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Victor Blackwell (CNN) Bio, Age, Partner, Gay, Family, Salary and Net Worth

Victor Blackwell

Victor Blackwell Biography | Wiki

Victor Blackwell is an American news anchor and television host who currently hosts CNN Newsroom. He hosts the show along with Alisyn Camerota on CNN.

Victor Blackwell Age

Blackwell is presently 40 years old as of 2021. He was born on the 25th of September, 1981 in The United States.

Victor Blackwell Birthday

Blackwell celebrates his birthday every year on the 25th of September. The star journalist usually celebrates his birthday with his family and friends in the United States.

Victor Blackwell Height and Specifics


Blackwell stands at an average estimated height of 5 feet 11 inches as of 2022.

  • Hair Color: Black.
  • Height: 5 feet 11 inches.
  • Weight: N/A
  • Eye Color: Brown.

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Victor Blackwell Education

Blackwell holds a bachelor of arts degree in Broadcast Journalism from Howard University in Washington, D.C. He worked at WHUT-TV while studying for his degree at Howard.

Victor Blackwell Wife | Partner

Blackwell remains discrete about his relationship status and is yet to reveal if he is dating or not. Notwithstanding, this information will be updated as soon as it is available.

Victor Blackwell Parents and Family

Mr. Blackwell remains skeptical about sharing his personal information with the public, especially information regarding his family and parents. This information will however be soon updated.

Victor Blackwell CNN Wikipedia | Career Overview

Blackwell started working for CNN in 2012 when he joined the station as a correspondent. He was based in CNN’s southeast bureau from where he reported exclusively on the mysterious death of Kendrick Johnson, whose death made headlines all across the country. His reporting of the incident led to a widespread investigation by both the Office of Secretary of State of Georgia and the US Attorney for Georgia’s Middle District.

Blackwell was later on in April 2021, he was promoted to co-host status whereby he hosted New Day Saturday and Sunday with Christi Paul. Thereafter, his duties were further increased as he was named the co-host of CNN Newsroom.

Throughout his career, Blackwell is a recipient of multiple awards which include:

  • He received a Regional Edward R. Murrow Award for his reporting on the Stop Snitchin’ phenomenon: Breaking the Code of Silence, and its impact on inner-city crime.
  • Unity Award from the Radio Television Digital News Association in 2007 for his reporting on the high school graduation rate of black boys.
  • a Regional Emmy Award for Outstanding Feature Reporting.

He was also nominated for a Regional Emmy in 2007, 2008, and 2011.

Victor Blackwell Salary

Blackwell earns an annual salary of around $ 70,000 – $100,000 as of 2022.

Victor Blackwell Net Worth

Blackwell has an estimated net worth of around $500,000-$1 million as of 2022.

Is Victor Blackwell Married?

Blackwell is yet to reveal if he is married or not. This information will be updated as soon as it is available.

Is Victor Blackwell Gay?

Blackwell is openly gay and is proud of his sexuality. He revealed that he was gay during an on-air conversation with his colleague and workmate, Pamela Brown. The revelation came as a result of a negative comment about homosexuality made by Phil Alexander which was published by GQ Magazine.

How Old Is Victor Blackwell?

Experienced journalist and television personality, Victor Blackwell is 40 years old as of 2021.

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