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Victor Blackwell

Facts of Victor Blackwell

Date of Birth: 1981
Birth Nation: United States

Quick Timeline of Victor Blackwell

1981 Born in United States
1999 Graduated from Milford Mill Academy
2002 Worked at WHAG-TV
2012 Joined CNN
2009 Won Regional Emmy Award
2007 Won Unity Award

Detail Timeline of Victor Blackwell

1981

Born in United States

Best known for his sharp mind and intelligent brain, Victor Blackwell was born in the early 1980s in somewhere in United States of America to African and American parents. He is an American and is of black ethnicity.

1999

Graduated from Milford Mill Academy

Victor received his formal education at Milford Mill Academy. He also served as the class president of his high school for several years. In 1999, he earned his high school graduation and then he joined Howard University with a major in Broadcast Journalism.

2002

Worked at WHAG-TV

He began his broadcasting career while he was still enrolled at Howard University. There he joined the University’s public television station WHUT-TV. After graduating from there, he joined WHAG-TV and served them as their reporter and fill-in anchor.

2012

Joined CNN

He was hired by CNN in 2012 and he began serving them as its correspondent, based at CNN’s southeast bureau. From the early 2014, he has been working as a co-host of New Day Saturday and Sunday.

2009

Won Regional Emmy Award

In 2007, he got nominated in Regional Emmy Award for the first time in his life. He also got nominated in this award in 2008 but he won this award for the first time only in 2009. He was honored with this award that year for Outstanding Feature Reporting.

2007

Won Unity Award

Till date he has been honored with several prestigious awards and honors in his life. In 2007, he won Unity Award for the first time in his life and that was for his reporting on the high school graduation rate of black boys.

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Victor has not been married yet as there is no any information about his wedding date, spouse and divorce in the media. Recently he shocked the world by revealing that he is a gay. There is no any information about his affairs in the media.

Victor received his formal education at Milford Mill Academy. He also served as the class president of his high school for several years. In 1999, he earned his high school graduation and then he joined Howard University with a major in Broadcast Journalism. He also earned his B.A from there. He began his broadcasting career while he was still enrolled at Howard University. There he joined the University’s public television station WHUT-TV. After graduating from there, he joined WHAG-TV and served them as their reporter and fill-in anchor. After that he joined WTLV/WJXX where he worked as a reporter and weekend anchor. He was hired by CNN in 2012 and he began serving them as its correspondent, based at CNN’s southeast bureau. From the early 2014, he has been working as a co-host of New Day Saturday and Sunday. He has been earning lucrative amount of salary annually and his net worth is 1 million dollar.