AJ Benza


Birthday June 2, 1962

Birth Sign Gemini

Birthplace New York

Age 61 years old

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Writer and television personality who has worked as a gossip columnist for publications like the New York Daily News. On television, he has been the host of many shows, including High Stakes Poker and A.J. After Hours.

Before Fame

He was hired as a columnist at Newsday while a student at C.W. Post College.


He smacked former Howard Stern Show employee John Melendez in the face during an appearance on the show in 2001.

Family Life

He married Virginia Folk in 2003 and has children named Rocco and Roxy.

Associated With

He co-hosted High Stakes Poker alongside Gabe Kaplan for five seasons.