Kelly Wright is an African-American TV journalist who made his name as an anchor and reporter for Fox News Channel (FNC). During his time with Fox News, he used to co-anchor ‘America’s News Headquarters’ from 4-5 pm ET.
Due to his brilliant reporting skills, the only black male anchor of the channel soon became one of the prominent faces to appear on the channel despite facing many racial biases.
In his career of more than 15 years in news reporting, he has covered some prominent events and persons such as President Barack Obama, Shaquille O’Neal, John Travolta, and so on.
Apart from anchoring, the award-winning journalist is also a recording artist, speaker, producer, and author.
But, what is going on in his life right now? Let’s find out through the article!
Kelly Wright's Bio (Age), Family
Born in 1955, the TV personality celebrates his birthday on 24th March. His mother raised him by herself as she was sexually harassed and raped.
It was only after some months that she knew she was pregnant. As abortion was illegal back then, she gave birth to Kelly and raised him.
It was only after his mother married that he got his surname, ‘Wright.’ Unfortunately, her mother left Kelly and the world and went towards heaven.
Talking about his education, he graduated in 2008 from Oral Roberts University (ORU) located in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
His Married Life
The news anchor is living his perfect married life with his wife, Loretta Lynn Wright, and their bond has been going stronger with the passing time.
The couple has been married for more than 32 years; however, their exact wedding date is limited to them only. Besides, both of them are much alike when it comes to maintaining secrecy.
Kelly Wright with his wife, Loretta Lynn Wright, on 17 July 2017 (Photo: Kelly Wright's Instagram)
Nonetheless, the husband-wife duo has been together, holding each others’ hands in every condition, showing no signs of getting separated. Moreover, they have been blessed with two children, Mychael and Morgan.
Furthermore, the family of four expanded when their two sons married their partners.
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But, before marrying Loretta, Kelly had another relationship. Although the woman’s details still remain under the limelight, it is known that he has a daughter named Sarah from his ex-wife.
The former Fox News employee started his career in July 1977 as an anchor at WAVY-TV. After serving his service there for 5 years and 2 months, he was appointed by Fox News in January 2003.
And from 2003 to 2018, he served the Fox News Channel and accomplished greater heights.
Further, he is also the founder of America's Hope News LLC which he established in April 2017.