Randall Newsome Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, Wife, WMAR-TV, Net Worth, and Salary

Randall Newsome Biography

Randall Newsome is an American Anchor and Reporter working at WMAR-TV in Baltimore, Maryland as a morning anchor. Before joining the station in January 2023, he worked for WISH-TV.

Randall Newsome Age

Newsome was born on January 17 (according to his wife’s Instagram post on January 17, 2024) in Houston, Texas, United States. He therefore celebrates his birthday on the 17th of January every year. However, he has not revealed his year of birth, hence it is difficult to know how old he is (he might be in his 30s).

Randall Newsome Height

Newsome stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 11 inches.

Randall Newsome Family

Newsome was brought up in Fort Worth, Texas, alongside his 3 younger siblings, whose identities are unknown. However, he has not disclosed any information about his parents.

Randall Newsome Wife | Daughter

Newsome is a married man and his spouse is Troy Washington, an Emmy award-winning journalist. They had their engagement in September 2023 and their wedding in March 2024. The couple takes great pride in being dad and mom to their one daughter, Riley Grace Newsome. Newsome often posts his wife’s and daughter’s photos on his Instagram Page, go check ’em out! It is evident on his Instagram that Newsome likes spending his spare time with his daughter, wife, and friends, or dancing.

Randall Newsome Net Worth

Newsome has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million and $5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as an Anchor and Reporter.

Randall Newsome
Randall Newsome

Randall Newsome Salary

Newsome earns an annual salary ranging from $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.

Randall Newsome Education

Newsome is a proud 2016 alumnus of the University of Southern California, where he obtained a Master’s degree in Specialized Journalism. During his time there, he was part of the Trojan Vision, USC Black Actors Union, Annenberg TV News, and Black Graduate Student Network. Newsome is also a May 2012 graduate of Texas Southern University, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree in Broadcast Journalism, Communication, and Media Studies. There he was a member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. and the Texas Southern University Football Team.

Randall Newsome Career

Newsome serves at WMAR-2 News as a morning news anchor. He worked for WISH-TV in Indianapolis, Indiana for 4 years and 2 months (from December 2018 to January 2023), before going to WMAR-TV. There he hosted and reported on the shows: “Life Style Live!” at 10 AM and “All Indiana” at 4 PM.

Before that, he was a Multimedia Journalist at KTVE/KARD in Monroe, Louisiana, from November 2016 to December 2018. Outside of journalism, Newsome also worked as a Personal Trainer at RRQB from 2013 to July 2015 and as a Package Handler at FedEx Ground from October 2014 to May 2015. Additionally, he interned as a sports intern at ABC 13 Eyewitness Sports in Houston in the year 2012.

While working at WISH-TV in Indianapolis, IN, he improved his skills by hosting a segment called the “Gr8 Comeback”. This series was made to help local businesses during the coronavirus pandemic. In the studio, he has a special energy.

Newsome’s journalism career began while in high school and later in college. He used to enjoy telling stories and thought he might become a sports anchor and reporter. After college, he started his career at KTVE, where he realized he had a talent for storytelling in general. He found he was good at interviewing and connecting with people, whether in the studio as an anchor or host, or out in the field as a reporter.

Randall Newsome WMAR-TV

Newsome is working at WMAR-TV alongside other famous WMAR-TV meteorologists, anchors, and reporters including;

  1. Megan Knight
  2. Mallory Sofastaii
  3. Kelly Swoope
  4. Stevie Daniels
  5. Kristy Breslin
  6. Shawn Stepner
  7. Elsa M.

Randall Newsome Surgery | Illness

In the year 2022, Newsome shared his death-threatening story in an interview. He said that when he was 15 years old, he was eating an apple when part of his braces broke and he accidentally swallowed it. This caused a hole in his intestine without him knowing, and he developed an infection over a few weeks. Luckily, he and his dad went to the hospital in time for surgery. The doctors said if they had not acted quickly, Newsome could have died. He however got treated and he is now in good health.

Randall Newsome Social Media Platforms

He is active on his social media accounts and is often seen posting on his Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. He has over 2.9K followers on Instagram, over 4.4K followers on Facebook, and over 1.6K followers on Twitter.

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