Shirleen Allicot welcomed two children Shayla Joëlle Gilmer and Gigi, with her spouse Jesse Gilmer. And now, she is pregnant for the third time, but she kept it a secret from her spouse until she revealed the happy news on Monday morning.
Married To Spouse Jesse Gilmer
Shirleen is married to her husband Jesse Gilmer for over five years now. They tied the knot in June 2015 in France.
The duo celebrated a grand wedding anniversary in 2018 in Paris, France. It was a dream celebration for the couple who traveled the city of love in a blue chopper.
Shirleen and her beau, Jesse, celebrate their wedding anniversary on 25 June 2018 (Photo: Instagram)
In one of her Insta posts in 2018, she had compared the royal wedding with hers, which suggested that she also had a grand wedding. But nothing much is known about the marriage. However, it is for sure that they cherish a healthy relationship as they are set to mark their sixth year of togetherness this year.
Children & Pregnancy Details
Shirleen first announced that she was pregnant in Mach 2017 and revealed that she was 38th week pregnant.
She welcomed her baby daughter, Shayla Joëlle Gilmer on 15 March 2017. She weighed 6 pounds 14 ounces and 20 inches long.
Shirleen and Jesse candid moment with their daughter, Shyala,, in July 2017 (Photo: Instagram)
After a year, she came up with another pregnancy news and revealed she is welcoming another daughter. Then on 13 July 2019, the couple welcomed their second child Gigi at 1:01 a.m.
As of now, she is again pregnant for the third time with her spouse. She gave the happy news on February this year which was a surprise for Jesse.
Career And Profession
Shirleen Allicot is the co-anchor of “Eyewitness News This Morning” and “Eyewitness News at Noon.”
Previously, she was the co-anchor of “Action News at four” on WPVI and “Action News” at ten on WPHL in Philadelphia.
She covered everything from the news of ‘Hurricane Sandy’ and ‘Boston Marathon Bombings’ to the recent Amtrak derailment story while she worked there. She interviewed Michelle Obama and covered live in Chicago for Oprah's final farewell.
She also worked as a writer, videographer, and editor of her own stories and anchored the weekday morning newscast, including News 12 Connecticut, News 12 Long Island, and News 12 the Bronx.
With years of experience, the anchorwoman might have a net worth ranging between thousand to millions of dollars.
As per a wiki source, She celebrates her birthday on 15 August and reportedly ages around 44. However, she is yet to confirm her age and birthdate.
Her parents moved to the United States when she was three years old as she was born in Guyana. Her ethnicity is Afro- American and is an American by nationality.
She graduated from Hofstra University with a B.A. degree in Broadcast Journalism.