Jemele Hill

Jemele Hill, also known by birth as Jemele Juanita Hill, is a well-known sports journalist from the USA who serves for the website The Undefeated of ESPN. She was the host of “His and Hers” on ESPN. She has worked as a columnist for ESPN and has hosted many shows for ESPN. Hill is known for sustaining a low profile life. She began her career by working with Raleigh News and Observer as a sports writer.

Well, how well do you know about Jemele Hill? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Jemele Hill’s net worth in 2021, her age, height, weight, boyfriend, husband, kids, biography and complete details about her life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Jemele Hill to date.

Biography and Early Life

Jemele Hills was born on 21st December 1975 in Detroit, Michigan, by her parents, Denise Dennard and Jerel Brickerson. His father once struggled with drug addiction where the family tolerated their fair share of financial difficulties. Jemele and her mother shifted to Houston, where later they came back to Detroit. This was when and where Hills was able to join the school after returning to their hometown. During her childhood, Hill was a tomboy, and her favorite sport was basketball. Also, she wrote stories from her early age.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Jemele Hill in 2021 and what is her height and weight? Well, Jemele Hill’s age is 45 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 21 December 1975. Though, she is 5′ 6″ in feet and inches and 165 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 154 lbs in Pound and 70kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Brown and hair color is Black.


Hills got enrolled in a school. She completed her high school level at Mumford High School in 1993. She later joined Michigan State University.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Jemele Hills is a lady who has been in several relationships. Her first relationship was with Michael Smith, her co-host from the ‘His & Hers.’ After they separated, she got into a relationship with Idris Elba, an English actor in television personality. Jemele is in relation as for now with Ian Wallace. Hills was once suspended after making a tweet on Adolf Hitler. Jemele was thrown into the spotlight after referring to President Donald Trump as a ‘White Supremacist’ via Twitter.

Is Jemele Hill Lesbian?

Jemele Hill can be said not to be a gay nor a lesbian. She has a straightforward sexual orientation. Though she is not married, she is in a relationship with a male known as Ian Wallace. The two haven’t started life together.

Professional Career

As from her start, Jemele worked as an assignment sports writer for Raleigh News & Observer. Then she became the sportswriter of Detroit Free Press. Her work there was to cover basketball and football from Michigan, where she worked for six years. Hills began to work as a columnist for Orlando sentinel. She has also protected the Olympic Games together with the NBA playoffs.

Jemele started making her television appearances after becoming the national columnist of She has shown off in shows like “SportsCenter’, ‘Outside the Lines’, ‘The Sports Reporter’ and ‘ESPN First Take’. She later became the host of the podcast ‘His & Her’. Hills became the evening anchor of SportsCenter after starting the show ‘His & Her’. She has appeared in many more shows like; ’10 with Slip Bayless’ and ‘Jim Rome Is Burning’.


Jemele has won the Poynter Sports Media Summit, which was conferred with the McKenzie Cup. She won the inaugural prize, which is given in the tribute of Van McKenzie. The Michigan State’s College of Communication, Art, and Sciences bestowed her with the Rising Star Alumni Award. Due to her contributions to sports feature writing, Hill gained the North Carolina Press Association Award. Jemele has been selected for the Image Award.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Jemele Hill in 2021

Jemele has been active in her profession since her young age. Her hard work has earned her a net worth of more than $5 million as of 2021. Her primary source of net worth is mainly through working for ESPN. She has received a lot of honors due to her activity in the profession.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Kno

  • Hills was once thrown into the spotlight after referring to President Donald Trump as a “White Supremacist” via Twitter.
  • Jemele is of African-American ancestry

Jemele Hill is one of the most famous sports journalists in the world. She is very active and hardworking. Also, she is very dedicated to her profession. She is a role model to many, and one can use her as an example. Hills has been active in his career since his early age.


Facts of Jemele Juanita Hill

  • Gender Female
  • full nameJemele Juanita Hill
  • birthplaceDetroit, Michigan, United States
  • Date of Birth December 21, 1975
  • Age 48 years 2 months
  • Horoscope Sagittarius
  • Lucky Number 10
  • Lucky Stone Turquoise
  • Lucky Color Orange
  • Best Match for Marriage Leo, Aquarius
  • nationalityAmerican
  • religionChristian
  • net worth$5 million
  • professionAmerican Sports Journalist
  • weightIn Kilograms – 70 Kg, In Pounds – 154 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres – 165 cm, In Feet and Inches – 5′ 6″
  • hair colorBlack
  • eye colorBrown
  • high schoolMumford High School

Written by Joel S. Elkins

Ryan Friedlinghaus

Mark Whitacre