Andrea Canning | Biography

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  • Full Name Andrea Canning
  • Occupation Journalist
  • Nationality Canadian-American
  • Birthplace Ontario, Canada
  • Birth Date Dec 10, 1972
  • Age 51 Years, 4 Months
Correspondent at NBC News

Andrea Canning | Biography

Andrea Canning is a mother of six children - five daughters and one son, from 15 years of her marriage life

While working at ABC, Canning appeared on 'Good Morning America,' '20/20,' 'Nightline,' 'Worlds News Now,' and many other news shows. She quit ABC News in March 2012 and joined NBC News in October 2012 as a correspondent.

Andrea Canning is a Canadian-American news correspondent who works at NBC News for the show ‘Dateline NBC.’ 

Who is Andrea Canning?

Andrea Canning is an NBC News journalist, correspondent, and writer. She currently appears on NBC’s platforms like NBC Nightly News and Today. She also works as a writer for other American TV channels like Hallmark Channel and Lifetime. 

Her journalism career started as an anchor and newscaster for the channel WCPO-TV. Later, she joined WPTV-TV in 1999 and worked there as a reporter until 2001. Andrea had a significant breakthrough in 2004 when she landed a correspondent job at ABC News channel. At ABC, she appeared on Good Morning America, 20/20, NightlineWorlds News Now, and many other news shows. She quit ABC News in March 2012 and joined NBC News in October 2012 as a correspondent.

How old is Andrea Canning?

Andrea Mead Canning was born on 10 December 1972 in Ontario, Canada. She is 48 years old as of 2021. 

She graduated from the University of Western Ontario with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology. She is also a graduate of Ryerson University, where she studied radio and television arts. 


Andrea Canning is married to Tony Bancroft. The couple dated for three years before taking marriage vows on 7 January 2006. Andrea’s husband, Tony, is a US Marine pilot. He is associated with the F-18 Fighter Pilot division.

Family and Children 

From her 15 years of marriage, Andrea has welcomed six children in her life - five daughters and a son. Her eldest daughter Charlotte was born in March 2009. She then gave to her daughters, Charlotte, Christina, Georgia, and Elle, in 2010, 2012, 2014, and 2015.

Canning gave birth to her last child on 18 June 2019. Her 6th baby is a boy, and she has named him George Anthony Bancroft III. 

Net Worth

Andrea Canning has amassed a net worth of $900 thousand, earned from over 20 years of hard work in the journalism career since the beginning of her first job in the late 1990s.

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