Michael Holmes, an Australian news anchor, as well as a correspondent for the CNN International, was previously married to his then wife Alexandra Lorex. He exchanged his vows with Lorex when he was just 19 years old. Later after a couple of years, he became the father of a daughter Amanda. He also has other two children with Lorex, a daughter named Sherry and a son named Mike Holmes. He has not revealed his height.
Michael Holmes is one among the popular and most loved celebrities on the television screen, whom we have been knowing and are seeing daily. Some of us may be his fan for a long time as well as may want to have more information regarding him. Some of us also may be having information regarding Holmes’ professional and personal life from different gossip pages, newspapers as well as magazines. He has anchored CNNI’s CNN Today since November 2014 along with Amara Walker.
Now, let’s extract few more details regarding Holmes’ bio which has been obtained from various sources. He is the native of Perth, Australia. He came into this world in December of the year 1960 which has now made him reach the age of 56. From 1973 till 1977, he went to get his education from the Wesley College, Perth High School.
At the beginning of his career, Holmes started working at Daily News newspaper when he was just 17 years old. He had the hopes and aspirations of getting far ahead in the TV career. So, in 1992, he joined Nine Network. Since then, he has received a number of opportunities for working for numerous British media outlets like TV-AM, WTN, and The Observer Newspaper.
It was in 1996 when he was hired by the CNN making him the first individual who belongs to Australian nationality to be offered the position at the network. He has reported extensively around the world including various deployments to Iraq as well as Afghanistan wars and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict and 2011 uprising in Libya. He was also a CNN convoy ambushed by the insurgents in Iraq that cost lives of 2 staff members. Besides, having nearly 40 years of journalism experience, Holmes has also worked as foreign correspondent in dozens of the countries.
Michael Holmes has been active since 1995 and it is sure that during this period, he must have won multiple fans and followers in his career. He has more than thousands of followers on the Facebook and Instagram accounts. He is also active on the Twitter page and the link to his page is https://twitter.com/holmescnn. Besides that, more information related to his interview, personal and the professional life can be obtained from various sites as well. He also has got a page in Wikipedia, IMDb, and other sites.
A very hard working and magnificent journalist Holmes has earned the estimated net worth of $25 million. He stands at a height which suits his personality and good looks. There is no detail found about whether he has married again or has any love affairs. At present, he is residing in Atlanta which is the same place he works.