Maeve Reston Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 30 Mar, 2017
Facts of Maeve Reston
Date of Birth: 1978 , January-30
Age: 43 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Maeve Reston
Birth Name Maeve Reston
Father James Reston Jr
Mother Denise Leary
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Los Angeles
Ethnicity White
Profession National Political reporter
Working For CNN television channel
Net Worth $1 million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown
Face Color White
Body Measurements 33-26-32
Breast Size 33B
Waist size 26
Hip Size 32
Famous for 2016 United States presidential campaign
Married Yes
Married to Matthew Thomas Byrne(2009)
Divorce Matthew Thomas Byrne
Education Cornell University
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Maeve Reston is a national level political reporter associated with the CNN television channel. She was one of the reporters who played an active role in television as well as digital reporting of the 2016 United States presidential campaign. 

Early Life

Maeve Reston was born as Maeve Leary Reston on 30th January 1978 in Los Angeles, California, the United States. She was born to her parents James Reston Jr. and Denise Leary. Her father James Reston Jr. is the author of various books, similarly, her mother is working for the NPR in Washington as the deputy general counsel for programming.

Maeve is the granddaughter of James Reston, a reputed New York Times journalist. Reston is an American by nationality. She was born in Los Angeles but she grew up in Washington D.C with her three siblings. Maeve Reston went to the Cornell University from where she got a Bachelor's degree in English. 


At present Maeve is linked with the CNN as a political reporter but she started working for the Times in 2006. 
Maeve Reston worked for the Austin American-Statesman newspaper and her responsibility was to cover education and the Texas Legislature. Earlier, Maeve was also involved with the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette as a reporter covering the 2004 presidential campaign.

She was widely appreciated for covering the U.S presidential campaigns in 2008 and 20012.  Apart from that, she covered different areas like national, state and local politics for the Los Angeles. With her hard work, dedication, and commitment to her work, Maeve Reston has already earned a lot of name and fame in the field of journalism.

Personal life

Maeve Reston is happily married to Matthew Thomas Byrne. The wedding ceremony took place on June 13, 2009, at Adamson House in Malibu. Her husband, Matthew is publication assistant for screenwriter John August.

Matthew was previously married to other woman but is divorced now.

There is no information available about their children but some sources claim that they have a baby daughter. There are no other reports and rumors of her extra-marital affairs, boyfriend or misunderstandings.  Maeve is living a happy and successful life with her husband and family.

Physical Appearances

Standing at five feet and nine inches, Maeve Reston is a lady with a tall stature. She has an alluring body with perfect body measurements and magnetic personality. She still looks beautiful at the age of 39 years. She has hair of dark brown color and her eyes are of blue color.

Net worth

Maeve Reston has earned notable experience by working in big media agencies. She earns a good amount as salary from CNN. Exact details related to her salary and net worth is not revealed yet but some sources claim that the net worth of CNN reporter Maeve Reston is around $1 million.