Megyn Kelly is an American journalist, political commentator and former corporate defense attorney. From 2004 to 2017, she worked for Fox News, and in January 2017, joined NBC News. Megyn Kelly is the third-highest paid news anchor in the US with an net worth (15 Million) and Salary ( 6 Million) respectively in 2017.
Date of Birth:
November 18, 1970 (age 43)
5' 6" (1.68 m)
15 Million USD
Family and Personal Life
An alluring television journalist, Megyn Kelly landed on this earth on 18th November, 1970 in Syracuse, New York, United States of America. Megyn holds an American nationality. She belongs to mixed ethnical background Italian and Irish as her mother was Italian and father was Irish.
Regarding her education, she initially joined ‘Tecumseh Elementary School’ based in New York but later attended ‘Bethlehem Central High School’ after moving down to Albany. Kelly earned University degree studying at ‘Syracuse University’ where she majored in political science. In the year 1995, she received J.D. studying at ‘Albany Law School’.
Moving towards her personal life, the gorgeous television personality married twice in life. Kelly married first with an anesthesiologist named Daniel Kendall (husband) on 29th September, 2001. After spending joyful moment for five years, they ended their relation with divorce in 2006. Megyn Kelly, later tied knot in marital relation with the President and CEO of Authentium named Douglas Brunt on 1st March, 2008. From getting married to hubby Douglas (husband), she is blessed with three children.
Megyn Kelly is really an attractive figure of American television broadcasting world. She has been successful to attract all the audiences toward her shows. Her glorious figure and magnificent personality has earned her a number of fans. As of 2016, she has libidinous hourglass shaped body measurements size of 35-25-36 inches. She wears the bra cup size of 32C. The mesmerizing lady stands with the height of 5 feet 6 inches and carries a normal weight size of 59 kg.
Megyn Kelly started her career with working as associate in the law firm based in Chicago. After that, she started working Jones Day where she dedicated nine long years. However it was in the year 2003 when she initiated her broadcasting career with being hired by ABC affiliated network ‘WJLA-TV’.
She served as general assignment reporter at the network. While working there, she covered major news events like hearings of US Supreme Court justice, Samuel A. Alito, Jr. and retirement story of Justice, Sandra Day O’Connor. Megyn came into focus in the year 2010 when she started hosting two hour show called ‘America Live’.
She was highly praised for her brilliant work as a host in the show. In 2013, she left the show and started hosting another show titled ‘The Kelly File’. The show became a huge hit.
It was often rated high in the cable news program in 2015. In addition to working as a host of the various television shows, Kelly also became popular working as a moderator in ‘Republican Party Presidential debate’. Megyn also has interest in writing books. She signed a book publishing agreement with ‘HarperCollins Publishers’ to publish a novel which is going to release in February 2016.
Salary and Net Worth 2017
Megyn Kelly’s Salary and Net Worth Surpasses $15 Million With Move to NBC News
In 2013, TV Guide estimated Kelly’s pay to be $6 million per year. This was right around the time she renegotiated her latest Fox News contract, which is up in the summer of 2017. However, Kelly’s salary might now be worth as much as $9 million per year and her net worth as high as $15 million, according to CelebrityNetWorth.com.
Fox reportedly was prepared to offer their star anchor more than $20 million a year in a new contract, according to The New York Times and the Wall Street Journal.
In 2016, Forbes described Kelly as “the future of Fox News” and reported that publisher HarperCollins gave the host a $10 million advance for her memoir, “Settle for More,” which was released in November 2016. Additionally, Fortune posed the question, “Is Megyn Kelly the next Oprah Winfrey?”