Who is Harvey Levin’s partner? Andy Mauer Wiki Bio
Andy Mauer was born in 1965, in California, USA – he holds American nationality and is a chiropractor, who came under the spotlight after he began dating Harvey Levin, the creator of the TMZ celebrity news website.
Early life and education
Andy was raised in a Catholic family in California, and had a rough childhood as he spent his early years struggling with finding himself to be gay – he knew this would not be accepted by his parents, and because of his religion, he also believed something was wrong with him.
He attended a high school in California, where he was teased and bullied by his peers because of his shyness and his looks – after matriculation, he enrolled at the University of California, and graduated with a degree in communications 1987.
Career as a chiropractor
Andy opened his own chiropractic wellness center in Southern California, where he is currently working and where he is known as Dr. Andy Mauer – after his center gained attention in Southern California, Andy was featured in the “Muscle & Fitness” magazine. He specializes in headaches, stress reduction disc injuries as well as neck and low back pain – he is mostly focused on working with sportsmen and women.
Andy is also a bodybuilder who spends most of his spare time at the gym – he has been featured in many other sports magazines in which he usually talks about building your body, eating healthy food, and having a healthy lifestyle in general.
Love life and relationship with Harvey Levin
Andy and Harvey met when Harvey scheduled an appointment at Andy’s center – at the time, Harvey still hadn’t come out as a gay man, but the two were attracted to one another and began dating shortly after meeting, in the second half of the ‘90s. When they met, Harvey was already a celebrity as he had become a TV personality at the beginning of the ‘80s – he waited until 2010 to state in the media that he was gay – at the same time announcing that he had been in a relationship with Andy for more than 10 years.
Andy experimented with his sexuality while he was a teenager, and dated several girls as he wanted to check if he was indeed gay or not, however, after he started dating a man, he knew the answer.
Hobbies and other interests
Andy has been very sporting since he enrolled at high school, and while there competed in several sports such as football and baseball, while he also ran track. His interest in sports continued at the university and he also started going to the gym which he enjoyed, and went from two training sessions per week to five in a very short period of time – this got him featured in various magazines, and also saw him work as a model.
Andy and Harvey are both interested in traveling, and have been to numerous states in the US together, while they have also been to Europe on multiple locations – Andy’s dream travel destination is Paris in France. The two are also both lovers of animals, and have together donated money to animal shelters around the US.
Appearance and net worth
Andy is 54 years old. He has short brown hair and blue eyes, is 5ft 8ins (1.72m) tall, and weighs around 156lbs (71kgs). His net worth is over $1 million while Harvey’s net worth is over $15 million.
Who is Harvey Levin, Andy’s partner?
Harvey Robert Levin was born in Los Angeles, California USA, on 2 September 1950 – his zodiac sign is Virgo and he holds American nationality. Harvey is a TV producer, legal analyst and a former lawyer, best known for founding the TMZ celebrity news website.
Harvey was born into a Jewish family, and spent his childhood in Los Angeles – he studied at Grove Cleveland High School before enrolling at the University of California, Santa Barbara graduating with a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science in 1972. He continued his education at the University of Chicago Law School, graduating with a Juris Doctorate degree in 1975.
Harvey launched his career on 18 December 1975, when he became an active attorney working for the state of California – he held the position for 20 years, and was simultaneously teaching law at the University of Miami’s School of Law. After he began taking part in public debates regarding California Proposition 13- reducing property tax rates – in 1978, he became somewhat famous, and started writing columns for the “Los Angeles Times” newspaper.
He joined the KNBC-TV station in 1982, before switching to KCBS-TV where he spent more than 10 years reporting and doing legal analysis.
He became the co-executive producer of “The People’s Court” reality TV show in 1997, and in 2002 created the “Celebrity Justice” court news show which aired until 2005. Today, Harvey is mostly known for launching TMZ in 2005 – the website become popular very quickly after it released the story of Mel Gibson’s driving under influence arrest. After that, the website covered Rihanna’s abuse by Chris Brown, as well as the deaths of celebrities such as Brittany Murphy, Heath Ledger and Michael Jackson. Harvey had a chance to meet the President of the United States of America Donald Trump on 7 March 2017 in the Oval Office, and the two spent an hour talking.
Harvey runs his own company called Harvey Levin Productions, and is a writer who released “The People’s Court: How to Tell It to the Judge” book in 1985 – it was recommended for public libraries by “The Library Journal” trade publication. He has also done military service, as he was a member of the California Air National Guard.
In April 2010 Harvey was an event speaker for the National Lesbian and Gay Journalists Association, and used this occasion to state in public how he was gay – the “Out” magazine put Harvey at #15 on their list of 50 most influential voices in the LGBT community in America in 2012.