Stephen A Smith Bio Mother Career Net Worth

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Stephen A. Amith

Stephen A Smith is an American TV, radio, and sports shows host. He is 54-year-old and based in New York, United States.

He works as a Pundit on ESPN Show, First take with Molly Qerim. Smith also works as an NBA analyst for different games every week.

He stands 6ft tall and is also a single father.

Stephen A Smith Biography

Stephen A. Amith

He was born in 1967 to his mother, Janet Smith in New York, United States.

He grew up in Hollis, an area in Queens. Smith has five siblings in his family and they are six in total.

The 54-year-old stands at least 1.85m tall.

His younger brother, Basil, and four sisters died in a car crash accident in 1992.

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His father was the owner of a hardware store. Smith has a parents from different backgrounds.

In 1986, he graduated from Queens’ Thomas Edison High School.

Stephen A Smith won a basketball scholarship to Winston-Salem State University, a historically black university in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, after one year at the Fashion Institute of Technology.

He revealed that he has two daughters in a December 11, 2019, interview with GQ. Smith’s daughters have only a one year gap between them at the time.

He used to be engaged, When questioned why he never completed the marriage, he explained that It didn’t turn out to be a good idea.

And he simply informed his sister the other day that it was none of her business. Something to do with his career and finances.

As he already stated, this is not a debate. And that if he wants to answer,  he will.

Smith is a supporter of the New York Yankees and the New York Knicks, two of his hometown clubs.

Stephen Career

Stephen Career

Stephen A Smith started his career in journalism working for different media outlets such as the Winston-Salem Journal, and others.

He worked for The Philadelphia Inquirer back in 1994.

However, he was relegated back to the role of general assignment reporter on August 23, 2007, after the Inquirer stated that he would no longer be writing columns.

The Philadelphia Inquirer discontinued its partnership with Smith in 2008, just as the sports presenter launched his site,

He returned to the Philadelphia Inquirer in February 2010 after winning an arbitrator’s decision to reinstate him.

Nevertheless only after agreeing to remove his controversial opinions from his website and shows.

He has a deep dislike for the Cowboys, frequently criticizing them with their sarcastic.

There was even a song written on Smith’s dislike for the Cowboys.

After losses, He has repeatedly insulted a particular commentator over the years and he is Michael Irvin.

However, previous and present ESPN workers are known to be big fans of the Cowboys.

Stephen Daughter

Stephen Smith Daughter

Stephen A Smith is the father of two daughters when it comes to his personal life and family.

Sports journalists, on the other hand, maintain silent about their daughters’ celebrity.

He has two daughters with his baby mom, who is also unknown to the rest of the world.

Smith has chosen to keep even the names of his daughters a secret.

However, Smith has never revealed the kid’s mother to the public.

Currently, the only thing the actor has revealed is that he is the father of two.

Despite being a single father, he happens to be the happiest man ever, and he is also a proud father as he normally described himself.

His mother is Janet Smith. She died on Thursday after battling with canncer.

The star of First Tech paid tribute to his mother on Twitter.

He lost his due to cancer and he talked about what she always love to say to him.

My mother used to tease me about how I never stopped talking to her.

What she didn’t know, and couldn’t possibly know, is that I’ve never been concerned with measuring her because I’ve always known she’s perfect.

She’s the most wonderful mother I’ve ever known. I’ve never met a woman like her.

The most amazing person I’ve ever met. I’ve never had a better friend.

Stephen A Smith Net Worth

Stephen Smith Net Worth

He has a net worth of $16 million. Stephen A Smith earns a good amount from his career as a host.

The sports television presenter, sports radio host, sports journalist, and actor is from the United States..

His estimated network as of 2022  is $16 million.

In 2007, the worldwide box office sales of his movie “I Think I Love My Wife” sum $13,200,000.
In 2014 and 2015, he earns an annual salary of $3,000,000 with ESPN.
In January 2015, he has a multi-year contract extension with ESPN which he earns $3,500,000.
Also in September 2015, he earns $1,000,000 as an annual salary with Stephen A Smith’s Sirius/MX radio gig.
He earns an annual salary of $3.5 million from his shows for different brands.

In January 2018, Smith was earning $1,000,000 as an annual salary from Stephen A Smith’s Sirius show.

While he also earns $3,000,000 as an annual salary with ESPN still for the year 2018.

Stephen A Smith is still working for ESPN till today after so many years since he joined the Sports Brand in 2003.

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