Fox News journalist Uma Pemmaraju cause of death, husband, daughter, net worth/salary

Uma Devi Pemmaraju was an Indian-American journalist and television anchor. She was one of the original hosts on the Fox News cable network at their 1996 premiere. Fox News journalist Uma Pemmaraju was an Emmy Award-winning anchor and host. Founding Fox News Channel anchor Uma Pemmaraju has died at age 64. Scroll down for more detail about Fox News journalist Uma Pemmaraju’s cause of death, husband, daughter, net worth, and  salary.

Fox News journalist Uma Pemmaraju cause of death

Former WBZ anchor and reporter Uma Pemmaraju has died. She died on 8 august, 2022, according to the reports. She was an American anchor and host on the Fox News cable network. Pemmaraju’s death was first reported by Fox News. Despite her death being confirmed, Uma Pemmaraju cause of death was not immediately made public. Pemmaraju was not reported to be sick or hospitalized recently and could have died of natural causes. 

Her family is highly shocked due to her death and they are seeking some privacy as of now. So, it is not the right moment to talk with her at all. Uma was an incredibly talented journalist as well as a warm and lovely person, best known for her kindness to everyone she worked with. We extend our heartfelt condolences to her entire family.”

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Uma Pemmaraju Net worth at the time of her death


Fox News journalist Uma Pemmaraju net worth was $4 million at the time of her death.  She earned her income from her professional career as a journalist and anchor. She currently works for the famous cable network Fox News Channel. As a news anchor in the Fox News Channel, she earned a salary that ranges from $34k to $159k. In fact, her average salary curls around $68k per year. She also makes $29k to $42k as a host in various other channels. 

She had been with the company since Fox News launched on October 7, 1996, and was seen anchoring several programs, including Fox News Now, Fox On Trends, and The Fox Report. Outside of Fox, Pemmaraju was also known for her reporting at Bloomberg News and WBZ-TV. She also taught journalism at Emerson College and Harvard University.

Pemmaraju also won many Emmy Awards for reporting and investigative journalism. She had a significant increase in her paycheck after she won the awards. Similarly, she also won the Texas AP Award for reporting, The Woman of Achievement Award and the Matrix Award. The television anchor was  also very active in social media. She frequents tweets on Twitter. So far, she has 114k followers and was  following other 4496 people. The host made an exceptional career which made her popular throughout the country. She interviewed a number of famous celebrities like the Dalai Lama, Donald Trump, Whoopi Goldberg, and many others. She was honored with Boston’s Best Anchor for her marvelous work in the Boston magazine.

Who is Uma Pemmaraju’s husband?

The anchor was currently single and not dating anyone . Uma Pemmaraju was married to husband Andrew Petkin. The couple married in 1993. Uma Pemmaraju’s husband is an American businessman. She married Petkin in her struggling stage. The couple welcomed their daughter, Kirina Alana Devi. Uma and Petkin divorced after some years of marriage and after that, Uma did not remarry. However, the reason behind their divorce has no following details. 

After divoce, she was  living a happy life with her beautiful daughter. During a show, she revealed that she made no plans about marriage for now. There are no reports about her involvement in a secret dating or relationship.

Who Is Uma Pemmaraju’s Daughter?


Uma Pemmaraju’s daughter is Kirina Alana Devi. Kirina is the only child of the journalist and she could be mourning her mother’s death currently. Just like her mother, Kirina has not revealed anything about her personal life on the web. She has not spoken to any media outlets regarding her career or the recent demise of her mother yet.