Yashar Ali (Journalist) Age, Biography, Net worth, Family, Partner & More

Yashar Ali

Yashar Ali (born November 23, 1979) is an American Journalist from Chicago, United States. Meanwhile, he is writing for the HuffPost, New York Magazine and NBC News. In the search for a job, he moves to Los Angeles. Later on, Yashar finds work of the Production Assistant.

He focuses on TV shows like “Chicago Hope” and “E.R.”. Additionally, he did not plan to be movies. Furthermore, his full real birth name given by his parents is Yashar Ali Hedayat.

Yashar Ali American Journalist

Ali wants to involve in the backstage duties. Soon, he engages himself in political activities too. He is the part of the campaign of Steve Westly in 2006.

After that, he joins Hillary’s Presidential Campaign for 2008s elections. Therefore, Mr. Ali posses wide experience in diverse fields like writing, politics and the entertainment industry.


Profile, Parents & Life Story

Yashar Ali Biography

This HuffPost writer was born on the 23rd of November 1979 in Chicago, Illinois (USA). Therefore, Yashar Ali’s age is 39 years old. Actually, he hails from an Iranian family based in the United States.

Yashar spends his childhood, teenage and youth in Oak Park. He is the only son of Samad Hedayat (father) and Batool Hedayat (mother). Additionally, his sister happy married. Ali’s father is a professor at Cornell University.

Actually, he travels with his mom-dad to overseas frequently. Though, her name has not provided. In fact, he is the intelligent student of the Holy Cross High School, River Grove. Currently, Yashar keeps his love life single.


Denise “D.C.” McAllister Tweet Controversy on Ali’s Gay Sexuality

A Conservative writer named Denise McAllister attacks Yashar’s Gay sexuality. In fact, she is a freelancer for the Daily Wire. Meanwhile, McAllister is trending online due to the dispute. The controversy hikes in “The View” show. Meanwhile, Meghan McCain is the co-host of the ABC’s talk show.

Denise McAllister's Tweet

Ms. Denise uses Twitter to comment on Yashar. Currently, she has apologized to him. Earlier, Ali also mentions her for her relationship trouble. He feels that he is an odd combo being an Iranian gay. Actually, Yashar believes in Catholic.

So, he cannot change the world. Therefore, Ali does not want to change for the people. Now, Ms. Allister has removed from her job. Her Twitter has taken down soon. Earlier, she crosses her decency while writing about “The View”.

Often, she gathers her offensive views on gender biases. Meanwhile, she has contributed for The Federalist too.  Ben Shapiro from the Daily Wire confirms that she is not a permanent employee. Still, he feels sad about McAllister’s comments.


Trivia & Quick Info

Yashar Ali Personal Life & Relationships

Full Real Birth NameYashar Ali Hedayat.
Nick nameYashar.
In The News For Denise McAllister (Writer) comments on his sexuality on Twitter.
Age (As of 2019)39 years old
Date of Birth (DOB), BirthdayNovember 23, 1979.
Birthplace/HometownChicago, Illinois (USA).
Star Sign (Zodiac Sign)Sagittarius.
Current ResidenceManhattan, New York (USA).
Career Timeline
Work Experience1. Production Assistant “Chicago Hope” and “E.R.” TV Shows.
2. Owns Political Consultancy Business.
3. Federal Lobbyist.
4. Chief of Staff for Gavin Newsome (Mayor, San Francisco).
5. Adviser in California Democratic Party.
6. Writer at HuffPost, New York Magazine and NBC News.
7. Attends Steve Westly Governor Campaign (2006).
8. Campaign Incharge of Hillary Clinton Presidential elections.
Physical Statistics
Height (Tall)Feet & Inches: 5' 9".
Centimeters: 176 cm.
Meters: 1.76 m.
WeightKilograms: 70 Kg.
Pounds: 154 lbs.
Biceps Size12.5 inches.
Body Measurements (chest-waist-hips)40-30-32.
Shoe Size (UK)10.
Tattoos details?None.
Eye ColorBlack.
Hair ColorBlack.
ParentsFather: Professor Samad Hedayat.
Mother: Batool Hedayat.
SiblingsBrother: Not Known.
Sister: Name Not Known.
Personal Life Relationship
Marital StatusUnmarried.
Dating History?NA.
Wife/Spouse NameNone.
ChildrenNot Known.
Highest QualificationHigh School Graduate.
SchoolHoly Cross High School, River Grove.
Alma MaterWill Update.
Hobbies & Favorite Things
Favorite CelebritiesActor: Bruce Lee.
Actress: Emma Watson.
Dream Holiday DestinationLondon, Paris & Frankfurt.
Favorite ColorWhite & Black.
Love to doTraveling, Writing Journals & Reading Books.
Favorite DishesNon Vegan Dishes (Butter Chicken).
Net worth (Approx.)$200,000-400,000 US dollars (As of 2019).
Earnings per month$10,000-12,000 USD.
Contact Details
Office Address__
Home DetailsNot Known
Mobile or Phone NumberWill Update.
Email AddressNA.
Official Website__


Some Lesser Known Facts about Yashar Ali

Yashar Ali Age, Height & Weight

  • Yashar has lived in San Francisco too.
  • Furthermore, he did the duty of Chief of Staff under Gavin Newsome (Mayor).
  • As per Wikipedia, Ali serves in the California Democratic Party for some time.
  • Soon, he has moved to Manhattan City in New York.
  • Through, the San Francisco Chronicle certain facts circulate about him.
  • Actually, Yashar Ali is earlier a Federal Lobbyist.
  • Terry McAuliffe is his mentor.
  • The Chronicle reveals that he involves giving to Democratic candidates.
  • Soon, a shocking report made from his side.
  • This time it is on Eric Bolling (Commentator, Fox News).

Yashar Ali Wealth, Controversy & Lifestyle

  • Though, Bolling sends offensive messages to the female employees.
  • Later on, Yashar is behind covering the story.
  • Eric files a defamation suit against him for $50 million in New York.
  • The 39-year-old does not like to make friends.

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  • Ali is the only person who has directly messaged Kathy Griffin (Actress & Comedian).
  • On the other hand, he owns the political consultant side business.
  • In the past, he becomes the LGBT liaison for the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee.
  • However, he has faced frequent bullying in school being Iranian.
  • A few internet sources doubt on his real name Yashar.




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