Cher Calvin Biography
Cher Calvin is a Filipino-American news journalist currently working as a news anchor for KTLA. She anchors the award-winning KTLA 5 News at 6, 6:30, 10, and 11 on weeknights.
Calvin anchors the award-winning KTLA 5 News at 6, 6:30, 10, and 11 on weeknights. Before her current role, Cher co-anchored the weekend evening news, as well as KTLA’s morning show, where she won an Emmy in 2005. She began her journalism career in New York as a news desk assistant editor for Time magazine. She holds a BA in broadcast journalism and a minor in political science from New York University.
She has also picked up three Golden Mike Awards: two for best public affairs program, “Access L.A.,” and one for the “KTLA 5 Morning News.” Cher joined KTLA in 2005 from Las Vegas Fox affiliate KVVU-TV, where she co-anchored “Fox 5 News This Morning.”
Her on-camera career began in Manila, Philippines, where she lived from 1998 to 2003. During that time, Cher served as a news anchor and features reporter at GMA Network, and later, as a news anchor at CNN Asia affiliate and national network, ABS-CBN.
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At ABS-CBN, Cher was the national evening news anchor for “News Central,” receiving the Golden Dove Award the Philippines’ equivalent of an Emmy Award for best newscast. Cher also received the Philippines Star Award in 2002 for best lifestyle host for the lifestyle magazine show “F,” which she co-produced and hosted for four years.
At the same time, Cher hosted the weekly political roundtable talk show “Points of View,” also on ABS-CBN, where she received two Golden Dove Awards in 2000 and 2002 for her work.
While in the Philippines, Cher’s assignments included “EDSA III,” an attempted coup to impeach former Philippines President Joseph Estrada. Some of Cher’s most memorable interviews include the then-incoming Philippines President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, former Philippines President Fidel Ramos, and Prince Albert II of Monaco.
Cher Calvin Age
Cher is 48 years old as of 2022, She was born on August 1, 1974, in the USA.
Cher Calvin Height
Calvin stands at an average height of 5 feet 6 inches with a moderate weight.
Cher Calvin Family
Cher was born and raised in New York City, New York by her loving parents, She is the daughter of the former Filipino actor Roger Calvin. She has not disclosed any further information on her mother or her siblings. Cher graduated from the Marymount School of New York in 1992, a college preparatory Catholic high school for girls on the Upper East Side of Manhattan. She is a New York University graduate with a BA in broadcast journalism and a minor in political science.
Cher Calvin Husband | Wedding
Cher is married to her loving husband, Eric Araya, who is a producer and writer, known for E! True Hollywood Story of 1996, Boone: The Bounty Hunter of 2017, and Hollywood Scandals of 2013 to 2014 Hollywood Scandals (TV Series) (segment producer – 10 episodes) … 2009-2011 E! True Hollywood Story. They got married on September 8th, 2021 in a small and glamorous ceremony attended by their friends and family. Calvin wore a stunning white gown whereas her husband opted for a black suit and bow tie.
Cher Calvin EX-Boyfriend
Cher was previously in a relationship with Swedish-American boyfriend Aki Balboa whom she met at a Grand Canyon wedding and rapidly fell in love with. Cher admitted to her dad after winning an Emmy award that she lastly discovered the love of her life and was prepared to engage and have kids.
Unfortunately, the press stays unaware of any further information about her secret boyfriend. Their marriage was unsuccessful, the pair broke up after a long-distance romance that almost ended in marriage.
Cher Calvin Salary
Cher receives an annual salary of $85,000-$95,000 from her career as a news journalist. The normal pay of a news journalist ranges from between $ 24,292 and $ 72,507 which translates to an hourly average wage of between $ 10.15 and $ 31.32. Calvin has an estimated net worth of $200,000-$500,000 as of 2022, from her successful career. Cher’s primary source of income is her career as a Journalist.