Douglas Brunt is the supportive husband of journalist and news host, Megyn Kelly –currently working with NBC News.
Brunt’s wife is widely known for her TV career, she worked for Fox News for over a decade and also hosted her own show on Fox, The Kelly File from 2013 until her departure in early 2017. She began hosting NBC’s Sunday Night with Megyn Kelly in June last year.
Prior to her career on TV, the blonde worked as a corporate defense attorney for several years. The 47-year-old Chicago native earned an undergraduate degree in political science from Syracuse University in 1992; and earned a J.D. from Albany Law School three years later.
She first joined Fox News in 2004 having previously hosted America’s Newsroom with Bill Hemmer, as well as, America Live.
As for her private life, Megyn Kelly is happily married to hubby, Douglas Brunt. Mett him below in his top-five-facts.
#1 Douglas Brunt is her second husband
Megyn has been married twice, the first time being to anesthesiologist, Daniel Kendall in 2001. The couple divorced after five years in 2006.
Two years later, in 2008 she walked the isle for a second time, this time to wed current hubby, Douglas Brunt. It was the first marriage for him.
#2 He is the father of her children
Following their nuptials, the couple have welcomed three kids: son Edward Yates, born in 2009; daughter Yardley Evans, born in 2011; and son Thatcher Bray, born in 2013
#3 He is a full time novelist
Douglas Brunt is the author of the New York Times bestseller Ghosts of Manhattan and The Means. His most recent book is Trophy Son, released last May. Check out his website here.
#4 He wasn’t always a writer
When the couple first met, Douglas worked at Authentium, Inc., an Internet security company. He served as the CEO of Authentium until 2011.
#5 He is a Philadelphia native
Brunt who currently resides in New York with his wife and kids, was born August 25, 1971 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He studied at the Haverford School in Haverford, Pennsylvania and is a graduate from Duke University.
Find Douglas Brunt on Twitter here.