Julie Chen Net worth, Son, Age, Career, Married, Divorce, Child and personal life

Nadine Caridi

Quick Facts

Date of Birth January 6, 1970
Nationality American
Profession TV Personality,Journalist,Actor,Presenter
Working for TV Shows (CBS)
Ethnicity Asian
Marital Status Married
Spouse Leslie Moonves
Married on 2004
Children(s) Charlie Moonves
Qualification Broadcast journalism and English degree
Education at University of Southern California
Net Worth(s) $8 million
Name on Birth Julie Suzanne Chen
Divorce Not yet
Height 1.64 m
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Black
Twitter @JulieChen
Age 52 Years


The beautiful Julie Chen net worth has risen over the years to a whopping amount, particularly for her work with the CBS. Also a host of Big Brother since its debut and the moderator of The Talk, Julie Chen has a lot of endeavors going along for her. She has been actively involved in the business of entertainment and journalism since 1990 and has been appreciated widely for her work. A native of Queens, she has managed to attain the interest and attention of a huge number of fans from around the world in a short time.


Julie Chen was born as Julie Suzanne Chen on the 6th of January, 1970. Her birthplace is the Queens, New York City. Her mother is Wan Ling Chen and her father is Yen-Chun Chen, who are both Chinese immigrants. Her parents have been married for over 50 years. She has sisters Gladys and Victoria. Julie Chen age as of now is 47 years.

Early Life and Childhood

She was enrolled in the Junior High School in Whitestone before going into the St. Francis Preparatory School. She graduated on 1987. Julie Chen then got enrolled in the University of Southern California and graduated with a broadcast journalism and English degree in the year 1991.

Career and Path

Julie Chen career started off as an intern for the CBS Morning News. She also worked for the ABC NewsOne for a season as a desk assistant. After this, she was instantly promoted to the position of producer. She worked also as a news anchor for WDTN-TV from 1995 to 1997.

She anchored CBS Morning News from 1999 to 2002 and also did anchoring jobs from CBS This Morning and The Early Show. Her most important and well-known endeavor in the field of presenting has been as the host of the American version of Big Brother. She was criticized by the media for her heavily scripted and wooden delivery with the studio audience. She obtained the nickname of Chenbot. She has now been a pretty liked and reposted host of the same reality television series and people love to watch her on screen.

Julie Chen is currently also the moderator of The Talk, a CBS daytime show, Julie Chen career has increased from an assistant level to a producer and she has also been the star of an episode of NCIS: Los Angeles episode.

Personal Life and Dating

Julie Chen started dating news editor Gary Donahue since September 1991. The couple's relationship was followed widely by the news tabloids and it has been known that the couple dated for almost a decade and Gary was the longtime boyfriend of Julie Chen. After this, Julie Chen started dating Leslie Moonves who is the president and the television news editor of CBS Television. When he was already in a marriage to his wife Nancy, he started a relationship with Julie Chen.

The couple was under public scrutiny when Julie Chen cause the divorce of Leslie and his wife. The divorce proceeding took almost two years and the marriage of Leslie to his wife Nancy ended in 2004. On the same year, on the 23rd of December, Chen and Moonves got married in a private home in Mexico in a private ceremony.

Julie Chen son with Moonves is named Charlie Moonves. Julie Chen son was born on the 24th of September, 2009. The relationship of Moonves and his wife Julie Chen seems to be getting along pretty well as of now. The couple is surely set to be married for the rest of their lives ad the relationship of the pair seems to be getting along well.

Net Worth and Facts

Julie Chen net worth has been estimated to be a whopping 10 million dollars. she has been the host of the extremely hit reality television series, The Big Brother. She has also produced and undertaken a lot of other endeavors, which has made Julie Chen net worth rise in an exponential level in the past few years.  With Julie Chen age just being 47, she has much more to achieve and look forward to in the upcoming years and this will certainly make Julie Chen net worth rise to a higher level in the days to come.

Julie Chen surely is an inherently beautiful personality. However, it has been known that she underwent blepharoplasty in the early time of her career after being pressured by her director and agent. She made her eyelids look better and different than her natural eyelids and she has stated that she regrets her decision of the time. She is also a devoted yogini and no wonder she looks extremely beautiful even at the age of 47. She can also speak Mandarin Chinese.


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