Charlie Rose is an American journalist and TV host who is best known for hosting the PBS program titled Charlie Rose from 1991 to 2017. Charlie Rose was fired from CBS after numerous charges of alleged harassment and he has kept a low profile ever since then.
In this article, I would be writing about Charlie Rose’s Wiki, Interview, Age, Wife, House, Net worth, and other facts about him but let’s take a look at his profile below.
Charlie Rose Profile Summary
80 years old
Date of birth
January 5, 1942
Place of Birth
Henderson, North Carolina
Charles Sr and Margaret
Journalist and TV host
Charlie Rose Wiki
Charlie Rose was born on January 5, 1942, in Henderson, North Carolina, USA. He was the only child of Charles Sr and Margaret who were tobacco farmers. Charlie attended Henderson High School and upon completing his high school, he furthered his education by attending Duke University. His plan was to study for a pre-med degree, however, he had a change of mind after his internship at the office of Senator B. Everett Jordan.
In 1964, he graduated with a BA in history, and he earned a J.D in 1968 from the Duke University School of Law and it was here that he met his ex-wife.
Charlie Rose Career
Charlie started his career as a freelancer for BBC while also working at New York Bankers Trust and it was during his stint at the New York Bankers Trust that he landed a job as a weekend reporter for WPIX-TV. His breakthrough came in 1974 after he was hired as a managing director for the PBS Series Bill Moyers International Report. His interview with Jimmy Carter won him the Peabody Award in 1976 and also worked with other top broadcasting channels including KXAS-TV where he normally aired his program The Charlie Rose Show.
Charlie Rose Interviews
Charlie has had numerous interviews with celebrities especially on the Charlie Rose show. Previous American Presidents were also featured on the show and some of them include Bill Clinton, George. W.Bush, George H.W. Bush, and Jimmy Carter. Filmakers also appeared on the show also and the notable filmakers to appear on the show include Martin Scorsese, Steven Spielberg, Quentin Tarantino, Peter Jackson, Wes Anderson, Ron Howard, George Lucas, David Lynch, and Peter Bogdanovich.
Charlie Rose Wife
Charlie Rose met his first wife Mary King while he was still in school and they got married in 1968 however, they divorced in 1980. After their divorce, he started dating Amanda Burden and their relationship ended in 2006.
Charlie Rose Net worth
Charlie has a lot of real estate investments and his salary when he was still a journalist was around $8million per year. He has an estimated net worth of $40million with most of his earnings coming from his job as a journalist and real estate.