The award-winning American broadcast journalist Edward Henry aka Ed Henry is a man of immense experience in his line of work. No wonder, he is the recipient of prestigious awards like Everett McKinley Dirksen Award and Merriman Smith Award. So, if you either happen to be his fan or a newbie who is curious about him, you have landed in the right spot because we will here be talking about his life.
His professional life began after doing two local radio shows on WMAL. He has also worked as the moderator of the CNN Inside Politics. Also, he got to become the senior White House Correspondent for CNN. Then on June 20, 2011, the announcement was made that Henry would be leaving CNN for Fox News Channel. So, he moved to Fox to become the Chief White House Correspondent.
He has expressed that he has got not any regrets in leaving CNN. Rather he mentioned that he was excited to be the part of Fox as he felt he could enjoy more freedom on his change. There are usual ups and downs in everyone’s career. He also once had to face the downside in his job as he was fired from the channel. The reason for this was stated to be the morality cause. Anyways, he is going strong in his work and earns a decent amount of salary. Sadly, his net worth has not been disclosed.
The relationship status of this man is married. He was tied in wedlock with Shirley Henry in June 2010 in Las Vegas. His wife Shirley is the senior producer for CNN. The couple met each other while they were both serving their time in CNN. Before marriage, there were some rumors about him being a gay. Many speculated him of not being straight in his sexual preference. However, after his wedding, we have come to know that they were just false rumors.
Together, they haven’t given birth to any children. But according to Washington Post, they are said to have two children from previous marriage. Ed was once linked in an extramarital relationship with Natalia Lima. His friends claimed that they had known each other from an innocent Twitter exchange some time ago. Natalia is found to be a veteran stripper in the Sapphires Las Vegas Strip Club and Ed was one of her clients.
Even though Ed cheated his wife by dating Natalia for a while and making his girlfriend, it seems that Shirley Henry has got a big heart to forgive her husband. So everything appears to be going fine in their relationship that there hasn’t been heard any news of the divorce.
Ed’s wiki reads that he was born on July 20, 1971, in Queens, New York, USA. Right now, he is at age forty-six. He is a very tall person having the height of five feet eleven inches. He is of American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.He has completed his bachelor’s degree in English from Siena College in New York in 1995.