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Who Is CBS Chicago Reporter Asal Rezaei? Journalist View Over The Highland Mass Shooting Details


Reporter at CBS Chicago Asal Rezaei
Reporter at CBS Chicago Asal Rezaei

Asal Rezaei is a German-born American crime reporter currently working at the CBS Chicago News.

Rezaei has been consistently following the recent sad incident of random gunfire in The Highland and giving the people all the updates regarding the mass shooting on her Twitter.

"HAPPENING NOW: We are still at the suspect's house. Two men have arrived that appear to live here. Officers talking with them now, allowed them to park in the driveway, enter the house, and are talking to officers as they're trying to leave." she writes in her latest tweet.

Who Is CBS Chicago Reporter Asal Rezaei?

Lending words from her Twitter bio, Asal Rezael is a reporter and journalist born in Germany and raised in Iran before moving to America.

Rezaei enjoys meeting new people and providing those who don't always feel they have one a voice. For Asal, outstanding storytelling stems from the realization that the way she recounts others' stories has a far wider impact than we realize and that it frequently becomes something people treasure for the rest of their lives.

As per her Linkedin page, the Spectrum News reporter graduated from Columbia College Chicago with a BA in Journalism - Television Broadcasting. She was already a broadcaster at KDUX Radio before attending the university while studying at Richland College.

Apart from journalism, Rezaei shows great interest in graphic design and camera works. She is proficient in Adobe Audition, OPUS, Adobe Premiere, Final Cut Pro, etc. Furthermore, she is fluent in German, Farsi, and English languages.

Asal Rezaei Age 

The CBS Chicago Reporter Asal Rezaei has not publicly revealed her age and seems to celebrate her birthday privately.

However, scorching her past social media posts when she has not become as popular as she is today, there are few posts related to her birthday. On December 18, 2018, TVS Spy posted news about Rezaei titled "Greensboro Reporter Gets Kicked Off Flight on Her Birthday."

In addition, her official Facebook account Asal Rezaei Tv posted a picture of her on December 20, 2019, with the caption "Officially been fabulous for 30 years 💋" 

Now analyzing the posts mentioned earlier, one thing for her birthday is in the month of December. Moreover, she was born in 1989, making her 32 years of age in 2021. With over a decade of journalistic experience, Asal Rezaei joins the Spectrum News 1 WI team.

Asal Rezaei on CBS2 set for the first time in 2021
Asal Rezaei on CBS2 set for the first time in 2021( Source : facebook )

This Columbia College Chicago graduate spent five years in the Windy City, where she not only became an Emmy-nominated journalist but also visited Milwaukee frequently, where she found her love for the city and her desire to one day report for the state of Wisconsin. 

Is Asal Rezaei active on Instagram?

Asal Rezaei has a very active Instagram account with total posts of 182 so far and 1.12K followers.

Her bio says "🎬 Reporter @cbschicago 🇮🇷 ایرانی" and she frequently posts her picture. Her Instagram is filled with lovely photos of herself along with images from the set of news channels.

Moreover, her story section is even more interesting and full of life. It depicts how vibrant she is outside of journalism. Rezaei has posted her make-up instruments, travel clips, news, and stories.