Michael Medved is an American radio host, political commentator, author as well as a film critic too. He is best known for The Michael Medved Show, which is a national radio show broadcasted from the “Salem Radio Network”. He began his career as a speechwriter to Joseph Duffey, one of the US senate candidates, after which he worked as a political consultant. With 5 years of political experience, he then started out in campaigns and advertisements and was also responsible for hiring more number of Afro- Americans into the police departments of San Francisco and Berkley. Acclaimed as the author of the book The People’s Almanac, he wrote more than 40 different articles for it.
Having written more than 10 books; mostly related to politics, his What Really Happened to the Class of ’65? Which was published in 1976 was the bestseller of that year. It was even turned into a TV show by NBC, which ran for 13 weeks in 1978. After writing many successful books, he then started to write plots and stories, as a screenwriter, for many different movies and TV shows and was an active member of the Writers Guild of America. But later, he and his brother started to write books that were related to film critics and movie reviews such as: The Fifty Worst Films of All Time in 1979, The Golden Turkey Awards in 1980, The Hollywood Hall of Shame which was published in 1984 and some others. He started to work as the film critic of the New York Post in 1993, and dissected more than 700 movies in his time. He is also known for his radio talk shows, and comments made on different politicians as well as political issues. With his shows and work, he has made a great name and fame across not just one country, but many. You can see his wide fan following on Twitter as well as Instagram, which proves his popularity around the world.
Michael grew up in a Jewish family, and was brought up in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. His father David Bernard Medved worked as a scientist at the navy and worked mostly in San Diego, California, where the family resided later. Born in the October of 1948, he is currently 47 years of age and after a throat cancer surgery in 2015, has been in good health. He is a graduate of the Palisades High School and also attended Yale University where he studied law. During his second year, he got to work as the head speech writer for a senate contestant, after which he began his career as a writer. An American citizen by nationality, he belongs to a white ethnicity. Known for his moustache, and a smiling face, he is a decent character as well with a well-shaped body. He also has a height of 5 feet and 10 inches tall, which is not a bad height for any person. To know more about his personal life and career, you can read his biography available in sites like Wikipedia.
With false rumors accusing him to be a gay by sexuality, he has proved them wrong not by his writing but by his deeds. He has had an active dating life, although it doesn’t mean that he has got a list of his girlfriends. He is currently married to his wife Diane Edwards, and there aren’t any chances of them getting divorced as of now. With more than 30 years of married life, they have got 3 children between themselves. He was also believed to be in another relationship prior to his marriage, which was with a Nancy Medved. With pictures to support this affair, it was over because of their personal reasons. Michael has got a huge fame and has received large success with his work, and his net worth value of $35 million dollars is a strong proof to this statement.