|Celebrated Name:||Julie Chen|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Julie Suzanne Chen|
|Age:||51 years old|
|Birth Date:||January 6, 1970|
|Birth Place:||Queens, New York, United States|
|Les Moonves (m. 2004)|
|Children:||Yes (Charlie Moonves)|
|Profession:||Television personality, news anchor, and producer|
|Net Worth in 2021:||$20 million|
|Last Updated:||March 2021|
Julie Chen is a TV personality, producer, and anchor from the United States of America. She spent most of her career with CBS. Julie Chen graduated from the University of Southern California.
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Julie Suzanne Chen was born on January 6, 1970, in Queens, New York, United States. Her father, David Y. Chen and her mother, Wan Ling Chen, are Chinese immigrants. Julie Chen has two sisters, Vicki Chen and Gladys Chen.
Julie Chen finished schooling from the St. Francis Preparatory School in her hometown and graduated in 1991 with a degree in broadcast journalism and English from the University of Southern California. Julie Chen first had a relationship with Gary Donahue.
Julie Chen married the Chief Executive Officer, Chairman and President of the CBS Corporation Leslie Moonves, in 2004, in Mexico. Julie and Leslie gave birth to 1 son, Charlie Moonves, and he was born in 2009. Leslie Moonves has two sons and one daughter from his previous marriage to Nancy Wiesenfeld, his sons are screenwriter Adam Moonves and Michael Moonves, and his daughter is actress Sara Moonves.
Julie Chen went through a surgery to enhance the look of her eyes and make them appear larger during her time at WDTN TV, where she worked as a news anchor.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on January 6, 1970, Julie Chen is 51 years old as of today’s date 5th March 2021. Her height is 1.64 m tall, and her weight is 56 Kg.
Julie Chen did an intern at the CBS Morning News in 1991. Next year, she landed a desk assistant job at ABC NewsOne, where she worked for around three years and got promoted. Julie Chen moved to Ohio in 1995, where she worked for about two years at the WDTN TV as a news anchor.
Julie Chen started working for CBS in 1999 as a news anchor for CBS This Morning program. During her work as CBS This Morning anchor, she worked on another program next to Hannah Storm, Bryant Gumbel, Erica Hill, and others for CBS called The Early Show, which later in 2002 she started being the show’s co-host. She also worked as an anchor and reporter for WCBS-TV for some time, and for CBS News.
Julie Chen has been the host for CBS’s reality show “Big Brother” since its first season. During the show, people criticized her several times for her interactions. Julie Chen has also been the co-host of the Entertainment Tonight program, and The Talk show.
Julie Chen had guest actress roles in several series, including “NCIS: Los Angeles,” “The Comeback,” “Life in Pieces,” and others.
Awards & Achievements
Julie Chen doesn’t have many award winnings and nominations. She was nominated for the Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host (The Talk) 3 times (2016, 2015, and 2014).
Julie Chen won the 2017 Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host (The Talk), an award that is shared with Aisha Tyler, Sharon Osbourne, Sara Gilbert, and Sheryl Underwood.
Net Worth & Salary of Julie Chen in 2021
As of March 2021, Julie Chen has an estimated net worth of more than $20 million. She made her fortune from working in several TV programs, and most of it is from CBS. Julie Chen’s Beverly Hills-based house has an estimated value of $14 million, and the La Costa Beach based house that she co-owns with her husband Leslie Moonves was sold for more than $11 million. Julie Chen’s husband, Leslie Moonves has an estimated net worth of $700 million as of 2017-2018.
Julie Chen is a very talented TV personality. She spent most of her career with CBS hosting and anchoring several of their programs. Julie Chen’s most important programs are “The Talk,” “Big Brother,” and “Entertainment Tonight.” Julie Chen is married to Leslie Moonves, they gave birth to 1 son, and they are happily living together.