Christiane was born in London, United Kingdom on 12th of January 1958. She is a 62-year lady journalist & television host by profession. She is mostly appearing on CNN International hosting various shows and interviewing many high profile identities.
Christiane Amanpour Parents And Siblings
Christiane is a British-Iranian. Her father was an Iranian & his name was Mohammad Taghi Amanpour & mother was a British naming Patricia Ann. Her father was a Muslim & mother was a catholic. Both the couple had only one child & she was the baby girl Christiane Maria Heideh Amanpour her full name.
Christiane Amanpour Body Measurements
As we all are pretty well aware that most of the big screen or small screen celebrities are good on looks. So does Christiane too she on the side of the celebrities having good looks & features. She stands almost 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighs around 65 kg.
Christiane Amanpour Education Details
Till the age of 11 she was living in Tehran with her parents till the time Iran-Iraq war took place. The family moved to United Kingdom and Christiane started her boarding school in Essex.
Christiane joined University of Rhode Island in United States of America & started her journalism studies & earned her degree in the year 1983.
Christiane Amanpour Career Details
She started her career in the year 1983 with CNN where she was working on the front desk for some time & later became a correspondent. She has been always admired for her fearless work when she covered Iran-Iraq war.
She working for both ABC News & CNN International at present. A show of her naming Amanpour which made her career even better. She interviewed many big personalities, politicians & diplomats on this show. Due to her fabulous and fearless work made her personality & the show famous all over the world. At the age of 62, she carries so much experience that her work never gave any negative impact towards her career & the trend line of her positive reviews are always moving in upward trend.
She is also pretty active on both twitter & Instagram accounts, having almost combined 3M fans. Through this we can clearly see in last two decades how much far & bright she has grown her career.
Christiane Amanpour Net Worth
Christiane is not only having a huge fan following she earns well too’ Her net worth has been estimated around $12.5M, all due to her decades of hard work in journalism.
Personal Life Insights
Christiane Amanpour Married Life
Christiane married James Rubin in the year 1998. He was a journalist, diplomat even worked in Clinton Administration in the year 1997. Both have been divorced recently in the year 2018.
Christiane Amanpour Children
Christiane has one boy naming Darius John Rubin of her ex-husband. It was the birth of her son that changed her mentality towards her living lifestyle. She became more sensitive & wanted be a better mother for his kid.
Christiane Amanpour Achievements
- In 2004 she won News & documentary Emmy award for outstanding investigation report.
- In 2006, she won the glamour award for the News Source.
- In 2007, she won the Persian woman of the year award.
- In 2012, News & documentary Emmy award for outstanding continuous coverage of a news story in a new cast.
- She is equally taking part in charity programmes. Unicef, Global Goals Bob Woodruff Foundation are few names of the charity that Christiane supports.
Even at the age of 62 she is the most watched personality over the television. This has all happened due to her intense dedication towards her job & career. Presently, she is anchoring for both ABC & CNN International covering many of their important telecasts.