Interracial relationships used to be a taboo among the opposite sex, especially the whites who believe that they are superior to others. They look at interracial relationships with disdain and disapproval and thus, strive to prevent it at all cost and against all odds, Arthur Adam Housley, a renowned journalist defiled the validity of this belief and went ahead to marry Tamera Mowry who is half black and the couple is still living in marital bliss.
Adam Housley got married on May 15, 2011, to an American actress and model Tamera Mowry who is the current co-host of American talk show – The Real. On the 12th of November 2012, the couple was blessed with a son named Aden John-Tanner and their second child named Ariah Talea Housley came on the first day of July 2015 after an announcement of her imminent birth in January 2015.
The celebrity couple competed in the Celebrity Cupcake Wars on Food Network for which they emerged the winner in 2016. They conquered three other couples for the title with their chocolate cabernet, jalapeño cornbread, and vanilla port cupcakes. Their winnings from the celebrity Cupcake Wars was donated to the charity SnowballExpress.org which is known to take care of families of Fallen heroes of the United States military.
The fact that Tamera is half black raised a lot of controversies for the couple. Both Adam and Tamera received a lot of unsolicited opinion from the social media because of their interracial relationship and because of his position at Fox News. That notwithstanding, Adam was not bothered by all the controversies rather, he defended his wife and gave it back to the people who raised racial issues to his marriage with harsh words.
Adam expressed his disappointment with people who still engage in racial discrimination, saying in this day and age, one would expect them to know better. He emphasised that marrying someone from another race doesn’t change who you are in any way. Tamera has a twin named Tia Mowry who is an actress just like Tamera.
Adam has been earning a handsome annual salary of $50k to $100k from Fox News. This alongside and other income/earnings from his long career in Journalism has made it possible for him save up a tidy amount as his net worth which is pegged at $3 million.
5 Facts You Need to Know about Adam Housley
The renowned Journalist was born as Arthur Adam Housley on the 13th of August 1971 in Napa, California, United States of America. He is of American Nationality and white ethnicity. In 1992, Adam got a double Award of bachelor’s degree in both political science and telecoms from Pepperdine University and later in 2014, he bagged an MA in International Relations from the University of Arizona. Adam was a media Fellow at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University.
Before he started his career in Journalism, Adam was involved in professional baseball. In his days at Pepperdine University, he was a part of the university’s Baseball Team. He was in the National Champion College World Series Baseball Team and in the Cape Cod League, he played two summers for Harwich.
He was lucky to be recruited by the Montreal Expos, he played for two minor league organizations namely Milwaukee Brewers and the Detroit Tigers minor league, pitching in 97 games. Also, in a Junior Olympics All-American baseball game, he played as a pitcher and a heater.
Adam made his debut in news reporting with KVON-KVYN radio station where he was involved in producing and developing newsflashes. He was with KFTY-TV as a lead reporter for two years and before then, he worked as a live reporter for KCPM-TV. From 1999 to 2001, he worked with KTXL-TV in Sacramento California in his capacity as a news reporter.
Adam came into Fox News Channel as a reporter before becoming a lead reporter. He had an exciting and adventurous time at Fox News, covering extraordinary events like Arnold Schwarzenegger’s electioneering campaign in 2003, the 2010 Haiti earthquake, the 9.0 earthquake in Japan, Southeast Asian tsunami, Chilean mining accident and various perilous hurricanes like Rita and Katrina.
In addition to the aforementioned, Adam also reported the live shooting at the international airport in Los Angeles and the suspension of Alex Rodriguez who was New York Yankees third baseman and much more. Adam is currently employed as a senior correspondent for Fox News.
Adams only venture into matrimony is with American actress and model Tamera Mowry who is currently a co-host of a popular TV show known as The Real. The couple got married in November 2012 and are still living together in marital bliss. The celebrity couple is blessed with two kids – Aden John-Tanner Housley (son) and Ariah Talea Housley (daughter).
Adam stands at an impressive height of 6 ft 3 inches which makes him an exceptionally tall person. He has brown eyes and his hair colour is dark brown.