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Biography

Dan Abrams :: Biography

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Dan Abrams's facts

Date of Birth 1966-05-20
Nationality American
Profession TV host
Working for ABC News
Ethnicity Jewish
Marital Status Single
Children Everett Floyd Abrams
Education at Duke University Columbia Law School
Height 5'9"
Place of Birth New York City, New York, U.S.
Boyfriend / Girlfriend Florinka Pesenti

Born on May 20, 1966, “Dan Abrams” is well known as American TV host, legal commentator, author and Web entrepreneur. Currently, he is working as a co-anchor to the show called ‘Nightline’. He is also serving ABC News as the Chief Legal Affairs Anchor. Prior to his association with ABC, he used to work for NBC News as a chief legal analyst. He has also worked for MSNBC as an anchor. Dan was born in Manhattan to a Jewish parents Floyd and Efrat Abrams. Dan celebrates his birthday on May 20. He completed his schooling from the Riverdale Country School in the year 1984. In 1988, he earned B.A. aum laude in political science from the Duke University. While studying at Duke University, he used to anchor newscasts on Cable 13. Then he completed Juris Doctor(J.D.) in 1992 from the Columbia University Law School.

Dan served for the Court TV as a reporter prior working at NBC News. He joined NBC news after leaving Court TV. In the NBC network, he worked from 1997 to 1999 as a general assignment correspondent. While working in the network, he covered the major news like Bush v. Gore Abrams. After working two years at NBC, he joined MSNBC. Abrams started his own show where he worked as a host. His show was named ‘The Abrams Report’ which officially started in 2001. He was offered the lead managerial position considering his good performance as a host of his show. He served as General Manager of MSNBC from June 12 to October 2007. In March 2011, he joined ABC news as a legal analyst and substitute anchor on the show called ‘Good Morning America’. While working as a member of ABC network, he got an opportunity to have access to all other networks platforms like The View, ABC World News with Diane Sawyer, Good Morning America, Nightline and The Katie Couric Show. He earned the title of Chief Legal Affairs Anchor while working at ABC News. Besides his media work, he launched a new site ‘Mediaite’ in July 2009 which was developed to appreciate the celebrity of the media. He also launched Gossip Cop along with Michael Lewittes. The website was developed to patrols the celebrity gossip universe. Apart from his hosting and websites work, he also became successful to establish himself as a writer. He published his articles in the Wall Street Journal, The American Lawyer, New York Times and Yale Law and Policy Review.

Moving towards his personal life biography, his marital status is single. Dan has not got married to anyone yet. But he has a living relationship with his girlfriend named Florinka Pesenti. From his living relationship with Florinka, he has a son, Everett Floyd Abrams. Till date, there is no news of his marriage with his girlfriend. Since he is single, there is no question arise of divorce.

The supremely talented and one of the on-demand journalists, Dan has a dashing personality. He has a charismatic personality with the height of five feet nine inches. Even though, he is entering in his fifty he has not lost his good looks. He looks younger than his real age. There is no doubt that, he is one incredible media person of today’s media glare. But to carry such an incredible work, he has worked so hard with true dedication. Through his hard work, he has been successful to achieve recognition and rewards in his career. He was once suffered from testicular cancer which put some break to his career. But he returned back to his work after surviving from such a dangerous disease. He was also fired form MSNBC, but despite of that, he kept on working to prove his tremendous skills. Dan might have gathered huge amount of property and net worth. However, his exact net worth value has not been exposed in the media. More information about him can be extracted from the other internet sites. His brief bio is also availbe on Wiki. He can also be followed on [email protected] for his latest updates.