For those who have followed this TV personality, you can’t ignore the radiant beauty of Alisyn Camerota. Alisyn is an American journalist, who anchors the CNN morning show, New Day. She has been in Journalism for over 30 years and is not a newbie in the profession. In this period, she has covered stories that made the headlines, both nationally and internationally. Her excellence in journalism has earned her two Emmy Awards nominations.
She has been involved in some very crucial news coverage such as the aftermath of Houston’s Hurricane Harvey, the terror attacks in Brussels and Paris, the school shootings in Parkland. In the Parkland case, she was on the ground to interview survivors a few hours after the attack. She was also seen to have a chat with some members of the National Rifle Association (NRA) as regarding the shootings.
Beyond journalism, she does a little bit of political activism. She frequently criticizes Donald Trump and gives a voice to First Amendment rights. She has also authored a novel titled Amana Wakes Up.
Alisyn Camerota Biography, Age
Alisyn was born on June 21, 1966, in Washington, USA and even though she is an American national, she has dual ethnicity – American and Italian. She studied broadcast journalism at the American University in Washington DC. She had a good and decent upbringing, which played a major role in charting the course of success for her. Most of her growing up days were with her only brother, who is an abdominal surgeon.
Work and Career – CNN and Fox News
Before making her break into the big media outfits, she had worked in Boston for WHDH, and in Washington DC for WTTG. She also spent some time with Koppel Communications, working on Ted Koppel’s primetime documentaries.
Her Days at Fox News
Alisyn Camerota joined the Fox network in February 1998 as a correspondent for the Boston division of the network. In addition to reporting on a couple of top stories, she contributed majorly to its affiliate service, Fox News Edge.
By October 2007, she had started a personal blog, In The Greenroom, on the Fox & Friends page – a page on Fox News Channel’s website. In November of the same year, she started a show for Fox & Friends tagged ‘After the Show Show’. This was only showing on the internet and featured top anchors of Fox & Friends like Brian Kilmeade, Gretchen Carlson, and Steve Doocy. Though an internet-only show, it was still a live show.
While she was running the After the Show Show, she was hosting America’s Newsroom on the cable channel. She was also appearing on the Friday edition of Fox & Friends 1st. Camerota has also made guest appearances on Red Eye w/Greg Gutfeld, a Fox News’ late-night satire show.
Camerota was transferred to the New York center of Fox News in September 2013. There she co-hosted America’s News Headquarters with veteran journalist, Bill Hemmer. A few months later, she announced the end of her 16-year relationship with Fox News, on the 14th of March, 2014.
Moving to CNN
Four months after calling it quits with Fox News, she was brought aboard to join the CNN News team. The announcement was made by CNN and CNN International on July 14, 2014. At the time of the announcement, there was no specific role assigned to her, though it was said she was going to be contributing to all programs across CNN at the time. It looked like Jeff Zucker, President of CNN Worldwide had an eye for Alisyn Camerota in her days with Fox News.
She had her first shot co-anchoring CNN’s New Day on July 25, 2014. She got another shot on August 25, 2014. In 2015, following Kate Bolduan’s maternity leave, Alisyn was made a permanent anchor of the New Day.
In 2017, she opened up to the major reason that prompted her to quit Fox News. She accused former Fox News CEO, Roger Ailes of sexually harassing her.
Husband and Children
Alisyn Camerota belongs to the category of public figures and celebrities who have a pretty stable personal and family life. She has been married to Tim Lewis since 2002. In 2005, she gave birth to twin daughters, Alessandra and Francesca. In 2007, she gave birth to their third child, a boy they named Nathaniel.
Height And Body Measurements
When it comes to being a hotty, Alisyn fits the bill. She has a bust size of 33 inches; a waist size of 24 inches, and a hip size of 35 inches. The media personality stands at a height of 5 feet 4 inches (1.64 m), with a weight of 56kg (123.45 lb).