Guy Benson Gay, Boyfriend, Parents, Bio, Salary

By Sachindra Karki | Updated On: 10 Nov, 2019
Guy Benson Gay, Boyfriend, Parents, Bio, Salary

Quick Information

Date of Birth March 07, 1985 Age 36 Years 4 Month(s)
Nationality American Profession Commentator
Marital Status Engaged Divorced Not Yet
Boyfriend/Dating Name Unknown (Engaged) Gay/Lesbian Yes (Gay)
Net Worth Not Disclosed Salary $60,330 Per Year (Approx.)
Ethnicity Mixed Social Media Facebook, Twitter, Instagram
Children/Kids Not Yet Height N/A
Education Ridgewood High School, Northwestern University Parents Not Revealed
Siblings James Benson (Brother)

An American journalist Guy Benson is a well-known contributor to FOX News Channel. He is also working as a conservative talk radio personality and is a political editor for Guy reported for NPR station in South Florida and appeared as the honored guest on cable news networks, including Fox News and CNBC.

How Does Guy Benson Summon Net Worth?

Guy Benson summons the net worth from his career in journalism. He is working as a contributor to FOX News Channel. As per Paysa, an estimated salary of a contributor at FOX News Channel is around $60,330.

He also is gathering a lucrative salary from his job as co-host for FOX News Radio's (FNR) Benson and Harf (weekdays 6-8PM/ET). The native of Washington, Guy, also generated the lucrative amount of money as Political Editor of

Guy Benson was enlisted to Forbes '30 under 30' Law & Policy list in 2015. Also, In 2017, he was listed in the Huffington Post's roster of '25 top millennial broadcasters in American news and politics.

Alongside the career in journalism, Guy published his first non-fiction book named End of Discussion: How the Left's Outrage Industry Shuts Down Debate, Manipulates Voters, and Makes America Less Free (and Fun) on 9 June 2015.

While Guy was at Northwestern University pursuing a bachelor's degree, he worked for the campus radio station, WNUR.

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Guy Benson Is Gay: Who's His Boyfriend?

Fox News contributor openly came out as a gay in 2015. He mentioned about his sexuality in his non-fiction book End of Discussion published on 9 June 2015, where he has written "Guy here. So, I'm gay."

Guy, who is proud of his sexuality, is currently dating his boyfriend blissfully. He usually flaunts his pictures with his boyfriend on social media. Nevertheless, Guy has been uploading a photo of him with a mystery man since 2017. On 28 September 2017, he Instagrammed their photo celebrating the 40th anniversary of Log Cabin Republicans. They were also spotted together in wedding ceremonies. On 25 February 2018, Guy and his rumored love interest attended their friend Greg/Rachel's wedding held at Chicago. The two even posed for a picture with a smile on their face, which was later uploaded by Guy on Instagram.

On 26 May 2018, Guy astounded his fans when he came with an announcement of his engagement with his partner via Instagram. Guy posted the photos of him proposing to his boyfriend. Also, in the caption, he wrote: 'Quelle surprise! #HeSaidYes.'

Guy Benson gets engaged to his boyfriend (Photo: Instagram)

Guy and his partner got engaged on 25 May 2018. Even after the engagement, Guy makes sure not to reveal the identity of his boyfriend.

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Now not only his man's identity has gotten revealed but also the pair are happily wedded. Yes! Guy got married to his fiancé in Napa valley ceremony on Saturday, 7th September 2019. And his now-husband name is Adam Wise. Adam is a contractor for the federal government, who graduated from Colorado State University. 

As confirmed, at the wedding ceremony, there were 150 closet friends and family members of the pair.

The pair wore a matching suit for their wedding, they both dressed up in matching gray J. Crew suits for the big day. The guest enjoyed a three-course meal, including tomato, feta alongside bacon salad, the second course included bavette steak & potato puree, and sweet-savory cheese for the third course.

Guy and Adam Wise on their wedding day(Posted: October 2019) (Source: Instagram)

Guy and Adam further stated they are glad to have landed on each other who compliments and motivates one another well and are looking forward to adventures as a married couple.

After the nuptials, Megyn Kelly also congratulated the pair. The couple is has come so far in their relationship, and Megyn has assisted Guy indirectly—he came out about his sexuality on Megyn's show.

Guy Benson's Family Life

His Saudi Arabian parents raised Guy's along with a brother named James Benson. James is an actor, writer, and director by profession. His grandfather (mom's dad) died in February 2000. He shared a photo of his late grandfather on Instagram and expressed his devotion towards him.

Though Guy has not revealed the identity of his parents, he gave a glimpse of his love towards mom and dad on social media. On 13 May 2018, he Instagrammed the old photo of his mom holding him on back. He even wished his father on the occasion of Father's Day by uploading a picture of his dad. Meanwhile, Guy also loves to enjoy his vacation with his dad, strolling on the beach together. Recently, on 2 July, he posed with his dad for a picture while spending a holiday at Nauset Beach.

Guy Benson poses with his father at Nauset beach in July 2018 (Photo: Instagram)

Guy also adores his brother James. On 10 March 2018, he uploaded a childhood photo of him with brother and captioned the picture as 'The Benson Boys.

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Short Bio

Guy Benson was born as Guy Pelham Benson on 7 March 1985. He went to Ridgewood High School, where he completed his high schooling. Guy completed his graduation from Northwestern University in 2007. He is currently residing in Washington, D.C.