Tony Berlin is a media sensation, an American TV reporter well known for hosting the popular TV show; Good Morning America. He is also known for his work with some of the major media networks including CNN, CBS, NBC and ABC. He is currently the President and CEO of Berlin Media Relation.
Here, you will know all about his biography, family, net worth and some interesting facts about one of America’s finest on TV.
Tony Berlin – Biography
The TV reporter who is an American by nationality and white American by ethnicity was born in 1968 in Los Angeles, California, in the U.S. He has a sister and they were both raised by their mother who had divorced from their father when they were still kids.
Young Berlin was enrolled in a local school in his hometown where he subsequently graduated from. Tony, in 2002, studied reporting at the Poynter Institute from where he proceeded to study political science at Occidental College since he had an interest in reporting. He earned a BA in the political science there before he worked as an intern in PBS News Hour while doing his Master’s degree programme at the American University’s Graduate School of Communication.
Tony Berlin’s professional career started when he joined the ABC morning show: Good Morning America. From his first appearance on the show, he won the hearts of millions of American’s and became quite famous within a short time. His work at ABC was followed by his reporting role in WHIO-TV in 1995 where he worked for 3 years before joining WCCO-TV.
At WCCO-TV Twin Cities, he worked as a lead reporter for 7 productive years and moved on to work as a field reporter in WCBS-TV Channel 2 in New York.
Having worked for over a decade in the industry with lots of transferable experience in journalism, he was appointed the manager of media relations which was followed by a promotion as director of Media Relations and later as President of the media house.
Tony Berlin knows his onions when it comes to journalism in its entirety. His career has seen him work in many shows and stations like PBS News Hour, ABC’s Today Show, Good Morning America, CNBC, FOX News Channel and Fox Business Network. In the print media, he made his mark with the likes of The Huffington Post, Time Magazine, Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, USA Today and Newsweek as well.
Family: Married, Wife, Children
While working on ABC’s morning show: Good Morning Americ, Tony met his wife Harris Faulkner who is in the same trade as him with Fox News as an anchor/reporter.
The couple and parents of two lovely daughters today started dating in the year 2001 while they got married 2 years later 0n 12 April 2003.
Harris Faulkner has also made her mark in the media and journalism industry, having received 6 Emmy Awards which includes a 2005 Emmy Award for Best Newscaster and Best News Special.
Being in the same profession as her husband, she remains very supportive of him and his work. As it is said; behind every successful man, there is a woman. She is, therefore, the backbone of support for her husband’s career and we can also infer that her husband is also the backbone of her successful career.
The marriage between the two television favourites has seen to the birth of two lovely children named Cindy and Carolina.
The first daughter of the family, Cindy was born after 2 years of their marriage in 2005 while the second daughter, Carolina was born in 2008 and is 3 years younger than the older one. She came 5 years after their parents married.
Tony’s net worth is estimated to be around $4 million. He does not make much details about him public so, this is just a simple estimate that should be below his actual net worth.
Facts About Tony Berlin
- Tony Berlin was born in 1968 in Los Angeles California.
- He was raised by a single parent, his mum together with his sister.
- He is married to fellow media personality Harris Faulkner who has 6 Emmy Awards to her name.
- Their two daughters were born in Illinois, the USA.
- Tony, despite being a media personality, keeps most details about his life and that of his quiet family off any public discussion.
- Surprisingly, he has a huge following on Twitter with more than 1.2k followers and 0.23k on Instagram.