Cenk is a married man. He has been married to Wendy Lang since a long time. Wendy Lang is a lovely house wife and she is famous for being a marriage and family therapist. As a loving spouse, they have already welcomed two children together. His nationality is American and Turkish. He has Turkish ethnicity.
At the age of 8, Cenk moved to East Brunswick, New Jersey and he spent his childhood days there. There he got enrolled at East Brunswick High School and he earned his high school graduation from there. After that he joined University of Pennsylvania with a major in management. He also attended Columbia Law School from where he earned his Juris Doctor degree. He began his professional career as an associate attorney. He worked at the law firms of Drinker Biddle & Reath for several months. He also worked for Hayes & Liebman in New York City. He first made his appearance in the show as the host of a weekend radio show on WWRC. He also worked as a writer and producer of The Times. He is the creator of an American political commentary web series, The Young Turks (TYT). He created this series in the early 2002 and he also serves this web series as its main host. This web series is said to have more than 1,000,000,000 (a billion) views on YouTube, and over 5,000,000 subscribers. At the end of 2010, he joined MSNBC and began serving them as a contributor and substitute anchor for the network. Later on he was also named the host of the 6 p.m. Eastern slot on MSNBC. In 2011, he launched an American non-partisan political action committee called Wolf PAC. He has been earning lucrative amount of salary and his net worth is $3.5 Million.