Michelle Denise Beadle is an American journalist and presenter. Recently she worked for ESPN as a sports writer and host. In addition, formerly, she was the co-host of the ‘GetUp!’ morning sports program. Likewise, she was the co-host of Sports Nation on ESPN2, along with Jalen Rose and Mike Greenberg, and the former host of ABC’s Winners Bracket with Marcellus Wiley.
Moreover, prior to joining ESPN in 2009, Beadle had different hosting jobs on various networks, including College Sports Television and the YES Network.
Caption: Michelle Beadle
Michelle Beadle: Early Life, Education, and Family
Beadle was born to her parents on 23 October 1997 in Italy. She was born to father Bob Beadle, a former executive at Valero Energy, and mother Serenella Paladino. The family lived together in Roanoke, Texas, outside Dallas, for the first half of Beadle’s childhood. Likewise, they lived in Boerne, a small town outside San Antonio, for the second half. She’s got two siblings Robert, a younger brother, and a younger sister.
According to Beadle, her mother was her best friend growing up because when she immigrated to America, her mother did not speak English and they had to learn the language together. Additionally, the journalist was a tomboy growing up and she had all-male mates. Talking about her educational qualification, she graduated from high school in Boerne. As a pre-law undergraduate, Beadle attended the University of Texas at Austin for political science.
Michelle Beadle: Career and Achievements
Beadle got her career started with the help of her father as an intern for the San Antonio Spurs and was later offered a shot at becoming a reporter. She also began her career hosting Big Game Hunters on Fox Sports Net. In 2002, Beadle moved to TNN as a sideline reporter behind-the-chutes for the coverage of the Bud Light Cup tour of the Professional Bull Riders. While at TNN, she also worked as a freelance reporter for CBS Sports on its coverage of the Titan Games of the PBR and ESPN.
On 1 June 2009, Beadle joined ESPN as a co-host with Colin Cowherd of SportsNation, which premiered on July 6, 2009, on ESPN2. One of the last people out of 142 to audition for SportsNation was Beadle. It was revealed on 22 May 2012, that she was leaving ESPN for the NBC network family, mainly as an NBC Network host and Access Hollywood correspondent. She anchored the daily morning studio coverage of the 2012 London Olympics for NBC Sports Network. On 3 March 2014, Beadle returned to ESPN, appearing on SportsNation as a co-host. As part of an agreement between the two media companies that included coverage of the Ryder Cup and Olympics highlights rights, NBC released her from the NBC contract.
Caption: Beadle hosting ‘NBA Countdown’
Michelle Beadle: Personal life and boyfriend
Beadle is in a live-in relationship ‘Steve Kazee’ who is a singer and actor. In addition, Kazee is also a Grammy Award winner. In 2015, Steve was invited by Michelle to one of her shows. The couple announced during the show that they were living together. Besides being a fan of professional wrestling, the Houston Astros, and the San Antonio Spurs, Beadle is an ardent dog lover.
Caption: Beadle with Kazee
Michelle Beadle: Net Worth and social media
The journalist has a total net worth of $8 Million US dollars. Her main source of income is her career as a journalist, anchor, and writer. Similarly, talking about her social media availability, she is available on Instagram as michelle.beadle. Likewise, the journalist is also accessible on Twitter as michelledbeadle. Beautiful Beadle has more than 240k followers on Instagram and 1.4 million followers on Twitter.
Michelle Beadle: Body measurements
The 23-year-old Beadle is very beautiful to look at. She holds caucasian features and has fair skin with beautiful blond hair. Additionally, she stands 1.73 meters tall and weighs around 67 kgs. Besides, her other body measurements are 37-25-35.