Lawrence O’Donnell Msnbc, Last Word, Bio, Wiki, Age, Wife, Daughter, Salary, and Net Worth

Lawrence O’donnell Biography | Wiki

Lawrence  O’Donnell ( Full name: Lawrence Francis O’Donnell Jr) is an American political commentator, actor, host, and television anchor. He currently serves as the host of an MSNBC opinion and news program called The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell. The program airs on weeknights. Before that, Lawrence served as the writer and producer for the NBC series called The West Wing ( he played the role of President Bartlet’s father in flashbacks).

Lawrence was also the creator and executive producer of the NBC series called Mister Sterling. Additionally, he appeared on the HBO series called Big Love as a recurring character. Lawrence launched his political career by working as an aide to U.S. Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan. Also, he served as a staff director for the Senate Finance Committee. Lawrence describes himself as a “practical European socialist”.

Lawrence O’donnell Age

He was born on November 7, 1951, in Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America. Lawrence is 69 years old.

Lawrence O’donnell Height

He is a man of above-average stature. Lawrence stands at a height of 5 ft 11 in ( Approx 1.8m).

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Lawrence O’donnell Family

He was born to his mother Frances Marie (née Buckley) and his father Lawrence Francis O’Donnell Sr. on November 7, 1951, in Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America. Lawrence is of Irish descent and was raised in the Catholic faith

Lawrence O’donnell Father

His father Lawrence Francis O’Donnell Sr. served as an attorney while his mother Frances Marie (née Buckley) was an office manager.

Lawrence O’donnell Wife | Married

He was married and live a happy life with his ex-wife called Kathryn Harrold. The couple exchanged their wedding vows in front of their friends and family on February 14, 1994. However, the union came to an end when their divorce was finalized in  2013.

Lawrence O’donnell Girlfriend | Tamron Hall

He was married and lived a happy life with his ex-wife called Kathryn Harrold from February 14, 1994. until 2013. Since then, Lawrence has seised sharing his personal life with the public. However, there were rumors in 2011 that Lawrence was dating American journalist Tamron Hall.

Lawrence O’donnell Daughter | Child

Before they divorced, he and Kathryn were proud parents to their only daughter Elizabeth Buckley Harrold O’Donnell. In April 2014,  Lawrence and his brother Michael were involved in a traffic accident as they were vacationing in the British Virgin Islands. He however returned to his MSNBC show The Last Word in June after two months of recuperation.

Lawrence O’donnell Education

He graduated from St. Sebastian’s School in 1970. While there, Lawrence was the captain of the baseball team and wide receiver on their undefeated football team. He later went to further his studies where he majored in economics at Harvard College and graduated in 1976. While at Harvard, Lawrence wrote for the Harvard Lampoon. He was also very popular among its members for his wit and sarcasm. In 2001, Suffolk University awarded him the Honorary degree of Doctor of Humane Letters (DHL).

Lawrence O’donnell Msnbc | Last Word

He became a regular contributor on Morning Joe with Joe Scarborough in 2009. Lawrence’s aggressive debate style on that program as well as others led to several on-air confrontations. One example is an interview with conservative Marc Thiessen on Morning Joe. The interview became so heated that Scarborough took  Lawrence off the air. In 2009 and 2010, he started appearing as a frequent substitute host of Countdown with Keith Olbermann. Lawrence did that particularly when Olbermann’s father was ill in the hospital. On September 27, 2010,  He started hosting a 10 p.m.

The Last Word show on MSNBC. It was announced on January 21, 2011, that Lawrence would take over the 8 p.m. slot from Keith Olbermann following Olbermann’s announcement of the abrupt termination of his show called Countdown with Keith Olbermann. The Last Word switched time slots with The Ed Show on October 24, 2011. The Ed Schultz took over the 8 p.m. Eastern slot while Lawrence’s show returned to the 10 p.m. Eastern slot.

Lawrence’s other colleagues at NBC include

Joe Dana – anchor

Mike  Tirico – sportscaster

Al  Michaels – sportscaster

Steve  Kornacki – correspondent

Courtney Kube – correspondent

Harry Smith – correspondent

Whitney Harding – reporter

Jonathan Lemire – analyst

Susie Gharib – correspondent

Laura Britt – host

Lawrence O’donnell Kerry Washington

Kerry Washington ( Full name: Kerry Marisa Washington ) is an American actress who was born on January 31,  1977, in the Bronx, New York City, NY, United States of America. She is currently 44 years old. Kerry is well known for Django Unchained, Ray, Scandal, and Save The Last Dance. Lawrence and Kerry Washington dated in 2008.

Lawrence O’donnell Books

His book titled Deadly Force: How a Badge Became a License to Kill was published on Jun 26, 2018. The book costs $10.99. The book gives, the riveting story of a 1975 police shooting of an unarmed black man in Boston.

Lawrence O’donnell Salary

He earns a reasonable amount from his hosting role at Msnbc. Lawrence has an average salary of $75,836 per year.

Lawrence O’donnell Net Worth

He has accumulated a good fortune from his journalism career, books, and podcasts. Lawrence has an estimated net worth of $2,476,132.

Who Is Lawrence O’donnell

Lawrence is an American political commentator, actor, host, and television anchor. He currently serves as the host of an MSNBC opinion and news program called The Last Word. The program airs on weeknights. Before that, Lawrence served as the writer and producer for the NBC series called The West Wing ( he played the role of President Bartlet’s father in flashbacks).

How Old Is Lawrence O’donnell

Lawrence is a 69-year-old American writer and journalist who was born on November 7, 1951, in Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America.

Is Lawrence O’donnell Married

Lawrence is currently not married. However, he was married and live a happy life with his ex-wife called Kathryn Harrold. The couple exchanged their wedding vows in front of their friends and family on February 14, 1994. However, the union came to an end when their divorce was finalized in  2013.

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