Laura Kuenssberg Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 07 Aug, 2018
Facts of Laura Kuenssberg
Date of Birth: 1976
Birth Nation: Italy
Name Laura Juliet Kuenssberg
Birth Name Laura Kuenssberg
Nick Name Laura
Father Nick Kuenssberg
Mother Sally Kuenssberg
Nationality British
Birth Place/City Italy
Ethnicity White
Profession Journalist
Working For Television
Net Worth Unknown
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Face Color White
Body Measurements Unknown
Famous for Political Editor of BBC News, Journalist
Married Yes
Married to James Kelly
Children N/A
Divorce N/A
Education Georgetown University, University of Edinburgh
TV Show BBC News
Siblings Joanna Kuenssberg, David Kuennsberg
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Laura Kuenssberg is a Scottish journalist who works as the political editor for BBC News. She is the first woman political editor of BBC. She became the political editor of BBC replacing Nick Robinson in 2015.

After completing journalism degree, she began working for local radio and cable television in Glasgow for sometimes. Then, she joined BBC North East and Cumbria in March 2000.

She later promoted to the political correspondent for BBC News and reported for BBC One bulletins. Kunessberg worked several years for BBC and moved to ITV. She spent two years there and returned to BBC.  

Early Life, Bio, And Education Of Laura Kuenssberg

Laura Kuenssberg was born in the year 1976. She was born in Italy but her nationality is British according to some sources. Her presentation skills make her so special. She has siblings too and their names are Joanna Kuenssberg and David Kuenssberg.

The names of her parents are Nick Kuenssberg and Sally Kuenssberg and they are very proud of what their daughter has achieved in her wonderful career till now. She is a real hard worker and she has improved her skills brilliantly.

CAPTION: BBC political editor Laura Kuenssberg SOURCE: Independent

Laura Kuenssberg's childhood was full of lavishness and luxury. She grew up in a rich family as her father was a huge businessman and her grandparents were the founder and president of the Royal College of General Practitioners. She grew up in Glasgow, with her brother and sister.

She went to the University of Edinburgh for her degree in the field of history. Then,  later on, she moved to another university called Georgetown University to pursue her dreams to be a journalist and she achieved her degree in the field of journalism.   

Laura Kuenssberg's Career

Laura Kuenssberg has worked for the mighty BBC network and for the programs such as BBC North East and Cumbria and Channel 4 News.

In the year 2011, she started working for ITV News as a business editor and she did the job very well but later on, she was replaced. She also worked as a reporter for a show called Tonight.

In the year 2013, on the 12 November, she returned back to BBC. She then started presenting a program called Newsnight. She is also the political editor for BBC and she joined this job from the year 2015.

Laura Kuenssberg's Net Worth, Salary And Awards

Laura Kuenssberg's Net Worth is $2 million, most likely, or even more given her prolific career till date. Her annual salary ranges (£200,000-£249,999) ($259,309- $324, 128) approximately. She is one of the popular journalists of BBC. 

Kuenssberg has also won several awards due to her contribution in the journalism industry. In November 2016, Political Studies Association honored her with the Broadcaster of the Year Award. Following month, she received the Journalist of the Year bPress-Gazette.

Laura Kuenssberg has always been paid a great salary and this has always boosted her net worth. She looks quite tall but her exact height is not available right now. She is not that active on social networking sites such as Twitter and Instagram.

Kuenssberg is a fantastic journalist and probably she is one of the very best female journalists around. She has worked for huge networks in her career and for each of them, she has been able to shine bright like a diamond. She has had tough times in the early period of her career but once she set a sight, there was no turning back. 

Laura Kunessberg's Personal Life, Married, Husband, 

Laura Kunessberg is a married woman. Laura Kuenssberg's personal life is as good as her career. She is currently married to her longtime boyfriend James Kelly and they are going pretty strong.

CAPTION: Laura Kuenssberg and her husband SOURCE: Articlebio

There is almost no chance of a divorce to occur in their lives and this is because their relationship is based on trust and mutual understanding.