- Date of Birth:
- January 8, 1978
- 5' 8"
Maria Menounos (born in Medford, Massachusetts on June 8, 1978) is a Greek-American TV host, journalist, reality star, actress and author. She has worked on-air on Entertainment Tonight, Access Hollywood, Today and Extra. She had acting roles in One Tree Hill, among other shows and movies. Maria currently stars in her own reality show, Chasing Maria Menounos on Oxygen. In May 2014, E! announced that Maria would be joining the network in both hosting and producing roles.
Best Known For:
Maria is known for hosting many entertainment news shows. She most recently worked as the co-host of Extra with Mario Lopez.
Maria got engaged to her long-term partner Kevin Undergaro in March 2016. The couple lives together with Maria’s parents, as seen on their reality show Chasing Maria Menounos. The couple also founded AfterBuzzTV together. Maria won Miss Massachusetts Teen USA in 1996 and competed in Miss Teen USA.