Rick Leventhal Bio, Age, FOX News, Net Worth, Wife, Daughters, Accident, Teeth, Salary

Rick Leventhal

Biography Rick Leventhal

Rick Leventhal is an American journalist and author who rose to fame working as a co-anchor for FOX News from 1997 to 2021. He recently left FOX News to host his Patreon show The Rick & Kelly Show with his wife Kelly Dodd. Kelly and Rick also host their other show called The Daily Smash. Prior to Fox News, Rick spent over a decade reporting for various media stations in Chicago, New York, Columbia and South Carolina among other states.

The former FOX News co-anchor was born and raised in Christian County, Kentucky with both parents present. Rick grew up as an introverted kid who spent most of his free time waiting for the regular cable news to watch various reporters break the news. Hence, enhancing his passion for broadcasting.

Rick attended Montgomery Blair High School and graduated with honors. He then earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in broadcast journalism from the American University School of Communication. After college, Rick began working as a news anchor and reporter for WFLD TV based in Chicago.

He covered various news stories from war zones in Iraq, Afghanistan and Israel for WFLD News and other stations. He even spent almost a month covering the war-torn areas of Kuwait. On FOX News, Rick provided complete live coverage of the Louisiana floods, the hunt and kill of Osama Bin Laden, and the 2010 oil spill.

He left FOX to start his own show while continuing his career as a writer. Rick even published his own book in 2023 Chasing Destruction in which he recounts his experience reporting and covering Wars, Hurricanes and Terrorist Attacks from various countries.

Rick Leventhal Age

How old is Rick? Leventhal is 64 years old from 2023. Born Richard Gary Leventhal on January 24, 1960, in Christian County, Kentucky, United States. Additionally, Rick celebrates his birthday on January 2nd every year. His birth sign is Aquarius.

Height Rick Leventhal

Stack stands at a height of approx 5 feet 10 inches. It also weighs approx 68 kg (149 Ibs). In addition, he has hair the color of salt and pepper and his eyes are light brown

Rick Leventhal Family

Leventhal was born the youngest son of retired Maryland psychologist, Dr. Alan Leventhal (father) and Carol Leventhal (mother). Carol is a retired director of Greenbelt Care in her hometown of Maryland.

Rick grew up as the middle child in a family of three. He has an older brother named Scott Leventhal. Scott was born in 1958. He also has a younger sister named Leigh Leventhal. He was born in 1963.

Husband Rick Leventhal

Is Leventhal Married? Rick is currently married to his second wife Kelly Dodd, former reality star. The two lovebirds met in late 2019. They then exchanged vows in 2020 through a private wedding ceremony. He was married to his first wife Penny Daniels, a WSVN News for nearly a decade. However, the two broke up due to unknown reasons.

Then Rick met and got married Berth Sack in 2016, but they quickly broke up in April 2017. Kelly Todd is a former American television star who appeared on the show Real Housewives of Orange County. She also co-hosts her own show with Rick called The Rick and Kelly Show which is available on Patreon and YouTube.

Rick Leventhal Child | Adopted daughters

Leventhal he is a proud father of two daughters named Veronica and Shoshana Leventhal with his first wife Penny Daniels. Veronica is a 31 year old licensed social worker who works under a Legal Aid Society called NYC. Shoshana on the other hand is a 26 year old independent woman.

Rick Leventhal accident

In January 2023, Rick was hospitalized after a fatal car accident. He suffered four broken rib structures and injured his right leg, according to what he posted on Instagram.

Sources revealed he was driving on I-10 just outside Palm Desert during a rainy season and hit a patch of ice. Rick is currently in stable condition and will be discharged once he has fully recovered.

Rick Leventhal Net Worth

Leventhal has an estimated net worth of approx 3 million dollars. It is believed that Rick managed to amass this amount of wealth from his previous career as a co-host on FOX News.

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