Hala Gorani is an American born Syrian CNN news anchor. Hala Gorani is a regular anchor and chief correspondent for London based CNN bureau. Besides that, she is the network host for Hala Gorani Tonight and Your World Today alongside Jim Clancy.
- Birthday: March 1, 1970 (Age 48)
- Ethnicity: White
- Nationality: American
- Profession: Television news anchor
Hala Gorani Husband – Christian Streib and Kids
In June 2015, Hala Gorani married CNN colleague and longtime boyfriend Christian Streib in Jardin Majorelle Morocco. Christian Streib is a senior photojournalist for CNN.
Gorani, born in Seattle, Washington holds an international background as her parents are from Syria who moved to the United States. As a child, she mostly spent her life in Paris, France while lived in Algeria for short time.
- Parents: N/A
- Husband: Christian Streib
- Children: N/A
- Marital Status: Married
She is a graduate of George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia with Bachelor of Science in economics. Later she earned her degree from Paris Institute of Political Science in 1995.
And since she has studied and lived in different countries across the globe, she can glibly speak in French, Arabic, and English. In fact, she takes Paris as her home where her mother resides to date.
Hala Gorani Age – Height and Body Measurements
Hala Gorani stands tall at the height of 5 feet 6 inches (160 cm). With her mesmerizing looks and flawless physique, has become one of the popular TV faces. The CNN anchor has extremely maintained her body even at the age of 48.
Gorani is counted as one of the few female anchors who has exceptionally maintained herself even at the age of 47 as the evidence is her flawless physique.
The news anchor may seem to grow old but she isn’t as old of being a true dive and stealing the shows with her gorgeous face and chic ensemble.
- Height: 5 feet 6 inches (160 cm)
- Body Measurements: 32-25-33 inches
- Plastic Surgery: N/A
- Weight: Approx. 56 kg
The brunette bombshell has always been in the public eye for her scintillating body followed by lustrous brown hair and earthy brown eyes.
During her free time, she is on a mission to discover new and eccentric places with hubby Christian. She also stops by few countries local shops and restaurants for drinks and dinner while joins colleagues and pals for quick dinner and hangs out.
Hala Gorani TV shows
Gorani serves CNN International as a senior correspondent and anchor for several works. To join CNN, she left Bloomberg Television and prior to that France 3.
Gorani primarily entered into the television industry as a reporter to France daily newspaper La Voix du Nord and later world’s largest agency Agence France-Presse. She joined France 3 in 1994, reporting hot stories for the French cable Paris Premiere.
- 1994: Reported news stories for France 3
- 1998: Left Bloomberg Television to join CNN Today
- 2015: Covered Charlie Hebdo shooting and ISIS attack in November
She joined the London centered CNN station in 1998 after briefly serving Bloomberg Television as an anchor. At CNN she was the host for network International European Breakfast program CNN Today and since then she has covered from all countries in the Middle East including Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Arabia, and Palestinian terrains. She was the contributor to network exclusive coverage of 2006 Israel and Hezbollah conflict which won CNN Edward R. Murrow Award.
She was one of the names of CNN journalists when awarded News and Documentary Emmy for CNN coverage of 2011 Egyptian revolution which led to the exiling of nation’s then-president Hosni Mubarak. Besides her notable assignments in the network is traced wide ranging from Charlie Hebdo shooting, November ISIS attack, 2010 Haiti earthquake, for which the network was honored with Golden Nymph award, one of the prestigious award in the international journalism.
Addition to her role as anchor, she traveled the field and reported the scene and breaking stories. In the recent times, she traveled Syria to cover the on-going situation since the protests. She also attended 2008 World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland and moderated the final session which featured big names that include Tony Blair, James Dimon, Elie Wiesel, Nobel Peace Prize winner CEO of JP Morgan Chase & Co.
Previously she hosted CNN International monthly show Inside the Middle East, which featured stories and issues from all political, social and cultural background. Apart from that, she has hosted a number of challenging and colorful stories such as the life of gay in the Middle East, oil-rich Bahrain; everyday struggles of artists residing in Iraq.
In the course of her career, she has interviewed global newsmakers like Jimmy Carter, Amr Moussa, Saeb Erakat, Ehud Barak, Dalai Lama, Tony Blair and many others. Most recently she earned an honorary doctorate from George Mason University, where she also delivered a speech to the graduating students of the year.
Hala Gorani Net Worth and Salary
Hala Gorani is an American correspondent who has a net worth of $2 million dollars. The most prominent and popular host of the CNN at a recent time is no doubt earning a hefty salary per annum, the exact amount of what she is paid has not yet been disclosed.
Hala Gorani has hoarded million dollar fortune through her blooming CNN career. With her massive fortunes, the CNN host is relishing a lavish life.
- Net Worth: $2 million
- Salary: N/A