Cenk Uygur Net Worth

Net Worth: $5 Million
Statistics
  • Source of Wealth:

    YouTube
  • Age:

    48
  • Birth Place:

    Istanbul, Turkey
  • Weight:

    77 kg (169.76 lbs)
  • Marital Status:

    Married (Wendy Lang)
  • Full Name:

    Cenk Kadir Uygur
  • Nationality:

    Turkish, American
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About Cenk Kadir Uygur

Cenk Uygur is a political activist, and internet personality who is best known for the online show Young Turks. Cenk Uygur's net worth is currently $5 million.

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Cenk Uygur was born in Istanbul, Turkey into a Muslim family. He lived until he was eight when he and his family moved to the United States, more specifically New Jersey. He went to the University of Pennsylvania where he got a degree in management. Later on, he went to Columbia College where he got his law degree.

Uygur's stint talk show radio came when he appeared on a radio show that broadcast to D.C. and Boston. Soon after that, he wrote for, appeared on and even produced The Times in Miami.

In 2002, Cenk Uygur along with Ana Kasparian started The Young Turks which was on satellite radio. Today, Uygur and Kasparian run the biggest web-based news show in the world. On YouTube, The Young Turks have amassed an amazing one billion views and over one million subscribers. In September 2011, The Young Turks became a show on Current TV. It had the same name but only Uygur appeared on it to have it be a bit different than the online series.

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Earnings 2011

YouTube Earnings Jul. 2011
Annual revenue of Cenk Uygur's liberal-progressive and self-proclaimed “first internet TV news show” The Young Turks (approximately 500 million views)
$1,000,000

Earnings 1997

Box Office Sales Jul. 1997
Worldwide box office sales of the movie Contact as a reporter
$171,120,000

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