Mehdi Hasan Biography
Mehdi Raza Hasan is a British American political journalist, broadcaster, and also author of Indian descent. However, he has been the host of The Mehdi Hasan Show on Peqacock since October 2020. In the year 2015, he moved to Washington D.C, United States to work full-time for Al Jazeera on UpFront. Additionally, as a host for the Deconstructed podcast produced by the online publication The Intercept from 2018 to 2020. Apart from being a journalist he is a co-author of a biography of Ed Miliband and was formerly the political editor of the UK edition of The Huffington Post. Additionally, the presenter of the Al Jazeera English shows.
Mehdi Hasan Age
Born in the year 1979 in Swindon, Wiltshire, England in July. Currently, he is at the age of 43 years old as of 2022.
Mehdi Hasan Height
However, he is a man of average height according to appearance. He actually, stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches which is also equivalent to 1.7m.
Mehdi Hasan Weight
Apparently, he is not heavy at all he has a moderate body weight. His actual weight is 60 kilograms which are also equivalent to 132 lbs.
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Mehdi Hasan Family
He was born in Swindon, England but his biological parents are immigrants of Indian Hyderabadi Shia Muslim. They are actually from the city of Hyderabad in Andhra Pradesh, South India. Although he has not really, disclosed much information about his family. We will do our level best to update this certain information.
Mehdi Hasan Education
Regardless, was privately educated at Merchant Taylors’ School Northwood a day independent school for boys at Sandy Lodge in the Three Rivers District of Hertfordshire. It is near the town of Northwood in North West London. Later on attended Christ Church, Oxford, where he read Philosophy, politics, and Economics. Eventually, he graduated in 2000.
Mehdi Hasan Career
Generally, he has worked as a researcher and then producer on LWT’s Jonathan Dimbleby program with a brief period in between on BBC One’s The Politics Show. Eventually, he became deputy executive producer on Sky’s breakfast show.
However, became a presenter on Al Jazeera’s English news channel in May 2012. Apparently, he has appeared on the BBC’s Question Time program and the Sunday morning programs. In the year 2013, he took part in a debate at the Oxford Union to consider whether Islam is a peaceful religion.
Apparently, he who is an Ithna Asheri Shia Muslim vouched for Islam as a religion of peace, citing political and cultural reasons for violence in Muslim-majority countries, as opposed to holding the religion of Islam responsible.
Nevertheless, he began a podcast in 2018 entitled Deconstructed, produced by the investigative journalism website The Intercept. On air, he would discuss recent news topics and host guests.
Currently, he hosts The Mehdi Hasan Show on the online service Peacock since Oct 2020 airing weeknights at 7 pm Eastern. Moreover, he launched the same show on MSNBC every Sunday evening in March 2021. In addition to that, he is also the fill-in host on MSNBC’s All In with Chris Hayes, The Rachel Maddow Show, and The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell.
Mehdi Hasan Net worth
Presently, he has an estimated net worth of around $1 million to $10 million. We do not have the exact amount of his net worth.
He receives an annual salary of around $24,292 to $72,507 which is quite satisfying having the fact that he has other ways of earning income.
Today he is in a happy marriage to his beautiful wife Rakhshanda Hasan. Additionally, the couple is the proud parent of two children