Megyn Kelly Biography and Wiki
Megyn Kelly (b. Nov 18, 1970) is an American lawyer and journalist who was a talk show host at Fox News from 2004 to 2017, she also hosted for NBC News from 2017 to 2018. She currently produces a podcast, The Megyn Kelly Show, and is also active in posting to her Instagram page and YouTube channel.
Megyn Kelly Age and Birthday
Kelly was born on November 18, 1970, in Champaign, Illinois, United States, She is 50 years old as of 2021.
Megyn Kelly Height
The American journalist stands at 5 feet 6 inches and weighs about 58 kg.
Megyn Kelly Education
Regarding her education, Kelly attended Tecumseh Elementary School in suburban Syracuse, New York. When she was 9, her family moved to Delmar, New York, a suburb of Albany, where she attended Bethlehem Central High School.
She earned an undergraduate degree in political science from the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse University in 1992 and received a J.D. from Albany Law School in 1995.
Megyn Kelly Parents
Kelly was born in Champaign, Illinois, The daughter of Edward Kelly and Linda (née DeMaio). Her father Edward Kelly (1940-1985) taught at the State University of New York at Albany, whereas Linda (née DeMaio) was a homemaker. Megyn’s father died of a heart attack when she was 15 years old.
She is of Italian and German descent on her mother’s side and Irish descent on her father’s. She was raised Catholic.
Megyn Kelly Husband and Kids
Kelly was initially married to Daniel Kendall, a doctor. The couple tied the knot in 2001, Nonetheless, the union ended up in a divorce in 2006. She then met Douglas Brunt, an American novelist and former president and CEO of the cybersecurity firm Authentium.
The couple got married in 2009 and have lived peacefully since. Brunt was born on August 25, 1971. Kelly and her Husband Douglas have three children, son Yates (b. 2009), daughter Yardley (b. 2011), and son Thatcher (b. 2013).
Megyn Kelly Podcast
She currently produces a podcast, The Megyn Kelly Show, a place for open, honest, and provocative conversations with the most interesting and important political, legal and cultural figures.
Megyn Kelly Salary
Kelly signed a three-year, $69 million contract with NBC in 2017. This would amount to about $23 million annually for the three years.
Megyn Kelly Net Worth
Megyn Kelly has a net worth of $45 million as of 2021. This amount is from her extensive career as a journalist among other investments. In February 2016, Kelly signed an agreement with HarperCollins to compose an autobiography scheduled for release the same year, in a deal worth more than $10 million.