Ukee Washington Biography and Wiki
Ulysses Samuel “Ukee” Washington III, is an American journalist and news personality who serves as the co-anchor for the weekday evening newscast on KYW-TV in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He co-anchors CBS 3’s Eyewitness News at 5, 6, and 11 p.m. and Eyewitness News at 10 p.m. with Jessica Kartalija. Ukee also serves as the host of CBS 3’s popular Brotherly Love segment.
Ukee Washington Age and Birthday
Ukee was born on August 20, 1958, in West Philadelphia, United States. He is 63 years old as of 2021. His birth sign is Virgo. Washington turns 64 years old on August 20, 2022.
Ukee Washington Height
Washington stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches (Approx.1.7 meters)tall.
Ukee Washington Education
Ukee attended and graduated from Dover High School in Delaware where he was a celebrated athlete. He later enrolled at the University of Richmond, a private liberal arts university in Richmond, Virginia, where he received a bachelor’s degree in Journalism.
Ukee Washington Family, Parents, Siblings
Washington was born in Philadelphia, United States to his father Ulysses S. Washington, and his mother whose identity is yet to be revealed. His father is a recognized professor and former football coach at Delaware State University.
Ukee Washington is also recognized as the second cousin of actor Denzel Washington. More details regarding his family background will be updated soon.
Ukee Washington Wife, Is He Married?
In Regards to his marital endeavors, the recognized news anchor is happily married to his beautiful wife, Laurie Washington. The duo became espoused in a lovely wedding ceremony attended by family members and close friends. We are keeping tabs and we will update his wife’s details soon when established.
Ukee Washington Salary
According to CBS estimates, Washington receives an average annual salary ranging from $31,300 to $92,500. His contract with the exact figures is yet to be released.
Ukee Washington Net Worth
Ukee Washington has an estimated net worth ranging from $500,000 to $1 million as of 2021. This amount is from his extensive career as a journalist among other investments.
Ukee Washington CBS 3 News
KYW-TV, channel 3, is a CBS-owned-and-operated television station licensed to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Owned by the CBS Television Stations subsidiary of ViacomCBS, it is part of a duopoly with CW-owned and operated station WPSG.
Ukee joined the Channel 3 news team as a sports anchor in July 1986, he was later promoted to the news desk as early morning and noon anchor, and later anchor of the evening editions of Eyewitness News in July 2015. He previously worked as a sports anchor at WBBH-TV in Fort Myers, Florida, and at WSB-TV in Atlanta.