He was born in New York, New York City in the United States of America to parents Gilbert Shawn and Melba Rae, Father and Mother respectively, His mother is a popular American actress known for her role as Marge Bergman in the movie, Search for Tomorrow.
Eric Shawn Height and Weight
Eric Shawn is as tall as 5 feet and 6 inches, His weight and measurements are still under review at the moment.
Eric Shawn Career
Eric Shawn as earlier stated in his description is a senior correspondent and anchor for Fox News Channel in New York City. He began his career as an anchor and reporter at WPIX-TV and WNYC-TV, in New York before joining Fox as a reporter. He became part of the network in 1996. Currently, He anchors America’s News Headquarters which always comes live every Saturday from 4 to 6 pm and Sundays from 1 to 2 pm and 4-5 pm. He also hosts Riddle: The Search for James R. Hoffa on FOX Nation.
During his tenure, He reports consistently from the United Nations and always reported on politics and terrorism, including anchoring hour-long news specials on elections, investigative documentaries, and breaking news. He also covers topics regarding terrorist attacks, a very good example is the shooting of Rabbi Meir Kahane in 1990, the bombing of the World Trade Center in 1993, and the New York City bombing plot, the 1996 Khobar Towers bombing, and the attacks and aftermath of 9/11.
It was documented that he led a Fox News investigation in 2014 that disclosed new evidence regarding the murder of Teamsters leader Jimmy Hoffa, based on the claims of hit-man Frank Sheeran, who admitted that he shot Hoffa in a house in Detroit, United States of America. A “Blood Pattern” was revealed on the floor of the house, and it turns out this evidence matches Sheeran’s story.
He also covered the story of the O.J. Simpson murder trial, the Michael Skakel trial, the United Nations Iraq War diplomatic, the death of Princess Diana, and so on. He also hosted and interviewed various prestigious personnel like Bill Clinton, Kofi Annan, Ban Ki-Moon, Benjamin Netanyahu, Ehud Barak, and lots more.
He has also covered numerous breaking news like the Unabomber arrest, the TWA flight 800 crash, the siege in Waco, Texas, the 1992 Clinton campaign, as well as the White House.
Eric Shawn Family
The popular reporter and journalist are married to his beautiful wife Lisa Shear Shawn, they met while at Georgetown University back then in college. She graduated with a degree in Forms of Government. Presently, she is self-employed, based on previous professions, she worked at Conde Nast and later served as the Director of Public Relations at the U.S. Pierre Balmain. Both couples have a son together, His name is Oliver Shawn.
Eric Shawn Son
He and Lisa Shear Shawn both have a son together and his name is Oliver Shawn.
Eric Shawn Salary and Net worth
He receives $75,000 per annum as his salary. This has made him accumulate lots of wealth and summed up to his total estimated net worth of about $2 million as of 2021.