Josh Elliott is a television journalist. He works as a sportscaster for NBC Sports. He previously worked as a news anchor on ABC’s Good Morning America. He also previously worked at ESPN, where he co-anchored live telecast of Sports Center with Hannah Storm and Sage Steele and other ESPN’s sports shows.
The handsome hunk of television, as some say it, was born in Los Angeles, California. He is of the Jewish religion. The tall Josh looks like a Hollywood actor reporting news on television.
His fan base is huge. 43 years of age but still manages to look young and dashing. Some even say he is George Clooney of television. Co-anchors and fellow workers also love and admire him as he has a great personality.
Elliott started his career early as a producer for Galaxy Productions. Then after earning a master’s degree from the Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism, he worked for Sports Illustrated for a long six years.
He was a hit covering major sports events while in Sports Illustrated. So he was signed by ESPN in 2004. He anchored major shows and reported major sports events at ESPN.
In 2011, he joined ABC network. He acceded to the Good Morning America (GMA) team. Later news came in 2014 that Josh Elliott is Leaving GMA and the whole ABC network. While working there, Josh made quite a name for himself. But he wanted to do sports anchoring and went to the system that would fulfill his wish. He signed a contract with NBC Sports.
Josh has achieved a lot of success over the years. For this height of success, he has been noted in the industry. He received the prestigious Emmy Award in 2005 for writing and contributing to a show called ‘Angels’ on MSG network.
Josh has a net worth of $5 million dollars. His annual salary is $2 million per year. He is believed to be one of the richest among the television personalities. Josh can be reached on twitter and facebook. For more information on him, his biography can be read on TV guide’s website and wiki.
Elliott mentioned on television, on the show ‘The View’ that he was given for adoption by his biological parents. Adding to this his adopted father was gay, and he died after a couple of years of little Josh knowing the truth. He had a difficult childhood. After knowing about his father’s sexual orientation, he wondered if he is gay too, he told this statement on the same show. In recent years, he has made contact to his biological parents.
Josh was married to Priya Narang. They have a daughter together named Sarina. Their relationship didn’t last long and ended in divorce. Priya has the primary custody of their daughter. Josh gets together with his former wife sometimes on holidays and breaks only for their children.
He is currently dating Liz Cho. Liz Cho works at another broadcast network The WABC-TV. Talks were everywhere when Elliott celebrated his new NBC sports gig with his hot girlfriend in Miami. Liz has a daughter called Louisa Simone. Josh was also in the news for having a off-air affair with Lara Spencer, a television anchor at ABC. Adding to these issues, he is sometimes also linked with Robin Roberts, a primary anchor for the ABC news. Sources close to him say ‘Josh had a difficult childhood, and that is why he has trust issues with females.’
Adding to these affairs, he is sometimes also linked with Robin Roberts, a primary anchor for the ABC news. Sources close to him say ‘Josh had a difficult childhood, and that is why he has trust issues with females.’