• Hala Gorani

    American Journalist

    Hala Gorani

  • Facts of Hala Gorani

    Name Hala Gorani
    Birth Name Hala Basha-Gorani
    Date of Birth March 1, 1970
    Zodiac Sign Pisces
    Gender Female
    Birth Country Seattle, WA, USA
    Nationality American
    Ethnicity White
    Profession Anchor and Correspondent
    Net worth $5.5 million
    Salary $145,797
    Marital Status Married
    Spouse Christian Streib (m. 2015)
    Hair Color Ash Blonde
    Eye Color Blue
    Height 5 feet 6 inches (1.68m)
    Education George Mason University, Sciences Po
    TV Show Hala Gorani Tonight


    The World Right Now news anchor, Hala Gorani is working on the daily broadcasting schedule to give a glimpse of interesting stories from the national and international levels. She does not feel lousy at working on the same platform of news for 24/7 hours because her passion is there with a lot of compassion.

    Gorani was born as Hala Basha Gorani on 1st March 1970 in Seattle, Washington, USA. She and her parents moved to Paris, France, where she spent her childhood memories. She also lived for several years in Algeria due to her parent’s job. On the other side, she hails from a French-Syrian ethnic background.

    On the other hand, Hala received a Bachelor of Science (B.S) in Economics degree from George Mason University based in Fairfax, Virginia. Furthermore, she became an alumnus of The Paris Institute of Political Studies in 1995. While living in most places in Europe, she is now fluent in English, French, Arabic language.

    Salary & Net Worth

    Hala Gorani has been working as a fill-in-news anchor and national correspondent for CNN International since 1998. Prior to joining CNN, she served as a full-time news anchor for Bloomberg Television-affiliated news programs. She also worked as a reporter for regional and international news networks like La Voix du Nord, Agence France-Presse, and France 3.

    Gorani is collecting a fruitful salary through his journalism career. Just in the case of a CNN International correspondent usually makes an average income of $145,797. So, her total remuneration might be comparable to the same figure. Reportedly, she has a net worth of $5.5 Million in 2020.

    Throughout Gorani’s journalism career, she has won several accolades and honors. She is the recipient of Edward R. Murrow for her coverage of the Middle East conflict. She won two Emmy Awards and two recognitions for outstanding breaking news for it. George Mason University honored her with an Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree in 2015. Also, read about Erica Hill‘s biography.

    Relationship Status

    The 50-year-old journalist, Hala is enjoying her marital life with her fellow CNN photojournalist, Chrisitan Streib, who is from German descent. The couple exchanged their wedding vows on 14th June 2015 in Jardin Majorelle, Morocco.

    Hala Gorani and CNN photojournalist, Chrisitan Streib
    Hala Gorani and CNN photojournalist, Chrisitan Streib
    Image Credit: pinterest

    The couple do not have children until now, but they probably plan for the future with family planning. Otherwise, their love life is going happily while celebrating their fifth marriage anniversary on the 14th day of June 2020. They currently reside in London, England.


    CNN’s Tonight news anchor, Hala keeps a good sympathy and love for animals. She is spending her daily life with the joy of their pet dog, Louis Gorani Streib, which is a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel breed.

    Hala Gorani with her pet dog, Louis
    Hala with her pet dog, Louis
    Image Credit: twitter.com

    On the other hand, a Cavalier King Charles Spaniels dog breed’s average price is $2,750 from the lower percentile of $1,800 to the higher percentile of $3,500. But, if you are looking for a puppy of this breed is $300 from the best breeder at a local pet shop.

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