Cynthia McFadden Bio, Age, Height, Weight, Family, NBC, Net Worth, Salary, Illness Partner, Children

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Cynthia McFadden Biography

Cynthia McFadden is an American news anchor and television journalist. She is currently the senior investigative correspondent for NBC News. Before joining NBC News, she was an anchor and also a correspondent for  ABC News, and she co-anchored Nightline and occasionally did appear on ABC News special Primetime. In addition to that, from 1994 to 2014 Mcfadden was with ABC News and she later did join NBC in the year 2014 in March.

Cynthia McFadden Age

She was born in the year 1956 on the 27th of May in Lewiston, Maine. Cynthia is therefore currently 66 years of age.

Cynthia McFadden Height

Mcfadden is a woman with a moderate and average body measurement height that appears a little bit tall by the look of her photos. However, her height approximation is around 5ft and 6 inches or 168cm tall.

Cynthia McFadden Weight

She is a woman with a glamorous beautiful outlook with a good-looking hair. Her body measurement weight is approximately 70 kilograms or 154 lb.

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Cynthia was born to her both loving parents in Lewiston, Maine. Unfortunately, there is not much information about her parents’ names or her having any other siblings because is not publically disclosed.

Cynthia McFadden Education

She did graduate from Phi Beta Kappa school and later went to Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine. So from Bowdoin College, she did graduate a summa cum laude in 1978. After that, she went to  Columbia Law School in New York City and in 1984 Cynthia did receive her Juris Doctor degree


Mcfadden in her early career was the executive producer of Fred Friendly’s Media and Society seminars based at Columbia and in which many were broadcast on PBS from 1984 to 1991. However, in 1991 she did join the Courtroom Television Network as a producer and anchor.

In addition, in 1994 after working for Courtroom Television Network she joined ABC News as the network’s legal correspondent, covering among other subjects the O. J. Simpson trial.

NBC News

After working at ABC News for at least two decades and for the last nine years as a Nightline anchor, on March 29th, 2014 she joined  NBC News and left ABC News. Furthermore, Cynthia serves as the senior legal and also investigative correspondent, contributing to NBC’s investigative unit across all NBC News platforms.

Furthermore, Cynthia is a contributor to, a website that was launched in 2008 for women to discuss culture, politics, and gossip. In addition to that, she has hosted or co-hosted a number of documentaries and specials on ABC. She is co-chair of the board of the International Women’s Media Foundation.

Cynthia McFadden’s Net Worth

Mcfadden is one of the journalists who are popular and makes a lot of money in journalism and according to our research, her net worth is estimated to be between $ 1 million to $ 5 million dollars.


The annual salary that she receives per year as a journalist ranges from $ 45,000 to $ 110,500 dollars.

Cynthia McFadden Husband|Partner

She was the wife of Michael John Davies and together they tied the knot in the year 1989, however, they got divorced in the year 1996. Cynthia later found James F. Hoge, Jr from 1998 to date.


Cynthia with her Partner James F. Hoge, Jr has one kid by the name of Spencer Graham McFadden Hoge.

Cynthia McFadden hair

She a good-looking Short Sassy Hair, Short Hair.

Cynthia McFadden illness

McFadden has Crohn’s disease and has done public service announcements to raise awareness about her condition. She also practices Transcendental Meditation and also has as well supported the work of the David Lynch Foundation.

Tv Shows

  • ABC News Nightline
  • PrimeTime Live
  • ABC World News
  • Good Morning America
  • ABC 2000 Today
  • Dateline: On Assignment
  • 20/20 Downtown