Tony Harris is a United States television news anchor and producer who was born on the 25th of July (Leo), 1967 (53 years old) in Baltimore, Maryland, United States. He works at the moment with Investigation Discovery news network. He is American with an African American ethnicity.
Tony Harris Career Details
Tony Harris graduated with a degree in the English Language from the University of Maryland, Baltimore county. He currently holds a Bachelor of Art’s degree from the University. He started his broadcasting very early as a radio disc jockey, at the young age of nineteen years old. After playing as a disc jockey for two years, he moved on to work with television media as a feature reporter for a news magazine which held in the afternoons in Cleveland, Ohio. From being just a feature reporter, he got promoted to being the co-host of the show, and with that came his inevitable move to New York City where he worked as an entertainment reporter for Entertainment Tonight and Home Box Office (HBO).
Harris anchored for WGCL-46 in Atlanta, which is an affiliate to the CBS. He anchored the station’s 5 pm, 6 pm, and 11 pm newscasts on the weekdays consistently.
He anchors the 11 am to 1 pm (ET) edition of CNN Newsroom each weekday with feature segments. Harris joined the Cable News Network (CNN). The daily show talks about very relevant issues that affect the African American community. Tony Harris joined the multi-million dollar network in September 2004. One of Harris’s most popular reporting for CNN was on September 20th, 2007 when he reported about the protesters who marched in opposition to the Jena Six in Jena. The number of people marching on that day was over 20,000. He worked as an anchor at AL Jazeera America on August 20th, 2013 and his first broadcast aired was the first regularly scheduled program on the AL Jazeera America network. In 2020, he began hosting his new podcast, Monster: DC Sniper.
Tony Harris covered numerous stories ranging from a human smuggling business stretching from Hong Kong to San Francisco’s Chinatown to the return of democracy in Haiti and the Gulf War Syndrome on American soldiers. Harris has also interviewed various celebrities like Barbara Walter, Denzel Washington, Tom Cruise amongst so many others. He is known to be well accomplished and distinguished in the Journalism industry.
Tony Harris Net Worth
His net worth as of last year, 2020, is currently estimated and calculated to be at around $1 million – $5 million. His salary and net worth from previous years are still unknown and his assets are not available to the public at the moment.
Tony Harris Dating History And Marriage Details
Tony remains very closed off when it comes to his relationships and his ex-wife, almost never revealing anything to the public. He is divorced from his ex-wife (whose name is not disclosed) and they both have two children together. The reason why the divorce happened is still unknown, but they still make sure they co-parent their kids consistently. Although his current relationship status is a divorcee, he has not been seen dating or being in any other private relationship.
Tony Harris Parents
The information has not been revealed about Tony’s parents or his siblings. He makes sure he keeps his personal life extremely personal. News outlets and reporters haven’t been able to get information regarding Harris’s family, as he keeps them hidden out of the spotlight extremely well.
Tony Harris Kids
Harris has two children with his ex-wife; a son called Michael Harris and a daughter Kaitlyn Ann Marie Harris. His son was born on the 2nd of June, 1995, and his daughter Kaitlyn was born on the 9th of February, 1998. Harris currently raises his two children alongside his ex-wife who hasn’t been revealed yet.
Tony Harris Body Measurements
Although most of his body measurements are unknown to the public, Tony Harris is said to be of average height and weight. He also is said to be very fit for his age.
- Eye color – Brown
- Hair color – Currently clean shaven
Tony Harris Properties: Cars And Houses
No record of his properties have been revealed to the public yet. Just like his family, Harris keeps his assets (cars and houses) a secret also.