Fox News is one of the leading cable news television channels in the United States. It serves over 86 countries in the USA and internationally. In recent years, Fox News has brought out powerful women who have created a name in the journalism industry.
Here is a list of Fox News Female news anchors, correspondents, show hosts, and contributors over the years.
Fox News Female News Anchors, Correspondents, and Contributors
- Maria Bartiromo
- Jedediah Bila
- Shannon Bream
- Emily Compagno
- Ainsley Earhardt
- Harris Faulkner
- Laura Ingraham
- Martha MacCallum
- Jillian Mele
- Arthel Neville
- Dana Perino
- Jeanine Pirro
- Sandra Smith
- Julie Banderas
- Christine Clayburg
- Claudia Cowan
- Janice Dean
- Anna Gilligan
- Lauren Green
- Jennifer Griffin
- Dagen McDowell
- Hollie McKay
- Carley Shimkus
- Kate Obenshain
- Rachel Campos-Duffy
- Tomi Lahren
- Leslie Marshall
- Kayleigh McEnany
Maria Bartiromo is the host of Mornings with Maria and Maria Bartiromo’s Wall Street on the Fox Business Network. She also hosts Sunday Morning Futures With Maria Bartiromo on the Fox News Channel.
Bartiromo is a financial journalist, columnist, anchor, and author. She has previously worked at CNBC where she hosted Closing Bell and On the Money with Maria Bartiromo. She has also worked at CNN as a producer.
Jedediah Bila is a well-known journalist and author. From 2019 to 2021, she anchored the weekend edition of the morning news and talk program Fox & Friends.
She has also appeared as a contributor on other Fox News programs such as Outnumbered, Hannity, and The Five. She left Fox News in May 2021 and now hosts her podcast Jedediah Bila Live.
Shannon Bream is an experienced news anchor and reporter. She initially worked as a correspondent for NEWS 12 Long Island in her early journalism career. She appears on Fox News as the host of the Fox News @ Night program.
Shannon is also an attorney and former beauty queen. She was a contestant on Miss America 1991 and Miss USA 1995.
Ainsley Earhardt is a co-host of the conservative daily morning news program Fox & Friends alongside Steve Doocy and Brian Kilmeade. She began her career as a reporter at WLTX and then moved to KENS-TV in Texas.
Harris Faulkner has already created a name as a journalist. She hosts Outnumbered and anchors The Faulkner Focus on a daily basis. Faulkner also hosts her own primetime political segment called Town Hall America with Harris Faulkner.
Laura Ingraham is a conservative tv host and attorney. She hosts The Ingraham Angle on Fox News Channel since October 2017. As an attorney, Laura worked for Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom in New York City.
Arthel Neville anchors the weekend news program for Fox News alongside Eric Shawn. She began her career at KVUE-TV as a general assignment reporter covering politics, health, education, and breaking news.
Arthel is the daughter of Grammy Award-winning singer and songwriter Art Neville. Her father is the founder of music groups The Neville Brothers, The Hawketts, and The Meters.
Dana Perino is a show host and political commentator for Fox News. She co-hosts the talk show The Five alongside Jesse Watters, Jeanine Pirro and Jessica Tarlov. She also anchors America’s Newsroom alongside Bill Hemmer.
Jeanine Pirro has had a long career in politics and journalism. She was a prosecutor and New York State Judge. She previously hosted Justice with Judge Jeanine on Fox News until 2022. She now hosts The Five.
Sandra Smith is a business and news reporter. She co-anchors America Reports, Outnumbered, and frequently appears on Red Eye w/ Greg Gutfeld.
Sandra previously worked at Bloomberg Television as an on-air reporter where she covered she covered U.S. equities and derivatives markets, and contributed to breaking news and analysis.
Julie Banderas is a news anchor for Fox News filling in for America’s Newsroom, The Faulkner Focus, talk show Outnumbered, and a guest host on The Big Saturday/Sunday show. She previously hosted Fox Report Weekend.
Christine Clayburg is a former actress, director, and screenwriter. She has worked as a morning meteorologist for WCCO-TV, KABC-TV, WHDH-TV, KHQ-TV and the Weather channel. She has been a Fox News meteorologist for a while.
Claudia Cowan is the daughter of famous actress Barbara Rush and publicist Warren Cowan. She has been working for Fox News since April 1998 when it was newly launched.
Cowan has previously worked for KTTV-TV, KMST-TV in Monterey, California, KOVR-TV13 (CBS), and KRON-4 (NBC).
Janice Dean is a tv host, meteorologist, and author. She is the co-host and weather anchor on Fox & Friends. Dean has previously worked at WCBS-V and several radio stations such as CHEZ-FM.
Dagen McDowell works for Fox News as a business correspondent and as an anchor and analyst for Fox Business. She also co-hosts Mornings with Maria on Fox Business and Markets Now. She regularly gives her opinion on economic and political situations on Fox News programs.
Carley Shimkus is a co-host for Fox & Friends First every weekday. She also reports on entertainment news and social media trends on Fox & Friends.
Rachel Campos-Duffy is a theocratic conservative tv personality. She is a permanent co-host of Fox & Friends Weekend from May 2021. She has previously guest-hosted The View and Outnumbered.
Tomi Lahren tv host and political commentator. She appeared on a number of Fox News programs such as Outnumbered and No Interruption. She also hosts Tomi Lahren Is Fearless on OutKick.
Kayleigh McEnany is a political commentator and author. She served as the 33rd White House press secretary for the Trump administration from April 2020 to January 2021. McEnany is now an on-air commentator for Fox News.
Female Fox News Anchor Fired
Here is a list of female Fox news anchors and reporters who were fired or resigned.
- Melissa Francis
- Jedediah Bila
- Megyn Kelly
- Greta Van Susteren
- Laurie Dhue
- Elisabeth Hasselbeck
- Andrea Tantaros
- Gretchen Carlson
- Megyn Kelly
- Alisyn Camerota
- Jenna Lee
- Kiran Chetry
- Rita Cosby