AMID the heartbreaking news of the death of CNN reporter Drew Griffin, support and prayers go out to his family who survived the “legend,” most notably his wife Margot.
The award-winning investigative journalist died aged 60, sending shockwaves through the media industry as he tragically lost his battle with cancer over the weekend.
Who is Drew Griffin’s wife Margot?
Margot Griffin is Drew’s wife and the mother of their three children.
The couple have been married for many years and have enjoyed traveling the world together, according to CNN.
They lived together in their home in Atlanta, Georgia.
Not much is known about Margot’s personal life as the couple has kept a low profile in the spotlight.
However, colleagues have acknowledged the devotion and love Margot and Drew had for each other.
Kyung Lah, CNN reporter, said on Twitter, “When we were on a story together, I would always see Drew finding the first flight to go home to his family.
“He reminded us that journalism matters – but it’s those closest to us that matter most.”
Did Drew and Margot Griffin have children?
According to CNN, the lovers have three children whose names are inspired by jazz greats.
They have one daughter, Ele Gast, and two sons, Louis and Miles.
They also have two grandchildren.
What was Drew Griffin’s cause of death?
The senior investigative journalist tragically died on Saturday December 17 after losing his battle with cancer.
The 60-year-old kept his illness a secret from his colleagues but is said to have lived with cancer for many years before his death.
CNN Chief Executive Chris Licht announced the death Monday in an email to employees paying tribute to his colleague.
He said: “Drew’s death is a devastating loss for CNN and our entire profession.
“Drew’s work had an incredible impact and embodied this organization’s mission in every way.
“His concern was to seek the truth and hold those in power accountable.”
Drew Griffin is remembered as a legend in journalism, with many other colleagues paying tribute to the man on social media.
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