Brian Kilmeade Bio, Age, Heights, FOX News, Net Worth, Salary, Parents, and Wife

Brian Kilmeade Bio, Wiki

Brian Kilmeade is an American host and author working for FOX News serving as a co-host. He has been working for the station since 1997 as a sports reporter.

Brian Kilmeade Age

Kilmeade was born on May 7, 1964, in New York City, U.S. He is therefore 57 years old.

Brian Kilmeade Heights

Kilmeade stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 9 inches tall.

Brian Kilmeade FOX News

Kilmeade is the co-host of FOX News Channel’s (FNC) FOX & Friends (weekdays 6-9 AM/ET) alongside Steve Doocy and Ainsley Earhardt and the host of One Nation with Brian Kilmeade (Saturdays 8-9 PM/ET). Additionally, he serves as host of The Brian Kilmeade Show (weekdays 9 AM – 12 PM/ET) a nationally syndicated three-hour radio program on FOX News Audio. He is also the host of What Made America Great and America: Great from the Start on FOX News Media’s streaming service FOX Nation.

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Brian Kilmeade photo

After joining the station in 1997, he was soon named to the FOX & Friends role in 1998 which he has continued The show quickly climbed to the number one morning program on cable news. This was within three years of his tenure and has remained there for 20 consecutive years. Ever since he started his career in journalism on radio and TV, he has managed to enclose events and interviews that hit the headlines across the world.

Some of the interviews include; President Trump as well as former President George W. Bush. He also interviewed former Republican presidential candidate and now Utah Sen. Mitt Romney, and Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC). Additionally, he interviewed Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, Dana White, Mark Cuban, Drew Brees, Mike Tyson, Sammy Hagar, Lee Brice, Tilman Fertitta, Miranda Kerr, and Simon Cowell, to mention a few. Kilmeade has also covered 20 Super Bowls throughout his career with FOX News Media.

Brian Kilmeade Work Experience

Kilmeade had also worked for other stations prior to joining the network. For instance, he previously worked for NEWSPORT TV where he served as a freelance reporter and anchor. Prior to that, he worked for the independent station WLIG-TV in New York where he served as a sports anchor and director.

Before WLIG-TV, he worked for KHSL-TV (CBS 12) in Ontario, CA where he served as an anchor/host. He also spent some time working for XTRA-AM, an all-sports radio network where he served as a radio host on The Jim Brown Show. His career started off as a correspondent on Channel One, a daily national high school television news program. This was after he graduated from Long Island University with a B.A. in Communications.

Brian Kilmeade’s Net Worth

In Kilmeade’s career as a host and author, he has been able to accumulate a net worth ranging between $1 Million and $3 Million.

Brian Kilmeade Salary

He receives annual earnings that range between $35,000 and $100,000.

Brian Kilmeade’s Parents and Siblings

Kilmeade was born to Jim Kilmeade (father) and Marie R Kilmeade (mother). Jim (father) died in an accident in 1979 when Brian was just 14 years old. Kilmeade mentioned that his father had been his soccer coach. In September 2018, his mother passed away. Additionally, he has a brother by the name of Steve Kilmeade.

Brian Kilmeade Wife/ Spouse

Kilmeade has been happily married to Dawn Kilmeade since 3rd December 1993. He resides in Massapequa, NY where he grew up with his wife and 3 kids.

Brian Kilmeade Kids

Kilmeade and Dawn are blessed with three children: Brian, Kirstyn, and Kaitlyn. His son Brian Kilmeade was born in October 1996 and holds a bachelor’s degree in SPorts management. He works as a football Strategy Analyst for XFL and previously worked as a Football Operations Coordinator.

Brian Kilmeade Books

Kilmeade has also managed to author several New York Times bestselling books, including “The President and the Freedom Fighter,” “Sam Houston and the Alamo Avengers.” He also authored “Andrew Jackson and the Miracle of New Orleans: The Battle That Shaped America’s Destiny,” “George Washington’s Secret Six,” “The Games Do Count: America’s Best and Brightest on the Power of Sports,” and “It’s How You Play the Game: The Powerful Sports Moments That Taught Lasting Values to Americas Finest.”

Brian Kilmeade Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram

He is vocal on his social media accounts where he posts frequently. On his Twitter account, he has about 670,345 followers, around 259,000 followers on his Facebook page, and 286,535 followers on his Instagram account.