Alina Cho Biography
Alina Cho is a longtime American Journalist, correspondent, and former host of CNN’s “Fashion: Backstage Pass”. She is an Editor at Large at Ballantine Bantam Dell, a division of Penguin Random House, and a contributor to CBS Sunday morning. Alina is also working as a general assignment correspondent for CNN’s New York bureau.
Alina Cho’s started her Television career at Chicago land television. Before joining CNN in 2008, she has worked for ABC and CNBC. She has done an excellent deed for CNN like her reporting aftermaths of Hurricane Katrina, live coverage of the 2008 presidential election, and so on. Not only that she has also hosted ‘Big stars, big giving’ which is a popular celebrity show in America and the main theme is to show charitable works done by celebrities.
Some of her contributions as a CNN reporter include reporting of aftermaths of Hurricane Katrina, live coverage of the presidential election in 2008, etc. Also, Cho falls into the category of a handful of journalists who have been successful to report from inside communist North Korea. Given the fact about how North Korea is, this work of hers shows her bravery and dedication towards her work. She has been able to bring the communists’ leader into light in Pyongyang, the capital of North Korea in 2010.
Alina Cho Age
News reporter Alina was born on Jan 1st, 1971 in Vancouver, Washington, U.S. She is 50 years old as of 2021.
Alina Cho Family
Cho was born to a South Korean family. She was born to her immigrant parents Wesley and Lau from South Korea. She belongs to the White ethnicity and her Nationality is American.
Alina Cho Husband
There is not much information about her personal life which shows that she wants to keep her personal life secret. As far as we know she is still unmarried. As of now, she is single and there has been no single news about her being in relationships.
Alina Cho Education
Cho graduated with M.S from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism. She earned her B.A degree from Boston College. Additionally, she has successfully earned an honorary doctorate from Old Dominion University and this is for her outstanding contributions to journalism.
Alina Cho Body Height – Measurements
Cho stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches (1.65 m). Her body measurements are 33-27-35 inches.
Alina Cho CNN
Ms. Cho is responsible for developing and co-editing books in the lifestyle and fashion genre, acquiring the memoirs of Donna Karan and Tommy Hilfiger, two books with Jessica Seinfeld, and a non-fiction book with Jill Kargman, creator and star of Bravo’s “Odd Mom Out”. Ms. Cho is also the host of a lecture series at The Metropolitan Museum of Art called “The Atelier with Alina Cho”.
The series launched in November 2014 with Anna Wintour as the inaugural guest, followed by interviews with Donatella Versace, Alber Elbaz, Diane von Furstenberg, and Alexander Wang. Her next guest, on October 18, 2016, is designer and social media star Olivier Rousteing of Balmain. Ms. Cho is one of a handful of journalists to report from inside communist North Korea, covered the historic first election of President Barack Obama, and was part of the Peabody and Emmy award-winning CNN team that covered the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. Prior to her work at CNN, she held various posts at ABC and CNBC.
Alina Cho Salary
Through her reporting, Cho has earned greatly. However, her salary is not yet disclosed to the public.