Marcus Glenn Richardson, aka Marcus Richardson, is the husband of famous American journalist, Abigail Daniella Phillip popularly known as Abby Phillip. Abby is currently serving as a political correspondent for America’s biggest multi-national news channel, CNN.

Quick Info
Birth Name
Marcus Glenn Richardson
Birth Date
9th March 1983
Birth Place
United States
Current City
Washington, D.C.
Russell G. Richardson and Toussaint Richardson
Stacie Thompson and Jasmine Richardson
Florida State University(Grad. 2009)
Zodiac Sign
5 feet 9 inches
68 kg
Abby Phillip (2018-present)
Naomi Angelina Richardson (August 2021)
Social Media
Managing Consultant at nVisium
Net Worth$250 thousand
Marcus Glenn Richardson and Abby's wedding
Marcus Glenn Richardson and Abby’s wedding Photo By: Martha Stewart

Bio & Nationality

Marcus Glenn Richardson was born on 9th March 1983 somewhere in the United States. He is the son of Russell G. Richardson and Toussaint Richardson and Marcus grew up in a joint family traveling different places and countries. His father was a US Navy colonel. He was close with his grandparents as well. Marcus has two sisters namely Stacie Thompson and Jasmine Richardson. His older sister Stacie works as Air Force Civilian as a Human Resource Specialist.

Marcus has American nationality and African-American ethnicity. He has a birth sign, Gemini. Marcus grew up in a wealthy household and has spent most of his time in Okinawa, Japan as well as in Germany and many other countries.


Physical Statistics

Marcus Glenn Richardson is 38 years old turning 39 in March 2022. He is a handsome man gifted with a tall height of 5 feet 9 inches weighing 68 kg. Marcus has a dark complexion and short black hair. He possesses black eyes and a healthy body build. Further information regarding his body measurements is a mystery to us.



Marcus Glenn Richardson hasn’t disclosed the high school he attended. Since he was always on the move during his childhood, he also studied at Ramstein Air Base while he was in Germany. Upon completing his high school education, Marcus obtained his Bachelor’s degree in International Affairs from Florida State University. He was graduated in 2009.

Marcus Glenn Richardson and his family at 2021 Christmas
Marcus Glenn Richardson and his family at 2021 Christmas Source: Instagram

Marcus Glenn Richardson’s wedding

Marcus Glenn Richardson tied his knot to long-time girlfriend, Abby Phillip on 26th May 2018. They first met each other at a party held by their mutual friend in 2011. The couple was in living together relationship until Marcus proposed to Abby.  Marcus and Abby’s wedding was held in Washington, D.C. at Anderson House with family and friends. In August 2021, the couple was blessed with a beautiful daughter named Naomi Angelina Richardson. Marcus and Abby currently reside in Washington with their daughter and pet dog.


Social media account

Marcus Glenn Richardson is active on Instagram. He has over 3.1 thousand followers on Instagram and can be connected with @gizmont. Marcus enjoys sharing pictures of his family and we can see him spending quality time with his family members. We can also tell that he is close to his parents.



Marcus Glenn Richardson started his professional career as a desktop analyst at Howard University where he worked for 2 years and 9 months. Marcus then worked as a technical support analyst at Living Soul from July 2012 till January 2014. He then joined the nVisium company in January as a senior application security consultant. After working for 4 years and 4 months, he was promoted to a managing consultant.

Marcus Glenn Richardson with his wife at 2021 Ebony Event
Marcus Glenn Richardson with his wife at 2021 Ebony Event Source: Instagram

On the other hand, his wife, Abby Phillip is a Harvard University graduate. She has worked for The Washington Post, and later covered the former President, Donald Trump’s administration in 2017. She is a CNN correspondent covering political news.


Net worth & Lifestyle

Marcus Glenn Richardson has an estimated net worth of $250 thousand as of 2022. But he also shares his net worth with his independent wife, Abby Phillip who has a net worth of $2 million. Thanks to his wife’s popularity, Marcus has gained attention from the people and he has also appeared in several big events with his wife. We can see that Marcus and Abby are leading a happy life with each other.



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