Shepard Smith Married, Divorce, Partner or Gay, Salary, Net Worth

Published On: 12 Feb, 2017

Shepard Smith Married, Divorce, Partner or Gay, Salary, Net Worth

Well, if you are the viewer of Fox News Channel, you might know who Shepard Smith is. He is a very remarkable presenter in the world of news and journalism and has established himself as a very talented professional. Shepard was born in Holly Springs, Mississippi on January 14, 1964, as David Shepard Smith Jr., to his father David Sr. and mother Dora Ellen and has a brother Benton.

Shepard's Career and Progressions:

Smith's first known TV contract with WJHG-TV as a journalist, and later in 1996 he joined the Fox News Channel. Throughout his career, he has also reported the death and funeral of Daina, Princess of Whales in 1997, and a year after he entered Fox News where this man is working as a host.

Before to Joining FMC, he was a Los Angeles-based Fox News Edge correspondent, covering a broad range of news for the network.

How Much is Smith's Worth?

The American renowned TV news anchor, Smith has an estimated net worth of $25 million dollars and a yearly salary of about $10 million dollars. And this is the highest amounts of pay for any news anchor in history. And the station gave him the massive money amounts because he is excellent in presenting, has several hosting skills and also has huge numbers of fan following.

Well, he is also one of the finest news anchors, and apart from anchoring, he has also invested in real estate and also in share markets. So, he will add more money in coming days.

What is the Reason of His Divorce?

Smith married to Virginia Donald in 1993. Donald was a crush of Smith at first, and soon enough, the two began dating, and after dating sometimes, they exchanged their vows.

The two look liked to be happy, after all, they had quit the lovers prior the couple had bounded as husband and wife. Sadly, after the time interval of six and more years, the two decided to get a divorce. The two didn’t have any children together.

Well, they both haven’t provided any official reason for the divorce like every other divorced pair, but there were rumors that the causes of the divorce were the Smith was a man with 'gay' sexual orientation. According to, Smith seems romantically linked to the partner with a fellow Fox News staff, Giovanni Graziano, commonly known as "Gio."

Short Bio:

The news anchor currently reached at the age 53, but he still looks like young, handsome and as well as fit and healthy. However, he holds the American nationality and is of the White-American ethnicity. Well, he also has a towering height of 5 feet 10 inches and also has an average of weight, and also has well-maintained body shaped and size. So, you also found him on social media accounts as well.