Crystal Cranmore Biography, Age, Family, Husband, Salary, Net Worth, WABC-TV

Crystal Cranmore Biography

Crystal Cranmore is an award-winning multimedia journalist from the United States working as the Race and Culture Reporter for WABC-TV’s Eyewitness News, New York’s #1 News.


How old is Crystal Cranmore? – Age

She was born in Manhattan and raised in Maplewood, N.J. Her date of birth is not revealed.

Crystal Cranmore Parents

Cranmore is a Guyanese-American with Nigerian roots.

Crystal Cranmore Husband

She is married to Akil Matthews. The couple met while still students at Howard University. Akil is an Architect and they both are baptized Catholics.

Crystal Cranmore Salary

She earns a salary of around $50,000 annualy.

Crystal Cranmore Net Worth

Cranmore has an estimated net worth of between $1 million.

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Crystal Cranmore Career

As a member of the iconic Channel 7 Eyewitness News Team, Crystal is excited to be returning home to tell your stories. Crystal worked as a reporter for KYW-TV in Philadelphia before joining WABC-TV. She chased breaking news, contributed enterprise articles, and covered general assignment and feature stories. One of her Emmy-nominated investigative stories resulted in a modification in fire escape inspection standards in Philadelphia.

Crystal worked as a reporter and fill-in anchor/host at WBRE-TV in Wilkes-Barre/Scranton before moving to Philadelphia. She covered big breaking news stories and events such as Donald Trump’s and Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaigns in 2016, a rare tornado’s devastation, and the fight to close Wilkes-Barre City Hall in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. She was honored by the Pennsylvania Association of Broadcasters for a series of broadcasts that included coverage of the fight to keep City Hall open. Crystal received a citation from the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for her community service initiatives.

Crystal’s first television reporting position was at Spectrum News in Corning, New York. She got a remarkable exclusive when she was there. Crystal interrogated a murder suspect, who confessed to the crime in front of the camera. Crystal is a Howard University School of Communications graduate. New York University awarded her a Master’s degree in International Relations.