Who is Drew Grant?
Drew Grant was born on the 25th May 1972, in Park Slope, New York City USA, and is a journalist and author, who came to prominence after marrying MSNBC host and journalist Ari Melber. However, the two have divorced, and Drew has gone on to achieve fame on her own. She was the Arts and Entertainment editor at The New York Observer, and is now a managing editor at Real Clear Life. If you want to find more about this prominent journalist, from her early life to most recent career endeavors and personal life as well, then stay with us for a while as we are about to bring you closer to Drew Grant.
Drew Grant Wiki: Age, Early Life, and Education
Drew has remained silent about her parents, such as their names and professions. Although born in New York, she grew up in Delaware, where she matriculation and then enrolled at Oberlin College, from which she obtained Bachelor of Arts degree in 2006, with a major in English Language and Literature.
Following her graduation, Drew joined website 236.com, as a Pop Culture Editorial Assistant. She remained at the online publication for a year and a half, before chasing other career goals. Then, she became a part of Jossip Initiatives, as an editor. Jossip Initiatives are a blog publishing company, which covers topics related to the entertainment industry. However, she remained there only around 10 months, after which she went to work for Nerve, an online magazine with a focus on culture, relationships, and sex. She continued to improve her skills and joined another pop culture online publication, Crushable.
In heaven, everything is fine. (Photo by Richard Alexander)
Rise to Prominence
She held the post for the next two years, becoming more skillful in her job which led to her joining the Media Group as a pop culture writer. However, just seven months into her new workplace, Drew was approached by The New York Observer, and had no hesitation in joining one of the most renowned magazines as its art and entertainment editor. Since then, Drew has become popular across the USA, however, according to her Twitter page, she is no longer employed at The New York Observer, but there no details as to why she left the popular magazine. Most recently, Drew joined Real Clear Life, where she now works as the Managing Editor. In addition to her work for The New York Observer, Drew founded the blog tvDownload, on which she wrote reviews of episodes of various television shows and series. The blog was active for some time before she stopped uploading content in 2015.
I love how in California, I’m basically one of the Lost Boys. pic.twitter.com/GGNobAq0Sy
— Drew Grant (@videodrew) November 8, 2018
Drew Grant Net Worth and Salary
Since launching her career, Drew has worked for a number of online and printed publications, which has steadily increased her wealth. So, have you ever wondered how rich Drew Grant is, as of late 2018? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that Grant’s net worth is as high as $500,000, while her current annual income is estimated at a minimum of $85,000. Undoubtedly, her net worth will become even higher in the upcoming years.
Drew Grant Personal Life, Marriage, Ex-Husband, Divorce
Drew hasn’t shared much on her personal life with her fans, remaining strictly professional, but we have managed to uncover a few interesting details about this prominent journalist. Drew was married to Ari Melber from 2013 until 2017, after the couple dated for three years. However, that apparently wasn’t enough the two soon divorced. They didn’t have children together. After the divorce, Drew has moved on with her life, and is now in a relationship with photographer Richard Alexander.
Her ex-husband Ari is a journalist as well, and works for NBC News and MSNBC, being the Chief Legal Correspondent for MSNBC, and he can be seen as the host of the show “The Beat with Ari Melber”, which became the best-rated show on MSNBC for the particular time slot – 6 PM. Since the divorce, Ari resides in Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn.
Drew Grant Internet Fame
Over the years, Drew has become quite popular on social media platforms, especially Twitter and Facebook. Her official Twitter account has close to 10,000 followers, with whom she has shared her recent career endeavors and her personal opinions and ideas, such as her thoughts on the new “Fantastic Beasts” film, among many other posts. You can find Drew on Facebook as well, but she has made this account more personal and you will have to ask her for friendship access. Nevertheless, you can still see her posts, such as this picture of her preparing for work, among others. Drew isn’t active on Instagram.
So, if you aren’t already a fan of this prominent journalist, then this is a perfect opportunity for you to become one, just skip over to her official pages.