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Katty Kay Biography

Katty Kay

Facts of Katty Kay

Date of Birth: 1964 , November-14
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
Name Lusia Strus
Birth Name John Hill
Father Charles Paget
Mother Georgeanne Elliot
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Washington
Ethnicity White
Profession Ecngineer and proucer
Net Worth $1.5 million
Salary N/A
Eye Color Drack brown
Hair Color Brown
Body Measurements N/A
Weight in KG N/A
Education Illinois State University
Awards Shorty Award for Best in Food
Movies Restless
TV Show The Pompatus of Love
Siblings Molly Lu
Nick Name Kathryn
Famous for Actress, writer
Married to Lawrence O'Donnell (m. 1994)
Online Presence Facebook, Twitter, Wiki, Instagram
Sisters Presley Hernandez
Married N/A
Children : Elizabeth Buckley Harrold O'Donnell
Face Color White
Breast Size N/A
Waist size N/A
Hip Size N/A
Shoe Size N/A
Affair with Jaclyn Hill
Boyfriend Unknown
Divorce Lawrence O'Donnell (D. 2013)
Working For Movies and TV shows
Music Group Dressy Bessy, The Apples in Stereo (Since 1994), Von Hemmling

Quick Timeline of Katty Kay

1964 Born in United Kingdom
2002 Career
2004 Career
2014 Publication of her book

Detail Timeline of Katty Kay

November 14 , 1964

Born in United Kingdom

Katherine Kay was born as Kathrine 'Katty' Kay on 14th November 1964. Her father was posted to British diplomat so she spent most of his youth in Middle East countries.



In 2002, Katherine Kay returned back to BBC. She previously left BCC and started working in 'The Times.' In 2002, when she returned back to BBC, she worked as a freelance journalist.



Fron 2004, Katy started working as an as a co-presenter in the BBC world news bulletin. Mike Embley was one of her co-workers. After few years, she became correspondent of BBC World one-hour news.

April 15 , 2014

Publication of her book

On 15th April 2014, one of Katty's books got published. The book was published by Harper Business. The name of the book is 'The Confidence Code: The Science and Art of Self-Assurance-what Women should know. 


Katherine Kay was born in 1964, in Wallingford, Berkshire. She grew up in Blewbury, which is now known as Oxfordshire. She spent her youth in various Middle East countries because her father was posted there as a British diplomat. She also knows multiple languages as well. She studied French and Italian at the University of Oxford.

After Katty graduated from college, she worked in the Bank of England for a couple of months. But economics wasn’t her thing, and because of that, she had to leave for Zimbabwe to work in an aid agency. After some time, she again returned to London to work for BBC. She finally started working in BBC World Service radio. Later, she got transferred to Tokyo for BBC News television in 1992. Again, she got posted to Washington D.C, in 1996.

A few years later, she joined ‘The Times’ news bureau and again she returned to BBC but this time as a freelance journalist in 2002. From June 2004 onwards, Katty started co-presenting the BBC world news bulletins. She worked in London with Mike Embley.

Soon in 2007, she became the correspondent of BBC World’s one-hour Washington-based news broadcast on BBC World News America. We can see the show in BBC America, BBC World News, and BBC News Channel. Currently, she is working as an anchor in the show.

Kay also appears on several shows like Meet the Press (NBC), Morning Joe, The Chris Matthews Show, Larry King Live (CNN), Real time with Bill Maher (HBO). She married an ex-BBC reporter. Her husband is Tom Carver. He is the current Control Risks Group and the senior vice-president. She along with her husband has four children.

Besides journalism, Katty has written some books as well. Harper Business published one of her books on 15th April 2014, The Confidence Code: The Science and Art of Self-Assurance–What Women Should Know. She wrote the book with Shipman. She was also a Vlogger. She used to write a lot of blogs until 2009. The salary of a BBC news presenter range between $24,240 and $70,829. Depending on their work and rank, they can receive a bonus up to $14,000.