Matt Siegel Biography
Matt Siegel is a former radio personality in the United States. From 1981 to 2022, he was the host of the Matty in the Morning Show on KISS 108 in Massachusetts. Matt has worked with a number of co-hosts over the years, including Bill Rossi, Lisa Lipps, and, most recently, Billy Costa and Lisa Donovan.
Matt Siegel Age
How old is Matt? The renowned radio show host is 72 years old as of March 27, 2022. He was born in Spring Valley, New York, United States in the year 1950.
Matt Siegel Height| Weight
Matt stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches and weighs 60kgs.
Matt Siegel Family | Parents
He was born in Spring Valley, New York, the United States, however, attempts to establish the identities of his mother and father were in vain since no information about them is available to the public. It’s therefore not known whether he has any siblings.
Matt Siegel Wife | Married
Siegel is a happily married man. He is married to his wife Maryann Siegel and together, they have four children.
Matt Siegel Children
The two are proud parents to four kids. The children are Alexandra, twins Chloe and Lilly, and Olivia. You can find Alexandra Siegel in Funny or Die videos. She has also appeared on Switched at Birth on ABC Family and Eastbound & Down on HBO (as a guest) and featured in Taco Bell’s 2014 commercial, “Hello Father”.
Matt Siegel’s Net worth
Siegel has an estimated net worth of $4 million.
Matt Siegel Surgery| Illness
Details regarding his illness/ surgery are not yet out, Though. His exact body weight is still under review and will be updated once confirmed publicly.
Matt Siegel TV Shows | Career
During his high school years, Siegel began performing in front of large crowds. He was chosen to be the emcee of his school’s talent show after auditioning. Matt says he was a natural with the microphone during the experience. He graduated from high school and later became a teacher at Stony Brook University. He then went into radio, and his first job was working a day shift in Oneonta, New York. In 972, he joined Tuscon’s KWFM-FM, a rock station. Siegel left the station to work as a commercial voice-over announcer for Warner Bros. Records and as a freelance producer.
In 1977, while on vacation in Boston, Matt learned of a job at WBCN-FM. At the time. radio DJ Charles Laquidara of the “The Big Mattress” show had taken a leave of absence and Siegel filled for him. Two months later, Siegel’s position at the station was made permanent and he was made the midday host, a role he carried on for 2½ years. There he created a spoof call-in show called “Dr. Matt’s Advice to the Love Lorn”, which in turn led to a job at WCVB-TV (Channel 5) hosting a show called “Five All Night Live”. This was followed by a national appearance on Life’s Most Embarrassing Moments with host Steve Allen. In 1980, during summer, Siegel was offered the morning spot by KISS 108 FM for a show called Matty in the Morning. He began hosting the show in 1981 and it has since become the leading FM Morning Show in Boston as well as the highest-rated show on KISS 108.
Oprah, Celine Dion, Madonna, Cher, Ben Affleck, Tom Hanks, Ted Danson, Michael J. Fox, Bette Midler, Christopher Reeve, Harry Connick, Jr., and many others have appeared on the show. Seigel won radio’s highest honor, the ‘National Association of Broadcasters’ Marconi Award,’ for Morning Show Personality of the Year-Major Market. In its current incarnation, the show’s cast includes a diverse range of characters and personalities. Co-hosts Billy Costa and Lisa Donovan join Siegel on the show, as do producers Rebekah “Bex” Maroun and Justin Aguirre. Matty in the Morning Show was syndicated to various markets in New England and Upstate New York from 2001 to 2009, but it has only been available in Boston since 2010.