Naga Munchetty & Her Husband James Hagger's Life; Marriage, Children

Updated On 19 Mar, 2019 Published On

Naga Munchetty, a very familiar name and face for regular news viewers and even for those who are not big fans of watching the news channel, there’s a good chance you know Naga Munchetty, as her presentation and flair are very distinctive. The 40-year-old has been providing service at BBC since 2008.

Naga Munchetty presents Early Morning Bulletins on BBC News Channel and BBC world news. She is also a regular presenter on BBC One’s Breakfast. The 40-year-old is married to James Haggerwho is a TV director by profession.

The two tied the knots in 2010. Naga and James live in their home in Hertfordshire. The chances of divorce between the two are negligible, as it is clear that they have a very healthy married life, as described by Naga. Know more about the couple below.

Naga Munchetty Married Life With James Hagger

Naga has adopted her husband’s surname since their marriage and is now popularly known as Naga Hagger. The two don’t have any children yet. In an interview, Naga revealed that she does not feel ready yet for motherhood.

Naga Munchetty and James Hagger

BBC presenter Naga with her husband James Hagger


The news presenter has gone strength to strength since she commenced her career in journalism. She has won the Celebrity Mastermind in the 2013 and Hertfordshire de Paula Cup at Bishop’s Stortford Golf Club in 2012.

Naga Munchetty Love For Golf and a Multi-talented Lady

A golf addict by own admission, Munchatty revealed that she has more than a dozen of golf shoes. Her favorite golf players are Miguel Angel and Rory.

Born to British parents of Indian origin, Naga achieved her degree in English language and literature from the University of Leeds. She has a great knack for classical music and is herself a talented classical piano and jazz trumpet player.

Naga Munchetty hot

BBC presenter Naga Munchetty hot


5 feet and 1 inch tall Naga has a gorgeous tanned body and an iconic haircut that sets her apart from other news presenters. You can follow Naga Munchetty on Twitter to know more about her.

Where is Naga Munchetty now?

Naga Munchetty is one of the most beloved Breakfast presenters and has a great place in everyone's heart. Her calm demeanor and straightforward smart questions have helped her popularity to grow even more. So, the daily viewers of her shows are searching for Naga Munchetty frequently on search engines, which is not a surprise.

Here take a look at Naga Munchetty in her news studio.

Her fans are searching for Naga as she is not seen in her regular show, Breakfast Studio, but there is no need to worry because Naga has not left the Breakfast studio forever.

That's something good news for you news hounds. The thing is that Naga is just doing her job in Newsnight until the end of April. Even Naga also told all her followers the same thing. Check out the tweet.

Wait for some weeks and then you will again be hearing the good morning greeting from Naga and that some week is after 10 weeks.

Naga Munchetty Latest Controversies

Recently in BBC breakfast, the journalist, for the first time talked about the racist saying they are no more going to upset her with their abusive words and comments.

Journalist Naga Munchetty


Pointing towards the everyday tweets about her on several social networking sites, the reporter said,

"I’m on telly, I’m in your home, so if you want to criticize me, fine"

Adding further, she said,

"You don’t abuse someone while they’re doing their job, and you don’t make racist, sexist or bigoted comments."

Moreover, Naga didn't stop at that and commented on all those criticizing someone on the basis of race to be merely an idiot.

Naga, as it's her job, fights for the people and their rights but she is also the same in real life. How can anyone tolerate such act of racism when she herself tries to give justice to the people? We are all with Naga and we give her full support. Best of luck for this brave women and hope she stays true in her relationship and lives happily with her husband.

Quick Facts

How old is Naga Munchetty?

As of 2019, she is 44 years of age.

What is Naga Munchetty height?

She is 1.61 m, ie, 5 feet 3 inches.

What is Naga Munchetty net worth?

Naga owns a net worth of around $12 million, and her monthly salary is around $45,000.