Richard Quest Married, Gay, CNN, Salary, Net Worth, Family

Date: 02 May, 2017

Richard Quest Married, Gay, CNN, Salary, Net Worth, Family

Quick Information

Date of Birth 1962-03-09
Nationality British
Profession Journalist, Anchor
Marital Status Single
Divorced/Engaged Not Yet
Gay/Lesbain Gay
Ethnicity White
Net Worth $4 Million Dollars
Social Media Twitter
Height 6 Feet 2 Inches (188 cm)
Education Vanderbilt University
Siblings Twin Sister

Richard Quest was born on 9 March 1962. His age is 56 at this time. The place where he was born called Liverpool which lies in the United Kingdom. He belongs to the nationality English and British. He stands at the height is 6 feet 2 inches. He is also an incredible anchor, and he has written great books as well.  

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He started his educational journey by going to a school called Roundhay School. He then moved to Airedale and Wharfedale College. Later on, he transferred to the University of Leeds for his Law LLB Hons degree. After getting this degree, he was called to the Bar. He is a very genuine person and very determined too. He worked as a new director at WRVU where he built all the reporting staff team from scratch.

Richard Quest CNN, Salary / Net Worth

Till now he has used to work for strong networks, and one of them is BBC. He became a trainee journalist for this network in 1985. He also used to work for one of its venture called BBC News 24. He joined another powerful network called CNN in the year 2001. He also used to work for the launch of Business International here. He joined ABC game show 500 questions in 2015. He also appeared as a contestant on CNN’s show called The CNN Quiz Show: The Seventies Edition.

Richard Quest has not only made gained name and recognition but also a massive fan following on Twitter and Instagram, and this proves how popular he is on the site. He has already tweeted in the place more than 10.6 thousand times till now. Some famous wiki sites contain a lot of information on him and his sensational biography.

He gets paid a jaw-dropping salary every year. Some sources suggest that his annual salary is 70,000 U.S dollars. About his 4 million dollars of net worth, and this proves his success.

Richard Quest Gay

Once, Richard got arrested in Central Park of New York City. The reason behind it was possession of crystal methamphetamine. This is not legal in the U.S, and the police had to arrest him. He had to go six months of drug counseling after this incident.

After his arrest, Richard Quest publicly accepted being gay in late June while reporting on a story about the impact of being out at work. After outing himself as gay, his worst fear was losing credibility with viewers and respect of his colleagues. His arrest was the terrible incident of his life which luckily did not ruin his career as he had strong family support. Now he confidently accepts his sexuality and even supports the LGBTQ community. 

Married / Divorce

Talking about his personal life, he is clearly not married. He is openly gay. This means he will never get married to a wife and never have a family. He might have plans to have a gay partner. He has been linked to many men in the past though. He has never been through the divorce.

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Being gay and dating a person of the same sex is not a crime as every people have the right to live their life freely. Currently, he is dating a guy named Chris. He does not hesitate to share a picture with his in his social media account.

Richard Quest participates in Atlanta Pride 2018 with his partner Chris on 14 October 2018 (Photo: Richard Quest's Instagram)

For years he hid his true identity to the world thinking the world would not accept him but after his acceptance, he openly states himself as gay.