Ann Curry is a renowned journalist and a television personality who is mostly known for her contribution as the host of Today. She worked with NBC for over 25 years until 2015.
Career and Net Worth
59 year old Ann started her career as a reporter for KTVL in 1978. She attended University of Oregon with a Bachelor's degree in journalism. Curry joined NBC in 1990 and started as a correspondent for NBC News Chicago Bureau. Since 1997, she had served as an anchor for Today. In 2011, she was announced as the co-anchor alongside Matt Lauer.
In 2012, it was known that Curry would be replaced in Today. With this news, the photojournalist hired an attorney to discuss the matters with NBC. From 2012-2015, Ann worked as NBC News special anchor.
In 2015, it was announced that the 3-time-Emmy award winning journalist is leaving NBC for good.
Her net worth is estimated to be about $9 million. When she used to work at NBC, her salary was a whooping sum of $10 million. Moreover, there is news of her joining CNN, where the salary could be more than $11 million.
Ann Curry's $2.9 million home in New York
The former Today Show host bought a house in West 71st Street along with her husband, a software executive in 2003 for a sum of $2.9 million. The three-storeyed house is at a beautiful location with other neighboring homes attached to it.
The design looks pretty antique with windows painted in black. This could remind some of you of those apartments TV producers have used for How I Met Your Mother. These designs of houses are pretty much the classis designs which were so popular in early 2000's.
The family has been renovating the 3700-square-foot house since the time they bought it. Unfortunately, major construction works halted since the past 7-8 years since there were quite a lot of Building Department violations and lawsuits.
The former NBC journalist, who is also a humanitarian, was sued in 2007 by four of her neighbors citing the fact that numerous illegal and dangerous works on her property was creating an issue of safety among the neighborhood, according to Daily Mail. She had to pay a massive amount of $900,000.Since the house remains empty, homeless people enter and spend around a whole season in the house.
More about Ann Curry's personal life
Ann has been married to a software executive, Brian Ross since 27 years now, and there seems to be no such sign of divorce. Apparently, the couple met at their college days.Brian, currently is the CEO of Fix Flyer LLC. At present, Ann lives with her husband and two children in Connecticut. They have two children, an elder daugther named Mckenzie who is 23 years old and is an avid volleyball player. She as also shot for Teen Vogue Magazine. Their younger child, a son named William Walker is 21 and is often called as Billy.