Chris Cuomo Biography
Chris Cuomo is a renowned American television journalist best known for hosting Cuomo Prime Time, a weeknight news analysis show on CNN. He is also known to be the brother of New York Governor, Andrew Cuomo and the son of former New York Governor Mario Cuomo.
Previously, Chris was serving as the ABC News chief law and justice correspondent while co-anchoring ABC’s 20/20. Moreover, he was a co-anchor of the weekday edition of New Day, a three-hour morning news show, working until May 2018.
Cuomo went to school at The Albany Academy, a private university preparatory day school in Albany, New York. He later joined Yale where he received an undergraduate degree. Moreover, Chris also studied at Fordham where he received his Juris Doctor (J.D.) in 1995. In addition, Cuomo is a licensed attorney.
When he began his career, he appeared in multiple journalism-related issues regarding social and political issues on CNBC, MSNBC, and CNN. Moreover, he became a correspondent and served as a political policy analyst for the Fox News channel.
Chris also joined ANC to work as a co-anchor of 20/20. In addition, he started covering the Haiti earthquake, Child Custody, bullying, and homeless teens. He also worked as the news anchor of Good Morning America although for a short period only.
Moreover, Cuomo moved to CNN as the co-host of the morning show in February 2013. In CNN, Chris served as a field anchor and covered the February 2013 nor’ easter. Additionally, he also worked as a co-anchor on CNN’s Morning Show New Day. He reports on major events and breaking news all across the nation.
Chris Cuomo Age
How old is Chris Cuomo? Cuomo is 51 years old as of 2021. He was born on August 9, 1970, in New York City, the United States. His birth name is Christopher Charles Cuomo. In addition, Chris celebrates his birthday on August 9th every year and his birth sign is Leo.
Chris Cuomo’s Height
Cuomo stands at a height of 6 feet 2 inches (1.88m) and his weight is 82kg.
Chris Cuomo Family
Cuomo’s parents are Mario Cuomo and Matilda Cuomo (née Raffa). He is the youngest child out of his siblings. His father was elected as governor of New York and the family moved from Queens into the governor’s mansion in Albany when he was 12 approximately. Additionally, he is the brother of Andrew Cuomo, the current Governor of New York.
In addition, Cuomo’s parents were both of Italian descent. Moreover, his paternal grandparents were from Nocera Inferiore and Tramonti in the Campania region of southern Italy. Moreover, his maternal grandparents were from Sicily. He has four siblings, Margaret Cuomo, Madeline Cuomo, Maria Cuomo Cole, and Andrew Cuomo
Chris Cuomo Wife
Cuomo got married to his wife Cristina Greeven in 2001 at a Roman Catholic ceremony in Southampton, New York. Cristina is an editor of the magazine titled “Gotham”. Moreover, she is best known as the founder and editor of the magazine titled “Purist.” Unfortunately, his wife tested positive for coronavirus.
In addition, they have been blessed with three children together. Their children’s names are Bella Cuomo, Carolina Regina Cuomo, and Mario Cuomo respectively. Moreover, the family currently lives in Manhattan.
Chris Cuomo Net Worth
Cuomo has an estimated net worth ranging between $10 million to $12 million. His income is mainly attributed to his career as a television journalist and presenter.
Chris Cuomo Salary
Cuomo receives an estimated annual salary of between $2 million to $4 million.