Know About Andrea Canning; Age, Husband, Children, Net Worth, Height

Published Date: 23 Aug, 2019 Updated date: 23 Aug, 2019 By Celebs Podium

Recently, Andrea Canning welcomed a new member in her family. The NBC News journalist and her husband welcomed their sixth child, a son after five daughters that makes the family of eight in July 2019.

Andrea Canning is a Canadian-American journalist, who is currently working for NBC News. In addition, she serves as a fill-in anchor and news anchor on Today and Weekend Today on the net work.

Andrea Canning Bio; Parents, Education, Height

Andrea Mead Canning was born on 10 December 1972 to parents Gordon Canning and Katherine Jane Canning. She grew up with her family in Collingwood, Ontario.

Canning with a height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.67 meters) went to the University of Western Ontario. There, she graduated with a degree in psychology at the age of 22. Moreover, she studied radio and television arts at Ryerson Polytechnic University.

Her Career; NBC, Net Worth

Initially, Andrea worked as a reporter and co-anchor of the evening newscast for WCPO-TV. She was an assignment editor for the tabloid TV show Extra from 1996 to 1997. Afterward, she worked as a reporter and anchor for CKVR-TV from 1997 to 1999. Canning also held the experience of working for WPTV-TV and WXVT-CBS.

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From 2004 to 2012, she served as a correspondent for ABC News. Moreover, she contributed to various ABC News platform such as Good Morning America, Nightline, and 20/20. In 2012, she joined NBC News as a correspondent for the show, Dateline. Currently, she contributes on various NBC News platforms such as Today, NBC Nightly News, and on MSNBC network.


Andrea Canning appears on various platforms on NBC News (Picture: YouTube)

Well, Andrea has garnered the remarkable net worth from her more than two decades of journalism stint. With an outstanding salary from NBC News, she is likely to enjoy her net worth in millions.

Mothers Six Children With Husband

The 46-year-old is currently married to husband Tony Bancroft. Tony, aged 44 is a former F/A-18 pilot who fought in the Iraq War. Currently, he serves as a research analyst at GAMCO Investors, Inc., an Investment Management company based on New York.


Andrea Canning with her husband Tony Bancroft and five daughters Picture: Today)

The couple exchanged the wedding vows on 7 June 2008 at All Saints’ Anglican Church of Collingwood. They dated for three years before their marriage. Andrea and her husband Tony are the parents of six children. They have five daughters; Anna Katherine Bancroft (b. March 2009), Charlotte Brewster Bancroft (b. 19 May 2010), Christina Margaret Bancroft (b. 3 August 2012), Georgia Rapalje Bancroft (b. 27 February 2014), and Elle Corbin Bancroft (b. 27 May 2015). Recently they welcomed their six child as a son named George Anthony Bancroft III on 18 June 2019.

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Some Interesting Facts About Andrea Canning

  • Andrea’s father is a president of Blue Mountain Inn, a resort located in Ontario.
  • She is a member of Alpha Gamma Delta and received their Talent of Leadership award in 2015.
  • In February 2011, she interviewed actor Charlie Sheen for 20/20, which received more than 10 million views during its first 9 days on YouTube.
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