Karin Giannone Bio, BBC, Age, Height, Parents, Spouse, Children, Salary, and Net Worth

Who is Karin Giannone?

South African-born British, Journalist and Presenter Karin Giannone, works with BBC where she serves the station as a news presenter. She has been working with the station since 2005.

Karin Giannone
Karin Giannone

Karin Giannone Date of Birth / Age

Giannone is approximately 48 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.

Karin Giannone Height

Giannone stands at a height of approximately 5 feet and 8 inches tall.

Karin Giannone Parents and Siblings

Giannone was born and raised in South Africa. She manages to keep information regarding her parents, siblings, and extended members of her family away from the limelight. We will however update this information once it’s available to the public.

Karin Giannone Spouse / Husband

Giannone has for a long time been keeping details regarding whether or not she is dating private. It is therefore not known whether Giannone is married or not but the information will be updated once available.

Karin Giannone Kids / Children

Details regarding whether or not Giannone 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.

Karin Giannone Education

Giannone graduated from Newnham College, Cambridge.

Karin Giannone Career

Giannone edited the student magazine Varsity magazine at Cambridge, which led to work experience at Anglia Television and on graduation in 1997 she joined the regional ITV station in Norwich as a news trainee, producing, reporting and presenting for regional news bulletins. In 1999 her language and broadcasting skills helped her land a role as a reporter and presenter for Channel 4’s Football Italia series, where she covered the Italian Soccer scene for a season, flying between the UK and Italy every week.

She returned to Anglia in 2000 as a presenter and reporter, this time for the program for the east of the region covering Norfolk, Suffolk and Essex. She also followed troops from the region for a series of reports from Afghanistan in 2002. Giannone then moved to London to present a variety of shifts for Sky News, before joining BBC News in 2005. Her work assignments have included a stint presenting World News Today on the BBC World News channel from Washington at 10:00 pm EST during July/August 2008. She presented live coverage from South Africa following the death of Nelson Mandela in 2013.

From 3 March 2014, Giannone presented live coverage on the BBC News Channel at the trial of Oscar Pistorius in Pretoria, South Africa. She anchored the BBC’s French presidential election coverage in 2017 from Paris, Italian elections in 2018 from Rome, and the Indian election from Delhi in 2019.

She is now the regular presenter of BBC World News from 0700-1000GMT Wednesdays and Thursdays including WorkLife with Sally Bundock at 830am in the UK, Friday 1600-1900 and Sunday 1800-2300 (including World News Today at 9pm on the BBC News Channel.)

How Much Does Karin Giannone Earn?

Giannone earns an annual salary that ranges from $100,000-$500,000.

How Much is Karin Giannone Worth?

As a presenter, Giannone has been able to accumulate a net worth that ranges from $1 million to $5 million.

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