Britt McHenry is an American who was a former ESPN reporter and also contributes to Fox News Channel and to The Federalist. She is now co-host of Like It or Not on WTTG Fox 5 from Washington D.C.
Britt McHenry and her early life before fame
Brett’s full name is Brittany May McHenry and she was born on 28 May 1986 in Mount Holly Township of New Jersey. But the major years of her childhood were spent in Satellite Beach of Florida. Her father was a Lt. Colonel in the Air Force. There is no further information on her other family members. She has American nationality and is of Caucasian ethnicity.
She studied at Satellite High School and graduated in 2004. She later joined Stetson University and was part of their soccer team as a midfielder in 2004. She used to also model when in college and was with the Wilhelmina Modeling agency. She graduated in 2007 and went on to join Northwestern University where she took up a course in journalism. She was at the Medill School and while pursuing her studies she used to also cover stories in Chicago, Illinois.
Britt McHenry and her career
After her graduation from Medill, Britt started working for WJLA-TV which is situated in Washington DC and is affiliated with ABC News. She used to fill-in as an anchor and sports reporter for News Channel 8. She was with Fox Sports San Diego for a while before her return to ABC7.
In 2014, she joined ESPN and was again in Washington DC as a bureau reporter. She covered and was a correspondent for various shows such as Sportsmen terms, NFL Live, and Baseball Tonight. She was laid off by ESPN in April 2017.
Britt McHenry and her controversy
A video of Britt beating a tow area employee was posted online in April 2015 and she was criticized for it and was forced to apologize. She said:
“In an intense and stressful moment, I allowed my emotions to get the best of me and said some insulting and regrettable things… I am so sorry for my actions and will learn from this mistake.“
She was suspended from ESPN for a week. She now contributes to Fox News Channel and The Federalist. She has a net worth of $ 600k.
Britt McHenry and her personal life
Britt is not married and has no children. She has been in relationships and the latest has been with a controversial athlete who is, a tennis player named Tennys Sandgren and from the University of Tennessee. He had tweeted some controversial statements and was under scrutiny for it.
Britt is highly active on the social media and has 409k fans following her Instagram account and 225k are on her Twitter.
Britt McHenry and her body measurements
Britt McHenry has a weight of 61 kg and a height of 5 feet and 10 inches. Her body figure measurements are 34-26-34 inches. Her dress size is 6 and the shoe size is 7.5 inches. She had blonde hair and brown eyes.
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