Darius John Rubin was born on March 27, 2000, which makes him 19 years of age as of now. She has secured exclusive interviews with world leaders from the Middle East to Europe, Africa and beyond, including Iranian presidents Mohammad Khatami and Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, as well as the presidents of Afghanistan, Sudan, and Syria, among others. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. [37] But in May 2013, Rubin announced that the family would return to London to work on several projects,[38] and in October of the same year, Amanpour stated that she and her husband would be relocating to London permanently: "Right now I'd have to say that London is my home... My family are in England, and my husband and I are loving reacquainting ourselves with all the friends we left behind". By using this site, you agree to the Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. Christiane Maria Heideh was born on 12 January 1958 in London, England to  Patricia Anne (Hill) and Mohammad Taghi Amanpour. No, there is no equality there, and we had to tell the truth.[19]. She has had many memorable moments in her television career, one of them in a live telephone interview with Yasser Arafat during the siege on his compound in March 2002, in which Arafat gave tough responses: "Are you asking me why am I under complete siege? Throughout the series, Amanpour was an inspiration to one of the main characters, aspiring journalist Rory Gilmore. [39] At the time, he was a guest on CNN’s Late Edition with Wolf Blitzer along with Susan Rice. It is not sure that marriage will last forever. You can't just say, "Well, this little boy was shot in the head and killed in besieged Sarajevo and that guy over there did it, but maybe he was upset because he had an argument with his wife." Through this position, she was able to move up in the company and by 1990 served as a correspondent for CNN's New York bureau. The couple’s son rarely appeared in front of the media. [40], In 2013, she moved from New York City to live permanently in London with her husband and their teenage son. [11], From 1992 to 2010, Amanpour was CNN's chief international correspondent as well as the anchor of Amanpour, a daily CNN interview program that aired 2009–2010. [41], Amanpour appeared in Gilmore Girls as herself in the show's series finale, "Bon Voyage". James Rubin has a whopping net worth of $14 million. Being asked to anchor This Week in the superb tradition started by David Brinkley is a tremendous and rare honor, and I look forward to discussing the great domestic and international issues of the day. Christiane and her family returned to England not long after the Islamic Revolution began. It means giving each side a hearing. Other interviewees have included Hillary Clinton, Nicolás Maduro, Hassan Rouhani, Emmanuel Macron, Angela Merkel, John Kerry, the Dalai Lama and Moammar Gadhafi. James Rubin has accumulated an enormous asset from his career. Hewitt's successor Jeff Fager was not a fan of her work and terminated her contract. His parents had met in Sarajevo and they got married in Italy. On the other husband, his ex-wife, Christiane earns a salary of $2 million annually. [4], After completing the larger part of her primary school education in Iran, she was sent by her parents to boarding school in England when she was 11. From 1996 to 2005, she was contracted by 60 Minutes creator Don Hewitt to file four to five in-depth international news reports a year as a special contributor. He is a news anchor and worked for several news channels. In Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey, she voiced Enheduanna in the episode "The Immortals". As her luxury item she chose a guitar previously owned by Bruce Springsteen. She has stressed that they were not forced to leave the country, but were actually returning to England due to the Iran–Iraq War. Amanpour has responded to the criticism leveled on her reporting from the war in the former Yugoslavia for "lack of neutrality", stating: Some people accused me of being pro-Muslim in Bosnia, but I realized that our job is to give all sides an equal hearing, but in cases of genocide you can't just be neutral.