Matt O’Donnell Biography|Profile
Matt O’Donnell is a skilled American journalist currently working at ABC6-WPVI News as an anchor. He is the co-anchor of Action News Mornings, co-host of the Sunday political show Inside Story, and host and producer of the True Philadelphia Podcast. Notably, he was hired as a general assignment reporter for Action News in December of 1996, achieving a career dream to work at the station he grew up watching.
Matt O’Donnell Age
How old is O’Donnell? He is 51 years old as of 2023. O’Donnell was born on May 31, 1972, in Detroit, Michigan, USA. He celebrates his birthday on the 31st of May every year.
Matt O’Donnell Education
He attended Philip and James Elementary School in Exton and Bishop Shanahan High School in West Chester. O’Donnell later graduated from the University of Delaware which is a famous educational institution. He holds a prestigious degree in English/Journalism and a Political Science.
Matt O’Donnell Height|Weight
He stands on an average height of 5 feet 7 inches and weighs around 70kgs.
Matt O’Donnell Family
He was born in the united state, however, he has not revealed information regarding his family members. This information will be updated as soon as it is available.
Matt O’Donnell Wife|Married
He likes to keep his personal life private, hence he has not disclosed information whether he is in a relationship or not. This information will be updated as soon as it is available.
Matt O’Donnell Children
He has a son called Brendan but has not disclosed information about his kid. This information will be updated as soon as it is available.
Matt O’Donnell Career
O’Donnell stepped into just about every community in the Delaware and Lehigh Valleys in his many years of street reporting, plus tackled assignments that took him across the country and around the world: California, Brazil, Nevada, and England. Additionally, he headed into the skies in a life-changing flight with the Blue Angels. He has also reported on three political conventions (St. Paul and two in Philadelphia), interviewed two presidents (President Obama and President Trump), and covered countless pivotal stories that have shaped our region over the last two decades.
ABC6-WPVI was the first affiliate of The American Broadcasting Company. The station has been broadcasting programs to viewers in the Delaware Valley, an area covering Southeastern Pennsylvania, Delaware, and Southern New Jersey, currently representing over 8 million people for more than 70 years.WPVI-TV/Channel 6 went on the air as WFIL-TV in 1947.
Action News has been ABC6-WPVI’s legendary newscast. The format emphasizes being in as many parts of our community as possible, telling the stories that matter most to the audience. Action News is consistently the highest-rated local newscast in the region, with ratings that top the other news stations combined.
ABC6-WPVI has a long tradition of producing award-winning public affairs programs. The Public Affairs department produces a popular Sunday morning political round-table show, “Inside Story”, and “Visions,” a magazine special that airs in February, May, and September, focusing on issues, people, and stories of special interest to minority viewers. With award-winning locally produced programming, the most popular syndicated daytime talk shows, and perennial favorites like “Jeopardy” and “Wheel of Fortune,” 6abc is committed to providing viewers with the programs that make WPVI-TV “the most-watched station in the Delaware Valley.”
Matt O’Donnell salary |Net Worth
He has an estimated salary ranging between $70,000 – $125,000 and has an estimated net worth of $1 Million -$5 Million which he earns from his broadcasting career.