Matthew Mario Rivera biography: who is Kasie Hunt's husband?

Matthew Mario Rivera biography: who is Kasie Hunt's husband?

Matthew Mario Rivera is a successful American producer, reporter, and part-time professor at New York University in New York City. He is well known as the husband of Kasie Hunt, a beautiful American NBC newscaster.

Matthew Mario Rivera
Matthew Mario Rivera during filming. Photo: @Matt Rivera
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Profile summary

  • Full name: Matthew Mario Rivera
  • Date of birth: May 24, 1982
  • Place of birth: New York, United States
  • Nationality: American
  • Ethnicity: White
  • Height: 5 feet and 8 inches
  • Weight: 77 kilogram
  • Hair color: Brown-black
  • Eye color: Light-brown
  • Father: Daniel O River
  • Mother: Loraine V Vetter
  • Child: Mars Hunt Rivera
  • Wife: Kasie Hunt
  • Profession: Producer, reporter, and professor
  • Instagram: @mattmrivera
  • Twitter: @rivera

Who is Matthew Mario Rivera

Matthew Mario Rivera was born on May 24, 1982, in New York in America's United States.

He was born to parents Daniel O River and Loraine V Vetter. His father is a retired lieutenant officer in the Sheriff’s Office, and his mother, Loraine V Vetter.

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Matthew's parents marriage later ended, and his mother got married to Larry Vetter, worked as a nurse at St. Catherine of Sienna Medical Center.

As of 2021, Matthew Mario Rivera age is 38.

Mario Rivera and Kasie Hunt
A picture of Mathew Mario and Kasie Hunt. Photo: @Matt Rivera
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Matt Rivera attended Sachem High School from 1996 to 2000. He later joined New York University, where he graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism.


Matt Rivera graduated from New York University, and shortly after, he was honored to work as a video journalist. His interests, hard work and determination since he was young, laid a marvelous cornerstone for his career. He started his career at The Wall Street Journal and NBC in 2004.

He was attracted to the production of documentaries and short video clips working with Moose Productions. He gained skills and began developing interesting and creative videos for commercials.

The multi-talented star worked as a video journalist in Career TV, Titan TV, and Fast Company from 2005 to 2007.

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In March 2008, Kasie Hunt husband worked as a reporter at The Wall Street Journal. He is such a lucky man as he got a promotion to work as the producer of New York business-focused international daily newspaper.

He was focused on the company's growth and began a show, WSJ Live and the online version of WSJ magazines. The accomplished producer was also the reason behind the achievement of the Greater New York series.

In 2010, he became part of NBC News, working as a senior producer and engaged with his team closely.

Matt Rivera NBC has helped out in the triumph of the show Meet The Press, while serving as the producer for Meet The Press with Chuck Todd, an NBC morning program featuring interviews for many Americans and world leaders.

He was also responsible for the expansion of Meet the Press by launching shows and events. The show is NBC’s most popular weekly interview program.

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Matt Rivera MSNBC video producer also works in NBC together with his wife, Kasie Hunt his wife takes pride in being one of the country’s top political reporters.

Matt Rivera Kasie Hunt love story

Kasie Hunt Matt Rivera wedding
Matt Rivera and Kasie Hunt on their wedding day. Photo: @kasie
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Matt Rivera married Kasie Hunt on May 6, 2017. Kasie Hunt Matt Rivera wedding took place in Shenandoah Woods, in Virginia. Their wedding was attended by few family members and close friends only.

Kasie Hunt and Matt Rivera first met in 2002 when Mathew joined NBC News in Washington. At the time, they were only friends, but their relationship blossomed, and they became lovers. Matt went ahead and proposed to Kasie on August 13, 2016.

Kasie commented on her wedding, saying:

"We were so touched that so many of our friends and family were willing to make the trek out to spend a weekend celebrating away from all the noise and distraction of our crazy lives in journalism.”

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Matthew Mario Rivera baby

Matthew Mario Rivera baby
Matthew Mario Rivera and his wife Kasie Hunt with their cute son. Photo: @kasie
Source: Instagram

On September 4, 2019, Kasie Hunt Matt Rivera welcomed their firstborn who weighed nine and a half pounds, and they had only stayed for two years in marriage. Mathew Mario Rivera baby is a handsome boy called Mars Hunt Rivera.

The couple said they had not revealed the gender of their baby but most preferred it to be a surprise.

Hunt and Rivera said:

"Mars must already have big things planned since he started life at nine-and-a-half pounds,” the new parents tell PEOPLE in a statement. “We love him so much and can’t wait to see what joy he brings to our family of three."

Matthew Mario Rivera net worth

Kasie Hunt husband Matt Rivera, has an estimated net worth of $2 million. Matthew Mario Rivera salary is $60,000 to $90,659 as a senior digital producer.

Matthew Mario Rivera has been recognized for his dedication to his successful career and family. He is an inspiration to many others around the world.

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She has attracted numerous fans and followers all over the country. Her impressive acting skills are the envy of most actors and actresses in showbiz. Indeed, she is a role model for young and upcoming entertainers.


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