Journalism as a profession has changed over the years. Now it’s not just about reading the news during the news hour, but more about how well you present it, the quality of the news piece, opinion the journalist has and the questions they choose to ask during an interview.
The industry is filled with extremely talented and also good looking and smart people. The profession is not considered dull anymore and such hot and popular journalist like in our list has definitely up the glamour quotient with their amazingly good looks and with the work they do.
Here is a list of top ten most popular and hot journalist in the world:
We have a Canadian journalist, Susan Li. She was born on 1st May, 1985 in China. Presently she is working with an American TV Channel CNBC.
Brought up in Toronto, Susan’s mentor has been her single mother, who worked hard and took care of the family alone after moving from China. Susan has a degree in Economics and speaks English fluently and can also speak Mandarin and Cantonese. She started her journalism career with Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, where she took up various roles like freelance reporter for television and radio both and associate producer. From 2003 to 2006, she joined China Central Television’s CCTV International, where she led the news world in the primetime and during that time she interviewed some famous people like president of Venezuela Hugo Chávez, professional player of basketball Yao Ming and LVMH’s Bernard Arnault. Later, she worked in Bloomberg Television from 2006 to 2014, CNBC Asia in 2014, CNBC Europe in 2015 and recently started working with CNBC in 2016 and since then; she has interviewed people like Robert de Niro, Jet Li and Matsuhisa.
9 Megyn Kelly
Megyn Marie Kelly is a journalist from America, who works as attorney of corporate defense and political commentator for Fox News. Presently, she hosts The Kelly File and used to host shows like America Live, America’s Newsroom and All American New Year earlier. She was also a part 100 most influential people’s list by Time in 2014.
Born on 18th November, 1970, New York, Megyn has a degree in political science and J.D. she started her career with Bickel & Brewer LLP as an associate and later joined Jones Day and worked there for 9years. She started her television career in the year 2003 with WJLA-TV as reporter for general assignment. She applied in Fox News in 2004 and was a part of legal division for Special Report with Brit Hume and had her show called Kelly’s Court. In 2010, she started hosting America Live, a 2 hour show, which replaced the old show, The Live Desk. Ever since, she has been a part of Fox Channel and sometimes got media attention for making some inappropriate comments. She is known face in the world of journalism and recently got a 1 hour long show in the primetime.
8 Robin Meade
Robin Michelle Meade was born on 21st April, 1969 in Ohio, United America. She presently works with HLN as a news anchor and hosts the show Morning Express with Robin Meade. She has also won Miss Ohio, which says a lot about her amazingly good looks.
She started her career of journalism with WMFD-TV in Ohio as a reporter. Then she worked in WCMH-TV and then in WJW-TV. She moved to NBC Chicago and got job of morning anchor and also as a co-anchor on weekend shows. She joined CNN Headlines News, now called HLN. She anchored the show Operating Enduring Freedom and Operating Iraqi Freedom in the year 2003. She has also written a book called Morning Sunshine! How to Radiate Confidence and Feel It Too. The book was published on 10th September, 2009. It was on no#12 on the New York Times Best Seller list. Robin has won several awards like Emmy Award, was a part of top 20 most popular television news personalities and Young Alumnus Award of Ashland University.
7 Julie Banderas
The next on the list is an anchor and news correspondent of Fox News Channel from America. Julie Banderas was born on 25th September, 1973 in Connecticut. She presently is anchors America’s News Headquarters, which is telecasted in Saturday and Fox Report weekend.
She started her career with WLVI-TV in Massachusetts. She joined Fox News in 2005 as reporter of general assignment. She gained attention in the international media for her clash with Shirley Phelps-Roper. In 2008, Julie replaced Laurie Dhue in the show Fox Report Weekend as the anchor. As a youngster, she got a bachelor’s degree from the Emerson College.
6 Alex Wagner
Alexandra Swe “Alex” Wagner is a commentator for liberal politics and journalist from America. She is currently working as a senior editor in The Atlantics.
Born on 4th December, 1977 in Washington, she graduated in literature and history from the Brown University. She started with Centre for American Progress as cultural correspondent and as editor-in-chief for Fader Magazine from 2003-2007. In MSNBC, she appeared as an analyst on the show The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell and Countdown with Keith Olbermann. In 2014, she became anchor for Now with Alex Wagner. In 2016, she left MSNBC and joined The Atlantic and will appear in events like AtlanticLIVE and The Atlantic Studios with its TV and video projects.
5 Gigi Stone
Next on the list have a very beautiful and talented TV anchor and correspondent, Gigi Stone from America. She was a part of “The 10 Hottest TV News Anchor” on complex.com, MTV’s Guycode and rantlifestyle.com. She is also a TV consultant and media trainer through Stonewoods media, her company. She is also a part of the director’s board of “The Opportunity Network”, which help high achieving and low income students to join good colleges.
She started her career with WWAY-TV-3, where she was trained as volunteer firefighter and fight a blaze during the show. In ABC News, she reported shows like Good Morning America, World News Tonight and Nightline. She has reported and anchored live shows and breaking news like Bin Laden’s death, Hurricane Katrina and Presidential election. She worked as host, anchor, correspondent and producer for ABC News, CBS News, Bloomberg TV and ABC News.
4 Jenna Lee
Jennifer Anne “Jenna” Lee is anchor and journalist from America on Fox News Channel. She was born in the year 1979/1980 in San Francisco and has a degree in B.A English and master’s degree in journalism from Columbia University.
She started working in Marina Times after her BA degree as a freelancer from 2002-2004 and later did freelancing for Forbes.com as well. In 2007, she was hired by Fox News CEO and Chairman, Roger Ailes and anchored Fox Business Morning with Nicole Petallides, for Fox Business Network, which started on 15th October, 2007. She was a part of October 2009, Cosmopolitan edition, with photos of her wardrobe and the strategy for it.
3 Brooke Baldwin
Lauren Brooke Baldwin is a News anchor from America. Born on 12th July, 1979 in Georgia, she has a degree in Spanish and journalism from University of North California in 2001.
She started WVIR-TV, Virginia and then WOWK-TV in Huntington and later worked with WTTG as lead reporter in Washington. She joined CNN, now HLN in 2008 and contributed to Rick’s List, which was hosted by Rick Sanchez and later filled in his place after he was fired. At present, she anchors the CNN Newsroom show with time slot of 2pm-4pm ET.
2 Tamron Hall
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On no#2 we have a news anchor from America who works for NBC News and extremely attractive. Tamron was born on 16th September, 1970 in Texas and has a degree of BA in Broadcast Journalism from the Temple University.
She started her career in journalism with KTVT and then joined WFLD-TV, Chicago and worked there from 1997 to 2007. She had an interview with Mr. Barak Obama just before his presidency run in 2008. She joined MSNBC in 2007 as fill in-anchor and general reporter and was a substitute on the show Countdown with Keith Olbermann for Keith Olbermann. Since then she has been associated with MSNBC and hosts the show Live with Tamron Hall.
1 Courtney Friel
To top the list we have the youngest and hottest on the list, Courtney Friel. She is a reporter/anchor by profession and presently associated with KTLA-TV in California.
She was born on 22nd April, 1980 in Pennsylvania, America and has a degree in political science from the University of San Diego. She started as entertainment reporter and sports anchor for GoTv. In 2007, she associated with Fox News and appeared in FHM and Maxim. In 2011, in the show Red Eye w/ Greg Gutfeld, she stated that she’ll be moving to Fox News in Los Angeles.