Uma Pemmaraju was an eminent Indian-born American Award-winning anchor and host who served at Fox News cable network as a host. She also served for America’s News Headquarters w/Uma Pemmaraju as a host and anchor which aired in New York on Fox News. As well she served as a reporter for Bloomberg News.
Uma Pemmaraju Age
Uma Pemmaraju was born in Rajahmundry, Andhra Pradesh, India on 31 March 1958 and died on August 8, 2022, at the age of 64 years.
Uma Pemmaraju Height
Pemmaraju stood at an average height of 5 ft 7 in ( Approx 1.70m).
Uma Pemmaraju Family
Uma was born to her supportive parents in Rajahmundry, Andhra Pradesh, India. Her protective father served as a research scientist specializing in birth control while her mother came from a well-known Indian family and was a housewife. When she was 6 years old her family moved to San Antonio, USA from Rajahmundry, India. She had not shared any details about her siblings and it is not known if she had any siblings hence it will be updated as soon as the information is available.
Uma Pemmaraju Husband
She was married to her ex-husband named Andrew Petkun who is a millionaire businessman and they were blessed with one kid a lovely daughter named Kirina Alana Devi who serves as an actress by profession born in the USA on January 5, 1999, currently, she is 23 years of age. Before she died she was single.
Uma Pemmaraju Education
Uma joined Trinity University based in Texas after completing high school studies where she earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Arts in Political Science. In addition, she joined the American University where for an exchange program with Trinity for a duration of one year she pursued International Relations.
Uma Pemmaraju Salary
Uma received an annual average salary of $82,456 and this was according to Fox News hosts’ salaries and $78,458 which was according to Bloomberg News reporters’ salaries.
Uma Pemmaraju Net Worth
She had an estimated net worth of $4 million US dollars and her career as a journalist was the primary source of her income.
Uma Pemmaraju Career
Uma worked at the San Antonio Express-News newspaper as a producer and reporter. Her journalism career started at KENS-TV. She as well served as an editor for her college newspaper. She later joined KTVT-11 located in Dallas where she worked as a news anchor and correspondent. Afterward, she went to WMAR-TV located in Baltimore where she gained an Emmy Award.
After that, she joined WBZ-TV and WLVI based in Boston where for WBZ’s Evening Magazine she worked as a producer and tipster. In October 1996 when Fox News began she was a member of its team while there she hosted several specials and interviewed well-known newsmakers from the Dalai Lama to Sarah Palin such as astronaut Buzz Aldrin, Joel Osteen, Carly Simon, Donald Trump, and Whoopi Goldberg together with a host of senators and congressional leaders from D.C.