Paula Zahn Biography, Wiki, Age, Career, Boyfriend, Net Worth & More

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Who is Paula Zahn?

Paula Zahn (born February 24, 1956) is an American journalist and newscaster who has been an anchor at ABC News, CBS News, Fox News, and CNN.

She currently produces and hosts the true-crime documentary series On the Case with Paula Zahn on the Investigation Discovery channel.

Paula Zahn Biography, Wiki

Paula was born in Omaha, Nebraska, the United States. Her mother was a schoolteacher and her father was an IBM sales executive father. She spent her childhood in Canton, Ohio with her three siblings.

Later her family moved to Naperville, Illinois for her father’s job required. She did her schooling at Washington Junior High School in Naperville.

Later she received a graduate degree from Naperville Central High School in 1974. Paula continued her education at Stephens College in Columbia, Missouri, on a cello scholarship, and received firsthand knowledge of the news business by working as an intern at WBBM-TV in Chicago, Illinois.

In 1978, she completed graduation with a bachelor’s degree in journalism.

Moreover, she participated in several beauty pageants and made the semi-finals of the 1973 Miss Teenage America Pageant. In the name of siblings, she has two brothers named Steve and Mark, and one sister named Leslie. She holds American nationality with white ethnicity.

Paula Zahn Biography Wikipedia
Paula Zahn
Real NamePaula Zahn
Nickname Paula 
Profession Journalist
InstagramGo Below
Husband NameRichard Cohen
Physical Status 
Age65 Years Old
HeightIn centimeters- 170 cmIn meters- 1.70 mIn Feet Inches-5.7
WeightIn Kilograms- 60 kgIn Pounds- 132 lbs
Eye ColourBrown
Hair ColourBlonde
Shoe Size8 US
Personal Information
Date of Birth 24 February 1956
Birth PlaceOmaha, Nebraska, U.S
NationalityAmerican
EthnicityWhite
Zodiac SignPisces
School NameNaperville Central High School
College Name Dowling College of Oakdale, New York
Family Profile
Father NameNot Known
Mother NameNot Known
Children Haley Cohen, Jared Brandon Cohen, and Austin Bryce Cohen
Career 
Income SourceJournalist
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Net Worth, Salary $18 Million

Paula Zahn Career

Initially, Paula Zahn worked as an intern at the WBBM-TV in Chicago, Illinois. Then she spent the next ten years serving at local stations around the nation, including KFMB-TV in San Diego, California, WFAA-TV in Dallas, Texas, KPRC-TV in Houston, Texas, and KCBS-TV in Los Angeles, California.

In 1987, she was hired by ABC News and began anchoring the network’s ‘The Health Show’. Within a few months, she started co-anchoring ‘World News This Morning’ as well as anchoring the news segments on ‘Good Morning America’.

After this, Zahn joined CBS News and started working on the show ‘CBS This Morning’. She then went on to work as an anchor of CBS Evening News’ Saturday edition. Additionally, the American newscaster also contributed reports to ‘48 Hours’, ‘CBS News Sunday Morning’, and ‘Public Eye with Bryant Gumbel’. Then in 1999, Zahn joined Fox News Channel where she anchored ‘Fox Report’.

Soon after this, she launched her own prime-time news program titled ‘The Edge with Paula Zahn’. She then began working at CNN in September 2001 and went on to launch her program titled ‘American Morning with Paula Zahn’ in January 2002.

In 2003, during the Iraq War, she moved back to prime time and hosted a two-hour program that offered coverage of the war events.

In July 2007, the American journalist resigned from CNN, and the following year she started working with New York City PBS stations WLIW and WNET. Two years later, she began hosting her self-produced show ‘On the Case with Paula Zahn’ on the Investigation Discovery channel.

Paula Zahn Husband

Paula was previously married to her ex-husband Richard Cohen. The two got married in 1987, and have three children together from their marriage; Haley Cohen, Jared Brandon Cohen, and Austin Bryce Cohen.

They divorced twenty years later, in 2007, due to reasons not known to the public. Paula is now a single woman and has not gone public with any romantic relationship. We are however keeping tabs and will update this section with new information.

Paula Zahn Net Worth

Fans are always curious to know about celebrity Salary and net worth. She is now working for more than 30 years and works with the biggest news corruption like ABC, CBS, Fox News Channel, CNN, WNET  & Investigation Discovery.

She currently produces and hosts the true-crime documentary series On the Case with Paula Zahn. Paula Zahn has a net worth of $18 million.

Some Interesting Facts About Paula Zahn

  • Paula is a well-known American Tv and News host.
  • She attended Washington Junior High School in Naperville.
  • In 1978, she graduated with a bachelor’s degree in journalism.
  • She accepted an offer to work at ABC News in 1987.
  • Paula started hosting for the local news stations in the country a few of them being WFAA-TV, KPRC-TV, KCBS-TV, KFMB-TV, and lastly WHDH TV.
  • Zahn was married to a New York City land engineer, Richard Cohen in 1987.
  • Paula Zahn’s net worth has been estimated to be over 12 million dollars.
  • Reportedly, Paula has an apartment at the Siena on East 76th Street.
  • Currently, Paula produces and hosts the true-crime documentary series On the Case with Paula Zahn.

Paula Zahn FAQ’s

Who is Paula Zahn?

Paula Zahn (born February 24, 1956) is an American journalist and newscaster who has been an anchor at ABC News, CBS News, Fox News, and CNN.

How old is Paula Zahn?

Paula Zahn is currently 65 years old.

What is Paula Zahn’s net worth?

She currently produces and hosts the true-crime documentary series On the Case with Paula Zahn. Paula Zahn has a net worth of $18 million.

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