Zuri Hall is an Emmy Winning American host who is best known for her contribution to the entertainment industry as a whole. Down the years, Zuri hall has made a name for herself as one of the best anchors in business. Even though she primarily works as a TV host, Zuri has not limited herself to the role. She works as a model and is also a commercial actress. In this article, we take a closer look at Zuri Hall and her wiki-bio.
Zuri Hall was born on the 2nd of June 1988 in Toledo, Ohio. Zuri was born to her mother Valensia Hall and her father, who is yet to be identified. Born and raised in Ohio, Zuri spent much of her early life with her two older brothers. After graduating from a local high-school in Ohio in 2006, Zuri attended the Ohio State University. She graduated in 2010 with a BA degree in Strategic Communication and a minor’s degree in theater. During her time in university, Zuri was an active member of the Ohio Union Television and the Black Student Theater Network. Passionate about sports, Zuri would often attend local football and basketball games.
Zuri’s career began at the MTV network as a host of after shows. She was later asked to host a game series entitled, The Challenge. Her love for sports directed Zuri to the Indiana Pacers’ who wanted her to host their home games for the 2010/11 season. Zuri remained busy the following season as well and was working as an NBA reporter for the 2011/12 season. She was simultaneously working as an MC for the 2011 Big Ten Tournament and the WNBA Indiana Fever. The opportunities continued to flow in for Zuri who was also asked to cover the NCAA Women’s Final Four annual tournament, NCAA Tourney Town in Indianapolis (2011), Denver (2012), and Nashville (2013). She was also the official MC at the Super Bowl Village in 2012.
In 2010, Zuri switched from MTV to MyINDY-TV. She quit MyINDY-TV three years later and joined WNDY-TV. Her two- year stay at WNDY-TV and she landed a job at the E! News in 2015. Zuri has been with the network ever since and currently hosts the program, What’s Good with Zuri Hall and What the Fashion.
Awards and Recognition:
It was only a matter of time before Zuri’s good work at the E! network would start getting recognized. In 2017, the network was nominated or the Daytime Emmy Award in the category Outstanding Entertainment News Program. At the same ceremony, Zuri won a Regional Emmy Award in the category Outstanding Host – Talent.
Even though Zuri is currently dating the American Football Player Sean Culkin, she was in a long-term relationship with the Dutch soccer player, Mettin Cooper. Zuri and Mettin met in Ohio during a soccer game. The pair began dating in 2012 and enjoyed six-years of togetherness before calling it quits in 2018. The break-up hit hard on Zuri who shared the news on YouTube.
In the same year, Zuri met her current boyfriend Sean Culkin. Sean plays in the NFL for the Los Angeles Chargers. The pair openly shared pictures about their relationship and are currently nearing two-years of togetherness.
Zuri is particularly active in social media(Facebook ,Instagram, Twitter) and has a huge fan following. She started a YouTube channel entitled Hey Zuri Hall where she discusses love life, and style for girls who hustle. Down the years, her channel has more than 100,000 subscribers and 5 MIL+ views.
As the hard working lady is still on her way, hosting several shows and programs, her net worth is only going to grow in future. Currently, her estimated net worth is about 1 million USD.