Richest female journalist in Fox:- Megyn Kelly the news anchor, journalist, commentator, and a famous talk show host is considered the richest female journalist in fox with an estimated net worth of approximately 45 million dollars with an annual salary of 23 million dollars per year.
Richest female journalist in Fox
Megyn Kelly is an American journalist, lawyer, news anchor, talk show host, and television personality. She is presently producing a podcast named the Megyn Kelly Show and is also an active participant on social media who posts regularly on his Instagram and official youtube channel.
- Megyn Kelly birthday:- 18 November 1970
- Megyn Kelly’s birthplace:- Champaign, Illinois, United States
- Megyn Kelly’s nickname:- Megyn Kendall
- Megyn Kelly’s spouse:- Married to Douglas Brunt
- Megyn Kelly’s zodiac sign:- Scorpio
- Megyn Kelly’s favorite literary character:- Elizabeth Bennet
- Megyn Kelly’s mother’s name:- Linda
- Megyn Kelly’s father’s name:- Edward Kelly
- Megyn Kelly’s height:- 5ft 6inch
- Megyn Kelly’s salary:- 18000000 dollars
- Megyn Kelly’s autobiography:- Settle For More
- Megyn Kelly’s profession:- Journalist
- Megyn Kelly’s nationality:- American
- Megyn Kelly Official Twitter Profile:- Megyn Kelly
- Megyn Kelly Official Instagram Profile:- Megyn Kelly
Megyn Kelly’s occupation
- Television talk show host
- Political Commantator
- Attorney lawyer
Megyn Kelly’s early life and education
- Megyn Kelly was born to Edward kelly a teacher at the State University of New York at Albany and her mother Linda who is a housewife. She got German and Italian ancestry from her mother’s side and Irish ancestry from her father’s side. She was born and brought to Champaign, Illinois, United States. At the young age of 15, her father died of a cardiac attack in 1985. Kelly completed his schooling at Tecumseh Elementry School in New York and Kelly completed his undergraduate degree in Political Science from the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affair at Syracuse University in 1992. She also earned a Juris Degree from Albany Law School in 1995.
- She started his career as an associate in the Chicago office of law firm Bickel and Brewer and also write articles for The American Bar Association’s journal, Litigation the Conflicting Roles of Lawyer as Director and years later she resigned and started working for Jones Day where she worked for nine years and she also has credit bureau Experian as her clients.
Megyn Kelly’s television career
- Kelly started his career in television in 2003 when she moved to Washinton D.C. where she was to work as a general assignment reporter for WJLATV. She has covered numerous national and local events which include the retirement of Justice Sandra Day O’Connor, the death of Chief Justice William Rehnquist, and the 2004 presidential election. She worked for one year in WJLATV.
- Megyn was appointed as host on Fox News in 2004 where she hosted Kelly’s Court on Weekend Live and later she started reporting on legal and political matters. She usually appeared as an anchor but was more often as a substitute on weekends. She got her first two hours long show America Live replacing The Live Desk on 1 February 2010. She also co-hosted a New Year’s Eve special with Bill Hemmer.
- She left America Live in 2013 July due to maternity leave and she began hosting the new night program named The Kelly File from October 2013.
- Megyn also interviewed the Russian president Vladimir Putin and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 2 June 2017
- In 2020 September, she announced the Devil May Care Media launching her own production company with a podcast The Megyn Kelly Show to be premiered on September 28.
Kelly as Writer
Megyn signed a 10 million dollar deal with Harper Collins to write an autobiography within one year. Her autobiography named Settle for More was released on 15 November 2016.
Megyn Kelly’s personal life
- Megyn was first married to anesthesiologist Daniel Kendall in 2001 and got divorced due to unknown reasons in 2006. Later in 2008, she married the president and CEO of cybersecurity firm Authentiun Douglas Brunt who later become a full-time novelist and writer. They have three children namely Yates born in 2009, daughter Yardley born in 2011, and the youngest son Thatcher born in 2013.
- She was once on her own show with her co-host and Fox News Commentator Julie Roginsky that she is a lifelong Catholic on October 12, 2016.
Megyn Kelly in theatre
In 2019 a movie named Bombshell portrayed Kelly’s career at Fox News which was released in December 2019. She was played by Charlize Theron with members like Margot Robbie as Kayla Pospisil, Nicole Kidman as Gretchen Carlson, Nazanin Boniadi as Rudi Bakhtiar, and John Lithgow as Roger Ailes. She also said that she was not consulted before for the film’s content.
Megyn Kelly’s awards and achievements
- Megyn earned an award from Childhelp for her work as a Fox News anchor covering the issues related to child abuse.
- She was honored with Alumni Achievement Award from the Albany Law School in 2010 in her 15th class reunion.
- She was listed in the TIME list of 100 most influential people in the world.
- Megyn was also included in the Hall of Fame at Bethlehem Central High School on 26 September 2015.