Kim Schiller Hume is best known for producing TV programs for several cable news networks. She held the position of the executive of Fox News network before retiring in 2006.
In March 2020, Brit Hume — Kim’s husband — posted a controversial snapshot from his phone. The Fox News on-air talent had opened a lingerie trading website named Sexy Vixen Vinyl on his phone. The viral snapshot brought his wife as a person searched on the internet.
This wiki-style article is developed for the readers who wanted to get familiar with the lesser-known producer/executive wife of renowned News anchor.
How Old is She? Wiki, Parents, Education
Kim Schiller Hume was born to her cable TV businessman father and her mother whose details are shared less out in public. She turned 65 years old on 31 September 2019. She was born and raised in Ventura County, California.
Coming to her education, Kim attended California State University in San Francisco.
During her early age, Kim struggled with alcohol addiction. She started drinking at the age of 14. In several interviews, when she reflected on the old habits, she was sure she either would’ve died or be stranded and amounted to nothing.
The Fox News executive was able to maintain sobriety for 30 years.
Moreover, Kim is an Emmy award winner for her coverage of the Gulf War during her darkest days as an alcoholic.
During her career, Kim was credited for introducing the News anchor Megyn Kelly.
Height, Net Worth, Job
Though most of the time being in a News network, Kim Schiller Hume spent time away from the camera in her career. But she also spent time in front of it as a reporter.
Growing up, Kim often visited her father’s workplace.
And on one faithful day, when surfing through the TV channels, Kim stumbled upon Good Morning Los Angeles. The show convinced her what she wanted to do when she grew up.
Kim’s daily routine was filled with overnight shifts, out of town assignments and last minute travels. Through the perseverance and hard work, she came from becoming a mere TV anchor and reporter to a prestigious position of News executive in Fox News.
Kim was often stationed in Washington D.C. and was handed over the responsibility to prepare and report back all the developing news right there.
Reminiscing back to her happiest day as a media person, Kim noted,
By far the most moving event I covered was the 50th Anniversary of D-Day. I was a producer for ABC News at the time and covering President Clinton in Europe. In Normandy, in particular, it was remarkable to see all the American WWII veterans there in their quiet dignity. Technically and logistically it was a very
complicated and difficult story, but, I was so proud to be an American that day.
As of March 2020, Kim was credited for producing shows such as Prime Time Live, The Health Show, The Week With David Brinkley and, Good Morning America the descendant of Good Morning Los Angeles which she watched growing up.
By 2020, Kim was estimated to have accumulated a burgeoning net worth of $3 million.
Brit Hume: Married, Kids, Divorce
Kim Schiller married her husband Brit Hume in 1993. There are very scarce details on how and where the wedding transpired.
Kim and Brit met each other when the pair were working in the ABC News network. She was serving as a TV producer whereas he was the senate correspondent in the network.
Out of the marriage, the couple had two kids: Virginia Hume and Alexander Sandy Hume.
Before Kim Schiller Hume, Brit was engaged and married to his previous wife named Clare Jacobs Stoner. But the relationship ended in divorce after a while.
Alexander Sandy Hume attempted suicide in a prison after being caught for high-speed but passed away with a gunshot in his home after the proper assessment of his mental health in the Emergency Psychiatric Response Division (EPRD).
After her son’s death, Kim embraced Christianity with all of her heart and soul. Brit, her husband, showed nothing but support for her wife’s decision to find god.
As of 2020, Kim ran a personal blog titled Vine and Branch which is a biblical in nature.
Last modified: March 5, 2020