Bill Weir Biography and Wiki
Willian Francis Weir popularly known as Bill Weir is an American television journalist for CNN based in Manhattan. He is the former co-anchor of Nightline on ABC.
Weir began his career as a general assignment reporter and weekend sportscaster at KAAL in Austin, Minnesota in 1991. He was then a sports anchor at WLUK in Green Bay, Wisconsin, and anchored WGN Morning News on WGN in Chicago from 1995 to 1988. From there he joined KABC-TV in Los Angeles as a sports anchor till 2002.
In 2004 he joined ABC News where he covered breaking news and global trends. He had an impressive career while at ABC. He co-anchored Nightline and the weekend edition of Good Morning America while at ABC. On October 12, 2013, Bill joined CNN as an anchor and Chief Innovation Correspondent, and from 2015, he hosted The Wonder List with Bill Wier.
Bill Weir’s Age and Birthday
Weir was born on 19th December 1967 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States of America. He is currently 54 years old and will be turning 55 years old in December 2022.
Bill Weir Height and Weight
Bill is a man of average stature. He stands at a height of 5 Feet and 10 inches (1.78 m) and weighs approximately 72 kg.
Bill Weir Family/ Parents
Weir’s parents divorced when he was quite young. However, information about his parent’s identity is under review and will be updated soon. His mother was however a devoted Christian and moved from one state to another in what she believed were dreams from God.
Bill Weir Education
Since Bill’s mother moved to around six states, Bill attended 17 schools. He finally graduated from Victory Christian High School in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and joined Oral Roberts University later transferring to Pepperdine University in Malibu, California graduating with a degree in journalism and creative writing.
Bill Weir’s Wife and Children
Bill has been married twice so far. His first wife was Angela Weir and they later divorced and both share a daughter Olivia born on December 19, 2003.
He then married Kelly Dowd and they are blessed with a son William River who was born in 2022 they reside in New York City.
Bill Weir Salary
The CNN correspondent and anchor earns a decent salary of about $750,000 annually.
Bill Weir’s Net Worth
From his successful career as a journalist, Bill has amassed a pretty amount of fortune. He has an estimated net worth of $3 million as of July 4, 2023.