Many personalities have made a mark in their respective fields. Be it entertainment or television media. Like actors, journalists and news presenters and anchors also drag the attention of viewers with their skills of presenting the shows on any news media.
In the field of television journalism, Chris Cuomo is a popular name to mention. Other than being a journalist, Chris also holds a law profession as an attorney. You must have watched him on news channels like CNN and NBC. His famous show Cuomo Prime Time is famous for news analysis on a weeknight. Not to forget, Chris is the recipient of a prestigious award in the field of journalism.
Chris has worked as a correspondent in the judicial subject on ABC News. Before that, he was a part of the weekday morning edition of a television show that ran four years ago. If you don’t know much about him, then better get to know more about his life, career, total earning, and more other exciting facts.
|Full Name:||Christopher Charles Cuomo|
|Stage Name:||Chris Cuomo|
|Birthday:||9th August, 1970|
|Place Of Origin:||New York, United States|
|Age:||50 years old|
|Spouse:||Cristina Greeven Cuomo|
|Profession:||Lawyer, Journalist, Screenwriter|
|Total Net Worth:||$12 million|
Chris was born in New York in 1970. His late father had been a governor in the same city, and now his brother holds the post. Whereas, his sister is in the field of entertainment as a film producer. She is married to a designer from the fashion industry. Chris also has another sister who is in the medical field and is a doctor by profession.
The Cuomos have an Italian background. Even their grandparents also hailed from the latter European country. Chris did his schooling at a reputed school in NY and graduated from a New York University. He has been practicing law since the 90s.
Age & Appearance
According to the date of birth, Chris is 50 years old standing at a height of six feet one inch, weighing around 87 kg.
Chris got married to an editor of an American magazine, Cristina in 2001. Their marriage was solemnized with a Roman Catholic ceremony. Chris lives happily in Manhattan with his wife and three children.
Chris began his journalism career by showing his journalistic side in emphasizing the issues related to politics with his appearances on news channels including CNBC and CNN. He then gained experience as a correspondent and began working in a popular American news channel as an analyst of political subjects.
He did not get confined in focusing only on political issues, but also did coverage for other human interest stories, related to children, adults and natural calamity, and so much. Chris had also worked as an anchor for news on an American chat show that came during 1975 having 41 episodes.
Being an expert in journalism, Chris also touched upon the war issues relating to terrorism in countries like Pakistan, and in Afghanistan as well as Iraq. He progressed more in his media career by hosting an AM show on Cable News Network, eight years ago. Chris also became the anchor on the field in the same media company.
Chris got tremendous success as a journalist in having flair for his nose for news, events that are taking place in the nation. He is ranked among the top news presenters in New York media. As mentioned above, other than his successful career in journalism, Chris has also proficiency in the field of law and is a licensed lawyer.
Owing to his success in the field of journalism as a news presenter, and a journalist, Chris is the recipient of several prestigious media awards. He also got listed among the alluring personalities by an American weekly magazine. One such prestigious award he got is Emmy.
Felt Insulted With A Name ‘Fredo’
Two years back in August, came an incident when a person called him Fredo, a character in the Godfather series and novel. Chris got offended by this name and gave a strict warning to him to push him down the stairs. The reason for him getting outburst by the utterance of this name is because this name is an objectionable slur among the Italian-American community.
Last year, Chris even interviewed his brother Andrew, who is the current governor of New York on Cable News Network, regarding COVID-19. He gave a response to this global pandemic outbreak virus and told him about the executing curfew in the NY making a mandatory move for people to stay inside their homes. He further said that the word curfew doesn’t sound pretty to him but is the need to get safe from the clutches of this harmful virus.
A Brief Introduction About Andrew Cuomo
Andrew is the elder brother of the American journalist and news presenter, Chris Cuomo. Like his younger brother, he is also an attorney. But he is widely known as the politician and 56th governor of New York for a long time. He holds the same status as his late father. Besides his political career, Andrew is an author too.
Long ago, Chris and his wife owned a posh house property that was facilitated with multiple bedrooms and bathrooms. It was around 3K square foot in a UK city. They later sold it for a particular million price two years back in May. Both the couple even purchased an apartment at around $2.9 million.
Net Worth Of Chris Cuomo
According to 2021, $12 million is supposed to be the estimated net worth of American journalist Chris Cuomo. He is known to be one of the highest-paid television anchors. Chris earned immense wealth through his successful career in journalism.
Chris always proved his excellence in the field of television media and has been the recipient of several prestigious awards and nominations. Owing to his success in his quality of work he became a highly reputed TV personality. Apart from his journalistic career, Chris has also garnered many fans in social media, where he is connected with them. His fame as an attorney paved the rise in his fame and income.