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Maria Sansone :: Biography

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Maria Sansone 's facts

Date of Birth 1981-02-26
Nationality American
Profession Television Personality
Working for KTTV FOX 11
Ethnicity White
Marital Status Married
Married to Joshua Guthartz
Married on 2008
Education at S. I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, Syracuse University
Name on Birth Maria Grace Sansone
Height 5' 1" (1.54 m)
Place of Birth Erie, Pennsylvania, U.S.

An American television personality, ‘Maria Sansone’ was born on February 26, 1981 in Erie, Pennsylvania. Currently, she is working as the co-anchor of Good Day LA on KTTV FOX 11 which is located in Los Angeles. Prior working on KTTV FOX 11, she worked at WNBC 4 New York as a former field reporter. She had appeared daily on LX New York while she was associated with WNBC 4.

Maria gained popularity from a very young age when she was discovered by a local reporter Mike Gallagher. She was discovered while competing in a kids slam-dunk contest in Erie, Pennsylvania. Mike was impressed with Maria when he took the interview of 11 year old Sansone. By getting impressed by the Sansone, he gave her a sports segment show ‘Down to Size’ which came on-air on WJET-TV. The show appeared weekly on the ABC affiliated WJET-TV in Erie, Pennsylvania. During her association with the show, she took the interview of several celebrities like Jim Kelly of the Buffalo Bills, Bill Cowher, Michael Jordan, coach of the Pittsburgh Steelers and basketball legend Tommy Lasorda. Considering her remarkable performance in the show, she was quickly picked up by ABC Sports to do live sideline reporting for their coverage of the Little League World Series. She earned the title of ‘Youngest Reporter in the History of Network Television’ during her coverage on the series. As a result, In December 1992 she became a guest on Tonight Show with Jay Leno. Later she hosted her own show Wide World of Sports for Kids which was broadcasted on ABC. For the show, she reported from various sporting events which include the U.S. Figure Skating Championships and The Kentucky Derby. Besides hosting her own show, she also co-hosted Gladiators 2000 along with American Idol’s Ryan Seacrest.

Maria’s career expedition began while she was studying in college. While studying in college, she became co-host on Live with Regis and Kelly along with Regis Philbin. After completing her graduation, she moved to Manhattan where she worked as a VJ for the MTV Networks. Later she moved to New York City and worked as a field reporter for WNBC 4 New York. She also became the host of travel show ‘LXTV 1st Look on NBC. She also worked as a correspondent and host of TV Guide Network where she interviewed pop culture icons and superstars. On September 27, 2012, she became the permanent co-anchor of KTTV’s show Good Day LA.

Talking about her personal life biography, she got married to her husband Joshua Guthartz in 2008. She is enjoying her marriage life with Guthartz.  Her wedding ceremony was organized at Saint Andrew Roman Catholic Church. It had been almost five years of their marriage. There is no news of divorce between the couple till date. She announced that she is pregnant on ‘Good Day La’ on 15th July, 2013. She was really excited to become a mother for the first time in her life. Maria is spending her time happily with her family in New York.

Maria’s presence in the television screen can’t be ignored. Despite of beautiful looks she chose to continue her career as a host in the television screen. Her bold and hot body looks stunning whenever she made her appearance in her shows. She looks more attractive when she flaunts her sensual pair of legs and feet wearing short dresses. Superhot anchor stands with the height of 5 feet 1 inches. Since, she is blessed with perfect body measurements she has got the amazing body that would melt heart of audiences. Her body looks mesmerizing in every outfit she wears. She would look smoking hot if she is asks to wear it. However, her sensual bikini picture hasn’t been found in the internet.

Maria is undoubtedly one of the talented television anchors of the recent time. She might be earning satisfying amount of money as she is on highly demand. But, information regarding her net worth and salary is not made publicly available. Additional interesting about her can be extracted from the Wiki and other internet sites. She is also an active user of twitter where she shares her recent news and events. Her fans can follow her on twitter @MariaSansone.