Rob Schmitt Age, Married, Gay | 'Fox & Friends First' Co-host Bio, Facts

By Anmol Basnyat | Published On: 25 Jul, 2018
Rob Schmitt Age, Married, Gay | 'Fox & Friends First' Co-host Bio, Facts

Quick Information

Date of Birth August 13, 1983 Age 37 Years 10 Month(s)
Nationality American Profession TV Host
Marital Status Single Wife/Spouse Not Yet
Divorced Not Yet Gay/Lesbian No
Net Worth Under Review Salary $64000 (Approx)
Ethnicity White Social Media Twitter
Children/Kids Not Yet Height 7 Feet (213 cm)
Education Indiana University Parents Bob Schmitt(Father), Farzy Schmitt(Mother)

The news and the fun does not stop on the weekends, and neither does Fox News Program, Fox & Friends!. The co-host of the show, Rob Schmitt gives the news and entertainment to his Saturday morning risers on their loved weekly TV program.

Rob is the weekend reporter for the Fox News Broadcast for the past two years. Besides allying with Fox, Rob has other working experiences at the WNBC-TV (NBC 4) and CBS2/KCAL9 (CBS) News Network.

Is 34-Year-Old News Reporter Married?

Rob Schmitt, who is in his early thirties, is not married. Earlier this year in March, he took Twitter to clear off the air that he is not married. In the tweet shared on 8 March 2018, he states that he doesn't have a wife and he never lived a married life before.

The anchor replied to the Twitter handle of the American President, Donald Trump, Fox & Friends! First and an anonymous account named Dwlbok. But to which context he replied is still not adequately known. He previously tweeted stating he is single on the Valentine's Day of 2013. He posted,

V-day again, single. Had no GF for prob 26/29 valentines days I've lived thru. Feels as good as finding $300 on the sidewalk.


News Report On Gay, Massage Therapist Calls Him His Boyfriend!

Rob reported a story for Fox News on 15 June 2016 about the gay community people targetted in Manhattan. Some other group of people had handwritten notes quoting that their priority is to kill homosexual people.

The note created chaos and disturbing claims in the eighth and ninth avenues of the city which later became a threat to the LGBT community. A Vodka store owner, Seth Maynard reportedly insisted that his bar employees were nervous after finding the threat note just hours after a person named Omar Mateen assassinated 49 people at a gay nightclub in Orlando.

Apart from the news reporting, Rob was seen in a picture posted by a massage therapist, Enrique Ramirez on his Instagram account on 18 October 2014 and described Rob as his boyfriend with a gay hashtag.

How Much Is Rob Schmitt’s Salary?

The 34-year-old anchor makes the majority of his increasing salary from his association with the Fox News since 2016. He co-hosts the Fox News Channel Weekdays television program, Fox & Friends! that airs early morning from 05:00 to 06:00 am.

According to SimplyHired, the average salary of a Fox News reporter is $63, 470 per annum and Rob’s two years of working experience in the news broadcast helps him to earn well.

Rob joined Fox News Network as a weekend news anchor and general assignment reporter at the age of 32 in June 2016. Before that, he anchored for WNBC-TV (NBC 4) in New York and also worked as an anchor and reporter for CBS2/KCAL9 (CBS) in Los Angeles. His career initially started with WPLG-TV (ABC) in Miami.

Short Bio

Rob Schmitt was born on 13 August 1983 in Indiana, as per wiki. His birth sign is Leo. Talking about Rob's family, he is very close and dear to his parents, Bob and Farzy Schmitt. He posted an Instagram picture with his father and mother on 1 February 2018 with an image caption, The softer side of Rob.

The news reporter has earned his B.A. from the Ernie Pyle School of Journalism at Indiana University.