Julie Chen Biography, Age, Wiki, Height, Weight, Boyfriend, Family & More

Julie Chen

Biography / Wiki

American television personality Julie Suzanne Chen, known professionally as Julie Chen is a TV Journalist, Charming TV Presenter, and CBS news anchor. She is currently a co-host and moderator on CBS’s daytime talk show “The Talk.”

She also hosts the CBS version of the reality show “Big Brother” in the United States. In 2016, 2015, and 2014, she was nominated three times for the Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host for her work on ‘The Talk.’

Julie Chen shared the 2017 Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host with Aisha Tyler and Sharon Osbourne for ‘The Talk.’ When she began dating “Leslie Moonves,” the Chairman and CEO of CBS Corporation, the prominent host became embroiled in controversy.

Height / Weight / Age

Born on the 6th of January 1970, Julie Chen is currently 51 years old. Chen doesn’t appear to be much taller and her height measures 5 feet 5 inches while her weight is 50 kg approximately.

Even at this age, Julie has kept herself in a good shape and has a stunning body figure measurement of 32-27-35, she wears number 6 in size. Julie has dark brown eyes and the color of her hair is black.

Net Worth

After joining the popular television network CBS in the year 1991, Julie Chen soon shifted to the ABC network. Chen later switched her jobs several times and worked with many popular news agencies and television networks in the United States.

Julie also tried her luck in acting and has been a part of some of the popular series. The total net worth estimated for Julie Chen is $50 million US dollars as of now.

Education / Family

Julie Chen was born and raised in Queens, New York City, USA. David Y. Chen, her father, and Wan Ling Chen, her mother, are both Chinese immigrants. Vicki Chen and Gladys Chen are Julie Chen’s sisters.

Julie Chen completed her education at St. Francis Preparatory School in her hometown before attending the University of Southern California and earning a bachelor’s degree in broadcast journalism and English in 1991.


Julie Suzanne Chen

Birth PlaceQueens, New York City, USA
Date Of Birth6th January 1970
Age51 Years
HeightIn Centimetres – 165 cm

In Feet and Inches – 5′ 5″

WeightIn Kilograms – 50 Kg
In Pounds – 110 lbs
Eye ColorDark Brown
Hair ColorBlack
ProfessionTelevision Host, Producer for CBS, News Anchor
Zodiac signCapricorn
SchoolSt. Francis Preparatory School
CollegeThe University of Southern California
Home TownQueens, New York City, USA
Fathers NameDavid Y. Chen
Mothers NameWan Ling Chen


Julie Chen with her mother
Julie Chen with her mother
SistersVictoria and Gladys


Julie Chen with her sisters
Julie Chen with her sisters

Career / Fashion And Style

Julie Chen was a CBS Morning News intern in 1991. She got a desk assistant position at ABC NewsOne the next year, where she worked for three years and was promoted. Julie Chen moved to Ohio in 1995 and served as a news anchor for WDTN TV for about two years.

Julie Chen began her career with CBS as a news anchor for the CBS This Morning program in 1999. She worked on another CBS program called The Early Show with Hannah Storm, Bryant Gumbel, Erica Hill, and others during her time as a CBS This Morning anchor, and later became the show’s co-host in 2002.

She has worked for WCBS-TV and CBS News as an anchor and reporter for a period. Since the first season of CBS’s reality show “Big Brother,” Julie Chen has acted as the host. Several times during the episode, she was chastised for her interactions.

Julie Chen has also appeared on ‘Entertainment Tonight’ and ‘The Talk’ as a co-host. Julie Chen appeared in a number of TV shows as a guest actress, including “NCIS: Los Angeles,” “The Comeback,” “Life in Pieces,” and others.

Boyfriends, Affairs, Husband, and More

Gary Donahue was Julie Chen’s first partner. Julie Chen married Leslie Moonves, the CBS Corporation’s Chief Executive Officer, Chairman, and President, in Mexico in 2004. Charlie Moonves, Julie and Leslie’s son, was born in 2009. From his previous marriage to Nancy Wiesenfeld, Leslie Moonves has two sons and one daughter.

BoyfriendsGary Donahue
Marital StatusMarried
HusbandLeslie Moonves


Julie Chen with her husband
Julie Chen with her husband
ChildrenSon – Charlie Moonves (born in 2009)

Julie Chen with her husband & son
Julie Chen with her husband & son

Daughter – None

Favorite Things

Here we provide you the list of Julie Chen’s favorite things.

Favorite ActorsNot Known
Favorite ActressNot Known
Favorite ColourRed and Blue
Favorite Holiday DestinationsParis
Favorite FoodChinese Dishes
Favorite Things To DoTraveling and Reading

Julie Chen

Some Interesting Facts About Julie Chen

  • Chen made a guest appearance on NCIS: Los Angeles in January 2015.
  • She also portrayed a US ambassador in an episode titled “In the Line of Duty.”
  • Julie also interned at CBS Morning News in July 2010 with Andy Cohen.
  • Chen speaks Mandarin Chinese and English fluently.
  • Julie revealed that she was once under the control of a high-profile agent and a news editor.
  • She began working for ABC News in Los Angeles as a news assistant in 1991.
  • In Acapulco, Mexico, Chen married Leslie in a private ceremony.