Cheryl Hickey is a popular name not only in her native Canada, but worldwide, as the host of the series, ET Canada. She was born on January 8th, 1976 in Owen Sound, Ontario. She is Canadian and is white. She graduated from the West Hill Secondary School in her home town and later majored in Radio and Television Arts at the Fanshawe College in London Ontario. She has attributed her interest and thus, career in the television to her work at a local TV station in her home town, at the age of 16. It was here that she had decided to devote her career to reporting.
Net Worth and Salary
Her drive to work as a reporter drove Cheryl back to Owen Sound after her graduation from college, and there she worked at the K165 radio station, progressing to become the afternoon news anchor. She went on to work as a production assistant and then the writer of the 6o’clock newscast at The New VR television station in Barrie, Ontario. She joined Global Television Network, first as a photojournalist and then a news chopper journalist in 1999. She then started work as the reporter for the entertainment beat for the GTN in 2001. Finally, in 2005, she became the host of the Entertainment Tonight (ET) Canada show, which is an entertainment news series.
With her history of working in the wires, Cheryl has acquired a net worth of four million dollars. The worldwide repute of the ET Canada show must mean huge salaries for its host.
The superhost announced on ET Canada in February, 2008 that she was engaged. It was only in April however, that it became clear who she was going to tie the knot with. Her husband is Kevin Foley, the producer of Rogers Sportsnet. The wedding took place on October 19th, the same year in Toronto.
The couple’s joy knew no bounds, when they announced that Cheryl was pregnant on April 23rd, 2009. It was in October that Cheryl and her spouse had their son Jaxson. Further joy to this wonderful couple as they were blessed with a second child, a daughter named Nyla, in April, 2013.
Cheryl has a dazzling appearance, a beauty beyond words. She stands at a height of 5’4”. She is blonde with a hair color inclining towards light brown. Her eye color is blue. Even after her pregnancies, she has consistently maintained her slim body figure. And, what’s more, she not only is a host, but is also a fashion icon. She has even launched a family-friendly line of cosmetic products called OURS. Often described as a tomboy, she has a bold but friendly smile.
Hickey has a huge fan following on different social media sites. Her twitter and instagram account has several followers (over 42k). She can be followed on Twitter at the handle: @CherylHickeyETC. Likewise, you can follow her on instagram at @cherylhickey and also search her up on Facebook.