Josh Elliott Wiki
Josh Elliott is an American journalist from Los Angeles, California, United States currently working as a Sportscaster and news anchor for CBS News.
Josh Elliott Biography
He studied and graduated from Loyola High School of Los Angeles. He then attended the University of California, Santa Barbara, with an aim of joining the UC Santa Barbara Gauchos men’s water polo team, but ended up working at the university paper, The Daily Nexus, and later graduated in 1993 with a B.A. degree in English literature.
He then moved on to study at Columbia University‘s Graduate School of Journalism, where he graduated in 1999 with a Master’s degree in Science.
Josh Elliott Age
He was born on 6 July 1971 in Los Angeles, California, United States. He is 51 years old.
Josh Elliott Family
He was born to Susan, who gave him up for adoption to Charles Elliott and Toni Jordan. His father came out as gay when he was 13, at the time of his parents’ divorce.
Josh Elliott Wife
He has married twice. He first married Priya Narang, the couple divorced after having a daughter. He is now married to Liz Cho, a news anchor at WABC-TV in New York City. The couple got engaged in August 2014 and married on July 11, 2015 in Montecito, California.
Josh Elliott Daughter
He has a daughter, Sarina from his first marriage with Priya Narang.
Josh Elliott Height
He is 6 Feet 3 Inch tall.
Josh Elliott ESPN
After graduating from Columbia, he worked for Sports Illustrated, covering events in most major sports for six years. In 2004, he joined ESPN as a panelist for Around the Horn and Jim Rome Is Burning, and also serving as Cold Pizza’s guest co-host on ESPN2.
On ESPN Classic, he hosted the short-lived Classic Now, which aired from June 2005 to March 2006. He also appeared as a co-anchor on ESPN NEWS and reporting for SportsCenter. He contributed to ESPN the Magazine and ESPN.com. after the cancellation of a classic now. He was paired as an anchor with Hannah Storm for the first three hours of SportsCenter programming block
He joined the team at ABC’s Good Morning America in May 2011, where he began as a substitute anchor on the weekend edition of ABC World News, beginning on May 21, 2011. He also anchored Good Afternoon America together with Lara Spencer, from July 9 to September 7, 2012, as a temporary replacement for The Revolution, an ABC’s canceled talk show.
Josh Elliott NBC
On March 30, 2014, he signed a contract with NBC, but he was prohibited from appearing on news-related programming by a six-month non-compete clause, relegating him primarily to NBC Sports programming like the 2014 Kentucky Derby, where he made his on-air debut. He then left NBC in December 2015.
Josh Elliott CBS
He was hired by CBS News on March 1, 2016, to serve as the lead anchor for its digital news service CBSN. On February 10, 2017, he announced on-air that he would be leaving CBSN. This caught CBS executives off-guard for they were unaware of any plans for him to be promoted from CBSN. He was then fired on February 13, 2017.
He received a local Emmy Award in 2005, in New York City for writing and contributing to Angles on MSG Network and served as one of the co-hosts for Super Bowl XL for Westwood One Sports. In 2018, he co-hosted a four-night event showcasing the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem with feeds from dozens of live cameras and seven camera crews on Yellowstone Live on National Geographic Channel with wildlife expert Chris Packham.
Josh Elliott Salary Range
Josh’s salary range is estimated to be between $5k to $10k annually.
Josh Elliott Net Worth Range
His estimated net worth is around $100k to $200k.
Gma Josh Elliott Leaves
He left NBC after working for less than two years. It all begun after exit negotiations between NBC and his representatives.
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