Rosemary Church Biography
Rosemary Church is an accomplished journalist and an award-winning currently working at CNN as an anchor. She has more than three decades of experience covering major global events. In addition, she can be seen anchoring CNN Newsroom in the morning across Europe, Africa, and the Middle East, and in the afternoon across Asia and Australia. Catch her from Monday through Thursday from 0700-0900 GMT/0200-0400 ET on CNN International.
Rosemary Church Age
How old is Church? She is 60 years old as of 2023. She was born on 10 November 1962 in Belfast, United Kingdom. Church celebrates her birthday on the 10th of November every year.
Rosemary Church Education
Church has a Bachelor of Arts degree from the Australian National University in Canberra and has completed graduate studies in media and law at the University of Canberra.
Rosemary Church Height|Weight
She stands on an average height of 5 feet 7 inches and weighs around 60kgs
Rosemary Church Family
She is a native of Belfast, Northern Ireland, Church lived in London until her family relocated to Australia when she was 8 years old, however, she has not revealed information regarding her family members.
Rosemary Church Husband
Rosemary is happily married to Patrick O’Byrne, a literate person in health science. The duo tied the knot in 1995. They have three children; Madeline O’Byrne, James O’Byrne, and Hannah O’Byrne.
Rosemary Church Children
Church and her husband are blessed with three children; Madeline O’Byrne, James O’Byrne, and Hannah O’Byrne, hence she has not disclosed information regarding her kids.
Rosemary Church Career
Church joined CNN in 1998, and since then she has anchored many large world events and interviewed countless analysts and newsmakers. She anchored the death of Osama bin Laden broke, and it was during her show when news broke of an earthquake — and possible tsunami — in Japan, leading to multiple hours of live coverage as the tragedy unfolded.
She’s anchored the CNN’s coverage of the Covid-19 pandemic, the ongoing war in Ukraine, the rescue efforts of the 12 boys and their coach trapped in a cave in Thailand, and the deadly school shooting in Parkland, Florida, interviewing student survivors who called for an end to gun violence in America. Furthermore, she also covered the Fuego Volcano tragedy in Guatemala, the Singapore summit between U.S. President Trump and North Korea’s Kim Jong Un, the deadly chemical attack in Douma, Syria, and Europe’s immigration crisis.
Currently, she held interviews with the high-profile Malaysian politician Anwar Ibrahim immediately after he was pardoned and released from prison by Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad; former Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd around the Trump-Kim summit; and author Bill Browder on the dangers he perceives Vladimir Putin poses to the world.
Church and her colleagues, Nick Paton Walsh, and Phil Black, won the prestigious Golden Nymph award for Best 24 Hour News Programme at the Monte Carlo Television Festival for their coverage of unrest in Ukraine, which involved a deadly shooting in Kyiv’s Independence Square during anti-government protests in the year 2014. They also went on to pick up the Best Short News Report category at the Association for International Broadcasting (AIB) awards for the same coverage.
Rosemary Church CNN
She also contributed to CNN’s 2006 Edward R. Murrow Award for the network’s coverage of the Israel-Hezbollah conflict. Before joining CNN, Church served for five years as the Senior Anchor with Australia’s first international satellite news service, Australia Television (ATV), also filing stories for ATV and the Australian Broadcasting Corporation’s (ABC) Foreign Correspondent program, when she traveled to Asia.
During her tenure at ATV, Church received the New York Festival’s TV programming award for coverage of the Hong Kong Handover to China in 1997. She began her career at ABC TV in 1991 as a reporter and anchor for the main evening news bulletin in the state of Tasmania, where she also anchored the summer edition of ABC TV’s World at Noon program.
Previously, Church worked for five years at Parliament House, Canberra, with the National Media Liaison Service, while also anchoring weekend news bulletins on Channel Ten’s news service. Church worked as a media officer and speechwriter for a Member of the Federal Parliament in 1984.
She is a native of Belfast, Northern Ireland, Church lived in London until her family relocated to Australia when she was 8 years old. Church has a Bachelor of Arts degree from the Australian National University in Canberra and has completed graduate studies in media and law at the University of Canberra.
Rosemary Church Salary|Net Worth
Church has an estimated salary ranging between $70,000 – $125,000 and has an estimated net worth of $1 Million -$5 Million which she earned from her broadcasting career.
Rosemary Church Social Media Platforms
She is very active on social media platforms and has over 57.7k followers on Twitter, 8.1k followers on Instagram, and over 4k followers on Facebook.