Carole MacNeil

Inside Biography

Award-winning television journalist Carole MacNeil hosts the show CBC News Network tonight weekdays from 7:00 to 9:00 Eastern time. Previously, the renowned journalist hosted The National on Saturday 9 pm Eastern Time Zone. She also worked for many other well-known networks like CBC News: Sunday with Evan Solomon

Who Is Carole MacNeil? 

Carole MacNeil was born on 2nd February 1964 in Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada. She holds Canadian nationality and falls on the white ethnical group.

MacNeil spent the majority of her childhood in her hometown Antigonish with her family. She also did her schooling from her hometown's school.   


Carole MacNeil began her career from small-town private radio stations of CBC Television. There she worked as a senior anchor. She joined CBC station CHSJ-V in Fredericton in May 1987.

This beautiful 55-year-old journalist extensively deals with international affairs. She has covered a number of many biggest stories of the last decade. Previously Carole co-hosted a CBC News: Sunday along with Evan Solomon. The show was a two-hour long weekly magazine program and the show focused on ethics, politics, and spirituality.

MacNeil has also co-hosted a show, CBC News: Sunday Night along with Evan Solomon in September 2004. The show was hour-long primetime news that was broadcasted on CBC Television and also on CBC Newsworld, a Canadian 24-hour cable news television channel.

But the program was canceled in June 2009. Carole covered a number of major stories both domestically as well as internationally. She covered live reporting from the crash scene during the 9 11. She has also covered the war in Afghanistan as well as the drug cartel wars in Mexico.

Carole MacNeil helped to launch the supper hour news program on the CBC Television named Canada Now in 2000. Carole took leaves of absence from October 2012 to September 2013 to study abroad in France.

Previously Carole was an anchor as well as a writer of the Windsor Evening News on the Windsor CBET. At the time the show was a number one news show in the market.

Awards And Nominations

The program has won a number of Gemini Awards. Carole won gold at New York Television Festival when she was at the CBC News Sunday. The award was for the story on exorcism in the Catholic Church. She has also won another award, and the award was for her doc u mentary in the truth about nuclear power.

Carole MacNeil was even nominated for several Gemini Awards.

How Much She Is Paid And What Is Her Net Worth In 2019? 

Carole has been working at CBS for more than three decades. She is paid quite a good payment for her work. The salary of Carole is estimated to be $260 thousand.

As of 2019, Carole has a net worth of $2 million. She has a house in Toronto, Canada. The average price of the mansion in this area is over $806k as per the estimation made in 2019. 

Married Life With Her Husband Richard Stursberg 

Carole MacNeil is married to Richard Stursberg, is a former CBC executive. The couple married in June 2009. It seems like she does not like to share her personal life with the media, so she has kept her personal life in a low profile. Information about Carole's child and family is yet to be disclosed.

The couple has been sharing a loving relationship for a long time but they don't have any child. 

Her husband will be leaving CBS soon but it is not yet known if he is fired or quitting.

Carole and her co-host were promoted shortly after her marriage with Richard.

by Bchrome, 02 Apr, 2017

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