Marc Lamont Hill, Bio, Age, Height, Weight, Al Jazeera, Net Worth, Salary, Spouse, Kids

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Marc Lamont Hill Biography

Marc Lamont Hill is a famous American television personality, activist, academic, and author. Hill is a professor of media studies and urban education at Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is currently the host of UpFront on Al Jazeera English. Prior to that, Lamont has hosted on numerous tv stations. He was the syndicated television show Our World with Black Enterprise and also hosts the online Internet-based HuffPost Live. Additionally, Marc was also the former a former political commentator for CNN and Fox News. Still on that, he was a BET News correspondent, but currently hosts VH1 Live! and reunion shows for Basketball Wives. During his work as a commentator at CNN, Hill was fired from his position after the remarks of the U.N. on the Israeli–Palestinian disagreement that were alleged to be illiberal.

Marc Lamont Hill Age

He was born in the year 1978 on the 17th of  December in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania United States. So hill is currently 43 years of age and he has yet to celebrate his 44th year birthday in December.

Marc Lamont Hill Height

Lamont is a tall handsome guy whose height is clearly seen in his photos. However, his height is approximately around 6ft and 3inches.

Marc Lamont Hill Weight

He appears to have a moderate body measurement weight despite him being tall, unfortunately, we don’t have the exact measurement of his weight but it is still under review.

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Marc was born and grew up in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania United States. However, there is no information about his family, so we will do our research and update you soon. During his childhood, he met his long-term friend and star of NBA basketball Kobe Bryant when he was at 14 years of age. Still on that, he was a close friend of Kobe Bryant till his death.

Marc Lamont Hill Education

After graduating from Carver High School in Philadelphia with good grades, Hill went to  Morehouse College, a private liberal arts college. He left the college before completing his course as he was always hunting out and getting into trouble most of the time.

Later joined Temple University, and here Marc did receive B.S. in education and Spanish in 2000. Additionally, after that, he later did graduate with both an MA and a Ph.D. from the University of Pennsylvania.


Lamont was a professor of urban education and American studies at Temple University from 2005 to 2009. At the end of 2009, he did join the Faulty of Teachers College, Columbia University as an associate professor of education.

Later in 2014, Hill joined the faculty at Morehouse College as an eminent Professor of African American Studies after leaving Teachers College. However, in 2017 May it was announced that he was re-joining the faculty of Temple University as the Steve Charles Professor of Media, Cities, and also Solutions.

Fox News

He did join Fox News Channel in 2007 as a political contributor, but in 2009 he was fired from the station. So during his work at Fox News, Hill was appearing on The O’Reilly Factor, Huckabee, and Hannity.


Before joining Fox News, Marc was at MSNBC and CNN, as well as  Court TV, and here he was a weekly contributor to the Star Jones talk show. After that in 2010 August, he became the host of the syndicated television show Our World with Black Enterprise.

In addition, in 2012 hill did join Huffington Post as a host of HuffPost Live. Besides all that, Hill was entitled in 2021 January as the host of UpFront on Al Jazeera English. Later in March 2021, Al Jazeera English did announce that Marc was going to be the anchor for Black News Tonight, a primetime show on the Black News Channel

Marc Lamont Hill Net Worth

Hill is a famous American television personality whose net worth is approximately around $ 1 million dollars.


The information about his net worth is not available but we will update you once we come across it.

Marc Lamont Hill Wife|Spouse

It’s unfortunate at the moment that information about him having a wife is not available, however, in one of his interviews he spoke of co-parenting his daughter with his ex-wife whom he didn’t disclose about her.

Marc Lamont Hill Books

  1. Seen and Unseen
  2. Except for Palestine
  3. We Still Here
  4. Mizna
  5. Gentrifier Marc Lamont Hill