Gary Tuchman Bio, Age, Height, Family, Wife, Children, CNN, Career, Net worth

Gary Tuchman Biography

Born in the U.S.A, Gary Tuchman is an American journalist and currently (2020) a CNN  National correspondent and a staff correspondent for Anderson Cooper 360 Show. Before joining CNN he worked for WPEC-TV as an anchor and reporter.

Gary Tuchman Age

Born in 1961, Tuchman is 59 years old as of 2020. He has not publicly revealed his exact date of birth hence we can not establish when he celebrates his birthday. Once this information is available, we shall update it.

Gary Tuchman Height

Tuchman stands at 5 feet and 10 inches tall.

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Gary Tuchman Family

Tuchman is born to Ronald E. Tuchman, the father.  Moreover, his father, Ronald was the chief operating officer of Child World. Child World was the second-largest toy retailer in the Us during its existence. Details of his mother are not publicly available.

Gary Tuchman Wife

Tuchman is married to Katherine M. Stark. The couple wedded in a Jewish ceremony at the Waldorf-Astoria, Manhattan in 1990. His wife is often confused with her namesake who is an actress. Gary’s wife, Katherine, runs a restaurant.

Gary Tuchman Children

Tuchman together with his wife Katherine is blessed with three children, daughters named  Lindsay, 30, and Sammy, 23 as of 2020, and a son named Daniel. Lindsay Tuchman is a CNN correspondent and an anchor/reporter for Spectrum News in New York.

Gary Tuchman Career and Education

Tuchman is currently working for CNN as a  Staff Correspondent with Anderson Cooper 360 show. He joined CNN in 1990. At CNN, Gary has covered some of the biggest events and stories including :

  • The devasting Japan earthquake and Tsunami in the hard-hit towns on Japan’s northeast coasts
  • The correspondent also covered Haiti’s earthquake that killed more than 300,000 people
  • Rescue of 33 Chilean miners
  • Volcanic eruption in Iceland
  • Obama Inauguration in 2008
  • Hurricane Katrina, Rita in 2005
  • War in Iraq in 2003
  • Afghanistan’s Loya Jirga in 2002
  • September 11, 2001 attack

Prior to joining CNN, Tuchman worked as a reporter and anchor for WPEC-TV in West Palm Beach, Florida for five years.  He also worked for WBOC-TV in Salisbury as a primary anchor and reporter.


Gary attended Boston University where earned a Bachelor of Science degree in broadcast journalism and was honored by the university with a Distinguished Alumni Award in 2003.


  • News &  Documentary  Emmy Award for an Outstanding Live Coverage of a Current News Story – Long Form (2011). Gary won this award for covering  Crisis in Haiti on January 14, 2010.
  •  2011 News &  Documentary  Emmy Award for an Outstanding Coverage of a Breaking News Story in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast for Haiti in Ruins on January 13, 2010. He also contributed in;
  • 2010 George Foster Peabody Award for coverage of Gulf Oil Spill
  • 2009 Peabody Award for coverage of the Presidential Primary Contests and
  • 2005 Peabody Award for coverage of Hurricane Katrina

In addition to winning the two Emmy awards, Gary has been nominated for Emmy Awards in 2018 for Outstanding Breaking News Coverage To CNN for CNN Worldwide Hurricane Coverage, in 2017 for Outstanding Breaking News Coverage for Pulse Nightclub Massacre, and IN 2010, Outstanding Investigative Journalism in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast for Highwat Robbery on May 5, 2009.


Gary has 39K followers on Twitter as of December 2020. His  official account is on Twitter

Gary Tuchman  Net worth

Tuchman estimated net worth is under review.