Rob Morrison Wife, Net Worth and Career
A former, disgraced journalist and news anchor of American nationality, Rob Morrison has been known extensively for his work in the CBC. He started off his career from the early 1900’s and was a hugely respected and liked personality. Rob Morrison wife charged him with assault and domestic violence on 2011, thus leading to the straight downfall of his career as a broadcaster and news anchor. He has been out of the limelight ever since.
Rob Morrison was born on the 7th of May, 1968. His age as of now is known to be 48 years. He was born in the United States of America.
Early Life and Career
Rob Morrison career as a broadcaster began when he started as a combat correspondent for the U.S. Marine Corps. Previous to that, he has a radio disc jockey as well as a news anchor when in Japan. He started off his career as a civilian broadcaster from the WGMC-TV. After this, he moved on to work at the WWLP-TV and did his correspondence work from Qatar and Iraq.
Rob Morrison started off working in the WNBC on 1999. He was the co-anchor for Today in New York and worked for the same channel for the duration of a whopping nine years. He was also the co-anchor of Weekend Today in New York as well. He also became the news reader for Weekend Today of the NBC whereby he was a presenter as well as a producer.
He has also written a blog called Daddy Diaries-Confessions of a Stay at Home Anchorman which was published in The Huffington Post. He joined the WCBS on 2008 and anchored the morning and evening weekend newscast on the channel. He was named the co-anchor of the CBS 2 News This Morning, along with Mary Calvi, on the 20th of December, 2010. He was reportedly paid the handsome salary of a whopping 300 thousand dollars on an annual basis for his work there. Sadly, due to the assault incident with his wife, his career could not stand the problems faced due to it and he resigned on 2013.
Personal Life and Marriage
Rob Morrison wife is named Ashley Morrison. Like him, she too was a former broadcaster. She was the business anchor from CBS MoneyWatch. She also reported for the Bloomberg Television from 2007 to 2009. After her career came to an end, she got married to David. The couple had been in a relationship with a husband and wife prior to that. After their marriage, the thing was going on pretty smoothly. They had a son named Jack together. The relationship of the couple came to public limelight after it was known that Rob Morrison wife was assaulted by her own husband.
Domestic Violence and Disgrace
Rob Morrison was arrested on 2009 after he was known to have assaulted his wife. The couple lived in Manhattan during the crime. The same incident was repeated on the 17th of October, 2011. Rob Morrison wife has assaulted again and he was charged and arrested for disorderly conduct with his wife. The same thing repeated at the residence of the family on the 19th of January, 2013. On the 17th of February, 2013, Rob Morrison was arrested from his home on 1.30 am.
He was charged with second-degree threatening, second-degree strangulation and for choking his wife. A protective order was defined against him by Judge Kenneth Povodator and he was forbidden to contact with his wife. He was to remain 100 yards away from his wife. He pleaded guilty to the breach of peace as well as the threatening charges while the strangulation charge was dropped finally on 2014 in April.
With the charges against him, Rob Morrison career, which was on the heights of fame, came to an abrupt end. He was the talk of the town and finally had to step down from his position on 2013. He has his family has moved to Darien since the incident.
Net Worth and Facts
Rob Morrison net worth has been known to be a whopping 5 million dollars. Before he rested from his work as a broadcaster he reportedly earned the salary of a whopping 300 thousand dollars per year. He has been disgraced for what he has done to his wife and Rob Morrison 2016 career is as of yet, absent. He seems to be doing nothing much at the time and Rob Morrison wife has also moved away from the eyes of the general public after the issue has cooled down.
Rob Morrison was a hugely respected and liked personality before the sault case led to the breakdown of his career. He has been out of the limelight of fame as of now but people still remember the amiable and the skillful work carried out by him in his work with the CBS.