Roop Raj Biography
Roop Raj is a skilled American journalist currently working at FOX 2 as an anchor and reporter. Catch Raj on the 5 p.m. News.
Roop Raj Age
How old is Raj? He is 46 years old as of 2023. Raj was born on October 20, 1976, in Indiana, in the United States of America. He celebrates his birthday on the 20th of October every year.
Roop Raj Education
During his first two years at Michigan State University, he was on the air at the CBS & ABC stations in Lansing, Mich.
Roop Raj Height|Weight
Raj stands on an average height of 5 feet 7 inches and weighs around 70kgs
Roop Raj Family
He was born and raised in the Midwest of the US by Indian parents, however, Raj’s parents live down the road and he is so happy they are able to watch him on TV every night. There’s nothing like coming home.
Roop Raj Wife
Raj is happily married to Julie, and they live together and their boxer pup Louise. During his leisure time, he enjoys cooking, traveling, and reading.
Roop Raj Children
He likes to keep his personal life private, hence he has not disclosed information about whether he has children or not. This information will be updated as soon as it is available.
Roop Raj Career
At the age of 14 years, he began his career when he produced and hosted his own television program in Troy, Mich.During his first two years at Michigan State University, he was on the air at the CBS & ABC stations in Lansing, Mich. Raj landed a job to anchor the news in Flint, Mich. where he did news and weather for four years. That was followed by seven years at NBC in New Orleans. Moreover, after 24 hurricanes including Katrina, he moved to Detroit in ‘09 where an economic storm was brewing. Raj is a firm believer in the city’s future.
In the 2020 elections, FOX 2 led the way, bringing you more exclusives than any other station in town. He was proud to have nailed down three exclusive, one on one interviews with then-candidate Joe Biden. In addition, he also secured three, one on one exclusives with former President Trump.
His final interview took him in the Rose Garden with a one-on-one with Trump for 15 minutes at the White House. Election Day was exciting. After getting access to candidate Kamala Harris in Detroit, he decided to call the White House and ask if former VP Pence would be game for a phone interview. He called his cell phone minutes later, capping off an extraordinary political season.
Raj is committed to continuing this connection with our community so that we can bring you stories you won’t see anywhere else. Additionally, he also believes in getting exclusives is about building relationships with people. Moreover, Raj is a public speaking coach and keynote speaker. At TEDxDetroit In 2019, he headlined with his talk highlighting the gifts of rejection.
Raj is happily married to Julie, and they live together and their boxer pup Louise. During his leisure time, he enjoys cooking, traveling, and reading. Raj hates wearing winter caps but he loves a good baseball cap on the weekends as we hack around parks throughout the area. Raj’s parents live down the road and he is so happy they are able to watch me on TV every night. There’s nothing like coming home.
Roop Raj Salary|Net Worth
Raj has an estimated salary ranging between $70,000 – $125,000 and has an estimated net worth of $1 Million -$5 Million which he earned from his broadcasting career.
Roop Raj Social Media Platforms
He is very active on social media platforms and has over 36.2k followers on Twitter, 12.7k followers on Instagram, and over 4k followers on Facebook.