Loutelious Holmes Jr. was born on the 19th of August (Leo zodiac sign) in 1977 in Arkansas, United States. He is an American of African American ethnicity. He is a Journalist and TV presenter best known for anchoring shows like Don’t sleep on BET and Saturday and Sunday Morning on CNN. Loutelious obtained a degree in Broadcast Journalism from the University of Arkansas, his alma mater, and graduated from West Memphis High school. He served on his Alma mater Chancellor’s Board of Advisors beginning from 2008, and he lives in New York City with his family.
T.J Holmes Career Details
His career started at KSNF channel 16 in Joplin, Missouri which he spent less than a year as a producer and reporter. He left Missouri back to Arkansas to join CBN affiliate channel, KTHV in little rock. In less than a year at little rock, he was promoted to a weekend anchor.
Holmes’s claim to fame started when he became a news anchor and a correspondent for CNN which UE joined in October 2006. He anchored the CNN Saturday and Sunday Morning shows for a five year time period after which he let to join the BET channel. He included his show at BET called Don’t sleep. The program got canceled and he moved to MSNBC where he appeared as a substitute anchor for NewsNation with Tamron Hall and Weekends with Alex Witt. In 2003, T.J moved to KNTV where he became the evening anchor, during his stay at KNTV, he traveled to Athens, Greece to cover the 2004 first summer Olympics held after the September 11th attacks. He also covered a lot of huge stories which were all the rage back then, and it slowly but surely pushed him toward his inevitable fame.
He joined ABC on September 26, 2014, and has interviewed so many celebrities and newsmakers throughout his six years with ABC. He covered an array of really popular stories which included the death of the popular Black Panther actor, Chadwick Boseman, and the impact of COVID-19 on professional sports.
He is the co-anchor of ABC News Good Morning America (GMA): What You Need to Know, which is a daytime program run by T.J. and the main anchor every single day of the week. He also fully reports for other ABC news shows.
T.J Holmes Net Worth
His net said is said to be around $3 million, no information about his annual salary is known yet.
T.J Holmes Dating And Relationships With Marriage Details
Holmes previously dated Rozanda Thomas from the pop group TLC, he was married to Amy Ferson but they got divorced in 2007 for reasons unknown to the public.
He is currently married to an attorney from Atlanta, Marilee Fiebig, and just like many Hollywood couples, they met through common friend groups in 2009. After a lot of dates and getting to know themselves, the two got married on the 1st of March 2010, with less than a year of dating. Holmes never forgets to write about how much he is in love with Marilee and how much he cherishes her, whether it is their anniversary or just another usual day. This kind of dynamic is not often shown with celebrity couples, but Holmes and Fiebig make it look extremely easy.
T.J Holmes Kids
T.J. and his first wife Amy had two children together: Jaiden a son, and Brianna a daughter.
He and Marilee were both blessed with a baby girl, Sabine Holmes in 2013. T.J. and his daughter Sabine share a unique Father-daughter bond and it is always revealed most Fridays where he styles her hair. T.J. also revealed in June of 2020, that his daughter who is now five, has very long hair thanks to his hairdressing skills and the fact that it had never been cut. He also revealed that he got most of his hairdressing Father-daughter female celebrities he met on the red carpet, he also concluded the talk by saying how a father’s making their daughters hair should not be shunned upon, but instead normalized.
T.J Holmes Parents
No data has been disclosed regarding his parents and siblings yet, nonetheless, it is understood that he is the youngest of two children. That means, he has an older sibling.
T.J Holmes Body Measurements
- Hair color – Brown
- Eye color – Brown
- His other body measurements are unspecified at the moment.