Anjali Rao Biography, CNN International
Anjali Rao is a renowned award-winning Australian-Indian television news anchor, and broadcast journalist born in Hong Kong. She is best known for her work as an international news anchor and correspondent for CNN International. Anjali also became a journalist for Sky News and Channel 5 News in the United Kingdom. Rao also starred in season 5 of The Real Housewives of Melbourne.
Anjali started her career working as a producer and reporter at Hong Kong’s Wharf Cable Television before joining Seven Network in Melbourne, Australia. She then became a news anchor at Star TV based in Hong Kong before joining CNN International as an anchor in January 2006. At CNN, she anchored breaking news, hosted talk shows, and covered major global events before resigning in August 2012.
Quick Facts About Anjali Rao | Wiki
- Name: Anjali Rao
- Age: 49 years old
- Birthdate: April 8, 1974
- Zodiac Sign: Aries
- Place of Birth: Hong Kong
- Nationality: Australian-Indian
- Occupation: Journalist
- Parents: Indian father Dr. Prithvi Raj Rao and Australian mother Cynthia Lockeyear
- Net Worth: $3 million
- Height: 5 feet 2 inches (1.57 m)
- Weight: 54 kg (119 lb)
Anjali Rao Age and Birthday
Rao was born on April 8, 1974, in Hong Kong. She is 49 years old. Her Zodiac sign is Aries.
Anjali Rao Height and Weight
Rao is a stunning journalist who stands at a height of 5 feet 2 inches (1.57 m) tall and weighs about 54 kg (119 lbs).
Anjali Rao Family/ Parents
Rao was born in Hong Kong to her Indian father Dr. Prithvi Raj Rao and Australian mother Cynthia Lockeyear. Her father was a doctor who passed on at the age of 55 when Anjali was about five years old. Her mother was born in Bendigo, Victoria, Australia, and currently resides in the United Kingdom.
Growing up in England, Anjali attended Cobham Hall School in Kent and The King’s School in Canterbury, Kent, England. Anjali then joined The City University in London where she graduated with a bachelor’s degree with Honours in Sociology and Media Studies.
Anjali Rao Husband/ Spouse
The renowned journalist was previously married to Brett Gullan with whom she has a son with.
Anjali Rao’s Net Worth
As of 2023, Anjali has an estimated net worth of $3 million. She has earned her fortune from her career as a television journalist for more than two decades now.
Anjali Rao’s Awards
Rao’s professionalism, journalistic expertise, and engaging on-screen presence have earned her a number of prestigious awards including the Peabody Award, and in 2009 she was named Best Current Affairs Presenter at the Asian Television Awards.
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