Brooke Baldwin was born in 1979, July 12, she is 40 years old. Her birth name is Lauren Brooke Baldwin. Brooke is a journalist who works for CNN as a host for the CNN Newsroom which airs 2pm to 4pm ET. She was born in Atlanta, Georgia. She has an Anglo-Saxon descent and she’s an American national.
Brooke Baldwin Education Details
Brooke studied journalism and Spanish at the University of North Carolina (UNC) in Chapel Hill and she graduated in 2001. She studied in Atlanta at the Westminster Schools which is a private college-preparatory school. She advanced her study in Mexico City,, at the Universidad Iberoamerican.
Brooke Baldwin Parents
Brooke parents are Steven Robert Baldwin and Christine King Fulton. Steven worked at Deloitte as consultant while her mother Christine was a teacher. Unfortunately she died due to cancer when Brooke was 12 years old.
Brooke Baldwin Career Details
After graduating she kicked off her career at WVIR-TV which is in Virginia, Charlottesville. Later on, she went on to WOWK-TV and she became the morning show anchor in Charleston and Huntington areas. Brooke then became the lead reporter for WTTG a fox owned channel in Washington D.C. for the 10 pm news bulletin.
Brooke went ahead and landed a job in CNN and HLN Network in 2008, here she covered the 2008 presidential election. In 2011, she co-anchored the final launch of Space Shuttle Atlantis for CNN special coverage.
While on CNN she worked on Rick’s List as a contributor, the show’s host was Rick Sanchez but in 2010 she got laid off from the show for making anti-Semitic remarks.
She moved to CNN Newsroom as an anchor and also hosted #MusicMonday which was a weekly segment. Among her many shows are the CNN New Year Eve Coverage Queen Elizabeth II’s Diamond Jubilee in London, President Obama inauguration and President Trump inauguration.
Brookes created and hosts the American Woman. The American Woman is a video series which has eight parts and it highlights the lives of popular American women in different professional field, how they made it to the top with all the stereotypes and prejudices. Brooke left CNN Newsroom in January 2019.
Brooke as an actress, in 2009, she took part in the movie Drunkards. She created a documentary in 2012, called To Catch a Serial Killer.
Brooke Baldwin Net Worth
Baldwin is estimated net worth of USD 1.3 Million which are from her job as a professional journalist. Her annual salary is approximately USD 60,000.
Brooke Baldwin Awards And Nomination
Brooke has won a number of awards and nominations as both an anchor, actress and a producer. These award is: in 2012 she got a Silver medal for her documentary “To Catch a Serial Killer” for Best Investigative Report at the NY Festivals International Television & Film Awards.
The Emmy nominations are as Outstanding Live Coverage of a Current News Story Long Form in 2005 and Outstanding Breaking News Coverage in 2018.
Brooke Baldwin Married, Husband
Baldwin tied knot to her husband James Fletcher in May 2018, they met in 2015 and got engaged in 2017. They had a private wedding, she was dressed by Naeem Khan. James is a producer and a director of political ad campaigns.
Brooke Baldwin Kids
Baldwin and James have one son.
Brooke Baldwin Body Measurements
Brooke’s height is 5 feet (1.52m) 7 inches (0.18m) and weighs 67kgs. Broke has blonde hair and blue eyes. Brooke’s bra size is 34B, dress is 10 and shoes 8.5 all are according to US size chart. She manages to work out and keep fit hence maintaining her figure.
Brooke Baldwin Social Media Presence
Baldwin is on social media with a huge following, on Twitter she has 315.6k followers, and on Facebook she has 75k followers. She is also on Instagram with 157k followers.
Brooke Baldwin Controversy
She was once highlighted as an example when she apologized for her statements about police officers coming back from war, she had accused the veteran of being responsible for the disturbance during the Baltimore riots in 2015. Brooke apologized on air and on Twitter after she had earlier defended herself.
Brooke Baldwin Tested For Coronavirus
In 2020 April, Brooke tested positive for Covid-19 after one of her colleagues tested positive. Current she has recovered after days in isolation and treatment.
Brooke Baldwin Speaking Engagements
Baldwin has given speeches and hosted different events. In 2017, she addressed at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, hosted Mother Nature Network and addressed the 7th annual Neighbor Celebration in Washington DC. In 2016, she was at 11th Annual Women of Worth Celebration where she presented awards. In 2015, spoke about her Mount Kilimanjaro climb up at an event she hosted for the Abercrombie and Kent travel Agency.