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Lori Stokes Fox 5 NY WNYW, Bio, Age, Husband, Father And Salary

Lori Stokes Biography

Lori Stokes is an African- American journalist as well as a news anchor. currently, Lori co-anchors Good Day New York at Fox 5 WNYW alongside Rosanna Scotto in NY. Recently, Lori worked as a substitute anchor of Eyewitness News This Morning at ABC7 where Stokes served for the past 17 years.

Lori Stokes Age And Birthday

How old is Lori? Stokes is 61 years old as of 2023. She was born in Cleveland, Ohio on the 16th of September 1962. In addition, Lori does celebrate her birthday every consecutive year on the 16th of September. She belongs to the African-American ethnic group /race and is an American by nationality. Stokes’ Zodiac Sign is Virgo.

Lori Stokes Height / Measurement

Stokes stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches which is approximately 1.70 m and weighs 60 kilograms.

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Lori Stokes Family / Parents

Stokes born in Cleveland, Ohio is the daughter of Louis Stokes the father and mother, Jay Stokes. In addition, she is the niece of Carl Stokes. however, she has not revealed the details regarding her siblings.


Lori’s father used to serve as an attorney, politician, and civil rights pioneer. Her father was born in Cleveland, Ohio on 23rd February 1925 and died on 18th August 2015. In Addition, Louis was the 1st African- American mayor of a large American city.

Lori Stokes Husband / Her Husband / Brian Thompson

Currently, Loris is single. Before, she was married to Brian Thompson who is an actor in September 1990 but separated. Lori and Thompson first met at the job interview for WBTV, CBC affiliate and 2 years later they exchanged vows in a wedding which was held at Dunbarton Chapel situated at the Howard University Van Ness Campus. Together, the duo has 2 daughters named Alexandra Thompson and Nicolette Thompson.

Daughter / Daughters

Together, the duo has 2 daughters named Alexandra Thompson and Nicolette Thompson.

Lori Stokes Education

Lori is an alumnus graduate of the Ohio State University and Howard University. However, information regarding her early education is not available bus he had once shared in an interview that reporting news was his passion during her childhood.

Lori Stokes Good Day New York / FOX 5

Stokes is an anchor of 5 pm, 6 pm, and 10 pm news at Fox 5. Stoke joined Fox 5 News in 2017. Recently, Lori worked as a substitute anchor of Eyewitness News This Morning at ABC7 where she served for the past 17 years. Before WABC/Channel 7, Lori served at MSNBA/NBC, during her time there, Stokes reported for NBC Nightly News Weekend, as well as anchored Weekend Today Show and NBC Sunrise. Additionally, on 11 September 2001, Lori was honored with the George P.Foster Peabody Award for her coverage of the World Trade Center attack and awarded the 2003 Congressional Black Caucus Celebration of Leadership Award for her status as a positive role model as well as her civic services. Recently, the New York City Mayor’s Office to Combat Domestic Violence acknowledge her for her entire body of work and her extensive community outreach efforts.

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Lori Stokes And Rosanna Scott

Scotto is Stokes’ fellow co-anchor at Good Day News in New York at Fox 5 NY WNYW in NY.

Lori Stokes Salary

Stoke, the Fox 5 NY anchor received a handsome estimated salary ranging from $ 73,371 to $100,000 per annum.

Lori Net Worth

Stokes gets her income through her career as a media personality;co-anchor and reporter for Good Day New York. Through this, she has accumulated decent wealth hence her estimated net worth ranges from $700k to $ 1.5 Million.

Who is Lori replacing?

In 2017, Lori replaced Greg kelly after leaving WABC in 2016.

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