Chris Cuomo is an American Journalist hailing from New York, U.S. Before joining CNN, where he is currently working, he worked as ABC News chief law & justice correspondent.
Chris came to fame as the youngest co-anchor for “20/20”, ABC newsmagazine. Besides, the fifty-one years old journalist remains fit as a fiddle. Even more, he hardly looks his age! Learn about Cuomo in the following article!
Chris Cuomo Mini Bio
Chris was born as Christopher Charles Cuomo on 9th August 1970 in New York City, the United States. Besides, he holds an American nationality and comes from white ethnical background.
The journalist was born to the former New York governor, Mario Cuomo and Matilda Cuomo. Likewise, he grew up with a sibling, Andrew Cuomo, former New York Governor.
Cuomo attended The Albany Academy in Albany, New York. And then, Chris went to Yale University, where he gained an undergraduate degree. Afterward, Chris obtained Juris Doctor from Fordham University. In addition to being a professional journalist, he is also a licensed lawyer.
Early Career and Net Worth of Chris Cuomo
Chris Cuomo currently holds an approximated net worth of $12 million. Likewise, Chirs earns a roughly estimated $1 million a year. Again, Cuomo earns his income from his long career in the news industry.
Cuomo’s journalism career began with his appearances in the various political and social issues on MSNBC, CNBC and CNN. Then he worked as a correspondent for Fox News Channel, where he was famous for covering a wide range of stories focusing on controversial social issues.
When he was co-anchoring “20/20” at ABC, he was known for his long-form coverage. Moreover, it included a look at a heroin addiction that reveals how heroin addiction affected sub-urban families.
Career Deep Dive of Cuomo
From September 2006 till December 2009, he landed the job of the anchor of “Good Morning America.” He was a primary reporter on the breaking news stories, and he covered the war on terrorism entrenched on various occasions in Afghanistan, Iraq and Pakistan.
Chris has two weekly programs on ABC News, “Focus on Faith” and “The Real Deal,” that discuss spiritual matters. It was 2013 when Cuomo moved to co-host CNN’s morning show. As of now, co-anchor of “New Day,” CNN’s morning show, he continues to be a reporter for major events & breaking news through the network.
Family and Personal Life
The handsome hunk, who stands at the attractive height of 6 feet 2 inches, is currently running at 51. Now, the award-winning reporter resides in Manhattan with his family.
Chirs Cuomo married Cristina Greeven, a magazine editor with whom he married in 2001. Cuomo and his wife exchanged their vows in intimate settings. Besides, Chris and his spouse recently passed the two-decade of married life.
Cuomo’s sweet and happy family includes three children: son, Mario and daughters, Carolina and Bella. Nevertheless, his kids remain away from the public eye for now.
Being able to earn several Emmy Award nominations, Chris became one of the highest-paid journalists in America. Starting with a temporary gig on CNBC, his name is now associated with CNN’s famous American news network.