Brian Williams is known for his exceptional journalism skills, who is currently serving as the managing editor and chief anchor for breaking the news of MSNBC, and also hosts the night program, the 11th hour with Brian Williams. Brian earns a fortune with riches and mansion that would shock you.
Brian Douglas Williams, born in New Jersey, left college right in the middle to follow the path of politics from The George Washington University. The 1959 born journalist started his career since 1981 with KOAM-TV in Kansas. Since then he has been associated with various TV channels in Philadelphia, DC, and New York.
Emmy Award winner Brian landed up with NBC News in 1993 - where he was the chief White House correspondent and hosted the Weekend Nightly show. Three years later, he had his own show The News with Brian Williams, of which he was the managing editor too!
Since 2004, he worked as the anchor of NBC Nightly News. Father of two, he covered major news such as Hurricane Katrina, NBC was awarded George Polk Award with the Hurricane Katrina Coverage. He was known to have been the Nation's Anchor with his coverage on Katrina.
In total, he has been awarded 12 News and Documentary Awards since NBC. Seems like NBC is quite a charm for him! However, In February 2015 he was suspended from the channel for six months - apparently, he negatively represented the Invasion of Iraq which happened 13 years ago!
Moving on to his net worth ,as of 2014, he signed a five-year contract with the company to provide him with an annual salary of $10 million. Overall, his net worth is estimated to be a little over $13 million. His sources are primarily NBC and other associations along with it.
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William along with his wife and children, Alison and Douglas, live in a $2 million mansion in New Cannan,Connecticut. Apparently, the house is so antique, it dates back to the 1890's. a 3488 sq.ft. 2-acre land, colonial styled 4 bed, 4 bath - the house is priceless. Moreover, would you not expect a swimming pool?
According to Celebrity Detective, the house has been spread in such a space, one could just build a couple more in there! There seems to be a small building located near the pool area. Also, there is greenery everywhere - trees planted and the area is well covered with walls and security.
The house really seems like the antique one with royal furniture and equipment!
Brian has been married to his wife Jane Stoddard Williams since forever - 1986. The couple has two beautiful children, a daughter named Alison 28 and a son named Douglas who works with the Yankee Entertainment Sports. Although Brian attended a community college, he never wanted his kids to do the same. So what did he do? He sent his daughter to an Ivy League university - Yale, a $63,500 per year University. This shows how committed he is to his children.