Alex Witt is a famous American journalist and anchor at the moment. As of now, she hosts the television news program Weekends with Alex Witt. Through her work, the respected reporter has become an inspiration to many.
Besides, Witt has previously worked as the MSNBC LIVE and Morning Joe First Look at MSNBC. There’s no doubt that she is one of the most respected journalists in America, but how is she behind the scene. Let’s get to know her more from this article.
Here are some interesting facts about this amazing journalist and reporter.
Alex Witt: Quick Facts
|Full Name:||Alexandra E. Witt|
|Birth Date:||April 9, 1961|
|Birth Place:||Pasadena, California, USA|
|Education:||University of Southern California|
|Height:||5 feet 3 inches(160 cm)|
|Weight:||49 kg(108 lbs)|
|Father’s Name:||Dr.Charles B. Witt|
|Profession:||Television Anchor, Journalist|
|Net Worth:||$2 million|
|Social Media:||Twitter, Instagram|
Early Life and Education
The famous television anchor was born on April 9, 1961, in Pasadena, California, the United States of America. Her full name is Alexandra E. Witt. Also, she is the daughter of Dr.Charles B. Witt, M.D., a noted thoracic surgeon based in Los Angeles.
Similarly, her nationality is American, while her ethnicity is white. She has not mentioned anything when it comes to her siblings and mother.
As for her education, Witt graduated from the Marlborough School for Girls in Los Angeles. Later she enrolled in the University of Southern California and acquired a degree in journalism and international relations.
Alex Witt: MSNBC
Alex is one of the highest-paid and respected anchors in the states at the moment. But her success did not come overnight. So, how did she achieve such a feat? Well, to start, Alex started her journalism career while she was studying at USC.
Likewise, she was offered an internship in LA’s local news market. After that Witt landed her first job at KNBC located in LA to work behind the camera. Also, soon after her graduation, Witt started working as a field producer for ‘The Today Show.’
In 1990, Alex made her first on-screen appearance as an on-air reporter at KCBA station in Salinas, California. The American reporter has also worked for other networks like KCBS-TV, KNBC-TV, and KABC-TV.
Moreover, her work with KCB and WNYM-TV broaden her horizon and added to her experience. There she got the opportunity to learn more as a reporter. Following the success, in 1999, Witt moved to the MSNBC network and has worked there ever since. She serves as a co-anchor for the ‘Morning Joe First Look’ program with Betty Nguyen.
Age and Height
Alex was born in the year 1961, which makes her 58 years old as of now. She celebrates her birthday every year on the 9th of April. Also, her zodiac sign is Aries.
Moreover, the respected anchor stands at the height of 5 feet 3 inches(160 cm) and weighs about 49 kg(108 lbs). But still, her weight, along with other physical measurements are unknown.
Despite being in her late 50s, the anchor still looks vibrant and camera ready all the time. Her fair skin is complemented by her long blonde hair and ocean blue eyes.
Personal Life: Husband and Married
Alex is one of the respected anchors and reporters in the field of journalism at the moment. Many are curious about her personal life, just like her professional life. As of now, the anchor is happily married to her husband, Bill Sorensen, who is a TV producer.
However, the anchor is very secretive when it comes to her personal life. Because of it, her wedding details, including the date and venue are all confidential. Also, the duo is blessed with two children; a daughter named Caroline and a son named Charlie.
Since the couple is not vocal about their love life, there were many rumors going around. Some claimed that the couple was getting divorced. But Alex denied the rumors and nonetheless, is enjoying her time with her husband.
Alex Witt: Net Worth and Income
As of 2019, the famous anchor was reported to have an estimated net worth of $2 million. Witt has been tagged as one of the highest-paid anchors in the states with her hard work and dedication.
According to some sources, MSNBC‘s news reporters are assumed to make an average salary ranging from $32k-$130k. And with her caliber and experience, Alex is reportedly making around $250 thousand per year with her work in the network.
Social Media Presence
Twitter– 29.3k Followers
Instagram– 991 Followers