Encounter one of the top pop culture media commentator and producers- Lisa Durden. She is well-known for providing a remarkable commentary on the television program, The Kelly File. Being an African American she does fiery commentaries on the subjects including racism, celebrity culture and the international activist moment: Black Lives Matter.
But certain situations happened that ruined her image in the society and she was given titles such as ‘disgustingly racist’ and ‘black supremacist’.
Being fused and true to her culture, she was fired from her job of teaching in the year 2017, while defending the decision of Black Lives Matter to host a Memorial Day event exclusively for Black People.
Boo-hoo-hoo, you white people are angry because you couldn’t use your ‘white privilege’ card to get invited to the Black Lives Matter’s all-black Memorial Day celebration,
she said when Tucker Carlson asked a BLM supporter why that kind of an event should happen.
Though, Durden thought that it was unjust and said,
I had a right to free speech, and I exercised that right.
Despite it, Lisa is a successful 55-year-old lady who won the hearts of millions of people by her former commentaries and shows. Let’s pander further into Lisa’s details such as her husband, family, and salary.
Lisa Durden Bio: Age, Family, Parents
This wonderful commentator and producer were born in the year 1963 in Newark, New Jersey in the U.S. She was raised noble in a poor family by her parents, John Durden (father) and Margaret Durden (mother) in New Jersey itself. In spite of that, they did not compromise in providing quality education to all their children.
Lisa did her high school education from Vailsburg High School. Later, she completed her graduation from Seton Hall University and gained a degree in Journalism. Lisa possesses an African American ethnicity.
Is Lisa Durden Married?
Lisa is in a blissful marriage with her husband, Troy. They both were in a long term relationship and then, she beatifically got married to him on February 27 in the year 2018.
Lisa and Troy both met through an online dating app and after a few days, got in a relationship. Troy states that after talking to each other and their families, he was sure about Durden as his wife at that moment only.
Lisa Durden Career And Salary
From childhood, she attained an entrepreneurial spirit by promoting her hair braiding business. Lisa started her career as a host and an executive producer of her talk show, The Lisa Durden Show, which airs on Newark Cablevision. She also was an adjunct professor at Essex County College before she was suspended due to the ‘Black Lives Matter’ incident.
As a commentator, she appeared on Fox News with Ernie Enastos as a Regular Expert Guest on radios and shows like ‘The Morning Show w/ Mike and Juliet’, The Strategy Room, It’s Your Call: With Lynn Doyle, Michael Baisden Show and more.
Lisa is a businesswoman who owns Lisa Durden Unlimited, a Multi-Media Production Company in New Jersey. Her production company specializes in award-winning content across various platforms such as Television, the web, and live audiences.
As a producer, she was the associate producer for the documentary, Brick City and producer of another documentary named Soul Food Junkies which also won the Grand Jury Prize of Best Documentary in 2012.
Lisa also ran for being the New Jersey Lieutenant Governor on the Green Party Ticket but unfortunately, lost by 0.47% of the votes. Although the exact salary of Lisa is unknown, this multi-talented woman is supposed to have a huge net worth.
Quick Facts About Lisa Durden
Name Lisa Durden
Born 1963/1964 (age 55–56)
Birthplace Newark, New Jersey, U.S.
Alma mater Seton Hall University
Occupation Media commentator, producer
Ethnicity African American
Marital Status Married