Craig Melvin Biography


Craig Melvin

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Birth Name: Craig Melvin
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Birth Country: United States
Height: 5 Feet 6 Inch
Birth Sign: taurus
Age:   38 Years
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Recipient of Emmy Award for Best Anchor, Craig Melvin is a journalist, news anchor and correspondent from Untied States. He is mainly popular in the world for his work at NBC News and MSNBC. Talented Craig was born as Craig Delano Melvin in Columbia, South Carolina, United States of America to Lawrence Melvin and Betty Melvin. He is an American and is of African and American descent.

On 15th of October 2011, Craig got married to Lindsay Czarniak. Lindsay is an ESPN sports anchor. She also served as a sports reporter at WRC-TV for several years. As a married couple, they have been parents once.

Graduate of Wofford College with a Bachelor of Arts in Government, Craig began his professional career in 2001 as an anchor and reporter at WIS. He worked there for about eight years and then he joined WRC-TV. There he worked as a 6 PM and 11 PM Weekend news anchor. In 2011, he quit his job at WRC-TV and then he joined NBC News and MSNBC. In 2011, he began working as a MSNBC Live main anchor. Some of the hottest news he has covered is news about the Asiana Airlines 214 crash, the Sandy Hook shooting and the West Fertilizer Company plant explosion in 2013. His net worth is said to be around ‎$5 Million dollars.

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Born in Columbia, South Carolina, United States

1979 20th of May

Talented Craig was born as Craig Delano Melvin in Columbia, South Carolina, United States of America to Lawrence Melvin and Betty Melvin. He is an American and is of African and American descent. He is five feet and six inch tall. 

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Graduated from Wofford College

2001

He completed his high school education from some high school in United States. Soon after graduating there, he joined Wofford College and majored in Government. He finally completed his Bachelor of Arts degree in 2001.

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Began his professional career

2001

Graduate of Wofford College with a Bachelor of Arts in Government, Craig began his professional career in 2001 as an anchor and reporter at WIS. He worked there for about eight years and then he joined WRC-TV. 

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Won Emmy Award

2006

 Emmy Award is also one of the prestigious awards in the world. In 2006, he got nominated in this award for the first time in his life and that was for Best Anchor. He was also honored with this award that year. 

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Joined NBC News/MSNBC

2011

In WRC-TV, he worked as a 6 PM and 11 PM Weekend news anchor for about three years. In 2011, he quit his job at WRC-TV and then he joined NBC News and MSNBC. In 2011, he began working as a MSNBC Live main anchor. 

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Married to Lindsay Czarniak

2011 15th of October

On 15th of October 2011, Craig got married to Lindsay Czarniak. Lindsay is an ESPN sports anchor. She also served as a sports reporter at WRC-TV for several years. As a married couple, they have been parents once.

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Covered the news about the Airlines 214 crash

2013 of July

He has been serving at NBC News and MSNBC since 2011. Some of the hottest news he has covered is news about the Asiana Airlines 214 crash, the Sandy Hook shooting and the West Fertilizer Company plant explosion in 2013. 

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First child, Delano Joseph Melvin

2014

He became father for the first time in his life in 2014. He and his sweet wife, Lindsay Czarniak welcomed their first child together that year and that time it was a son and they named him Delano Joseph Melvin. 

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