Carrie Gracie Biography
Carrie Gracie is one of the well-known faces of BBC News. This Scottish journalist is serving as the china editor. Carrie was born in 1962 in Bahrain. Gracie is of white British ethnicity while her father was a Scottish oil executive. According to Carrie Gracie wiki available on many sources, she studied at Aberdeenshire and Glasgow. Carrie Gracie operated her own restaurant for a year after joining the University of Edinburg. She studied politics, Economics and Philosophy in University of Oxford. Carrie Gracie moved to China in the year 1985 for teaching English and Economics at Yantai and Chongqing Universities. While she returned back to Britain after a year, she started out a small film production company. Her academic abilities didn’t end at the University of Oxford. Gracie did a bachelor in Chinese in the year 1996 and then did masters in Design for Interactive Media from Middlesex University.
Carrie Gracie started her career in 1987 with BBC World Service where she was appointed as a trainee producer. She was then promoted as correspondent along with some assignment in China, Africa and Asia-Pacific regions. In 1991, Gracie then managed to grab the position of a correspondent for BBC World Service and then for television and domestic radio in Beijing. In 1999, she returned back to United Kingdom and became presenter on BBC News. Gracie was the main showstopper morning anchor for BBC news on Tuesday to Friday for six years where she shared screen with Simon McCoy. Similarly, Carrie worked as presenter for the BBC World Service program The Interview. During her career as a correspondent in China, she covered the death of Deng Xiaoping and the relinquish of Hong Kong in 1997. Moreover, she was also known as a co-commentator on opening and closing ceremonies in BBC coverage of the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing. This lady in her mid-fifties is also very famous for her comments and presentations. Carrie Gracie is a dynamic woman as she is an inspiration to many people. For her hardworking attitude and dedication, she has earned fame in media. According to the sources, she withdraws £92,000 as a salary which making Carrie Gracie net worth really mouth watering.
While moving towards her personal life, she is a smart journalist with beauty and brain. Carrie Gracie married to her longtime boyfriend Jin, a Chinese rock musician. Unfortunately her married life doesn’t sound good as expected; Carrie Gracie and husband Jin soon chose their own way. With Jin, she gave birth to two children. As of today, there is no such speculation regarding Carrie Gracie boyfriend apart from Jim. In the year 2012, she underwent through treatment for cancer. Her detailed biography can be found on many sources. Gracie is also active in Twitter and Instagram where she is followed by thousands of fans.
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