Tony Harris Bio, Age, Family, Wife, School, Salary, Net Worth, Al JAZEERA

Tony Harris the Al Jazeera journalist

Tony Harris Biography

Tony Harris is a television reporter, news anchor, and producer from the United States who now works for Investigation Discovery. Harris has previously worked as a news anchor for Al Jazeera English, Al Jazeera America, and CNN.


How old is Tony Harris? – Age

Harris was born July 25, 1967, in Baltimore, Maryland. He is 54 years as of 2021.

Where did Tony Harris go to school? – Education

Tony Harris has a B.A. English graduate from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County. In his hometown of Baltimore, Maryland, he began his career as a radio disc jockey at the age of nineteen.

Tony Harris  – Family

There’s no information about Harris’s parents and siblings.

Tony Harris Wife

Harris is a divorced man. However, before dissolving their marriage, the ex-couple had their first child, a son named Michael, on June 2, 1995. Michael’s younger sister, Kaitlyn Ann Marie Harris was born on February 9, 1998. The divorced couple still co-parent to raise their kids.

Tony Harris the Al Jazeera journalist
Tony Harris the Al Jazeera journalist

What is Harris Salary?

His salary is under review.

Harris Net Worth

Harris has a net worth of $4 million.

Harris Career

As a nineteen-year-old radio disc jockey in his hometown of Baltimore, Maryland, he began his career in broadcasting. He moved to television two years later as a features reporter for an afternoon newsmagazine in Cleveland, Ohio. He ascended to the position of co-host. After relocating to New York, he worked as an entertainment reporter for Entertainment Tonight and Home Box Office. In the early 1990s, he returned to Cleveland as a weekend news anchor, then to New York City and Los Angeles as a correspondent for the Fox Network prime time newsmagazine FrontPage. Before joining CNN in September 2004, he worked as a lead anchor for WBFF and WNUV in Baltimore, and subsequently for WGCL-TV in Atlanta, Georgia. Based in Atlanta’s CNN Center, Harris co-anchored CNN Saturday Morning and CNN Sunday Morning with Betty Nguyen until September 8, 2008, when he took over as anchor of CNN Newsroom. He was also a regular replacement anchor on weekday news shows such as American Morning. Harris has received an Emmy Award. He resigned from CNN at the end of December 2010. Harris made her Al Jazeera English debut in April 2011. On April 12, 2011, at 16:00 GMT, he made his first broadcast.
On August 20, 2013, he made his Al Jazeera America debut as an anchor. His debut broadcast was the network’s first regularly scheduled show, presenting the news at 4:00 p.m. eastern time.
Harris began presenting the podcast Monster: DC Sniper in 2020.