Isha Sesay | Biography

Posted On: 09 Jun, 2014


Isha Sesay | Biography

Quick Facts

Date of Birth January 06, 1976
Age 41 Years 11 Month(s)
Nationality British
Profession Journalist
Husband/Spouse Leif Coorlim
Boyfriend No
Ethnicity Black
Is Gay/Lesbian No
Partner No
Divorced? Not Yet
Married Yes
Body Measurements N/A
Net Worth Not Disclosed
Height 5 feet 3 inches
Weight N/A
Children/Kids Not Yet

Isha Sesay was born on January 6, 1976 in London, England. She is a British journalist, working as a correspondent and anchor at CNN International. Sesay is also best known among people as the host of CNN NewsCenter and BackStory, and Anderson Cooper 360’s 360 Bulletin etc. Later she joined HLN as a co-anchor for evening express in the year 2012. Sesay's got the Sierra Leone descent.

Sesay spent her childhood days at Sierra Leone with her elder sister and younger brother. Her mother was a former lecturer at Fourah Bay College and her father was a legal advisor to the Sierra Leone Produce Marketing Board (SLPMB). As a child, Sesay attended private Fourah Bay College School in Freetown. When she reached age of 16, she returned to UK for his higher studies. In London, she was enrolled at Trinity College, Cambridge where she earned her degree in English. Later she started writing to media groups to seek work from them.

Soon after her graduation, she started working for the BBC talk show Kilroy, as a reporter and an intern. After working for BBC Scotland for some time, she got her first job on BBC choice as a TV announcer. Later she joined Sky in March 2002; there she worked as an anchor for Good Morning Sports Fans for Sky Sports Newson for three years. Collecting experiences, Sesay then left Sky and joined ITN, where she was an anchor for the ITV Morning News program. In 2005 November, Isha became a news anchor and correspondent at CNN International, based in Atlanta, Georgia. She has also covered presidential election of Nigeria in the year 2007. Sesay then became host of the weekday news program International Desk and was also appointed as a host of BackStory.

In her anchoring life, Sesay has interviewed many great personalities including former boxer Michael Watson, Ellen McArthur. Besides, she has also travelled with the members of the Arsenal football team.

Sesay has an attractive personality with perfect sexy body structure. She has a tall body with an enough height. Thus, she looks hot in whatever she wears. But, her actual height in feet is not disclosed to the media till date. She puts on a light makeup and does a neat hair style that suits her profession. Sesay mostly wears a knee length skirt that flaunts her long and elegant legs in an appealing way. Her legs can also be checked out in her shows. Sesay is paid a good salary for her hard work but her net worth is not disclosed to the media.

Regarding her personal life, Sesay was engaged to her boyfriend Leif Coorlim on January 5, 2013. The couple soon got married on August 2013. Her husband Leif Coorlim also works at CNN. The couples are expecting to have a baby but Sesay doesn't seem to be pregnant. She has reached 38 years old in her age.

Other information regarding her can also be found in her personal as well as her official sites. Her short biography can also be known via wiki and IMDb. Like other celebrities, she is also in social networking sites. Her fans can follow her in twitter and Instagram as well as like her page in Facebook to get her latest updates. We will also be updating her latest wiki. So, please log in to our site.