Ali Watkins (Journalist) Biography, Age, Wiki, Height, Weight, Boyfriend, Family & More

Ali Watkins

Biography / Wiki

Ali Watkins is a controversial media celebrity who reports for The New York Times as a National Security Reporter. In 2013, as a national security and local legislative affairs journalist at McClatchy, Ali Watkins began his career in the newspaper, where she was an understudy until October 2014.

Since referring to the CIA’s cross-examination and arrest, she stepped into the national limelight. It won her a Huffington Post job. In 2014, she gave an account of the CIA holding an eye on the Senate Intelligence Committee Machines, which began the administration’s latest dispute. Watkins has a link with intelligence from the defense.

On 7 June 2018, her cell phone and email were confiscated on charges of lying to an FBI agent. The Trump administration confiscated Watkins’ email and phone for the investigation. Until now, Ali Watkins has worked with a number of media agencies. Surely her effective and authoritative reports allowed the media to focus on the state securities.

Height / Weight / Age

Born on the 1st of May 1992 Ali Watkins is currently 28 years old. Watkins doesn’t appear to be much taller and her height measures 5 feet 5 inches while her weight is 60 kg approximately. Ali has a stunning body figure which measures 29-27-34 and she wears number 8 in the shoe size. Ali has blonde hair and the color of her eyes is brown.

Net Worth

After starting her work with the local media agency Ali Watkins soon became popular and started working with some of the biggest media outlets in the USA. She has earned most of her wealth from her work as a writer and journalist. The total net worth estimated for Ali Watkins is $450 thousand US dollars as of now.

Education / Family

A native of Pennsylvania Ali Watkins was born and raised in Berks Country, Pennsylvania, USA. Watkins has not revealed any details about her parents or siblings till now. Ali completed her bachelor’s degree in journalism by studying at Temple University after her high school graduation.


Ali Watkins

Birth PlaceBerks Country, Pennsylvania, USA
Date Of Birth1st May 1992
Age28 years
HeightIn Centimetres – 165 cm

In Feet and Inches – 5′ 5”

WeightIn Kilograms – 60 Kg
In Pounds – 132 Pounds
Eye ColorBrown
Hair ColorBlonde
ProfessionJournalist and Writer
Zodiac signLibra
SchoolHigh School
CollegeTemple University
Home TownBerks Country, Pennsylvania, USA
Fathers NameName Not Known
Mothers NameName Not Known
BrothersNot Known
SisterNot Known

Career / Fashion And Style

Ali Watkins, the NYT journalist, first worked at her senior college as part of a three-team journalism crew. The crew later discovered that the CIA was tracking SSCI’s computers. The research received a nomination for a Pulitzer Prize in 2015. She worked with McClatchy Newspapers shortly after her graduation.

Later, to cover national security and international affairs, she was hired to represent the Washington community. Similarly, Watkins was also asked to give Fox News a “hotshot.” She has previously reported for The Huffington Post, BuzzFeed News, and Politico as a reporter.

She currently works on the Metro Desk of the New York Times as a reporter and researcher. She covers social care and cases. Ali and James A. Wolfe, the former head of security for the Senate Intelligence Committee were in a relationship from December 2013 to December 2017.

After an April 2017 article by Watkins mentioned interactions between Russian spies and Donald Trump policy advisor and Carter Page, who had not been publicly named in connection with those contacts and who was working for the CIA at the time of the meetings, the FBI opened an investigation into Wolfe.

Wolfe pleaded guilty on October 15, 2018, to one count of lying to the FBI about his relationship with Watkins. Wolfe leaked to Watkins and three other reporters, prosecutors claimed. Watkins however denied and stated Wolfe never provided her classified details.

Boyfriends, Affairs, Husband and More

Watkins was in a controversial romantic relationship with James Wolfe but they split up in the year 2017.

BoyfriendsJames Wolfe (Broke Up 2017)

Ali Watkins & James Wolfe
Ali Watkins & James Wolfe
Marital StatusUnmarried

Favorite Things

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Favorite ActorsNot Known
Favorite ActressNot Known
Favorite ColourBlue and White
Favorite Holiday DestinationsLondon
Favorite FoodItalian Cuisine
Favorite Things To DoReading and Traveling

Ali Watkins

Some Interesting Facts About Ali Watkins

  • She published a story linked to the Central Security Agency in 2014.
  • Adweek called her the “Star” of the media business.
  • She got attention when living in the New York Times and engaged in a related controversy.
  • For several media houses, such as Buzzfeed, The Huffington Post, Politico, and McClatchy, she has written posts.
  • Ali began to work as a correspondent for The Temple News.