Catherine Herridge Biography

(Television personality, Author)

Catherine Herridge joins CBS News as a senior investigative correspondent after her contract with Fox News lapsed. Catherine is known for covering the tough and high profile case of investigations.

More about the relationship

Catherine Herridge is married to JD Hayes, an Air Force Lieutenant Colonel on 13th March 2004. They have been blessed with two children in their married life.

One of her son’s names is Peter Herridge and her other child’s name is unknown.

On 6th June 2006, she donated a portion of her liver to her infant child who was diagnosed with biliary atresia.

Catherine resides with her husband and children in Washington, US.

Relationship Facts of Catherine Herridge

  • Catherine Herridge is married to JD Hayes.
  • Catherine Herridge married on March 13, 2004.
  • 💑 Anniversary in 215 days 💑
  • She is mother of Two(Peter Herridge).
  • Catherine Herridge is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • Her sexual orientation is straight.

Who is Catherine Herridge?

Catherine Herridge is a TV personality.

Catherine is also an author who is known as the chief correspondent for the Fox News Channel. She is known as the host of the Saturday edition of ‘Weekend Live.’

In October 2019, she joined CBS News as a senior investigative correspondent.

Catherine has covered high-profile stories including the 9/11 terrorist attacks and the investigation into Princess Diana’s death.

Catherine Herridge: Age, Parents, Ethnicity

Herridge was born in Canada on 18 May 1964, of Anglo-Saxon ancestry. Her current age is 57.

There is no information on Herridge’s parents and siblings. Her family was from a military background.


Catherine Herridge studied at Harvard College and holds a Master’s Degree from Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism in Journalism.

Her personal life isn’t in the limelight as his career path is.

Catherine Herridge: Professional Life, Career

After her graduation, she joined ‘ABC news’.

She was basically a London-based correspondent for ABC News and has also served as a field correspondent for the defunct Fox News Magazine ‘The Pulse’.

She joined Fox News Channel in 1996. Moreover, she has covered numerous news like Hillary Clinton’s campaign for Senate, the Democratic presidential elections, the Washington D.C area sniper attack, sanctions against Iraq, and the trial of Zacarias Moussaoui.

She came to New York on 11 September 2001 and started to work from there.

Catherine Herridge
Caption: Catherine Herridge (Source: Allstarbio)

Catherine Herridge is the longest-time employee of the Fox News Channel and serving the channel since its operation.

In 2007, she complains to the channel about the salary and her dissatisfaction with the amount. Later she was promoted to the Chief Intelligence correspondent for the Fox News Channel in 2012.

She recently published the book ‘The Next Waves: On the Hunt for Al Qaeda’s American Recruits’.

Moreover, she visited countries including Afghanistan, Iraq, Israel, and Qatar to report various global events.

Also, she has led investigations about different socially sensitive issues including ‘Medicare’ fraud, drug abuse, and child prostitution.

Furthermore, he has also undertaken investigative reporting on several terrorist groups across the world.

Also, she has earned her reputation as a fearless reporter who gives very reliable information to the public.

In 2011, she wrote ‘The Next Wave: On the Hunt for Al Qaeda’s American Recruits.’

Catherine Herridge: Salary, Net Worth

Her success in her career path has paid her well financially.

Her net worth is calculated at $10 million. In addition, this TV personality is receiving an annual salary of $100,000.

Catherine Herridge: Controversy/Scandal

She has suffered a controversy when she was covering news on Hillary Clinton’s campaign for Senate.

Furthermore, in 2012, the US diplomatic facility in Libya was destroyed in a terrorist attack. After this, the US government tried to hush up the issue.

Moreover, the survivors of the issue weren’t allowed to speak in any public forum. After that, she raked up controversy and undertook a controversial investigation.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

Catherine Herridge has a good height of 5 feet 8 inches and weighs 57kg.

Her body measurement is 35-24-35 inches. She has dark brown hair color and her eye color is also dark brown.

Social Media

Herridge is active on social media including Twitter and has around 438.1k followers.

She is not active on Facebook and Instagram.

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