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Jason Reid is better known for being the husband of the prominent media personality and as well as a renowned author, Joy Reid. Jay is currently hosting the "AM Joy," which runs on Saturday and Sunday mornings at 10 a.m. every weekend. By profession, Jason is a senior editor and a partner at Image Lab Films.
Aged 50, Reid was born on 16 May in the United States of America. As far as his education, Jason studied at the School of Visual Arts (SVA) in New York and received a Bachelor of Arts, Film & Video Production.
Jason and Joy's Married Life
The former documentary filmmaker of Discovery Channel now enjoys a happy Conjugal relation with his sweetheart, Joy Reid. Even after more than twenty-two years of marriage, the couple is still flourished when it comes to their path of love.
The film editor and his host, as well as author wife, exchanged the wedding vows on 27 February 1997 at a private ceremony. And despite the long years of their married life, the couple is successful in keeping their relationship dynamic.
Jason and his wife love to celebrate their relationship together, whether it is on Valentine's Day, anniversary, or any other day. While busy in her profession, Joy's wife still makes time for her children and her husband, Jason.
Blessed with Three Children; two sons and a daughter
From their two years of a marital union, Jason and Joy have three children. Nasir Reid (aged 25) is the firstborn daughter of this duo while the middle child Jmar Reid is now 23 years old. Again two years later, the couple gave birth to their younger son, Nasir Reid, whose age is now 20.
The NY native-born TV host rarely posts the pictures on social media with her two cute sons and a daughter. She recently wished her third baby birthday on October 23rd. "Even when they're not a baby, they're still YOUR baby. Happy birthday to my baby boy Miles -- proud of you every day and hoping your year 20 is your best yet. Love you!!", she said in the post.
Aged 23, Jmar has started his acting journey already. On 28 March 2019, he even got admitted to THE Stella Adler Acting Studio. Also, this third-born kid once said:
"the theatre has been one of the greatest outlets of my life, there’s nothing else I’d rather do. Enjoy the first two pictures I could find, I’d look for more, but I’m cold af.
Now, the whole family stays together except the youngest child Nasir who is in college.
Wife Controversial blog posts
A Twitter user @Jamie maz posts from Joy's former blog in 2017 which was published 2007 and 2009 and her blog surfaced. That blog was targeted to Charlie Crist. She later apologized for her mistake after the post calling the messages "insensitive, tone-deaf, and stupid.
Another controversial post had been brought public attention in April 2018, blog posts from 2005 to 2007. she urged her followers to watch the 9/11 film Loose Change, according to the Washington Post, and it tended to support Israel's decolonization.
The former MSNBC national correspondent posts caused PFLAG to cancel its decision to grant Reid and The Daily Beast to remove potential columns from it. An article released by that website strongly disputed her claim as a hacking victim. Reid opened, with an apology, the April 28, 2018 edition of AM Joy.
Despite all of the scandals, MSNBC stood by her and did not make any attempts to ban her from the network. She keeps apologizing and saying that she is a better person today. The MSNBC network also confirmed that the Reid who works for them is not the same person who allegedly wrote the blog's offensive posts today.
What is Jason Reid's Net Worth?
Operating as a co-founder and senior editor of movies at the ImageLab Media Group, Jason might have made a decent sum of money. He is also a former senior editor for 12-year for Discovery Channel and was also the freelance editor for Peakcock output. As of 2020, his net worth is estimated at around $800,000.
On the other hand, his partner Joy Reid is one of the famous American journalists who holds the net worth of about $4 million, with an annual salary of $1.5 million. She gained most of her earnings through a good television career, writing books, and writing articles.
Apart from reporting jobs, Aged 51 is also the author of the books entitled "Fracture: Barack Obama, the Clintons, and the Racial Divide," and her recent book, "The Man Who Sold America: Trump and the Unraveling of the American Story."
Whereas her books Fracture: Barack Obama, the Clintons, and the Racial Divide listed $16.99. At the same time, The Man Who Sold America: Trump and the Unraveling of the American Story's price is $27.99 at Amazon.
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