Sean Hannity Biography/Profile
Sean Hannity is a skilled American journalist currently working at FNN News as an anchor. He currently works as the host of FOX News Channel’s (FNC) Hannity (weekdays 9-10 PM/ET). Based in New York, he joined the station in 1996 and this year achieved the title of the longest-running current primetime host in cable news in television history.
Sean Hannity Age
He is 60 years old as of 2024. Hannity was born on December 30, 1961, in New York City, USA. He celebrates his birthday on the 30th of December every year.
Sean Hannity Education
He went to Sacred Heart Seminary which is in Hempstead, New York. He also attended St. Pius X Preparatory Seminary in Uniondale. Hannity went to Adelphi University and New York University.
Sean Hannity Height|Weight
He stands on an average height of 5 feet 7 inches and weighs around 70kgs.
Sean Hannity Family
He is the son of Lillian and Hugh Hannity. His mother worked as a stenographer at a county jail and a correction officer. His father was a World war II veteran and family court officer. He is the youngest of four siblings.
Sean Hannity Wife|Married
He got married to Jill Rhodes in 1993. However, things did not work out and they divorced in June 2020. He is now dating a colleague called Ainsley Earhardt. she hosts a program called Fox and friends.
Sean Hannity Children
He has two wonderful children with his ex-wife, a son called Patric, and a daughter called Merri. Both are graduates of Cold Spring Harbor High School. Patric went to Wake Forest University while her sister attended the University of Michigan.
Sean Hannity Career
Hannity showcases his candid, provocative style and conservative commentary on politics and the American agenda. The program features his signature monologue where he opens the hour breaking down hot topics of the day.
Throughout his tenure with the station, he has conducted interviews with numerous key newsmakers and political figures, including former President Trump, former Vice President Mike Pence, former Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, then-President George W. Bush, then-Vice President Dick Cheney, former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger, George Zimmerman, former New York Mayor Bill de Blasio, Reverend Jesse Jackson, as well as Sylvester Stallone, Roseanne Barr, Kim Kardashian, Mel Gibson, Michael Moore, Michael Phelps, Richard Petty, Charlie Daniels, Brad Paisley, Rascal Flatts, and most recently award-winning actor and director Sean Penn. Hannity secured the first national television interview with former Olympian and reality television star Caitlyn Jenner since announcing her candidacy for Governor of California and recently conducted Jenner’s debut interview as a FOX News Media contributor.
Hannity also secured an interview with Wendy Rittenhouse, the mother of Kyle Rittenhouse who was acquitted after shooting three men during protests in Kenosha, Wisconsin in August 2020. In 2018, he contributed to the network’s coverage of the U.S. summit with North Korea lives in Hanoi, Vietnam on his weeknight primetime show. During his on-site coverage, he presented an interview with then-President Donald Trump following his meeting with Kim Jong Un to discuss the latest news surrounding the summit.
Sean Hannity FNN
Furthermore, he presented the first interview with Trump following his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki, Finland. Hannity contributed to FNC’s live coverage of the United States and North Korea summit that took place in Singapore in 2018. His coverage of the historic meeting between Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un delivered 5.9 million viewers, making it the highest-rated program across broadcast and cable primetime that evening. Following the North Korea summit, he presented an interview with former President Trump that dominated the cable news competition, averaging 4.1 million total viewers.
His eponymous program since has dominated the cable news landscape, ranking number one in its time slot with both viewers and in the 25-54 demographic for 13 consecutive years since launching as a solo hour in January 2009, according to Nielsen Media Research. Between 2017 to 2019, Hannity reigned as the most-watched program in all of the cable news in the coveted Adults 25-54 demo and marked four consecutive years as the most-watched show in total viewers (2017-2020).In the recent past, he ended 2021 as the top-rated program airing at 9 PM/ET, besting the competition on CNN and MSNBC by double digits in both categories. Currently averaging more than 3.1 million viewers each night, the program routinely ranks in the top five programs in cable news.
Sean Hannity 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.