Tamron hall is a correspondent for the NBC News. She hosts the program of “MSNBC Live with Tamron Hall”. ‘Today’s Take’ is hosted by her and she is currently hosting the Deadline: Crime on the Investigation Discovery Channel. She has been associated with networks like KTVT Network, KBTX Network, MSNBC and WFLD network.
Early life and background
Born on 16th September, 1970, in Lulling, Texas, Tamron was brought up by mother Mary Newton and her step-father. Her step father was a very caring and loving man. He inspired Hall to become a journalist. Post her schooling, she got admitted to Temple University where she studiedBroadcasting Journalism through Bachelors of Art degree.
She started her career through KTVT, situated in Fort Worth, Texas. 1997-2007 was the period where she served under WFLD-TV. This was in Chicago, Illinois. Being a past resident of Chicago, she covered in details issues and topics related to Chicago politics. She has worked at different positions while working for WFLD, as a consumer reporter, general project reporter and s the anchor of a 3 hour episode in Fox News.
Tamron Hall has covered many stories and news while being at WFLD. One of them was a story of the most horrifying accidents concerning Amtrak in Illinois. Before Barack Obama announced his presidential run for 2008, Hall got the opportunity to interview him personally. She then joined MSNBC in the year 2007. Tamron worked as a fill-in anchor and general reporter at MSNBC.
From the time of 2010, she has been a part of “NewsNation with Tamron Hall” on MSNBC as an anchor. It does the reporting of entertainment news, prestigious celebrity interviews and global US news. It has covered major news of American events including Osama Bin Laden’s death, 2011 Launch of Space shuttle, Hurricane Isaac that occurred in 2012, etc.
July 2013 was the year, it was publically announced that Tamron Hall will start hosting a show called “Deadline: Crime with Tamron Hall” on Investigation Discovery. The program focuses on precise information of all the stories from valid sources.
Tamron was nominated for an Emmy Award for her segment, “The Bottom Line,” aired in 1999. She also writes for major publications and websites like Forbes, Huffington Post; etc.
Impact of sister’s death
In the year 2014,Tamron Hall got a call from police officers that her sister was found dead in a pool faced down. Reportedly this was a culmination of domestic violence. However, till this date, her murderer has not been found as yet. Because of this issue, a movement was started to fight domestic violence. The name of that movement is ‘Shine A light’.
The 1.75 meter tall dusky anchor is known to have a boyfriend in the form of Lawrence O’Donnell; a journalist, political analyst, actor, writer and producer.
She was in a controversial stir when the media questioned her relationship with a noted singer Prince in 2014, to which she denied saying they were just best friends.
Tamron Hall – Net Worth and Salary
Hall’s net worth is supposedly $5 million and an annual salary of $700,000 on an average.
She has a house in a posh locality of Manhattan, New York.