Paula Faris Wiki – Paula Faris Biography
Paula Faris is an American journalist and television correspondent for ABC News. She is known for her tenure as co-anchor of Good Morning America Weekend from 2014 to 2018 and as co-host of The View from 2015 to 2018. Prior to this, she co-anchored World News Now and America This Morning.
After graduating, she did several communications-related jobs including an operations position at Mills/James Productions in Columbus, Ohio. She held a job in radio sales, due to limited television opportunities. She eventually found work for a year as a production assistant at WKEF/WRGT and later to occasionally report and anchor. From 2002 to 2005 she was the weekend sports anchor and weekday sports anchor at WCPO-TV in Cincinnati. After her contract expired, she became a sports reporter and anchor at the NBC affiliate WMAQ-TV in Chicago from November 2005 to December 2011.
In December 2011, it was announced that she has been hired by ABC’s news division, ABC News. She made her debut for the network for its World News Now and America This Morning on January 2, 2012. During this time she occasionally appeared as a fill-in on Good Morning America as well as a correspondent. She was later promoted to a New York-based correspondent for all ABC News programs. Her final episode of World News Now and America This Morning was on January 22, 2013.
On August 9, 2014, she made her debut as co-anchor of Good Morning America Weekend, following the departure of Bianna Golodryga, who moved to Yahoo! News. On August 25, 2015, ABC announced she would join The View as a co-host for season 19. On August 3, 2016, it was announced that they have renewed her contract for its twentieth season. She was also renewed as co-host for Season 21. During the series’ 21st and 22nd seasons, she mostly appeared during the program’s Friday episodes.
On July 18, 2018, ABC announced she would be departing both Good Morning America Weekend and The View to take on a new role within ABC News as well as to start a podcast that takes on the topic of faith produced by the network. She made her final appearance as co-host of The View on July 20, 2018, while her final episode as co-anchor of Good Morning America Weekend aired on September 29, 2018. In September 2018, she became the senior national correspondent for ABC News. Her podcast, titled “Journeys of Faith with Paula Faris”, launched on November 14 that same year.
She was nominated for; 2018 Daytime Emmy Award as Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host and the 2016 and 2017 Daytime Emmy Award as Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host.
She attended Jackson Christian School. She is a 1997 graduate of Cedarville University with a degree in broadcasting, an emphasis in television production.
Paula Faris Age
She was born on October 26, 1975, in Jackson, Michigan, United States. She is of half Lebanese descent.
Paula Faris Husband
She got married to her husband, John Krueger in 2000.
Paula Faris Children
She has three children, Caroline Grace Krueger born in 2007, Landon Krueger born in January 2014 and, JJ Krueger born in 2009.
Paula Faris Parents
She is the daughter of Edward Faris,and Carol Faris.