Eric Schlosser is a well-recognized American journalist and author. Schlosser is widely famed for his investigative journalism like Fast Food Nation(2001). Reefer Madness(2003), and Command and Control: Nuclear Weapons, the Damascus Accident.
Eric Schlosser- Age, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity, Education
Eric Schlosser was born on 17 August 1959. At present, his age is 62 years old. Likewise, his birthplace is Manhattan, New York, the USA.
Eric is the son of his father, Herbert Schlosser whereas his mother is Judith Gassner.
Talking about his nationality, Schlosser holds an American identity whereas his ethnicity is Caucasian.
Regarding education, the journalist graduated with an A.B. in history from Princeton University in 1982. He completed a 148-page-long senior thesis titled, “American Freedom during the McCarthy Era: Anti-Communism, Conformity, and Princeton”.
Later, Schlosser completed his graduate degree in British Imperial History from Oriel College, University of Oxford.
Eric Schlosser- Professional Life, Careers
Professionally, Eric started his career as a journalist with The Atlantic Monthly in Boston, Massachusetts. The journalist earned high recognition for his investigative pieces, earning two awards within two years of joining the staff.
Schlosser even won the National Magazine Award for his reporting in his two-part series, Reefer Madness, and Marijuana and the Law.
Moreover, Eric also won the Sidney Hillam Foundation award on 19 November 1995.
In 2003, he released his book Reefer Madness which discusses the history and current trade of marijuana, the use of migrant workers in California strawberry fields, and the American pornography industry and its history.
Schlosser has also featured in an interview for the DVD of Morgan Spurlock’s Super Size Me, having a one-to-one discussion with the filmmaker about the fast-food industry. Eric also worked as co-executive producer on the 2007 film, There Will be Blood.
In 2014, the journalist was an executive producer of the farmworker documentary Food Chains, a credit he shared with Eva Longoria.
Eric Schlosser- Net worth, Salary
A famed journalist and writer, Schlosser has earned a handsome amount of money from his profession. He has been active in his profession from the year 1995 till the present.
It is reported that Eric Schlosser has an estimated net worth of $10 million.
However, the writer has not disclosed his exact salary, earnings, and assets details till now.
Eric Schlosser- Rumors, Controversy
Eric has never been part of any controversial matter or rumors till now. The star has been preoccupied with his private and professional lifestyle.
It seems that Schlosser prefers enjoying his personal life and does not want to merge it with his professional life.
Body features- Height, Weight
62 years old star, Eric has handsome looks and an admirable personality. He has not mentioned his exact height but seems to be more than 5 feet tall.
Furthermore, Schlosser has blue eyes whereas his hair is black.
Nevertheless, the writer has never mentioned other physical details in the public yet.
Regarding his social media presence, Eric Schlosser is an active personality on social media.
Eric has no official Instagram, Facebook, or Twitter accounts at the moment.
It seems the journalist does not prefer sharing his personal life on social media.