Know About Pamela Brown; CNN, Age, Married, Adam Wright, Net Worth

Published Date: 10 Apr, 2019 Updated date: 24 Apr, 2019 By Celebs Podium

The first meeting of Pamela Brown and her future husband developed into a long-distance relationship. Now, the couple are relishing their married life with the arrival of an adorable baby.

American television reporter and newscaster Pamela Brown currently serves as Justice Correspondent for CNN. She covers federal law enforcement, and also the U.S. Supreme Court across CNN digital and broadcast platforms.

Pamela Brown Bio; Parents & Family

The Lexington native was born as Pamela Ashley Brown on 29 November 1983 to parents John Y. Brown Jr. and Phyllis George. Her father is a politician and businessman, who served as the 55th governor of Kentucky from 1979 to 1983. Similarly, her mother is a former Miss America 1971 and a businesswoman. She grew up with a brother named Lincoln Tyler George Brown.

In addition to Lincoln, she has three older half-siblings from their father’s first marriage. Her parents were divorced after 17 years of their marriage when she was 14 years old.

Education & Height

Pamela, with a height of 5 feet 8 inches (1.73 meters) went to Henry Clay High School to pursue her high school education. She earned her bachelors degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a degree in broadcast journalism at the age of 23.

Her Career; CNN

After the graduation, Brown began her career from ABC-affiliated WJLA-TV in 2006. She was an anchor on Sunday evening and a reporter in Emmy-nominated special projects. But, she left the network after serving for more than six years to join CNN in 2013.

Initially, she worked as a CNN national correspondent and contributed to the morning program, New Day. She holds an experience on covering various news stories that include the Boston marathon terrorist attacks, the Cleveland kidnappings and more. Later, she became CNN’s justice correspondent in March 2014.


Pamela Brown joined CNN as a national correspondent in 2013 (Picture: Youtube)

Additionally, she holds the experience of providing the lead-in to “Politico’s Video Playback“—a daily recap of the previous night’s U.S. late-night talk shows.

Net Worth

Well, Pamela earns an average salary from CNN ranging $86,301 to $187,223 which she contributes her net worth. As she is from a wealthy family, it is not difficult to assume her net worth in millions.

Married To Boyfriend Adam Wright, Baby

Pamela, aged 35 is currently relishing her married life with her love of several years. She tied the wedding knot with her longtime boyfriend Adam Wright in June 2017. The lavish ceremony was held on the property of her childhood home in Cave Hill, Kentucky.


Pamela Brown and her Husband Adam Wright dated several years before their marriage (Picture: Theknotnews)

The couple first met through a mutual friend and began their long-distance dating relationship. After dating for several years, they got engaged in September 2016. Well, they are the proud parents of a baby boy Ben, born in June 2018.

Some Interesting Facts About Pamela Brown

  • Pamela’s mother Phyllis took maternity leave from her duties while on CBS to give birth to her.
  • She was named after her aunt Pamela Brown, who died in 1970 along with her husband in a Rozière balloon, Free Life. They were attempting to cross the Atlantic Ocean.
  • Adam proposed Pamela with a ring box on the bow tie wore by her doggie in September 2016.
  • She is the granddaughter of politician John Y. Brown Sr., who served one term as speaker of the Kentucky House of Representatives and also as majority floor leader during the tenure of Governor Edward T. Breathitt.
  • Her half-brother John Young Brown III was the Secretary of State of Kentucky from 1996 to 2004.
  • Various personalities such as Pirates of the Caribbean producer Jerry Bruckheimer and CNN chief political correspondent Dana Bash were present at their wedding.

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