Uma Pemmaraju Biography

(Television news anchor)

Uma Pemmaraju is a Television news anchor for Fox Entertainment. She has been awarded with Best News Anchor Team. Uma was previously married and has a daughter.

Relationship Facts of Uma Pemmaraju

  • Uma Pemmaraju is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • Her sexual orientation is straight.

What is the relationship of Uma Pemmaraju?

Uma Pemmaraju divorced Andrew Petkun. Andrew Petkun is a millionaire.

However, the couple was living peacefully in the starting years of their marriage. They are blessed with a daughter Kirina Alana Devi. In May 2012, she celebrated mother’s day with her daughter on Fox News.

Only after a long time of relationship with the couple was tied in the marriage but later they decide to live their life separately.

So currently Uma might be living a single life. Furthermore, there are no rumors about her affairs and relationship.

Who is Uma Pemmaraju?

Uma Pemmaraju was an Emmy Award-winning American anchor and host. Currently, she anchors America’s News Headquarters for Fox News Channel.

Uma Pemmaraju: Birth, Age, Parents, Ethnicity

Uma Devi Pemmaraju was born on March 31, 1958, to Indian parents in Rajahmundry, Andhra Pradesh, India. She has Asian ethnicity.

Her parents moved to San Antonio, Texas, and were raised there. Her father was a research scientist whereas her mother’s information is unknown.

As regards the identity of her sibling, we are currently unknown of those facts. So far, she hasn’t shared much other information about her childhood with us.


She passed away at the age of 64, on August 8, 2022.

Uma Pemmaraju: Education

As regards Uma’s academic qualification, she was a graduate of Trinity University with a Bachelor’s degree in political sciences.

Uma Pemmaraju: Early Professional Life, Career

During Uma Pemmaraju’s successful professional career she had as worked for various television channels including, KTVT-TV in Dallas and WBZ-TV in Boston as an anchor and correspondent.

But so far, she had been very successful after joining Fox News Channel in 1996.

Some of her notable work on the Fox network includes a report on the aftermath of the Deadly EF5 tornado in Moore, the Boston Marathon Bombing, and the presidential election in 2004, 2008, and 2012.

In addition, she has been able to interview several high-ranking people such as Dalai Lama, Whoopi Goldberg, Buzz Aldrin, and many others.

Uma Pemmaraju
Caption: Uma Pemmaraju (Source: Twitter)

In addition, she also had gained teaching experience as a teacher of journalism at Emerson College and Harvard University. Furthermore, she has also worked as a producer for The Evening Magazine.

Uma Pemmaraju’s Lifetime Achievements, Awards

Uma’s great determination towards her work has been awarded many awards and honors. In 2002, she received Texas Associated Press Awards and the Matrix Awards.

Boston Magazine honored Uma by introducing her as ‘Boston’s Best Anchor’ in 1996 and 1997. Also, her exceptional reporting is highly appreciated by many critics and the media.

Consequently, Spotlight Magazine named her on the list of ‘20 Intriguing Women of 1998’. And, receiving Emmy Awards has been her greatest achievement so far.

Uma Pemmaraju: Salary, Net Worth

According to the sources, Uma’s salary is $63K per annum and her net worth is around $4 Million as of 2022.

Uma Pemmaraju’s Rumors, Controversy

Uma is living a peaceful life so far since there are no rumors about her personal and professional life.

In addition, there are not any controversial topics relating to her.

Body Measurement: Height, Weight

Uma Pemmaraju was 5 feet 7 inches and weighs 60 kg. Furthermore, her breast size was 33 and her waist size was 24.

In addition, her hip size is 35 inches. And, her bra size is 32B.

However, her shoe size and dress size are not known. Also, she has brown hair and her eye color is brown.

Social Media Profiles

Uma is active on various social media including Twitter and Facebook but not on Instagram.

She has more than 93.1K followers on Twitter.


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