Stephen A. Smith is a sports journalist, commentator, and television personality. He was born on October 14, 1967, in New York City, New York, USA.
Smith began his career as a journalist with the New York Daily News in 1994. He quickly gained recognition for his coverage of basketball, and in 1999 he became a columnist for The Philadelphia Inquirer, where he covered the Philadelphia 76ers. He later worked for The New York Times, ESPN, and Fox Sports.
Smith is best known for his work as a television personality on ESPN, where he has appeared on various programs, including “First Take,” “SportsCenter,” and “NBA Countdown.” He is known for his outspoken and often controversial opinions on sports and politics.
In addition to his work in sports journalism, Smith has also appeared in several movies and television shows, including “General Hospital” and “I Think I Love My Wife.” He has also authored several books, including “The Stephen A. Smith Report” and “Stephen A. Smith’s Rules for Success.”
Stephen A. Smith Parents: Meet Bailey Smith and Janet Smith
Stephen A. Smith was born to Bailey Smith and Janet Smith.
Stephen A. Smith’s parents are both deceased. His father, Bailey Smith, passed away in 2014 at the age of 76, and his mother, Janet Smith, passed away in 2017 at the age of 73.