Brian Williams | Biography
The handsome and funny Brian Williams is an American news anchorand reporter. At present he is the news anchor and managing editor of NBC Nightly News with Brian Wiliams, a highly rated news program on NBC News. He had undertaken the responsibility since 2004 following the retirement of TOM Brokaw. In fact the program has gained more popularity after Brian made the show his own.
He had joined the network in 1993 as news correspondent. Progressing in his career, he became White House Correspondent, then the chief White House Correspondent. Finally in 1996 he started as the anchor of The News with Brian Williams aired on MSNBC, which got high ratings. Following the success he was given the role of anchor of The Nightly News in 2004. Although he received the criticism for the stiffness and lacking charisma in the beginning he proved himself with the coverage of Hurricane Katrina. This improved his image as he was critically acclaimed by the viewers as well as experts and earned the 2005 Peabody Award for the report. He has covered many major news during his stay at NBC including2004 Asian Tsunami, death of Osama Bin Laden and many more. Brian also hosted Rock Center with Brian Williams from 2011 through 2013 before it was cancelled due to poor ratings.
Brian has the ability to drag the attention of the viewers. He has appeared in other shows like The Daily Show, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, Saturday Night Live. Ha has even appeared hosted an episode of SNL and was interviewed on rivalry CBS’s show Late Night with David Letterman. The quick witted Brian has made guest appearances on NBC’s comedy 30 Rocks, The Auditions and Sesame Street. Actually he had begun his professional career at KOAM-TV in 1981 soon after his internship. He worked for various stations at Philadelphia and New York including WTTG-TV and WCAU-TV after that. During his six year tenure at WCBS, he won an Emmy for his report on stock market collapse. And he moved to NBC in1993. He has won several Emmys in his career.
Talking about his personal life biography, he was born in a wealthy Irish Catholic family as the youngest among four on May5, 199. His birth name is Brian Douglas Williams. His father Gordon L. Williams had successfully fulfilled the responsibility as an executive vice president of the National Retail Merchants Association in New York. Brian spent his early life in Elmiro, New York and Middleton New Jersey. He attended Mater Dei High School, a Roman Catholic School. He went to Brookdale Community College, Transferred to The Catholic University of America and also attended The Washington University but never graduated from any but instead interned. Wiliams used to be a firefighter as a volunteer during his school days. And he was a busboy at Perkins Pancake House before coming to television.
Brian is fifty four years of age. He stands six feet one inch tall. He is married to his wife Jane Gillan Williams on June 7, 1986 and they have daughter Allison and son Douglas as their kids. He lives in New Canaan, Connecticut. He has accomplished as great height in his career. he has amassed a net worth of $30 million and earns the annual salary of $10 million. He has a huge fanbase. They are found searching for his details and photos. His shirtless pictures are on demand. He looks smart and presents himself exceptionally well.
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