American media personality Tony Harris amassed a great success serving as a news anchor at Al Jazeera English, Al Jazeera America, and CNN. Currently, he is associated with Discovery-owned TV network Investigation Discovery.
Besides his media career, Tony carries the responsibility of a single parent after his failed relationship with the former partner. He has become a role model for his kids, who completes his small yet blissful family.
Tony Harris’ Wiki-Like Bio:
Tony Harris was born in 1959 in Baltimore, Maryland, and celebrates his birthday on 25 July every year. Tony holds American nationality and carries a mixed ethnicity.
Tony went on to receive a B.A. degree in English from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County.
His broadcasting career kick-started at the age of 19 when Tony joined as a radio disc jockey in his home place.
After his two-year stint as RJ, Tony moved to television as a features reporter for an afternoon newsmagazine in Cleveland, Ohio. Subsequently, he moved to New York City and worked as an entertainment reporter for Entertainment Tonight and the Home Box Office.
Tony traveled back and forth from Cleveland to New York until bagging the position of reporter for the Fox Network prime-time newsmagazine Front Page. Afterward, he served as a lead news anchor for WBFF and WNUV in Baltimore, before moving to WGCL-TV in Atlanta, Georgia.
Working on CNN center at Atlanta, Tony co-anchored CNN Saturday Morning, CNN Sunday Morning, and CNN Newsroom, before leaving the network at the end of December 2010.
Tony Harris with Roxana Saberi at Al Jazeera America on 26 February 2014 (Photo: Roxana Saberi’s Twitter)
Tony flaunted his media skills anchoring on Al Jazeera English since his debut in April 2011. Two years later, he initiated his stint as an anchor of Al Jazeera America.
Currently, Tony is associated with Discovery-owned American TV network Investigation Discovery.
It is evident that for his continuous media dedication, Tony Harris summons a commanding earning. However, the exact figure of his net worth remains concealed on social media.
Single Parent Of Two Children; Tony’s Life After Divorce!
Tony Harris is busy flaunting his fatherhood duties to his two kids, whom he terms his only family. The burden of single parenting hit Tony’s way when he divorced his wife while working at CNN.
As secretive as Tony is regarding his off-screen whereabouts, the actual reason for his failed marriage never surfaced on social media. Besides, the identity of his wife and when and how they got married also is a point of mystery for Tony’s fans and well-wishers.
However, before ending the marriage vows, the ex-couple welcomed their first child as a son, Michael, on 2 June 1995. Besides, Michael’s younger sister, Kaitlyn Ann Marie Harris, came to this world on 9 February 1998.
Tony frequently flaunts the love for his kids on his social media accounts; whether it be a birthday wish or some small details. Meanwhile, he has done an exceptional job as a single parent guiding them on their new journey.