Victor Blackwell (CNN) Bio-Wiki, Age, Height, Partner, Married, Gay, Salary, Net Worth

Victor Blackwell
Victor Blackwell

Victor Blackwell Biography and Wiki

Victor Blackwell is an American Emmy award-winning journalist and news personality currently working as an anchor and correspondent for CNN News based in Atlanta, Georgia. He hosts CNN Newsroom with Alisyn Camerota from 2 pm to 4 pm as well as anchors the weekend editions of New Day. Victor became part of the CNN News team in August 2012.

Victor Blackwell Age and Birthday

Victor was born on September 25, 1981, in Baltimore, Maryland, United States. He is 40 years old as of 2021. His birth sign is Libra. Blackwell turns 41 years old on September 25, 2022.

Victor Blackwell Height

Blackwell stands at a height of 5 feet 11 inches (Approx 1.8 meters)tall.

Victor Blackwell Education

Blackwell attended and graduated from Milford Mill Academy in 1999. He then enrolled at Howard University, a private federally chartered historically black research university in Washington, D.C, where he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Broadcast Journalism. Further details regarding his academic credentials will be updated soon when established.

Victor Blackwell Family, Parents, Siblings

Attempts to establish her parents’ identities were in vain since no information about them is available to the public. It’s therefore not clear if he has any siblings. More details regarding his family background will be updated soon when established.

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Victor Blackwell Partner, Is He Married?

Moving on to his relationship endeavors, the famed news personality prefers keeping his love life details private since no record of his relationships is available to the public.

However, Victor came and disclosed that he is openly gay. It’s therefore not clear if he is single, married, or in a relationship. We are keeping tabs and we will update his partner’s details soon.

Victor Blackwell Gay

During an on-air conversation on December 21, 2013, with his co-host Pamela Brown and Jimmy Alexander who was the guest, Blackwell boldly stated that he is openly gay this his sexual orientation is not straight.

The trio was having a conversation about an interview with Phil Alexander that was published by a GQ magazine whereby he made an illogical comment in the interview about homosexuality.

Victor Blackwell Salary

According to CNN estimates, Blackwell receives an average annual salary ranging from $63,300 to $122,500. His contract with the exact figures is yet to be released.

Victor Blackwell Net Worth

Victor Blackwell has an estimated net worth ranging from $300,000 to $700,000 as of 2021. This amount is from her extensive career as a journalist among other investments.

Victor Blackwell CNN

The Cable News Network (CNN) is a multinational news-based pay television channel headquartered in Atlanta, United States. It is owned by CNN Worldwide, a unit of the WarnerMedia News & Sports division of AT&T’s WarnerMedia. Victor joined the news station in August 2012.

He previously worked as a reporter and fill-in anchor at WHAG-TV in Hagerstown, MD, as well as a weekend anchor at WTLV/WJXX in Jacksonville. Victor was the first black main anchor at WPBF in West Palm Beach, Florida.


  • Regional Emmy Award for Outstanding Feature Reporting in 2009
  • Regional Edward R. Murrow Award for his reporting on the Stop Snitchin’ phenomenon
  • Unity Award from the Radio Television Digital News Association in 2007
  • Nominated for a Regional Emmy in 2007, 2008, and 2011

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