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Willie Geist Net Worth

Willie Geist Net Worth is
$6 Million

Willie Geist's salary
$2.5 Million Per Year

Willie Geist Bio/Wiki 2018

He is also known to be one of the anchors of Today Show. William Russell Geist was born on May 3, 1975 in Evanston, Illinois, United States. He was born to some social worker, and a columnist, writer and news correspondent. After attending Ridgewood High School, he decided to take a degree at Vanderbilt University. He is currently married to Christina Sharkey with whom he has a son named George William and daughter Lucie Joy.

Willie Geist Net Worth $2 Million

In April 2005, he began working for MSNBC television as The Situation with Tucker Carlson’s senior producer. Willie Geist has also hosted shows like Morning Joe, Way Too Early with Willie Geist, Scarborough Country and Zeitgeist. Willie Geist’s journalism profession began at CNN Sports Illustrated where he worked as producer and editor. Later on, he got to work for CNN Sports as a reporter and field producer. There, he managed to cover special occasions like The NCAA Final Four, The Masters and The Super Bowl.

Full NameWillie Geist
Net Worth$6 Million
Salary$2.5 Million Per Year
Date Of BirthMay 3, 1975
Place Of BirthEvanston, Illinois, United States
Height6 ft 3 in (1.93 m)
ProfessionCommentator, Presenter, tv personality, humorist, journalist
EducationRidgewood High School, Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee
NationalityUnited States of America
SpouseChristina Geist (m. 2003)
ChildrenLucie Joy Geist, George William Geist
ParentsJody Lewis Geist, Bill Geist
SiblingsLibby Geist
NicknamesWilliam Russel Geist, William Russell Geist
NominationsNews & Documentary Emmy Award for Outstanding Live Coverage of a Current News Story – Long Form, Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Morning Program, News & Documentary Emmy Award for Outstanding News Discussion & Analysis
TV Shows“Tucker” (2005-2008), “Zeitgeist”, “Morning Joe”, “Scarbough Country”, “Way Too Early”, “I, Max”, “Sunday Today” (2016)
1Son, George Geist, was born in 2009.
2Brother of Libby Geist.
3Brother-in-law of Kevin Wildes.
4Willie and wife Christine grew up together.
5Graduated from Vanderbilt University.
6Son of Bill Geist and Jody Lewis Geist.
7Daughter Lucie Joy Geist born June 14, 2007.


Macy's 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular2016TV Movie
Kung Fu Panda 32016Dim (voice)
Donny!2015TV SeriesWillie Geist
1600 Penn2013TV SeriesWillie Geist
The Campaign2012Willie Geist


Tucker2005TV Series executive producer


Weekend Today2015-2017TV SeriesHimself - Host / Himself - Anchor / Himself - Correspondent / ...
Morning Joe2008-2017TV SeriesHimself - Co-Host / Himself - Contributor / Himself / ...
Today2010-2017TV SeriesHimself - 3rd Hour Co-Anchor / Himself - Substitute Co-Anchor / Himself / ...
Late Night with Seth Meyers2016-2017TV SeriesHimself / Himself - 'Tom's Hot Date'
Smoky Mountains Rise: A Benefit for the My People Fund2016TV MovieHimself
The Meredith Vieira Show2015-2016TV SeriesHimself
2016 Golden Globe Arrivals Special2016TV SpecialHimself - Host
Beat Bobby Flay2015TV SeriesHimself - Judge / Mentor
Lip Sync Battle2015TV SeriesHimself - Competitor
Macy's 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular2015TV MovieHimself - Host
73 Questions2015TV Series documentary shortHimself
Night of Too Many Stars: America Comes Together for Autism Programs2015TV SpecialHimself
The View2015TV SeriesHimself - Co-Host, Today
Live from Lincoln Center2014TV SeriesHimself - Host
How to Make a Man2014TV Special documentaryHimself
The Stars Are Aligned2014TV Movie documentaryHimself
The Approval Matrix2014TV SeriesHimself - Panelist
Night Late2014TV SeriesHimself
HuffPost Live Conversations2014TV SeriesHimself
Inside Edition2014TV Series documentaryHimself
Bethenny2014TV SeriesHimself
What We Wasted Our Year On2013TV MovieHimself - Host
Watch What Happens: Live2012-2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1992-2013TV SeriesHimself
The Cycle2013TV SeriesHimself
Way Too Early with Thomas Roberts2009-2012TV SeriesHimself - Host
The 9/11 Surfer2012TV Special documentaryHimself - Narrator
Rock Center with Brian Williams2012TV SeriesHimself - Correspondent
Charlie Rose2011TV SeriesHimself - Guest
IFC News: 2008 Uncut2008TV SeriesHimself
Tucker2006-2008TV SeriesHimself

Archive Footage

Inside Edition2014-2015TV Series documentaryHimself / Himself - Co-Host, Today / Himself - Co-Anchor, Today Show
Entertainment Tonight2015TV SeriesHimself - Co-Host, Today
Media Buzz2014TV SeriesHimself - Today Show Host
The Cartel2009DocumentaryHimself

Nominated Awards

2013EmmyNews & Documentary Emmy AwardsOutstanding News Discussion & AnalysisMorning Joe (2007)

Known for movies

IMDB Wikipedia

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