Cathy Newman Biography
Catherine Elizabeth Newman is an English journalist and presenter born in the United Kingdom. She currently serves as a news anchor for Channel 4 News. She started out as a newspaper reporter and worked for Media Week, The Independent, the Financial Times and The Washington Post. She began working for Channel 4 News in 2006 as a correspondent and has since transitioned to presenter. Additionally, Newman hosts a program on Times Radio.
Cathy Newman Net Worth
Newman has an estimated net worth of $2 Million . She has acquired a great fortune from her career as a journalist yet she likes to live a humble lifestyle. This includes her property, funds and earnings. Her job career is her main source of income.
Cathy Newman Salary
Newman receives a respectable wage from her job as a journalist. She receives an average annual salary of $130 thousand which translates to a monthly average wage of $10,833.
|Cathy Newman Salary||$130 thousand||$150 thousand|
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Cathy Newman Age
Newman was born on 14 July 1974, Guildford, Surrey, England, United Kingdom. As of 2023 she is 49 years old.
Cathy Newman Height, Weight & Body Measurement
Newman stands proudly at a height of 5 feet 5 inches (1.65 meters or 165 centimeters), she exhibits an exquisite balance in her physique. Weighing approximately 55 kg (121 lbs), her body measurements are an enviable.
She has kept up a lovely physical shape that is currently visible on websites all over the internet. However, neither her physical characteristics nor shoe size are known.
Cathy Newman Parents
Newman parents are Julia and David Newman. Both her parents were chemistry teachers. Her father taught chemistry at Charterhouse, the same school she attended. Newman has one older sister.
Cathy Newman Husband
Cathy Newman is a happily married woman to John O’Connell a writer. The couple’s love story began when they first crossed paths at the university they both attended. Over the years, their bond grew stronger and deeper as they spent a considerable amount of time dating and getting to know each other.
Their journey was filled with shared experiences, challenges they overcame together and countless cherished memories that solidified their connection.
After a significant period of courtship, the couple decided to take their relationship to the next level. In the year 2001, they made a lifelong commitment to each other and officially became husband and wife.
Cathy Newman Kids
The couple’s blessings expanded when they were graced with the presence of two wonderful daughters. These precious additions to their family have brought immeasurable joy, love, and laughter into their lives. To ensure the privacy and protection of their children, the couple has made a deliberate choice to shield their daughters from the media’s prying eyes.
Cathy Newman Education
At the age of 16, Newman enrolled at Charterhouse, where her father was a teacher. She claims that she kept quiet for years about the sexual harassment and other forms of humiliation she endured at the hands of other students.
She had initially wanted to be a violinist or a lawyer but changed her mind after seeing BBC journalist Kate Adie on television. She enrolled at Lady Margaret Hall in Oxford to study English and she earned a first-class degree from there.
Cathy Newman Career
She briefly worked on the Books section of the Guardian after finishing her studies at the university. at Media Week later as a trainee. Later, she became a media business correspondent for The Independent. She previously quit her job at the Financial Times when she was 23. She spent three years working as a political and media correspondent under the mentorship of Alice Rawsthorn. In 2000, Newman launched her TV career.
Laurence Stern offered Cathy a scholarship to work as a four-month staff writer for the Washington Post. During her time in the country, she backed Ralph Nader’s 2000 presidential campaign on behalf of the Green Party. She parted ways with Channel 4 News‘ Gary Gibbon in January 2006 as a joint political editor and strategic analyst.
Newman frequently discusses politics in other media outlets. She has taken part in Have I Got News for You as a guest panelist and blogs for The Daily Telegraph and Economia magazine. Jordan Peterson, a Canadian psychologist and professor of psychology who is well-known for his criticism of political correctness, was the subject of an interview with Newman in January 2018.
Newman penned a report about the accusations of wrongdoing against Lord Rennard between 2013 and 2015. On February 27, 2013, she spoke with Nick Virrankoski, the deputy prime minister, about the matter. In Westminster, according to Newman, sexism was pervasive when she worked there as a lobby correspondent, but the newspaper business was also in bad shape.
Cathy Newman Awards
She is without a doubt a skilled journalist, as evidenced by her accomplishments and awards, which include: In 2010 and again in 2011 for the blog prize, Newman was on the long list for the Orwell Prize (Journalism).
She was named as a judge for the Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction in 2015. In the fall of 2018, she published Bloody Brilliant Women, a book about influential but underappreciated 20th-century women.