About Montel Williams
It has been reported that the total size of Montel Williams net worth reaches 2.8 million dollars. However, there are also some other sources which have stated that his net worth today is 10 million dollars. Montel Williams has become famous because of his career as an actor, TV show star and radio show host. All of these involvements have also added up a lot to the total sum of Montel Williams net worth.
Montel Williams was born in Baltimore, Maryland in 1956. Montel Williams is mostly known for his work as a show host of the program called “The Montel Williams Show”. Thus, working on his own show has also added up to the total amount of Montel Williams net worth. One of his most recent appearances has been as a spokesperson for the Partnership for Prescription Assistance (PPA). In addition, Montel Williams is working with some other non-profit organizations, such as MS Foundation. He started this foundation when he was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in 1999.
When he was studying in high school, during his senior year in 1974 he was appointed to be his class president. When he graduated, Montel Williams was accepted to the U.S. Naval Academy. In 1980, he graduated from it and earned his Bachelor of Science degree in engineering. Montel Williams also was taught how to speak Chinese and Russian.
In 1989, Montel Williams started to work as a motivational speaker. His performances as such were noticed by Freddie Fields, who was a producer of “Glory”. In 1991, he was already hosting his own show, which made him even more famous, called “The Montel Williams Show”. In 1996 because of his work on this show, Montel Williams was awarded with an Emmy award for Outstanding Talk Show Host. The program was on air for 17 seasons. Thus, the show not only made him famous, but also added up to the total estimate of Montel Williams net worth.
In addition, he has appeared in some other TV shows, such as “All My Children”, “Touched by an Angel” and “JAG”. Montel Williams has also worked as a director of one film called “Little Pieces”. However, in the last years he became more known because of his work in non-profit organizations, mostly related to help people with multiple sclerosis, as he has been also diagnosed with this disease. He even started his own foundation called the Montel Williams MS Foundation.