Who is Jamie Colby from “Strange Inheritance”?
Jamie Neil Colby is a broadcast journalist, best known to work as an anchor and a national news correspondent for the Fox News Channel, or FNC. She has hosted various programs, including “Strange Inheritance” which was shown on the Fox Business Network. She also previously served as the co-host of “America’s News Headquarters” in a position which she shared with Eric Shawn.
Wealth in News and Journalism
How rich is Jamie Colby? As of early-2018, sources estimate a net worth that is at $2.5 million, mostly earned through a successful career in journalism. She’s received awards for her work, including with local television and radio stations. As she continues her career, it is expected that her wealth will also continue to increase.
Colby’s Journey to a Career In Front of the Cameras
Jamie is no stranger to appearing in front of the camera, as she was offered commercial work during her childhood years, appearing in a commercial for KC & The Sunshine Band, and also one for Burger King during her teens. She proved to have exceptional intelligence, and at the age of 14, she was admitted to college.
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She attended the University of Miami’s International School of Business, at which she studied for a degree in Business Administration and Accounting. After completing her degree, she went on to pursue a Juris Doctor degree at the University Of Miami School Of Law, which at the age of 22 she was able to complete. Prior to her career with Fox, she initially served with CNN at which she was a correspondent. She also became a part of CBS News, which she served as both a reporter and an anchor, filling in for the program “Up to the Minute”. She then went on to do anchor work at both WPIX/WB-11 and WNYW Fox 5 New York, which was one of her earliest works with Fox. She also completed her exams to become an attorney, gaining access to be able to practice law in New York, Florida and California. During this time, she was also a co-anchor and correspondent for FOX News’ WebMD TV.
— Jamie Colby (@JamieColbyTV) April 9, 2018
During the start of her career, she was given the award “Rising News Star to Watch” by Television Week. Since joining Fox she has covered many high profile events; she was one of the reporters who reported the September 11 attacks, and her work there earned her an Edward R. Murrow National Award in 2002, and she also won a Gracie Award for investigative reporting. Aside from that, her work was also honored with the Clarion Award from the Association for Women in Communications. She also continued to serve as an attorney while working in journalism, started her law career by working as a part of an entertainment firm, and as a contributor on “The Tonight Show”. Her connections with the entertainment industry also became a way for her to find a career in news. She is also known to have worked for Johnny Carson on his divorce, and contract renewal with NBC. In 2015, Jamie became the host of the Fox Business show entitled “Strange Inheritance” which covers unusual legacies left behind by people’s friends and family.
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— Jamie Colby (@JamieColbyTV) April 13, 2018
Is Jamie Colby Married?
Jamie was previously married to the Chief of Surgery at Metropolitan Hospital located in New York City, Marc Wallack. The couple was known to have worked on a book entitled “Back to Life After a Heart Crisis: A Doctor and His Wife Share Their 8-Step Cardiac Comeback Plan”. However, their marriage ended in divorce in 2011 after 16 years, apparently due to a lot of misunderstandings especially with their son, but details are vague. She remains single.
Social Media Presence and Personal Information
Colby was born on 21 December 1970, in New York City, USA, meaning her age is at 47 years. According to various reports, she has a height of 5 feet and 7 inches and her body measurements are at 37-26-37 inches. Since she is a journalism personality, she is highly active on various social media sites, including Twitter on which she does a lot of promotions on her latest projects, particularly “Strange Inheritance”. She also promotes other programs by her network, and some of her personal daily endeavors, though mostly with work related posts. She also has a Facebook post with similar content like promotions of her programs, but some posts of her daily endeavors, including with family and friends. Her Instagram page is used for announcements, though she has pictures of her work and pictures alongside her dog. She uses her social media pages as a platform to promote news, articles, and also as a means to connect to her fans.