Clarissa Ward

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Journalist, Anchor (1980)
Mon Jul 18 2022
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Relationship Timeline Of Clarissa Ward

husband : Philipp von Bernstorff
Philipp and Clarissa November 2016 at London's Chelsea Old Town Hall

Award-winning journalist Clarissa Ward worked with some of the top-notch news giants such as CBS and ABC, which has helped them to secure a good position in the media industry. She is currently serving as a chief international correspondent for CNN.

Clarissa Ward was born on January 30, 1980, in New York, U.S.A. She graduated from Yale University and has earned her honorary doctor of letter degree from Middlebury College.

Clarissa during the shooting at middle east.
Image: Clarissa while covering in the middle east

Clarrisa started her career as a desk assistant for Fox News in 2003; meanwhile, she also became an international desk assistant covering stories such as the capture of Saddam Hussein, the Indian Ocean Tsunami, and the assassination of Yasir Arafat.

Is Clarissa Ward Married? Who is her Husband?

The topic regarding Clarissa Ward's personal life has always been underlined news. The veteran journalist always remained secretive towards her personal life. But, all of the secrecy suddenly started hitting the media after exchanging the wedding vows with Philipp Von Bernstorff on 27 November 2016.

Clarissa and Philipp first met each other in Moscow in 2007 at a party. A mutual friend introduced them, and that's their love romance began. Eventually, they took their romantic relationship to an upper level and decided to marry.

Clarissa at her wedding.
Image: Clarissa and Philipp on their wedding day

Their wedding ceremony held at Chelsea Old Town Hall in Notting Hill, which was attended by 46 guests, including their parents and close friends. The news regarding her marriage was shared via Instagram. 

And finally, at 12:14 BST on 2nd March 2018, she gave birth to a baby boy- Ezra Albrecht Nikolas Nour von Bernstorff. They are currently happily residing together without any news and rumors of divorce or having extramarital affairs.

Clarissa Ward's Net worth and Salary

As a famous journalist, Clarissa has summoned a huge amount of net worth. Being still active in the media industry, her bank balance is surely in ascending order.

Clarissa has an estimated amount of net worth around $1 million back in 2016, which means she has probably added a huge sum of her bank account as of 2019.

How much is Clarissa's Income?

As a proficient journalist, she receives a remuneration of over $200,000 annually from the network. On the other hand, her husband also earns a bulky amount from his profession. As to count, he must be making a considerable amount of fortune.

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Both husband and wife are enjoying their combined net worth and spending quite a cash on living an exotic lifestyle touring all over the world.

Furthermore, she has also invested in several media business and the stock market. Likewise, she is very much successful in maintaining a lavish life along with her family. Besides, she is also actively seen on social networking sites like Instagram, Twitter, Facebook.

The stint with the CBS news 

As a correspondent to CBS, she covered some of the most challenging topics, Clarissa and her team dodged many dangers such as sniper fire and aerial bombardment in the city of Aleppo, Syria to cover the rise of Islamic extremism. 

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In 2013, Ward reported on the Egyptian unrest. In 2014, she went back to Syria to cover an interview with two western jihadis about their prospect of radicalism.

In 2015, Ward joined the London based CNN; she was invited to the United Nations Security Council meeting for sharing her experience as a war correspondent having coverage for over a decade.

Clarissa Ward's Awards and Honors

Clarissa is a designated reporter having some of the most promising works at her disposal.

Ward at an event.
Image: Clarissa Ward attending 2016 Rory Peck Awards

For the hard work and perseverance, she received the George Foster Peabody Award in 2012. She has also received two Emmy Awards.

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