Marcus Hunter Profile
Marcus Hunter is an American Anchor and Reporter working at WREG-TV based in Memphis, Tennessee serving as a Weekend Daybreak Anchor and Breaking News Anchor. He joined WREG-TV in March 2022.
Marcus Hunter Career
Hunter serves as a Weekend Daybreak Anchor and Breaking News Anchor at WREG-TV based in Memphis, Tennessee. Prior to working at WREG-TV, he worked at WAPT-TV based in Jackson, Mississippi where he served as a morning news anchor and co-host of “Blitz16” from May 2014 to May 2022. He had previously spent 4 years and 11 months working at Sports 56 WHBQ based in Memphis, Tennessee where he served as a co-host of Memphis Sports Live from October 2010 to August 2015.
Prior to that, he worked at FOX 13 Memphis, Tennessee where he served as a weekend sports anchor from December 2006 to October 2013. On joining FOX 13 Memphis, he started off by serving as a multimedia journalist and sports anchor/reporter. From December 2001 to December 2005, he worked at WCBI-TV based in Columbus, Mississippi where he also served as a weekend sports anchor and news editor.
In 2001, he joined Mississippi State University where he attained his Bachelor of Arts in Broadcast Journalism in 2005. Since he started his career, he has enclosed a ton of stories including the Memphis Tigers’ run to the National Championship. He also enclosed The Grizzlies’ trip to the Western Conference Finals, the murder of Lorenzen Wright, and the Memphis City school board’s vote to surrender its charter.
Marcus Hunter Age
Hunter’s age is not known for he has managed to keep his personal life private. It is therefore not known how old Hunter is or when he celebrates his birthday. However, he might be in his 40s.
Marcus Hunter Height
Hunter stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 12 inches.
Marcus Hunter Family
Information regarding Hunter’s parents and siblings is under review. However, the information will be updated as soon as it’s available.
Marcus Hunter Wife
Information about Hunter’s dating life is not known for he has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight. It is therefore not known if Hunter is engaged to someone or whether he is married.
Hunter is also blessed with two kids, his daughter named Kyla was born on March 1, 2004, and celebrated her 17th birthday on March 1, 2021. His second child is his son, Marcus Jaxon Hunter.
Marcus Hunter Salary
Being one of the top Anchors and Reporters for WREG, Hunter earns an annual salary ranging from $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
Marcus Hunter Net Worth
Hunter has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as an Anchor and Reporter.
Marcus Hunter leaving WAPT
Hunter left WAPT-TV in May 2022 after serving as the station’s morning news anchor for 8 years and 1 month. After leaving WAPT-TV, he joined WREG-TV based in Memphis, Tennessee.
Marcus Hunter WREG
Hunter is working at WREG where he works alongside other famous WREG anchors and reporters including;
- Shay Arthur
- Colin Cody
- Alex Coleman
- Jim Jaggers
- Jordan James
- Bria Jones
- Zaneta Lowe
- Jerrita Patterson
- Ashley Paul
- Stephanie Scurlock
- Shay Simon
- Tim Simpson
- April Thompson
- Corie Ventura
- Quametra Wilborn