If you have been watching the ESPN network for quite a while, then you are probably familiar with Elle Duncan. For quite a while, Duncan has been the goto place for news relating to American Football. And while she looks after several segments on the network, she mainly focuses on the NFL. Duncan has been an anchor all her life and her talent in the field is not something you get to see every day. In a career spanning over a decade, Duncan has shown versatility in every step of the way. In this article, we take a closer look at the life of Elle Duncan.
Elle Duncan was born on the 12th of April 1983 in Atlanta, Georgia. There is very little information on the host including details about her parents, early life, siblings, and schooling. Fresh out of high school, Duncan began her career in radio stations before moving towards TV channels.
Duncan began her professional career as an intern for a sports talk radio show by the name of, 2 live Stews. After working at the radio station for over a year, Duncan moved to WVEE where she was part of the Ryan Camera Show. During her time at the show, she was tasked with giving traffic updates on-air. She also simultaneously worked for the Frank and Wanda Show and had an afternoon show to herself.
Early in her career, Duncan was a contributor for the Atlanta Falcons (NFL) and Atlanta Hawks (NBA). She hosted both pre-game and post-game shows for the Atlanta based teams. Elle also tried out freelancing for some time and worked with Comcast Sports South. She reported on the ACC and SEC football games. In 2012, Duncan landed a new job with the WXIA-TV in Atlanta.
Two years after in 2014, Duncan was hired by the New England Sports Network (NESN). She worked as a host for the TV network and covered stories relating to teams in and around Boston. Elle was also seen in high-school sporting events and was a regular of the NESN live.
After enjoying a two-year stint at the NESN, Elle moved to ESPN. She now worked with greater freedom and soon established herself as one of the leading anchors of the network. She is currently in a contract with the ESPN network and is enjoying her role as an anchor.
Elle Duncan is happily married to Omar Abdul Ali. The pair got married in 2016 and gave birth to a baby girl in 2018. The pair are often seen with Eva on several red carpet events.
Working as a Philanthropist:
Apart from her work as an anchor, Elle is actively involved in charities. She often collaborates with the non-profit organization Walker, which focuses on improving behavioral health. Elle has also gathered some acting experience under her belt with the 2014 movie Ride Along. She is also the host of the show, Fish Center Live, and has been doing it since 2015.
Elle has enjoyed an amazing career on TV. And it is safe to say, she has amassed quite a large amount of net worth. As of 2020, Elle’s net worth is estimated to be around USD 1 million.