Brian Kilmeade Biography
Brian Kilmeade is an American Host/Anchor/Author working with the Fox News Channel(FNC) as a Host for the Fox and Friends Show which airs every weekday from 6-9 AM/ET. He joined the station in the year 1997. There, he hosts the show Fox and Friends alongside fellow hosts Steve Doocy and Ainsley Earhardt. In addition, he is the Host of One Nation with Brian Kilmeade which airs every Saturday 8-9 PM/ET.
Brian Kilmeade Date of Birth / Birthday
Kilmeade was born on the 7th of May 1964 in New York City, United States. He is 57 years old as of 2021.
Brian Kilmeade Measurements/Height
He stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 8 inches.
Brian Kilmeade Partner/ Wife
Kilmeade is married to Dawn Kilmeade. The couple tied the knot on 3rd December 1993. They are blessed with three children. He currently resides in Massapequa, NY where he grew up with his wife and 3 kids.
Brian Kilmeade Kids/Children
Together, the duo are proud parents to their three children and the family resides in Massapequa, New York. His children include one son Bryan Kilmeade and two daughters namely, Kirstyn and Kaitlyn Kilmeade. His son was born in October 1996 and holds a bachelor’s degree in sports management. Bryan works as a Football Strategy Analyst for XFL where he previously worked as a Football Operations Coordinator.
Brian Kilmeade Relatives/ Family
Kilmeade was born in New York City to his parents Jim Kilmeade, father, and his mother Marie R Kilmeade. Unfortunately, his father passed away in an accident in the year 1979 when he was about 14 years old. He mentioned that his father had been his soccer coach. Later on, his mother also passed away in September of 2018. In addition, he also has a brother named Steven Kilmeade. However, he shares no information in regards to his family. We will update this information once it’s available.
Brian Kilmeade Fox News
Kilmeade works as a host with the FNC team where he hosts a number of shows. Soon after joining the station, he was given the role of hosting Fox and Friends in the year 1998. He has continued the show and quickly climbed it to the number one morning program in cable news within the three years of his tenure with the show. Kilmeade has remained on the show for more than 20 consecutive years.
He is in addition a host of The Brian Kilmeade Show which airs every weekday from 9 AM – 12 PM/ET. This is a nationally syndicated three-hour radio program which airs on Fox News Audio. In addition, he works as a host of What Made America Great and America: Great from the Start on FOX News Media’s streaming service FOX Nation. His radio program is also among the most popular offerings on Fox News Audio with over 250 terrestrial affiliates nationwide. This is along with his daily show podcast which currently has about 2 million unique listeners.
In his television and radio tenure, he has conducted long-form interviews with hundreds of newsmakers in politics. This is in addition to celebrities and athletes. Among them includes former President George W. Bush, former President Trump, Utah Senator Mitt Romney, and former Republican presidential candidate, Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC).
In addition, he has interviewed celebrities and athletes such as Sylvester Stallone, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, Mark Cuban, Sammy Hagar, Dana White, and Paul McCartney. Additionally, he has also interviewed Lee Brice, Drew Brees, Simon Cowell, Mike Tyson, Tilman Fertitta, and Miranda Kerr, among others. In addition, he has also covered 20 Super Bowls throughout his career with Fox News Media.
Brian Kilmeade Profession
Prior to the FNC, he was a freelance reporter and anchor for NEWSPORT TV where he was anchoring ScoreboardCentral. Additionally, he also served as a sports anchor and director at the independent station WLIG-TV in New York and as an anchor/host for KHSL-TV(CBS 12) located in Ontario, Canada.
In addition, he has also worked as a radio host on The Jim Brown Show on XTRA-AM, which is an all-sports radio network. He is a proud graduate of Long Island University where he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications. Later on, he kick-started his career as a correspondent on Channel One which is a daily national high school television news program.
Brian Kilmeade Income
Kilmeade receives an annual income ranging between $30,000 and $90,000.
Brian Kilmeade Net Worth
Through Kilmeade’s career as a Host/Anchor/Author, he has been able to accumulate a net worth that ranges between $1million and $1.5 million.
Brian Kilmeade Books
He is the author of multiple New York Times bestselling books which includes “The President and the Freedom Fighter,” “Andrew Jackson and the Miracle of New Orleans: The Battle That Shaped America’s Destiny,” “The Games Do Count: America’s Best and Brightest on the Power of Sports,” “The President and the Freedom Fighter,” “It’s How You Play the Game: The Powerful Sports Moments That Taught Lasting Values to Americas Finest,” “George Washington’s Secret Six,” and “Sam Houston and the Alamo Avengers.”
Brian Kilmeade podcasts
He hosts his own podcast titled, Brian Kilmeade Show where his guests team up for lively debate and discussion of the news and issues that all Americans are talking about. The podcast can be found every weekday from 9 am Eastern on FoxNewsTalk.com.
Brian Kilmeade Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram
Kilmeade is active on his social media accounts. He has about 263,000 followers on his Facebook Page, about 680,885 followers on his Twitter account, and around 287,040 followers on his Instagram account.