Ed Hill or Edith Ann Hill is a renowned journalist currently working as an American journalist and news anchor at CNN (Cable News Network). Ed Hill is also an Emmy winner for Outstanding News Work for WHDH-TV. In addition, she is a writer and has also contributed her time or films and TV shows.
Edith Ann Tarbox Hill was born on July 27, 1961(Age 60 years) in the United States. Details of the history of her parents and siblings are not known at this time. She is also of American citizenship and Caucasian ethnicity. Her sexual orientation is heterosexual and her birth sun sign is Leo. There aren’t many details about her childhood life, but she was raised in a very supportive family.
Similarly, she has completed her education at a local school to speak about her educational status. She also received her bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Texas at Austin. There she was a member of the Delta Gamma Sorority (an organization in the United States and Canada with over 250,000 members).
She is a very professional journalist working at CNN News. Before beginning her journey as a journalist, she was a VJ for VH1 from September 1986 to August 1987. She then started her career as a reporter, working for various news channels including WPXI-TV, WHDH-TV and WABC-TV. WABC-TV as the station’s co-host and morning news anchor.
She also joined Fox News Channel in 1998 and served as a presenter for Fox and Friends from 1998 to 2006. She was previously the 11:00-12:00 block Fox News Live and later switched to 2006’s 2:00 pm. After her show America’s Plus was canceled in 2008, she began doing Bill O’Reilly’s for nearly five years to host The Radio Factor.
She has also replaced Bill O’Reilly on The O’Reilly Factor show. She has also been part of CBS News as a business spokesperson, CBS Morning News and CBS Radio. She rejoined the ABC daytime show as a co-anchor on October 14, 2008, following her incident with the Fox news network. She co-hosted the show The View, returning to co-hosting on September 23, 2009 and September 2, 2009, replacing Elisabeth Hasselbeck (for maternity leave).
She also hosted in place of Barbara Walters. Also, she was scheduled to join the In the Arena team along with Eliot Spitzer on CNN, but the show was canceled at the end of the sentence. It was later announced that she was set to be part of the GBTV show on August 20, 2012. She will be featured on the 2012 Republican National Convention website in Tampa, FL.
Afterwards, on October 6, 2012, she hosted The Rumble in the Air-Conditioned Auditorium, a debate that took place between Bill O’Reilly and Jon Stewart. Her life has much more than just journalism. She has also set foot in books. Her first book, Going Places: How America’s Best and Brightest Got Started Down the road of life, was published by William Morrow. Her next project I’m not your friend, I’m your parent was released in America in 2007 and in China in 2010. She currently works as a presenter on the CNN Newsroom at CNN News.
Awards and Nominations
According to her awards, she has gained so much from her life that she deserves the achievement. She also won the local Emmy for Outstanding News for her work at WHDH-TV (1990-1991). In addition, she received the Golden Quill Award for her live news reporting. There are many more for them to come for their achievements.
She turns out to be a well-paid anchor with an appraisal net worth of around 13 million US dollars. She has earned quite a lot with her remarkable performance in the industry and her hard work. She reportedly has an expected salary of around $30-$50,000. Today, she is fortunate enough to live a lavish lifestyle with her children and family.
There was news that a television blog, TV Newser, reported that there was a copy of an internal memorandum from the Fox news network that described America’s Pulse. During this time she will present news in her style in a fair and balanced manner. On June 6, 2008, on an episode of America’s Pulse, she asked Barack Obama and his wife whether or not a fist bump between them was a terrorist fist bump.
Likewise, the discussion will be brought up again in the forthcoming discussion of the A Fist Bump, A Pound, or A Terrorist Fist Jab gesture. Barely grabbing the controversial spotlight, Hill apologizes for the incident. After that, Fox News Channel announced next week that their channel was canceled and Martha McCallum’s show The Live Desk would be held instead. After their comment on the first bump issue, their contract with Fox News was not renewed and they were seen as valuable contributors.
She has quite an impact on her relationship and marriage as she has married 3 times. So did the tie knot with Marc Philip Weill (son of financier Sanford Weill) on April 29, 1989 while she was working at WPXI-TV in Pittsburgh. Together they had two children (a son Matthew and a daughter Laurel), but unfortunately the marriage didn’t last long and they divorced in 1995.
After the failure of her first marriage, she ties the knot with J. David Donahey and has one son together (named J David Jr.). that couldn’t last long either. She also became engaged to longtime boyfriend Joe Hill in February 2002. After a two-month engagement, the two married on June 1, 2002. They have a son and daughter together named Sumner Holcomb Hill and Joseph Wolf Hill. She is a proud mother of sons and daughters.
Body Measurements and Social Media
She is a stunning woman with an outstanding personality. She is near 5 feet 7 inches large weighing about 59 kg. She is also a blonde with short hair. No more detailed information about her body statistics was found, but she is a healthy person.
She is reportedly not a great person for social media. She is currently not active in any of them.