Natalie Morales (NBC News) Bio, Wiki, Age, Husband, Married, Family, CBS, Son, House, Salary, Net Worth

Natalie Morales Biography and Wiki

Natalie Morales is an American journalist who co-hosts and moderates the CBS Daytime discussion show The Talk. Prior to that, she was the West Coast host of Today and featured on Dateline NBC and NBC Nightly News for NBC News.

Morales relocated to Los Angeles in August 2016, following the Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, where she became the West Coast anchor of Today as well as Billy Bush’s replacement as host of Access Hollywood and Access Hollywood Live while continuing to work as a Dateline journalist.

Natalie Morales Age

Morales is 50 years old. She was born on June 6, 1972, in Taipei, Taiwan.

Natalie Morales Birthday

Morales celebrates her birthday on the 6th of June every year.

Natalie Morales Height

Morales stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches and weighs 58kg.

Natalie Morales Family

Morales was born in Taiwan to Penelope, a Brazilian mother, and Lieutenant Colonel Mario Morales, Jr., a Puerto Rican father. She speaks Spanish and Portuguese and spent the first eighteen years of her life as a “US Air Force brat” in America and abroad in Panama, Brazil, and Spain.

Natalie Morales Education

Morales graduated from Caesar Rodney High School in Camden, Delaware, in 1990. She graduated from Rutgers University with a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism & Media Studies and Latin American Studies. She was a Phi Beta Kappa member who graduated with honors.

Natalie Morales Husband and Married

Morales is married to her lovely husband Joseph Rhodes. In their marriage, Morles and her husband have been blessed with two children Josh and Luke Hudson.

Natalie Morales Children

Morales and her husband have two sons Josh born in 2004 and Luke Hudson born in 2008.

Natalie Morales Wedding

Morals and her husband held their wedding on August 22, 1998, in a wonderful ceremony attended by their family and friends.

Natalie Morales Salary

Morales receives an annual salary of $6 million from her career as a news journalist.

Natalie Morales Net Worth

Morales has an estimated net worth of $18 million as of 2022.

Natalie Morales NBC Wikipedia

Morales worked for Chase Bank after graduation before pursuing a career in media. She began her on-air career as the first-morning anchor at News 12 – The Bronx, working with News 12 – The Bronx’s initial news director, Roberto Soto, and founding studio directors Tom D’Elia, Brian Webb, Darryl Stith, and David Rein. She also worked for that network as a camera operator, editor, and producer. 

Morales then worked as a weekend anchor and reporter and morning co-anchor at WVIT-TV in Hartford, Connecticut, where she covered the Columbine High School massacres, Hurricane Floyd, the 2000 Presidential election, and the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.  She previously worked behind the scenes at Court TV for two years.

From 2002 until 2006, Morales worked as an anchor and correspondent for MSNBC. She covered major news stories such as the 2004 Presidential election, the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece, Iraqi prisoner abuse, Operation Iraqi Freedom, the Space Shuttle Columbia disaster, the 2003 Northeast blackout, the 2002 Beltway sniper attacks, and Scott Petraeus’ investigation and trial.

Natalie Morales CBS

Morales announced her departure from NBC News after 22 years in October 2021, and it was revealed that she will join the CBS Daytime talk show The Talk as a permanent co-host and moderator.

Natalie Morales House

Morales and her husband bought a $1 million home in Hoboken, New Jersey, in 2002, and enlarged it to 3,600 square feet in 2008. After Morales was named Today’s West Coast anchor in June 2016, the family listed the Hoboken townhouse and relocated to a property in Brentwood, California, the following month. The townhouse had sold for $3.1 million by October.