NBC’s Mark Halperin Age 53 Close To Married, Cheated On Partner
- Date of Birth Jan 11, 1965
- Age 55 Years, 6 Months
- Nationality American
- Birth Name Mark Evan Halperin
- Profession Journalist
- Career 1988–2017
- Relationship Status Dating
- Divorce/Split Not Yet
- Dating/Affair Karen Avrich
- Partner Karen Avrich
- Gay No
- Net Worth $3 Million (Estimated)
- Ethnicity/Race White
- Religion Judaism
- Father Morton Halperin
- Mother Ina Young
- Brother/s Gary Halperin, David Halperin
- High School Walt Whitman High School
- College Harvard University
- Height/ How Tall? 6'1" (1.85 m)
- Weight N/A
- Hair Short
- Hair Color Black
- Eye Color Hazel Brown
- Son/s James Paul Halperin
American journalist Mark Halperin having gone through terrible accusations of sexual harassment didn't let the relationship with his wife-like girlfriend go downhill as he rewound to his love for family.
Mark Halperin is quite known for his position as the senior political analyst for MSNBC and former co-managing editor of Bloomberg Politics with John Heilemann.
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Mark was suspended from both Showtime Networks and NBC News in October 2017 in response to multiple allegations of sexual harassment and misconduct at his previous job at ABC News.
Mark Halperin’s Bio: Age, Early Life & Broadcasting Career
Born on 11 January 1965, Mark Evan Halperin was raised in Bethesda, Maryland by parents, Morton Halperin and Ina Weinstein Halperin.
Mark lived with a family in Japan as part of the Youth for Understanding program in 1982 before beginning his senior year at Walt Whitman High School.
He graduated from Harvard University receiving his B.A. in 1987.
The 53-year-old journalist started his career as a desk assistant for ABC News and a researcher for World News Tonight in 1988.
He eventually began working in the investigative unit of World News Tonight and later as a general assignment reporter in Washington.
His skills led him to work full-time as an off-air producer while covering the presidential campaign of Bill Clinton in 1992. Two years later, Mark became an editorial producer of ABC’s special events unit in New York.
Mark appeared as a correspondent and political analyst for the ABC News television and radio programs in March 2007 and was replaced by David Chalian as political director.
After getting hired as a political analyst and editor at large for Time magazine, Mark was made the senior political analyst at MSNBC in June 2010.
Mark Halperin’s Net Worth in Millions
According to sources, Mark Halperin has got an estimated net worth of $3 million. As a journalist working for MSNBC, Mark has earned more salary than average journalists do.
Mark is also an author whose books have sold several copies, that has brought him a considerable amount of wealth as well.
His co-authored book with John F. Harris, The Way To Win: Taking the White House in 2008, made him a high-selling author in a small amount of time.
Mark also made good money when he wrote another co-authored book with John Heilemann, Game Change: Obama and the Clintons, McCain, and Palin, and the Race of a Lifetime, and the book was made into the HBO movie, Game Change.
Mark Halperin Standing With Multiple Sexual Harassment Accusations
In October 2017, five unidentified women accused Mark Halperin of sexually harassing them by indulging in disgraceful acts in an article published by CNN’s Oliver Darcy.
One particular woman experienced the harassment first-hand while the others were aware of it and this was all during Mark’s contribution in ABC. Mark confessed to having relationships in the past with co-workers but denied any contact without consent.
He fairly apologized as a response to the allegations in a statement to CNN saying,
I now understand from these accounts that my behavior was inappropriate and caused others pain. For that, I am deeply sorry and I apologize. Under the circumstances, I’m going to take a step back from my day-to-day work while I properly deal with this situation.
NBC decided to suspend Mark as a result of the allegations until the questions around his past conduct were fully understood.
Mark Halperin’s Wife-like Girlfriend, Karen Avrich: Rock Solid Relationship
The NBC analyst has been dating his writer girlfriend, Karen Avrich for 16 years. The duo has been together since 2002 and hasn’t experienced any dent in their relationship.
However, the pair hasn’t revealed any detail on how they started dating, but the fact that they’ve been together for so long can support the thought on the two already have the bond of a married couple.
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Mark and his girlfriend embrace a live-in relationship, and though they aren’t married, they share an adorable son.
Future Wife Goals: Mark posts a picture of his girlfriend and his son walking on the beach on Instagram on 28 August 2017 (Photo: Mark Halperin’s Instagram)
The pair welcomed their son, James in January 2017 as Mark announced the arrival of the baby on Instagram right after 6 minutes of his birth.
Mark doesn’t hesitate while posting pictures of his son and he has literally filled his Instagram with random moments he spends with his baby boy.
Mark’s girlfriend, Karen also appears occasionally in his Instagram posts, and while the two hasn’t delved into the topic of tying the knot, there’s no doubt that they’ll have to prioritize their relationship for the sake of their son.
And maybe they’ll welcome more children shortly after they’re headed to the road of marriage and commitments.