Naga Munchetty Bio


Naga Munchetty is an award-winning American Journalist and Presenter on BBC who hails from India. Naga is married to her boyfriend since 2007.

Relationship Statistics of Naga Munchetty

What is Naga Munchetty marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):Married
When did Naga Munchetty get married ? (married date):, 2007
How many children does Naga Munchetty have ? (name):None
Is Naga Munchetty having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Naga Munchetty lesbian ?: No
Who is Naga Munchetty husband ? (name): View Couple ComparisonJames Haggar
James Haggar

More about the relationship

Naga Munchetty’s relationship status is married.

She married her longtime boyfriend James Haggar. They dated each other for several years before they married in the year 2007.

They do not have any children.

The couple has been married for seven years now and their relationship is still going very well. They are living a happily married life and the couple currently resides in Hertfordshire, England.

Who is Naga Munchetty?

Naga Munchetty is a British journalist, newsreader, and presenter.

She is best known for her work on BBC One, the BBC News Channel, BBC World News, and the Andrew Marr Show.

Naga Munchetty: Age, Family, Ethnicity

Naga Munchetty was born Subha Nagalakshmi Munchetty-Chendriahon on February 25, 1975, in Streatham, London, England, UK.

She was born to an Indian mother and an English father. Her mother’s name is Muthu Munchetty who is from Tamil Nadu, India, and her father is from Mauritius. She has a sister, Mimi.

Naga Munchetty
Caption: Naga Munchetty and James Haggar (Source: Hello Magazine)

Her family moved to Wales in the early ’70s where her mother practiced dentistry and her father trained to be a nurse.

She spent her childhood in England after migration from Pakistan. Moreover, she knows how to play musical instruments like jazz trumpet and classical piano.

Education, University

Naga Munchetty completed her schooling at Graveney School. She was a very good student, hence her mother thought she would be a lawyer or a doctor.

Later she joined Leeds University and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English literature and language and post-graduate in newspaper journalism.

Naga Munchetty: Professional Life, Career

Naga Munchetty began her career as a journalist on the City Pages of the London Evening Standard. Shortly afterward she worked for Europe and thus began her television career as a reporter for Reuters Financial Television. After that, she became the producer for CNBC Europe and a business producer and reporter for Channel 4 News.

She also worked as a presenter on Bloomberg Television. She joined Working Lunch after the show was revamped in October 2008 and stayed with the program until it was canceled in July 2010. At that time, she also hosted Radio 4’s Money Box.

Naga joined the BBC News Channel and BBC World News in August 2010. Since then, she has presented early morning bulletins on the BBC News Channel and BBC World News. Naga is also a regular presenter on BBC One’s Breakfast. Naga co-hosted BBC One’s The Spending Review – The South Today Debate in September 2010.

She narrated the BBC documentary Fear and Faith in Paris looking at anti-Semitic attacks in Paris and their impact on the Jewish community of France.


Naga won Celebrity Mastermind Award in January 2013. She became the presenter of Sunday Morning Live on BBC One in June 2016.

Naga Munchetty: Salary, Net Worth

As a successful journalist, she earns around $ 45,000 per month. Currently, Naga has an estimated net worth of $ 12 million.


She has a spacious modern design home worth around $2 million in Hertfordshire, Southern England.

Naga Munchetty: Rumors

Previously, there were rumors that Naga has left the British morning television news program BBC Breakfast. But the rumors didn’t last long. Naga Munchetty tweeted about her short-term job change.

Naga wrote: “Little reminder for those asking… I’m on @BBCNewsnight’til the end of April. @stephbreakfast & @sallynugent will be @BBCBreakfast in my place X”.


Naga Munchetty is 5 feet 3 inches tall. She has black hair and dark brown eyes.

Social Media

Naga Munchetty has a Twitter account but she is not active on Facebook and Instagram. She has more than 125k followers on Twitter.


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