Edward Michael Henry popularly known as Ed Henry and he was born on the 20th of July (Gemini), 1971 in Queens, New York, United States. He attended a catholic Diocesan high school, and went on to study and graduate a tertiary institution called Siena College Londonville. He finished with a Bachelor’s degree in English Language.
He currently lives in Chevy Chase, Maryland with his wife Shirley Hung. Henry donated a part of his liver in 2019 to save his sister who was dying from liver failure.
Ed Henry Career Details
Ed’s career began in 2003 when he started giving political analysis for The Chris Core Show and WMAL morning news on WMAL, Washington, DC. He also covered Capitol Hill for Roll Call for eight years where he rewrote the newspaper column Heard on the Hill. He was a member of the 2011 – 2012 set member of his alma mater, Siena College, the board of trustees. On August 4th of 2005, Henry became the moderator of the CNN Inside Politics show where it was known popularly for the time when Robert Novark furiously left the set during a live discussion with James Carville. This sudden outburst from Robert was sure to bring up questions concerning Floridian republican representative Katherine Harris’ who just announced her bid for the United States senate. He and Carville had to continue the remainder of the show without Robert on set. He has also been a contributing editor at the Washingtonian, as well as a CNN senior white house correspondent in 2008.
Henry earned the correspondent for CNN after covering stories revolving around the white house since March 2006.
In later years, precisely on June 20th, 2011, an announcement was made about Henry leaving CNN to become the Chief Correspondent of the white house for Fox News. Henry left his job at CNN for Fox News and he later revealed that he had no regrets whatsoever about his decision.
He worked as one of the hosts of Fox and Friends at Fox News and as a chief national correspondent. The last show he worked on before his career became riddled with a huge crisis was America’s Newsroom alongside Sandra Smith. On July 1st, 2020, which was on a Wednesday, Henry was fired from Fox News after the news network got a complaint of sexual harassment from years ago.
Henry received an award in 2005, the Everett McKinley Dirksen Award for Distinguished Reporting of Congress from the National Press Foundation. He also did other notable works like providing breaking news coverage for America’s Vote in 2004 along with the Florida governor’s not being able to intercede for Terry Schiavo.
Ed Henry Net Worth
His net worth is $6 million dollars and he was being paid $2 million as his annual salary.
Ed Henry Dating History And Marriage Details
He is married to Shirley Hung in June 2010 who is a CNN senior producer. They both got married in Wynn Las Vegas Chapel, Las Vegas, with a star studded attendance at their wedding. The couple has guests at their wedding like Frank Pellegrino Rao’s co owner, Mike Emmanuel an anchor from Fox News, and the mayor of Las Vegas, Oscar Goodman. The wedding reception was followed by the wedding at Encore Las Vegas and it was known popularly for the 22-layer chocolate wedding cake with frosting that looked like the white house. The cake itself weighed over 70 pounds.
Ed Henry Scandals
According to Fox News on 4th May 2016, Henry took a temporary leave of absence from work due to the rise in rumors of an alleged extramarital affair with a Las Vegas veteran stripper, Natalia. Natalia had an interview with InTouch weekly and gave a detailed story regarding she and Henry’s affair which lasted for 10 months. This piece of information led to Henry losing his White House correspondent position and going back to work at Fox News as a Chief national Correspondent in August 2016.
Ed Henry Kids
The parents of two has been married for a decade and not withstanding the scandals Henry is having, it looks like they are still going strong. The name of his son is Patrick Henry, and his daughter is Mila Henry.
Ed Henry Body Measurements
- Height – 5 feet 11 inches (1.80m)
- Hair color – Grey
- Eye color – Blue
- Weight – Not Known
- Height – Not known