Courtney Friel is an American journalist, currently serving as a news anchor for CW-affiliated KTLA-TV. She used to appear as a guest contributor on the Red Eye w/ Greg Gutfeld, a late-night satire show on the Fox News.
Courtney Friel Bio; Family, Education, Height
Courtney Dawn Friel was born on 22 April 1982 to parents Bernard Friel and Lois Friel. She is the eldest of three siblings in the family and has two sisters named Meredith and Lindsay Friel.
Standing at the height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.68 meters), she attended Methacton High School in Eagleville, Pennsylvania. Afterward, she went to San Diego State University from where she received Bachelor of Arts in political science.
Her Career; FOX News, KTLA, Net Worth
Initially, Courtney was a sports anchor and entertainment reporter for GoTV Mobile Television. She held several jobs such as a field reporter on E! Entertainment, Oxygen Channel and Comcast Cable.
In 2003, Dawn joined ABC affiliate WBBJ-TV as an anchor. After working for four years, she moved to the Fox News Channel in 2007. There, she worked as the entertainment reporter and also appeared as a frequent guest contributor its show, Red Eye w/ Greg Gutfeld. As of now, Courtney serves as a news anchor for the CW-affiliated KTLA-TV.
Courtney Friel joined the CW-affiliated KTLA-TV in 2013 (Picture: Courtney’s Instagram)
As a KTLA-TV anchor, she earns a yearly salary of about $142874 that makes her net worth in millions.
Divorced Journalist Husband
The 39-year-old was married to Carter Evans in May 2005. Carter is an American journalist, currently serving as a Los Angeles-based correspondent for CBS News. However, they divorced in 2016.
Courtney Friel shares an Instagram picture with her kids in June 2018 (Picture: Courtney’s Instagram)
Courtney shares two children with her former husband Carter. She gave birth to first child, a son named Cash Hudson Evans on 1st January 2011. They welcomed a daughter named Cameron Kaiulani Evans on 6 April 2012.
Some Interesting Facts About Courtney Friel
- Courtney became top 10 of Miss California and Miss Tennessee pageants from 2002 to 2004.
- She encourages meditation and therapy and never misses her yoga class.
- Friel met her future husband, Carter at the NBC affiliate KNSD-TV in San Diego.