Gretchen Carlson | Biography
Gretchen Elizabeth Carlson eminent as Gretchen Carlson is television personality of American nationality. She is well known as the host of The Real Story with Gretchen Carlson which is aired in Fox News Channel. Prior she was seen as co-anchor of Fox and Friends together with Steve Doocy and Brian Kilmeade. She was born in Minnesota to father Karen Carlson and mother lee Carlson and was raised there. She went to Anoka High School where she was given chance to give speech to the graduated batch due to her brilliant academic performance. She was taken care by future Republican Congresswoman Michele Bachmann. She from her small age had passion on Violin. She has won various local and national level competitions as Violin player. She teamed up with Minnesota Orchestra to perform her solo while she was in class eight. She also went to renowned Aspen Music Festival for five years. She as Violin player was well renowned and praised. She in 1988 competed in Miss Minnesota and won the title. She then went to Miss America representing her home town. Fortunately she won Miss America title becoming third women from Minnesota to win the title. She completed her graduation from Stanford University with BA in Sociology.
She debuted as Journalist for Neighborhood News. She got her breakthrough TV career as reporter of WRIC-TV. Later she was hired by KXAS-TV as anchor and reporter. She worked in the same post as anchor and reporter of WOIO-TV. She was hired by CBS in the year 2000 as co-host of Early Show. After working for numerous channels and gathering bunch of experience she went to work for Fox News Channel. She worked as backup anchor of their show Fox & Friends. She left her job as anchor of Fox & Friends to host other programs of Fox News Channel. She presently is an anchor of The Real Story with Gretchen Carlson. She also aided Fox and Friends as anchor alongside Steve Doocy and Brian Kilmeade. She has served Fox News with wide range of reporting including Music Field to Political, Social and Economic Field. She during 2008 Presidential election interviewed both candidate Barack Obama and John McCain. She also has interviewed other personalities like Senator Fred Thompson, Mayor Rudy Giuliani and governor Mitt Romney. In 2007 she messed herself up in to controversy as she told U.S. Senator Ted Kennedy a Hostile Enemy. After this comment she was named as worst women of the day by Keith Olbermann. Gretchen Carlson has earned the net worth of 2.5 million dollar from her career which is aided by annual salary of 0.8 million dollar.
Gretchen Carlson is married to sportsman and mediator Casey Close. Gretchen Carlson dated her future husband affar for a longtime before getting married. The couple shared the marriage vows in October 4 of 1997. They currently have two children and are living good life. The family lives in Connecticut. As there is no problem in their marital life, divorce is not less likely to happen between this couple.
This media personality has unique charm which helps her fans to stay glued to TV station. She looks beautiful in her skirt and blouse. She stands with the height of 5 feet 3 inch. Her beautiful body is accomplished with the charm of her toned pair of feet and leg. Her slender pair of feet and legs is seen on her professional dress. She never leaves a flaw to show her legs and wears close shoe to expose her feet. Her appraisable body measurement cannot be revealed as there is no information regarding it in any of the site. As she is Miss America her body looks extremely hot and appealing on her bikini avatar.
She has been medaled with Emmy Awards while being at CBS News Network. Her long media serving has been praised and is honored with American women in Radio and Television Award. Apart from this she is spokesperson of March of Dimes and gives speech in indulgence of art and beauty.
More about this dynamic diva can be found in internet which has her biography. Wiki has plenty of information about her and she is one of the most searched journalists. Her twitter account also has high number of followers. Alike her other fans we can follow her in twitter to stay updated about her personal as well as professional life.