Quick Info about Bakari Sellers

  • Full NameBakari Sellers
  • First NameBakari
  • Last NameBakari Sellers
  • Born NameBakari T. Sellers
  • Birth date18/09/1984
  • Birth PlaceBamberg County, South Carolina
  • Height1.80 m
  • Zodiac SignVirgo
  • NationalityAmerican
  • EthnicityAfrican-American
  • ProfessionAttorney, Politician, Commentator
  • WifeEllen Rucker
  • Net Worth$2 million
  • Age35
  • DatingNA
  • EngagedMarried
  • SiblingNosizwe and Cleveland L. Sellers III
  • ParentsGwendolyn Sellers and Cleveland Sellers
  • Facebookhttps://www.facebook.com/bakarisellers/
  • Twitterhttps://twitter.com/Bakari_Sellers

Bakari Sellers, the former House of Democratic Representatives for South Carolina and a lawyer who also contributes weekly to the CNN correspondent group and company and also make an identity as a media personality.

Early life

Bakari Sellers in his childhood
Bakari Sellers in his childhood

He was born on 18 September 1984 and raised by his parents Gwendolyn Sellers and Cleveland Sellers in Bamberg County, South Carolina. He grew up with his siblings Nosizwe and Cleveland L. Sellers III. He belongs to African-Americans descent.


Sellers Bakari covers the front page of a 2004 issue of The Maroon Tiger
Bakari Sellers covers the front page of a 2004 issue of The Maroon Tiger

Since 2007, Bakari has been a lawyer with the Strom Law Firm, L.L.C. in Columbia, South Carolina, and a CNN expert. Bakari was a lawyer who created history as the youngest African-American being elected to office at the age of 22.

Sellers worked as a member of the House from 2006 to 2014. And also tried to make history again in 2014 when he climbed a failing campaign for the lieutenant governor. In 2010, however, the ‘Time Magazine’ featured Bakari on 40 of its 40 lists. Politico named Bakari in his list of “50 politicos to
watch” and also named HBCU Top 30 fewer than 30 in July 2014.

Net worth

The estimated net worth of Bakari Sellers is over $2 million. Sellers is one of the well-recognized political personalities in the United States of America and also earns a smart salary of around $47,728-$89,117, but not officially revealed.

This guy also seems to be a familiar face at the CNN station and his fans are excited to see his net worth. Meanwhile, he mainly works for social, charitable organizations, where he also spends a lot more money.

Personal life

Bakari Sellers with his wife and children
Bakari Sellers with his wife and children

Knowing about his professional life is also interesting because his private life has several ups and downs. However, is known as a married lawyer has a lovely wife and a lovely daughter. He married Ellen Rucker, his longtime dating girlfriend in 2015. His wife Ellen has much more wonderful things on the horizon, but her priority will always be to make Rucker Roots a household name, but she is the former wife of Vince Carter, a professional basketball player.

The couple decided on their marriage plan and got married at the end of 2015. Ellen Rucker has a beautiful eleven- year- old daughter- Kai Michelle Carter from her first marriage. He accepted her in his life because he thinks she needs some support from parents to advance her life. And she also thinks her dad’s Sellers. And recently the couple is blessed with twin children- a baby boy and a baby girl. They live happily in Denmark, South Carolina.

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