Jun. 8th, 1978
Medford, Massachusetts, USA
Maria Menounos' Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2008 - Tropic Thunder
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Maria Menounos (Greek:Μαρία Μενούνου) (born June 8, 1978) is an American actress, journalist, television presenter and occasional professional wrestler known in The United States for her appearances as a correspondent for Today, Access Hollywood, Extra, and abroad for co-hosting the Eurovision Song Contest 2006 in Athens, Greece.
- Ranked and Voted #5 by AskMen.com's Top 99 Most Desirable Women of 2006
- She is of Greek descent.
- Was a janitor cleaning Boston nightclubs and bars with her parents from age 3 to 14.
- Joined _"Entertainment Tonight" (1981)_ (qv) on April 30, 2002 as a correspondent, reporting on film, television, music and fashion. She left ET in 2005.
- Owns the solid gold and pearl-handled revolver that 'Elvis Presley' (qv) gave to 'Jack Lord (I)' (qv).
- Worked as an international correspondent for Channel One News.
- Avid Professional Wrestling fan. Former WWE Champion 'Bob Backlund (I)' (qv) has been both a friend and part-time bodyguard.
- Resides on a rare Southern Victorian estate with her adopted dogs.