Julie Chen Biography
Julie Suzanne Chen Moonves is a TV personality, news anchor, as well as a producer for CBS from the United States of America. In addition, she has been the host of ”Big Brother” which is an American version of the CBS reality-tv program since its debut in July 2000. Chen is the longest-serving host of any country’s version of that show. Furthermore, she was a co-host and moderator of “The Talk” which is a daytime talk show at CBS. Chen has earned an Emmy for hosting a talk show that was entertaining.
Julie Chen CBS
From 2002 to 2010, Julie has worked as a co-host of CBS News’ weekday morning broadcast known as The Early Show. Before that, she worked as the news anchor of The Early Show and anchor of the CBS Morning News, the CBS Television Network’s early-morning, half-hour broadcast. The journalist started her career in June 1990 as an intern at CBS Morning News working alongside Andy Cohen. She later went to ABC NewsOne and worked as a desk assistant.
Additionally, Julie was promoted to work as a producer from 1992 to 1995. Julie worked as a local news reporter for WDTN-TV in Dayton, Ohio from 1995 to 1997. Moreover, Chen also worked as a News anchor for CBS This Morning. While working at CBS, she has worked alongside Erica Hill, Hannah Storm, Bryant Gumbel, and Harry Smith.
Julie Chen Big Brother
Chen is the host of ”Big Brother” which is an American version of the CBS reality-tv program. She began hosting the show in July 2000. Moreover, the tv personality was nicknamed Chenbot, during the first season of the show. She was criticized for scripting the interviews on the live programs and wooden delivery in her interaction with the studio audience. However, she has indicated in two interviews that she takes no offense at the nickname.
Julie Chen Education
Chen went to school at junior high school in the Whitestone area of Queens. She also studied at St. Francis Preparatory School where she studied and later graduated in the year 1987. Afterward, the news anchor joined the University of Southern California which is located in California. She majored in broadcast journalism and English and later graduated in the year 1991.
Julie Chen Age
King was born on the 6th day of January in the year 1970 in Queens, New York City, United States. As of 2022, the journalist is 52 years old, and her zodiac sign is Capricorn. In addition, she is an American Citizen by birth and is also said to belong to the Asian ethnicity.
Julie Chen Height | Weight
The television personality is 5 feet 4 inches (1.64m) tall. In addition, her weight is approximated to be 56kg.
Julie Chen Family
Chen was born to her mother Wang Ling Chen and her father David Y. Chen. Her parents named her Julie Suzanne Chen. Julie’s mother was born and raised in Rangoon, Burma while her father was born in China, and later fled to Taiwan following the Chinese Civil War. Her grandfather Lou Gaw Tong was born in Penglai Village, Anxi County, Fujian, China. Lou was a polygamist and had nine wives and eleven children. Moreover, Julie is the youngest out of her has two elder siblings named Gladys and Victoria.
Julie Chen Husband | Son
Chen got married to her husband Les Moonves on the 23rd day of December 2004 in a private ceremony in Acapulco, Mexico. The two lovebirds got their first child together on 24th September 2009 and named him Charlie Moonves. Additionally, Julie is stepmother to Adam Moonves, Michael Moonves, and Sara Moonves from her husband’s previous marriage with Nancy Wiesenfeld. Les and his ex-wife Nancy got divorced on the 10th of December 2004.
Julie Chen The Talk
The tv-personality was the moderator and Co-host of “The Talk” which is a daytime talk show at CBS which was premiered on the 18th of October 2010. On the 18th day of September 2018, she announced that she would not be co-hosting the show anymore. Julie explained that she wanted to spend more time at home with her husband after several allegations of sexual assault emerged against her husband Les Moonves.
Is Julie Chen Related to Nancy Chen?
Nancy Chen is a tv journalist from the United States of America and currently works as a correspondent at CBS News in New York. Nancy was born in Texas and brought up in Tulsa, Oklahoma. However, Julie and Nancy Chen are both journalists but they are not related by blood.
Julie Chen Net Worth | Salary
The television personality has made quite a fortune from her broadcasting career for the many years she has served. She stands at a net worth of approximately $1.6million – $30 Million. Moreover, her salary is estimated to be $112,700 annually.
Julie Chen Contacts
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