Denham Hitchcock Bio, Wiki
Denham Hitchcock is an Australian journalist and broadcaster who served as the ‘Sunday Night’ news reporter for Australia’s 7 News. He also served as Spotlight’s senior correspondent for the documentary program on Channel Seven.
Denham Hitchcock Age
Hitchcock is 47 years old as of 2023. He was born in 1976 in Australia. However, he has not disclosed the details of the date or the month he was born to the public. We will be sure to update you once this information is available to us.
Denham Hitchcock Height
His actual height has yet to be revealed, but it will be updated as soon as his body measurements are released.
Denham Hitchcock Family
Hitchcock is the son of a former newsman known as Kevin. Tragic events occurred while he was 14 years old and out with his father. They were suspended from a tree by a rope as they crossed a river. His dad slipped on the bank and ended up in the river. When Denham saw that his father was in danger, he got him out of the water and dialed 911. Sadly, his father would become quadriplegic and wouldn’t return home for another four months. Not much is known about his mother as he has kept her off the limelight. We will be sure to update you once this information is available to us.
Denham Hitchcock Wife
Hitchcock is happily married to his Brazilian wife Mari Borges since early 2019. The couple reside in Sydney, Australia. In August 2020, their daughter Kaia was born at the Gold Coast Private Hospital.
Denham Hitchcock Career
In 1994, Hitchcock began his career in the media as a junior researcher for the Channel 7 program Today Tonight. Soon after, he advanced at Channel 7, where he worked as a producer and researcher for Today Tonight before moving on to The Times. Later, Hitchcock worked as a producer and part-time news reporter for the Early Morning News, the 6pm news, and eventually the 11am news program as an executive producer.
Hitchcock received the coveted job of U.S. Correspondent for the Nine Network in 2010.
He presented round-the-clock coverage of Osama bin Laden’s killing in 2011 He hired a private plane to fly into the devastated area to cover the Typhoon Haiyan for the station. He was dispatched to the Vatican City for the papal conclave in 2013, and in 2012, he covered Hurricane Sandy live from New York City’s streets. Hitchcock has covered a number of mass shootings in the US, including the one at Sandy Hook Elementary School when 25 people died.
2014 saw Hitchcock leave the Nine Network and come back to Australia to work on Sunday Night on Channel Seven.
He visited Mexico in 2017 to confront a plastic surgeon whose carelessness resulted in the deaths of numerous patients, including an Australian woman. The same year, he took a plane to Colombia to cover the contentious arrest and detention of Cassandra Sainsbury, an Australian lady who was allegedly a cocaine drug mule. Cassandra was charged with being a drug mule.
For his reports on the emergence and demise of the ISIL, Hitchcock made two trips to Iraq and Syria.
The Seven Network canceled the Sunday Night program in 2020. In order to fill the gap in current events coverage, Hitchcock was hired to produce hour-long documentaries. The 2019–20 Australian bushfire season was the subject of the first report.
Major Australian publications including The Sydney Morning Herald and The Daily Telegraph have published numerous articles by Hitchcock. Additionally, he has written multiple articles for Men’s Health, the biggest men’s publication in the world, detailing his experiences fasting for five days and visiting a traditional kickboxing camp in Thailand.
He was hospitalized in 2021 for pericarditis, a side effect connected to the spike protein injection, soon after receiving the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine.
Denham Hitchcock Resignation
Hitchcock announced in January 2023 that he was resigning from his job at 7News. He cited his reason for resigning as ” the ocean is calling once more” and he intends to sail the around the Pacific Ocean on his boat.
Denham Hitchcock Salary
His annual salary is estimated to range between $ 100,000 – $ 500,000.
Denham Hitchcock Net Worth
He has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his career as a journalist.