Huel Perkins Biography
Huel Perkins is a skilled American journalist Currently working at WJBK News Fox 2 Detroit, as a news anchor. He became famous after he worked together with golf play Rich Fisher 25 years ago. In addition, his friend Rich joined the news anchoring team on a competing station.
Huel Perkins Age
He was born on November 23, 1954, in Detroit, United States of America. Huel is 66 years old
Huel Perkins Education
He graduated from Southern University with the highest honors in 1947. Perkins also completed his M.A. degree in music from Northwestern University in 1951 and his Ph.D. from Northwestern University in 1958. From 1968 to 1978.
Huel Perkins Family
Perkins’s father is known as Dr. Huel Davis and his mother Thelma O. Smithon on November 23, 1954, in Detroit, United State. He holds American nationality and belongs to Africa-America ethnicity and is the only son of his parents. His father is a retired educator who was born on December 27, 1924, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Between 1943- 1946 served in the U.S.A Navy as a musician first class.
Huel Perkins Wife
He is happily married To Priscilla Perkins and has two sons. Both of his sons are in the media doing various positions in the sector. His firstborn son is currently 27 years old while his other son is 21 years old.
Huel Perkins Children
Perkins and his wife are blessed with two sons. Both of his sons are in the media doing various positions in the sector. His firstborn son is currently 27 years old while his other son is 21 years old.
Huel Perkins Height
He stands on an average height of 5 Ft 9 inches.
Huel Perkins Career
Perkins has worked for Fox 2 for the last 24 years where he got the opportunity to travel the country along with Nelson Mandela, followed the pope, and covered almost every political convention. He is blessed to have one of the greatest jobs in the world. Perkins has also worked with the most talented photographers, reporters, and producers in broadcasting.
He has received two Emmy Awards for reporting and four nominations for Best Anchor. It was not bad for a young man who was on his way to becoming a lawyer after getting his first break on air. Perkins believes he made the right choice.
Perkins developed strong and enduring faith in the people of Detroit over the years. With time he has seen them overcoming enormous odds. In addition, no matter where they live or what they do, there is a sense of community that always seems to bring us together.
Apart from anchoring the 5 p.m., 6, 10, and the Edge at 11 p.m. He as well hosts the popular talk show, “Let It Rip!” at 10:30 every Thursday night. At Fox 2 you’ll see a wide range of stories and people. Some of them will make you cry, some of them will make you angry, some of them may even leave you laughing.
Huel Perkins Salary
Perkins earns an annual salary ranging between $ 56,000 – $ 135,500.
Huel Perkins Net Worth
He has an estimated net worth of $1 million – $ 5 Million dollars
Social Media Platforms
He has over 4.6k followers on Twitter, 3.1k followers on Facebook, and 2.9 k followers on Instagram.