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Sean Hannity

Sean Patrick Hannity (born December 30, 1961) is an American radio and television host, author, and conservative political commentator. He is the host of The Sean Hannity Show, a nationally syndicated

talk radio show that airs throughout the United States. Hannity also hosts a cable news show, Hannity, on Fox News Channel. Sean Hannity was born in New York City, New York. He grew up in Franklin Square, and spent his high school time studying at St. Pius X Preparatory Seminary. He worked as a general contractor, and volunteer talk show host at UC Santa Barbara in 1989. From there, he went on to work at WVNN in Athens, Alabama and shortly afterward to WGST in Atlanta in 1992. Four years later, he was hired by Fox and was accompanied by Alan Colmes when he received his show Hannity & Colmes. Leaving WGST, he worked at WABC in New York until 2013, where he was on air full-time. Since 2014, he has worked at WOR. After Colmes announced his departure in January 2008, he merged the show into Hannity. Hannity has written three books. His Let Freedom Ring: Winning the War of Liberty over Liberalism, Deliver Us from Evil: Defeating Terrorism, Despotism, and Liberalism, and Conservative Victory: Defeating Obama's Radical Agenda have all been New York Times Bestsellers. Throughout his career, he has been involved with several controversies. He was criticized for promoting birtherism, conspiracy theories about Hillary Clinton, and unfounded voter fraud claims in the 2016 presidential election. Conservatives and pundits also criticized him for being overly supportive of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump. He also promoted conspiracy theories about Seth Rich, which stated that Hillary Clinton murdered Seth Rich. After being criticized by the family, he refused to stop talking about it, and planned multiple episodes on his show about it. Hannity has received several awards and honors, including a Marconi Award in 2003 and 2007. He received an honorary degree fr...