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Full NameJemele Hill
First NameJemele
Last NameHill
ProfessionTV host and sports journalist
Birth CityDetroit, Mi
Birth CountryUnited States of America
Father NameJerel Brickson
Mother NameDenise Dennard
Gender IdentityFemale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseIan Wallace
EducationMichigan State University, Mumford High School
Height167 cm
Networth$8 M
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Date of BirthDecember 21,1975
Age48 years
Married DateNovember 10,2019

Jemele Hill is an American TV host and sports journalist who currently works with The Atlantic weeks. She previously worked as an anchor at SportsCenter at EPSN.

Married Life And Fiancé

The lady surrounded by controversies is no longer single. She is married to her boyfriend, Ian Wallace, who is a salesperson based on Detroit

The wedding took place on November 10, 2019 at the Monarch Beach Resort and was attended by her family and friends. 

She looked gorgeous in a white gown from Vera Wang

She wore a beautiful pearl necklace, and her shoes too had pearls on them. 

She shared pictures of her wedding a few days later with a caption, 

‘I just wanted to thank 

Jemele Hill Wedding Dress
Jemele Hill Wedding Dress Source: Instagram

The couple first met in 2014 but started dating seriously only a year later in 2015.

On December 28, 2018, she broke the news of her engagement with her fiancé Ian Wallace through her Instagram post where Ian is on his knees and can be seen proposing her with a beautiful ring.

She shared the picture with a caption, 

‘I’ve called 

Jemele Hill Getting Proposed By Fiance
Jemele Hill Getting Proposed By Fiance Source: Instagram

There have been a lot of rumors about the famous anchor. She was once rumored to be dating Michael Smith, her co-host from the show ‘His & Hers.’

After rumors of her having an affair with her co-host spread like a fire, she talked to the media and cleared about their relationship. 

She said that the two of them were nothing more than colleagues. She also disclosed about dating an English actor named Idris Elba. 

In an interview with the Curves she said that she has been dating him for two years in her mind, and he’s going to propose her later the same year.

Net Worth, Salary

She has an estimated net worth of $8 million beautiful, which she has accumulated through her career as a journalist.

According to PayScale, an American journalist earns an average salary of $40733, but an experienced journalist like her must be earning above the average amount.

She started her journey of being a journalist in 1997 with Raleigh News and Observer, where she worked as a general sports writer. Following this she also worked as a sportswriter for the Detroit Free Press from 1999-2005 and columnist for Orlando Sentinel from 2005-2006.

In 2006 she was hired by ESPN where she ran programs like Sports Reporter, Sports Center, Outside the Lines, and ESPN First Take.

She is a fearless writer and has been suspended several times for her controversial comments. She referenced Adolf Hitler in an article written about, Boston Celtics which led to her suspension. 

She, by the American government, as well as secretary Sanders for referring President Trump as a ‘White Supremacist.’ 

On October 9, 2017 she was suspended by ESPN for two weeks after she reported against the company guidelines ‘Second violation of our social media guidelines’. 

Just within a month of leaving her job at ESPN, she was hired by The Atlantic as a sports writer. Her job responsibilities there include covering news of sports, race, and politics. 

She has won awards that include North Carolina Press Association award for sports writing and Van McKenzie in Sports Media Summit.

She is living a lavish life with her husband Ian, as she can be seen traveling to expensive places for her honeymoon

The couple visited Lamu Island in Kenya and Dubai to celebrate their togetherness. 

Here is a picture shared by her with a caption, 


Jemele Hill HoneyMoon With Husband
Jemele Hill HoneyMoon With Husband Source: Instagram

She owns a clothing store named, which has collection of dope t-shirts. Her earnings from the store to add to her net worth.


  1. She was born on December 21, 1975.
  2. Her height is 5 feet, 6 inches.
  3. Her body measurements are not available. However she has, figure of a sportswriter.
  4. We cover most of the information about Jemele Hill as it is difficult to find on other wiki sites.

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Updated On Sun Mar 06 2022 Published On Mon Nov 25 2019 By paper-boat

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