Quick Facts of George Robert Stephanopoulos
- Full NameGeorge Robert Stephanopoulos
- Net Worth$35 Million
- Date of Birth1961 /02 /10
- NicknameGeorge Robert
- Marital StatusMarried
- BirthplaceFall River, MA, USA
- ProfessionAmerican Television Host, Political Commentator, Former Democratic Advisor
- Active Year1988-Present
- Eye colourDark Brown
- Hair colourBlonde/Dark Brown
- SpouseAlexandra Wentworth (m. 2001)
- Height5feet 5inches (1.65 m)
- EducationColumbia University (BA) Balliol College, Oxford (MA)
- Online PresenceTwitter (2.45M followers), Instagram (53k followers), Facebook (294k followers)
- ChildrenTwo (Elliott Anastasia Stephanopoulos and Harper Andrea Stephanopoulos)
George Stephanopoulos is an American television host, political commentator, and former Democratic advisor, best known for his work on House of Cards (2013), Spin City (1996) and Alpha House (2013). Moreover, he is a regular substitute anchor for ABC World News Tonight.
Goerge earns an impressive salary and has maintained a handsome amount of net worth from his career. Besides, he is married to Alexandra Wentworth. Together, the couple shares two lovely children, Elliott Anastasia Stephanopoulos, and Harper Andrea Stephanopoulos. Let’s take a glimpse of George’s career as well as his personal life.
Who is George Robert Stephanopoulos? His Bio & Wiki
George Stephanopoulos is one of the notable hosts in the television industry. He is known as the Senior Advisor to President, Bill Clinton, and later he became a news anchor. Moreover, he gained fame as a co-anchor on Good Morning America. Similarly, He hosted ABC’s World News and This Week.
George was born as George Robert Stephanopoulos on 10th February 1961, in Fall River, Massachusetts. He was raised by his parents, Nickolitsa “Nikki” Gloria, a director and Robert George Stephanopoulos, a Greek Orthodox priest. Moreover, George’s nationality is American and his ethnicity is Greek.
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Concerning his education, George attended Orange High School in Pepper Pike. Additionally, he received a bachelor of arts degree in political science summa cum laude from Columbia University in New York. He also enrolled in Balliol College at the University of Oxford. He also got Honorary Doctor of Laws from St. John’s University in New York City.
Inside of George Stephanopoulos’s Career
Talking about George Stephanopoulos’s career, he started his political career in 1988 when while working at the Michael Dukakis U.S. presidential campaign. After the campaign, he served Dick Gephardt, U.S. House of Representatives Majority Leader for a decade. On January 10, 2010, George announced his retirement from This Week as the permanent host. However, after his successor Christiane Amanpour, a journalist departed the show, he returned as the host in December 2011 became the Chief Anchor at ABC News in 2014.
Andrew McCabe tells me filing a civil lawsuit against Trump "will be an action against the Dept. of Justice primarily, and challenging the circumstances of my firing."
— GeorgeStephanopoulos (@GStephanopoulos) February 24, 2019
Following Diane Sawyer’s departure from World News at the end of August 2014, George became the Chief Anchor at ABC News while retaining his current roles on GMA and This Week. Furthermore, he is now the lead anchor for coverage of breaking news and major special events.
How much is George Stephanopoulos’s Salary & Net Worth?
George Stephanopoulos has an estimated net worth of $40 Million as of 2019. Moreover, he earns an impressive salary of $15 Million per year on Good Morning America. Moreover, he earns a salary of $8,000,000 as the chief anchor of ABC. Back in 2014, he was contracted with ABC in $105,000,000.
In 2014, George bought a 10th-floor apartment in the Upper East Side building located on 72nd Street at a cost of $2,200,000. Back in 2010, the apartment valued $6,500,000 with 3,300-square-foot, ninth-floor unit in the Upper East Side building located on 72nd Street. In 2003, the value of the first edition of Ernest Hemingway’s For Whom the Bell Tolls which George purchased at $675,000 when he appeared in the Pawn Stars episode, Buy the Book.
Furthermore, George donated $25,000 in 2012, 2013, and 2014, with a total of $75,000, to the Clinton Foundation. But, it didn’t disclose the donations to ABC News, his employer, or to his viewers.
Who is George Stephanopoulos’ Wife? His Marriage & Children
Coming up to George Stephanopoulos’s personal life, George tied the knot with Alexandra Wentworth, an actress, comedian, and writer in 2001 at the Archdiocesan Cathedral of the Holy Trinity on New York’s Upper East Side. Moreover, the couple shares two beautiful daughters, Elliott Anastasia Stephanopoulos, and Harper Andrea Stephanopoulos.
Besides, George hasn’t involved in any controversies and rumors neither didn’t anything false that someone raises a voice to her personal life and career. Hence, the couple is living a happy married life in Manhattan. Hopefully, we assume that George is busy with his work and wanted to become a successful man in the future.