Allison Payne Height, Weight, Net Worth, Age, Birthday, Wikipedia, Who, Nationality, Biography

Allison Payne was an American News Anchor, Host, and International Journalist known to have worked with WGN-TV. She was one of the anchors for the CW and Superstation channels and co-facilitated the show WGN Midday News. She was profoundly authorize for being dynamic in local area building.

Allison was born on twelfth February 1964 in Richmond, Virginia, the USA to Dana and Kathryn Payne. Her folks later settled down in Detroit when she was 5 where she grew up. She was a solitary kid so she was raised with bunches of fondness and love. Allison was in every case great at public talking and putting herself out there. She followed Christianity and was of African-American identity.

Allison has moved on from St Rita’s catholic elementary school and Renaissance High school in Detroit. She had gone to the University of Detroit Mercy for her advanced degree and graduated with a Bachelor’s certification in Liberal Arts. She likewise went to Bowling Green State University in Ohio for her Master’s certification in Radio, TV, Film.

Allison Payne Biography

Real Name Allison Payne
Birth Date February 12, 1964
Died September 1, 2021 (Detroit)
Age (as of 2021) 57 Years
Birth Place Richmond, Virginia, USA
Nationality American
Profession Anchorwoman
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Aquarius

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 5’ 6” – in Centimeters – 168 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 64 kg  –  in Pounds –  141 lbs
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Black
Body Type Average


Father Dana Payne
Mother Kathryn Payne


School St. Rita’s Catholic Grade School, Renaissance High School (Detroit)
College University of Detroit Mercy, Bowling Green State University

Relationship Status

Marital Status Married
Who is her husband? Don Riggs

Allison began her profession as an assistant at NBC partner station WNWO in Ohio in 1987 and later worked there as the lead anchor for evening broadcast. She moved to work at WNEM-TV, a CBS partner in Michigan as Co-Anchor in 1988 and worked at the evening broadcast. At the same time she functioned as an essayist and supervisor for the shows as well. She left the work in 1990 and proceeded to work at WGN-TV in Chicago as an anchor in the early evening broadcast. Payne composed and altered her own accounts and became one of the notable names in the commentator and writer industry.

She worked with the channel for a very long time till 2011 and constructed herself an incredible name and acknowledgment. In 2011, she tracked down her own creation organization under the name Payne Productions and functioned as an independent organization to deliver recordings for corporate sites in an inventive and imaginative manner. The organization additionally helped understudies who were keen on the field. Her organization has been moving along as expected for the beyond 10 years.

Allison was known to be hitched to Don Riggs. Notwithstanding, the marriage didn’t keep going long and she before long separated from him. She then, at that point wedded Bobby Richardson in 2004 and had been along with him for the beyond 17 years. The two didn’t have any kids together.

Allison as of late died on first September 2021 at 57 years old in her home in Detroit because of her decayed ailment. She had been experiencing discouragement for a long while and was getting medicine and treatment for the equivalent. Allison had clinical issues and medical conditions since 2008 and had been continually under prescriptions. She used to experience the ill effects of smaller than expected strokes and was likewise recuperating from Alcoholism. She needed to take a few endless leaves from her work in 2008 just as in 2010 because of her medical problems.

Allison functioned as an anchor for over twenty years for notable media houses and news channels. She acquired a ton of pay through her calling and over the course of the years figured out how to fabricate her organization. From this load of long stretches of involvement and handwork, she construct an expected total assets of $12 million.

She was an individual from Delta sigma theta sorority since her school days. She battled with liquor abuse for a very long time and regularly referenced how seriously it could affect lives.

In 2011, she turned into the Press secretary for Mark Perryman’s mission. She wished to make narratives on regions that were overlooked by standard TV. She was granted the Emmy grant multiple times for remarkable accomplishment in the Regular news programs, Individual Excellence on Camera, for Informational Program, and so forth

Allison once made a trip to Kenya to follow Barack Obama’s foundations, and to the Middle East to cover the Reverend Jesse Jackson’s tranquility exchanges among Israel and Lebanon. She was not extremely dynamic via web-based media stages.