Who is Fiona Bruce?
British, Producer, Presenter, and Host, Fiona Bruce, works with BBC where she serves station as a newsreader and television presenter. She has been working with the station since 1989.
Fiona Bruce Date of Birth / Age
Bruce is approximately 60 years as of 2022 although her exact age is not known as she has managed to keep her date of birth away from the public. However, we will update the information once available.
Fiona Bruce Height
Bruce stands at a height of approximately 5 feet and 5 inches tall.
Fiona Bruce Parents and Siblings
Bruce was born on 25 April 1964 in what was then the State of Singapore, Malaysia to an English mother and a Scottish father, who had a long career at Unilever, becoming a regional managing director. Before that, the Bruce family had lived for several generations in the fishing village of Hopeman in Scotland. Bruce has two elder brothers. Bruce’s great-grandfather, Frederick Crouch, died in fighting on the Western Front in World War I.
Fiona Bruce Spouse / Husband or Wife
Bruce has for a long time been keeping details regarding whether or not she is dating private. It is therefore not known whether Bruce is married or not but the information will be updated once available.
Fiona Bruce Kids / Children
Details regarding whether or not Bruce has any children are not available to the public at the moment. However, we will update this information once more details concerning this are available.
Fiona Bruce Education
Bruce was educated at Gayton Primary School in Wirral, the International School of Milan, and then from the age of 14 until 18 attended Haberdashers’ Aske’s Hatcham College in New Cross, London. She attended the University of London Institute in Paris and is a fluent speaker of French and Italian.
Fiona Bruce Career
After leaving university, Bruce joined a management consulting firm for a year but found the experience depressingly dull. After becoming an assistant producer on Panorama, she made the change to reporting in 1992 on Breakfast News. She then moved to BBC South East, appearing as an occasional presenter and reporter on Newsroom South East and a weekly current affairs program, First Sight. Program 1995, she was a reporter on the BBC2 current affairs program Public Eye. She then reported for Panorama and Newsnight.
In 1999 Bruce presented the program as a cover for the programmes enter Huw Edwards, as well as regularly on Fridays until a presenter reshuffle in January 2003 to coincide with the retirement of Michael Buerk and the move of Peter Sissons to the BBC News channel.
Both Edwards and Bruce moved to the BBC Ten O’Clock News and continue to present the program. Bruce was the program presenter of the bulletin. In 2007, Bruce returned to presenting the BBC News at Six. After an eleven-year tenure, she stepped down in January 2019. From 2003 to 2007, Bruce presented and reported in the BBC One current affairs series, Real Story.
After the murder of Jill Dando, Bruce took over the position of co-presenter on Crimewatch alongside Nick Ross, until both were replaced by Kirsty Young towards the end of 2007. In 2001, Bruce became one of the presenters of the BBC general election results program. In 2006, following a court case whereby British Airways requested that a program employee conceal her cross, because it infringed the airline’s dress code, the BBC disclosed it had some concerns over the fact that Bruce often wore a cross necklace, although she was not banned from doing so.
On 10 January 2019 Bruce, as the first full-time female host, succeeded long-time host David Dimbleby on the BBC’s debate program Question Time. Her tenure as host was almost immediately embroiled in controversy, and in May 2020, Bruce stated “QT is, without doubt, the hardest job I’ve ever done.”
Fiona works with WICZ where she serves alongside her fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists such as;
- Martine Croxall
- Reeta Chakrabarti
- Tina Daheley
- Victoria Derbyshire
- Huw Edwards
- Christian Fraser
- Joanna Gosling
- Jane Hill
- Geeta Guru-Murthy
- Mishal Husain
- Faisal Islam
- Roger Johnson
- Stephen Sackur
- Lyse Doucet
- Yalda Hakim
- Ben Brown
- Jon Sopel
- George Alagiah
- Emma Barnett
- Marcella Whittingdale
How Much Does Fiona Bruce Earn?
Bruce earns an annual salary that ranges from $100,000-$500,000.
How Much is Fiona Bruce Worth?
As a journalist, Bruce has been able to accumulate a net worth that ranges from $1 million to $5 million.
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