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Cristina Saralegui :: Biography

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Cristina Saralegui's facts

Date of Birth 1948-01-29
Nationality Cuban-American
Profession Journalist, actress and talk show host
Ethnicity White
Marital Status Married
Married to Marcos Avila
Married on 1982
Education at University of Miam
Net Worth(s) $30 million
Divorce No
Place of Birth Havana, Cuba

Born on January 29, 1948, Cristina Saralegui is a renowned Cuban-American journalist, actress and talk show host. Cristina was born to Francisco Rene Saralegui, Jr. and Cristina Santamarina in Havana, Cuba. She flied to Miami with her family and settled down to Key Biscayne in the year 1960. As per her education, she completed her graduation from Academy of the Assumption in the year 1966. In 1973, she started to work as intern at the magazine Vanidades. After attending internship, she improved her written and spoken Spanish language. She became an editor of the Spanish version magazine Cosmopolitan around 1979.

Talking about her career expedition as journalist, Cristina got an offer of hosting the talk show for the Univision Network. She made debut as the host and executive producer in The Cristina Show in 1989. On her show, she embarked on the various controversial topics and supplied useful information on the health and personal subjects which are often evading in Latino society. Her show was appreciated by both critics and audiences. The show became very popular as it is giving very useful information. But the show ended in the year 2009. Saralegui came out as a strong supporter during the 2012 presidential campaign of Barack Obama. She began hosting an English-language talk show ‘Cristina’ on the CBS network in 1992. After her retirement from the work, she was seen first time on the Spanish Network Azteca America on Febraury 18, 2011. The show was presented for a one hour. On May 31, 2011, she hosted a weekly variety show called ‘Pa’lante con Cristina(Forward with Christina)’. During her show, she endorsed the present president Barack Obama for second term. It became her first political endorsement in her career. Recently, Saralegui became associated with the AARP to create awareness within Latino community. To create the awareness, the unit of AARP have created an online interactive video called iAmigos Live!.

Significance to her personal life biography, the veteran anchor and actress Cristina’s marital status is married. She got married to her boyfriend Marcos Avila. They tied in the marital relation by conducting the wedding ceremony in the year 1982. From her marital relation with Marcos, she has welcomed three children. Till date there is no news of her divorce between the couple. She has been successful in her marriage life as well as she has gained success in her professional career. After spending thirty years with her husband, she has been successful to maintain her marriage life in an elegant manner. Recently, she is living blissful life with her family in Miami. She is also actively taking part on the various charitable works.

The supremely talented anchor has been showered with the beautiful looks as well. She is the perfect combination of beauty with the brain. Her libidinous body measurements size has attracted many fans to watch her show. However, her exact body measurements information hasn’t been revealed. From her appearances in her shows, she seems to have close to perfect body measurements size of 36-24-36 inches. She is even considered as one of the hottest host of the television industry. Her bold and hot pair of legs looks mesmerizing when she wears the tight fitted skirt. Her exotic body looks even hot when she flaunts her seductive body wearing sexy bikini outfit.

This alluring beauty has achieved several prestigious awards and rewards for her tremendous performance as a host of various television shows. On listing her awards, she has received 11 Emmy Awards in her career. Cristina has earned total net worth amount of $30 million working as a television host. . The sixty six years age journalist has definitely proved herself as one of the inspiring journalists of the recent time. More additional information about her can be obtained from the wiki and other internet sites. Her fans can also follow her on twitter.