Christiane Amanpour is an eminent British-Iranian journalist and television host who is known best for being the Chief International Correspondent for CNN. Christiane Amanpour’s net worth has been accumulated over several decades from her work in WBRU-FM, WJAR, CNN, and ABC.  Amanpour has already garnered many fans as well as numerous awards including many George Foster Peabody Awards, Edward R. Murrow Award to name a few. The details of Christiane Amanpour’s net worth, son, twitter, wedding and more can be found on numerous social media sites that are frequently observed by her fans all around the world.


Christiane Amanpour was born on 12th January 1958 in London, England to Mahmoud Amanpour and Patricia Hill. Amanpour’s father is a Muslim from Iran while her mother is a Christian from England. She spent most of her childhood days in Tehran and received her elementary education there. At the age of 11, she moved to England and attended Holy Cross Convent. She then went on to receive her education at New Hall School based in Essex.

Amanpour was very much interested in becoming a journalist, so she went on to attend University of Rhode Island’s Harrington School of Communication and Media in the United States. She then graduated with a summa cum laude with BA degree in journalism in 1983.


Amanpour began her career as an entry-level desk assistant at CNN. Soon, she went on to report for CNN at the time of the Gulf war. Eventually, she began working as a news reporter for CNN on various political issues. She then became CNN’s chief international correspondent and anchor of Amanpour. Amanpour then took the position of working as a reporter of 60 minutes for CBS from 1996 to 2005.

Furthermore, she has also worked as an anchor for ABC News’ This Week from 2010 to 2011. She had shortly left CNN to work for This Week. However, she returned back to working for CNN International and has been working as a Chief International Correspondent for CNN and hosting her own show, Amanpour.

Personal life 

Christiane Amanpour wedding was widely talked news in 1998. Christine Amanpour’s wedding to American James Rubin happened when Amanpour was 40 years old and Rubin was 28. The couple met in Bosnia in 1977 and has been together since. Amanpour’s husband, Rubin is  best known for being the former US Assistant Secretary of State and spokesman for the US State Department during the Clinton administration. Until Donald Trump’s presidency, Rubin is the informal adviser to Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama. Together, Rubin and Amanpour gave birth to a son named Darius John Rubin. Christiane Amanpour’s son was born in March 2000. Christiane Amanpour’s son, Darius is a teenager and often posts pictures with his mother on his social media accounts. The family previously lived in London but came back in to live in New York City in 2010. More recently, the entire family has relocated to London.


For her exceptional career in journalism, Christiane Amanpour has been honored with many awards. In 1992, Amanpour received Livingston Award for Young Journalists which was the mark of her journalism career. Since then she has earned awards and honors like George Polk Award, George Foster Peabody, Courage in Journalism Award by the International Women’s Media Foundation, Edward R. Murrow Award, Goldsmith Career Award for Excellence in Journalism, International Emmy from 1990 to 2005. Amanpour was named Persian Woman of the Year and given CBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours both in 2007. Furthermore, she has received Celebrating Women Award from The New York Women’s Foundation, Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Journalism, Golden CableACE award, and more. Till date, Christiane is noted to have earned eleven Emmy news/documentary awards. Forbes also named Christiane as one of The World’s 100 Most Powerful Women. Christiane has received huge respect for her endeavors.


Net worth and social involvement

Christiane Amanpour is currently 58 years old. Even at this age, she is energetic as ever. Amanpour stands at the height of 1.71m. She has a body measurement of 32-25-35 inches from the breast- waist to hips. She is known to have a bra size of 32B. Amanpour has a short black hair.

Christiane Amanpour’s net worth is known to be $ 12.5 million. Christiane Amanpour’s net worth is known to have accumulated from her work in CNN International’s Amanpour, ABC’s This Week, CBS’s 60 minutes and more. Christiane Amanpour twitter account often stays active. Christiane Amanpour’s twitter account mostly has news and photos about various national and international political issues. She has a huge number of fan following on her social media accounts who respect her work. Christiane Amanpour has had a triumphant career. She is regarded as an inspiration for many aspiring women. The bio of the very talented and respected, Christiane Amanpour can be found on various social media sites like Wikipedia, Twitter, Facebook, Google+ and more.


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