Jacque Reid

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Jacque Reid
Born
Jacqueline Elaine Reid

(1975-01-31) January 31, 1975 (age 44)
Occupation Television host, journalist

Jacqueline Elaine "Jacque" Reid[1] (born January 31, 1975 [2] in Atlanta, Georgia[3]) is an American television and radio personality and journalist. She was the lead news anchor of The BET Nightly News from 2001-2005. Reid is currently one of the co-hosts of the NBC New York affiliate show called "New York Live." She has also guest-hosted The View several times, prior to joining NBC 4 New York.[4]

Early career

Reid began her journalism career as an anchor/reporter for WBSG-TV in Brunswick, Georgia and at CBS affiliate WKYT-TV in Lexington, Kentucky. Later, she joined KPRC-TV, the NBC affiliate in Houston, Texas. From her stint in Houston, she moved on to anchor the morning news at CNN Headline News.

Education

Reid earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in print journalism from Clark Atlanta University, a Master's degree in Broadcast Journalism from Northwestern University and is an active member of the National Association of Black Journalists. She is also a member of Delta Sigma Theta sorority.

Personal

Reid was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia,[3] and is a health and fitness enthusiast.[5] She has said that she would like to have children.[6] As Reid maintains a busy schedule, she is also very active on the public speaking circuit.

References

  1. ^ jacque reid [@jacquereid] (3 June 2014). ""@middlenamegame: @jacquereid what is your middle name?" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  2. ^ "Jacque Reid Added as Host to WNBC’s New York Live Lineup", by Jerry Barmash, September 8, 2011, FishbowlNY, Mediabistro.com. Retrieved 2011-09-21.
  3. ^ a b "Jacque Reid Jumps Into Reality TV" Archived 2010-07-30 at the Wayback Machine, by Isoul H. Harris, January 2010, 944 Magazine. Retrieved 2011-09-21.
  4. ^ "Jacque Reid". nbcnewyork.com. Retrieved 31 July 2016.
  5. ^ Jacque Reid on IMDb
  6. ^ News Journalist Talks About Sex With New Reality Show. Black Voices Newswire, January 7, 2010

External links

  • Official Site
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