Rick Chambers Biography | Wiki
Rick Chambers is an American tv anchor as well as a radio announcer. He currently serves as the co-anchor of the KTLA Weekend News and also Sunday Edition. Rick has been working for the station since May of 2011. Additionally, he gives the voice of a radio announcer on Neil Goldman’s boombox called “Once Bitten”.
For many years, Rick has been working with various charitable organizations. Also, he has been hosting fundraisers and award ceremonies such as the Santa Clarita Valley. When not covering stories, Rick finds what to read because he is an avid reader and lover of puzzles. He as well does some snow skiing and trap shooting as his sports of choice.
Rick Chambers Age
He was born on February 9, 1954, in Chicago, Illinois, United States of America. Rick is 68 years old.
Rick Chambers Height
He is a man of average stature. Rick stands at a height of 5 ft 7 in ( Approx 1.7m).
Rick Chambers Family
He was born to his late father Stanley Holroyd “Stan” Chambers, and his late mother Beverly Chamber, on February 9, 1954, in Chicago, Illinois, United States of America.
Rick Chambers Father
His late father Stanley Holroyd “Stan” Chambers was born on August 11, 1923, and died on February 13, 2015. Stanley used to be an American tv reporter. He worked for KTLA in Los Angeles from 1947 to 2010. His career started after KTLA was launched as the first commercially licensed TV station in the western United States. Stanley earned numerous Emmy Awards such as the Golden Mike Awards, an LA Press Club Award, LA City and County Proclamations. Stanley retired on August 11, 2010, on his 87th birthday.
He worked for 63 good years as a reporter at KTLA. Stanley died at the age of 91 in his home in the Holmby Hills neighborhood of Los Angeles. He was predeceased by his first wife Beverly, who lost her life to cancer in 1989. Stanley left behind his second wife GiGi, 11 children, 38 grandchildren, and also 8 great-grandchildren. Stanley was buried at Holy Cross Cemetery in Culver City, California, beside Beverly, his beloved wife.
Rick Chambers Wife
He is a married man. He married his long-time sweetheart called Susie Chambers. Rick and Susie are proud parents to their three adorable children.
Rick Chambers Education
He holds a degree in broadcast journalism from Southern Illinois University.
Rick Chambers Ktla | News Anchor
Currently, Rick serves as the co-anchor of the KTLA Weekend News as well as Sunday Edition. He became part of the KTLA news crew in May of 2011. Rick is as well a front-line, Emmy Award-winning reporter. He has been covering the biggest stories of southern California for over 20 years. His first assignment in Los Angeles was to cover the riots of 1992. Since then, Rick has given his viewers first-hand live reports from the O.J. Simpson trial, the Northridge earthquake, the funeral of Ronald Reagan, as well as the Malibu and Laguna fires.
In his career as a journalist, Rick has anchored political conventions and also interviewed presidential candidates. He has met some celebrities on the red carpet and also talked one on one with the newsmakers of the day. Before going to L.A., Rick served as an anchor at WSVN-TV based in Miami. There, he covered everything from hurricanes to the rise of the South Florida drug trade. Additionally, Rick made stops in Louisville, Ky., and Harrisburg, Ill earlier in his career.
Rick’s colleagues at Ktla include:
Rick Chambers Salary
His main source of income is his job as the co-anchor of the KTLA Weekend News as well as Sunday Edition. Rick earns an average salary of $77,345 per year.
Rick Chambers Net Worth
His net worth has been gradually increasing since he launched his career in journalism. Rick has an estimated net worth of $1.12 million.
Is Rick Chambers Still Married
Yes. He married his long-time sweetheart called Susie Chambers. Rick and Susie are proud parents to their three adorable children.
Who Is Rick Chambers
Rick is an American tv anchor as well as a radio announcer. He currently serves as the co-anchor of the KTLA Weekend News and also Sunday Edition. Rick has been working for the station since May of 2011.
How Old Is Rick Chambers
Rick is a 68-year-old American journalist who was born on February 9, 1954, in Chicago, Illinois, United States of America.