Levan Reid Biography
Levan Reid is an American sportscaster who serves as a sports reporter for WBZ-TV in Boston. He started his television career at the age of sixteen. He served as a WUSA-TV 9 NEWS Now’s weekend anchor for five years and co-hosted for both Sports Plus and the station’s Operation Football reports. In the summer of 2010, the reporter returned to the Boston market and joined WBZ-TV in Boston
Levan Reid Age
The actual birthday of the Levan Reid is not disclosed yet, but based on the wiki sources he is somewhere near mid-fifties. The sportscaster, who is gifted with proper height, holds the American nationality and belongs to Afro-American ethnicity.
Levan Reid Education And Early life
Levan graduated from Notre Dame College in Manchester, New Hampshire with a major in History and Philosophy. He also earned a minor in English and Communications. While at Notre Dame, he played football for a year but preferred playing second base for the college baseball team.
Levan began working in television when he was 16 years old at “A Current Affair” in New York City. He went on to produce sports for “Good Day New York” at WNYW. His first job after college was as a sports producer at WMUR in Manchester, New Hampshire. He was promoted two years later to sports anchor/reporter.
Levan Reid Wife
Turning on the pages of his personal life, it seems the sportscaster; Reid is secretly married to someone. He hinted about his marital status through a tweet where he stated that the red carpet stuff is like the Super Bowl for his wife.
The sports reporter has managed to keep his personal matters and relationship under the radar revealing decidedly fewer details. It seems Reid doesn’t prefer staying in the limelight with the information about his marital relationship.
Although the tweet made it clear that Reid and his wife have been together for a long time, he hasn’t announced anything about his kids, if he has any. As of now, the further details of his family life remains to get revealed.
Levan Reid Career
In 1996, he was hired as a reporter for WFXT. During his seven years in Boston, he covered every major sporting event, including four World Series, the Super Bowl, the Ryder Cup, and various NCAA Championships. An athlete himself, Levan’s love of sports led him to choose a career in sports journalism.
He served as WUSA-TV 9 NEWS NOW’s weekend sports anchor/reporter for five years, and co-host of both Sports Plus on Sunday nights and the station’s Operation Football reports that feature local high school football action. Levan anchored Redskin specials and was at the forefront of the Maryland football and basketball stories. WUSA/Gannett chose not to renew several contracts due to economic issues and Reid’s was one of them.
In the summer of 2010, Reid returned to the Boston market and joined WBZ-TV in Boston as a sports freelancer anchor. He has covered the New England Patriots for WBZ throughout the season. He was also a fill-in host for Boston sports radio station WEEI.
Reid plays the character of Doc Brooks on the Onion SportsDome’s “Get Out Of My Face” segments.
Levan Reid Net worth
The sportscaster, with his entire career work as a sports reporter and anchor, is believed to be earning a decent salary. His actions, especially with the CBS Boston network, has helped in raising his revenue. The actual earnings of the reporter are out of the reach of media, but it is estimated that his net worth counts in hundreds of thousand dollars.