Jemele Hill entered in the world of journalism in 1977 from Raleigh where she was assigned the post of News Observer. She has also worked for Detroit Free Press from 1999 to 2005. She was General Sports Columnist for The Orlando Sentinel before she joined the Detroit Free Press. 2006 was the luckiest year of her life. She got the huge break when she was selected as a columnist and TV contributor in Page 2 of ESPN in 2006. ESPN First Take’s First, Jim Rome is Burning, ESPN News and Sports Center. She has also been hosting His & Hers. The popular show from ESPN – ‘Numbers Never Lie’ has been renamed as ‘His & Hers’ since 3rd November 2014 where His is for Michael Smith and Hers is for Jemele Smith. Both of them are the host of the informative show. Numbers Never Lie was launched in 2011. The concept of this show was to base the arguments upon facts and statistics. Over years, there had been drastic change in the way the show was presented. Thus, it was compulsory for them to change the name. Jemele Hill replaced Hugh Douglas in August 2013 when Douglas was fired for engaging in public altercation with his co-host Michael Smith.
Jemele Hill’s writing provoke racism and thus she is one of the stars that get into controversies too easily and too frequently.
Nothing much is known about her personal life. There was a rumor that Jemele Hill is dating Ray Lewis, her co-worker. The rumor is found to be false as Jemele’s boyfriend is Idris Elba. She is looking forward to get married soon. She has got black ethnicity. Her fans can follow her on Twitter through @jemelehill. Although it is speculated that Jemele is getting six- digit figure as her salary but nothing is yet confirmed regarding her salary and Net Worth.