Mary Bubala Biography, Age, Wiki, Height, Weight, Boyfriend, Family & More

Mary Bubala

Biography / Wiki

Beauty is attractive but there is nothing more attractive than intelligence and talent, this line is very well proved by Mary Bubala who is an American journalist and news anchor. Recently, she came into controversy for being fired for racial and sexist comments from WJZ-TV where she served for over 15 years.

Height / Weight / Age

Born on 14 September 1969, this renowned journalist has turned 53 years old. This lady has a good height of 168 Centimetres and is 5’6” in Feet & Inches. Her brown eyes and shiny dark brown hair enhance her beauty.

She seems fit with a weight of 55 kilograms and 121 lbs in pounds. Her figure measures 35 inches breast, 27 inches waist, and 36 inches hips. Her bra size is 34B while her shoe size is 6 (US).

Net Worth

According to the sources, Mary’s estimated net worth is $500K approximately.

Education / Family

Born and grew up in Chicago, Illinois in the United States, Mary belongs to the white ethnicity. She is the caring and lovely daughter of Paul Bubala (Father) and Carol Bubala (Mother). Apart from that, she never disclosed any information about her siblings.

As of her education, she earned her earlier education at Glenbrook South High School in Glenview, Illinois. Furthermore, she relocated to New York after graduating from high school and enrolled at Ithaca College. Later in the year 1991, Mary graduated with a bachelor of science in broadcast journalism from John Hopkins University.


Mary Bubala

Nick Name Mary
Birth Place Chicago, Illinois, United States
Date of birth 14 September 1969
Age 54 Years
Height In feet & inches: 5’6”

In centimeters: 168 cm

Weight In kilograms: 55 kg

In pounds: 121 lbs

Eye color Brown
Hair color Dark Brown
Profession TV Journalist
Sexual orientation Straight
School Glenbrook South High School
College Illinois and John Hopkins University
Religion Christianity
Nationality American
Home town Chicago, Illinois, United States
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Fathers name Paul Bubala
Mothers name Carol Bubala
Brothers Not Known
Sisters Not Known

Career / Fashion and Style

Talking about her career, initially, Mary worked at WMAR in Maryland, WENY and WBNG in upstate New York, and WOKR in Rochester. Later, she got a job at WENY-TV as a weekday news anchor and weekend reporter after her graduation.

Apart from that, she was also the awardee of a regional Emmy for outstanding news anchor and also got the nomination for one for her coverage of the Freddy Gray protests. Later, in the year 2018, Mary was honored with the Maryland Daily Record as an Influential Marylander.

Moreover, in December 2003, she joined WJZ-TV where she worked for over 15 years before getting fired in May 2019 after she linked ex-Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh’s resignation to her race and gender.

Additionally, she made comments when Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh resigned from Mayor after she got dragged into series of her own children’s books sales scandals. Other than this, the Baltimore Association of Black Journalists (BABJ) issued a statement for her comments. However, later Bubala apologized several times for her remarks via social media.

Boyfriend, Affairs, Husband, and More

Bubala is a married woman who married Bruce Douglas Smith, an oncologist. Moreover, this sweet couple met in Rochester, New York. Later in September 1996, they tied the sacred knot of marriage with each other. The couple has also shared two children named Nate and Matt.

Boyfriend Bruce Douglas Smith
Marital status Married
Husband Bruce Douglas Smith


Mary Bubala with her husband
Mary Bubala with her husband

Children Son: Nate Smith, Matt Smith


Mary Bubala with her sons
Mary Bubala with her sons

Favorite Things

Here we are providing the list of favorites of Mary Bubala:

Favorite Actor Tom Cruise
Favorite Actress Jennifer Lopez
Favorite Destination Paris
Favorite Musical instrument Not Known
Favorite singer Not Known
Favorite food Italian Cuisine
Favorite color White

Mary Bubala

Some Interesting Facts About Mary Bubala

  • Her Zodiac Sign is Virgo.
  • She is very fond of reading.
  • Currently, Mary resides in Baltimore, Maryland, United States.
  • Bubala confirmed her exit from WJZ-TV via her Facebook post.
  • She also has a dog named Copper whom she loves so much.
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