Jillian Beth Gumbel: Everything About Bryant Gumbel’s Daughter

Jillian Beth Gumbel

Jillian Beth Gumbel is the daughter of Bryant Gumbel, a television journalist, and sportscaster. Jillian’s father Bryant Gumbel is best known as the co-host of NBC’s Today, host of HBO’s acclaimed investigative series Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel, and host of numerous sporting events for NBC.

Jillian Beth Gumbel: Bio Summary

Name Jillian Beth Gumbel
Born 1984
Age38 years old as of 2022
Famous asdaughter of Bryant Gumbel
Sibling Bradley Christopher Gumbel
Parents Bryant Gumbel and June Baranco
Spouse William Russell Robins
Occupation Yoga instructor

Early Life

Jillian Beth Gumbel celebrates her birthday once every year but her exact date of birth is not known. She was born in the year 1984 and is at the age of 38 years as of 2022. She is the daughter of Bryant Gumbel and June Baranco. She has a brother called Bradley Christopher Gumbel who was born in 1978.

Jillian Beth Gumbel and her brother Bradley Christopher Gumbel were raised by their parents in semi-rural Waccabuc, north of New York City. Jillian Beth’s parents Bryant Gumbel and June Baranco got married on December 1, 1973, in Baton Rouge and separated in 2001.

Jillian Beth Gumbel’s father Bryant Gumbel went on to marry her stepmother Hilary Quinlan. Her father Bryant and stepmother Hilary have been married since August 24, 2002. Her stepmother Hilary is a researcher, author, model, and former Goldman Sachs analyst.

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Jillian Beth Gumbel is the granddaughter of Rhea Alice (née LeCesne), a city clerk, and Richard Dunbar Gumbel, a judge. She pursue a Bachelor of Science degree at Sarah Lawrence College. She also attended the University of Colorado Boulder for two years before dropping out.


Jillian Beth Gumbel is a yoga instructor. She worked as a nanny in New York City during her college days. She established the Illi company in February 2020 alongside her friend Allison Newell. The company is reportedly “about the company we keep while we adventure, navigate life, and try to stay hydrated and healthy.”

Jillian Beth Gumbel is best identified as the daughter of Bryant Gumbel. Bryant Gumbel is an American television journalist and sportscaster, best known for his 15 years as co-host of NBC’s Today. He was an editor of Black Sports Magazine. He has hosted HBO’s acclaimed investigative series Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel.

Bryant Gumbel began his television career in October 1972, when he was made a sportscaster for KNBC-TV in Los Angeles. He was hired by NBC Sports in the fall of 1975 as co-host of its National Football League pre-game show GrandStand with Jack Buck. He hosted sporting events for NBC including Major League Baseball, college basketball, and the National Football League.

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Bryant Gumbel was co-host of the morning show The Early Show. According to his IMDb profile, he is an actor and writer, known for Contact (1997), The Weather Man (2005), and Main Street (1985).

Personal Life

Jillian Beth Gumbel is a happily married woman. She has been married to a handsome man identified as William Russell Robins. William is a New York University graduate who works as the director of investments at Oppenheimer & Co. Inc.

The duo met each other and decided to be a couple. Jillian accepted William’s proposal and they got married in 2011. They have been married for over a decade and still counting. Their union has been blessed with two boys. They are living a blissful life free of drama and controversy.


Jillian Beth Gumbel has an Instagram handle and is very active on the popular app. She often shares pictures and videos of her personal life including her yoga workouts. She uses the username @jilliangumbel and has 1,747 followers on her account.

Ruth Kai Botchway

Ruth Kai Botchway is a Senior Editor at Dicytrends.com. She is a graduate of All Stars Media College (2021) with a Diploma in Journalism and Media Studies. With more than two years experience in Journalism, she has served as an intern at Accra FM and worked with Green TV and Ashiaman TV. She worked as a Maritime Journalist/ influencer, producing Port and Maritime agenda initially aired on Ashiaman TV. You can reach her via email: Ruthbotch1912@gmail.com

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