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Paula Zahn :: Biography

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Paula Zahn's facts

Date of Birth 1956-02-24
Nationality American
Profession Journalist and newscaster
Ethnicity White
Marital Status Married
Married to Richard Cohen
Married on 1987
Education at Stephens College
Net Worth(s) $18 milllion
Name on Birth Paula Ann Zahn
Divorce 2007
Place of Birth Omaha, Nebraska, United States

An extremely talented and gorgeous American journalist and newscaster, Paula Ann Zahn professionally known as “Paula Zahn” was born on 24th February, 1956 in Omaha, Nebraska, United States. Zahn is best known as an anchor of ABC News, Fox News, CBS News and CNN. She is currently working as host of the documentary series ‘On the Case with Paula Zahn’ on Investigation Discovery Channel. The beautiful newscaster spent her childhood in Canton, Ohio. She completed her graduation from attending ‘Naperville Central High School’ in the year 1974. She also participated in several beauty pageants. In 1973, she became the semi-finalists at Miss Teenage America Pageant. After completing her high school education, she joined ‘Stephens College’ based in Columbia, Missouri. While studying at the college, she worked as an intern at ‘WBBM-TV’ based in Chicago, Illinois. She completed her graduation in the year 1978 with majoring in Journalism. She started working in the various local stations after the completion of graduation.

Let’s talk about her career expedition as a journalist and newscaster it was in the year 1987 when she joined ABC News. Initially, she started her working tenure at the network as an anchor of a weekend program called ‘The Health Show’. After few months, she was promoted to anchor the show ‘World News This Morning’. She also worked as an anchor of the news segments on morning television show ‘Good Morning America (GMA)’. Considering her good work at the morning show, she was approached by the CBS News to work as an anchor for their morning television show called ‘CBS This Morning’. In 1996, she worked as an anchor of the ‘CBS Evening News’. While working in CBS network, she also worked as a reporter of television shows like ’48 Hours’, ‘Public Eye with Bryant Gumbel’ and ‘CBS News Sunday Morning’. She became associated with Fox News Channel (FNC) after working nine years at CBS News. Zahn served as an anchor of ‘Fox Report’ in the network. She also helped to launch prime time news program called ‘The Edge with Paula Zahn’. Paula was fired from her work as she was found to be in negotiation with CNN. In September 2001, she started working as an anchor in CNN. She launched her own morning news program called ‘America Morning with Paula Zahn’. Zahn left the CNN network on July 24, 2007. Zahn found her new job as a host of the show called ‘SundaArts’ on PBS stations ‘WNET’ and ‘WLIW’. She is currently hosting the true crime documentary series ‘On the Case with Paula Zahn’ on Investigation Discovery channel.

Moving towards her personal life biography, the renowned journalist is a married woman. She got married to a real estate developer, Richard Cohen. From being in a marital relation with Cohen, she has delivered three children. After spending 20 years of blissful moment with each other, she separated from her husband with taking divorce in 2007. The reason behind her divorce was rumored of her external affair with her boyfriend. Zahn filed a lawsuit case against her ex-husband accusing him that he had mismanaged her career worth earnings during 20 years of their marriage life.

The talented media personality is also noticed for her exotic figure and libidinous body. Her seductive body has been the central part of attraction of her shows. She looks really attractive when she exposes her bold and hot pair of legs in short sexy dresses. Zahn stands with an average height of 5 feet 7 inches and carries normal weight of 58 kg. Even at the age of 58, she looks much attractive and younger than her actual age. Paula has achieved huge fame and success from her media career. At the start of 2014, she has accumulated total net worth amount of $18 million. She might be receiving considerable amount of salary which she has not revealed yet in media. More information about this gorgeous newscaster can be obtained from the wiki and reading her brief bio on IMDb.