Lyse Doucet Biography and Wiki
Lyse Marie Doucet is a Canadian journalist and news personality currently working as a chief International Correspondent and senior presenter for BBC News based in London, United Kingdom. She presents on BBC World Service radio and BBC World News television and also reports for BBC Radio 4 and BBC News.
Lyse Doucet Age and Birthday
Lyse was born on December 24, 1958, in Bathurst, New Brunswick, Canada. She is 63 years old as of 2022. Her birth sign is Capricorn. She turns 64 years old on December 24, 2022.
Lyse Doucet Height and Weight
She stands at a height of 5 feet and 3 inches (Approx. 1.6 meters) tall and her weight is 53 kg (116 lbs).
Lyse Doucet Education
The news presenter attended and graduated from a local high school in her hometown. From there she joined Queen’s University at Kingston, a public research university in Kingston, Ontario, Canada.
She later graduated from the institute in 1980 with a bachelor of arts degree in Journalism. Lyse also graduated with a master’s degree in international relations from the University of Toronto in 1982.
Lyse Doucet Family, Parents, Siblings
Doucet was born in Bathurst, New Brunswick, Canada to her parents, Clarence “Boo” Emile Doucet (father), and Norma Doucet (mother). She grew up in an Anglophone family of six children.
One of her sisters named, Andrea Doucet, a Canadian professor of sociologyAndrea Doucet, is a Canadian professor of sociology. Further details regarding her family background will be updated soon when disclosed.
Lyse Doucet Partner|Husband, Is She Married?
In regards to her marital entanglements, the famed news correspondent prefers keeping her love life private since no record of her relationships is available to the public. It’s therefore not clear if she is single, married, or in a relationship. We are keeping tabs and we will update her partner’s details soon.
Lyse Doucet Salary
According to BBC estimates, she receives an average annual salary ranging from $150,300 to $200,500. Her contract with the exact figures is yet to be released.
Lyse Doucet Net Worth
The news correspondent has an estimated net worth ranging from $1 million to $3 million as of 2022. This amount is from her extensive career as a journalist among other investments.
Lyse Doucet BBC News
BBC News is an operational business division of the British Broadcasting Corporation responsible for the gathering and broadcasting of news and current affairs.
She kicked off her career as a freelancer in West Africa for the Canadian media and for the BBC from 1983 to 1988. Lyse served as the BBC correspondent in Islamabad from 1989 to 1993, also reporting from Afghanistan and Iran.
Doucet made the documentary Children of Syria in 2014 with filmmaker Robin Barnwell, which was nominated in the Best Single Documentary category at the 2015 BAFTA Awards.
In Addition, she contributed to the BBC’s coverage of the Russian invasion of Ukraine, from Kyiv alongside Clive Myrie in February 2022.