Molly Grantham Bio | Wiki
Molly Grantham is an American two-time EMMY-award-winning journalist who has been named TV News Reporter of the Year. Currently, Molly anchors WBTV News at 5:00 pm, and 5:30 pm and solo anchor the 11 pm.
She was the reporter of the year for both Carolinas, one of Mecklenburg County’s “50 Most Influential Women” and recently, Charlottean of the Year in 2020 by Charlotte Magazine. Currently, Molly anchors WBTV News at 5:00 pm, and 5:30 pm and solo anchor the 11 pm.
Molly Grantham Age
Molly was born on May 1, 1977, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, in the United States. She is 45 years old.
Molly Grantham Measurements
She is a woman of average stature. Molly stands at a height of 5 ft 4 in ( Approx1.6 m).
Molly Grantham Family
She was the only daughter of her parent’s four children. Molly was brought up in her hometowns of Lancaster and subsequently Pinehurst, North Carolina. Molly’s parents are Joseph Michael Grantham and Wilsie Moss Hartman thus their respective occupations are not mentioned. Her parents influenced molly to take up a career in journalism.
Molly’s grandfather died of pancreatic cancer. In 2017 her mother also died of breast cancer and her dad, who she calls her “forever hero,” died in 2006 of colon cancer. Molly’s grandmum also died of breast cancer.
Molly Grantham Husband
She happily married her lovely husband Wes Hyland. The pair tied the nuptial knot on June 17, 2007, at Fort Fisher, North Carolina. Molly and her lovely husband have two adorable kids – a daughter named Parker who is 4 years older than her younger brother named Hutch. The family has a dog named; Fisher, who was adopted from the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police department’s Animal care control.
Molly Grantham Baby
She and her husband Wes welcomed their third baby boy named Hobie. When Molly and the baby first arrived home, the family acted as if anyone does with an infant — lots of hugs, kisses, and cuddles.
Molly Grantham Education
She attended McCaskey High and graduated in 1995. Later on, Molly moved on to the university of north Carolina for a degree in Broadcast Journalism. In 1999 Molly graduated and took up an internship opportunity at ABC TV based in Sydney.
Molly Grantham WBTV
In 2003 when she came to Charlotte as a reporter, she provided gangs, terrorism, and the fight to legalize cannabis oil in North Carolina. Molly is also well-known for #MollysKids, children with uphill medical battles. She follows the stories of more than 100 kids a year, networking them together, promoting awareness, and supporting raising funds for pediatric sickness and research.
She gave a TedxCharlotte Talk titled“The Real We Are” in 2018, on stereotypes about women and image. The talk was well-received, in part because it was not something one expects a television news anchor to tackle, being that her career is visual and harshly judged.
Molly’s colleagues at WBTV include:
Kristi O’Connor– anchor
Dee Dee Gatton -anchor
Bettie Cross– anchor
Brittany Ford– reporter
Andrea Lindenberg – anchor
Rachel Coulter -meteorologist
Molly Grantham Books
Molly published her second book in 2020 in the middle of the coronavirus pandemic. She is a leader in both social media and is heavily involved in the Charlotte community. Molly’s first book titled, Small Victories: The Off-Camera Life of an On-Camera Mom, sold out on Amazon in its first week. It’s a funny, real-life account of juggling too much. A perfect lead-in to her second book, The Juggle is Real, launched in May of 2020 and encourages ladies to laugh through imperfections and sometimes drop balls they have up in the air.
Molly Grantham Salary
She is a WBTV anchor. Therefore, Molly earns her salary as a WBTV News anchor at 5:00 pm, and 5:30 pm, and solo anchors the 11p. Molly’s average salary is $73,201 per year.
Molly Grantham Net Worth
Molly earns her wealth as a WBTV News anchor at 5:00 pm, and 5:30 pm, and solo anchors the 11p. Therefore, Molly has accumulated a decent fortune over the years she has worked. Molly’s estimated net worth is $727,101.
How Old Is Molly Grantham
Molly is a 45-year-old who was born on May 1, 1977, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, in the United States.
Who Is Molly Grantham Married To
Molly married her lovely husband Wes Hyland. The pair tied the nuptial knot on June 17, 2007, at Fort Fisher, North Carolina.