Tamron Hall Biography and Wiki
Tamron Hall is an American broadcast journalist and television host. She was the former national news anchor for NBC News, a day-side anchor for MSNBC, a host of the program MSNBC Live with Tamron Hall, and a co-host of Today’s Take, the third hour of Today.
Tamron Hall Age and Birthday, How Old is Tamron Hall?
Tamron Hall is 49 years old as of 2020. She was born on September 16, 1970, and was raised in Luling, Texas, USA. She celebrates her birthday on September 16.
Tamron Hall Height and Weight
Tamron stands at an average height of 5 feet 7 (1.70m) inches with a moderate weight. She appears to be quite tall in stature if her photos, relative to her surroundings, are anything to go by.
Tamron Hall Family, Sister and Parents
Tamron is the daughter of Mary Newton. In 2004, her sister Renate was found beaten and bludgeoned to death, floating face down in the small backyard pool of her home in Houston, Texas. The crime came after years of relationships with abusive men.
The two women were not blooded-related as Renate was the daughter of Hall’s stepdad. Renate was a mother of two. Speaking of her educational level, Hall received her Bachelor of Arts in Broadcast Journalism from Temple University.
Tamron Hall Husband Steve Greener, Who is Tamron Hall Married To?
Tamron Hall is married to her husband Steve Greener. The couple got married back in March 2019 and is the mother of his baby called Moses. Tamron welcomed her first baby with Steve Greener in April 2019. Tamron kept her pregnancy a secret until roughly a month before she delivered.
Tamron Hall Husband Age
Tamron’s husband Steve Greener is 53 years old as of 2020, he was born on June 26, 1967, in the United States. He also celebrates his birthday on June 26th each year. Greener will be 53 years old on June 28, 2020.
Tamron Hall Today Show
As of February 24, 2014, Hall was a co-anchor of Today’s Take, the show’s third hour with Natalie Morales, Al Roker, and Willie Geist. On March 20, 2015, Today show episode, Hall mentioned that she has often checked into hotels under the pseudonym DJ Warm Cookies.
Hall is the first African American woman to co-anchor the Today show. On the day she signed the deal, she wore the jacket of American singer and civil rights activist Lena Horne, which she bought from her estate sale. Horne remains a primary inspiration to Hall.
In July 2013, annunciations that Hall would host another series, Deadline: Crime With Tamron Hall, on Investigation Discovery. The series debuted on September 1, 2013.
The weekly newsmagazine series features two crime occurrences per episode with Hall and her investigative team digging deeper to uncover details on why/how things happened within each case.
Tamron dedicates the series to her older sister, whose death was ruled a homicide in 2004 and remains unsolved. Hall’s team is diligent in their efforts, in and out of the studio, to retrieve information from as many reputable sources as in this one-hour program.
On February 1, 2017, NBC News and Hall released a joint statement confirming that Hall departed from NBC and MSNBC, as her contract with the former would expire by the end of the month. Where Is Tamron Hall
Investigation Discovery honcho Henry Schleiff celebrated the 10th anniversary of the network on Wednesday by ringing the opening bell at NASDAQ with ID stars Paula Zahn, Chris Hansen, and Tamron Hall.
He also took the opportunity to surprise the former “Today” co-host Hall with the announcement of her new deal at ID. Hall hosted “Deadline Crime” for the network from 2013 till 2017 when her contract ended.
A spokesperson for Investigation Discovery told Page Six: “It’s a new deal and the show will be in the same vein as ‘Deadline Crime.’ She’ll be taping all-new episodes. The show will start filming in 2018 for an air-date in 2019.”
Deadline Crime With Tamron Hall
Journalist Tamron Hall knows firsthand the effect of violent crime, as her older sister was a murder victim in a case that is still unsolved. In each one-hour episode, Hall joins by a core team of correspondents with knowledge of law enforcement, to go beyond the headlines and explore not only what happened, but why it happened.
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Tamron Hall Net Worth
Tamron Hall has an estimated net worth of $5 million as of 2020. She has amassed this amount form her career as a TV personality for MSNBC and other networks.
Tamron Hall Today Show Salary
Tamron receives an annual salary ranging between $ 24,292 and $ 72,507 that translates to an hourly average wage of between $ 10.15 and $ 31.32.
Tamron Hall MSNBC
Tamron Hall anchors “NewsNation,” which airs weekdays from 11 a.m.-noon ET on MSNBC. “NewsNation,” which launched in 2010, features high profile interviews and in-depth coverage of the U.S. world and political news.
“NewsNation” has covered countless important American milestones, including a live broadcast from Ground Zero after the death of Osama Bin Laden, where President Obama joined the families of 9/11 victims to mark the occasion.
Besides her role at MSNBC, Tamron is a Co-host for the 9 a.m. hour of the “Today” show called “TODAY’S Take.” She has also hosted several special reports for MSNBC and NBC News, including “Making the Grade,” “Debating the Black Agenda,” several “Dateline” and “Rock Center” pieces, the 2012 London Olympics and “Education Nation: Teacher Town Hall,” which became nominated for an Emmy Award in 2011.
Tamron also served as correspondent of the NBC News special “The Inauguration of Barack Obama,” which won an Emmy for Outstanding Live Coverage in October 2010. Prior to joining MSNBC in July 2007, Tamron spent 10 years at WFLD in Chicago, where she held several positions including general assignment reporter, consumer reporter, and a host of the three-hour “Fox News in the Morning” program.
She also anchored the weekday mornings and served as a noon anchor. While at WFLD, Tamron covered several breaking news stories including one of Amtrak’s most devastating accidents in Illinois. She secured a one-on-one interview with Senator Barack Obama before he announced his run for the presidency.
Tamron was nominated for an Emmy for her consumer report segment, “The Bottom Line,” which she launched in 1999. Before joining WFLD, Tamron spent four years as a general assignment reporter at KTVT in Dallas. She began her broadcasting career at KBTX in Bryan, Texas, as a general assignment reporter.
Tamron is an award-winning journalist and was the recipient of Temple University’s prestigious Lew Klein Alumni in the Media award in 2010. Tamron is involved with several charitable organizations that strive to end homelessness and illiteracy, as well as others that fight domestic abuse.
She wrote a personal account of her sister’s death for the Grio.com in 2010, which garnered praise from several outlets for its honesty and attention to the often-overlooked issue of domestic and dating violence. Tamron is an active member of the National Association of Black Journalists.