Last week, Ted Williams had no job, no home and no one to help him get his life back on track. After battling alcohol and drug addictions for years, the “man with the golden voice” lost everything.
In an interview with Matt Lauer and Meredith Viera today, Ted Williams opened up about his family. The amazingly talented radio announcer credited his mom for his grace and poise and even revealed that he has nine kids – 7 girls and 2 boys!
When asked where he hopes to be in 5 years, Ted says that he WILL have an apartment and he hopes to be loved by his kids. He also said that he hopes to reunite with his mom.
Ted was discovered while holding a sign begging for money on the side of the road. When a passer-by took the time to speak with him, they realized he was an incredible talent.
This week, Ted Williams was offered a job by the Cleveland Cavaliers. He was also asked (and accepted the position as the official voice for Kraft Macaroni and Cheese.
What a week!
Take a look at Ted Williams’ full Today Show interview today:
Check out Ted’s original video (the one that made him popular) here.