An American television news anchor Victor Blackwell was born in the year 1981 somewhere around United States of America. He was best known for his presentation in the shows like New Day Saturday and New Day Sunday on CNN, based in its headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia. Blackwell was class president during his high school class at Milford Mill Academy. He completed his high school education in the year 1999. Then he attended Howard University in Washington D.C. and received his bachelor’s degree majoring in Broadcast Journalism. While he was studying in the college, he started working at Howard University’s public television station WHUT TV.
Career and Net worth : What is the net worth of Victor Blackwell?
As he did his graduation, he was hired at WHAG TV in Hagerstown, MD as a reporter and fill-in anchor. He also served as a reporter and weekend anchor at WTLV/WJXX in Jacksonville, Florida. He was the first black main anchor at WPBF in West Palm Beach in Florida. Later in the year 2012, he got his big break as he moved to CNN’s southeast bureau and began working as a correspondent. Next year in 2013, he covered the death story of Kendrick Johnson, a teenager from Georgia who died under mysterious circumstances. After few months in January 2014, he got promoted to co-host of New Day Saturday and Sunday with Christi Paul. Victor Blackwell net worth is said to be more than one million dollars so his salary must also be good and attractive.
Personal life : Is Victor Blackwell gay? Who is Victor Blackwell wife? is Victor Blackwell dating now?
Moving towards his personal life, Victor Blackwell is single. As he is not married, it would be foolish to talk about Victor Blackwell wife. Currently, he is 35 years old so we hope that he would get married soon in the coming future. Most people do not know that Victor Blackwell is gay though he has revealed about it many times in the media and internet. In addition to it, he had also undergone laparoscopic surgery to handle his over-weight issues and the news was kept secret until he made an announcement in November 2007. Beside these, he was a contestant in the American television game show Wheel of Fortune which was on aired on February 2001 where he got the third place and won 3350 dollars.
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Blackwell was nominated for Regional Emmy Award in the year 2007, 2008, and 2011, and was successful to win the Regional Emmy Award in Outstanding Feature Reporting section in 2009. He also received a Regional Edward R. Munrow Award for the impact on inner-city crime caused by Stop Snitchin' phenomenon. Similarly, he won the Unity Award from the Radio Television Digital News Association in 2007 for his reporting on the high school graduation rate of black boys. Short and sweet information on Victor Blackwell bio is provided in the most visited site Wikipedia. He is also equally active in various social networking sites including Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. He has more than 10 thousand followers in Twitter account, 724 followers in Instagram account, and 1,716 likes in his Facebook page.