Julie Chen Biography

Julie Chen

Quick Facts About Julie Chen

Celebrated Name Julie Chen
Age 51 Years
Nick Name Julie Chen
Birth Name Julie Suzanne Chen
Birth Date 1970-01-06
Gender Female
Profession TV Journalist
Nationality American
Ethnicity Mixed
Marital Status Married
Place Of Birth Queens, New York City, U.S.
Net Worth $20 Million
Height 5.4
Best Known For Big Brother
High School St. Francis Preparatory School
University University of Southern California
Husband Leslie Moonves
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Dark Brown
Working For CBS
Birth Nation USA
Race White
Father David Y. Chen
Mother Wan Ling chen
Siblings 2
Sisters 2; Gladys and Victoria
Grand Parents Lou Gaw Tong
School St. Francis Preparatory School
Weight 56 KG
Children 1
Son Charlie
Source of Wealth TV Personality Career

Julie Suzanne Chen was popularly known as Julie Chen in TV Journalist, gorgeous and delightfully charming TV Presenter, is an American television personality and news anchor from the CBS network. Currently, she works as the co-presenter and moderator of the CBS daytime show “The Talk”. Besides, she also hosts the U.S version of the reality television show “Big Brother” on CBS.

Julie Chen's Early life

Julie Chen was born on 6th January 1970 in Queens, New York. She is the native from Queen, New York but Chen belongs to Asian ethnical group and her mother is Wan Ling Chen who belongs to Burmese Chinese background. Julie was born with her two older sisters  Gladys and Victoria.

She starts her early education from the Junior High School 194 located in the Whitestone area of Queens and completed her high school from St. Francis Preparatory School. she got into the University of Southern California and graduated with a major in broadcast journalism and English.

Julie Chen's Body Features

Julie has got a great personality. Talking about her body, her height is 165 cm (5 ft. 5 in.). Her weight is of 56 Kg. She has a balanced body with good health. She has an attractive body figure. Her smiling face and charming personality have helped her to gain the attention of all the viewers. Her body shape is Hourglass. Her shoe size is 9. Her bra size is 34C. Her breast size in 35 in, waist size is 24 in and hip size is 35 inch.

Julie Chen's Career

Chen’s professional journey began from the internship at CBS Morning News where she used to answer phones and copy faxes for distribution. Upon graduation, she became the producer for ABC’s late-night show “Nightline”. She worked with ABC for three long years before moving to WDTN-TV to work as their news anchor from 1995 to 1997, was hired by CBS Morning News in 1999. She was associated with the CBS to work as a news anchor for the show CBS She became the host of The Early Show along with Bryant Gumbel and Jane Clayson. She served for the WCBS-TV in New York City prior to working for the CBS News.

Julie was appointed as the host of the American version of the popular show Big Brother from the year 2000. She was not accepted by her audience, criticizing for her heavily scripted and wooden delivery while interacting with studio spectator. She was also nicknamed as ‘Chenbot’ considering her Live interview style. Chen also performs her role as the moderator of CBS daytime talk show called The Talk on 18th October 2010. She also has the co-anchor for the same show including the name of Aisha Tyler, Sharon Osbourne, Sheryl Underwood, and Sara Gilbert.

Chen's Affair, Marriage, and Personal life

Julie, during her working period in the ABC News as a news Assistant, met her future longtime boyfriend Gary Donahue. Her longtime boyfriend was a television news editor by profession. But, focusing on her career more than relationships both ended their relationship. She is married to her husband Leslie Moonves since 2004. He is the president and chief executive officer of CBS Television.  After Moonves officially divorce from his previous wife, Julie got married to her husband Leslie Moonves on December 23, 2004. The couple blessed with a first child, a baby boy son named Charlie on September 24, 2009.