Sharyl Attkisson Age 57 Bio: Untold Married Life With Husband & Family Status
American journalist and author, Sharyl Attkisson best recognized as the former investigative correspondent for the CBS News, has lived her entire life under the limelight.
Despite her public persona, the Emmy Award-Winning investigative journalist has kept her husband and family as low-key as possible.
While Sharyl enjoys a successful married life which has been further blessed by the presence of her child, she insists on keeping her private life to herself and shares few details of her family.
But Sharyl's unpublished bio undoubtedly includes her supportive husband and a beautiful daughter.
Husband And Daughter Completes Family; Happy Married Life
Although Sharyl has been cherishing the spotlight for over three decades, she has successfully kept her husband away from the prying eyes of the bystanders.
Sharyl, aged 57, is happily married to James Attikson, a retired attorney and law enforcement officer. Along with a long-lasting married life, she shares a beautiful daughter with her husband, the couple's only child.
The family of three is living their peaceful lives in Northern Virginia. Sharyl and her husband's happiness has been further amplified by their daughter's accomplishment which the Full Measure With Sharyl Attkisson host openly gushed in the social media.
On May 2018, the proud mother Instagrammed a celebratory picture with her daughter to congratulate her on the special occassion of her graduation.
Sharyl Attkisson congratulates her daughter on graduation (Photo: Sharyl Attkisson's Instagram)
While the New York Times bestselling author featured her daughter in her social media account, she has not shared a single picture with her husband. Also, she has not been spotted with her husband at any event which makes the appearance of James unknown to this day.
But she frequently tweets about her husband on social media. On June 2017, she tweeted about her husband's profession as a lawyer, and it seems James keeps his wife updated on the political system of the nation.
"No i didn't hear. My husband (lawyer) has said since the beginning there's nothing special counsel can do to prez... has to be Congress"
Sharyl tweeted again In February 2018, this time stating her husband's great deed in the Vietnam war and also claimed that he taught her many important police behavior.
Sharyl Attkisson talks of the lessons taught by husband, James (Photo: Sharyl Attkisson's Twitter)
Sharyl has also dedicated a chapter of her book "Stonewalled" to her husband. She described in the book how her partner has helped her go through the difficult paths in her career.
Though the couple has not made their appearance in the public together, they seem to share a happy married life and may remain together until death takes them apart.
Bio- Resigned From CBS, Joined Fox News; Net worth Hundred Of Thousands
Sharyl, who commenced her journalistic career at the young age of 22, was a reporter at WUFT-TV, the PBS station in Gainesville, Florida.
She later joined CBS network as an anchor at the age of 29 in 1990. For her extraordinary work in journalism, Sharyl has been honored with the Daytime Emmy Award in the category of the Outstanding Morning Program and secondly, grasped the News & Documentary Emmy Award for Outstanding Investigative Journalism in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast.
After giving her best for the last 21 years to the network, Sharyl resigned from the CBS News before the expiration of her contract. She cited the network's liberal biases as the reason behind her harsh step.
After leaving the CBS, the five Emmy Award-winning journalist currently works as the host of Sinclair's Sunday morning news program "Full Measure." She has also authored two New York Times bestselling books namely The Smear and Stonewalled.
She also regularly reports on Fox News as an Investigative journalist and talks about the current political issues.
With her well-loved work by the audience, she is known for bridging the real news to the audience without any fouls. Having attained immense love and fame in her profession, she has added $ 800 thousand into her net worth.