Al Roker | Biography

Posted On: 30 Jul, 2014


Al Roker | Biography

Quick Facts

Date of Birth August 20, 1954
Age 64 Years 3 Month(s)
Nationality American
Profession Television personality
Wife/Spouse Alice Bell(div.), Deborah Roberts
Girlfriend No
Ethnicity Black
Is Gay/Lesbian No
Divorced? Yes(once)
Married Yes
Net Worth $30 Million Dollars
Height 173 cm
Weight N/A
Children/Kids Leila Roker, Nicholas Albert Roker

In the pregnancy process I have come to realize how much of the burden is on the female partner. She's got a construction zone going on in her belly. - Al Roker

Inspiring dad to three children and loving husband, Al Roker is best known in the United States of America as an weather presenter, book author, actor and a person who had weight loss over 140 pounds via gastric bypass surgery. He is currently employed to the reputed American commercial broadcast television radio network NBC as the weather presenter of the network daily American morning television show Today. On top of everything, his NBC’s morning show “Wake Up With Al” high rating has made him a multi-millionaire. Wake Up With Al excels at giving live weather updates and news to the American people. Nevertheless, he is also known as a long-term relationship and social expert who has helped millions of American households via his morning discussions on the show Wake Up With Al.  

As of 2014, his age is 59 and has been married for three times and has three children till now. His current wife is none other than his colleague and journalist Debroah Roberts. He is known as a person who knows about the complications in raising a kid because of his long experience of being married. Moreover his personality traits are progressing and thoughtful. Furthermore, he is happy with his current married life and constantly trying not to repeat mistakes of the past.

In an interview, he has said that he tried to act like a super dad to his daughter Courtney giving her constant gifts after his divorce with Courtney’s mother. Soon, he realized that it was a bad idea and left his unconscious habit.

Talking about his physical configuration, he has a tall height of 5 feet and 10 inches and has a normal weight for the man of his age. But in 2002, he was a fat man who weighed over 340 pounds. Anyway, the weight loss has proved to be good for the weather anchor except the White House incident where he pooped his pants because he wanted to pass out little gas but his newly re-constructed bowel didn’t support him. After that, highly professional Al decided to throw his underpants and continue his job without wearing anything.  

Nevertheless, he has a high net worth of $30 million to $35 million with high unknown salary. Born in August 20, 1954, in Queens, New York, Al has worked in other reputable organizations such as CBA affiliate WHEN-TV (weaher anchor), and WTTG (weather-caster).

On addition to his productive professional on-screen career, he is equally famous for his books

Morning Show Murders and The Midnight Show Murders

One can follow the talented weather anchor via Twitter and tweet him there. If you make him happy, he may give you a tour in his shining Mercedes Benz cars. Anyway, he is crazy fans of cars especially Mercedes Benz and likes to have timely tours. His twitter tweet name is @Alroker and his twitter description is:

“Husband, father, @TODAYshow on NBC Co-Anchor, & Wake Up With Al Co-Host on The Weather Channel. President - Al Roker Entertainment Inc & Roker Creative Media”

One of the major controversies he has had in his more than 40 years of acting career is the Olympic Logo controversy of Al that occurred on June 7, 2007.

Other wiki on his professional life and more information about the Olympic controversy can be extracted from Wikipedia’s biography on him.