Roland Martin Biography
Born on November 14, 1968, Ronald Martin is a famous American journalist who is currently working as the commentator for TV One and as the host of the show called News One Now. He was born as Ronald Sebastian Martin to his parents Emelda Martin and Reginald Lynn Martin Sr. in Houston, Texas, United States. He was raised by his parents as a Roman Catholic and he graduated from Texas A&M University with a Bachelor in journalism and gained his master’s degree from Louisiana Baptist University. He belongs to Black ethnicity and his nationality is American.
Ronald Martin is an American journalist who is currently working as the host of the show called News One Now and he has also been as an author and some of his books are Brother! A Black Man’Viewwe if America, Speak and many others.
Ronald Martin is a married man and he is married to his wife Jacquie Hood Martin in 2001. The couple has been together since then and his wife is supportive and caring to him. They both live a happy life but they didn’t have any children till now. However, they are raising their 6 nieces as their own children. Ronald says to take care of children not only means to be a biological title and she accepts being the godfather of his 6 nieces.
Ronald has earned a good sum from his professional career and in 2016 his net worth was estimated to be $ 3 million. He was in controversy after he tweeted about an advertisement of an underwear featuring David Beckham and also about gay violence.Edit
Born in Houston, Texas, United States
Ronald Martin is a famous American journalist and author who was born in the late 1960s in Houston, Texas, United States. He was born to parents Emelda Martin and Reginald Lynn Martin Sr. and he was raised as a Roman Catholic.Edit
Worked at BET
Ronald Martin started his journalism career in the 1990s. During that time he worked as a contributor for the BET Sunday morning news program called Lead Story and also he was the former executive director of the Chicago Defender.Edit
Married with Jacquie Hood Martin
Ronald Martin got married to his wife Jacquie Hood Martin in 2001. The couple is together and happy since their marriage but they didn’t have any children till now. However, they are raising their 5 nieces as their own children.Edit
Ronald Martin joined CNN in the year 2007. He worked as the CNN contributor there and he worked there for about 6 years. While working with CNN he covered much news and he worked there until 2013 and left the company.Edit
Worked as the host of TV One
In 2009, Ronald Martin worked a the host of the TV One’s first Sunday News show called Washington Watch with Ronald Martin. This show ran for 4 years and currently, it is off the air. He covered many news and events while working with TV One.Edit
Was in Controversy
Ronald Martin was in controversy on February 5, 2012, after his official Twitter account posted about ann advertisement of underwear featuring David Beckham. He also tweeted about violence on gay people and was suspended by CNN for some time.Edit
Joined TV One
Ronald Marti was announced to be the host of the TV One’s first live one-hour weekly morning show called News One Now on July 9, 2013. The program was premiered on November 4, 2013, and since then he is working with News One Now.Edit
Net worth is $3 million
Ronald Martin has been one of the successful journalists and also he has written many books. He has been able to earn a lot from his journalism career. In 2016, his net worth was estimated to be around $3 million.Edit
Working as the host of News One Now
Ronald Martin has been involved in journalism field since many years. Currently, he is working as the host of the show called News One Now, an hour weekday morning show and also he is working as the commentator for TV One.Edit