The award-winning Fox News Anchor, Chris Wallace, who made his strong base in journalism and reporting, eventually sparked his fame in Networking field. He is the former Correspondent of ABC News and NBC News.
Also influenced by his father as well as the stepfather, who were also the part of CBS News, Chris made his way through the journalism and reporting that finally enriched his career.
How Does Chris Wallace Garner His Net Worth?
Chris Wallace is the TV Host of the Fox News and summons his net worth from his career as TV Host. As per celebritynetworth.com, he has $12 million net worth while his salary is $4 million.
He first started as a broadcaster, reporting the news on the campus radio station at Harvard University. He then began his career with NBC in 1975, and later on, he moved to NBC’s Washington Bureau as a political correspondent for NBC news.
In 1989, Chris left NBC and joined ABC, where he was the senior correspondent for Primetime Thursday. After working for 14 years in ABC, he joined the Fox News in 2003 and hosted Fox News Sunday. He was the moderator of the third presidential debate on 19 October 2016 and also interviewed many highlighted personas including Vladimir Putin in 2018.
Chris’ Second Marriage; Is He Still Married?
Chris Wallace was married to Elizabeth Jane Farrel in 1973. After two years of their marriage, they welcomed their first child; Peter in 1975. He and his former spouse rejoiced the birth of three more children named, Megan, Andrew, and Catherine. Chris and Elizabeth spent a long time being in the relationship of husband and wife, but the couple had a split.
Then, in 1997, Chris married Lorraine Smoothers, who is the former wife of a comedian Dick Smothers and shared two children, Sara, and Remick Smothers. He considers Sara and Remick to be his own children.
Chris Wallace and Lorraine Smothers, 2016 (Photo: Heavy.com)
The couple has maintained their marriage relationship for more than twenty years, and as of now, Chris seems wholly dedicated to her without any rumor of split.
Chris Wallace, an American anchor, who was born in 1947 in Chicago, Illinois, USA, celebrates his birthday on 12 October. The birth sign of the 70-year-old TV Show Host is Libra. He stands the height of 1.77 meters (5 feet and 10 inches). He belongs to the white ethnicity and holds American ethnicity.
He attended Hotchkiss School and completed his school. Later he joined Harvard University from where he graduated in his study. He also studied at Yale School of Law.
He was born in the Jewish family whose parents divorced when he was at the age of one. His father, Mike Wallace was the reporter of CBS 60 minutes. His mother married the former CBS President, Bill Leonard, who gave him exposure to political journalism.