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Brianna Keilar Biography & Wikipedia

Brianna Keilar is an American Australian journalist and a political commentator working for CNN as a co-anchor of the network’s “New Day” with John Berman. Keilar formerly served as a White House reporter, a senior political journalist, a Congressional reporter as well a general assignment reporter at CNN, Washington.

Before then, Brianna served at CNN Newsource as a national reporter, and in Washington. Prior to working on the New Day program, she hosted “CNN Right Now”.

How old is Brianna Keilar now? Age, Birthday, Nationality, and Ethnic Background Updated

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Keilar is currently 42 years old, born on 1980, September 21st, in Canberra, Australian Capital Territory in Australia. Moreover, she celebrates her birthday every 21st September of the year. Nevertheless, the Canberra native holds Australian-American nationality and ethnic background.

Brianna Keilar Height / Measurements

Keilar’s estimated average height is 5ft 10in (Approx. 1.7 m). However, her other body measurements remain a misery at the moment since she has not revealed any details yet.

Brianna KeilarYoung, Family Background/ Parents and Siblings

Keilar was born to her parents Miriam (mother) an American national and Glenn (father) who is an Australian. Brianna and her family lived in Australia at the time she was born. Two years later, Brianna and her family left Australia for the USA where they stayed in Orange County, California.

Brianna Keilar Husband/Spouse and Children

On May 2nd, 2009, Brianna married Dave French whom she later divorced. In 2016 July, she put in public her engagement to Fernando Lujan who is an active-duty Green Beret – a then director of the National Security Council (NSC) in the White House.

On 31st Dec. 2016, During CNN’s “New Year’s Eve Live”, Brooke Baldwin reported that Keilar and Fernando had gotten married the evening before in Las Vegas. The 2016 newly married couple are blessed with a baby boy whom they received in 2018 on June 8th. READ: Maria Stephanos WCVB, Bio, Age, Salary, Worth, Husband, Kids, and Illness

Brianna Keilar Pregnancy Journey

Keilar took quality time with her family in her leisure time even though she always had a very packed schedule. The bold Brianna never shies from displaying her family to the public. Keilar was expectant in 2017- 2018 and as of today, there are no reports as to if she is expecting again.

Brianna Keilar Education Background

Keilar attended Mission Viejo High School in 1998, where she leads the homecoming queen with the majority of votes in her senior year. She then studied at the University of California, Berkeley, after completing high school and graduated in 2001 with 2 bachelor’s degrees in Psychology and Mass Communications.

Brianna Keilar CNN Wikipedia

Brianna is an anchor at CNN hosting the morning program “New Day,” which airs every Monday – Friday from 6 am – to 9 am. Prior thereto, Keilar anchored the “CNN Right Now,” which ran on weekdays at 1 PM and also broadcasted the big stories, in addition to hard-hitting interviews with main newsmakers.

All over 2020, Brianna took a major role in CNN’s wide coverage of the “CoronaVirus” pandemic. Additionally, she as well insisted on more government accountability in her usual “Roll the Tape” sector.

Brianna additionally authored the Home Front -, a script that majors on military families in linking the military-civilian divide. Before joining the anchor team, Brianna worked as a senior CNN Washington reporter.

She covered crucial stories on politics, breaking news, and the police in 2018. Keilar worked as the senior correspondent reporting on Hillary Clinton and the Democratic field during the 2016 presidential campaign.

Furthermore, Brianna worked as a lead White House reporter for CNN, covering the Obama administration. Keilar received the 2014 Aldo Beckman Memorial Award from the White House Journalists Association 2014.

Furthermore, he earned an Emmy Award for covering America’s Choice 2012 for the network. Before then, Brianna worked as a congressional reporter, covering the activities of the U.S. House and Senate.

Previously Keilar worked with CBS, as a general assignment correspondent in Yakima Wash and CNN and CBS associate- KIMA-TV. At that period, she additionally worked in a radio station as a morning program and weekend newsreader. Brianna started her journalism job as an intern and production assistant at KTVU-TV- FOX and CNN associate in San Francisco.

Brianna Keilar ‘New Day’

CNN made a series of programming changes in April, which began with Brianna being shifted to the morning program. She previously hosted the 1 pm – 3 pm Eastern news.

Brianna Keilar Salary Today

Keilar’s estimated annual salary is $ 64,367 as per the average salary estimates for CNN journalists. Having worked at the station for many years, Brianna could be earning a much higher figure.

Brianna Keilar Net Worth Today

Over the years Brianna has made a significant fortune, estimated Net Worth to be $ 8 Million.

Brianna Keilar Ratings

New Day with Brianna Keilar and John Berman (6-9 am) emerged a top position from MSNBC’s Morning Joe at the time period during the key demo {adults 25-54 (159k vs. 110k)} first time since 2017 October. Moreover, New Day increased viewership by +10% in the demo adults 25-54, at the time MSNBC was decreased by -34% compared to a year ago.

Nevertheless, in total viewers, CNN came up by +12% compared to last year while MSNBC declined by -25% in the 6-9 am time slot. However, Early Start with Laura Jarrett ad Christine Romans (5-6 am) ranked second in cable news in total viewership of 348k vs. 330k. In the demo 85k vs. 57k, ahead of MSNBC by +5% and +49%.

Where is Brianna Keilar now?

Keilar currently anchors CNN’s morning show “New Day,” a Monday to Friday 6 – 9 AM show.