Quick Facts of Laura Jayes

  • Full NameLaura Jayes
  • Date of Birth24 December, 2018
  • Marital Status Married
  • BirthplaceAustralia
  • Ethnicity White
  • ProfessionJournalist, Host, Anchor
  • Nationality Australian
  • Active Year2006 – present
  • Eye colour Black
  • Hair colour Black
  • BuildSlim
  • SpouseAlex Hart (m. 2015)
  • Height5 feet 9 inches
  • ChildrenSophie Patricia Hart
Laura Jayes

The mother of one, Laura Jayes is a famous Australian journalist and TV presenter. She currently hosts her own program, The Latest with Laura Jayes on Sky News where she joined in 2016. Previously, she also anchored the Friday edition of Newsday.

The political anchor, Jayes is a married woman who tied the knot to Seven News reporter Alex Hart. The pair shares a daughter, Sophie Patricia Hart who completed their family.

Laura Jayes’ Bio, Wiki

Laura Jayes’ date of birth is quite controversial. As per IMDB, she was born in March 1983 in Blackpool, England, the United Kingdom whereas according to Wikipedia, she was born on 24th December in Australia. But as per her Instagram post, she was born on 24th December.

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Her parents raised her in the Sydney suburb of Cronulla.

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When it comes to her professional life, Jayes started her career as a reporter in 2006 in Sky News. She gained huge attention after she joined Sky News. After working for years, she became a member of the press gallery in Canberra and a political reporter in 2011. Moreover, she also became the presenter of Lunchtime Agenda, Australian TV series.

In 2014, Jayes returned to Sydney and joined the Friday edition of NewsDay as an anchor. Further, she has been nominated for ASTRA Awards in a category of favorite female personality.

Since 2016, she is working on her own Australian TV news program, The Latest with Laura Jayes as a host. The program covers the range of news, politics, and interviews. The same year, Jayes also became the third Australian journalist granted a visa to Nauru.

Laura Jayes’ Salary, Net Worth

The hardworking journalist, Laura Jayes has an estimated net worth of not less than $1 million, but, the amount is nor made official and is still under review. She definitely earns a decent earning from her career.

According to some online sources, a journalist in Australia earns an average salary ranges from $39k to $134k whereas a news reporter earns the average salary of $71,231. With such earing, she is marinating her lavish lifestyle.

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Laura Jayes’ Personal Life (Family & Child)

Laura Jayes is a married woman. Jayes tied the knot to her boyfriend turned husband, Alex Hart. Her husband, Hart is also involved in the same profession as her. He is a reporter of Seven News.

Moreover, the couple got married in October 2015 after having an affair for months. Their wedding took place in Victor Harbor at St, Joan of Arc and the reception was held at Port Elliot’s Waverley Estate.

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Throughout their relationship, Jayes remained silent and never spoke a word about her dating life with Hart. Though she tried her best to hide, she along with her now spouse was spotted in 2013 at the Great Hall, Parliament House, Canberra.

Besides, in December 2016, Jayes announced that she was pregnant with her first child by flaunting her baby bump.

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Finally, on 15th April 2017, the baby girl, Sophie Patricia Hart was born who completed their family.

The whole family currently resides in Bellevue Hill. Moreover, the couple is together for years without any divorce rumor.