Alex Wagner Biography

Updated On Feb 20, 2019 Published On Nov 29, 2015
Facts of Alex Wagner
Date of Birth: 1977 , December-4
Birth Nation: United States
Name Alex Wagner
Birth Name Alexandra Swe Wagner
Nick Name "Alex"
Father Carl Wagner
Mother Tin Swe Thant
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Washington, D.C
Ethnicity White
Profession Journalist, Host
Working For MSNBC
Net Worth 3 million U.S dollar
Salary 400,000 U.S dollar
Eye Color Dark Brown
Body Measurements 35-25-35
Weight in KG 59 kg
Married Yes
Married to Sam Kass (m. 2014)
Children N/A
Education Brown University
Awards N/A
TV Show Now with Alex Wagner
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American television host, Alex Wagner is famous for anchoring the MSNBC Show' Now with Alex Wagner. She is also famous for being the liberal political commentator.

Alex Wagner's Early Life

Alex Wagner was born Alexandra Swe Wagner on 4th of December 1977 in Washington, D.C., the United States of America to mother Carl Wagner and father Tin Swe Thant.

Alex is of American nationality and belongs to the mixed ethnicity. She belongs to Burmese, German and Irish descent. She joined Woodrow Wilson High School and gained her primary education.

Alex Wagner's Career

Alex Wagner began working for Center for American Progress as the cultural correspondent and then in 2003; she became the editor-in-chief of The Fader magazine. She previously worked for MSNBC and has appeared in several of their shows like Countdown with Keith Olbermann and The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell.

Alex then began hosting Now with Alex Wagner in 2014 and aired its final episode on 31st of July 2015; it was also announced that she would appear in MSNBC hosting some new weekend show.

For now, she is busy with The Circus. Besides her journalism career, she is also an author and authored books, FutureFace: A Family Mystery, an Epic Quest, and the Secret to Belonging and Stories We Tell Ourselves.

Alex Wagner's Net Worth

As of early 2019, Alex Wagner's net worth is reported to be around $3 million that she might have collected from her journalism career. 

The worth of the hardcover of her book, FutureFace: A Family Mystery, an Epic Quest, and the Secret to Belonging is around $16.35.

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Alex Wagner's Personal Life

Beautiful lady with diverse ethnicity, Alex Wagner is a married woman. She had a wonderful day on 30th of August 2014 as President Obama and his family also attended her wedding ceremony. She got married to husband Sam Kass who is a former White House chef.

The couple has a child together, son Cy born in 2017.

Alex Wagner facts on timeline

Born in Washington, DC

December 4 , 1977

Alex Wagner was born on 4th of December 1977 in Washington, D.C., United States of America to Carl Wagner and Tin Swe Thant. She is an American and is of Burmese, German and Irish descent. 

Graduated from Brown University

1999

She joined Woodrow Wilson High School since she was child and she gained her primary education from there. After her high school graduation, she joined Brown University and majored in art history and literature, she received her bachelor’s degree in 1999. 

Married to Sam Kass

August 30 , 2014

Beautiful lady with diverse ethnicity, Alex Wagner had a wonderful day on 30th of August 2014 as President Obama and his family also attended her wedding ceremony. That day, she got married to Sam Kass who is a former White House chef.

Joined The Fader magazine

2003

Alex Wagner began working for Center for American Progress as the cultural correspondent and then in 2003, she became the editor-in-chief of The Fader magazine. There her focus was mainly in music and cultural and its movements from around the world.

Began hosting the show, Now with Alex Wagner

November 14 , 2011

American television host, Alex Wagner who is popular for anchoring the MSNBC show, Now with Alex Wagner is also famous for being the liberal political commentator. She began hosting this show since 14th of November 2011. 

Hosted last episode of Now with Alex Wagner

July 31 , 2015

She began hosting the MSNBC show, Now with Alex Wagner since November 2011. However, on 31st of July 2015 she hosted its final episode and the same time it was also announced that she will appear in MSNBC hosting some new weekend show. 

Net Worth

2019

As of early 2019, Alex Wagner's net worth is reported to be around $3 million.