Alex Wagner Bio, Age, Height, Family, Husband, MSNBC, Salary, And Net worth

Alex Wagner
Alex Wagner

Alex Wagner Bio

Alex Wagner is an American journalist best known for being the host of both Alex Wagner Tonight on MSNBC and Netflix’s The Mole reboot. She is also the author of FutureFace: A Family Mystery, an Epic Quest, and the Secret to Belonging. She was a contributor for CBS News and is a contributing editor at The Atlantic.

Previously, Alex was the anchor of the daytime program Now with Alex Wagner from 2011 to 2015 on MSNBC and the co-host of The Circus on Showtime. From November 2016 until March 2018, she served as a TV co-anchor on CBS This Morning Saturday. Alex has also been a senior editor at The Atlantic magazine since April 2016.

Alex launched a podcast with Crooked Media and Cadence13 in 2020. It addressed the COVID-19 pandemic. In the year that followed, Alex filled in for Nicolle Wallace on MSNBC’s Deadline: White House.

Wagner filled in for Rachel Maddow on MSNBC’s The Rachel Maddow Show, as well as Chris Hayes on All In with Chris Hayes in February 2022. In June of the same year, it was announced that Alex would host a show that assumes Maddow’s 9 PM slots on Tuesdays through Fridays as the former scaled back to Mondays only. Alex’s new show, Alex Tonight, premiered on August 16, 2022. In September 2022, it was announced that Wagner will be hosting Netflix’s The Mole reboot.

Alex Wagner Age

Alex is 45 years old as of 2022. She was born on November 27, 1977, in Washington, D.C., U.S. Wagner celebrates her birthday on 27 November and her zodiac sign is Sagittarius.

Alex Wagner Height

Alex stands tall at an average height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.68 m), and she Weighs 56 kg (123 lb). Wagner’s body Measurements or statistics are 31-24-33.

Alex Wagner Family

Wagner was born and raised in Washington, D.C. She is the daughter of Tin Swe Thant and Carl Wagner. Alex’s mother is an immigrant from Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar (Burma), who later became a naturalized U.S. citizen before attending Swarthmore College.

Her father, is, from Lansing, Iowa, and was of Luxembourger and Irish descent and is a graduate of Loras College in Dubuque, Iowa, He was a prominent Democratic Party political consultant who co-chaired Bill Clinton’s ’92 presidential campaign.

Alex attended Woodrow Wilson High School (renamed Jackson-Reed in 2022). She then attended Brown University and graduated in 1999, having studied art history and literature. Wagner was raised Roman Catholic.

Alex Wagner Husband

Wagner is happily married to her lovely husband former White House nutrition policy advisor and assistant chef Sam Kass. The couple tied the knot on August 30, 2014, at Blue Hill at Stone Barns, a restaurant in Pocantico Hills, New York.

The wedding was attended by then-U.S. President Barack Obama and his family, as Kass had been the Obama family’s personal chef since Chicago. Alex and her husband have two children together Cyrus born in 2017 and Rafael born on April 16, 2019.

Alex Wagner Salary

Wagner earns an annual salary of $2 Million from her career as the host of both Alex Tonight on MSNBC and Netflix’s The Mole reboot.

Alex Wagner Net Worth

Wagner has an estimated net worth of $10 million as of 2023. This includes her assets, money, and income. Wagner has amassed this huge amount from her successful career as a journalist.