Michael Medved Bio | Wiki
Michael Medved is a popular American author, film critic, and radio show host presently hosting The Michael Medved Show, a syndicated show from KTTH and syndicated via Genesis Communications Network.
Previously, he hosted “The Worst of Hollywood” where he discussed the worst movies produced by Hollywood. He is also a renowned author and has published several books including The American Miracle in 2016. In his free time, he loves staying home and spending time with his family.
Michael Medved Age | Birthday
He was born on October 3, 1948, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in the United States. Michael is 73 years old and celebrates his birthday on October 3 every year.
Michael Medved’s Height
He is a man of average height. Michael stands at a height of 5 ft 9 in (approx. 1.75 m).
Michael Medved Family
He was born in Pennsylvania but raised in San Diego under the loving care of his supportive parents David Bernard and Renate. His father was a scientist, Navy veteran, and defense contractor at Convair and NASA. His family later relocated to Los Angeles. Michael was raised in a Jewish home. He grew up alongside two loving siblings Harry and Jonathan.
Michael Medved Wife
He is happily married to his beautiful and loving wife Diane Elvenstar who is a convert to Orthodox Judaism. The duo has been married for over four decades and is currently proud to be sharing three grown children Sarah, Shayna, and Danny Medved.
Michael Medved Education
He attained his High School Diploma from Palisades High School and later enrolled at Yale University, where he was awarded his B.A. with honors in 1969. Michael decided to further his studies at Yale Law School, however, he did not complete his J.D. degree.
Michael Medved Books
Other than being a talented American host, Michael is among the best-selling authors and has published over twenty books. Some of his popular books include:
- The American Miracle (2016)
- Right turns (2004)
- God’s Hand on America (2019)
- Hollywood vs. America (1992)
- The 10 Big Lies About America (2008)
- The 5 Big Lies About American Business (2009)
Michael Medved Writer
After completing his freshman year at Yale Law School, Michael got a job as a head speechwriter for Joseph Duffey during his successful bid for U.S. Senate. He worked under Joseph for four years as a political consultant and speechwriter.
Immediately leaving politics he was hired as an advertiser and campaign coordinator for the police departments of San Francisco, Oakland, and Berkeley in order to recruit more African Americans and Hispanics into the police force. Soon he began writing and publishing books
Michael Medved Film Critic
He began his career as a film critic after joining CNN in 1980 and hosted “The Worst of Hollywood”, where he talked about movies that are considered to be the worst. Michael hosted the show for three years and left the network in 1983.
From 1984 to 1996 co-hosted a weekly movie review show called Sneak Previews alongside Jeffrey Lyons. Furthermore, he also worked for the New York Post as the chief film critic and reviewed over 700 movies within five years. As a movie critic, he received criticism from Roger Ebert and Jim Emerson.
Michael Medved Salary
He is rewarded remarkably by KTTH, where he hosts a syndicated television show. Michael’s average salary is $98,972 annually.
Michael Medved Net Worth
From his lavish lifestyle, it is obvious that he has accumulated a decent amount of fortune from his journalism career. Michael’s average net worth is $6 million.
How Old Is Michael Medved
He was born to his loving and supportive parents on October 3, 1948, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in the United States. Therefore, Michael is 73 years old.
Is Michael Medved Married
Yes, he is a loving husband to his beautiful supportive wife Diane Elvenstar, and are proud to be sharing three children Sarah, Shayna, and Danny Medved.
How Much Is Michael Medved
Having worked as a show host in America for over four decades, there is no shock that he has accumulated a desirable amount of wealth over the years. Therefore, Michael’s average net worth is $6 million.