Who is Nick Wright's family, including his wife and children?

Joshua Rogers December 8, 2021
Who is Nick Wright's family, including his wife and children?
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The First Things First co-host has established himself as one of the biggest names in sports television. Recently, he posted a picture with his loved ones, but who are Nick Wright’s family, including his wife and children?

TV host Nick Wright has become a staple of sports talks shows.

The 36 year-old grew up in Kansas before moving to New York where he studied journalism at Syracuse University.

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Interestingly, Nick’s first TV appearance was on Who Wants to Be a Millionaire, where he won $50k.

He returned to Kansas where he began working at local radio station KCSP 610 AM.

In 2016 he started work on the Fox Sports channel, later filling in for regular host Colin Cowherd.

He’s now on First Things First with Jenna Wolfe and Kevin Wildes, dissecting and discussing the biggest sports topics.

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Who is Nick Wright’s family?

Nick Wright recently uploaded a picture of his family to social media.

He captioned the post, ‘Celebrating the Hall of Fame for the universe’s greatest radio station with the universe’s greatest family.

‘Luckiest guy in the world.’

Nick Wright’s family includes his wife Danielle Wright, his stepson (Damonza Byrd), stepdaughter (Diorra Byrd), his biological daughter (Deanna Wright), and his sister (Joanna).

Who is his wife, Danielle, and daughter Joanna?

Danielle Wright has been Nick’s wife since 2013.

They met in 2007 during a down period in Nick’s life.

However, Danielle picked him up and after six years they married.

Danielle is a well-known stylist who also works with Fox Sports.

She is close with the presenters on the network, evidenced by host Joy Taylor saying she ‘loved her’ during this segment.

Danielle can be found on Twitter here.

Her and husband have one biological daughter together, Joanna.

It’s unknown when she was born but Nick has posted pictures of her to his Instagram.

She has also appeared on national television.

More on Nick Wright’s stepchildren

Nick and Danielle have one biological child together, but he is also a great father to Danielle’s kids from a previous relationship.

Nick legally adopted Damonza and Diorra Byrd and maintains a close relationship with them.

Not a great deal is known about the pair but Nick has shared many photos of them together.

Nick also has a sister he seems very proud of

Nick’s parents are Charlene Wright and Louie A. Wright, who both allegedly live in Texas.

Wright is of Italian and Irish descent, which he shares with his sister Joanna.

Little is known about her, although it seems she may work in the legal sector.

Nick has posted several times about his sister, often about how proud he is of her and her career.

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Joshua is a Senior Sports Writer at GRV Media with over five years of experience in online writing and editing. After receiving a BA (Hons) in Ancient History and an MA in Sports Journalism, he became a writer for a leading social publisher with over 7 million Facebook followers. Joshua then joined Reach PLC, covering the 2018 World Cup for The Mirror Online and regional publications like the Liverpool Echo. He then moved to a social media marketing agency and content studio, Brave Bison, acting as Website Editor for The Hook. Joshua now oversees all sports content on The Focus, specializing in NBA, NFL, F1, and tennis, while also keeping a close eye on his beloved Manchester United.