Reeta Chakrabarti Biography

Published On Aug 14, 2016
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Date of Birth: 1964 , December-12
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
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There is information about Reeta being married and she being the mother of three lovely children. They are living a happy family life. Her nationality is British and she is of Indian ethnicity. She has an average height.

As a child, Reeta was also raised in India. There she got enrolled at Calcutta International School in Kolkata. After her high school, she joined Exeter College, Oxford with a major in English and French. She finally graduated from there in 1988. She also studied in France. She has been pursuing her professional career since the early 1990s. In 1994, she began working for BBC Radio 5 Live as a reporter. There she reported Breakfast Programme. Few months later, she was named the general news correspondent and then she began working in the TV as well. In 1997, she covered the Stephen Lawrence Inquiry as the BBC Community Affairs correspondent. At the end of 1990s, she was named the political correspondent for the BBC. There she reported on politics for BBC One, BBC Two, the BBC News Channel, BBC Radio 4 and many more. From 2014, she has been working as a presenter and reporter on BBC One. She is now aged 51 years old. Her net worth is high.

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Born in Ealing, London, England

December 12 , 1964

Talented and industrious lady, Reeta Chakrabarti was born at the end of 1964 in Ealing, London, England, United Kingdom to Indian parents. She has one sister named Lolita Chakrabarti. She grew up in Birmingham as well as in India.

Graduated from Exeter College, Oxford

1988

As a child, Reeta was also raised in India. There she got enrolled at Calcutta International School in Kolkata. After her high school, she joined Exeter College, Oxford with a major in English and French. She finally graduated from there in 1988. She also studied in France.

Began working at BBC Radio 5 Live

1994

She has been pursuing her professional career since the early 1990s. In 1994, she began working for BBC Radio 5 Live as a reporter. There she reported Breakfast Programme. Few months later, she was named the general news correspondent and then she began working in the TV as well.

Was named the BBC Community Affairs correspondent

1997

In 1997, she covered the Stephen Lawrence Inquiry as the BBC Community Affairs correspondent. At the end of 1990s, she was named the political correspondent for the BBC. There she reported on politics for BBC One, BBC Two, the BBC News Channel, BBC Radio 4 and many more.

Hosted the show, Educational Television Awards Dinners

2003

She is not only known for being the TV journalist and a presenter but also as a host of several shows. In 2003, she was seen hosting the Educational Television Awards Dinners. She hosted this show at the Royal Television Society.

Was named the presenter on BBC One

2014

Reeta Chakrabarti is a TV journalist and a presenter. In the early 2011, she was named the education correspondent for BBC News. From 2014, she has been working as a presenter and reporter on BBC One.