Jacqueline London Biography & Net Worth
|Popular Name:||Jacqueline London|
|Real Name:||Jacqueline London|
|Birth Date:||June 27, 1971|
|Birth Place:||Chicago, Illinois, United States|
Tony McGee (m, 2010)
|Profession:||Journalist, Television Personality|
|Net Worth:||$2.5 Million|
Emmy-winning journalist and reporter Jacqueline London became a member of the NBC10 team when she joined the prestigious network, and since her arrival in March 2013, the beautiful Chicagoan has been at the helm of things at the station. She can currently be seen co-hosting NBC10 News at 5 PM and 11 PM during weekdays. Before joining NBC10, London was an employee of WKMG in Orlando, Florida, where dedicated a decade of her life as an anchor and reporter. While there The Orlando Business Journal named her the ‘Best News Anchor’ for her remarkable performances. She also won two Suncoast Emmy Awards while at WKMG, one for “Primetime London”, a program written, produced, and hosted by London herself.
Jacqueline London got her start at the ABC affiliate WQAD in Moline, Ill. During her two years at the station, she hosted its weekend morning news and also reported for the afternoon and evening newscasts. With more than 15 years of experience in broadcasting, London is known for her one-on-one interviews, from local newsmakers and famous personalities to former president Barack Obama and his wife Michelle. She interviewed Jimmy Fallon in late 2013 as he prepared for his new role as anchor of NBC’s iconic late-night program ‘The Tonight Show’. A native of Chicago, London attended the University of Iowa from which she graduated with a B.A. in journalism and mass communication. She is also very active in the community and likes to get involved in women and children’s issues, and other causes she considers noteworthy. She currently lives in Philadelphia where she works to raise awareness for diabetes and heart disease. Since moving to Philadelphia, London has emceed the 2014 Annual Heart Ball, Philadelphia’s 2013 Heart Walk, and the American Diabetes Association’s Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes.
Jacqueline London’s Biography
American Emmy Award-Winning journalist Jacqueline London was born and brought up in Chicago, Illinois, in the United States. She was born on June 27, 1971, and was raised by her parents in the company of her sister named Lorna London. After completing her elementary education, she joined a high school in Chicago, after which she enrolled in the University of Iowa, graduating with a Bachelor of Arts degree in journalism and mass communication before proceeding to start her career.
Jacqueline London’s Career
London is currently working as a news anchor and reporter for NBC 10 News. She worked as a reporter and television news anchor at WKMG-TV before joining NBC. Citing her work at her current workplace, Jacqueline’s outstanding performances led The Orlando Business Journal to name her the ‘Best News Anchor’. Her contributions while at WKMG also won her two Suncoast Emmy Awards, one for “Primetime London”, a program written, produced, and hosted by London herself.
In addition to news reporting and storytelling, London is also well known for her exclusive one-on-one interviews. Her job has seen her interview many prestigious entertainers and politicians in the country, including former United States President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle Obama. She has also interviewed the likes of Jimmy Fallon and a host of many others.
Personal Life & Family
London is a happily married woman, and there’s no doubt that she is enjoying a peaceful and lovely marriage. Since 2010, she has been legally married to her heartthrob Tony McGee, who is a former NFL tight end player. During his playing days, Tony played for several teams in the National Football League, including the likes of the Cincinnati Bengals, New York Giants, and Dallas Cowboys. He is also a former chief executive officer of the popular freight company HNM Global Logistics.
As famous as the ambitious news anchor is, she makes sure she keeps a section of her life away from the prying eyes of the public. While we do know about her marriage and her husband, there’s nothing on ground regarding what they do off-camera, where they spend their vacations, their hobbies, and routines. There is also no record of any children between them yet. Jacqueline maintains a very low profile and can be seen posting on her Facebook and Twitter accounts sometimes.
Her work aside, Jacqueline London likes to connect with people in the community, and also enjoys getting involved in women and children’s issues, and other causes she considers noteworthy. In Philadelphia where she currently lives with her husband, London works to raise awareness for diabetes and heart disease. She has emceed the 2014 Annual Heart Ball, Philadelphia’s 2013 Heart Walk, and the American Diabetes Association’s Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes as well as contributed to various charity causes since moving to Philadelphia.
Awards & Achievements
Having spent more than 15 years in broadcasting, London has been at the receiving end of several awards and accolades, mostly for her incredible contributions to the field of journalism. She was a recipient of two Suncoast Emmy Awards while working at WKMG, one for “Primetime London”, a program written, produced, and hosted by London herself. In addition to that, The Orlando Business Journal named her the ‘Best News Anchor’ for her unique and effortless style of carrying out her responsibilities. London’s job has seen her interview several prominent figures in the United States. She is also a known humanitarian who likes to get involved with charity causes in her community. In her time in the journalism industry where she has spent over a decade and a half, London has become known as one of the most valuable and dedicated female reporters in the United States, and this on its own, is a remarkable feat that anyone in her profession would be proud of.
Jacqueline London Net Worth
According to our sources, the salaries of NBC 10 News anchors can range from an average of $37,000 to $207,000 a year. However, these figures may vary according to the rank and experience of the employee in question. At this instant, we do not have access to the exact salary of Jacqueline London. She has spent more than fifteen years in the journalism industry and has worked for known stations like WQAD, WKMG, and NBC where she has spent the last eight years of her life. This means that she has garnered enough experience from the job which has helped her win several awards as well as amass a net worth of $2.5 million.