|Born||1985 (age 33–34)|
|Education||University of Florida|
Darren O'Day (m. 2010)
Elizabeth Prann is an anchor/reporter for HLN formerly of the Fox News Channel, based in the Fox News Washington, D.C. bureau. Prann previously worked from July 2008 to January 2010 as a reporter, fill-in anchor and producer for the Panama City affiliate of NBC, WJHG.She joined HLN in 2018.
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She first worked for Fox News as a production assistant for On the Record w/ Greta Van Susteren from 2006 to 2008. In that capacity, Prann played a significant role in the launch of Gretawire.com; creating podcasts and developing content for the website. She joined Fox News as a correspondent in February 2010.
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During the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, Prann reported extensively on the scene. During Fox News' immediate coverage of the West Fertilizer Plant explosion, she served as the network's anchor.
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Prann received a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Florida, where she was a member of the women's lacrosse team and the Delta Gamma sorority.
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Prann married professional baseball pitcher Darren O'Day on November 20, 2010 at the Ritz-Carlton in Atlanta, Georgia.
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