Max Kellerman is an American prominent boxing commentator and talks show host. He is the son of Henry Kellerman and Linda Kellerman. Max graduated from New York City's P.S. 41 in Greenwich Village, Hunter College High School in 1991. His first broadcasting experience was as a teenager on a New York City public-access television cable TV program on professional boxing called "Max on Boxing". Kellerman is the member of American sports radio personalities, Jewish American sportspeople, and Yiddish-speaking people. He married Erin Manning. The duo shared three children.
Early life And Education Of Max Kellerman
Popular boxing commentator and sports television personality, Max Kellerman was born on August 6, 1973, in Bronx, New York.
He was raised in a Jewish family and exhibits the pure Jewish culture. Max holds American nationality and belongs to the white ethnicity.
Kellerman completed his high school graduation in 1991 from Hunter College High School which was situated in Greenwich Village, New York. Later he joined Columbia University and completed his degree in history.
After completing his graduation, he was hired as an analyst on ESPN's boxing series Friday Nights Fights.
Max Kellerman's Career
In 2002, Max was offered to run his own show on ESPN but due to some disputes, he left the channel in 2004 and joined Fox Sports Net where he hosts the I, Max.
In 2005 he became the permanent contributor to MSBNC show Tucker hosted by Tucker Carlson. Later he was hired by HBO and on May 12, 2010, it was announced Kellerman had been hired by CNN.
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Currently, he worked as a host of ESPN's 'First Take' and as a color-commentator ‘HBO World Championship Boxing’ and ‘HBO Boxing After Dark’.
Besides journalism, he is known as an actor too. He made his first appearance in 2006 with the film named Rocky Balboa where he served as the broadcast team for the fight between Rocky and Mason "The Line" Dixon.
Later he appeared in Creed (2015) as the reporter interviewing Adonis Creed at the conclusion of his fight with "Pretty" Ricky Conlan. Kellerman played himself in Real Husbands of Hollywood.
Max Kellerman's Personal Life
Max Kellerman, the popular sportscaster is a married man. He tied a knot with his longtime girlfriend, Erin Manning in 1994. The duo was blessed with three children; Esther Kellerman, Mira Kellerman, and Sam Kellerman.
His personal life is quite a mystery, he is less active in social media as well as never talked much about his personal stuff.
Once he was suspended from ESPN after hitting his now-wife. At that time both of them were college students and this incident took place at a college party where both of them were drunk.
In October 2004, Max's brother Sam Kellerman was murdered by former boxer James Butler. James was arrested and was given a 29-year sentence.
Max Kellerman's Net Worth
The 45 years old, Max, has earned an impressive net worth from his glorious career of $6 million. Besides this, he owned many luxurious properties and cars.