Who is Arthel Neville? Age, Bio Parents, Career, Husband, & Net Worth
Quick Facts of Arthel Neville
|Full Name||Arthel Neville|
|Date of Birth||20 October, 1962|
|Birthplace||New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.|
|Profession||Television news anchor and reporter|
|Spouse||Taku Hirano (2001 - present); Derrick Lassic (1995 - 1998)|
|Education||University of Texas at Austin|
Arthel Neville is an American journalist, news anchor, and television personality. She currently serves as a co-anchor for America’s News Headquarters.
How old is Arthel Neville?
Arthel Neville is 57 years old; she was born on October 20, 1962, in New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
Childhood, Parents, Education
Neville was born in New Orleans, Louisiana, to Doris Neville and Art Neville. Her father, Art, was a singer-songwriter, keyboardist, and founder of New Orleans music groups The Hawketts, The Meters, and The Neville Brothers.
Arthel attended St. Mary’s Dominican High School in New Orleans. While Artel had enrolled at Xavier University’s Pre-Pharm course, she switched to journalism at Southern Methodist University. Later, the 57-year-old transferred to the University of Texas at Austin and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in journalism.
What is Arthel Neville’s net worth?
Neville has a net worth of $1.5 million, as per online sources. She began her career as a reporter, becoming the first female African-American on-air reporter at KVUE-TV.
In 1998, she joined Fox News Channel as a contributor and assumed the position until 2001. Arthel rejoined the network as a New York-based anchor in 2010. She currently serves as a co-anchor for America’s News Headquarters.
Additionally, she hosted CNN’s TalkBack Live with Arthel Neville, becoming the first African-American woman to host her own signature show in the network. Besides, Neville has co-hosted Fox’s Good Day Live and hosted DIY Network’s Celebrity Hobbies.
Arthel became the third African American female to be inducted as a distinguished alum at the University of Texas at Austin. She is also the recipient of Moody College of Communication’s DeWitt Carter Reddick journalism award.
Is Arthel Neville married?
Arthel is married to Taku Hirano, Japanese percussionist and recording artist, since 2001. Previously, the 57-year-old was married to Derrick Lassic. Arthel and Derrick, a former American football running back, tied the knot on April 22, 1995, and separated in 1998.
You can also follow Neville on Instagram at @arthelneville to know more about her personal and professional life.