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Jack Cafferty Net Worth

Jack Cafferty Net Worth is
$5 Million

Jack Cafferty Bio/Wiki 2018

He’s worked at many popular associations like WNEW, WPIX, and WNBC. He became a long-term alcoholic, which he’s mentioned as largely as a result of his dads sway. He married Carol and their union survived for thirty five years, before she expired in 2008. The have four children and five grandchildren. Cafferty who’s recuperating from his alcoholism says that his choice to stop booze was primarily because of the attempts of his wife. He resides in Cedar Grove in New Jersey. Caffertys profession in television began in the year 1960 in Reno, Nevada. He hosted the show Cafferty & Business in 1970s in Kansas City. He was made news manager along with co-anchor at WHO TV in Iowa. He was with WNBC TV for 11 years till 1989. Then he worked at WNYW-TVs News line and Fox 5 till the year 1992. Later, he worked as business reporter at WPIX TV till 1998. Cafferty joined CNN in 2005. He also hosted the show Broken Authorities in 2006. Cafferty can also be an author. He’s composed two novels of which the novel ‘Its Becoming nasty Out There: The Frauds, Bunglers, Liars, and Failures Who Are Hurting America is his first one printed in 2007. It deals with socio-political problems and company impacts on the political scenario. His second novel ‘Now or Never: Getting Down to the Business of Saving Our American Dream was printed in 2009. During his illustrious career, Jack Cafferty continues to be involved in many controversies including when he said that Donald Rumsfeld was a war criminal and obnoxious jerk. He was reprimanded by CNNs president and afterwards admitted on air he had stepped over the line. Most of his commentaries were provocative and candid and many a time, his remarks have brought in public criticisms.

Full NameJack Cafferty
Date Of BirthDecember 14, 1942
Place Of BirthChicago, Illinois, U.S.
ParentsJean Cafferty, Tom Cafferty
SiblingsTerry Cafferty
MoviesNight Falls on Manhattan, It Could Happen to You
TV ShowsAmerican Morning
1Release of his book, "It's Getting Ugly Out There: The Frauds, Bunglers, Liars and Losers Who Are Hurting America". [2007]
2News anchor for CNN; his segment "The Cafferty File" provides commentary for the show "The Situation Room" with Wolf Blitzer.
3Has a younger brother, Terry Cafferty.
4Parents are Tom and Jean Cafferty, who are both alcoholics.
5Parents moved to Chicago, where his father worked at WGN. After Jack was born, they moved to Los Angeles.
6Recovering alcoholic.
7Father of four daughters and four grandchildren.


Just the Ticket1999/INewscaster
Night Falls on Manhattan1996TV Newsperson #3
City Hall1996Newscaster
It Could Happen to You1994Television Reporter


Owned & Operated2012DocumentaryHimself
Addicted to Fame2012DocumentaryCNN Reporter
The Situation Room2005-2009TV SeriesHimself / Himself (correspondent)
The Daily Show2007-2009TV SeriesHimself
The Decline and Fall of America2008DocumentaryHimself
The View2007TV SeriesHimself
American Morning2004TV SeriesHimself
In the Money2003TV SeriesHimself - Host
Fox News1987TV SeriesN.Y. Anchor (1989-1992)
Late Night with David Letterman1986TV SeriesHimself
News 4 New York1980TV SeriesHimself - Anchor (1980-1989)
The NewsCenter1974TV SeriesHimself - NY Reporter (1975-1980)

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Top Priority: The Terror Within2012DocumentaryHimself - CNN Reporter
Taxi to the Dark Side2007DocumentaryHimself

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