He has recently published a book named “Transparent” which was based on his life.In this book, he wrote about his life miseries like colorism, racism, homophobia and discrimination that he suffered as a young child.He won this award for his special report on real estate market based on Chicago. Area sniper’s capture and arrest for which he won an Edward R. He presented his reports on one of the burning issues i.e.
Also, he publicly declared himself as a “gay” in “Transparent.” Don Lemon is inspired by Max Robinson- first black news presenter appeared on American TV from 1978 to 1984.
He started his professional career as a news assistant at WNYW in New York. He was also a correspondent for Today and NBC Nightly News.
Lemon says that his book “Transparent” can rather call as “Transformation.” Lemon got married to Stephanie Ortiz- Chicago native actress but this info in not confirmed yet.
For the past four years, Lemon has been dating a boyfriend who is a producer who works in television.
Talking about Lemon’s family life, he grew up with his two elder sisters.