John Berman Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 11 Aug, 2018
Facts of John Berman
Date of Birth: 1972 , March-21
Age: 47 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch
Name John Berman
Nationality Ameriacan
Birth Place/City Carlisle, Massachusetts
Ethnicity White
Profession Journalist, News Anchor
Working For ABC News
Weight in KG 84 kg
Married Yes
Married to N/A
Children 2
Awards News & Documentary Emmy Award for Outstanding Live Coverage of a Current News Story – Long
TV Show Nightline
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John Berman is an American news anchor, currently co-anchors CNN New Day with Alisyn Camerota on CNN. He is a regular relief presenter of Anderson Cooper 360° and has been a weekday relief co-anchor of CNN's New Day early morning news program for several years.

He has been married to Kerry Voss and has two sons.

Early Life Of John Berman

John Berman was born on March 21, 1972, in Carlisle, Massachusetts, United States. He went on to join Harvard University. While studying in Harvard, he was the president of Hasty Pudding Theatricals. He likes the Red Sox and went to see a lot of matches. Berman was keen to take up journalism as his career so he went on to pursue his dreams.

John Berman's Career

Berman started his journey by first becoming a desk assistant working the overnight shift in 1995 at ABC News. In 1997, Berman became the head writer for World News Tonight With Peter Jennings. During the period, he traveled with Peter to the Columbine school shooting in Colorado and also to Cuba for the pope's tour.

He also worked with Jennings throughout the impeachment hearings of President Clinton after final concluding in 1999. Then in the same year, John Berman worked for ABC News as an off-air reporter.

John began appearing on television since 2001. He went on to cover George W. Bush's presidential campaign. He charted additional hours with candidate Bush than practically any other reporter during the period.

John had gone to follow Bush to 45 states from his premature fundraiser programs throughout his first months in the White House. John’s hard work paid him well. He has since, covered many stories including the best way to catch catfish barehanded.

He also went on to cover the invasion of Iraq and reported on the Israeli invasion of Lebanon in 2006. For his hard work in the Iraq report, he was entrenched with the 3rd Battalion 2nd Marines. Berman also reported on the great Indian Ocean tsunami and the underlying steroids scandal in the American sports. Berman went on to cover the 2008 presidential campaign as well. 

He went on with the Republican candidates including Senator John McCain, R-Ariz. and former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney during the GOP primaries. He also thoroughly followed the then-Senator Barack Obama throughout the general election.

John is noted to have assisted to lead GMA's coverage of the GOP primaries. On August 14, 2010, Berman began co-anchoring Good Morning America Weekend with fellow anchor Bianna Golodryga.

He successfully had become a regular contributor to all of ABC's broadcasts, which including World News, Good Morning America, and Nightline, 20/20 as well as contributed to ABC News.

He is currently working as a co-anchor for CNN’s Early Start with John Berman & Christine Romans as well as @THISHOUR alongside fellow anchor Kate Bolduan.

John Berman's Net Worth And Salary

John Berman's net worth is $1.5 million at present. He has earned a good sum of salary from his career. Berman appeared in a celebrity Jeopardy! the episode on May 13, 2015, where he defeated other celebrity contestants, Mo Rocca and Wendi McLendon-Covey, winning $50,000 for his charity.

John Berman's Personal Life

Berman began dating his wife when he was in college. She was a customer in the music store Berman was in. The couple dated for a long time before finally getting married. They gave birth to two children who are twins. The couple has not had any reported disputes or divorce till date.

Berman has received a lot of respect for his work as a news anchor. Till date, he has received awards like Edward R. Murrow award for being a part of the "World News Tonight" team recognized for best broadcast in the year 2004, and a James Beard Award in 2010 for a television segment. His bio can be found in many social media site excluding wiki.