Allison Williams Brother Douglas Williams Is A CBS Sports Radio and TV Host

Douglas Williams when he worked at YES Network, SNY
Douglas Williams when he worked at YES Network, SNY( Source : instagram )

M3GAN actress Allison Williams brother Douglas Williams is also a famed person in the entertainment world. Douglas looks a lot like her ex-husband Ricky Van Veen.

The American actress went to New Canaan Country School and Greenwich Acadamy in Connecticut with her family in her hometown. After graduating from, high school, she attended Yale University located in New Haven, Connecticut where she did her major in English and graduated in 2010. The producer was also a member of Morse College and St. Elmo secret society. 

The TV personality started her career in 2004 and she has been in the industry ever since. In 2010, she was a part of Mad Men where she performed a mashup of Nature Boy to A Beautiful Mine which is a theme song of the series. 

Allison has worked in several movies and shows such as The Perfection, A Series of Unfortunate Events, Girls many more. She has also worked as a writer in the TV series Will & Kate: Before Happily Ever After and as a co-producer in M3gan and the TV series Girls.

Allison Williams Brother Douglas Williams Is A Host At CBS Sports

Allison Williams brother Douglas Williams is a TV host at CBS Sports. Douglas is also a radio broadcaster.

Douglas is currently working for the New York sports channel called SportsNet New York as a TV host. He has worked on various shows on the channel such as Geico SportsNite which territorial game that diverts accessible in the New York metropolitan area around the evening time according to TV Guide. The anchor is also part of Baseball Night which covers baseball players and baseball and even non-baseball-related topics during the off-season.

Previous to SportsNet New York he worked for YES Network on SYN which is also located in New York. The host is extremely dynamic on stage and has been in the industry for some time now. 

Williams was recruited to be the host as well as the overseeing supervisor of the News with Brian Williams in 1996 which was broadcasted on both MSNBC and CNBC. He filled in as a huge substitution anchor and worked as an anchor on the NBC Nightly News with Tom Brokaw at the end of the week.

The personality lives in New York City according to his Twitter profile with the username @DougWilliamsTV. He has more than nine thousand followers and he joined the platform in the month of June 2013. The host often tweets about baseball games and the Yankees. He also tweets about the recent games that have happened and the final scores. 

On November 5, 2022, he tweeted that the Yankees had lost to the Astros in the 2049 ALCS and quoted the things said by Boone and Cashman that they had stated that they believed in their process and even though they lost to Houston every year they that kept putting themselves in a position to be competitive. 

The radio host is active on his Instagram with the username @dougwilliamstv where he has a fan following of more than four thousand followers and over ninety posts. The bio of the CBS sports anchor states that he is a TV and Radio host and he is currently working on CBS Sports Radio and CBS Sports Network.

Williams has also added in his bio that he is a Radio host at the MLB Network Radio and formerly worked in the YES Network, SNY Studios. 

Douglas Williams at SNY Studios
Douglas Williams at SNY Studios( Source : instagram )

Allison Williams And Douglas Williams Are Extremely Close

Allison Williams and her younger sibling Douglas Williams are close to one another as seen in their social media posts.

Doug is the youngest child of their parents and was born on March 2, 1991, in Connecticut whereas Allison was born on April 13, 1988. The siblings have an age gap of approximately three years.

Both of them were raised in their hometown in New Cannan located in Connecticut. They spent most of their time together when they were children playing different games and watching cartoons. The Williams siblings think of each other as partners in crime and love spending time together.

On March 2, 2015, the Get Out actress wished with a happy birthday with a post of their photos from when they were kids on her Instagram. She stated that he was her oldest partner in crime and she loved her very much. Allison also added that he made everything better and his hair game has always been strong. 

Allison Williams and Doug Williams when they were children
Allison Williams and Doug Williams when they were children( Source : instagram )

Even though they now have different career paths and live in different places they are still close as ever like when they were kids and often visit each other whenever they find time in their busy schedule. The actress often posts about Douglas and similarly, he also has posted several photos with her sister. 

On February 6, 2015, the writer posted a video of herself and Doug at the NRG Stadium watching a game. She captioned that it was unbelievable and she was glad that she brought him to see the historic game. 

In the month of August 2017, they went to see the eclipse. Doug's sister posted a collage of three photos, the first of them trying to see through the glass, the second of them reading some paper, and the third of them posing at the camera. She captioned the photo that both of them were blase about the eclipse until the morning when they both panicked and realized how excited they were.

The cast of the series Unfortunate Events added that they had made plans to head to the pier on the west side and it felt like they were toddlers again. She mentioned that it was a really nice experience and that a kind woman gave them an extra pair of glasses. 

Allison and Doug Williams going to see the eclipse
Allison and Doug Williams going to see the eclipse ( Source : instagram )

Douglas Williams Resembles A Lot Like Her Husband Ricky Van Veen

Douglas Williams looks so much like her former husband Ricky Van Veen that people often mistake them at the red carpet events.

Ricky is the co-founder of College Humor and got married to Allison in the year 2015. Ricky and his brother-in-law have been confused and mistaken for one another ever since they started dating. 

According to Hollywood, photographers and reporters constantly get confused between the two at red-carpet events. Since the TV host has an uncommon resemblance to Veen, the photographers get confused, and it leads to pictures having awkward photo captions relating to their marriage when they are actually siblings. 

The writer stated when she appeared in Late Night with Seth Meyers on February 23, 2017, that the confusion happened one hundred percent of the time showing the people in the audience a photo of herself and her bro attending the premiere in which he was wrongly labeled as Ricky, her husband. 

Doug with her sister Allison at NFL Honors
Doug with her sister Allison at NFL Honors( Source : instagram )

Allison stated that she had mentioned directly that she was not with her husband and the photographers replied by saying that it was not their job. Ricky does not mind being confused because people will think he was attending the event with his wife even though he is at home. The co-founder of CollegeHumor hated the carpets so he loves that he gets the credit for attending the carpet.

Douglas Williams Is Married To Emily Altieri

Douglas Williams wife Emily Altieri is his long term girlfriend. The couple got engaged in the month of June 2021 and married on October 2022.

He posted a photo with his girlfriend showing her engagement ring and captioned the photo stating lucky me meaning that the host was lucky to have her in his life.

After being married for around a year, the lovely couple got married on October 1, 2022, and two days later he posted a black and white photo on his Instagram mentioning his wedding date 10/1/22 and amore mio which means my love. 

Doug Williams and his wife Emily
Doug Williams and his wife Emily( Source : instagram )

Emily Altieri has a private Instagram with the username @emilyaltieri where he has over one thousand followers and over 300 posts. According to her bio, she works in marketing and business strategy. 

Douglas And Allison Williams Parents Are Both Successful Journalists

Douglas Williams and Allison Willaims parents Brian Williams and Jane Gillan Stoddard are successful journalists.  

Father Brian Williams

Brian Douglas Willaims was born on May 5, 1959, and is currently 63 years old. He is an American journalist and a TV news anchor. In 1993, the anchor worked as a reporter for the NBC Nightly News before he had his promotion and became an anchor and managing editor eleven years later. 

In 2016, the TV anchor became the host of The 11th Hour on MSNBC and after working there for years he left MSNBC and NBC News in 2021 as his contract was coming to an end. He was a part of CBS from 1981 to 1993 for 12 years and worked with NBC from 1993 to 2021 for 23 years. 

Mother Jane Gillan Stoddard

Jane Gillan Stoddard, the mother of two is a journalist as well as a TV producer. She married her husband Brian on June 7, 1986, in the First Presbyterian Church, New Canaan. 

The TV producer currently lives in New Canaan with his husband and also has a beach house in Bay Head located in New Jersey. She is super supportive of both her children and everything they do in their career as well as their lives. The journalist is proud of the all accomplishments her children have all over the years. 

Allison Williams with her mother
Allison Williams with her mother( Source : instagram )

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