Max Kellerman is a sports TV personality and a boxing match commentator from the US. He is a color commentator with HBO World Championship Boxing and also with HBO Boxing After Dark. He also does some radio shows related to the sports industry. He is the co-host on ESPN’s First Take.
Max Kellerman and his early life and childhood
Max was born in New York City on 6 August 1973 and is 45 years of age now. He is Jewish and has an American nationality. He does not have a middle name. There is no information on his parents. He is the eldest of four siblings and he has three younger brothers. His brother Sam who was 15 months younger to him was murdered by former boxer James Butler.
Remembering his brother, Max had once said:
“[Sam] was a creative genius… He was the best writer for his age I’ve ever read. I used to tell him, ‘I’ll always be able to get someone to pay me for talking, and you’ll always be able to get someone to pay you for writing.'”
He was a student at Hunter College High School and graduated in 1991. He later joined Columbia University and graduated in 1998 and obtained a degree in history.
Max Kellerman and his career
He began broadcasting work as a teenager and was on public-access TV cable TV program called Max on Boxing. He got the job of an analyst with ESPN for Friday Night Fights. He got his own show and became the host of Around the Horn. In early 2004 due to the inability to reach an agreement, Max left ESPN and joined Fox Sports Net to host the show called I, Max. He was also co-host of Spike TV’s King of Vegas. He was also contributing to the show Tucker.
He also was having a show on WEPN and it was later called The Max Kellerman Show. This ended in 2009. He also worked for HBO for their boxing commentary show. In 2010, CNN hired him. In 2016, he became the co-host of First Take.
Max Kellerman and his acting and net worth
Max has also some acting roles to his credit. He was cast in the 2006 film called Rocky Balboa. In the year 2015, Max was seen in the film called Creed and he was the reporter who interviewed Adonis Creed. He also played himself in the short film named The Wedding Bout and in Real Husbands of Hollywood.
He earns a decent annual salary and his net worth is 6 million.
Max Kellerman and his personal life-wife, children, relationship
Max is a married man. His wife is Erin Manning whom he married in 1994. The couple has three children and they are daughters Esther, Sam, and Mira. He had in 2014 admitted on-air that he had hit his girlfriend and now-wife Erin when they were in college. Due to this, he faced a suspension from ESPN.
Max has a height of 5 feet and 9 inches and a weight which is not known. His other body measurements are also not available. He has brown hair. His eyes are hazel-colored. He has a Twitter account with around 352k followers.
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