Alex Jones is an American radio show host, conspiracy theorist, filmmaker, writer, and businessman. He has been hosting Genesis Communications Network’s ‘The Alex Jones Show’ simultaneously on WWCR. Jones is a Libertarian and has been a subject of many films. Alex Jones has released two books, and his third book is scheduled to get released soon. He has also appeared in films and documentaries. Here is a quick summary of Alex Jones’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Alexander Emric Jones is the son of Carol Jones and David Jones. He was born on 11 February 1974, in Dallas, Texas. He spent his childhood in Austin.
He completed his schooling at Anderson High School. In there, he was on the football team. Following that, Jones attended Austin Community College.
Alex Jones married Kelly Rebecca Nichols in 2007. The couple is the parents of Rex Jones, who worked for ‘Infowars.’ They divorced in 2015. He is known to have good ties with the American President Donald Trump.
He has been the center of various controversies. Jones has been accused of his involvement in Oklahoma City bombing. He has been criticised for his comments about Khan Shaykhun chemical attack. In 2017, he was criticised for the Las Vegas shooting. In 2018, he was criticised for Stoneman Douglas High School shooting.
In the beginning, Alex Jones used to work for a cable television program. Following that, he hosted ‘The Final Edition’ for 98.9 FM. In the show, he used to discuss various movements and used to invite several guests. In 1998, he made the movie ‘America Destroyed By Design.’
Jones then made an effort for the creation of Branch Davidian church. For his refusal to broaden the topics on the show, he was terminated by 98.9 FM. Following that, he used to broadcast the show from his home via the internet.
By 2001, Jones’s show was broadcasted in over 100 stations. His show, ‘The Alex Jones Show’ is nationally broadcasted by Genesis Communications Network. It is also available on WWCR and on Sundays, it is broadcasted on KLBJ. He is the publisher and director of Infowars.com, which has got more than 10 million visits per month.
In order to overcome fake news, he launched NewsWards.com in 2017. He also operates the website PrisonPlanet.com. In 2002, he came up with the book ‘9-11: Descent Into Tyranny’. His film ‘The Obama Deception: The Mask Comes Off’ was released in 2009.
He has also produced ‘Invisible Empire: A New World Order.’ Alex Jones has appeared in other TV shows like ‘Sunday Politics’ and ‘The Piers Morgan Show.’
Awards & Achievements
One of the biggest career feats of Alex Jones is to be a successful radio host. He is also active in various other professions and has been active in his career from a very young age. He was bestowed with the Pigasus Award in 2013 by the James Randi Educational Foundation.
Net Worth of Alex Jones
The estimated net worth of Alex Jones is more than $12 million. Following his successful career as a radio host, he has hosted many shows in his career. He has also appeared on television and released books.
Additionally, he has made films and operates several websites. Alex Jones is also an entrepreneur and has launched many products like dietary supplements, toothpaste, bulletproof vests, brain pills, and many others. He also runs the mail order business and has been active in several other endeavors.
Alex Jones is one of the most famous radio personalities in the United States. Today his show is syndicated across the country and has got millions of listeners. He has been a subject of several films including ‘Waking Life’ by Richard Linklater and ‘new World order’ by Andrew Neel. He is all set to release his third book.