editor-at-Large.
He is the founder and editor of The New York Times’ financial news service, DealBook. He is one of the co-creators of the Showtime television drama series ‘Billions.’ He is also well-known for his best-selling book ‘Too Big to Fall,’ as well as co-producing a film adaptation of his book ‘Too Big to Fall,’ for HBO films.
Sorkin has also appeared on NBC’s Today, ABC’s Good Morning America, PBS’s Charlie Rose and The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer, The Chris Matthews Show, and MSNBC’s Hardball and Morning Joe.
Andrew Ross Sorkin Age
Andrew is 43 years old as of 2021, he was born on 19 February 1977 in New York City, New York, United States of America.
Andrew Ross Sorkin Birthday
He celebrates his birthday on 19th February every year and his birth sign is Pisces.
Andrew Ross Sorkin Height and Weight
He stands at a height of 6 feet 3 inches (1.92 meters) and Weighs 132 lbs (60 kg).
Andrew Ross Sorkin Education
He attended Scarsdale High School and graduated in 1995. He enrolled at Cornell University in 1995 and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in communications in 1999, as well as being a member of the Sigma Pi fraternity. He began his career in journalism as a writer for the New York Times and as a student intern at the same station.
Andrew Ross Sorkin Family and Parents
Ross was born to Joan Ross Sorkin and Laurence T. Sorkin. He was born and raised in a Jewish family with his mother being a playwright and his father a partner at the law firm Cahill Gordon & Reindel.
Andrew Ross Sorkin Wife and Kids
Andrew is married to his lovely wife Pilar Jenny Queen. They held their wedding on 9 June 2007, that was attended by their close friends and relatives. They are blessed with three children namely Henry, Robin, and Sydney.
Andrew Ross Sorkin Salary
CNBC News’ Andrew Ross receives an annual salary of $200,000-$500,000 from his career as a news journalist. The normal pay of a news journalist ranges from between $ 24,292 and $ 72,507 which translates to an hourly average wage of between $ 10.15 and $ 31.32.
Andrew Ross Sorkin Net Worth
Andrew has an estimated net worth of $10 million as of 2022, from his successful career. Andrew’s primary source of income is his career as a Journalist. Through his various sources of income, He has been able to accumulate good fortune but prefers to lead a modest lifestyle.
Andrew Ross Sorkin DealBook
In October 2001, while working as a journalist for The New York Times, he launched DealBook, a newsletter about deal-making and Wall Street. It was one of the first Internet-based financial news aggregation services.
In March 2006, he launched a companion website on The New York Times, with updated news and original analysis throughout the day. In 2007, the newsletter received a Webby Award for Best Business Blog and a SABEW award for overall excellence. In 2008, the site received an EPpy Award for Best Business Blog.
Andrew Ross Sorkin CNBC Wikipedia
Sorkin joined CNBC’s news team in July 2011 and currently serves as the co-anchor of CNBC’s Squawk Box. He also serves as the host and anchor of CNBC’s Squawk Box and as the Financial Columnist and Editor-at-Large for The New York Times. He is the founder and editor of The New York Times’ financial news service, DealBook.
He is one of the co-creators of the Showtime television drama series ‘Billions.’ He is also known for co-producing a film adaptation of his best-selling book ‘Too Big to Fall for HBO films. He has also appeared on NBC’s Today show, ABC’s Good Morning America, Charlie Rose, and The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer on PBS, The Chris Matthews Show, and MSNBC’s Hardball and Morning Joe.
Before joining the cast, he was a frequent guest host on CNBC’s Squawk Box. He also hosted It’s the Economy, NY, a weekly seven-part, half-hour PBS talk show. It centered on how the city’s residents were being affected by the evolving economic crisis.
Andrew Ross Sorkin Billions
Andrew, Brian Koppelman, and David Levien co-created the American television drama series “Billions.” The show, which stars Paul Giamatti and Damian Lewis, debuted on Showtime on January 17, 2016. Billions are loosely based on the activities of Preet Bharara, the former United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, and his legal battles with S.A.C. Capital Advisors hedge fund manager Steve Cohen.
Andrew Ross Sorkin Books
- 20 October 2009 – Too Big to Fail: The Inside Story of How Wall Street and Washington Fought to Save the Financial System—and Themselves
Andrew Ross Sorkin Eye
Ross has a coloboma in his left eye. Ross says that it makes it look like his eyes are two different colors but he doesn’t think they are.