Emmy nominated news correspondent, David Begnaud's fame rose higher after he joined the CBS News in 2015. Previously famous for appearing in the KLA-TV as one of the most notable reporters, he has now been covering news across the globe.
He worked for KLFY-TV right out of high school. After that, he went to Shreveport and then worked for KLFA-TV for a year and a half.
Then, he traveled to places to work in different channels and companies; he worked for CBS in Sacramento for three years and then he moved to KLTA as a reporter. At ORA-TV, he worked as a Los Angeles- based news reporter as a News breaker.
Finally, in August 2015, he joined CBS News as a Miami-based correspondent. Since then, he has covered and broadcasted many breaking news and reports around the country and around the globe, some of the notable ones include the deadliest shooting in US history at Pulse Night Club, Florida.
One of his most famous work include is his coverage of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico, Hurricane Harvey in Texas and Hurricane Irma in Florida. His coverage there includes in-depth reporting which got him an Emmy nomination. And even got a lot of appreciation and praise from the people.
Later, he moved to New York and worked as a correspondent for CBS News. There also he continued to cover the report with the same intensity and dedication he had shown since the beginning of his career.
His relocation at New York has made him make more in-studio appearances for various programs gaining some balance in his personal life.
He is expected to have a net worth of $5 million and a quite handsome salary $158,549 as well. He is very much successful in his field and that has been the outcome of his interest and hard work in this field since his early days. The fame that he’s earned is very precious to himself, and his personality has proved it well.
David Begnaud Wiki-Like-Bio
David was born on June 13, 1983, in North Carolina, USA. As per wiki, he was interested in the field of journalism from a young age. So, he started his career in the field at the early age of 17.
Having a professional life from the start, he got less time to spend with his parents. Nevertheless, he flaunts his relationship with his parents by posting their picture in his social sites.
David Begnaud shares his childhood pictures with parents on 14 May 2017 ( Photo: David Begnaud's Instagram)
On 20 November 2018, he shared a picture of his 1-month-old with his loving mother where both of them looked adorable.
His posts prove that he shares a special bond with his mother. And with her love and support, he has successfully touched the height of success.
For David, his mom and dad are his sources of inspiration and he gives all credit of his achievements to them. Well, David also has a sister with whom he shares a cordial bond.
As a TV news personality, he concerns for his fitness. Such that he has a well-maintained body standing at a height of 5 feet 11 inches.
David Begnaud Gay, Married?
Previously, David was a private person and loved to keep his personal matters a top secret. So, there was no information regarding his relationship status, having a wife or not. Most surprisingly, he admitted being gay on 24 June 2018 to Washington Blade.
Earlier, he made a tweet on January 26, 2018, supporting gay marriage, which was legalized in all 50 states. So, speculations were made about him of being gay. Even in 2016 Valentine's day, he revealed that he was going to meet his love but did not confirm who the partner was.
So, in the past, his such acts fueled the rumor of him being gay. But now, he himself has stated of being gay.
Interestingly, he even has a partner named Jeremy with whom he is living in New York for seven years. Moreover, the soothing bond between David and his partner hints that they might get married soon.
Even as of now, they have been relishing their relationship. Recently, he celebrated Valentine's Day with the love of his life and even flaunted the picture on his Instagram account.