Naga Munchetty

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Television Presenter (1975)
Wed Aug 14 2019
By   Alina

Naga Munchetty is a very familiar face for many English people who tuned to breakfast television stations, BBC Breakfast. Also renowned for frequently presenting BBC World News and BBC Two's television program Working Lunch. 

Naga was born on February 25, 1975, as Subha Nagalakshmi Munchetty-Chendriah. She grew up in Streatham, London, England, UK. Her dad is from Mauritius, whose identity is not available, while her mom, Muthu Chendriah, is an Indian. Naga holds British nationality and has an Indian ethnicity. Her family relocated to Wales for better career possibilities in the early 1970s. Her mom was a dentist, and her dad was educated as a nurse. 

For education, Munchetty attended Graveney School in Tooting, London. She later enrolled in Leeds University where she graduated in newspaper journalism with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English literature and English. 

Career Highlights

Naga Munchetty started her career as a reporter on the London Evening Standard's City Pages. She started to work for CNBC Europe. As a reporter for Reuters Financial Television, she started her television career. 

Naga Munchetty works as a presenter of BBC One and BBC News Channel's morning show BBC Breakfast.
Image: Naga Munchetty works as a presenter of BBC One and BBC News Channel's morning show BBC Breakfast.
Source: Facebook @Naga Munchetty

Ever since then, she has a very flourishing career ahead. In June 2016, Munchetty became the Sunday Morning Live presenter on BBC One. Naga is still active on BBC. Additionally, she has worked with other prominent personalities like Carol Kirkwood and Sally Nugent

On March 4, 2019, BBC posted an article on the topic "‘That’s Naughty’ Naga Munchetty stunned as Sally Nugent drops show secret" where everything has been cleared illustrated.

Naga Munchetty Husband, James Haggar

James is an English actor and director famous for his works in the movies like The Football Factory (2004), The Count of Monte Cristo (2002), and It's All Gone Pete Tong (2004). As per Hagger's Twitter profile, he is also a Broadcast Consultant.

Naga Munchetty's husband James Haggar.
Picture: Naga Munchetty's husband James Haggar.
Source: Twitter @James Haggar

Haggar was born on 23 July 1973, in Edgbaston, England, UK. Therefore, he holds and British nationality and belongs to the white racial ethnicity. Moreover, he is also a Broadcast Consultant at ITV.

Marital Life With James Haggar

Naga Munchetty is married to James Haggar, an English actor, and director. The couple was said to have met at a government case in 2005, and shortly after that, they started dating. 

Naga Munchetty is married to her husband James Haggar since 2007.
Photo: Naga Munchetty is married to her husband James Haggar since 2007.
Source: Instagram @tvnaga

Their relationship lasted two years before Haggar took the courageous move and asked Munchetty for the marriage. Shortly after getting engaged, they took no time in tying a knot. So, in 2007, the two walk down the aisle in the presence of their close friends and family.

Munchetty and Haggar have no kids of their own yet, but they have two Siamese cats named Kinky and Ronnie. They might not be planning to start their family yet as both of them are very busy in their own career. 

For over a decade now, the couple has been married, and their relationship is still going very well. The pair is presently living in England's Hertfordshire. 

Net Worth & Salary 

Naga Munchetty is far from ranking among Chris Evans, Jeremy Vine, and Gary Lineker, the BBC's top-paid staff. That's not to say, however, that the BBC Breakfast presenter is not doing very well for herself as the news channel is reportedly paying her between £150,000 and £199,999

Naga Munchetty while playing golf.
Image: Naga Munchetty while playing golf.
Source: Pinterest

As per estimation, Naga has an estimated net worth of more than $3 million. There are no further details about her other income and earning. Also, she hasn't really revealed any details about the house she owns and the cars she rides. 

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