Michael Usher Biography
Michael is an Australian presenter and reporter at Seven Network. Usher presents Seven News Sydney on Friday and Saturday with Angela Cox. Michael television career began in 1990 at the Golden West Television Network, Bunbury. He was then posted to Kalgoorlie before beginning the following year at STW-9, Perth.
Michael Usher Age
He was born in 1975 in Rockhampton, Australia.
Michael Usher Height
He stands at height of 5 feet 9 inches.
Michael Usher Education
Michael graduated from All Saints’ College, Perth in 1987. Usher went on to study media in 1989 at West Australian Academy of Performing Arts and graduated with an Associate Diploma in Media Studies.
Michael Usher ex Wife
He was married to his ex wife Anna Usher , who was a Journalist, Producer, Presenter now an entrepreneur.
Michael Usher Kids
Usher and his ex wife Anna have three children namely; Tom, Max and Alex.
Michael Usher Seven Network
Michael television career began in 1990 at the Golden West Television Network, Bunbury. He was then posted to Kalgoorlie before beginning the following year at STW-9, Perth.
In 1993, he moved to Sydney and to TCN-9 news. Three years later he was appointed to the role of Nine Network Olympics reporter, leading the Network’s coverage of the 1996 Atlanta and 2000 Sydney Olympic Games. He was the Nine Network’s correspondent in New York when the Twin Towers were attacked in September 2001.
In 2001, he moved to the Nine Network’s US bureau, where he worked for three years as National Nine News US correspondent, based in Los Angeles. Usher returned to Australia to fill in as host of Today.
In 2006, Michael returned to Australia and began presenting Nightline, replacing Ellen Fanning. In 2007, Usher became news presenter for the Sunday program. Following the axing of Nightline in July 2008 and Sunday in August 2008, he was appointed presenter of the short-lived Nine News Sunday AM and for the rest of 2008.
Between November 2008 and January 2009, he presented the weekend bulletin of Nine News Sydney. Also from 2009, he finished his role as presenter of the Sunday Morning News, as the bulletin was replaced with Weekend Today.
In March 2009, Michael was appointed as a permanent reporter for 60 Minutes. He also hosted the first leaders debate between Julia Gillard and Tony Abbott prior to the 2010 Australian Federal Election.
In December 2010, Michael presented a Current Affair while usual fill in presenter Leila McKinnon had a holiday. He also co-hosted the 2010 New Year’s Eve Fireworks with Alicia Gorey. In December 2011, Usher filled in for Karl Stefanovic on Today whilst Stefanovic was on holidays.
In October 2016, he joined the Seven Network and replaced Melissa Doyle as weekend presenter on Seven News Sydney. In 2017, he began hosting Seven’s new crime show Murder Uncovered. In December 2018, Usher was appointed the presenter of The Latest; Seven News.
Michael Usher Salary
He earns an estimated salary of $ 4,00,000 per year.
Michael Usher Networth
He has an estimated net worth of $ 3 million.
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