Leland Vittert is an outstanding Emmy nominated journalist currently working for Fox News Channel. He found popularity for covering some of the most important news in the USA.
Leland Vittert Career Highlight
Leland started his career in broadcast journalism as soon as he graduated. He began his career as a member of KTVI-TV, a Fox-affiliated television station in St. Louis, Missouri, but soon moved to Little Rock, Arkansas, where he joined KATV-TV, an ABC-affiliated virtual television channel. After that, he joined NBC’s affiliated virtual channel television station and eventually become a member of another NBC-affiliated station.
The 38-year-old who served as a reporter and newscaster was nominated for Emmy Award for covering the story about officer Bishop who was falsely accused of rape. In 2007 he won the award for Best Hair on a TV Anchor Award.
In 2010 he joined Fox News channel as a middle East Foreign correspondent. As a reporter of Fox News Channel, he had cover news like protests against regimes and government known as Arab Spring in the Islamic world. He also reported on the Egyptian revolution from Egypt in 2011. Following that, Leland covered the Battle of Misrata, where Libya’s ‘Brotherly Leader,’ Colonel Muammar Gaddafi, who had ruled the country since 1977, was assassinated in October 2011.
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The award-winning reporter ‘pulled’ an interview with Muhammad al-Zawahiri, a suspected Palestinian (potential) suicide bomber and brother of Al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri in 2012 when he was in Gaza Strip, covering the Israeli Operation Pillar of Defense. He reported many stories like Russo-Ukrainian war, the Ghouta chemical attack in Syria(2013), Westgate shopping mall shooting in Nairobi, Kenya.
Leland Vittert Net Worth Collection
Leland Vittert is one of the top journalists of Fox News Channel. He has appeared on every big Fox News Channel broadcast, including shows like Media Buzz, America’s Election HQ, Fox News at Night, and America’s News Headquarters throughout his professional journalism career.
Because of his successful career, his net worth is estimated by reliable sources that he has $1 million of assets. His annual income is a significantly high cause of his hard work, determination, and he is one of the top journalists of America.
Leland Vittert Relationship
By many standards, Leland is an attractive guy with a height of 5.10 feet. Currently, he is not attached to anyone. His relationship status is single. He likes to put his personal and love life under the dark.
When Leland appears on TV, Leland does not wear a wedding ring, so we can say with some confidence he is not married. But in the past, he had an affair with Victoria’s Secret model Sara Scott.
Leland Vittert Wiki/Bio
Leland Vittert’s full name is Leland Hort Vittert, and he was born on 31st August 1982, in Leland, Illinois, USA. His zodiac sign is Virgo. He’s the older son of Carol and Mark Vittert. Leland has a younger sister named Liberty Vittert, who has her show Liberty’s Great American Cookbook.
Leland grew up in St. Louis, Missouri, where he finished his secondary education before moving to the United Kingdom and enrolling at the London School of Economics. Vittert returned to the United States after getting his degree in Major Economics to attend Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism in Chicago, Illinois, where he graduated with a degree in Broadcast Journalism.
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