Jim Sciutto Biography
Jim Sciutto is an American journalist working for CNN as a senior national security correspondent since joining in Sep. 2013. Still, he is co-anchor of CNN Newsroom televised on weekdays from 9 a.m to 11 a.m. ET alongside Poppy Harlow. He joined CNN from US Embassy in Beijing.
Jim Sciutto Age
Sciutto was born on March 10, 1970, United States. He is 52 years old as of 2022.
Jim Sciutto Ethnicity
Sciutto is a native of America. He was born and raised in a middle-class fully-American family residing in the suburbs of the U.S. He is of Irish-Italian ethnicity/ancestry/heritage.
Jim Sciutto Height
He stands at 6 feet 1 inch tall.
Jim Sciutto Family
He was born and bred in the United States. Sciutto is the son of Ernest Sciutto and Elizabeth Sciutto. His father passed away in 2007 and was a former US Navy veteran. In addition, on Sep. 5, 2021, Sciutto posted a photo of his grandfather Lois saying, “My grandfather Louis. Think we look alike?”
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Jim Sciutto Wife
Since October 2006, Sciutto has been married to Gloria Riviera-Sciutto. Initially, she was the wife of William Hughes III before they got divorced. She is a media personality and a podcaster. She covers a broad array of breaking, investigative and feature stories for the network’s flagship broadcasts Good Morning America, World News and Nightline. She is primarily involved in both ABC News Radio and ABC News Digital.
Jim Sciutto Children | Daughter
He is blessed with 3 children; two sons Caden Charles and Tristan James; and a daughter called Sinclair Elizabeth. With his wife Gloria Rivers, Elizabeth was born as the youngest child. To summarize, the family lives in Washington, DC.
Jim Sciutto Education
From 1993 to 1994, Sciutto was a Fulbright Fellow in Hong Kong. He graduated from Yale University after studying Chinese history. Besides, he is an associate fellow at Pierson College at Yale and a member of the Council on Foreign Relations.
Jim Sciutto CNN | CNN Newsroom
Sciutto is a journalist working for CNN as a senior national security correspondent since joining in Sep 2013. Still, he is the co-anchor of CNN Newsroom televised on weekdays from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. ET alongside Poppy Harlow. He joined CNN from the US Embassy in Beijing.
At CNN, Sciutto reports and provides analysis across the network’s programs and platforms on all aspects of the U.S. national shield like the State Department, the intelligence community, foreign policy and the military. Throughout his career, Sciutto has reported from over 50 nations across the world, including dozens of positions in Iran, Afghanistan and Iraq.
Sciutto previously worked as ABC News’ Hong Kong-based correspondent for Asia Business News and chief foreign correspondent, based in London. First, he started his career on PBS as the moderator and producer of a weekly public affairs talk show. In conclusion, he has served as chief of staff and chief consultant to the U.S. Ambassador to China, Gary Locke.
Jim Sciutto Books
Sciutto is the author of three books:
- The Shadow War: Inside Russia’s and China’s Secret Operations to Defeat America (p. 2019).
- Against Us ( p. 2018): his first book, The New Face of America’s Enemies in the Muslim World: analyzes the driving forces behind Islamic radicalization.
- The Madman Theory: an inside look at President Trump’s foreign policy, Trump Takes On the World (p. 2020).
Jim Sciutto Awards
Among the honors, his work has achieved are Emmy Awards, including:
- Edward R. Murrow Award
- George Polk Award
- The White House Correspondence Association’s Merriman Smith Award for excellence in presidential coverage.
Who replaced Poppy Harlow?
In 2008, Poppy Harlow started working for CNN. In addition, he worked as the anchor for CNNMoney.com and at the same time acted as a correspondent for CNN. Harlow and fellow CNN host Jim Sciutto took over as the new co-anchor of CNN Newsroom in 2017.
Jim Sciutto Madman Theory
The Madman Theory is a well-known book that was authored by Jim Sciutto. It describes the four-year period of former U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration and how his plan caused more difficulties than good among the good people of the United States. His book is available to be purchased at all online bookstores.
Jim Sciutto Co-H0st
Harlow, a co-host of “CNN Newsroom” in the midday, will spend a year at Yale to take its master of law program, designed for journalists and others who are not attorneys to study the law in the context of their careers.
Jim Sciutto Salary
He earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $110,500.
Jim Sciutto Net Worth
Sciutto has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million.