Isiah Carey Biography
Isiah Carey is an accomplished American and Emmy award-winning television broadcast journalist currently working at KRIV as a reporter. In addition, he has served for TV and radio stations throughout the southeast portion of the U.S.
Isiah Carey Age
He is 52 years old as of 2022. Carey was born on October 17, 1970, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, the U.S. He celebrates his birthday on October 17, every year.
Isiah Carey Education
He attended and graduated from Southern University in Baton Rouge, he was already a news anchor and a reporter for the city’s WXOK-AM radio.
Isiah Carey Height|Weight
Carey stands on an average height of 5 Feet 4 inches and weighs around 70kgs.
Isiah Carey Family
Carey is a native of Baton Rouge, La., he caught the TV bug at a very young age. However, he has not revealed information regarding his family members, this information is currently under review and will be updated soon.
Isiah Carey Wife |Married
Carey has not revealed whether he is in a relationship as he likes to keep his personal life private, However, This information is under review and will be updated as soon as it is available.
Isiah Carey Children
He has not revealed whether he has children as he likes to keep his personal life private, However, This information is under review and will be updated as soon as it is available.
Isiah Carey Career
As a third-grade student in 1978, Isiah realized that he wanted to be a reporter on TV. A local television journalist conveyed to his class and motivated Carey to contact a Baton Rouge TV station, asking for a summer job. He landed the job and worked at that station every summer, for no recognition, until he went away to college.
Carey began as a general assignment reporter for FOX 26 News but has since embraced his role as the host of his signature news program, Isiah Factor Uncensored. He is a native of Baton Rouge, La., he caught the TV bug at a very young age. In fact, he made his takeoff in front of the camera at the age of five, on a weekly local segment called Thought for the Day on WVLA-TV.
Carey continued his pursuit of a broadcasting career in college. Prior to graduating from Southern University in Baton Rouge, he was already a news anchor and a reporter for the city’s WXOK-AM radio. He was the News Director and anchor at KQXL-AM and WYCT-FM, where he managed a small news staff by 1990. The very same year, he got his first real TV job as a reporter and Public Affairs talk show host at WVLA.
In 1991, he re-joined WAFB-TV, the same station he shadowed as a third grader. He remained there for four years. Carey joined KRIV-TV in September 2001. He has received several awards, including an Emmy and an award from the Society of Professional Journalists throughout his broadcasting career.
Isiah Carey Arrest
In October 2018, Carey was arrested for driving while drunk in Montgomery County, Texas. The Houston Chronicle claimed that his vehicle was swerving on the lane, and the police saw a variety of signs that Carey had become drunk after a traffic arrest had been made. Carey later apologized for the social media incident.
Isiah Carey Outtake
In 1996, a grasshopper flew into Carey’s mouth while covering a high school football game. He lost his control and went on a profanity-filled tirade about his hay fever. The poor take was never transmitted by the channel, but it was posted to YouTube in 2008 and became an Internet sensation. It is listed as one of the best viewing videos of everyone’s day in Germany, Australia, Canada, the United Kingdom, Ireland, India, New Zealand, Mexico, and France. The program was later parodied in season 2, episode 16 of The Cleveland Show. Carey was the subject of the “Web Redemption” on Tosh.0 in 2011.
Isiah Carey Salary|Net Worth
Carey has an estimated salary ranging between $70,000 – $125,000 and has an estimated net worth of $1 Million -$5 Million which he earns from his broadcasting career.
Isiah Carey Social Media Platforms
He is very active on all social media accounts and he is often seen posting on his platforms. Carey has over 4.6k followers on Twitter, 3.1k followers on Facebook, and 2.9 k followers on Instagram.