When you are a journalist and love to give opinions about confidential matters, you are more likely to face criticism and controversies. Such is the case for Kyung Lah who was criticized by the Japanese blogosphere for writing about the Japanese subculture, focusing on males who watch animated characters and video games that invoke rape. Kyung Lah is a South Korean-American journalist who serves as a correspondent for CNN.
Career and Progression:
Kyung Lah embarked her professional career as a field producer and desk assistant at WBBM- TV in Chicago. She then served as an on-air reporter for the WWMT-TV located in Kalamazoo, Michigan in 1994. After that, she worked for some prominent networks including KGTV in San Diego, WBBM-TV in Chicago, and KNBC- TV in Los Angeles.
In addition to that, Kyung joined CNN Newsource as a Washington D.C based correspondent in 2005. The journalist became CNN’s Tokyo-based reporter in November 2007 where a Japanese interpreter always accompanied her. She relocated to Los Angeles in November 2007 and had been working in Los Angeles since then. Looking at her endeavors in the journalistic sector, we can speculate that she enjoys a substantial net worth in thousands.
Is Kyung still Married or Separated From the Producer Husband?
The 45 years old journalist, Kyung Lah is married to husband, Curtis Vogel who happens to be a television producer. The couple reportedly has a child, but the details of their kid aren’t mentioned anywhere. Kyung is quite secretive and doesn’t readily disclose about her private matters in the media and interview. The reporter might be focused on her professional duties and doesn’t want the limelight to fall upon her personal life.
Moreover, there have been rumors about her divorce and scattered relationship with husband, but neither she nor the spouse has opened mouth regarding the story. Kyung also hasn’t disclosed whether the son lives with his father or with her.
Besides, in 2005, her alleged affair with the field producer, Jeff Soto became the talk of the town in 2005 for which she got fired from KNBC-TV.
Her Short Bio:
Belonging to Asian ethnicity, Kyung Lah was born on August 27, 1971, in Seoul, South Korea. The journalist grew up in Streamwood, Illinois and graduated from Hoffman Estates High School. She completed her bachelor degree in Broadcast Journalism from the renowned University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 1993. She has a perfect height and beautiful Asian appearance that contributes to her personality.