Robin Roberts ABC, Bio, Wiki, Age, GMA, Salary and Net Worth

Robin Roberts Bio | Wiki

Robin Roberts ( Full Name: Robin Rene Roberts) is an American Award-winning television broadcaster. Currently, she is the anchor of Good Morning America on ABC News. Prior to serving at ABC News, Robin served at ESPN for 15 years as a sportscaster from 1990 to 2005.

Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame inducted her in 2012 and her myelodysplastic syndrome treatment was aired on the program that earned the coverage a 2012 Peabody Award. She also performed as an Acappella backup singer and a former member of the Barden Bellas in Pitch Perfect 2, a 2015 American musical comedy.

Robin Roberts Age

She was born on November 23, 1960, in Tuskegee, Alabama, in the United States. Robin is 61 years old.

Robin Roberts Height

She is a woman of above-average stature. Robin stands at the height of 5 ft 10 in ( Approx 1.78m).

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Robin Roberts Family

She was born to her father, Colonel Lawrence Edward Roberts, and her mother, Lucimarian in Tuskegee, Alabama, in the USA. Lawrence was a colonel in the United States Air Force with total military service of 32 years and a pilot with the Tuskegee Airmen. Robin is also the last born to four children including Sally Ann, Dorothy, and Lawrence, Jr. with the nickname of Butch.

Robin Roberts Wife | Partner | Amber Laign | First Husband

She is lesbian in nature. Robin fell in love and tied the knot with the love of her life, Amber Laign. Amber is a massage therapist and a co-founder of Plant Juice Oils. The couple has been together since the year 2005 and celebrates an anniversary of 16 years. Robin scarcely mentions her old online existence. However, she has addressed an abusive marriage with Evangelist Juanita Bynum, her co-worker.

Robin Roberts And Amber Laign Wedding

The two couple exchanged their wedding vows in 2005. However, Robin does not share any information about their wedding. Therefore, we do not have information such as the wedding venue, or where they went to enjoy their honeymoon. We are still digging into this section and we will keep you posted as soon as possible.

Robin Roberts Children | Daughter | Baby

According to our verified research, she does not have any children at this present moment.

Robin Roberts Education

She went to Pass Christian High School and graduated with honor as the class of 1979 salutatorian. Later, Robin furthered her studies at the University of Southeastern Louisiana based in Hammond, Louisiana, and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Communication in 1983.

Robin Roberts ABC | GMA | News | On Good Morning America

She is an anchor at ABC’s Good Morning America. The broadcast has won four Emmy Awards including the 2017 People’s Choice Award, for Favorite Daytime TV Hosting Team, and the Outstanding Morning Program thanks to her leadership. Robin was awarded the Mel Greenberg Media Award by the WBCA, which is the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association.

Additionally, Robin reported a series of emotional reports from the Mississippi Gulf Coast after it was annihilated by Hurricane Katrina in the fall of 2005.
She hosted the Academy Awards preshow for Abc on February 22, 2009, and again in 2011. Robin guest starred on Hannah Montana, Disney’s Channel in 2010, and made an appearance in season 4, episode 10.

Robin was honored with the Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Journalism in 2014. She is the 2018 Radio Television Digital News Foundation Lifetime Achievement Award receiver. Robin also co-anchored Prince Harry’s and Meghan Markle’s wedding on May 19, 2018.

Some of Robin’s other colleagues at ABC News include:

Faith Abubey – Reporter

Paula Faris – Senior national correspondent

Dianne Sawyer – Anchor

Deborah Roberts – Correspondent

Amy Robach – TV Presenter

Jim Avila – Correspondent

Robin Roberts Presents Mahalia

She is the executive producer of the program. It entails Mahalia who was born in New Orleans, started singing at a very young age, and journeyed to become one of the most revered gospel artists in the United States history.

Robin Roberts Leaves Gma

She has not yet GMA as she is currently serving there. Robin has stated that she is not planning to leave the News team any time soon.

Robin Roberts House

She has a beautifully decorated house with a pool in the backyard and also has an air and light conservatory. On weekends, Robin lives together with her partner in Connecticut, Amber Laign, and stays in a New York apartment on the weekdays to be closer to her work.

Robin Roberts Salary

She generates her monthly income by serving as an anchor at ABC News. Robin pockets an average salary of $87,746 annually.

Robin Roberts Net Worth

Having been instantly working in the journalism field with the proficiency of nearly four decades now, she has managed to accumulate good affluence in her career thus far. Online resources estimate Robin’s net worth to be $2,003,519.

Is Robin Roberts Married

Yes. She is a happily married woman to her long-time lover and better half, Amber Laign. They have been together since 2005.

Is Robin Roberts Leaving Gma

She has not revealed any plans on leaving Good Morning America. Robin just had to be apart from her lover, Amber who helped her with their home studio in Connecticut so as to be close to the main GMA studio in New York.

How Old Is Robin Roberts

She is 61 years old. Robin was born on November 23, 1960, in Tuskegee, Alabama, in the States. Thus, she relishes and commemorates her birthday on the 23rd of November each and every year.

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