Errol Barnett Biography

Updated On Mar 24, 2019 Published On Dec 07, 2015
Facts of Errol Barnett
Date of Birth: 1983 , April-3
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
Name Errol Barnett
Father Gary Barnett
Mother Pamela, Moses Christie
Nationality Ameriacan
Birth Place/City Milton Keynes
Ethnicity Black
Profession Journalist
Working For CNN
Net Worth N/A
Eye Color Black
Weight in KG 98 kg
Married Yes
Married to N/A
Education University of California, Los Angeles
TV Show United Nations
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Errol Barnett is a famous British-American anchor and correspondent for CBS News. He is widely known for anchoring CNN Newsroom. He has reported from 22 different countries.

Early Life And Education Of Errol Barnett

Errol Barnett was born on April 3, 1983, and is currently aged 35 as of early 2019. He was born in Milton Keynes, England, the United Kingdom to mother Pamela Christie and father Michael Christie.

His mother later remarried to Gary Barnett, a US Air Force sergeant through which Errol took his surname as Barnett. He’s also famous for covering the news about the death of President Nelson Mandela. Regarding his Nationality, he’s American-British and belongs to black ethnicity.

Errol first enrolled to Garden Lakes Elementary School and then joined West View High School for further education. Afterward, he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Prior to that, Errol joined a digital content provider, One News where he worked as an anchor and reporter.

Errol Barnett's Career

During Errol Barnett's tenure in One News, he covered the news of Barack Obama’s keynote speech at 2004 Democratic National Convention by which he came into the spotlight.  

Correspondingly, an international English language cable, CNN International hired Errol after graduating from UCLA. On that point, he reported on the rise of social media like Facebook and Twitter and also covered the death of President Nelson Mandela, miner strikes, the 50th anniversary of the African Union’s founding.

Currently, Errol has worked with CBS News appearing on CBS This Morning, the CBS Evening News and on the Digital network CBSN.    

Errol Barnett's Net Worth

Errol earns a great amount of money through his multi-professions, which has added his net worth. As of early 2019, Errol Barnett's net worth is estimated to be around $1 million that he collected from his journalism and broadcasting career.

Errol Barnett's Personal Life

Talking about Errol Barnett's personal life and current relationship status, he is unmarried but is engaged to his fiancee Ariana Shordy. The pair first met in 2015 and after dating for around two years, they got engaged on 29 December 2017.

The pair is living a happy life together, and as of now, there has not been any serious conflict, which would lead to their separation. The duo has disclosed that they will be tying the knot in 2019.

Errol Barnett is a man of amazing personality. His sexy looks have attracted most of the women at the current time. 

Errol stands a height of 5 feet 8 inches and his weight is around 90 kg.

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Born in Milton Keynes, England

April 3 , 1983

Born as Errol Barnett in Milton Keynes, England, United Kingdom to Pamela and Michael Christie, Errol was raised in middle class family. He holds the citizenship of Britain and United States and is of Jamaican and British descent.

Joined Channel One News


Errol gained his elementary education from Garden Lakes Elementary School and then he joined Westview High School. But before completing his high school education he joined Channel One News and began working there as an anchor and reporter.

Covered Barak Obama’s speech


Being an anchor and reporter of Channel One News, he covered the news of Barack Obama’s keynote speech at 2004 Democratic National Convention. He also covered most of the news about the 2001 September 11 terror attack.

Graduated from University of California


After his high school graduation, he continued serving in the Channel One News but later he desired to continue of his higher education and then he joined University of California and there he majored in political science. He graduated from there in 2008.

Joined CNN


 In 2008, he also gained his Bachelor of Arts degree from University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and soon after his graduation from there he joined CNN and began serving them as a correspondent and anchor.

Became neutralized US citizen

September 21 , 2015

Though he was born in Milton Keynes, England, United Kingdom, he spends most of his childhood days in United Kingdom. His mother British but his mother married for the second time to a US national and they settled in US. After being in US for such a long time, he finally issued his US citizenship in September 2015.

Dating African model


These days, Errol is seen having romantic love affairs with his African girlfriend. His girlfriend is a professional model and they have been having this relation since a long time. They also wished to continue this love life into a married life.

Net Worth


As of early 2019, Errol Barnett's net worth is estimated to be around $1 million that he collected from his journalism and broadcasting career.