Mika Brzezinski Biography
Mika Brzezinski is a renown American journalist working as a talk show host, political commentator, author and co-host for MSNBC morning show Morning Joe. She gained fame while working at CBS News as a correspondent and principal reporter for Ground Zero.
Mika Brzezinski Birthday and Age
Mika was born as Mika Emilie Leonia Brzezinski Scarborough on May 02, 1967, in New York in the United States of America. Her birth sign is Taurus.
Mika Brzezinski Family
Mika was born and raised by both parents in New York in the United States. She is a beautiful daughter to Zbigniew Brzezinski, the father and Emilie Benes Brzezinski, the mother. Her father worked as a political scientist, diplomat and national security advisor to President Jimmy Carter. Brzezinski has two siblings, two brothers Mark Brzezinski American diplomat and Ian Brzezinski, a military expert.
Mika Brzezinski Height
Mika has a height of 5 feet 5 inches (1.63m) and weighs 121 lbs (55 Kg). She wears a dress of size 6 (US) and shoe size 4 (US).
Mika Brzezinski Marriage
Mika is married to her longtime boyfriend, fiancée and companion Joe Scarborough, who works co-host at NBC. However, Mika was once married to WABC-TV reporter James Patrick Hoffer in 1993. The couple lived happily before it started developing complications that resulted in divorce.
Mika Brzezinski Children
The marriage between Mika and James is blessed with two children. Mika is a mother to two beautiful daughters, Emilie Hoffer and Carlie Hoffer.
Mika Brzezinski Education
Mika received her education in New York in the United States. She received a high school education from Madeira High School. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in English from George Washington University. She then got a masters degree in English from Williams College, Massachusetts.
Mika Brzezinski Career
Mika began her professional journalism career as an assistant news editor at ABC Worlds News This Morning in 1990. She became the editor general and general assignment reporter for the same station working for a short time.
In 1992, sshe joined CBS News affiliate WFSB-TV as a reporter and news anchor based in Hartford. She worked at the station for some time before quitting her job in 1997. She then joined CBS News as general assignment reporter and later News correspondent and newscaster for the overnight Up to the Minute news program. She entered and worked simultaneously for MSNBC on the weekday afternoon show, HomePage, alongside Gina Gaston and Ashleigh Banfield.
In 2007, she joined MSNBC as an Up to the Minute news update. She worked as a fill-in news anchor for NBC Nightly News and occasional anchor for Weekend Today.
Mika Brzezinski and Trump
Mika has had several issues with President Donald Trump. In February 2017, she banned Kellyanne Conway from making an appearance on her show. She claimed that Conway spread false news and information that is not true. The ban was supported by Mika’s co-host Joe Scarborough. Donald Trump tweeted severally criticizing Mika and Joe for banning his ally on their show. She accused President Donald Trump administration of blackmail with threats. Mika later talked about Trump’s tweeting conspiracy theory that her husband was involved in the death of Lori Klausutis.
Mika Brzezinski Salary
Mika is approximated to earn $8 million annually from her journalism career.
Mika Brzezinski Net Worth
Mika is rated to be worth $20 million, including her earnings, assets and investments.