Facts of Brianna Keilar
|Full Name:||Brianna Keilar|
|Age:||42 years 4 months|
|Birth Date:||September 21, 1980|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Taurus, Capricorn|
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Brianna Marie Keilar, popularly known as Brianna Keilar is an Australian-born American journalist. She is best known for working as a journalist for CNN. She currently works as a senior political correspondent and anchor for CNN. She previously worked as a White House correspondent, congressional correspondent, and general assignment correspondent for CNN. She also hosted the CNN Right Now with Brianna Keilar in 2018. She is married to Fernando Lujan and has a son with him.
She has over 51k followers on her Instagram @briannakeilar and over 242k followers on Facebook.
What is Brianna Keilar Popular For?
Present senior political analyst and anchor for CNN.
Former White House reporter for CNN.
Where is Brianna Keilar From?
Brianna Keilar was born on 21 September 1980. Her birth name is Brianna Marie Keilar. Her birth place is in Canberra in Australia. She has an American nationality. She was born to a father, Glenn Keilar, and a mother, Miriam Allen. She has Australian roots on her father’s side. Her parents were stationed in Australia at the time of her birth. Her mother, Miriam Allen died on 17 May 2016. She belongs to white ethnicity and her faith is Christianity. Virgo is her zodiac sign. In 1982, the family relocated to the United States. In Orange County, California, the Keilars family made their home.
She went to Mission Viejo High School for her high school graduation. She attended the University of California, Berkeley, after graduating from high school in 1998. In 2001, she received a bachelor’s degree in Mass Media and Psychology.
Brianna Keilar’s Professional Life
She was employed by CBS News. She worked for CBS News as an anchor, reporter, and editor. It was broadcast on MTV’s college network, mtvU.
She also served as a fill-in anchor on CBS News’ Up to the Minute, an overnight newscast.
She has worked for CBS Evening News Weekend Edition as a freelance reporter.
In Yakima, Washington, she made her on-air television debut at the CBS affiliate KIMA.
She co-hosted the morning drivetime show “Billy, Blue, and Brianna, too: The Morning ZOO” on KFFM, a contemporary hits station.
She joined CNN as a CNN Newsource correspondent.
For over 800 CNN Newsource affiliate stations, she delivered breaking news analysis and updates from the nation’s capital.
She worked for CNN as a congressional reporter.
In 2009, she received the National Press Foundation’s Everett McKinley Dirksen Award for Distinguished Congress Reporting. She won the award for her coverage of the $700 billion bank bailout in the fall of 2008.
She had previously worked for CNN as a White House correspondent.
In 2014, she received the Aldo Beckman Memorial Award from the White House Correspondents’ Association for her coverage of the Obamacare rollout.
She has reported for CNN as a general assignment reporter, covering a variety of topics, including the 2007 Virginia Tech massacre.
From 2018 to 2019, she anchored the now-defunct CNN Right Now with Brianna Keilar.
She currently works for CNN in the Washington, D.C. bureau as a senior political correspondent and anchor.
She is the anchor of CNN Right Now.
She also contributes to the “Home Front” column, which shares the stories of military families.
Brianna Keilar Husband
Brianna Keilar is a married woman. She is married to Fernando Lujan. Lujan is the director of the National Security Council at the White House and a military. The couple got engaged in July 2016. They eventually tied a knot to each other on 30 December 2016. The couple has a son Antonio, born on 8 June 2018. She also has a stepson Teddy.
Brianna’s marriage to Lujan was not her first marriage. She was previously married to another man named Dave French. The couple was married together from 2009 to 2011. Their marriage did not last long.
Brianna Keilar Height
Brianna Keilar stands at a height of 5 feet and 3 inches tall. She has a body weight of 55 kg. She has a slim body build. Her eye color is blue and her hair color is blonde. Her sexual orientation is straight.
Brianna Keilar Net Worth
Brian Keilar earns from her professional career as a journalist. She has been associated with CNN for a long time. For CNN, she has worked as a White House correspondent, general assignment correspondent, and congress correspondent. She now works as a senior political correspondent and anchor for CNN in Washington, D.C. Her income comes from contracts and salaries. She is paid a handsome salary at CNN. Her contract and salary details are not available at present. She has made her fortune working in the Journalism industry. Her net worth is estimated at $8 million at present.