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Van Lathan is a TV journalist who became famous after his altercation with a famous rapper, Kayne West after he said slavery was choice during West interview with TMZ Live interview.
The 38 years journalist, Van Lathan became a public hero after Kanye West’s comments about slavery on May 1. After that incident, lots of people are searching for his biography on social media. Here are some of the detail of his personal as well as professional life. Have a look till the end.
Van Lathan Biography
Van Lathan was born to father, Terry, and mother, Chrystal Ellis on 16th April 1980, in Baton Rouge, LA, USA. He has an elder sister, Ebony Rage Lathan. He is of American nationality and belongs to Afro American ethnicity.
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Protector. Agitator. Hedonist. Revolutionary. Poet. Muse. Mother. Daughter. Sister. I am wishing a very happy 40th birthday to my big sister @poeticrage1. I want you to have a wonderful time today, and I’m letting you know the gold plated strap on i bought you for your b day is in the mail. It has a battery option but also a plug if you need more juice. From ‘92-95 you dressed like T-Boz in the “Ain’t To Proud To Beg” era. Even as TLC themselves moved on to “Creep” era you kept wearing Condoms as eye patches. We were confused, but decided as a family to love you anyway. Also, you never told anyone about that time you burst into my room as i was naked and privately viewing the Tyra Banks swimsuit calendar But you also never let me forget it. I love you, and thank you.
As per Van Lathan education, he got his graduate degree in 2003.
Besides being a correspondent in TMZ, Van Lathan often reports on sports in the TMZ particularly NFL. He has worked as a tour guide for TMZ bus tour for Hollywood tourist. He currently resides at Los Angeles, United States of America.
Van Lathan Body Measurement, Height, and Weight
Well if you view the Instagram post of Van Lathan one by one, then you can see several photos from his childhood days to these days. In his early days, he was a chubby face. Later o, he has maintained a fit and athletic body after lots of exercises.
As per some tabloid source, he was around 140 kg before. Now he has maintained it around 85kg. However, we are unable to find out his height, body measurements and so on.
Van Lathan Net Worth
The TMZ reporter, Van Lathan net worth is still under review as it has not been officially disclosed to the public. However, he must be amassed a good deal of money from his journalist career and from being a podcaster.
Van Lathan Controversy
During Van Lathan, Kayne West visit TMZ headquarters for a scheduled interview on 1st May 2018. He was interviewed by TMZ interviewers, Harvey Lewin, and Charles Latibeaudiere; West talked about supporting and endorsing Donald Trump and stating it was a choice by the Black people suffering through 400 years of slavery in the United States of America.
After saying he was mentally imprisoned, he asked the people in the audience at the TMZ room if he was being felt and thinking free.
Immediately, Van Lathan got up and claimed that he was doing is the absence of thought. After expressing himself to West, he immediately cast his opinion on his own Podcast channel Red Bill Podcast.
He was extremely disappointed and disturbed by Kayne West statement as he is a fan of the rapper and an admirer of West musical talent and believes the rapper supports people who are hate mongers.
Van Lathan Dating or Married?
Talking about Van Lathan personal life, it has not revealed if he is married or having any girlfriend as there is no rumors of his past and present relationship as well as his dating history with any women.
Van Lathan Social Media Activity
Van Lathan is an active user of Instagram and Twitter. As of mid-2018, he has more than 327k followers on his Instagram and 115k followers on Twitter.
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