Arthel Neville Biography
Arthel Neville is an American Anchor working with Fox News Channel(FNC) as a co-anchor for Fox News Live which airs Saturdays at 3, 4, and 5 pm ET and Sundays at Noon, 3, and 4 p.m./ET in New York. She first joined Fox News Channel in the year 1998 where she was serving as a contributor until the year 2001. Neville later rejoined the team in the year 2010 working as a New York-based anchor.
Arthel Neville Date of Birth / Birthday
Neville was born on the 20th of October 1962 in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States. She is 59 years old as of 2021.
Arthel Neville Measurements/Height
She stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 8 inches.
Arthel Neville Partner/ Husband
She is married to her husband, Taku Hirano whom she has been in marriage since 2001. Previously, she was in a marriage with former NFL running back Derrick Lassic between the years 1995 and 1998. Hirano is a percussionist and recording artist.
Arthel Neville Kids/Children
Neville prefers to keep information about whether or not she has any children away from the public. However, we will update the information once it’s available.
Arthel Neville Relatives/ Family/Is Arthel Neville related to Aaron Neville?
Neville was born in New Orleans, Louisiana to her loving parents, Art Neville, her father, and Doris Neville, her mother. Her father was a songwriter, solo artist, singer, and keyboardist. Additionally, he is the founder of the New Orleans music groups The Neville Brothers, The Hawketts, and The Meters. Arthel grew up alongside her brother, Ian Neville. She is also the niece of Grammy Award-winning singer Aaron Neville.
Arthel Neville Schooling/Education
Neville attended St. Mary’s Dominican High School located in New Orleans where she graduated. Upon her graduation, she moved to New York City where she was pursuing modeling and acting. Later on, she enrolled in pre-pharmacy at Xavier University which was prior to switching to journalism at Southern Methodist University. It is later that she made a transfer and joined the University of Texas located in Austin where she obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in journalism even as she was working as a reporter.
Arthel Neville Profession
Neville works with the Fox News team where she serves the station as a New York-based Anchor. Prior to her return to the Fox News team, she had helped launch a newly acquired Fox affiliate station in San Diego. This station had only been airing programming from Los Angeles and Mexico. With her as the head at the station, the morning show shot #1 overtaking some market mainstays.
She kick-started her career working as a reporter in highly respected local newsrooms. Seven years in, she got her break and forged an unmatchable career. Later on, she became the nation’s first high-profile African American female entertainment reporter. She also hosted and produced a one-on-one celebrity interview show on E! Entertainment Television. Later on, she launched the entertainment news show, EXTRA.
Among her other professional highlights include CNN’s Talkback Live with Arthel Neville and also being selected as the third African American female to be inducted as a Distinguished Alum at the University of Texas in Austin. The year 2017 also saw her being awarded the Moody College of Communication’s DeWitt Reddick journalism award as their first African American female honoree. Her past recipients include Dan Rather, Ted Turner, Walter Cronkite, and Bill Moyers.
She is proud to have had an iconic journalist Ed Bradley as a career-long mentor. Neville kick-started her career while she was a junior in college. She was a full-time journalism student at UT Austin and a full-time reporter at KVUE-TV(ABC).
Arthel Neville Income
Neville receives an annual income ranging between $30,000 and $90,000.
Arthel Neville Net Worth
Through Neville’s career as an Anchor, she has been able to accumulate a net worth that ranges between $1million and $1.5 million.
Arthel Neville political party/Political affiliation
She is a member of the Democrat political party in the United States.
Arthel Neville Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram
Neville is active on her social media accounts. She has about 6,800 followers on her Facebook Page, about 14,275 followers on her Twitter account, and around 17,535 followers on her Instagram account.