Sam Rubin & Wife's Married Life Hits Serenity! Family Rift & Divorce - There's No Chance For It
- Date of Birth Feb 16, 1960
- Age 61 Years, 3 Months
- Nationality American
- Birth Place San Diego, California, United States
- Profession Journalist
- Relationship Status Married
- Wife/Spouse Leslie Rubin (2007-present)
- Ex-Wife Julie Anderson
- Divorce/Split Yes (Once)
- Dating/Affair No
- Gay No
- Net Worth $1 Million
- Ethnicity/Race White
- College Occidental College
- Height/ How Tall? N/A
- Weight N/A
- Hair Short
- Hair Color Light Brown
- Daughter/s Perry Rubin, Rory Rubin
- Children/Kids 4
American journalist Sam Rubin met his second wife after the end of his first marriage. Meet his new wife, who he once called 'everything but red carpet partner.'
The California native is widely known as the entertainment reporter for the KTLA Morning News, which airs on the CW-affiliated KTLA network. He also serves as a correspondent for ReelzChannel's fast-paced half an hour long entertainment program, Hollywood Dailies.
That Was Funny: Sam Rubin shares a light-hearted moment with American actor Jerry O'Connell on KTLA Morning News in August 2018 (Photo: Sam Rubin's Instagram)
The 59-year-old anchor with a smiling face is one of the most known faces in the entertainment industry having interviewed the biggest names in Hollywood, from Tom Hanks to Samuel L. Jackson.
Sam Rubin's Bio
The veteran reporter was born on 16 February 1960 in San Diego, California. He belongs to White Ethnicity.
He received Bachelor In Arts from Occidental College in 1982.
Sam Rubin's Career: KTLA, Nine, ITV
Sam began his career from the KTLA network in 1991 and has been serving as the on-air daily entertainment anchor for the 'Number 1' rated entertainment program KTLA Morning News in Los Angeles.
Joining Reelz Channel in 2009, he created and produced 120 episodes of celebrity round-table talk show, Hollywood Uncensored With Sam Rubin. He has been the Hollywood based entertainment reporter for Nine entertainment channel since 2014. Sam also reports to the various entertainment programs in ITV entertainment channel from Sydney, Australia.
Apart from anchoring and reporting, he is the President of a production and advertising integration company, Sam Rubin Entertainment Inc(founded in 2000), which has produced more than 200 hours of broadcast and cable programming which include some ‘Live From’ red carpet shows and 120 episodes of the show, ‘Hollywood Uncensored.' .
Sam Rubin's Controversy With Samuel Jackson
On 10 February 2014, During a live on-air interview with actor Samuel L. Jackson, Rubin accidentally asked him about the grand success of The Super Bowl Trailer which advertised at the Super Bowl. Sadly this trailer didn't include Samuel but his co-star Laurence Fishburne. The incident offended Samuel by every means.
But like a professional, Sam Rubin revised his apologies to him referring that he'd been talking about another commercial; Captain America: The Winter Soldier, which had featured Samuel. Adding the fact of Jackson's misinterpretations in the apologies, Rubin, however, accepted the fact that it was a very amateur mistake.
Sam Rubin's Salary And Net Worth In 2018
Sam has been in involved in the entertainment industry as an anchor and reporter for nearly three decades. Talking about his earning, he derives impressive salaries from different entertainment channels.
As the anchor in KTLA earns an average salary of $63,450, his earning exceeds the average salary for his long stint to the channel. Moreover, the income from various entertainment channels thickens his pocket.
Sam also makes the big amount of money supervising the production and sales of the programs produced by his company, Sam Rubin Entertainment Inc. As of 2018, his net worth reaches $1 MIllion.
First Married Life Ended In Divorce
Regardless of his successful career, he did not enjoy success in his first marriage. Sam was first married to Julie Anderson on 9th January 1988. The private Catholic wedding ceremony was held in front of family members.
They had first met on a blind date and tied the knot just 18 of their meeting.
However, the couple's married life came to an end through a divorce after 18 years of togetherness in 2006. He shares two children with his former wife; both daughters, aged 21 and 15.
Enjoys Prosperity In Second Marriage With Leslie Rubin
A year after his first marriage ended, he met Leslie Rubin, a movie studio lawyer. The duo immediately felt a connection, and after a brief dating period, Sam and Leslie tied the knots in 2007 in a private wedding.
The couple welcomed two children in quick succession, a daughter in 2008 and a son a year later.
Despite having been married for more than a decade and having two children together, the couple's adoration towards each other remains intact. They have been enjoying their blissful life for more than a decade, and Sam does not feel bashful to provide a glimpse of their relationship through his social sites.
Perfect couple: Sam and his wife Leslie attends afterparty event of The Critics Choice Television Awards in June 2014 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo: Zimbio.com)
In 2015, he attended the red carpet event of Critics Choice Award flanked by his wife and humorously stated her as "My everything but red carpet partner."
The couple resides together with their two children in New York, and Sam's two children from his first marriage also are a part of the family.
Happy Wife: Sam and his wife pose in chef's attire flaunting their dishes (Photo: Sam's Instagram)
He is a family man and loves to spend time with them. He loves to peddle around the town with his children on last Friday of every month. His special bond with his wife and family has parried the chance of a second divorce so far.