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Heather Unruh

Heather Unruh

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Full Name: Heather Unruh
Birth Date: July 28, 1978
Age: 41 years
Gender: Female
Profession: Journalist
Country: United States
Horoscope: Leo
Height: 5 feet 6 inches (1.68m)
HusbandNick Little
MarriedNick Little
Net Worth$4 million
Eye ColorBrown
Hair ColorBlonde
Body Size34-26-35 inches
Birth PlaceSt. Louis, Missouri
EducationLincoln High School, DePauw University
MotherDee Unruh
KidsWilliam, Kyle Little
Twitter Heather Unruh Twitter
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Heather Unruh is an American journalist who is widely famous as a television anchor for News Center 5 in WCVB.

What is the Age of Heather Unruh?

Heather Unrun opened her eyes on 28th June 1978, in St. Louis, Missouri, the United States of America. As of 2019, her age is 41 years old while her horoscope is Cancer. Her mother’s name is Dee Unruh. Her mother battled against the life-taking disease, cancer and came out clean in the year 2014.

Heather holds an American nationality and belongs to white ethnical background.


After completing her school education, she attended Lincoln High School in Stockton, California. Later, she graduated from DePauw University in Greencastle, Indiana in the year 1989 with a bachelors degree in Communication.

Who is Heather Unruh Husband? Son

Heather Unruh is happily married to her husband, Nick Little for more than two decades. Her husband is a Senior Project Manager at CBRE who has also worked at Dacon Corporation and Colantonio. It is known that their marriage was held in New England. The couple is blessed with two children from their marriage: a son, William Little and a daughter, Kyla Little.

Heather Unruh with her husband, Nick Little
Caption: Heather Unruh with her husband, Nick Little (Photo: Walikali)

Their son, William is a student at a private university in North Carolina and their daughter, Kyla is also a med school student and maintains a private life. Heather often shares the pictures with her family members on her social networking sites.

Their Son was Assaulted by an Actor

On 8th November 2017, Heather accused actor Kevin Spacey of sexually abusing her teenage son, William. Further, she held a press conference and stated that Kevin tried to put his hand on William’s pant after he indulged him in a drink. On 9th January 2019, Kevin appeared in court for an arraignment on a charge related to this alleged incident. The case is still undergoing trial in the court and Heather is active in this controversial topic.


After completing her education, Heather Unrun started her career as an intern at News Centre 5. After that, she worked as an anchor and reporter for KFOR-TV, WVTM-TV, and WBNG-TV. She started her job at WVEU-TV in Boston in May 2001 and worked until October 2016. Later, she moved on to work as a host and anchor for Eye Opener and her old workplace, News Centre 5.

Heather Unruh, American journalist
Caption: Heather Unruh, American journalist (Photo: YouTube)

Some of her notable works as an anchor are the conviction of Boston Mobster James Whitey Bulger, the Boston Marathon Bombing, Watertown Capture, and among others. Besides, she has started her career as a public speaker and raised awareness on various contemporary issues. Also, she is actively involved in humanitarian efforts and charity works.

She spends most of the time holding fundraising events, the proceed of which are then donated to the charity. Currently, she is mainly associated with the MSPCA, Boston Medical Centre, and Go Red for Women.

Awards & Honors

Heather has received four Emmy Awards, Clarion Award, and Gracie Allen Award throughout her journalism career. In the year 2005, she received the Sword of Hope Award for her coverage of Karen Grant. Moreover, she has also won the Edward R. Murrow Awards.

Besides, she has received several numbers of honors from organizations such as the American Cancer Society and Uniting against Lung Cancer for being the advocate for the awareness of the disease.

What is Heather Unruh Net Worth & Salary?

Heather Unruh has an estimated net worth of around $4 million as of 2019 which she earned through her career as a journalist. Further, she enjoys a salary of $300k annually.

Height and Weight

Heather Unruh stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches while her body weight is around 60 kg. Her body measurements are 34-26-35 inches which include her bust, waist, and hip size respectively. Heather has blonde colored hair while her eyes are brown in  color. Unruh’s bra size and shoe size are 33B and 8 (US) respectively.

Heather is only active on her official Twitter account which holds around 14.6k followers.