About Montel Williams
Montel Williams is mostly known from TV screens to a lot of people. It is also one of the main sources of Montel Williams net worth which has been estimated to reach 10 million dollars. In addition to that, he is also known as an actor and a radio show host. Montel Williams is mostly known from his own show, which has been running for quite a long time, the show being called “The Montel Williams Show”. It is also regarded as one of the main sources of accumulating Montel Williams net worth.
One of his most recent occupations has been working as a spokesperson and as such he is known to be working with the Partnership for Prescription Assistance. Montel Williams is also known to be co-working with some non-profit organizations, such as MS Foundation. He is also the owner of this foundation, which he founded due to the fact that he was diagnosed having multiple sclerosis in 1999.
Montel Williams was born in 1956 in Baltimore. When he was attending high school, he was quite an active student, which can also be proven by the fact that in his junior and senior years there, he was chosen as the president of his class.
Montel Williams excelled in all subjects at school and he also enjoyed music and sports.
When he graduated from high school, Montel Williams joined the Marines. It made him to be the first African American Marine, who started attending Naval Academy Prep School. There, he also excelled and became one of four students who graduated from the school. Because he was successful there, Montel Williams got accepted to the US Naval Academy. At his time there, he also learnt how to speak in two more languages, those being Mandarin Chinese and Russian.
After his service in the Marines, Montel Williams focused on his career as a spokesperson, which has been one of the main sources of Montel Williams net worth. In 1991, he also started hosting his previously mentioned show called “The Montel Williams Show”, which also increased the total sum of Montel Williams net worth.
In 1996, Montel Williams was awarded with the Emmy Award in the category of the Most Outstanding Talk Show Host. In the season of 1996-1997, the show reached its peak time. As a result, in 2002, he was nominated once again for the same award. In 2001 and 2002, the show was also nominated to receive the Emmy Award.