Star Jones, formerly called Star Jones Reynolds, is a leading American television personality, journalist, attorney and writer. Star got visibility in the early 1990s, employed as a correspondent for NBS. Jones got national recognition with a weekly early morning talk show, entitled The View, which she’s hosted during the interval 1997-2006. The future millionaire was created in North California and raised in Trenton New Jersey. The name given her by the parents was Starlet Marie Jones.
Star Jones Net Worth $185 Million Dollars
She’s altered it as a grown up, as a result of livelihood concerns. After graduating from Notre Dame High School, Star registered at American University to study management of justice. Although during this interval Star Jones net worth didn’t experience any substantial increase, she loved speaking in from of the camera and determined to pursue a additional professional career on television. Soon enough Jones’ fantasy started to carry through: the youthful attorney was hired to act as a legal correspondent for NBS’s programs Nightly News and Today.
Star Jones net worth increase intensified in 1994, as she began to host her own discussion/arbitration-established court show, entitled Jones and Jury. Although the program failed to have the ability to bring a broader audience and was canceled after the first season, the gifted girl didn’t need to wait long, before she received a new tempting job offer. In the mid-1990s she began working as primary legal analyst on syndicated news program Inside Edition, where she covered the well-known instance of O.J. Simpson. In 1997 she got work on ABC’s talk show The View, created by Bill Geddie and Barbara Walters. Star has hosted this show for nearly ten years, until she was replaced by the comic, performer and writer Joy Behar.
Another significant way to obtain Star Jones net worth is her novels. To date, the star has released three of them: you must Stand for Something, or You’ll Fall for Anything, Glow: A Physical, Mental, and Spiritual Journey to Finding Love and Satan’s Sisters. What about her private life? In 2007 Jones determined to lose AlReynolds name, mentioning reasons associated with her public image. The couple divorced the subsequent year.
March 24, 1962
Badin, North Carolina, United States
Notre Dame High School, American University, University of Houston Law Center
Al Reynolds (m. 2004–2008)
Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Talk Show Host, NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work - Instructional
Larry King Live, The View, House Hunters, NBC Nightly News, Jones & Jury, Star Jones, The Bad Girls Club Season 2 reunion episode
E! has announced that Star will no longer host their Red Carpet Pre-Awards show anymore. Both E! and Star have said it was a mutual decision. [October 2005]
Lost 160 pounds over three years.
Has a younger sister named Sheila.
Tuesday, June 27, 2006; Star Jones decided to tell on-air that she will no long be apart of the long running show The View (1997) as the 10th season she feels is going in another direction that she is not comfortable with.
During the first quarter of the 54th annual NBA All-Star game, a waiter in the Pepsi Center dumped about 10 glasses of wine onto her fur coat.
Was on PETA's Worst Dressed List four years in a row because she wears fur.
Ex-husband, Al Reynolds, gave her a white robe for Valentine's Day.
Her 2004 million-dollar wedding, held at Saint Bartholomew's Church in New York City in front of 500 guests, had three matrons of honor, twelve bridesmaids, two junior bridesmaids, three best men, twelve groomsmen, three junior groomsmen, six footmen, four ring bearers, and four flower girls. She wore a Reem Acra taffeta gown and a 27-foot crystal-encrusted veil. Corporate sponsors "donated" (footed the bill) for the entire outlandish extravaganza.
Grew up in the Trenton projects.
Was once a spokeswoman for Payless Shoes.
Is a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. She was initiated at American University in Washington, DC.
Accepted a diamond engagement ring from boyfriend Al Reynolds during an NBA all-star game. Denzel Washington led the cheers as she covered her face in amazement.
Her ex-brother-in-law, Danta Jones, is a linebacker for the New Orleans Saints football team.
Used to work as a fry girl at McDonalds and was then promoted to cashier.
Earned her law degree at the University of Houston
Former Brooklyn, NY assistant district attorney in the homicide bureau.
Is a huge fan of the New York Knicks
Graduated from American University in Washington, D. C.
Owns over 500 pairs.
What I'm saying to you is my response is going to be indicative of my character. I've sat with the most amazing female broadcaster in the history of the business and I thank her for the opportunity. (When asked if Barbara Walters had been disloyal to her)
I will not denigrate Ms. Walters. That's not who I am. I have learned from that woman ... as much about television as I did about the law from my mentor, the late Johnnie L. Cochran Jr.. (When asked if she was going to denigrate Barbara Walters, who currently hosts The View (1997)).
They said, 'You can make up a story'. The audience didn't deserve for me to make up a story. That's not fair. (When she had to lie, with the encouragement of her bosses about the reason for her departure on The View (1997), in 2006)
"I've always thought about myself as an attractive person, and I do like to dress up and strut, but I've never focused on the size of my butt. I had a breast reduction, but only because my back hurt." (Journal National Examiner)
"You can do health stories, you can do fitness stories - that stuff will impact on your health. But people go through every single day not worrying about what size they are." (Journal National Examiner)
"A woman without good friends is a sad woman indeed." (The Cincinnati Enquirer)
"You can't have it all. No matter how you slice it, it's a pretty tall order, yet many of us are bent on serving it up." (The Cincinnati Enquirer)
You'll forgive me, but I'm from the South, so every adult Southern woman gets a 'Miss' in front of her name.
Why can't I gush a little? Why can't I make them feel tremendously special? Who says you have to go in there and be critical and acerbic? I will not be that jaded journalist, I will not add to any of that nastiness.
It's the bride's day ! She should do whatever she wants ! Who cares what other people think !
I'm Sadie, Sadie, married lady
"First of all, great figure...ummm...I'm not gonna pick on you and ask if you ate a donut and say you look pregnant, but what did you eat today?" (to Jorja Fox at the Screen Actors Guild Awards).
Allie Reynolds better not be looking at other mares !
I define Bitch, it's a Babe In Total Control of Herself.