Britt McHenry is an American veteran journalist and reporter. The beautiful anchor had worked as a sports anchor/reporter for the ESPN where reporters like Allison Williams and Sage Steele works. She is currently a commentator on Fox Nation, Fox News’ 24/7 streaming service. Further, she hosts the show on WTTG Fox 5 in Washington, D.C.
She has sued Tyrus and Fox News in December 2019, accused both of sexual harassment and discrimination. Moreover, she has filed a sexual harassment complaint to the Human Rights division of the New York State. McHenry recently in February 2020, revealed that she diagnosed with a brain tumor via Twitter. Then she underwent brain surgery in March 2020.
Caption: The Sports Journalist, Britt McHenry.
Britt McHenry: Bio, Family, Education
McHenry was born on 28 May 1986 in Mount Holly, New Jersey, the United States. She was born as the daughter of an Air Force Lt. Colonel and grew up in Satellite Beach, Florida. Regarding her education, she attended and graduated from Satellite High School in 2004. After that, she joined a four-year varsity starter for the women’s soccer team.
She later attended Stetson University where she played on the Hatters soccer team as a midfielder for the 2004 season. During her university, she also worked as a model in college working under the Wilhelmina Models agency. From the university, she graduated with magna cum laude in 2007 and went on to Northwestern University’s Medill School to pursue a study on Journalism. While studying in Medill, she began her reporting career, covering stories in Chicago, Illinois.
Britt McHenry: Career & Life Achievements
After graduating with a degree in Journalism, she landed a job at WJLA-TV, ABC Television’s Washington affiliate, as a sports reporter. Also with the same title, she joined the sister station NewsChannel 8. She has worked as a dugout reporter for two weeks at Fox Sports San Diego and then returned to ABC 7. Additionally, as a columnist, she has written for the American conservative online magazine ‘The Federalist’.
She flew to Washington, D.C. in March 2014, she left ABC7 to join ESPN as its bureau reporter. Further, she worked as a correspondent for various shows including SportsCenter, NFL Live, and Baseball Tonight. On 27 April 2017, McHenry announced that NFL Draft will be her last assignment with ESPN via Twitter. Moreover, she tweeted in 2018 that she was fired because she is white and paid high.
Controversy & Lawsuit:
She has involved at least two major controversies over the course of her career. First, in 2015, when a video of her leaked where she verbally abusing an employee of a towing company, Gina Mullins. The video shows of her using foul languages which prompted her comparison to a villain fictional character. In response to that, she issued a public apology through her Twitter account.
Second, in 2019, she again became the subject of controversy when she filed a lawsuit against Fox Nation and co-host Tyrus (George Murdoch). According to the lawsuit filed, Tyrus sent her unwanted and unsolicited lewd and sexual comments. However, both the parties had denied the claim, Tyrus later replaced by Tom Shillue after he got his own show ‘Nuff’.
Britt McHenry: Personal Life & Boyfriend
Being in the spotlight automatically her personal life became a subject of interest to her fans and admirers. Therefore, if you are wondering about her relationship status, then she has maintained her private life a low key. However, the gorgeous journalist has not married yet and has no husband. Previously, her name has been tied up with a guy named Tennys Sandgren.
According to her social media handle and reliable sources suggest that they are dating from the first half of 2018. But their relationship came to end in 2019 over the phone on 12 January 2019. After that, she rumored to be in a relationship with James Dillard. The speculations fueled after she posted a picture of him on Valentine’s Day. She later confirmed that there is nothing going on between the duo. As of now, she is a bachelorette and has admitted of desire having a long-term relationship like her parents.
Britt McHenry: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
She has been earning a lucrative salary as well as fame from sports journalism over the decades. McHenry has also traveled across the country and some parts of the world for covering the sports events. Though she has not revealed her exact information on salary, she surely makes a hefty amount out of her career. According to sources, she has a net worth of around $1 million.
She is highly active over different social media platforms with verified accounts. She has an Instagram account @brittmchenry with 381k followers. Britt goes by the Twitter account @BrittMcHenry having 239.4k followers. On Facebook, she has an unverified account with more than 30.6k followers.
Britt McHenry: Body Measurements
The journalist has an attractive and sexy body that has measures 36-25-36 inches of breast, waist, and hips, respectively. Her perfect body stands to a height of 5 feet 8 inches or 1.78 m and Weighs around 62 kg. She has big beautiful pairs of brown eyes with blonde hair color.