Robin Young Biography
Robin Young is an American television and radio personality who currently co-hosts NPR as well as WBUR daily news magazine program Here and Now along with Tonya Mosley. She was born as Robin Cardwell Young, in Long Island, New York, attended Ithaca College in Ithaca, New York, as well as lived and worked in Manhattan, Washington, DC, Los Angeles, and Boston. Robin is the sister of veteran film actor John Savage.
Robin Young Age
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Robin was born and raised by her parents Floyd Youngs and Muriel Youngs in Long Island, New York. Young has a brother named John Savage, who is a veteran film actor.
Robin Young Husband
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Robin Young Salary
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Robin Young Net Worth
Robin has an estimated net worth of $1 million – $5 million dollars. Through her various sources of income, we believe that Young has been able to accumulate a good net worth as a television and radio personality.
Young began in television as a secretary at Channel 38 in Boston in 1973. In 1975, Robin went on air as a radio announcer at WBZ (Boston). She made her first television appearance on WBZ-TV’s Evening Magazine in the year 1977.
From 1982 to 1983, Young was the lead presenter, along with Tom Ellis, for the revamped evening newscasts on WNEV-TV (now WHDH) Channel 7.
After one year, Young switched her role at the station and began hosting and producing a number of primetime specials under her own production company, Young Visions. In 1988, she was “Life” section anchor of USA Today: The Television Show, a nationally syndicated news program.
Young has hosted Here and Now since 2000. The show normally consists of five interview segments with reporters, politicians, artists, authors as well as experts on a given subject.
It is broadcast from noon to 2 pm on WBUR as well as is distributed by NPR. In July the year 2013, Here and Now expanded to two hours, the show is produced at WBUR in Boston.
Young has won the Peabody and CableACE Awards for documentary filmmaking and five Emmy Awards for excellence in broadcasting. She was inducted into the Massachusetts Broadcasters Hall of Fame in 2010.