Who is Brian Kilmeade?
Brian Kilmeade is a television and radio presenter working for FOX News as a political commentator. On weekdays, he co-hosts Fox & Friends and hosts the Fox News Radio show The Brian Kilmeade Show.
On weekends, he co-hosts One Nation with Brian Kilmeade, which debuts on January 29, 2022. He is also the host of What Made America Great and America: Great from the Start on FOX News Media’s streaming service FOX Nation.
Brian Kilmeade Was born in Massapequa, New York
Kilmeade is 59 years old as of 2023. He was born on May 7, 1964, in New York City. He stands at an average height of 5 feet 9 inches tall.
Brian Kilmeade Has Irish Roots
Kilmeade was born and raised by his parents Marie Rose D’Andrea and James Kilmeade Jr. in New York City. His grandfather James Kilmeade Sr. came to the United States from his native Longford, Ireland in 1925. He has two siblings, Steve and Jim Kilmeade.
Kilmeade attended Massapequa High School where he graduated in 1982. He later graduated from LIU Post in Brookville, New York with a Bachelor of Arts in 1986.
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Bryan Kilmeade, their son, was a student at Syracuse University. He pursued a degree in Sports Management while also working as an intern in the football team’s recruiting office. In 2018, he received his diploma.
He was also interested in sabermetrics and belonged to the baseball sabermetrics club. Bryan attended Chaminade High School, a private Roman Catholic school in Mineola, New York, prior to his admission to the University.
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Brian Kilmeade’s Ethnicity and Nationality
Brian is of American nationality. He is of Irish and Italian descent.
Brian Kilmeade Net Worth 2022
Kilmeade has an estimated net worth of $10 million as of 2023.
Brian Kilmeade Fox and Friends Salary
Kilmeade earns an annual salary of $5 million as a journalist and tv host at Fox News and Fox and Friends.
Brian Kilmeade Books
Kilmeade has co-authored and authored a number of fictional books. Some of his books include;
- The Games Do Count: America’s Best and Brightest on the Power of Sports
- It’s How You Play the Game: The Powerful Sports Moments That Taught Lasting Values to America’s Finest
- George Washington’s Secret Six: The Spy Ring That Saved the American Revolution
- Thomas Jefferson and the Tripoli Pirates: The Forgotten War That Changed American History
- Andrew Jackson and the Miracle of New Orleans: The Battle That Shaped America’s Destiny.
- Sam Houston and the Alamo Avengers: The Texas Victory That Changed American History.
- The President and the Freedom Fighter: Abraham Lincoln, Frederick Douglass, and Their Battle to Save America’s Soul.
Brian Kilmeade Radio Show
Kilmeade hosts The Brian Kilmeade Show every weekday 9 AM – 12 PM/ET. The show is a nationally syndicated three-hour radio program on FOX News Audio.
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In 1997, Brian joined FNC as a sports reporter and was quickly promoted to FOX & Friends in 1998. Kilmeade has conducted long-form interviews with hundreds of politicians, celebrities, and athletes, including former President Trump, former President George W. Bush, former Republican presidential candidate, and now Utah Sen. Mitt Romney.
He has also interviewed Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC), Paul McCartney, Sylvester Stallone, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, Dana White, Mark Cuban, Drew Brees, Mike Tyson, Sammy Hagar, Lee Brice, and Tilman Fertitta. Kilmeade has also covered 20 Super Bowls for FOX News Media during his career.
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Kilmeade previously worked as a freelance reporter and anchor for NEWSPORT TV, where he hosted ScoreboardCentral. He also worked as a sports anchor and director for the independent station WLIG-TV in New York, as well as an anchor/host for KHSL-TV (CBS 12) in Ontario, CA, and as a radio host on The Jim Brown Show on XTRA-AM, an all-sports radio network. Kilmeade began his career as a correspondent for Channel One, a daily national high school news program.