Sharon Tay Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 15 Aug, 2021
Facts of Sharon Tay
Date of Birth: 1966 , October-15
Age: 55 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 3 Inch
Name Sharon Tay
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Singapore
Ethnicity Asian
Profession News Anchor
Net Worth $1.5 million
Salary $300,000
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Black
Body Measurements 33-24-35
Breast Size 33 inch
Waist size 24 inch
Hip Size 35 inch
Married Yes
Divorce Yes
Education Boston University
Online Presence Facebook,Twitter,Wiki
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Sharon Tay is an American journalist. She is a morning news anchor for LA's KTLA-5 and CBS2 channels. She rose to prominence as a host of the entertainment-themed MSNBC segments including MSNBC at the Movies, MSNBC Entertainment.

Besides journalist, Sharon Tay is an actress as well, who plays the role of a News Show moderator on the HBO series, True Blood. She worked as a guest actress in the first and the second season of the show.

Early Life, Biography, And Education Of Sharon Tay

Sharon Tay was born on October 15, 1966, in an Asian country, Singapore, and immigrated to the United States at the age of 7 (seven). Sharon Tay’s family settled in Connecticut for quite a few years before relocating to the Philippines.

She is of American nationality and belongs to the Chinese ethnicity.

After spending her sophomore years at the International School, Sharon Tay returned to the United States to finish her high-school education at a boarding school in Massachusetts. Later, Tay enrolled at Boston University, where she earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Broadcast Journalism, with a minor in International Relations.

Sharon Tay's Career In Journalism

Sharon Tay was an anchor, writer, and producer of a weekend news show in a local cable station in Boston which came as a breakthrough work in her career. In 1993, KCCN-TV, now “KION” in Salinas, California, hired Sharon Tay as a general assignment reporter/consumer exploratory/ undercover reporter.

Soon afterward, Tribune Broadcasting recruited Sharon Tay for its KTLA-5 Los Angeles employees as a general assignment journalist. Sharon Tay went on to become a weekend host and, ultimately, a host for the early sunup edition of the news.

Sharon Tay left KTLA in December 2004 in order to hunt opportunities at MSNBC. Her anchoring duties at MSNBC included stints at “MSNBC at the Movies” and “MSNBC Entertainment Hot List”, where she hosted the program. Tay is presently working for CBS 2 and KCAL 9, where she anchored on KCAL 9 weeknights at 8 pm and KCAL 9 News at 10 pm, number one prime news announcement in the Los Angeles market.  From November 2013, was moved to KCBS-TV's early morning newscast show from 4:30-7:00 a.m. and the noontime newscast from 11:00-11:30 a.m.

Sharon Tay is five times Emmy Award winner and one-time Associated Press Award winner. She also has got respect from Asian women because very few Asian women have reached the level of Sharon Tay.

Sharon Tay's Salary And Net Worth

According to some reliable net worth sites, Sharon's net worth is $1.5 million in 2018. The online tabloids also reported that she earns a massive salary of 300,000 annually.

Sharon Tay's Personal Life And Plastic Surgery

Sharon Tay has been working as a journalist for the last three decades, however, she has managed to keep her personal life away from the media radar to date. The news anchor frequently shares her lifestyle on social media, however, she rarely shares photos that can hint about her personal life.

As far as Sharon Tay's marital status is concerned, she is likely to be unmarried. and is not dating anyone at the present. As per some online sources, she was previously married but later she divorced her husband.

As per her Instagram account, she shares funny photos of this 

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Moreover, she shares several photos with many guys.  However, she has not officially announced anyone as her boyfriend. 

Plastic Surgery

Sharon Tay had plastic surgery in 2014. Tay went under the knife for breast augmentation, nose job, botox injections, and performed filler's injection. After the cosmetic surgery, she looked even more beautiful and dashing.

Sharon Tay's Age, Body Measurement and Other Facts

  • Age: As of 2019, Sharon Tay is 52 years old.
  • Birth Sign: Libra
  • Height: Journalist and actress Tay stands at a medium height of 160 cms (5 feet 3 inches)
  • Weight: Her body weight is 53 kg.
  • Body Measurements: Tay has a perfectly maintained body figure which measures 33-24-35 inches (breast-waist-hip).
  • Hair Color: She has long hair with natural black color.
  • Eyes Color: Her eyes are black in color.
  • She is active on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook having lots of fans and followers. 

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