Krishnan Guru-Murthy Bio, Age, Height, Channel 4 News, Net Worth, Salary, Parents, and Wife

Krishnan Guru-Murthy Bio, Wiki

Krishnan Guru-Murthy is an English Presenter/Anchor working for Channel 4 News where he presents for the foreign affairs documentary series Unreported World since joining the station in 1998. In addition, he also hosts the podcast ‘Ways to Change the World’. Here he interviews one guest each week about the big ideas in their lives and the events that have helped shape their thinking.

Krishnan Guru-Murthy Age

Guru was born on the 5th of April 1970 in Liverpool, England. He is 51 years old as of 2021.

Krishnan Guru-Murthy Height

He stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 9 inches.

Krishnan Guru-Murthy Education

He got a chance to attend the then-private Queen Elizabeth’s Grammar School located in Blackburn. This was before studying Politics, Economics, and Philosophy at Hertford College in Oxford.

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Krishnan Guru-Murthy Work Experience

Since joining the station, he has fronted big events for the station. These range from special war reports from Gaza, Yemen, and Syria to the Omagh bombing, 9/11, and the Mumbai attacks. In addition, having covered five British Elections, he does special political shows for Channel 4 which includes the “Ask the Chancellors” debate.

He also reports commentator on major live events for Channel 4 News such as the Paralympics Ceremonies. Additionally, he anchors controversial programs outside news which includes the first live televised “Autopsy.”

He began his television career at an early age when he was only about 18 years old presenting youth television for the BBC. In addition, he went ahead to produce, present, and report a variety of programs from Newsnight to Newsround.

Krishnan Guru-Murthy Net Worth

In Murthy’s career as a Presenter/Anchor, he has been able to accumulate a net worth ranging between $1 Million and $3 Million.

Krishnan Guru-Murthy Salary

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

Krishnan Guru-Murthy Parents

Murthy is the son of an Indian consultant radiologist who was working in Burnley and Blackburn. At a point in life, the family resided in Liverpool before moving to “gothic folly” in a village outside Burnley. He has a sister known as Geeta Guru-Murthy, who works as a BBC News journalist. In addition, he has a brother known as Ravi Guru-Murthy who was a Chief Innovation Officer of the International Rescue Committee. Krishnan however shares no information in relation to his mother.

Krishnan Guru-Murthy Wife/ Spouse

He is married to his lovely wife, Lisa Guru-Murthy. However, he shares no more information in relation to his wife, and or where, how, and when they met or tied the knot. An update of this information will be out when available.

Krishnan Guru-Murthy Kids

Together, the duo counts it a blessing to have two children whom they greatly love. He, however, prefers to keep his children away from the limelight.

Krishnan Guru-Murthy Illness and Music

He is suffering from Crohn’s disease but he continues to work hard in order to fend for his family. In addition, he has also previously played in a rock band with Peter Barron, and the CCO, Chief Creative Officer of Endemol UK.

Krishnan Guru-Murthy Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram

He is vocal on his social media accounts where he posts frequently. On his Twitter account, he has about 654,150 followers, and about 10,330 followers on his Instagram account.