Brian Stelter Profile
Brian Stelter is an American journalist currently working as the anchor of “Reliable Sources,” which examines the week’s top media stories every Sunday at 11:00 a.m. ET on CNN/U.S, and the chief media correspondent for CNN Worldwide.
Brian Stelter Education
Stelter graduated from Damascus High School in 2003 and then went on to Towson University, where he was the editor-in-chief of The Towerlight from 2005 to 2007. He founded TVNewser, a blog about television and cable news that he later sold to Mediabistro and became part of the Adweek blog network, while still a student.
Brian Stelter Career
Stelter contributes to CNN Business and publishes a nightly email newsletter. Stelter was a media reporter at The New York Times before joining CNN in November 2013. Beginning in 2007, he covered television and digital media for the newspaper’s Business Day and Arts sections. He was also a key contributor to the blog “Media Decoder.” In the fall of 2020, Stelter released the best-selling book “HOAX: Donald Trump, Fox News, and the Dangerous Distortion of Truth,” which tells the twisted story of President Trump’s relationship with Fox News.
Over the course of two years, Stelter interviewed over 250 current and former Fox executives in an effort to understand the inner workings of Rupert Murdoch’s multibillion-dollar media empire. In 2013, he published “Top of the Morning: Inside the Cutthroat World of Morning TV,” a New York Times best-selling book about the competitive world of morning news shows. He works as a consultant on Apple’s drama “The Morning Show,” which is based on his book.
He executive produced the HBO documentary “After Truth: Disinformation and the Cost of Fake News,” directed by Andrew Rossi, who featured Stelter in his 2011 documentary “Page One: Inside the New York Times,” in 2020. Stelter was also named to Forbes Magazine’s “30 Under 30: Media” list for three years in a row, as well as Fortune Magazine’s “40 Under 40: Media & Entertainment” list.
Stelter founded TV Newser, a blog dedicated to television news coverage, in January 2004, while a freshman at Towson University in Baltimore, Maryland. In July 2004, he sold it to Mediabistro.com, but he continued to edit and write for the blog for the next three years until he graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Mass Communications with a Journalism concentration. He serves on the board of Baltimore Student Media, a non-profit that publishes The Towerlight, Towson’s independent student newspaper.
Brian Stelter Age
Brian is 35 years old as of 2020. He was born on 3 September 1985 in Damascus, Maryland, United States. He celebrates his birthday on 3 September every year.
Brian Stelter Height
Stelter stands at a height of 6 feet 0 inches (1.83m).
Brian Stelter Family
Stelter is the son of Donna and Mark Stelter. More information regarding Stelter’s parents and siblings is currently under review. However, the information will be updated as soon as it’s available.
Brian Stelter Wife
In 2011, Stelter dated CNBC anchor Nicole Lapin. He stated that he had to inform his editor of the relationship, and he agreed to refrain from covering CNBC while they were dating. He married Jamie Shupak on February 22, 2014. She works as a traffic reporter for NY1. Stelter was raised Methodist but is now atheist. The couple married in a Jewish ceremony and intends to raise their children according to Shupak’s Jewish beliefs. Their daughter was born on May 21, 2017. They have a son, who was born in August of this year. They live on Manhattan’s Upper West Side in the Lincoln Square neighborhood.
Brian Stelter Salary
Being one of the top journalists for CNN, Stelter earns an annual salary ranging between $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
Brian Stelter Net Worth
Stelter has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $3 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a journalist.