Jacque Reid

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Jacque Reid
Born Jacqueline Elaine Reid
(1975-01-31) January 31, 1975 (age 42)
Atlanta, Georgia
Occupation Television host, journalist

Jacqueline Elaine "Jacque" Reid[1] (born January 31, 1975 [2] in Atlanta, Georgia[3]) is an American television and radio personality and journalist. She was the lead news anchor of The BET Nightly News from 2001-2005. Reid is currently one of the co-hosts of the NBC New York affiliate show called "New York Live." She has also guest-hosted The View several times, prior to joining NBC 4 New York.[4]

Early career[edit]

Reid began her journalism career as an anchor/reporter for WBSG-TV in Brunswick, Georgia and at CBS affiliate WKYT-TV in Lexington, Kentucky. Later, she joined KPRC-TV, the NBC affiliate in Houston, Texas. From her stint in Houston, she moved on to anchor the morning news at CNN Headline News.


Reid earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in print journalism from Clark Atlanta University, a Master's degree in Broadcast Journalism from Northwestern University and is an active member of the National Association of Black Journalists. She is also a member of Delta Sigma Theta sorority.


Reid was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia,[3] and is a health and fitness enthusiast.[5] She has said that she would like to have children.[6] As Reid maintains a busy schedule, she is also very active on the public speaking circuit.


  1. ^ https://twitter.com/jacquereid/status/473618092292308993
  2. ^ "Jacque Reid Added as Host to WNBC’s New York Live Lineup", by Jerry Barmash, September 8, 2011, FishbowlNY, Mediabistro.com. Retrieved 2011-09-21.
  3. ^ a b "Jacque Reid Jumps Into Reality TV", by Isoul H. Harris, January 2010, 944 Magazine. Retrieved 2011-09-21.
  4. ^ "Jacque Reid". nbcnewyork.com. Retrieved 31 July 2016. 
  5. ^ Jacque Reid at the Internet Movie Database
  6. ^ News Journalist Talks About Sex With New Reality Show. Black Voices Newswire, January 7, 2010

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