If you are ever channel surfing and happen to come across one of these beauties, put down the remote. These women are so stunning that they can make even the most boring story seem interesting. Take a tour around the globe as we pay tribute to these members of the Television Elite.
1. Vanessa Huppenkothen – Televisa Deportes, Mexico
Vanessa Huppenkothen was born in Mexico City in 1985 to famed German Soccer player, Dieter Huppenkothen. Her first job as a sports jounralist was the result of her winning a competition at Mexican station Televisa Deportes
In addition to her reporting duties, she began modeling in 2007 and has competed several times in the ‘Miss Mexico’ national contests.
2. Courtney Friel – KTLA-TV, Los Angeles, California
Courtney Friel is an American news anchor for KTLA-TV in Los Angeles, California. She started in journalism in High School where she first did the televised morning announcements.
She has made appearances in FHM and Maxim magazine.
3. Megyn Kelly – Fox News, America
Megyn Kelly is a fomer Attorney and studied Political Science at the University of Syracuse. Her first job as a reporter was at an ABC affiliate in Washington D.C.
4. Pamela David – Desayuno Americano, Argentina
Pamela David works as a TV Host, Actress and Model. She was born in Cordoba, Argentina.
She has a child with Argentinean professional basketball player Bruno Lábaque.
5. Giselle Blondet – Univision, South America
Giselle Blondet was rasied in Puerto Rico. Her big break was starring in the Unvision morning show, ¡Despierta América!
She recently left the Television program Nuestra Belleza Latina in hopes of becoming a producer.
6. Jenna Lee – Fox News, America
Co-Host of ‘Happening Now’ with Jon Scott, Jenna started her career as a reporter for Forbes.com.
In 2009 She appreared in Cosmopolitan Magazine and in 2011 She married a United States Navy Seal.
7. Elisabeth Hasselbeck – ABC, America
Elisabeth first appeared on Television as a contestant on Season 2 of the long running CBS reality TV show, Survivor.
After Survivor she was a Co-Host on ‘The View’ until 2013 when she left to join Fox News Program ‘Fox & Friends’.
8. Maria Menounos – Access Hollywood, America
Maria came from humble beginnings, working at Dunkin’ Donuts from ages 13 to 19. She started working for Channel One News after graduating from Emerson College.
Maria is a huge professional wrestling fan, and competed at Wrestle Mania while nursing two broken ribs.
9. Erin Andrews – ESPN, America
Erin Andrews began her career as a Freelance Journalist in Florida, and just four years later was hired by EPSN.
She was voted “America’s Sexiest Sportscaster” in both 2007 and 2008 by Playboy Magazine.
10. Nancy O’Dell – Access Hollywood, America
Nancy O’dell began work as a local News Reporter in her home town of Myrtle Beach. Since then she has worked on such shows as ‘Access Hollywood’ and ‘The Today Show’.
In 1987 she won the ‘Miss South Carolina’ pageant and went on to compete for the title of ‘Miss America’. She would later cover the same pageant as a reporter.
11. Kelly Ripa – Kelly & Michael, America
Kelly rose to fame initially as an actress on the Soap Opera ‘All My Children’. She later won her job on ‘Live!’ as Regis Philbin’s Co-Host after an on-air audition.
She was named one of People Magazine’s most intriguing people and as one of the Most Powerful People in Media according to the Hollywood Reporter.
12. Susan Li – Bloomberg Television, Hong Kong
Li joined Bloomberg Television in 2006, and currently hosts ‘Squawk Box’ for CNBC. Her career began at the Canadian Broadcasting Company where she worked as a producer and reporter.
Li is fluent in Cantonese and Mandarin. She was born in China and grew up in Toronto, Canada.
13. Melissa Theuriau – LCI, France
Theuriau holds a degree in News-Communiation and a Master’s degree in Audiovisual Journalism. She has worked as a reporter and anchor for ‘La Chaîne Info’ since 2003.
In August 2012 Theuriau and her Husband , Jamel Debbouze, were ranked in the top 10 of the ‘Most Popular Couples in France’ by Gala Magazine.
14. Kiran Chetry – CNN, America
Kiran was born in Patan, Nepal and has worked for major news networks such as Fox News and CNN.
She placed 3rd on Maxim Magazine’s ‘TV’s Sexiest News Anchors’, and was named ‘America’s Sexiest Female Anchor’.
15. Britt McHenry – ESPN, America
McHenry left local news to join ESPN as a correspondent in March 2014. She played soccer in college alongside future pro-player Ahslyn Harris
McHenry recently came under fire when a video of ther verbally abusing a tow-truck company employee was leaked on to the internet. ESPN suspended her for one week in response to the incident.
16. Sharon Tay – CBS Affiliate, America
Tay was born in Singapore and moved to Connecticut when she was 7 years old, but then moved to the Phillipines. She returned to the United States to finish High School and attended College at Boston University.
Tay’s work day now starts at 4:30am where she currently hosts the early morning newscast.
17. Krystal Ball – MSNBC, America
Ball has made multiple appearances as a political commentator and Democratic strategist on television news channels, including Fox News Channel, CNN, CNBC, and is a contributor under contract for MSNBC.
In 2010 Ball ran to represent Virginia’s 1st congressional district in the U.S. House of Representatives and was defeated by Republican incumbent Rob Wittman
18. Ainsley Earhardt – Fox News, America
Earhardt is an Anchor for Fox News and attended the same elementary school as two of her Fox News Co-Anchors, Heather Childers and Anna Kooiman.
Her extracurriculars during her career have included skydiving with the United States Army’s ‘Golden Knights’ and flying in an F-16 with the United States Air Force ‘Thunderbirds’.
19. Lindsey Czarniak – ESPN, America
Czarniak worked for seven years at a local news station in Washington D.C. before becoming an anchor for ESPN’s ‘SportsCenter’.
Before becoming a News Anchor, she worked as an Elementary School Principal in Alexandria, Virginia.
20. Melissa Stark – MSNBC, America
Stark studied Foreign Affairs and Spanish at the University of Virginia. Her Father is a renowned eye surgeon based out of Johns Hopkins Hospital.
She began the 2013 NFL season hosting the ‘GameDay Kickoff’ on the NFL network.
21. Gigi Stone – Bloomberg
Stone grew up in Manhattan and is fluent in French and Spanish. She won a prestigious journalism award while completing a Master’s Program at the University of Columbia.
She is on the board of directors of “The Opportunity Network” a non-profit that helps low-income, high achieving students go on to great colleges and careers.
22. Charlie Webster – GP2, United Kingdom
Webster is a sports column writer, and writes a weekly Football feature for England’s ‘New Paper’. She also writes a blog for SkySports.com.
She has worked in the United Kingdom, Spain and Asia.