Leena Latafat Biography
Leena Latafat is a famous face on fans of CP24 Television News. She has served as an anchor and reporter for the station now for close to seven years. Before getting a position at CP24 Toronto, Leena worked at CTV Kitchener, Global News, CBC/Radio- Canada, and TV One Canada. In her years of experience, she has developed skills in doing live interviews, communicating the needs of the station’s viewers, and creating relationships with important contact points.
Leena Latafat Age and Relationship
She was born on 13th May 1991 in Tabriz, Iran. The family later moved to Canada where Leena began pursuing her career. Leena is a private person and does not reveal much of her information. Based on our observation, we can confirm that she is living a single life.
Leena Latafat Education and Career
When the family settled in Canada, she went to school at Rick Hansen and later joined Ryerson University where she did a degree in Broadcast journalism. As a a student in junior year, Leena served as a radio and TV reporter and anchor for The Ryersonian. She created cut items for daily newscasts and covered hot stories happening in the school.
As a student, she got an opportunity to serve as an Entertainment host for TV Once Canada. She reported live from events, interviewed guests on camera and on the phone, conducted research, and prepared scripts.
Miss Leena Latafta later got an opportunity as an intern at CBC/Radio-Canada where created stories from scratch and presented them on TV, Radio, and Website. After two months, her first employment post-graduation. Leena joined CTV Saskatoon as a web journalist and a live reporter.
She wrote and updated breaking news on the website, She also prepared content for the station’s social media platforms while engaging with the audience. Her daily routines involve doing live reports in studio and sometimes on the field.
After 8 months, Leena joined Global News as an anchor and reporter who gathered and wrote content for web stories and all digital spaces. She also promoted the media using Twitter, Facebook, and Storify. She fills in as a weekend anchor. In 2016, she joined CTV News Kitchener for a year before moving to CP24 where she is serving as an anchor and television news reporter.
Leena Latafat News Coverage
In her time as a journalist, Leen has been involved in covering big stories like the 2015 general elections and the campaigns of Stephen Harper. She also had a sit-in with Stephen Harper where they had a conversation on his winning strategy.
Recently, Leena has been involved in the Toronto Mayoral Debate, John Tory’s Resignation after he was found having a personal affair with a lady, and Olivia Chow’s victory as the new mayor of Toronto.
Leena sat with Ontario Premier Doug Ford in an interview on Remembering the Casualties of Hurricane Hazel which claimed the life of Hazel McCallion. Leen has also been involved with coverage of the war between Israel and Palestine Militant group, Hamas.
Although she has a busy daily schedule, Leena finds time for her personal growth, friends, and family. She has lunch with her family and chats with them when she is free.
Leena Latafat also works out and tries to eat nutritious meals to keep herself energetic and healthy. Based on her appearance, we can observe that she has a lean body and dark healthy hair. She also maintains a relationship with her co-workers and former colleagues. She might have worked with Natalie Van Rooy and Patricia Boal.
Leena Latafat Summary of Personal Details
Marital Status: Single
Height: probably 5 feet and 6 inches
Salary: approx $80,000
Weight: approx 123 lbs