Tony Harris Biography
Tony Harris works for Investigation Discovery as a television reporter, news anchor, and producer. Harris formerly worked at Al Jazeera English, Al Jazeera America, and CNN as a news anchor.
How old is Tony Harris? – Age
He was born on 25 July 1967 in Baltimore, Maryland. He is 54 years as of 2021.
Where did Tony Harris go to school? – Education
Tony Harris graduated from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County with a B.A. in English.
Tony Harris Wife – Family
Tony’s current marital status is divorced. He hasn’t shared anything about his wife. They parted up after Tony joined CNN. Following his divorce, he returned to his birthplace of Baltimore. After splitting his spouse, Tony became a single father to his children, ensuring that they received his love and care. He has a son called Michael, and a daughter, Kaitlyn Ann Marie Harris. On the 2nd of June, 1995, his son was born, and on the 9th of February, 1998, his daughter was born.
What is Harris Salary?
He earns more than $100,000 per year.
Harris Net Worth
His net worth has been estimated to be $1.5 million.
Tony Harris Career
He began his career as a radio disc jockey in Baltimore, Maryland, when he was nineteen years old. He went to work for an afternoon newsmagazine in Cleveland, Ohio, two years later as a features reporter. He ascended the ranks to become a co-host. He moved to New York City and worked for Entertainment Tonight and the Home Box Office as an entertainment reporter. In the early 1990s, he went back to Cleveland as a weekend news anchor, then moved to New York City and Los Angeles to serve as a reporter for the Fox Network’s prime-time newsmagazine FrontPage.
Before joining CNN in September 2004, he worked as a lead anchor for WBFF and WNUV in Baltimore, and subsequently for WGCL-TV in Atlanta, Georgia. Based in Atlanta, Harris co-anchored CNN Saturday Morning and CNN Sunday Morning with Betty Nguyen until September 8, 2008, when he moved to anchor CNN Newsroom. On weekday news shows such as American Morning, he was also a regular replacement anchor. Harris was nominated for an Emmy Award.
At the end of December 2010, he departed CNN. Harris made his debut as an anchor on Al Jazeera English in April 2011. On April 12, 2011, at 16:00 GMT, Harris made his first broadcast.
He made his start as an anchor on Al Jazeera America on August 20, 2013. With the news at 4:00 p.m. eastern time, his debut broadcast was the network’s first regularly scheduled show. Harris started presenting the podcast Monster: DC Sniper in 2020.
After Harris chastised NASA for naming the new space station treadmill after comedian Stephen Colbert, Colbert retaliated by calling his in-studio toilet the H.A.R.R.I.S. on September 30, 2009. (Human Ass Receiving Receptacle In Studio).