60 years old award-winning millionaire journalist Meredith Vieira is the future host of the NBC’s upcoming syndicated daytime talk show "The Meredith Vieira show". The show is speculated to air in September, 2014.
Youngest of four children Vieira has Portuguese ethnicity and American Nationality. She was born on December 30, 1930 in East Providence, Rhode Island. Although she was raised in the catholic environment, she believes in spirituality than a religion. She graduated with great honor “magna um laude” in English from Tufts university in 1975.
She is best known for hosting the renowned shows like ABC’s The View, NBC’s Today, Us syndicated version of “Who Wants To Be a Millionaire, Life time television’s Intimate Portrait series and for contributing to Dateline NBC and Rockcenter with Brian Williams.
She might not be young anymore but still she looks attractive. Stunning grandma, Meredith marriage with the popular journalist, Richard M. Cohen stood strong as the "Egyptian pyramids" since their married on June 14,1986.
Another attributes of her that distinguished her among other journalist is the ability she has to manage her personal and private life. Mother of three, children, Meredith turned downed opportunity to host reputed shows like CBS’s The Early show and ABC’s Good Morning America when her children were young. This shows how much responsible person she is. She has always dressed professionally during her shows and carried out her work professionally. Anyway, she is successful in her personal life equally if one compares it to her professional life.
She started her broadcasting career at the young age of 22 as a news anchor for WORC Radio in Worcester, Massachusetts. She gradually started working for television channels as a local reporter and news anchor. In her more than 35 years of journalism career, she ha worked for reputed entities like WORC, WJAR-TV, WCBS-TV, CBS, ABC and NBC.
But major turning point of her career was her work as the host of the show “Who Wants To Be a Millionaire. During her work as a host from 2002-2013 of the syndicated US version of the show, the show "TRP" rapidly increased each year. She even got chance to be a co-executive producer of the show from 2005. People still praise Vieira for the convincing numbers she was able to pull of during her career for “Who Wants To Bea Millionaire”. She hosted 11 seasons for the show hosting more than 1800 episodes and offering a vast multitude of contestants a combined total of over $70,000,000 Critics admired her hosting style and capabilities.
The main enemy in her life is multiple sclerosis , the disease which has affected her husband health since the age of 25.Moreover, Richard also has had two bouts of colon cancer until now. She believes in veganism due to ethical and health reasons.
With perfect hourglass shaped fit body and the body measurement of 36B-30-38, 60 years old journalist, television show presenter and game show host, Meredith looks so feet without any enhancement or any short-cut beauty products.