Is Arthel Neville Married With Husband? Family, Children, Fox News, Salary Net Worth & More
- Date of Birth Oct 20, 1962
- Age 58 Years, 5 Months
- Nationality American
- Birth Place New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
- Profession Journalist
- Career 1980-present
- Relationship Status Married
- Husband/Spouse Taku Hirano (m. 2001)
- Ex-Husband Derrick Lassic (m. 1995–1998)
- Divorce/Split Yes (Once)
- Wedding Date 2001
- Dating/Affair No
- Net Worth Not Disclosed
- Ethnicity/Race African-American
- Father Art Neville
- Mother Lorraine Neville
- Brother/s Ian Neville
- High School St. Mary's Dominican High School
- Height/ How Tall? 5'8" (1.73 m)
- Weight N/A
- Hair Long
- Hair Color Dark Brown
- Eye Color Dark Brown
- Lesbian No
- Children/Kids Not Yet
American journalist Arthel Neville has led quite an interesting marriage life as she has been married twice in her life. Amidst two marriages with eccentric individuals, her marriages had a lot to say.
Arthel is best known for hosting Fox News programs. With over 25 years of experience in media work, she has achieved enormous success in her career.
Immense Success: Arthel Neville delivers an acceptance speech after she receives the 2016 Distinguished Alumnus Award (Published on 7 March 2017)
Arthel has been awarded the Texas Exes’ Outstanding Young Texas Ex Award' for her work in the field of journalism and was also nominated for San Diego Magazine 2009 'Woman of the Year Award.'
Arthel Neville's Bio: Age & Broadcasting Career
Arthel Neville, who was born on 20 October 1962, New Orleans, Louisiana, is of African-American origin and holds an American nationality. Arthel is the daughter of mother Lorraine Neville and father Art Neville and has one sibling, Ian Neville.
The 55-year-old journalist has worked for major news networks such as Fox News, CNN, E! Entertainment TV, KVUE-TV. She first joined Fox News Channel in 1998 where she served as a contributor until 2001.
In 2010, Arthel returned to Fox News Channel as a news anchor based in New York. She served as a correspondent from New Orleans for the fifth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina.
Arthel presently serves as a co-anchor at FNC for Americas News HQ based in New York.
After having bestowed so many years of her life into her profession and attaining success in her career, Arthel undeniably earns an impressive salary. However, the exact details of her net worth remain undisclosed.
Arthel Neville's Family: Inexplicable Love
Despite being an incredibly busy woman, Arthel manages more than enough time to spend with her family. And she barely hesitates to show off her mother and father on her social media sites.
Arthel doesn't miss out on important events with her family and remembers to share the special times she spends with them.
Family First: Arthel posts a picture with her mother wishing her a happy birthday on Instagram on 22 August 2018 (Photo: Arthel Neville's Instagram)
Arthel can't help but feel proud of her 79-year-old mother for being there for her through the courses of her struggle and achievements. She doesn't speak highly of just her mother, but also of her musician father.
Being the daughter of a famous singer, Arthel loves to call her father, 'Papa Funk.' She doesn't miss the opportunity to share any update regarding her father and his band, The Funky Meters.
Arthel makes sure to let her followers know that she's a huge family person and is quite open with everyone regarding the matters concerning her family.
Arthel Neville’s Fascinating Married Life
Arthel, born on 20 October 1962, was previously married to baller husband Derrick Lassic. The couple had got married in 1995.
The pair first met each other at the Miss USA pageant in South Padre Island in February 1994 where she was a co-host and Lassie was a judge.
Past Flame: Arthel's ex-husband Derrick Lassic (Photo: Liveramup.com)
Unfortunately, the marriage lasted for only a few years, and they got divorced in 1998 without any known reason for their separation. The couple does not share any children from their relationship.
Despite the divorce, Arthel found love again!
In 1999, on the backstage of a concert in New Orleans, she met Taku Hirano, a drummer from Japan. After two years of long-distance relationship, they got married in 2001 after Hirano asked Arthel’s parents for the permission to tie the knot.
Arthel commented on this response of her family saying that the initial hope in any black family is to marry someone black, but ultimately they want their children to have someone who loves them and is right for them.
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Sources suggest that Taku Hirano proposed to her in Venice, Italy, and the couple took their vows on a beach in Hawaii. They spent their honeymoon in Japan and met Taku’s family during the visit.
Married For A Year: Arthel posts a picture with her husband on their anniversary on Instagram on 28 June 2018 (Photo: Arthel Neville's Instagram)
The pair has not welcomed any children till now and has not revealed anything about their further plans.
Apart from her married life, she is also blessed with a beautiful family. Arthel’s father Art Neville is an American song artist who worked in the genre of Funk and Soul and the founder of musical band The Neville Brothers.