Matthew Berry is an American writer, columnist, fantasy sports analyst, and television personality who is best known as a writer and sports analyst for ESPN.com. Matthew Berry is a Senior Fantasy Sports Analyst for ESPN. He is also known as “The Talented Mr.Roto”.
Table of Biography
Early Life and Childhood
Matthew Berry is 50 years old as of 2020. He was born on December 29, 1969, in Denver, Colorado. His parents, mother Nancy who is a former mayor of the city and his father Leonard Berry is a professor for Texas A&M University. Regarding his siblings, he has a brother named Jonathan Berry.
He holds American nationality and ethnicity is unknown. His zodiac sign is Capricorn. Talking about his educational background, he graduated from Syracuse University in 1992.
Moving towards Mathew’s career, Berry started his career as a Hollywood writer. He worked on the show for one year. Later, Bery got accepted officially getting him into the LA writing scene. Moreover, He worked on such movies a Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles and the final year of the TV show Married… with Children.
Moreover, Berry started two fantasy websites in addition to his Bollywood writing, RotoPass.com, and TalentedMrRoto.com, a fantasy content site. ESPN Radio host, Steve Mason, became a fan of the sites and invited him to speak on his show, he was introduced to the ESPN base of Bristol, Connecticut and started working in 2007.
His annual pre-season “Love/Hate” ranks among the most trafficked stories on ESPN.com for the entire year, while the in-season are among the most-read pieces in ESPN.com on a weekly basis. After joining ESPN he was a contributor to many top media outlets, including MLB.com, NBA.com, and Rotoworld.
Furthermore, He also worked two years on NBA as a consultant, helping the league grow its fantasy basketball business. He did a two-hour fantasy show there, which led him to spots on Cold Pizza. That grew into doing segments on ESPNEWS, which led to his getting a column in ESPN The Magazine. That allowed him to start The Fantasy Show. In addition, He is a writer and producer known for, Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles (2001), Desperate Housewives (2004) and Avenger’s: Endgame (2019).
Likewise, he has made appearance formerly on a various variety of appearances throughout his career. He has appeared on Sporting News Radio, SportsIllustrated.com, Fox Sports Radio, SportingNews.com, The Sporting News magazine, NFL Network, NBA TV, Fox Sports Net, Slam Magazine, and XM & Sirius Satellite Radio.
Awards and Net worth
Talking about his awards, he was Writer of the Year (Basketball), and Best Article on the Web (Football). Furthermore, he is a five-time Fantasy Sports Writers Association Awards and five-time Podcast Awards Winner which Berry co-hosts along with partners Field Yates and Stephania Bell, in ESPN’s top-rated podcast on a yearly basis.
It was named the best Fantasy Sports podcast for 2015 and 2016 by the Fantasy Sports Trade Association and has won seven podcast awards until this past year, when it declared as “legacy” podcast, making it ineligible from winning additional awards.
Similarly, In 2013, he was named as the Marketer of the year by the Academy of Marketing Science for his role in fueling the national growth of fantasy football. ESPN2 Sunday morning shows Fantasy Football Now awarded Berry as Emmy Award winner for his work and recently been the host of The Fantasy Show.
Moreover, Matthew is one of only five people to be named the Hall of Fame for both the Fantasy Sports Trade Association and the Fantasy Sports Writer Association. In addition, He is also a New York Times best-selling author for his book Fantasy Life (Riverhead/Penguin, 2013).
Moving towards Matthew’s net worth, he is a famous journalist. His estimated net worth in 2020 is $2 Million at the age of 50 years old. His previous pear’s net worth and annual salary are under review.
Reflecting on Matthew’s relationship status, he is married to Beth Berry. Beth berry also works for ESPN. They have five children. He often posts his wife’s photos on social media to show his unconditional love for her.
Matthew has a height of 5ft and 10 inches and a weight of 76 kg. Furthermore, his other body measurements such as the chest, hip size, shoe size, waist size, etc. are unavailable. Similarly, he has light brown eyes and his hair has turned white due to aging.
Talking about his social media platform, Matthew berry is active on different social media such as Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. His Facebook account got 215k followers. His twitter account got 1M followers. Moreover, his Instagram account got 119k followers.