FOX News Media announced that Jeanine Pirro will be a full-time co-host of The Five on the network.
The announcement of Pirro’s permanent position arrived on January 12, 2022.
Who is Jeanine Pirro?
Pirro is an American conservative TV host and author.
She also once worked as a New York state judge, prosecutor, and politician.
She hosts the show Justice with Judge Jeanine on Fox News.
Pirro also uses her legal background to work as a Legal Analyst for the Fox News Channel.
She has frequently contributed to NBC News and has made several appearances on the Today Show.
Her latest book was released in 2020 and is titled Don’t Lie to Me: And Stop Trying to Steal Our Freedom.
How old is Jeanine Pirro?
Pirro was born in Elmira, New York on June 2, 1951.
She is currently 70 years old.
She was married to Albert Pirro for 38 years. They divorced in 2013.
The former couple had two children together, Christi and Alexander Pirro.
Pirro has worked with Fox News for over a decade as her show Justice with Judge Jeanine first aired in 2011.
What is Jeanine Pirro’s net worth?
Celebrity Net Worth reports that Pirro’s net worth is estimated to be a total of $14million.
The site also reports her salary to be an estimated $3million.
On Wednesday, January 12, 2022, Fox News Media CEO Suzanne Scott announced Pirro’s full-time seat on the show The Five.
“’The Five continues to be a beloved show by the American audience. Each of the co-hosts are accomplished and insightful talent with diverse opinions and terrific chemistry who will certainly help drive this ensemble program going forward,” Scott said in a statement.
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Fox News also reported that The Five was extremely successful with ratings.
“The Five topped everything CNN and MSNBC had to offer during 2021, averaging 2.9 million viewers to finish as the second most-watched show on cable news.”
Pirro has been with Fox News since 2006, they also revealed that she will be giving up her weekend show Justice with Judge Jeanine for her new role.