Brianna Keilar is a senior political correspondent and anchor for CNN in Washington, D.C. She is well-known for hosting the CNN show “Right Now with Brianna Kellar,” which she started on 12 November 2018. She has previously worked as a White House correspondent, congressional correspondent, and general assignment correspondent for CNN.
Here is everything you need to know about Brianna Keilar, including her married life.
Second Time’s the Charm
Brianna Keilar has married twice. She first tied the knot with her longtime boyfriend, Dave French, a film producer. The pair tied the knot on 2 May 2009, at Sedona, Arizona, and spent a romantic honeymoon in Panama. However, their marriage did not last long as they divorced in 2015.
Later, Brianna found love for the second time with Fernando Lujan. Fernando proposed to her on 4 July 2016 during the wonderful fireworks. The duo tied the knot the same year on 30 December 2016.
Their marriage was filled with more happiness after the arrival of their baby boy, Antonio Lujan, in June 2018. Meanwhile, Fernando has an older son, Teddy Lujan, from his former relationship.
The Host of CNN’s “Right Now with Brianna Keilar”
Brianna’s career on CNN started as a correspondent for CNN Newsource. She provided breaking news coverage and reports for 800 CNN Newsource partner stations. Later, she joined Newsource from CBS News and worked as an anchor, reporter, and producer for a CNS newscast on mtvU, MTV’s college network. Likewise, she also filled the position for a fill-in anchor on CBS News’ overnight newscast, Up to the Minute.
Brianna earned the 2009 National Press Foundation Everett McKinley Dirksen Award for her 2008 coverage of the $700 billion bank bailout. Likewise, she also earned the White House Correspondents’ Association’s 2014 Aldo Beckman Memorial Award for covering the rollout of Obamacare. Since 2018, Brianna has been serving as the host of CNN’s Right Now with Brianna Keilar.
Brianna Keilar Holds Dual Citizenship
Brianna Marie Keilar was born in 1980 in Canberra, Australia. She celebrates her birthday on 21 September, which makes his age 41. She was born to an Australian father, Glenn, and an American mother, Miriam.
Her family moved to the States in 1982. She graduated from Mission Viejo High School. She holds a dual bachelor’s degree in Mass Communications and Psychology from the University of California.
Brianna holds dual citizenship in America and Australia.