Steve Doocy is a television personality, who has gained fame for his stint at Fox News and few bestselling books that he had authored. Steve while working as a reported has discovered that the people only connect to news that they can relate to. These real life stories, which he has gathered from the lives of others, have been chronicled in his bestselling book called Mr. and Mrs. Happy Handbook.
On 19th Oct 1958, this famous personality was born in Algona, Iowa. However, he has spent his early days in Kansas, where he has been raised by his parents, who made their career in sales and construction. His has Irish blood in his vein as his paternal grandfather had been an Irish descent.
Because he grew up in Kansas, his schooling was done from different grade schools located in the city. His junior years have been spent in Wakefield and the high school years in Clay Center, Kansas. He had done his graduation in journalism from Kansas University in Lawrence. As a student he worked a DJ for a local radio station which was operated by the students.
At the starting of his career, Steve worked as an anchor of the morning newscast aired by CBS TV. This is a famous New York City based television channel of WCBS. Before working as the anchor of CBS TV, he co-hosted ‘Wake Up America’ and hosted the show ‘House Party with Steve Doocy’ which is a remake of a show called ‘Art Linkletter’ that had been aired on 1960. Along with these, he has hosted ‘Not Just News’, a show which has been made for the children.
Steve spent six years of his ilfe, working as the Emmy Award winning featured reporter of WRC. Steve’s early television profile includes working as news reporter in the city of Kansas. His performance has earned him a place in Time Square where he worked live on Dick Clerk’s ‘New Year’s Rocking Eve’.
In 1996, Steve switched his job, joining Fox News where he rose to fame in very short time. He helped Fox News channel launch its New Year’s Eve Special which is called ‘All American New Year’, in 2004. This show is being hosted by Bill Hammer and Megyn Kelly currently.
Doocy who has been working for Fox News for a long time, gained fame for his performance Fox News Channel’s morning wakeup show which gets aired on weekdays. He hosts this show alongside Ainsley Earhardt and Brian Kilmeade.
Steve Doocy – Book
Doocy is a talented writer who liked to put his literary skill on use. He has already written two books which have reached the New York Times bestselling list. the first book ‘Mr. and Mrs. Happy Handbook’ focuses on the issues of real life incidents, based on married and family life. The other book is called ‘Tales From the Dad’s Side’, it revolves around the issue of fatherhood.
Steve Doocy – Wife and Children
Steve Doocy is married to Kathy Gerrity. They have three children. One of his sons is the reporter with Fox, Peter Doocy. Steve lives currently in New Jersey with his family, where he serves as a lecturer in his Church, as an extension to his Roman Catholic belief.
Steve Doocy- Salary and Net Worth
Doocy reportedly earns a salary of $500 thousand and his net worth is around $2 million.