Art Franklin Biography
Art Franklin an Award winning journalist from the United States of America with more than three decades of experience in journalism. He currently works as a news anchor and reporter at 4, 5, 6, and 10 p.m newscasts on CBS 42. Moreover, Art has previously served at WBRC-TV6 in Alabama as an anchor. While serving at WBRC, Franklin became the first African-American male to anchor in prime-time in Birmingham. In addition, he is also an author.
Art Franklin CBS 42
Franklin currently works as a news anchor and reporter at 4, 5, 6, and 10 p.m newscasts on CBS 42. His career kicked off in radio at WDZZ-FM 93 in Flint, Michigan where he worked as an announcer, production manager, sports anchor, and news anchor. Art moved to work on television at WILX-TV (NBC) in Lansing, MI as a Capital Reporter and Business Reporter. At WILX, Art was the first African-American male to anchor a regularly broadcast newscast in Lansing.
Franklin has autherd a book titled ‘Give It All You Got’, is a motivational book for young men. He has worked in Atlanta at WXIA 11Alive News an NBC affiliate before working as an anchor at WAGA-TV FOX 5. Art returbed to Birmingham and launched the CBS 42 Morning News with Art Franklin and served as managing editor.
In his career as a journalist, Art has recived over 75 journalistic and community awards. He is an Emmy Award winner due to his Outstanding Achievement, News Excellence, for spot news coverage in Atlanta in the year 2005. Moreover, Art became an Outstanding Achievement Television Programming Excellence in the year. 1995 among others.
Art Franklin Education
Franklin went to high school before going to college. After graduating from high school, the journalisy went ahead and joined the University of Michigan which is located in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Moreover, Arts studie and later graduated with a Bavhelor of Arts Degree.
Art Franklin Age
The journalist was born in the year 1958 in Detroit, Michigan in the United States of America. His exact date and month of birth is not yet known. In addition, he is an American Citizen by birth but his ethnicity is not yet known.
Art Franklin Height | Weight
Franklinis approximately 5 feet 7 inches (1.7 meters) tall. Moreover, he has an average body weight judging from his pictures. However, his other body measurements including weight, eye color, and hair color are still being looked at and will be updated once they are available.
Art Franklin Family
Franklin was born and brought up by his parents in Detroit, Michigan. However, he has not disclosed any information regarding his parents despite being a public figure. There is also no information currently regarding his brothers or sisters. Nonetheless, this information is still being looked at and will be updated once it is availed.
Art Franklin Wife
Franklin is a married man. He is happily married to his lovely wife who is known as Michele. In addition, the two lovebirds met for the first time in Birmingham, Alabama. Art resides in Birmingham, Alabama.
Franklin together with his wife Michele have been blessed to be parents of four adult children. More details about Art’s children are still being looked at and will be updated once they are availed.
Art Franklin Net worth | Salary
The American journalist has made quite a good amount of wealth from his broadcasting career for the years he has served. In addition, his primary source of income is his journalism career. He stands at a net worth that is approximated to be between $1 Million – $5 Million. Moreover, his salary is estimated to be between $33,774 – $112,519 per annum.
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