Amanda Lang Bio, Wiki
Amanda Lang is a Canadian News Anchor/Reporter and Correspondent working for BNN Bloomberg. She re-joined the station in January 2018.
Amanda Lang Age, Birthday, DOB
Lang is 51 years old as of 2021. She was born on October 31, 1970, in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. She celebrates her birthday on the 31st of October every year.
Amanda Lang Height
Lang stands at a height of approximately 5 feet 6 inches (1.68 m).
Amanda Lang Family
Lang was raised with her loving parents, Adrian Macdonald (mother) and Otto Lang (father). Her dad and mom divorced while she was young. Lang’s mom however was married to Donald Stovel Macdonald, who now became Lang’s stepfather. Donald is a former federal Liberal Cabinet member. Lang has an identical twin sister, Adrian. She also has 6 other siblings, with whom she shares one father, Otto Lang. The names of the other 6 siblings of Lang are Maria Lang, Andrew Lang, Timothy Lang, Gregory Lang, Elisabeth Lang, and Amanda Lang.
Lang’s family is a political family. She has an uncle, Anthony Merchant, who is a Canadian lawyer, businessman, and former politician. She also has a grandmother, Sally Merchant, who is a Saskatchewan television personality and political figure. His great-grandfather, Vincent Reynolds Smith has worked as a lawyer and political figure in Saskatchewan. Also, most of her siblings are politically affiliated.
Amanda Lang Father
Lang’s dad, Otto Lang, is a Canadian lawyer and former politician. He is 89 years old as of 2021, born on May 14, 1932, in Handel, Saskatchewan, Canada. He has worked as the Chairman of the Transport Institute at the University of Manitoba, Executive Vice-President of Pioneer Grain Co. Ltd., and President, CEO of Centra Gas Manitoba Inc. Currently, he is retired but he works as a director of several companies, including the Winnipeg Airport Authority and Investor’s Group. From the year 2005 to 2006, he worked as the co-chair of the federal Liberal election campaign for Manitoba.
Otto is a proud alumnus of the University of Saskatchewan (B.A. and an LL.B.), Oxford University (B.C.L), and the University of Manitoba (LL.D.). He is currently married to Madam Justice of the Court of Queen’s Bench of Manitoba, Deborah McCawley. Previously, Otto was married to Amanda’s mom, Adrian Macdonald.
Amanda Lang Husband, married
Lang is not married, but she is a divorced woman. She was recently married to Vince Brog, who is well-known for being the president of C3 Communications. Their date of marriage is unknown at the moment but they divorced in August 2012. There were some rumors of Lang being in a relationship with W. Geoffrey Beattie, a well-known member of the Royal Bank of Canada. As soon as clear information about Lang’s relationship and marital status is available, there will be an update.
Amanda Lang Net Worth
Lang has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million-$5 Million which she has earned through her successful career as a News Anchor/Reporter and Correspondent.
Amanda Lang Salary
Lang earns an annual salary ranging from $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Amanda Lang CBC
Lang has worked for CBC as a senior business correspondent from October 26, 2009, to October 13, 2015. There, Lang co-anchored The Lang & O’Leary Exchange, a new business program on CBC News Network along with Kevin O’Leary. The program aired every weekday at 7 p.m. ET. At the program, she interviewed people such as Brian Mulroney (former prime minister of Canada).
Amanda Lang BNN Bloomberg
Lang serves at BNN Bloomberg as a news anchor. She began hosting Bloomberg TV Canada’s Bloomberg North in early 2016. In September 2017, she now began co-hosting Bloomberg Markets as part of a co-production arrangement for the program. Lang was working for BNN Bloomberg from August 2002 to July 2009 as an anchor of the morning show, before becoming the creator and host of a nightly issues-driven debate show with Kevin O’Leary, SQUEEZEPLAY. In the year 1992, she worked as a New York-based correspondent, where she was a key part of the team that launched BNN Bloomberg’s predecessor, ROBTV.
Amanda Lang Career
Lang works as a news anchor at BNN Bloomberg. Before re-joining the station, she was working for Bloomberg Television Canada as an anchor. Before that, she worked for CBC News as a senior business correspondent for 5 and a half years. Prior to going to CBC News, Lang worked for BNN Bloomberg as a news anchor for 7 years.
A proud alumnus of the University of Manitoba, where she studied architecture, Lang began her TV career at The Globe and Mail and then the National Post before making her move to CNN in New York City. There she served as an anchor and reporter. There she anchored programs on CNN’s then-financial network, CNNfn, as well as reported from the New York Stock Exchange for American Morning. After working for CNN, she now joined BNN Bloomberg for a 7-year stint.
Amanda Lang Books, author
Other than working as a journalist, Lang is also an author. She has published 2 books;
- The Power of Why (in 2012)
- The Beauty of Discomfort: How What We Avoid Is What We Need (in 2017)
Amanda Lang Social Media Platforms
Lang is active on her social media accounts and is often seen posting on her Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. She has over 51.6K followers on Twitter.