Harvey Levin is an American television producer who serves as the host and executive producer of TMZ and managing editor for TMZ.com. He is also the host of Fox News Channel’s OBJECTified.
Besides that, he is an openly gay man. Let’s find out who is the partner of Harvey.
Harvey Levin’s Biography
Harvey who is also known by his birth name Harvey Robert Levin was born on 2 September 1950 in Los Angeles, California, USA. Currently, he is 67 years of age.
The detailed information regarding his parents and siblings remain confined to the media. However, it is known that his father had a liquor store of his own.
Harvey, who stands at the tall height of 5 feet 7 inches tall, graduated from the University of California, Santa Barbara with a B.A. degree in political science in the year 1972. He then attended the University Of Chicago Law School and graduated with a J.D. in the year 1975.
Before entering into the journalism world, he was an active attorney in California from 1975 to 1996. Harvey began his journey in the industry as a legal advisor for a radio show, and he then ventured into the television to cover legal issues.
Harvey experienced his first taste of national notoriety after covering the O.J. Simpson murder trial as the legal analyst for KCBS-TV in Los Angeles.
Afterward, he served as a creator and executive producer for Celebrity Justice from 2002 to 2005. Later, he founded TMZ in 2008. The site has since grown into one of the 500 largest websites in the world.
He serves as the site’s managing editor and the principal star of the daily television show. He started hosting the television series Objectified for the Fox News Channel in 2017.
With a success-filled career, Harvey owns a net worth that is estimated to be $15 million and lives a lavish life.
Personal Life: Who the Partner of Harvey?
Like other A-list celebrities struggling to reveal their sexuality, Harvey also had insecurities regarding his sexuality.
Harvey did not publicly come out with his sexuality until April 2010 when he hosted an event for the National Lesbian and Gay Journalists Association.
During his speech, he discussed the fear of losing his career and told the audiences that he used to be terrified of the consequences if someone learned he was gay. So, he kept his sexuality close to his heart for the sake of his career.
With the growing of time, Harvey found the courage to quote out himself as a gay. He also supported Los Angeles LGBT Center and ranked on No. 48 on the list of 50 Most Powerful LGBT executive as per the Out Magazine.
Besides that, he has a bliss relationship with his long-time boyfriend Andrew Bauer, the director of Talent Acquisition at TMZ.
However, they have not married yet and do not have any biological children, but in 2008, it was reported that Levin and Andrew were living together.
Harvey and Andrew even appeared as a couple in physique magazines like Muscle & Fitness. They even own properties together and share a beach-front condo in Marina Del Rey.