Matt James- Wiki, Age, Ethnicity, Wife, Height, Career, Net Worth

Matt James

Matt James is an American television personality, former NCAA player, and businessman. Matt James had a successful college football career as well as NFL experience with teams such as the New Orleans Saints and the Carolina Panthers. While he was more prominent on The Bachelor.

Quick Facts

Celebrated Name Matt James
Age 31 Years
Nick Name Matt
Birth Name Matt James
Birth Date 1992-12-05
Gender Male
Profession Television Personality
Birth Nation United States
Place Of Birth Raleigh, North Carolina
Nationality American
Ethnicity African-American
Horoscope Sagittarius
Best Known For Best Friend of Tyler Camerson
Famous For First Black lead in the ABC reality show, “The Bachelor”.
Marital Status Single
Sexual Orientation Straight
Religion Christianity
Body Type Athletic
Body Shape Masculine
Height 6ft. 5inches(1.96 m)
Weight 75kg(165 lbs)
Body Measurement 37-33-35 inches
Hair Color Black
Hair Style Bald
Eye Color Brown
Net Worth 250K
Source of Wealth TV Career
Race Black

Matt James Biography

Matt James was born on the 5th of December 1991 in Raleigh, North Carolina, USA. As of today, he is 31 years old. Pat was his mother’s name. He is of American origin and follows the Christian faith. Furthermore, he is of African-American descent. His zodiac sign is Sagittarius, according to astrology.

Matt James Education

In terms of formal education, he completed his education at a local school in his hometown. He also completed his higher education at Wake Forest University, graduating with a major in Economics.

Matt James Height, Weight

Matt James is very good-looking and has an amazing personality. The former NCCA player and media personality stand about 6 feet and 5 inches tall. While he weighs 75kg. Moreover, talking about the overall body measurement, the number ranges to 37 inches bust, 33 inches waist, and 35 inches hips. The color of his eyes is brown, and he has black colored hair.

Matt James
Matt James With His Wife (Source: Instagram)


Profession-wise Today, Matt James is a media personality. He has been one of the most amazing and admired people in the media. He was a former NCAA football player who had a successful collegiate football career before coming to this field.

Following his passion for football, he was a member of the Wake Forest Deamon Deacons football team. He was also a member of the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee. He also played professional football for the Carolina Panthers and the New Orleans Saints in the National Football League.

He also worked for PNC Bank and CBRE Group Inc., both of which are commercial real estate firms. He is also the creator of ABC Food Tours. He rose to fame after being chosen as the next Bachelor for season 25 of The Bachelor. This made him the first Black Bachelor to lead in the show’s history. Further, he also appeared in the famous Dancing with the Stars in September 2021 on season 30 of the show partnering with Lindsay Arnold.

Matt James’ Net Worth And Income

Matt James is living a comfortable life with his family. Thanks to the fame and fortune he has earned from his work as of today. Moreover, his total net worth is about $500k USD as of September 2023.

Matt James Wife, Marriage

Moving on to the romantic and private life of Matt James, he is married. He has tied the knot with Rachael Kirkconnell. They are leading a comfortable life but have yet to have any children. Apart from it, he has no affairs with any other person. While he is straight regarding gender choices. And, he does not have any kind of controversial events till today.