Nancy O'Dell bio, Net worth, Career, Personal life, Childhood, Facts

March 26, 2019Nancy O'Dell bio, Net worth, Career, Personal life, Childhood, Facts

Who is Nancy O'Dell?

Nancy O'Dell is an American television host. She is also an entertainment journalist. She currently co-hosts Entertainment Tonight's syndicated entertainment news show. She also earned an Honorary Doctorate of Humanities from Clemson University. She also won the Miss South Carolina pageant in 1987.

In the Early life and Early career of Nancy O'Dell

Nancy was born in Sumter, South Carolina, the United States on February 25, 1966. Her name of birth is Nancy Evelyn Humphries. She has one sister, but her name is unknown. There are no details about her parents as she has not disclosed any information about her family and family background. She grew up in the Myrtle Beach as per her childhood as her family moved there.

She graduated from Coastal Academy High School in 1984 in Myrtle Beach. She graduated from Clemson University in 1990 with her bachelor's degree in marketing. While studying her bachelor's degree, O'Dell entered Kappa Kappa Gamma and won Miss South Carolina in 1987. After that, she took part in Miss America in 1988 and represented her state there.

O'Dell worked as an anchor and reporter for WPDE-TV in the initial period of her career. She later worked as a crime reporter and morning news anchor at WCBD-TV in Charleston, South California. She received a reward from the Associated Press for her report on the Lenient Police Approach from the Best Report of the Year Award. Nancy joined the NBC's WTVJ in 1993 and served as an entertainment reporter in the show, A Current Affair until 1996.

In the Professional Career of Nancy O'Dell

Nancy O'Dell as a host of award show

Fig: Nancy O'Dell as a host of award show

After a very successful initial career, Nancy quickly rose to fame when she was connected to the Access Hollywood entertainment news show. The American weekday news program currently presented by Natalie Morales debuted on September 9, 1996. At the same time, Nancy started working here when it was premiered. Apart from being a lead anchor of the program, she also appeared in some TV series like Charmed, Scream 2, Scream 3 and Scream 4. As host and consulting producer for its first two seasons, O’Dell also worked for USA Network’s talent competition Nashville Star.

Nancy co-hosted AccessHollywood co-anchor Billy Bush during NBC's 65th Annual Golden Globe Awards Winners Special. She also hosted the pre-show for the NBC's 66th Annual Golden Globes in collaboration with Brooke Burke and Tiki Barber after the 65th. We could see her in the three episodes of the Hanna Montana season ' Cheat It,' on the Fox sitcom ' Brothers,' and in the same year, she co-hosted WWE Raw on October 12 with Maria Menounos. While she was going to participate in season eight of Dancing she was replaced by Melissa Rycroft because she was injured during training and had to go through arthroscopic surgery to repair a torn meniscus in her knee. After this injury, Nancy left Access Hollywood in December 2009 while remaining on her contract for two years on the show.

She hosted the Nashville Rising concert after six months of her departure from Access Hollywood and provided flood relief to the Flood victims hit by the wave in May of that year. Tim McGraw and Faith Hill also supported her in this campaign. Nancy continued her journey as a journalist from another American entertainment TV news magazine distributed as a preferred correspondent by CBS TV Distribution known as Entertainment Tonight. The anchoring of this show was replaced by Nancy when Mary Hart, the former anchor of this show, left the show in 2011. In addition to TV hosting, O'Dell is also a creative writer and has released a collection of Scrapbooking supplies, ' The Hummingbird Collection ' and Full of Love: Mom - to - Mom Advice to Enrich Families with Simple Photo Albums and Scrapbooking '

How much is the net worth of Nancy O'Dell?

Nancy O'Dell during award show

Fig: Nancy O'Dell during award show

Being a successful and legendary journalist, Nancy bags a huge amount of money from her work. She currently earns $ 3 million as an annual salary. She has an estimated net value of $ 12 million.

In the Personal life of Nancy O'Dell

Nancy O'Dell with her ex husband Keith

Fig: Nancy O'Dell with her ex husband Keith

Initially, on September 30, 1995, Nancy was married to Dr. Richard O'Dell. The couple, however, separated on November 4, 2004, after more than nine years of married life. Soon after a year, she tied Keith Zubchevich as her second husband in 2005. She also became his two sons ' stepmom, Tyler and Carson. She later gave birth to a baby girl named Ashby Grace Zubulevich in 2007. They have been living happily since their marriage. She filed a lawsuit against Keith in September 2016, however, and they were divorced. She's single at the moment.

Facts of Nancy O'Dell

  • Nancy O'Dell is an Emmy award winner who has also won a few Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ) awards.
  • She interviewed people like Barack Obama, Michelle Obama, Jill Biden, Oprah Winfrey, Jamie Fox, and many other big names.
  • Nancy is very active on social media. She regularly updates and posts photos and videos on her social accounts such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. She also has more than 522k followers on Twitter and nearly 358.9k followers on Facebook. Nancy also has about 78.6k followers on Instagram.

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