American TV Journalist Laurie Dhue Fox career got her into limelight as she worked in Fox News Channel successfully for eight years.
The 48 years old television journalist is famous for hosting episodes of TheBlaze’s For the Record. In addition, Laurie Dhue Fox career got into limelight for being the news anchor and reporter for TV shows Geraldo at Large and Fox Report there. She has also presented news in TheBlaze.com TV.
Birth, Background and Education
Laurie Dhue, full name Laurie Walker Dhue, was born on February 10, 1969 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina in the United States of America. But, she grew up in Atlanta, Georgia. Her father, Bob Dhue, was a former vice president of wrestling operations for World Championship. Born to mother Hutton Dhue, Laurie is an American belonging to white ethnicity.
She attended The Westminster School from where she graduated in 1986. Similarly, Dhue attended University of North Carolina from where she earned Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Sciences in the year 1990.
Talking about professional career of the journalist, Laurie Dhue Fox career started later in 2000. Before that, she has worked with MSNBC and hosted its Special Edition. She worked for MSNBC for a year starting from 1999 as anchor of Newsfront. Looking back to her work history, she has worked for CNN right after her graduation from 1990 to 1999. She was an anchor for CNN Saturday, CNN Sunday, World View and The World Today.
Apart from affiliations with the big news channels, Dhue has also interned as an anchor for WSB-TV in Altanta. Talking about Laurie Dhue Fox News Channel association, she has hosted Fox Report, The O’Reilly Factor and Geraldo at Large. Also, she was the guest host for The Joy Behar Show on HLN on March 2011.
The skillful journalist replaced Frances Rivera on WPIX-TV Morning News in August 2011. With her talent, she has hosted a number of other shows including Fox the Record in TheBlaze channel on March 2013. She signed with TheBlaze on September 2013 for a couple of years until April 2015. Currently, Dhue works as public speaker at conferences, corporate and special events.
Sexual Assault and Lawsuit
Laurie Dhue was one of the five women who received payouts after accusing Fox New’s top asset, Bill O’Reilly and former president Roger Ailes for sexual assault. Dhue’s lawyers claimed Ailes and O’Reilly for Dhue’s harassment even though she was silent during her tenure with Fox News. Finally, the lawsuit settled with Fox Channel providing $1 million to Dhue. For now, Dhue is writing a book that depicts her experiences with harassment and settlement.
Relationship, Marriage and Divorce
The talented and down to earth journalist dated Thomas Colquitt. The couple was doing great and decided to turn their relationship into matrimony. However, not long after their marriage, the couple ended up getting divorced after undergoing unknown issues. Since then, Dhue has not married.
Net Worth and Popularity
Laurie Dhue Fox Channel associations and TheBlaze TV has made her popular enough to gather 23 thousand followers on Twitter. She is equally active and reachable in Instagram. Not only popularity, her journalism career has also amassed huge wealth. The tall and successful TV personality has net worth of $2.2 million.
The beautiful television personality has gained recognition and fame throughout the country with her skillful presentation. She has earned thousands of followers and established her career well enough.