Facts About Shaun Robinson
|60 Years Old
|TV Host , Actress , Author
|Place Of Birth
|Former host of Access Hollywood from 1999 to 2015
|Cass Technical High School
|College / University
|Darryl Hamilton (Divorced)
|1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)
|Source of Wealth
|TV Hosting, acting, producing
|Around $2 million
Shaun Robinson is an American television host, author, producer, philanthropist, television personality, and actress. Robinson is best known for hosting the TLC reality series, 90 Day Fiance since 2016. She is also known for formerly hosting the weekday entertainment news program Access Hollywood from 1999 to 2015. She won an Emmy Award for her live coverage of A Grand Night in Harlem for the Black Sports. Besides hosting, she is also an actor and has starred in numerous movies and television series. She is also a philanthropist known for her The S.H.A.U.N. Foundation for Girls.
What is Shaun Robinson Famous For?
- Former host of Access Hollywood from 1999 to 2015.
- Host of 90 Day Fiance.
Where is Shaun Robinson From?
Shaun Robinson was born on 12 July 1962. Her birth place is in Detroit, Michigan in the United States. She holds an American nationality. She has three siblings, two sisters, and a brother. Her father is Wiley Robinson. The detailed information about her family will be updated here. She belongs to the African-American ethnicity and her religion is Christianity. Her zodiac sign is Cancer.
Regarding her educational background, she attended Cass Technical High School. After graduating from high school, she moved to Atlanta to attend Spelman College.
Shaun Robinson Career
- Shaun Robinson started her hosting career at the first African-American-owned tv station in the US, WGPR-TV in Michigan.
- She then moved to Milwaukee, Wisconsin to work as a medical reporter and weekend anchor for WISN-TV.
- She also served as host of the daily talk show, Milwaukee's Talking.
- She won an Associated Press award for her series on women and cancer.
- She joined KEYE-TV in Austin, Texas in 1995 as a reporter and anchor.
- Her series "Profiles in Power" which focused on women made a significant impact in Central Texas and won her an American Women in Radio and Television award.
- She served as a reporter and anchor for WSVN-TV in Miami, Florida.
- She anchored coverage of both the Clinton impeachment hearings and of Hurricane George.
- She profiled the survivors of the Oklahoma City bombing.
- She joined Access Hollywood as a weekend anchor and correspondent in 1999.
- She went on to work for Access Hollywood for 16 years from 1999 to 2015.
- She co-hosted the NBC coverage of the Tournament of Roses Parade in 2011 and 2012.
- She began hosting Tell All specials for TLC's 90 Day Fiance in 2016.
- She hosted 90 Day Fiance: The Other Way in 2019.
- She hosted 90 Day Fiance: Before the 90 Days in 2020.
- As an actress, she had played small roles in numerous television series and movies.
- She had roles in Dr. Dolittle 2, Bruce Almighty, Charmed, Law & Order, and Last Man Standing among others.
- She plays the role of Kris Kensington on BET's Games People Play. The first season premiered in 2019 and its second season premiered in October 2021.
- As an author, she published her first book, Exactly As I Am: Celebrated Women Share Candid Advice with Today's Girls on What it Takes to Believe in Yourself in March 2009.
Who is Shaun Robinson Husband?
Shaun Robinson was previously married to MLB player, Darryl Hamilton. They got married in 1994 but divorced later. She has maintained a private life since then. It is not clear whether she has a new partner or not. She does not have any kids.
She launched a nonprofit organization, The S.H.A.U.N. Foundation for Girls to help empower girls and young women. The organization supports small charities that are doing work in five key areas of girls' issues: (S)TEM, (H)EALTH, (A)RTS, (U)NITY, and (N)EIGHBORHOODS.
How Tall is Shaun Robinson?
Shaun Robinson stands around the height of 1.68 m i.e. 5 feet and 6 inches tall. She has a slim body build. Her other body measurements are not known. Her eye color is dark brown and her hair color is black. Her sexual orientation is straight.
What is Shaun Robinson Salary and Net Worth?
Shaun Robinson makes her income from her career in the entertainment industry. She has hosted numerous television shows and is known for hosting Access Hollywood from 1999 to 2015 and 90 Day Fiance from 2016. Besides hosting, she is also an actress who has starred in several television series. At present, her net worth is estimated at around $2 million.
Trivias About Shaun Robinson You Need To Know.
- She was a fill-in for Meredith Vieira on Who Wants to Be a Millionaire in June 2009.
- She has contributed reports to television shows NBC Nightly News and Today.
- She was a guest star on a celebrity edition episode of the game show, Don't Forget the Lyrics in October 2010 and won $10,000 for her selected charity.
- She has provided coverage for the Academy Awards, Golden Globes, Emmy Awards, and Grammy Awards.
- Forbes published an article about Robinson as part of the magazine's ongoing series "The Secrets of Successful Women" in February 2020.
- Robinson and her foundation have been featured on the CBS show, Hidden Heroes.
- She had a guest voice role in the animated series, The Proud Family.