In the television business, you must see lots of faces, but it would be quite a shocking thing if you missed Hala Gorani. If you are new to her, she is an anchor and correspondent who does an outstanding job. The recipient of many awards like George Foster Peabody award, Edward R. Murrow Award, she was named one of the most influential women by Forbes Woman Middle East in 2015 which is a true inspiration for all the women all around the globe.
Hala Gorani Career / Salary
You can catch Hala, anchoring CNN’s “The World Right Now with Hala Gorani on weeknights at 9 p.m. She began her career as a reporter for La Voix du Nord and Agence France-Presse. She also worked on Bloomberg Television for some time. Then she joined CNN in 1988 as an anchor for “CNN Today.” She is renowned for reporting from every country in the Middle East.
She has covered many incidents like Israel’s unilateral disengagement plan, 2006 Lebanon-Israel war, Charlie Hebdo shooting, 2010 Haiti earthquake and many other. She has also interviewed many distinguished personalities like Jimmy Carter, Tony Blair, Dalai Lama, Amr Moussa, Rafik Hariri and so on. In nutshell, we can say that she enjoys a successful career and thus her salary must be very lucrative.
With success in her career, she not only earned fame and recognition but also worth of net worth and as CNN correspondent she draws an average salary of $108K per annum.
Married - Husband & Children
Hala Gorani’s relationship status is married. Yes, she is a married woman. Her husband’s name is Christian Streib. He is a London based CNN photojournalist. He started his career as a sound tech and video editor in Tokyo, Japan and later worked as cameraman and video editor in the same company. Then, he moved to Berlin covered 'Grapes of Wrath' Hezbollah-Israel War as a cameraman. Furthermore, he got hired as a senior cameraman by CNN Beirut finally, landing in London to join CNN London. That was when he met the love of his life. Hala and her husband started dating and with successful dating life, the two decided to take a step ahead in their relationship.
The couple exchanged their sacred marriage vows on June 14, 2015, in Jardin Majorelle, Morocco. Just after their marriage ceremony, Hala Gorani wrote on her twitter, 'Just married!'
Hala Gorani walks down the aisle with her husband Christian Streib during their wedding on 14 June 2015 (Photo: Hala Gorani's Twitter)
This couple is happily wedded to date because no such news of divorce has been heard about them. Maybe this adorable couple will soon have children in their family too. For now, they seem focused on their career. We wish all the best for the coming days in their relationship to go smoothly like this.
She and her husband not only living a blissful married life but also supports each other in every step of their life. On 30 May 2018, she celebrated her anniversary with her husband Christian. During their free time, she and her husband go on vacation spend more time together and enjoy the romantic journey of their married life.
Hala Gorani Bio, Religion
Hala Gorani was born on 1 March 1970 in Seattle, Washington, the United States which makes her age of 47. However, she was raised by her parents in Paris but she is a U.S citizen with Syrian parents. She has got mixed ethnicity, and her nationality is American. She has obtained her Bachelor of Science degree in economics from George Mason Univerity, Virginia and she completed her graduation from Institut d’Etudes Politiques popularly known as Sciences Po in Paris, France.
She can fluently speak English, French, and Arabic too. Though she has got Muslim genes, she doesn’t practice Islam as her religion. Preferably she is a Christian. Aged forty-seven, she looks youthful and energetic. Her great height gives her an attractive look. She is five feet and six inches tall.