If you’re into news and current events, you probably know Don Lemon. Donald Carlton Lemon is an American television journalist born on March 1, 1966.
Hailed from Baton Rouge, Louisiana, he spent his early years as a journalist, anchoring weekend news shows on Alabama and Pennsylvania local television stations.
Lemon then worked as a news journalist for NBC, appearing on shows like Today and NBC Nightly News, until joining CNN as a correspondent in 2006.
Beginning in 2014, he rose to popularity as the host of CNN Tonight.
Lemon has also won three regional Emmy Awards and an Edward R. Murrow Award. Today, he headlines his show: Don Lemon Tonight.
Learn more about Don Lemon’s first wife’s age, controversy, current love life status, and net worth as we further reveal some personal information about her.
Don Lemon’s rumored First Wife: Stephanie Ortiz
Best known for appearing in The Love Potion (2010), A Kiss of Chaos (2009), and The Grasslands (2011), Stephanie Ortiz is a model and actress who rose to prominence after appearing in commercials for Levi’s and Dr. Pepper. On July 17, 1982, she was born in California, United States, and was raised by her mother alongside his brother.
Don Lemon and Stephanie Ortiz’s controversy
In the early 2010s, a rumor spread like a wildfire about Don Lemon and Stephanie Ortiz having a relationship together.
It was also said that the two likely had a secret wedding, unbeknownst to the public.
But this was later denied by Don Lemon and considered plainly as showbiz rumors.
Also, in 2011, Don Lemon released and published his book entitled “Transparent,” where he revealed and confirmed that he is gender-neutral.
And in 2019, Don Lemon’s then long-term boyfriend, Tim Malone, proposed to him on the day of his birth, saying that it was Tim’s presence that he could not refuse.
Stephanie Ortiz’ Current love life status
Stephanie Ortiz is currently married to her husband, Bryan.
Unfortunately, not much is known since he does not have any social media accounts.
But it is confirmed in one of Stephanie’s Instagram posts that the lovely couple is currently living a happy and fulfilling married life.