|Full Name at Birth||
Christiane Maria Heideh Amanpour
Christiane Amanpour CBE, Kristiane Amānpur, Kristiane Amānpur CBE, @camanpour (facebook), Camanpour (instagram), @camanpour (twitter)
12th January, 1958
Ealing, Middlesex, England, UK
5' 7¼" (171 cm)
121lbs (55 kg)
Brown - Light
Salt and Pepper
Mixed American-English accent...
Holy Cross Convent (Chalfont St Peter, Buckinghamshire, England, UK, 1969-74), New Hall School (Chelmsford, Essex, England, UK, 1974-??)
University of Rhode Island (B.A. degree in Journalism [Summa Cum Laude & Phi Beta Kappa], 1983)
British-Iranian journalist and television host
|Claim to Fame||
her career as the London-based chief international correspondent for CNN, and for hosting the CNN International nightly global-affairs interview program Amanpour and the PBS late-night global-affairs interview television program Amanpour & Company
|Music Genre (Text)||
Current Affairs, News Broadcasting, The Middle East, War Correspondence, Committee to Protect Journalists, Freedom of Expression, Journalist Safety
1980 > ????|
(joined: The News Department at WBRU-FM Providence), 1982 > ????
(Electronic Graphics Designer: for NBC affiliate WJAR in Providence, Rhode Island), 1983 > ????
(Assistant for the international news desk: CNN in Atlanta, Georgia), 1996 > 2005
(Special Contributor: '60 Minutes' CBS), ???? > present
(Member: of Committee to Protect Journalists; the CPJ), 2010 > 2011
(Anchor: 'This Week' ABC), 2018 > present
(Anchor: 'Amanpour & Company' PBS), 2009 > 2010
(Anchor: 'Amanpour' CNN International), 2012 > present
(Anchor: 'Amanpour' CNN International), ???? > present
(Global Affairs Anchor: of ABC News), ???? > present
(Chief International Anchor: for CNN), 1990 > ????
(Correspondent: for CNN's New York bureau), 2007 > 2007
(Awardee: awarded the C.B.E. [Commander of the Order of the British Empire] in the 2007 Queen's Birthday Honours List for her services to journalism), 2018 > 2018
(Writer: tv series 'Christiane Amanpour: Sex & Love Around the World'), ???? > ????
(Author:, 1999 > 1999
(Awardee: Emmy for '60 Minutes' [Outstanding Background/Analysis of a Single Current Story - Segments]), 1999 > 1999
(Awardee: Emmy for '60 Minutes' [Outstanding Investigative Journalism - Segments]), 2015 > present
(UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador: for Freedom of Expression & Journalist Safety), 2004 > 2004
(Awardee: Emmy '60 Minutes' [Outstanding Investigative Journalism in a News Magazine]), 2005 > 2005
(Awardee: Emmy '60 Minutes II' [Outstanding Feature Story in a News Magazine]), 1986 > ????
(Producer-Correspondent: for CNN's New York bureau), .1983–present
CNN (news channel), ABC (tv channel), NBC affiliate WJAR (radio station), CBS (tv channel), UNESCO (United Nations), The CPJ (Committee to Protect Journalists)
amanpour.com, www.instagram.com/camanpour/, www.instagram.com/camanpour/tagged/, www.facebook.com/camanpour/, twitter.com/camanpour
Darius (historical king of Iran), John F. Kennedy Jr. (college housemates & close friend)
Kensington, London, England, UK, New York City, New York, USA
a guitar previously owned by Bruce Springsteen
Christiane Maria Heideh Amanpour CBE ( ; Persian: کریستین امانپور, Kristiane Amānpur; born 12 January 1958) is a British-Iranian journalist and television host. Amanpour is the Chief International Anchor for CNN and host of CNN International's nightly interview program Amanpour. She is also the host of Amanpour & Company on PBS.