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Naga Munchetty (Subha Nagalakshmi Munchetty-Chendriah) was born on 25 February, 1975 in Streatham, London, United Kingdom, is a British journalist and television presenter. Discover Naga Munchetty's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is She in this year and how She spends money? Also learn how She earned most of networth at the age of 49 years old?

Popular As Subha Nagalakshmi Munchetty-Chendriah
Occupation Television presenter, journalist
Age 49 years old
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Born 25 February, 1975
Birthday 25 February
Birthplace Streatham, London, England
Nationality United Kingdom

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Naga Munchetty Height, Weight & Measurements

At 49 years old, Naga Munchetty height is 5′ 3″ .

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Height 5′ 3″
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Who Is Naga Munchetty's Husband?

Her husband is James Haggar (m. 2007)

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Husband James Haggar (m. 2007)
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Naga Munchetty Net Worth

Her net worth has been growing significantly in 2022-2023. So, how much is Naga Munchetty worth at the age of 49 years old? Naga Munchetty’s income source is mostly from being a successful Television Presenter. She is from United Kingdom. We have estimated Naga Munchetty's net worth , money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2023 $1 Million - $5 Million
Salary in 2023 Under Review
Net Worth in 2022 Pending
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Source of Income Television Presenter

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In September 2019, Munchetty was ruled to have breached the BBC's guidelines by criticising US President Donald Trump for perceived racism. That July, while presenting BBC Breakfast with Dan Walker, Munchetty had taken issue with Trump's comments telling his opponents to "go back" to the "places from which they came". Munchetty said: "Every time I have been told, as a woman of colour, to go back to where I came from, that was embedded in racism. Now I'm not accusing anyone of anything here, but you know what certain phrases mean."


In 2017, Munchetty joined the cast of CBBC sketch show Class Dismissed playing a fictionalised version of herself as a Media Studies teacher who acts like a newsreader.


She was a contestant on the fourteenth series of Strictly Come Dancing, having been paired with Pasha Kovalev, and being voted out in week four (Sunday 16 October 2016). She co-presented Britain's Classroom Heroes with Sean Fletcher in October 2017.


Munchetty plays jazz trumpet and classical piano. She also makes cocktails, a skill she learned while working in bars and pubs during her student days. She plays golf, with a handicap of nine in 2015. In October 2012, she won the Hertfordshire de Paula Cup at Bishop's Stortford Golf Club.


Munchetty co-hosted The Spending Review – The South Today Debate on BBC One with Sally Taylor in September 2010.


Since August 2010, Munchetty has presented early morning bulletins (UKT) on the BBC News Channel and BBC World News. She is a regular presenter on BBC One's Breakfast.

Munchetty also presented Paranormal Investigation: Live on Living on 30–31 October 2010 to celebrate Hallowe'en. Munchetty narrated the BBC documentary Fear and Faith in Paris looking at anti-Semitic attacks in Paris and their impact on the Jewish community of France. She won Celebrity Mastermind, which was broadcast on 2 January 2013. In June 2016, she replaced Sian Williams as presenter of Sunday Morning Live on BBC One. In 2017, she was replaced by Emma Barnett and Sean Fletcher. On 26 August 2016, Munchetty presented an episode of Newsnight on BBC Two.


Munchetty joined Working Lunch after the show was revamped in October 2008 and stayed with the programme until it was cancelled in July 2010. Munchetty has hosted Radio 4's Money Box. She also reports from the City for BBC News, gauging the reaction to breaking financial stories such as the Budget, and the Pre-Budget Report.


Subha Nagalakshmi Munchetty-Chendriah (born 25 February 1975), better known as Naga Munchetty, is a British television presenter and journalist. She regularly presents BBC Breakfast, Newsnight and Victoria Derbyshire. She is also a former presenter of BBC World News and BBC Two's weekday financial affairs programme Working Lunch. In January 2017, she temporarily left Breakfast to provide maternity cover for Newsnight as their acting business editor.

Munchetty was born on 25 February 1975 in Streatham, South London. Her mother is Indian and her father is Mauritian. She was educated at Graveney School in Tooting and at the University of Leeds, where she read English. Her first job was as a journalist on the City Pages of the London Evening Standard. She also worked on the Business Section of The Observer.