Errol Barnett is an American anchor and correspondent for CBS News. He has served in news channels like CNN, Channel One, and CBS News.
Errol Barnett’s Wiki and Education
Barnett was born on 3 April 1983, in Milton Keynes, England, UK. His mother’s name is Pamela and father’s name is Michael Christie. His parents divorced due to irreconcilable differences and his mom remarried a US Air Force sergeant, Gary Barnett. Talking about the siblings, he has an elder brother, Danny Christie and an older sister.
When he was 10 years old, his mother, sister, and stepfather moved to the US. But after his sister passed away, his life changed upside down. His mother could not accept the fact that she lost her daughter and went through depression and his stepfather also left them.
When asked about an introduction of Errol, he says,
“I’m an optimistic, multinational, millennial with more ideas about the future than I know what to do with.”
Talking about Errol’s educational background, he attended Garden Lakes Elementary School. Later, he joined Westview High School, a public high school.
For the higher degree, he went to the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and graduated in the year 2008, in a bachelor of arts degree in political science.
Errol Barnett’s Career in Channel One, CNN, and CBS News
Errol started his career as an anchor/reporter when he was 18 in the school program for Channel One News. In 2004, when Barack Obama was the President of the US, he covered a major attack on The Twin Towers done by the Islamic terrorist group al-Qaeda on 11 September 2001.
So, he was given 20 Teens Who Will Change The World title for his outstanding performance. In 2006, he left Channel One to complete his undergraduate studies in UCLA. When he left, he shared that he learned a lot,
“I learned so much about the size and diversity of America. The money I made allowed me, as a first-generation college student, to earn a political science degree at UCLA.”
After he graduated from UCLA, he was soon appointed by CNN as an anchor and correspondent in 2008. While working in CNN, he traveled the places like Atlanta, London, Abu Dhabi, Johannesburg, Africa etc. He hosted for the shows like ‘World Report’ and ‘iReport for CNN.’
Everything in his profession was going good but in 2016, he left CNN to join CBS News as a Correspondent and said,
“Somehow, I’ve been fortunate enough to leave one dream job for another. I’ve just started as a Washington correspondent for CBS News, the most-watched broadcast network in the US. I’m still pinching myself!”
His anchoring CBS’ CBS This Morning, the CBS Evening News. His net worth is estimated to be $1 million dollars.
Errol Barnett’s Relationship and Social Media
Errol is in a relationship. He is dating a South African- Zimbo- Kansan-New Yorker, Miss Africa, Recording Artist, Entrepreneur, Philosopher, Nyasha Zimucha. Details on their relationship affair are not much known as both are private people, however, they are seen in the award events and parties.
Talking about the body measurement of Errol, his height is 5 feet 8 inches and weighs 90 kg. His hair color is black and eye color is green. His shoe size is unknown.
Errol is active on social media. He uses Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram accounts. He has over 28.6k followers on Facebook account. Moreover, he has over 48k followers on his Twitter handle and over 8.2k on his Instagram.
Reference: (errolbarnett.com, wikipedia.org)