If you’re acquainted with CNN’s Reliable Sources talk program, you’re probably familiar with Brian Stelter, the show’s anchor since joining the network in 2013.
After starting his career at the New York Times in 2007, the youthful and vibrant journalist, who is also an acclaimed novelist, has become a major force in American journalism. He’s got a lot of attention for covering national trends, particularly Donald Trump’s false news outbursts. Find out more about his professional background and other intriguing facts in the sections below.
Who is CNN’s Brian Stelter?
Brian Stelter is an accomplished American journalist and television host who presently works for CNN as the chief media reporter. After spending the first six years of his career with The New York Times, he joined the network in 2013. Since then, he’s been the host of CNN’s Reliable Sources.
Brian Stelter’s Age
Brian Patrick Stelter was born in 1985.
CNN’s Brian Stelter Parents
The CNN’s Reliable Sources program anchor, Brian Stelter’s father, is Mark Stelter and his mother is Donna Stelter.
Grew up in Maryland’s Damascus area, Brian attended Damascus High School. He enrolled in Towson University, where he got a journalism degree, shortly after high school graduation. He was the editor of the independent Towson newspaper throughout his time at University. He has started a blog called TVNewser that focuses on television and cable news. After then, he is said to have sold the blogging site to Media Bistro.
Is CNN’s Brian Stelter a gay?
Brian Stelter was one of those well-known journalists whose sexuality drew public attention. Several reports have circulated that the young man is gay. However, they are only guesses that aren’t backed up by evidence.
As a journalist, Stelter has clearly shown support for the LGBTQ community on a number of occasions. This appears to be the source of the rumors, but we can assure you that he is a straight man, especially because he is married to a woman of the opposite sex and is the proud father of two children.
Who is Brian Stelter’s wife?
Jamie Shupak Stelter is the wife of CNN journalist Brian Stelter and the co-anchor of ‘Morning on 1’ on NY1. She is a New York-based journalist who has been nominated for an Emmy. After a few years of dating, the couple married in 2014 and welcomed their first child, a daughter, in May 2017.
Prior to his marriage, he dated Nicole Lapin, a well-known television host who has worked for CNN, CNBC, Bloomberg, Wendy Williams Correspondence, and The CW Network, among other networks. Unfortunately, the couple’s relationship did not continue long, and they parted ways.
Brian Stelter got his first job as a correspondent with The New York Times after graduating from Towson in 2007. He had no trouble establishing himself in the field of journalism thanks to his experience at the Towson Media Center, where he covered a number of high-profile events, protests, and cases around the United States.
Despite his youth, Stelter’s work has caught the attention of mainstream media outlets such as CNN, Fox, and NBC. After the resignation of Howard Kurtz, the anchor of Reliable Sources for fifteen years, he opted to join CNN in 2013.
He took over as the permanent host of the show, which has been broadcast continuously since its start in 1992 and focuses on media analysis in the United States.
On his Sunday morning talk program, Brian Stelter covered a variety of topics live, including possible Russian meddling in the 2016 US presidential elections, many mass shootings in the United States, and Donald Trump’s presidency, among others.
Brian Stelter’s Net Worth
Brian Stelter is believed to have a net worth of $16 million as of 2022. His fortune came from his work as a journalist as well as his other enterprises.
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