When you talk about turning work into fun and deriving pleasure therein, Jesse Watters does it best. He is an American conservative political commentator and critic on the Fox News Channel. The man became famous for his appearances on the political talk show, The O’Reilly Factor.
Jesse hosts his weekly show, Watters’s World on Fox News which features his man-on-the-street interviews. His unique style and direct attitude coupled with his well-suited persona in presenting successful shows have further endeared him to fans.
Jesse Watters Bio
Jesse was born on July 9, 1978, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He grew up in the Germantown as well as East Falls neighbourhoods. He studied at the William Penn Charter School through junior high but then moved with his family to Long Island in New York where he would complete his studies in a local school, Friends Academy. Jesse enrolled at Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut, where he graduated with a bachelor of arts degree in History in 2001.
The young historian hit it off as a production assistant at Fox News and in 2003, moved to the production staff of The O’Reilly Factor. A year after being in the production unit, he began to appear on air in segments of the O’ Reilly’s show.
Progressing in his career, he appeared a number of times on the Fox News show, Outnumbered from June 11, 2014, as a guest co-host. He also appeared alongside Bill O’Reilly (who he considers his mentor) and Dennis Miller as a guest in The Spin Stops Here Tour 2017.
Jesse launched his own TV show on Fox News on November 20, 2015, known as Watters’ World. The show which started as a monthly event became a weekly affair in January 2017. He is also a co-host of the roundtable series, The Five which he has been part of since April 2017. He had also had the opportunity to interview Donald Trump who follows him on Twitter and watches his show in March 2017.
Furthermore, the TV host has been involved in a number of controversies in his career as a result of his sassy attitude. One of them involved the first daughter, Ivanka Trump where his joke was interpreted as lewd. He called himself a political humorist after the Chinatown segment for the O’ Reilly Factor fallout. You can catch up more on him via his social media accounts where he commands a large following.
Jesse Watters’ Family
Jesse’s parents, Stephen and Anne Watters served as the directors of lower school admissions in the middle school where he studied. After his family moved to Long Island, New York, his father got a job as headmaster at The Green Vale School and he is also the vice president and treasurer of the New York Association of Independent Schools. His mother, as a psychologist and director of admissions.
He shares his parents with his sister, Aliza who graduated summa cum laude from Middlebury College and attended Oxford University as a Marshall scholar. She got married to Tarun Chhabra in August 2010.
The TV personality is a registered Republican but says his mom differs politically from him. She has been keeping up with his shows over the years. Anne noticed a pattern in her son’s weekly commentary on The Five and texted him about it.
In a segment of The Five, Mom Texts, Jesse shared one such texts which reads, “When you are good, you are so very very good and when there is a performance like last night’s, I become so distraught that you have moved ever closer to that imaginary line that cannot be crossed.” This indicates how very close his family is with him.
Is the Political Humorist Married? Wife and Children
Jesse got married to his longtime girlfriend, Noelle Inguagiato in 2009. Noelle is an American host and fashion stylist and has appeared on the Fox News as a host to a fashion and style show, iMag. Added to the fact that she is married to the Watters’ World founder and host, the short-lived show brought her to the limelight.
The couple welcomed their daughters, a beautiful set of twin, Ellie, and Sophie in November 2011. Theirs is a happy family and they are really enjoying every bit of their togetherness. But who wouldn’t be? With a husband who helps out with the chores, a wife who got his back and loving kids who make for proud parents. The family of four lives in Manhasset, Long Island, New York.
Jesse Watters Salary and Net Worth
The ambush journalist is one who loves what he’s doing and gets paid for that. He has become successful and his $1 million net worth is a proof of that. This fellow’s annual salary is around 300,000, and he as well receives bonuses and incentives.
Jesse is talented, skilled and has a presentable attitude which is well accentuated by his perfect body and great height of 6 feet (1.83 m).