Alex Wagner Biography| Wikipedia
Alex Wagner is an American journalist and author currently working as the host of Alex Wagner on MSNBC, co-hosts The Circus on Showtime and is a contributing editor at The Atlantic. Previously, she served as a contributor for CBS News. She also authored FutureFace: A Family Mystery, an Epic Quest, and the Secret to Belonging.
Alex Wagner High School| Education
She graduated from Brown University in 1999 after studying art history and literature at Woodrow Wilson High School.
Alex Wagner’s Age and Birthday
How old is Alex? Alex is 44 years old as of 2022. She was born Alexandra Swe Wagner on November 27, 1977, in Washington, D.C., United States. She celebrates her birthday every 27th of November.
Alex Wagner Nationality
She belongs to a mixed ethnicity/heritage. Alex was born and raised in Washington, D.C., United States of America. She holds American nationality and citizenship by birth.
Alex Wagner Height and Weight
Wagner the author of FutureFace stands at an average height of 5’5 ft and weighs 61 kgs. ALSO READ: Joe Kernen
Alex Wagner Family and Parents
Wagner was born and raised in Washington, D.C., the United States of America the daughter of Tin Swe Thant, (mother) an immigrant from Rangoon, Myanmar, who became a naturalized U.S. Citizen and Carl Wagner,(father) from Lansing, Iowa, was of Luxembourgish and Irish descent. He was a prominent Democratic Party political consultant who co-chaired Bill Clinton’s presidential campaign. However, It’s also unknown whether she has siblings. This section, however, will be updated as soon as new information becomes available.
Alex Wagner Marriage| Husband
Wagner is a married lady. She is happily married to former White House nutrition policy advisor and assistant chef Sam Kass since August 30, 2014.
Alex Wagner Wedding
The two married in a ceremony at Blue Hill at Stone Barns, a restaurant in Pocantico Hills, New York.
Alex Wagner Children| New Baby
Wagner has two children with her husband, Sam Kass. In 2017, she gave birth to their first child, a boy named Cy. On April 16, 2019, she later gave birth to their second child, Rafael.
Alex Wagner’s Net worth
Wagner has an estimated net worth of $3 million. Most of her income is mainly accredited to her successful career as a news reporter and anchor.
Alex Wagner Book| Author
She is the Author of Futureface, her book that talks about Burmese American ancestors, which was released in April 2018.
Alex Wagner MSNBC | Career
Wagner began her career as the Center for American Progress’ cultural correspondent. She was the editor-in-chief of The Fader magazine, from 2003 to 2007. She was also the executive director of the Not On Our Watch project, an advocacy organization dedicated to the prevention of mass atrocities and human rights violations. Wagner later became the White House correspondent for Politics Daily, an AOL News political news magazine. She appeared on MSNBC as an analyst on Countdown with Keith Olbermann and The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell.
She started hosting Now with Alex Wagner on weekdays on November 14, 2011. MSNBC president Phil Griffin announced the series’ cancellation on July 30, 2015, as part of an effort to shift the network’s daytime programming to more breaking news reposting and less political commentary and opinion. Wagner announced his departure from MSNBC to join The Atlantic as a senior editor on April 26, 2016. Wagner her major duty would be to moderate AtlanticLIVE events and assist with the development of video and TV projects with The Atlantic studios in addition to writing for The Atlantic.
Wagner went on to replace Vinita Nair on CBS This Morning Saturday. She remains a correspondent for CBS News. In 2020, Wagner went on to launch a podcast with Crooked Media and Cadence 13 that addressed the COVID -19 Pandemic. Wagner filled in for Rachel Maddow on MSNBC’s The Rachel Maddow Show and Chris Hayes on All In with Chris Hayes in February 2022. Wagner announced in June that she would host a show that would take over Maddow’s 9 p.m. slots on Tuesdays through Fridays. However, Alex Wagner Tonight, Wagner’s new show premiered on August 16, 2022.