Who is Max Kellerman? Know his wiki, career, net worth, brother, personal life

February 7, 2018Who is Max Kellerman? Know his wiki, career, net worth, brother, personal life

Who is Max Kellerman?

Max Kellerman is a well-known name in sports television, sports analyst, and an American boxing commentator. Kellerman’s work as a studio commentator on ESPN’s ‘Friday Night Fights’ and as a host in ESPN’s ‘Around The Horn’ is cited as incredible among most works in his career. Kellerman has been a co-host alongside Stephen A. Smith and Molly Querim in show 'First Take' on ESPN since July 25, 2016.

Kellerman's wiki and how did Max Kellerman start his career?

As a teenager, Kellerman first experienced broadcasting on a New York City public-access television cable TV program named "Max on Boxing" based on professional boxing. The very experience gained him attention from boxing community along with young Mike Tyson. The biggest break in Kellerman's career was him being hired as a boxing analyst in ESPN’s boxing series "Friday Night Fights". Kellerman got his own show "Around the Horn" on ESPN in November 2002 and worked as the original host in the same show. "Around the Horn" was influenced by 'Pardon the Interruption' and gained incredible popularity. In 2004, Kellerman left the ESPN network and started hosting new show "I, MAX" on Fox Sports network. Though, Kellerman took time off from the show 'I, MAX' after his brother, Sam Kellerman’s death while the show was gaining highest ratings on the network. Kellerman also co-hosted a series ‘King of Vegas’ in Spike TV. Kellerman was hired to host the show 10 AM to noon program on WEPN on 23rd October 2006, that replaced ESPN’s Colin Cowherd program, from 10 AM to noon program was later added to XM Radio on ESPN Xtra and was named ‘The Max Kellerman Show’. On 9th March, Kellerman left ESPN radio and continued boxing broadest work in HBO. he along with Fran Charles and Lennox Lewis was hired for HBO’s Boxing ‘After Dark’ telecast. He started hosting HBO World Championship Boxing in 2007 on HBO.

Kellerman was hired by CNN on 12th may 2010 by announcing ‘Kellerman will weigh in on sports and pop culture issues on can American Morning and other programs. He has previously served as a contributor to MSNB'. On December 2010, Kellerman along with former NFL player Marcellus Wiley was announced as the mid-day host at ESPNLA 710. In may 2015, the boxing match between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao was covered by Kellerman though Kellerman was criticized for his post-match interview with Manny Pacquiao. The line of Kellerman’s questioning was, ‘interpreted as patronizing’ by The Guardian. Kellerman is working as co-analyst of ESPN’s ‘First Take’ in along with Stephen A. Smith sine 25th July 2016. Kellerman tried his acting skills in a cameo role in Rocky Balboa in 2006 and Creed in 2015 along with a short film ‘The Wedding Bout’.

What might be the net worth of Max Kellerman?

Kellerman’s net worth is estimated to be $7 million in 2018. The yearly income of Kellerman is estimated to be $1 million and he is supposed to earn most of it from boxing commentary and hosting sports shows.

Max Kellerman's brother was murdered!

Max Kellerman had three brothers. Among them, Sam Kellerman was the 2nd brother, who was murdered inside his apartment in Los Angeles. Later after investigation former boxer, James Butler was found guilty of Sam’s murder and was given 29-year sentence. Sam was a passionate young artist and wrote a play, ‘The Man Who Hated Shakespeare’ and was also a host at Public-access cable-television show. In an interview, Kellerman said that ‘Sam was a creative genius’ and was closest than any other brothers.

Who is in Max Kellerman's personal life?

Kellerman was born on 6th August to American parents in Bronx, New York, USA. He was sent to Hunter College High School in Greenwich New York and later got master’s degree in history from Columbia University. Kellerman tied the knot with Erin Manning and the couple has three daughters, Esther, Sam, and Mira. Kellerman speaks Yiddish and is actively involved in Jewish cultural activities. Kellerman shows interest in hip-hop music and is an avid fan of Wu-Tang Clan. The intro music on his ESPN radio show is hip-hop based and he stated that Raekwon’s ‘Only Built 4 Cuban Linx’ is his favorite album. Kellerman is not very active on social networking sites and keeps his personal life private.


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