T. J. Holmes Profile
Loutelious Holmes, Jr. is a Dominican American journalist and national television personality working for ABC News serving as a correspondent and anchor. He has been working for the station since September 26, 2014.
T. J. Holmes Career
Holmes is the Correspondent for Good Morning America since September 2014. He started his journalism career after landing a job at KSNF Channel 16 in Joplin, Missouri serving as a weekend anchor, producer, and assignment reporter for not more than a year. In 2000, he moved to Arkansas and joined hands with CBS affiliate KTHV in Little Rock where he served as a general assignment reporter. One year later, he was given a raise and started serving as a weekend anchor.
Holmes left the network in 2003 for KNTV, the NBC O&O station where he served as the anchor of the 5 p.m. evening news. During his tenure at KNTV, he went to Athens, Greece to enclose the 2004 Olympics, which were the first Summer Games held after the September 11th attacks. He also enclosed quite a number of events that hit the headlines all across the globe. Some of the stories that he has enclosed include the double murder trial of Scott Peterson as well as the historic recall election of California Gov. Gray Davis that resulted in the election. Holmes attained his degree in broadcast journalism from the University of Arkansas in 2007.
T. J. Holmes CNN
Holmes joined hands with CNN back in October 2006 serving as a correspondent and news anchor. While at the station, he was the anchor of the CNN Saturday & Sunday Morning with Betty Nguyen. In March 2010, Nguyen left the network for CBS, therefore, leaving Holmes to anchor the newscast solo. He also managed to anchor Ground Zero during the 10th anniversary of the September 11th attacks.
Holmes also enclosed Saddam Hussein’s execution that took place in 2006 and the terrorist attacks at the Glasgow Airport that took place in 2007. Furthermore, he also enclosed the terrorist attacks in Mumbai, India that took place in 2008. In 2010, he contributed to the station’s coverage of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. He also enclosed the 2008 presidential primary campaigns which took part in his success. On 25 December 2011, Holmes left the station and briefly came back again on June 24, 2013, o the Turner family of networks when he anchored coverage of the George Zimmerman trial.
T. J. Holmes ABC News
Holmes joined hands with ABC News on September 26, 2014, on a temporary basis whereby he substituted the America This Morning. He was also the substitute for the overnight news program World News Now (WNN). Furthermore, he also filed reports for Good Morning America when news broke overnight.
Quick Facts About T. J. Holmes
|Full Name||Loutelious Holmes, Jr.|
|Age||44 years old|
|Net Worth||$2 Million – $5 Million|
Holmes was made the permanent co-host of WNN on December 23, 2014. Later on, he was publicized as a new co-host of GMA3:What You Need To Know on September 18, 2020. He was to start his new role in September that year and soon after he started doing the show, the show was reimaged including an updated studio and logo.
T. J. Holmes Age
Holmes was born on August 19, 1977, in West Memphis, Arkansas, US. He is therefore 44 years old as of 2021.
T. J. Holmes Height
Holmes stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches tall.
T. J. Holmes Family
Holmes was raised by his parents alongside his elder sibling. Growing up, his family nicknamed him ‘T. Jr.’ and started using the nickname after he started his TV career. Information regarding Holme’s parents and siblings is currently under review. However, the information will be updated as soon as it’s available.
T. J. Holme’s Wife
Holmes is happily married to his beautiful Atlanta-area attorney wife, Marilee Fiebig. The couple tied the knot on March 1, 2010, in Memphis, Tennessee and only close friends and relatives attended the wedding ceremony. In November 2012 the couple publicized that they were expecting a child in January 2013. They welcomed their firstborn daughter, Sabine Holmes, in January 2013. Prior to her marriage with Marilee, he was previously married to Amy Ferson but divorced in 2007. During their marriage, the two were blessed with two children together.
T. J. Holmes Salary
Being one of the top journalists for ABC News Holmes earns an annual salary ranging from $100,000.
T. J. Holmes Net Worth
Holmes has an estimated net worth of between $2 Million and $5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a journalist.
T. J. Holmes ABC News
Holmes is currently working at ABC News where he works alongside other famous ABC News anchors and reporters including;
- David Muir
- Whit Johnson
- Amy Robach
- Mona Kosar Abdi
- Robin Roberts (newscaster)
- George Stephanopoulos
- Lara Spencer
- Ginger Zee
- Rob Marciano
- Andrew Dymburt
- Linsey Davis