Becky Anderson | Biography

Posted On: 31 Mar, 2014

Becky Anderson | Biography

Quick Facts

Date of Birth November 15, 1967
Age 53 Years 3 Month(s)
Nationality British
Profession Journalist
Husband/Spouse N/A
Ethnicity White
Is Gay/Lesbian No
Divorced? Unknown
Married Yes
Body Measurements N/A
Net Worth $2.4 Million
Height N/A
Weight N/A
Children/Kids N/A

Becky Anderson, aka Rebecca Anderson, is an English expatriate living in the United States. She is one of the CNN international’s popular and highest profile anchors.

She was born on 15 Nov 1967 in Manchester, England and wiki biography of her on the net, has very few details about her family, husband, children, and the information hasn't yet publicly available on whether she was married or single. Even some speculate her being a lesbian which may or may not be true.  

She has a Bachelor’s degree in Economics at Sussex University, and she started her career in journalism after finishing her Master in mass communication from one of the school of journalism at Arizona State University in 1992.

On her career until now, with her excellent professional skill of interviewing with close questions, she has conducted interviews with many top- leaders, politicians such as Kofi Annan, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, South African President Jacob Zuma, UN Sectary General Ban Ki- Moon, Afghan President Hamid Karzai, ex-Mexican President Felipe Calderon, and others world’s leader like Desmond Tutu, and UNHCR’s Antonio Guemes.

Not only that, she has interviewed some celebrities at home quizzing them with her flair of excellence includes Lady Gaga, Tom Hanks, Beyonce, George Clooney, Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt, Javier Barden, Martin Sheen, Sir Roger Moore, Andrew Lloyd-weber, Slash, Juliette Binoche and Alec Baldwin.

In 2012 Olympic Games, Becky Anderson was the official CNN correspondent, and also she reported at Buckingham Palace during Queen’s Jubilee celebration. She has frequently been seen reporting “Breaking news” stories.

For instance, 10 – year anniversary of 9/11 attack in New York, British election in 2010, G-20 meeting in Cannes, anti – austerity riots in Greece and Israel  - Lebanon conflict in 2006.

She also conducted leading and extensive coverage of 7/7 attack in London and continuous coverage of the Iraq-war in the Gulf.  She inevitably gets a huge income as her salary, but this hasn’t been disclosed to the public in any websites yet.

She hosts “Connect the world “on CNN, which airs the prime time on weekdays at 9 pm GMT. Any people can follow her on facebook, twitter, and her blog addresses as follows:


She uses Instagram application for her photography to post pictures on twitter and facebook. Connect the world on CNN provides the viewers to watch news beyond the headlines and into stories that are changing in the world and join them together by never thinking before in many ways.