Michael Holmes Biography

Published On Jan 11, 2018
Facts of Michael Holmes
Date of Birth: 1960 , December
Birth Nation: Australia
Name Michael Holmes
Birth Name Michael Holmes
Nationality Australian
Birth Place/City Perth
Profession Television host
Working For CNN International
Net Worth $25 million
Salary 200-300 thousand US Dollars
Weight in KG 120 kg
Married Yes
Married to Alexandra Lorex
Children 3
Divorce Yes
Online Presence Facebook,Twitter,Wiki
Nick Name Michael
Father Jim Holmes
Mother Shirley Holmes
Ethnicity White
Education Queensland University
Awards The Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal
TV Show CNN Newsroom
Eye Color Light-Brown
Hair Color Brown
Face Color White
Famous for Businessman, investor, television host, philanthropist
Books The Holmes Manual
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After gaining the academic qualification, Holmes began his career as a reporter at "West Australian Newspaper."  He worked as a reporter for Daily News afternoon newspaper. After four years with the company, he then joined the Nine Network Australia as a reporter and producer.

Holmes then joined the Freelance Writer/Producer as a writer and producer and served as a Freelance writer and producer. He worked as a correspondent for "Nine Network Australia" for around 8 years. Besides, he also included CNN INternatioanl since April 1996 as an anchor or correspondent.

Currently, Michael Holmes anchoring reality show on CNN. He also hosted, and moderate CNN events in many countries include, New Delhi, Chicago, and Shanghai, etc. During his Career in CNN, he serves along with Timothy Law Snyder, Leyla Santiago and, Mary Katharine Ham

As a news anchor, Michael Holmes was nominated for New & Documentary Emmy Award for Outstanding Live Coverage of a Current New Story and honored with "Australian Television Society Award."

Currently, Michael Holmes is 57 of age, and till this date, his married life and the love affair is mysterious. He might be involved in some love affair in the past but he has not revealed regarding the information about girlfriend, wife, children, sibling. He joined the Twitter in April 2009, and currently, he has over 20.2 k followers and often posts recent activities on Twitter.

Michael Holmes receives around $187,04 as a yearly salary from CNN and has a net worth of around $3 million as of 2018. Since 1978, she collects a lot of money through his profession. She currently, lives a lavish life with his family.

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Born in Australia


One of the well-known personality, Michael Holmes was born in December 1960 in Australia to his middle-class parents. He came into the limelight after he became active in the field of journalism.

joined the West Australian Newspaper


Holmes began his career joining "West Australian Newspaper" in January 1978 as a reporter. Further, he left the company after four years. He then worked for 5 years as a reporter at "Nine Network Australia."

joined the Freelance writer


Holmes then joined the Freelance Writer as a writer and producer in January 1987. After a year, he left the company and joined the Nine Network Australia as a correspondent in January 1988.

Joined the CNN International


Michael Holmes joined the CNN International as an anchor/Correspondent in April 1996. Since 1996, he is working with the company and anchoring daily program CNN Today 5-7.30pm ET.

Total Net Worth


Michael Holmes earns around $187,04 as a yearly salary from CNN and has a net worth of around $3 million as of 2018. Since 1978, she collects a lot of money through his profession.