Charlie Rose
Charlie Rose

Charlie Rose is an American television talk show host and journalist. He is the host of ‘Charlie Rose’.  Besides, Charlie is also a co-host of ‘CBS This Morning’.

Quick Biography

Charlie was born on January 05, 1942, in Henderson, North Carolina, United States. His parents were tobacco farmers and owned a store. Charlie was the only child of, and he attended Henderson High School and Duke University. Charlie managed to live his dream by pursuing a career of his choice, which has earned him both fame and wealth in equal measures.

Quick Summary

Full Name/Real Name: Charles Peete Rose Jr
Age: 78 years old
Birth Date: January 05, 1942
Birth Place: Henderson, North Carolina, United States
Nationality: American
Religion: N/A
Parents: Charles Peete Rose, Sr.  and Margaret Frazier
Spouse: Mary King (m. 1968–1980)
Children: No
Height: 1.92m
Weight: 85 kg
Profession: Host and Journalist
Net Worth in 2020: $45 million

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

Having been born on January 05, 1942, Charlie is currently 78 years old. He stands at 1.92 meters tall and weight in at approximately 85 kilograms. His hair colour is light brown while his eyes are brown in colour.

Education, School/College University

Charlie attended Henderson High School, and later he enrolled at Duke University, intending to pursue a degree with a pre-med track. However, an internship in the office of Democratic North Carolina Senator B. Everett Jordan got Charlie interested in politics. Rose graduated in 1964 with a Bachelor’s Degree in history.

Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views

Charlie Rose was born to Charles Peete Rose, Sr.  and Margaret Frazier who were tobacco farmers. He has no siblings as he was their only child. He is an American national with political inclinations and religious beliefs which are unspecified. Charlie belongs to a mix of English and Scottish ethnic background.

Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children

Charlie Rose With Partner Amanda Burden
Charlie Rose With Partner Amanda Burden

Charlie Rose was married to Mary Rose in 1968. The couple spent 20 years together before their marriage ended in divorce in 1988. Previous to this marriage, Charlie rose had been in a relationship with the American TV Personality Sonja Morgan for a brief period.

After his divorce with Mary Rose, Charlie was involved in yet another relationship this time with v, but the two called it quits after a short while. At present, Charlie is single but in a relationship with Amanda Burden. These two have had this relationship for around 24 years.

Relationship Statistics

Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced): Divorced, in relation
When did he get married? (married date): 1968
Does he have any relationship affair? Amanda Burden‎
Is Charlie Rose Gay? No
Wife/Spouse? (name): Mary Rose
Kids: No

Professional Life and Career

Charlie started his career as a freelancer for BBC before he landed a job as a reporter for WPIX-TV. Afterwards, Charlie was hired by Bill Moyers as the managing editor for the PBS series ‘Bill Moyers’ International Report’. Charlie’s career took an upward trajectory after this as he soon became the Executive Producer of ‘Bill Moyers Journal’.

Similarly, KXAS-TV in Dallas–Fort Worth hired him as a program manager. As from 1984 to 1990, Charlie worked as an anchor of ‘CBS News Night watch’. On September 30, 1991, ‘Charlie Rose’ premiered on PBS station Thirteen/WNET.

In addition, he also became the correspondent for ‘60 Minutes II’ from January 1999 until September 2005. From 2003 to 2009, he was a member of the Board of Directors of Citadel Broadcasting Corporation. Next, ‘CBS This Morning’ replaced ‘The Early Show’, and Charlie returned to CBS to help anchor. Some of the celebrities and political figures that he has interviewed are Donald Trump, Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, Sean Penn, Bashar al-Assad and other.

Awards & Nominations

During his illustrious career, Charlie Rose has been able to bag some awards which include, News & Documentary Emmy Award for Outstanding Interview in 2014, News & Documentary Emmy Award for Outstanding Interview/Interviewer(s) – Segments in 1987, News & Documentary Emmy Award for Outstanding Interview/Interviewer(s) – Programs in 1993, and the Peabody Award in 2014.

Charlie Rose Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020

Charlie Rose Net Worth
Charlie Rose Net Worth

As of May 2020, Charlie’s net worth is estimated at $45 million. Charlie has been able to accumulate this wealth in his career as a journalist.

Rumours and Controversy/Scandal

Charlie Rose is not new to controversy just as the case with most of the celebrities. For instance, in 2017, eight women who were employees of, or aspired to work for Rose, accused him of contriving to be naked in their presence, groping them, and making lewd phone calls. These allegations seriously dented Charlie’s public image and resulted in the suspension of distribution of Rose’s show in addition to him being suspended by CBS pending investigations. Charlie later issued a statement of apology for his conduct.

Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.

Charlie Rose Facebook page has around 165,900 fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 183,000 followers. On Instagram account, Charlie Rose has around 31,200followers while on YouTube, Charlie Rose has around 103,000 subscribers.

Starting as a freelancer, Charlie has worked through the ranks to become a household name in news broadcasting and as a television personality. Albeit, the sexual allegation scandals, Charlie’s professional career has been one of the success stories in American journalism.

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