A handsome face works like a charm when it comes to attracting the attention of people, but the next thing they notice is the voice. Ira Glass is the public radio personality who has made an identity for himself with the amazing voice that he has got. He is the host and producer of many famous radio shows but mainly remembered for the radio and television show This American Life.
How Did He Prosper in His Career?
Now, He is not an ordinary Joe; he has worked in the public radio for more than 30 years. The humble beginning of such a prosperous career began when he was just 19 years old and started working at the National Public Radio where he was a reporter as well as a host on several NPR like All Things Considered, Morning Edition and Talk of the Nation.
Later he left it to join the Chicago Public Radio where he produced and hosted one of the most successful radio and TV shoe This American Life. Since then he has been a host to several programs that has earned an equal love and respect from the people. He continues to work on series and podcasts to this day.
How Much is Ira’s Net Worth?
He is one of the big names in the radio and television industry. He reportedly has a net worth in millions that comes from the hundreds of thousands of dollars in salary. He has a house worth more than a million at Chelsea. He has also produced a movie along with many radio and television programs.
He has received Glass received the Medal for Spoken Language from American Academy of Arts and Letters. He is an inductee of the National Radio Hall Of Fame. He has also been on tour throughout U.S. with the huge response from the people.
How is Ira’s Married Life?
The host of the popular Radio and Television Show This American Life has such an amazing voice that adds up to his amazing personality. His charm worked on a beautiful lady Anaheed Alani, a writer, and editor. They met and started dating while still in Chicago and married there before moving to New York.
In many occasions, he described the way he thought about his wife and how he reviewed her works. He regularly visited the site operated by Anaheed and had said that it reshaped his preference and taste of music. Although he didn’t read many books, he read the book by her to see what she was up to.
In the recent turn of events, the news has come out that he has filed for divorce with his wife. He revealed in the March of 2017 that he had separated from her a few years back. He confessed that it was tough for a relation to work out because she was just as busy as him and affected their relationship. Even after over a decade of their marriage, they don’t have any children together, and now they seem to have decided to part ways for good. There are not any suggestive elements to confirm that he is a gay.
Ira Glass currently aged 58 was born on 3rd March 1959 in Baltimore, Maryland, U.S. He was born to the parents Barry and Shirley Glass and grew up alongside a sister Karen. The American National belongs to white ethnicity. The handsome and charming man who is recently single still dons an amazing body with the height of 6 feet and 2 inches.