Derrick Shore Profile
Derrick Shore is an American Emmy Award-Winning anchor and television host working for KPRC, Channel 2 News in Houston, Texas, United States. He has been working for the station for quite some time now.
Derrick Shore Career
Shore is an anchor and television host who was the first TV journalist to travel to the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean to see the wreckage of the Titanic and the youngest to fly in an F-16 with the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds. He reported for the WB television special “The Day It All Changed” after the terrorist attacks of September 11th.
Shore’s assignments have taken him from LA’s skid row to the red carpet at the Oscars to the White House to international destinations in Africa, Asia, South America, Australia, and Europe so as to do breaking news and features. Beginning from rushing to natural disasters to eating bugs to digging through processed human waste, he doesn’t mind getting his hands dirty.
Shore also traveled domestically and internationally covering breaking news and feature stories. Some of the stories included the inauguration of George W. Bush, the outbreak of SARS in China, and the Academy Awards.
He also covered urbanization in Brazil, endangered species in Africa, the Super Bowl as well as the 60th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz. Additionally, he enclosed the 10th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, the State of the Union address, Hurricanes Frances and Floyd, and a once-in-a-lifetime trip to see the wreckage of the Titanic.
Derrick Shore Age
Shore was born on 1st April 1982, in Sat Lake City, Utah, United States. He is therefore 40 years old as of 2021.
Quick Facts About Derrick Shore
|Age||40 years old|
|Net Worth||$1 Million – $5 Million|
Derrick Shore Height
Shore stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches tall.
Derrick Shore Family
Shore was raised by his single mother Sharon Shore alongside his two sisters. His father William Robert Shore was born in 1941 and passed away in 2021. He is also an uncle to four nieces and twin nephews. He states that the older he gets, the more impressed he is with her mother’s stamina.
Derrick Shore Wife/Gay
Shore is openly gay and is happily married to his lovely partner named Brandon. The two are the proud parents of 60 (yes, SIXTY!) houseplants.
Derrick Shore Salary
Being one of the top journalists for KPRC 2 Shore earns an annual salary ranging between $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
Derrick Shore Net Worth
Shore has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as an anchor and television host.