The audience knows Brian Kilmeade as the man in the news business. The star has long associated himself with Fox News. He started in 1997 with co-hosts like Ainsley Earhardt and Steve Doocy. Soon after, he grew his own Fox News Talk Radio show, Kilmeade and Friends, and won many hearts and a strong fan base.
On a personal front, Brian is married to Dawn Kilmeade. Here are the details on Dawn, Brian’s better half.
Who is Brian Kilmeade’s Wife?
Dawn Kilmeade was born on the 17th of April, 1964, in New York, United States of America. She had a degree from New York University. Although the internet is full of details about her husband, when it comes to the wife, the information remains scarce. Dawn prefers staying off from the media but supports her husband in the eyes of the public. As of 2023, the woman is 54 years old.
A little is known about her upbringing, except her mother, Diane DeGaetano, who raised her along with Denise Durso, Dawn’s sister.
When Did Brian and Dawn Get Married?
While how Brian and Dawn met remains unknown, there is some information on their marriage. Reportedly, the duo got married on the 3rd of December 1993. It has been 29 years, Dawn and Brian are happily married and has a family too.
Their wedding took place in a close-knit setting, in the presence of some close friends and relatives as per the Roman Catholic rituals. The most precious thing on their wedding day was the song titled ‘The Power of Love’ by Huey Lewis was played. It also played over the Back to the Future main title on Fox News.
They have three children – Bryan, who is 25, Kristyn, who is 20, and Kaitlyn, the youngest, who is 18 years old. Bryan is a graduate of Syracuse University and has a degree in Sports Management. Kaitlyn is on the more artistic side of the profession. Reportedly, she is a music enthusiast and was also a member of the Body Language Dance Studio.
What Does Dawn Kilmeade Do?
While Dawn’s husbands and children are well-settled in their respective professions, little is known about Dawn’s career. She is barely active on social media to even dig into her personal life.
On the other hand, her husband has a well-established career. Brian began as a Correspondent on Channel One News. After that, he worked as an anchor and host for KHSC-TV in Ontario, California.
Brian also co-hosted The Jim Brown Show on XTRA-AM, an all-sports network. In 1993, he joined Jim Brown as a part of the announcing team for the UFC-1 event and conducted post-fight interviews. He even shifted into the play-by-play role for UFC-2 and UFC-3, respectively.
Brian had experimented a lot when it comes to his career. At the beginning of 1997, he was a freelance sports anchor for WVIT in Hartford, Connecticut. He even worked as a sideline reporter for the MSG Network, where he covered the New York/New Jersey MetroStars, a major league soccer team based in Giants Stadium.
During the same year, he joined Fox News and was widely recognized for hosting their morning show, where he serves till today. He later worked as a feature reporter and anchor for Newsport TV, where he hosted Newspot Journal, a daily magazine show for the national sports network, and also anchored Scoreboard Central, a live half-hour general sports show.
What is Dawn Kilmeade’s Net Worth?
Although the professional details about Dawn remain unknown, there are some reliable sources that laid down her net worth. Reportedly, Dawn Kilmeade has an impressive net worth of $2 million. Her husband, too, has a handsome net worth going up to $8 million. As per sources, Brian has earned this whopping net worth from his successful career as a television anchor, radio presenter, and journalist.
He earns a decent salary as a TV actor and generates $4-$4.5 million annually. No wonder the duo lives a luxurious life and owns fancy assets.