Brian Didlake II joined Fox61 in March of 2019 as a Reporter/Multimedia Journalist
Born in Louisiana and raised around the world, Brian is a proud army brat and currently serves in the U.S. Army reserves.
He graduated from Middle Tennessee State University #TrueBlue with a major in Broadcast Journalism and a minor in International Relations; which contributes to his love of international news and foreign affairs.
He started his career in journalism in Chattanooga, Tennessee working for a local CBS affiliate then NBC.
In his time in Tennessee, Brian has covered a wide range of stories, from natural disasters like the fatal flooding in Soddy-Daisy, TN to breaking content exclusively where one Hamilton County Sheriff’s deputy was reprimanded after video was uncovered of the deputy punching and kicking a man in handcuffs.
In Brian’s spare time you can find him working out at the gym, reading a book, painting, or participating in spoken word events.
If you have a story idea for Brian or would just like to say “Hello” feel free to send him an email at Brian Didlake II or connect with him on social media.