How often can you pursue your career in something you want? How often have people made a livelihood from it? Not often, we know. But the individual we are talking about is so good at what he loves that he is paid to do so. Who could it be other than David Venable himself?
Best known as the host of the show ‘In The Kitchen With David,’ Venable is an American television personality and author. Putting his passion aside, he is loved by many for his quirky personality and fun-loving nature. So, just who is this guy? Let’s find out.
Here are some interesting facts about David.
David Venable: Quick Facts
|November 12, 1964
|Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
|University of North Carolina
|6 feet 6 inches (1.98m)
|Author, Television Personality
Early Life and Education
The famous host/chef, David, was born on November 12, 1964, in Charlotte, North Carolina, the United States of America. His mother, Sarah Venable, raised him while any information on his father is unknown.
Similarly, the TV host holds an American nationality and belongs to white American ethnicity. As for his education, Venable attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and graduated with a degree in journalism.
David Venable: QVC and Career
During his early days, David wanted to be a writer and acquire skills to write a book later. But midway, he fell in love with cooking, which he decided to pursue wholeheartedly. Likewise, he is also happy that his passion for food did not stop him from writing.
So, how did he come to be the man he is right now? It all goes back to the year 1993 when the QVC network hired Venable after discovering his talent as a product promoter. Before this, he worked as a columnist for WOAY in Oakland, West Virginia. Unlike his other colleagues, David was liked by many people for his personality and friendly demeanour.
Moreover, he was able to sell products more naturally than any of his colleagues. This talent of his did not go unrecognised by the producers and other people. That’s when they thought; it would be best to give David his show, a platform to showcase his talent.
As of now, David has been hosting the television show, In The Kitchen With David with his co-host Stacey. The show is a massive hit among the audiences and has even received positive reviews from critics alike.
Other than this, Venable is also the author of two cookbooks titled ‘In the Kitchen with David: QVC’s Resident Foodie Presents Comfort Foods That Take You Home’ and ‘Back Around the Table: An “In the Kitchen with David” Cookbook from QVC’s Resident Foodie.’ Both the books were published in 2012 and 2014, respectively.
David Venable: Net Worth and Income
From his career as a host of a popular TV show and author, David has amassed a considerable amount. As of 2019, he has an estimated net worth of $1 million, as many reliable sources claim.
However, there’s no doubt most of his income comes from his professional career as the host for the show, In The Kitchen With David’. Also, he earns a substantial sum by selling his books.
Personal Life: Married? Gay?
As of now, David is one of the most sought out and liked TV host in the states. Over the years, his fans have increased in number, which can be both blessings and boons. With the rise in fame, his personal life also becomes an interest to the public.
However, David is far more protective of his family than anyone. At the moment, no one knows if he is married or not. Since he rarely talks about his family and his personal life, many rumors have emerged regarding his love life. Some even claimed of him being gay, which has neither been confirmed nor denied.
Age and Height
Born in the year 1964, the famous TV host is currently 54 years old. But he is soon to turn 55 this year on the 12th of November. Also, his zodiac sign is Scorpio, which implies that he is passionate and secretive.
Likewise, the passionate chef stands at a staggering height of 6 feet 6 inches(1.98 m), which is more than the American male’s average height. Apart from this information, his weight and other measurements are unknown.
However, judging from his appearance alone, he has an average body build. Also, he has brown color hair while his eyes are grey.
Social Media Presence
Instagram– 141k Followers
Twitter– 42.9k Followers