Brooke Baldwin Biography
Brooke Baldwin born (Lauren Brooke Baldwin) is an American journalist and television host. She had been at CNN from 2008 until she announced her departure from the network in 2021. Baldwin hosted CNN Newsroom with Brooke Baldwin, which aired from 3 pm to 4 pm ET on weekdays.
Brooke Baldwin Age
Lauren Brooke Baldwin was born on July 12, 1979, in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S. She is 42 years old as of 2021. She celebrates all of her birthdays every 12 of July every year.
Brooke Baldwin Height and Weight
She stands at a height of 1.75 meters tall and weighs 67 kilograms. Her body measurements 36-27-36 inches. She has blonde hair and blue eyes.
Brooke Baldwin Parents, Siblings, and Relationships
She was born to a father who was a consultant at Deloitte and her mother was a teacher. She lost her mother when she was 12 years old due to cancer. She has a sister named Wrenn Elam who has two sons.
Brooke is a married woman. They two got married in May 2018. In July 2017, Baldwin revealed that she was engaged to English producer James Fletcher. She has not shared any information about her having children.
Brooke Baldwin Education and Career
she attended The Westminster Schools, a private college-preparatory school. In 2001, she graduated with bachelor’s degrees in Spanish from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and in journalism from the university’s Hussman School of Journalism and Media. As an undergraduate, she also studied abroad at the Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico City.
She started her professional career in 2001 at WVIR-TV in Charlottesville, Virginia as a reporter. She later joined WOWK-TV in West Virginia as the morning anchor. From WOWK-TV, Brooke joined WTTG in Washington, D.C. as the lead reporter. Shen then joined CNN in 2008 as a freelancer.
Brooke joined CNN in 2008. Upon joining, she was based in Atlanta until 2014. At CNN, Brooke is the anchor of Newsroom with Baldwin on weekdays. She has been based in New York City since 2014. The news anchor co-anchored CNN’s special coverage of the final launch of Space Shuttle Atlantis on July 8, 2011.
Brooke Baldwin Covid-19
In April 2020, Baldwin was diagnosed with COVID-19, days after CNN colleague Chris Cuomo was diagnosed. Baldwin returned to work on April 27, 2020.
Brooke Baldwin Net Worth
Brooke has earned a fortune from her career as a journalist and television host. She has an estimated net worth of $10 million. Her annual salary $4 million.