Barbara Walters Net Worth $150 Million
Barbara Walters net worth has been announced to reach 150 million dollars. Barbara Walters whose complete name is Barbara Jill Walters was born in 1929 in Boston, Massachusetts. She attended Sarah Lawrence College where she graduated in English and got her B.A. degree in 1951. In 1961 she was invited to work as a writer for a TV show called “The Today Show” which was aired to the NBC channel and set the foundation for the current Barbara Walters net worth. Instantly after she began working there, Barbara Walters became a regular member of the show and she was in charge of weather reports and light duties.
Also, in 1974 her career reached the summit on “The Today Show” — she got a position as a female co-host of the show, which not only boosted her spirit, but also added some extra money to the overall sum of Barbara Walters net worth. Additionally, she was offered work by ABC newsmagazine called 20/20, where she worked as a commentator and she was tracking presidential debates jointly with her co worker Hugh Downs. In 2004, it has been announced that she is intending to retire from broadcasting journalism; however she still continued to appear on television from time to time.
The couple lived together for 13 years and in 1976 they decided to get divorced. The couple’s last marriage was with Merv Anderson, who was the CEO of Lorimar Television. The couple was married from 1986 till 1992. Barbara Walters has a daughter, whom she raised on her very own. Luckily, her television profession gets more focus than her private life, which is really a good thing for her. Taking under consideration that the shows which she host acquire a great deal of popularity, Barbara Walters net worth is forecast to grow more and more every year.
In 2007, Barbara Walters acquired lots of accomplishments, including her very own star to the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Talking about her awards, she has won many of them such as GLAAD media award and several Emmy awards both for day and primetime TV shows. Talking about her marital life, general Barbara Walters has been married three times. Second time she was married to Lee Guber, who was a theatrical producer.