Ana Kasparian is an American political commentator, university speaker, and a feted writer. Ana Kasparian breaks down the latest political affair and national issues entrancing the national audience to tune into the online show ‘The Young Turks’.
She has been co-anchor since 2008. Apart from working on YouTube liberal commentary and news show, she was also a contributor to the network television rendition of ‘The Point’ broadcast on Current TV.
- Birthday: July 7, 1986 (Age 32)
- Ethnicity: Armenian
- Nationality: American
- Profession: Political Pundit, news talk show anchor, and lecturer
Ana Kasparian Family: Husband & Children
Ana Kasparian is married to Christian Lopez, a pro baseball player and model for two years.
The couple was so much in love with each other that they couldn’t wait for a set date of September 2016 and elope a year before, exchanging vows on a business trip.
Ana, a native of Northridge, Los Angeles was born to Armenian descent parents Misak Kirakos Kasparian and Zabel Kasparian.
Her familial grandparents who experienced Armenian genocide in 1915 had emigrated from Armenia to LA and since then they resided in the city.
- Parents: Misak Kirakos Kasparian and Zabel Kasparian
- Husband: Christian Lopez
- Children: N/A
- Marital Status: Married
Growing up in Armenian clan at Reseda, she was unacquainted of English lingo throughout childhood, attending the Kindergarten without learning a word of English.
With passing time, she became conscious of English learning it swiftly watching television especially Sesame Street, educational TV series, which came as a great help for Ana.
When 3, she began performing ballet and continued it for 16 years executing professionally. During this time, she attended Valley Alternative Magnet High School in San Fernando Valley and since graduating in 2004, she enrolled at Northridge centered California State University.
In 2007, she earned a degree in Bachelor of Arts, Journalism from CSUN and three years later she obtained Master of Political Science.
It has been over two years since Ana’s blissful marriage with Christian Lopez, a baseball player in the minor league, model, and actor.
The couple had briefly dated each other prior to getting eloped instead of a public ceremony after an open engagement.
Their engagement proposal was more of a fantasy, Christian carving ‘Will You Marry Me’ in a pumpkin for which Ana response with ‘Yes’.
They held an intimate wedding ceremony while on a trip and later organized yet another wedding and this time it was public having TYT co-host Cenk Uygur as a guest.
Ana Kasparian Age, Height & Body Measurements
Ana Kasparian is undeniably one of the gorgeous television faces to the date.
With an impish facial structure, mesmerizing eyes and sweet smile, she is an absolute stunner and the obsession of national audience.
Ana has graced the television screen for better part of the decades exposing her wittiest sense and exceptional talent.
Procuring the genes from Armenian lineage, she has a subtle yet bold appearance which makes the viewers go nuts over her.
However, one can only admire her as a beauty bombshell is no more available considering the fact that she is taken by celebrity star and hunk Christian.
- Height: 5 feet 3 inches (161 cm)
- Body Measurements: 37-27-35 inches
- Plastic Surgery: Yes
- Weight: N/A
Confident and curvy, this petite brunette is absolutely flawless trailing her natural beauty complemented by glowing skin, smoldering black eyes and scintillating appearance.
Blessed with elfish facial structure, she comes in a complete package of beauty with the brain except for the fact that she has had a nose job.
Unlike other celebrity stars, she didn’t hide from going through an artificial beauty surgery rather confronted of having a nose job publicly.
Considering the cordial and fun-loving persona Ana has underneath her physical appearance, it comes as no surprise that she is consistently traveling all around the world.
Recently married, she spends her downtime enjoying romantic couple moment moving to the exotic location in the states.
Ana Kasparian Professional Career: News Show “The Young Turks”
Ana Kasparian gained the national attention with the telecast of online news shoe ‘The Young Turks’. She has also made herself a resilient career as a writer, publishing notable columns in multiple news magazines including ‘The New York Times’.
On the completion of bachelor’s degree in journalism from California State University, Ana made her way to the desk of an assistant producer at hometown based CBS affiliated radio news station initially KFWB succeeded by KNX. However, the mainstream job didn’t rivet her having to work in an unresponsive environment where she couldn’t expose the news and stories significant to her. So to make the way out of the news station, she aimed to study master’s program.
- 2007: Joined ‘The Young Turks’ family as a fill-in anchor
- 2013: Lecturer in broadcast journalism at California State University, Northridge
- 2014: Appeared frequently on the show of ‘Take Part Live’ both as a guest and co-host
In 2008, she joined the progressive online news show ‘The Young Turks’ on Sirius Satellite Radio after briefly serving as a fill-in anchor. Alongside co-anchor Cenk Uygur, she began to break news on the emerging political issues, pop culture, and lifestyle in the states as well as across the globe. Signed as a marketing manager initially, the show’s theme to expose the dissident against societal outlooks impressed Ana and she ended up covering on-air segments.
In addition, she co-presented TYT University first with Jayar Jackson and later John Iadarola targeting the hitches faced by University students. TYT also assigned her with a panel based show ‘The Point’, where Ana was a lead host joined frequently by co-hosts Dave Rubin, a political pundit, actor Hank Chena and football player Drew Carter.
With a thriving career in the broadcasting industry, she broadened her venture, writing open editorial and columns for the online news ‘Raw Story’ and giving journalism lecture at California State University. She joined the Northridge centered University in the fall of 2013, from where she previously earned journalism degree and has been teaching the students about broadcast journalism since then.
Apart from being celebrated within the premises of University for her defining lectures, she is nationwide popular for her speeches on conferences and political events such as The Inaugural Los Angeles State of Women and Girls Address at USC and Politifest at UCLA. Her keynote columns and articles have also enhanced the cover of renowned publication houses including New York Times and Time Magazine.
Ana Kasparian Net Worth and Salary
Ana Kasparian is an political commentator who has a net worth of $2 millions dollars. While her annual salary is yet under review.
Seeing her posh life and luxurious vacations, it seems like she receives heft salary working as a co-host of ‘The Young Turks’.
For most of her life, she has been an outspoken political pundit and media expert, bringing burning topics from all around the globe.
Her quest of working as a lecturer in the University as well as writing columns for distinctive magazines has partly aided in boosting her fortune.
- Net Worth: $2 million
- Salary: N/A