Facts of Matthew Jay Povich
Matthew Jay Povich is famous as the adopted son of media personalities, father, Maury Povich, and mother, Connie Chung. He got his parents on June 19, 1995, and still lives with them in Washington D.C. His family also includes two sisters, Susan Anne and Amy Joyce Povich.
Matthew Jay Povich Early life
The story goes back in 1979 when Maury divorced his first wife, Phyllis Minkoff. They were already the proud parents of Susan Anne and Amy Joyce Povich.
Maury and Connie met each other in Washington D.C when they were working together at the WTTG-TV news in Washington. After dating for seven years, the couple married in 1984. They wished to have a child of their own, but due to the fertility problem of Connie, they could not have a child.
After confirming the health problem, they decided to adopt a child. In 1995, the husband and wife adopted Matthew from a young Californian unmarried women, and at the time he was a 6-pound-12-ounce boy. They shared the statement in public as,
"We are happy to confirm that after a long period of waiting, we have adopted a boy, Matthew Jay Povich. We are thrilled and ecstatic."
Adopted by American parents, Matthew is currently 24 years of age and he is holding American nationality.
Matthew Jay Povich Education and Future Career
Although Povish's parents have not disclosed about his education; research shows that he is an excellent student and is good on studies.
Matthew loves to travel with his parents and has spotted several times in public alongside. He is a good cook, who loves to keep a good relationship with his siblings and wishes to follow the footstep of his father by doing a job as a media personality.
Matthew's Career and Net worth
Matthew's father Maury is an American TV presenter, best known for hosting the tabloid talk show, Maury. On the other side, his mother Connie Chung is an American news anchor, who has worked for different news medias such as NBC, CBS, ABC, CNN, and MSNBC.
Matthew had a good upbringing with the silver spoon. His mother has a net worth of $15 million, from whom he received the amount of $1 million. Besides, his father also earns well, whose income is around $14 million per year and has a net worth of about $60 million
Matthew's Relationship: Is He a gay?
Matthew is currently single, and even in the past, he didn't seem to have a girlfriend as he is never spotted dating a partner.
He is a family guy, who likes to spend his time with his mom and dad.
Rumors about Matthew
While Povich's family is sure about their adopted child, a group of people says that Matthew wasn't adopted and he is Maury's biological bastard son.