Dan Abrams Biography
Daniel Abrams a native of Manhattan, New York is an American media entrepreneur, author, legal commentator, and television personality. He is the current host of the prime-time show Dan Abrams Live on NewsNation. He also hosts The Dan Abrams Show: Where Politics Meets The Law that airs on SiriusXM’s P.O.T.U.S. channel.
Abrams also serves as the Chief Legal Analyst of ABC News. He is also the creator and host of Court Cam. In addition, has previously hosted A&E cable network’s show Live PD and anchored Nightline. He was the chief legal correspondent and analyst for NBC News and the general manager of MSNBC. Abrams covered the O. J. Simpson murder trial during his time as a reporter for Court TV.
Dan Abrams Age
Abrams was born on May 20, 1966, in Manhattan, New York, United States. The television personality is 55 years old as of 2021.
Dan Abrams Height
Abrams stands at an approximated height of 5 feet 9 inches. He is of moderate weight. He has blue eyes and brown eyes. Abrams is a vegetarian. Further details about his body measurements will be updated as soon as they are available.
Dan Abrams Illness | Weight Loss
Abrams became ill in 2003. In 2004, he was diagnosed with testicular cancer. He, however, kept his diagnosis from the public. Dan lost a lot of weight due to the side effects of cancer medication. He underwent surgery to remove the tumor from his testicles and lymph nodes from his stomach. In September 2004, Dan disclosed his diagnosis to the public.
Dan Abrams Family
Dan was born and raised in Manhattan, New York. His parents are Floyd Abrams and Efrat Abrams. His father is a well-known attorney and an expert on constitutional law working as a legal representative at Cahil Gordon & Reindel. Dan has a sister called Ronnie Abrams. She was in 2011, nominated for a Federal judgeship by Barak Obama. She received her commission on March 23, 2012.
Dan Abrams Wife
Abrams is married to Florinka Pesenti. There is, however, no information about when the two got married. Abrams met his wife in 2009 at a party. They have two children together. Their first child Everett Floyd Abrams was born in June 2012. Florinka Pesenti is a public relations associate. She is best recognized for being the first female winner of The Amazing Race season three.
Dan Abrams Baby
Abrams and his wife have two children. Their first child is named Everett Floyd Abrams. He was born in June 2012. Information about his second child is still not disclosed and will be updated as soon as it is available.
Dan Abrams Career
Dan began his career in 1994 working for Court TV as a reporter. Among the stories that he covered during his time here are the O. J. Simpson murder trial and the assisted suicide trials of Dr. Jack Kevorkian. He became NBC News’s general assignment correspondent in 1997 and in 1999 a Chief Legal Correspondent.
In 2001, Dan got his own show on MSNBC called The Abrams Report began airing. Dan became the General Manager of MSNBC on June 12, 2006. He left MSNBC in October 2007 to put more focus on his new show called Live with Dan Abrams. The show was later renamed Verdict with Dan Abrams. After the end of the show in 2008, Dan joined NBC’s Today Show as a substitute anchor.
In 2011 he joined ABC as a Chief Legal Analyst. He also became a substitute anchor on Good Morning America. From NBC, Dan joined ABC as a Chief Legal Affairs Anchor and anchor of Nightline in 2013. Abrams became the host of A&E’s show Live PD in October 2016. He started hosting the Dan Abrams Live show on Newsnation on September 27, 2021.
On the 29th of July, 2009, Abrams launched Gossip Cop together with Michael Lewittes which was later acquired by Gateway Blend. Later that year he launched a news site called Mediate. In 2010 he launched Geekosystem. He has been able to develop more websites including; Styleite, SportsGrid, The Mary Sue, LawNewz, and Whiskey Raiders.
In 2018, Abrams started Ambo TV a Christian TV streaming service. In March 2010, Abrams released his first book Man Down: Proof Beyond a Reasonable Doubt That Women Are Better Cops, Drivers, Gamblers, Spies, World Leaders, Beer Tasters, Hedge Fund Managers, and Just About Everything Else. The book peaked at number 10 on The Washington Post bestseller list of July 17, 2011.
Dan Abrams Net Worth
Abrams net worth is estimated to be $25 million. He has made his wealth from his successful career as a media entrepreneur, television personality, author, and legal commentator.