Shamin Abas (born in 1969) is an American Publicist, Businesswoman, and Media Personality’s Partner from Wales, Alaska. In December 2019, she came out as Matt Lauer‘s girlfriend (American Journalist and Former TV News Anchor).
He initially garnered success after serving as a co-host of NBC’s Today show from 1997 to 2017. Furthermore, Matt remained a contributor to Dateline NBC. He even hosted the annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.
Lauer worked there from 1998 to 2017 in his successful career with NBC. Previously, the journalist remained a news anchor for The Today Show from 1994 to 1997. He also co-hosted the various opening ceremonies of the Olympic Games.
Some of his other popular appearances are at Christmas in Rockefeller Center (as host), Rock Center with Brian Williams (as a correspondent), Weekend Today, NBC News at Sunrise, etc.
Personal Affairs, Boyfriend Matt Lauer’s Girlfriend & Spouse
The 50-years-old Shamin Abas launched a romantic affair with her new boyfriend, Matthew Todd Lauer in December 2019. As per the source, they know each other for more than 14 years and remained very good friends.
On December 19, 2019, Matthew and Abas went on a trip together in New Zealand. Prior, Shamin married his husband (news anchor) in the 1990s and began to live in Detriot, Michigan, USA. Unfortunately, she and her husband ended up splitting in 1999 and didn’t share any kids together.
Then, in 2003, the businesswoman tied the knot with her second hubby who is a New York City nightclub owner. They separated in 2007 and took a divorce. During an interview, she told the audience that the couple faced huge financial issues.
Earlier, the news anchor tied the knot with his first wife “Nancy Alspaugh” (television producer) in 1982. However, their married life ended in 1989 and they took divorce.
Later, Matt wedded with his second spouse “Annette Roque” (Dutch model) on October 3, 1998, in Bridgehampton, New York. The former pair first met each other on a blind date in July 1997.
Annette and Lauer produced three children together. They have two sons Jack Lauer (b. June 26, 2001), & son Thijs Lauer (b. November 28, 2006), and daughter Romy Lauer (b. October 2, 2003).
In 2017, the journalist got involved in a controversy where Brooke Nevils accused him of rape. After the allegations, Roque separated from her husband and their divorce finalized on September 7, 2019.
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|Real Full Birth Name||Shamin Abas|
|Profession||Publicist and Businesswoman.|
|Famous for||being the girlfriend of Matt Lauer (American Journalist and Former TV News Anchor).|
|Age (As of 2019)||50 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||1969.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Wales, Alaska, USA.|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||not known.|
|Current Residence||1. Florida, USA.
2. New York City.
|Social Media Account Stats||Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/shaminabas/?
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 10".
Centimeters: 178 cm.
Meters: 1.78 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 62 Kg.
Pounds: 136 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)||36-28-38.|
|Shoe Size (UK)||6.|
|Parents||Father: not known (Math Teacher).
Mother: name not available (Homemaker).
|Siblings||Brother: one bro.
Sister: two sis.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Marital Status||Married twice but divorced.|
|Dating History?||names are not disclosed by her.|
|Boyfriend||Matthew Todd Lauer.|
|Husband/Spouse Name||1. First husband is a former news anchor.
2. Second spouse is a New York City nightclub owner
|Highest Qualification||Graduate with a Bachelors's degree.|
|School||Local High School.|
|Alma Mater.||Will update.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Tom Cruise.
Actress: Scarlett Johansson.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Greece.|
|Love to do||Watching Movies and Traveling.|
|Favorite Food||Continental Cuisine.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$6-8 million US dollars (As of 2019).|
|Salary, Income & Earnings||by working with brands like Rolls-Royce, Bugatti, Ferrari, NetJets, FIJI Water, etc.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Shamin Abas
- Matt Lauer’s partner was born to her parents in 1969 in Wales, Alaska, USA (Shamin Abas’s age is 50 years old, as of 2019). But there is no information about her actual birthdate on the internet.
- Her father (name not available) works as a math professor at a local professor and belongs to Persian-American ethnicity.
- Furthermore, the businesswoman’s mother (name not available) was a jazz artist and now she is a homemaker.
- Abas also never mentioned much about her family but she has two sisters and a brother.
- Currently, she operates a self-entitled public relations firm.
- Earlier, she worked with big brands such as Rolls-Royce, Bugatti, Ferrari, NetJets, FIJI Water, etc.
- Shamin got her first job in the media industry after she became a spokesmodel for Chrysler.
- His partner’s dad Robert Lauer is an entrepreneur and owns a bicycle company.
- Moreover, the businesswoman and Matt were first seen together in 2005 during a dinner date in Palm Beach, Florida.
- Many sources claimed that they became lovers after Lauer separated from his second wife.