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Jacqueline Dena Guber

Jacqueline Dena Guber

Jacqueline Dena Guber is the daughter of American television personality, Barbara Walters.

How old is Jacqueline Dena Guber? Bio, Parents, Siblings, Nationality

Jacqueline Dena Guber was born on 14 June 1968, somewhere in the United States of America. As of 2019, her age is 51 years old with her birth sign Gemini. She is the adopted daughter of broadcast journalist Barbara Walters and theater impresario Lee Guber, both of whom have been highly successful in their respective fields. She is the single child of her parents.

Jacqueline holds an American nationality and belongs to white ethnic background. Regarding her academic performance, Heidi has not revealed anything about her education.

As Dena grew up, the troubles were growing with it as well. During her teenage time, Dena was implicated in partying for years. Also, she used to get involved in clubs. Furthermore, she went to New York nightclub Studio 54 which was a famous place for the supply of drugs.

In the year of 1984, Jacqueline was 15 and considered herself as a runaway child. This is because she had left her home during the time for getting away from all her problems as well. Her mom could not find her after so much of struggle. Even she did not contact the police for avoiding making it more worse for Jacqueline Dena Guber.

What is the Net Worth & Salary of Jacqueline Dena Guber?

Jacqueline might have earned a decent amount of sum through her career. There is no information about her profession so it’s hard to evaluate how much she earns in her daily life. So there is no information about her net worth and salary. Being the daughter of a famous celebrity star Jacqueline enjoys the fortune from her mother.

On the other hands, her mother Barbara net worth is around $170 million. She has earned a salary of $12 million per year in her career on Forbes list of TV’s Top 20 Earners. She made history as the first anchorperson to reach the $1 million annual salary mark. However, she nearly spent 60 years in the news business. Therefore, it comes as no surprise that she has that amount of net worth.

On the other hand, Walters, who has one daughter, is heavily involved in philanthropy. She famously gifted her alma mater with $15 million. Looking at the net worth of her mother, we are sure that Jacqueline is spending a very luxurious life along with her family.

Jacqueline Dena Guber’s Personal life, Husband, And Children

Jacqueline is currently married to Scott Pontius from the year 1995. the couple tied the knot in Washington State which was not much spread in media and public.

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Caption: Jacqueline Dena Guber with her mother Barbara Walters 
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Besides this, there is no further information about their first met and dating history. As of now, the couple is living a blissful life together and there are no rumors of divorce or separation between them. Looking at them, it seems like this couple will last forever.

Jacqueline Dena Guber’s Height & Weight

Jacqueline stands at an average height with matching body weight. She has black eyes color and brown hair color with a white skin tone. Jacqueline has a slim body structure but the body measurements such as dress size, shoe size, waist size, bra size, hip size, etc are unknown. Further, she is also not active on social sites such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

Jacqueline Dena Guber’s Career

Jacqueline Dena Guber might be involved in some sorts of the profession for her living but she has not provided any information about her professional career. However, she came to the spotlight as the daughter of an American broadcast journalist, author, as well as a television personality Barbara Walters.

During 1953, she produced a 15- minute children’s program, ‘Ask the Camera’ which was directed by Roone Arledge. Similarly, during  1955, she also became a writer of ‘The Morning Show’ at CBS. Then, she joined Tex McCrary Inc. Likewise, she joined NBC’s ‘The Today Show’’ as a writer and researcher in 1961 and soon became the show’s regular ‘Today Girl’’. Likewise, she began developing and writing her own reports and interviews. Similarly, she also became the first female co-host of ‘The Today Show’ in 1974.

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Caption: Jacqueline Dena Guber’s mother Barbara Walters during her retirement
Source: gossipbio

Therefore, while working with ABC she had served as a commentator on news specials like presidential inaugurations and as a moderator between candidates Jimmy Carter and Gerald Ford during the 1976 Presidential Elections. Additionally, she joined the ABC newsmagazine ’20/20’ in 1979 and became a regular special contributor by 1981. Therefore, she interviewed leaders from all over the world including U.K’s Margaret Thatcher, Cuba’s Fidel Castro, Russia’s Boris Yeltsin and Venezuelan President, Hugo Chavez.

Jacqueline Dena Guber’s Mother Awards & Achievements

Moreover, she has also interviewed celebrity icons like Michael JacksonSir Laurence Olivier and Katharine Hepburn. Besides that, she along with Bill Geddie conceived the idea for the talk show ‘The View’ that has aired on ABC since August 1997. However, she took semi-retirement in 2004.

Later on, she also continued to co-host ‘The View’. Talking about her lifetime achievements and awards, she won Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Informational Series for The Barbara Walters Special (1976), she won Daytime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Talk Show Host for The View (1997). Likewise, she won Daytime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Host or Hostess in a Talk, Service or Variety Series for Today (1952).

Facts of Jacqueline Dena Guber

Full NameJacqueline Dena Guber
Date Of Birth14 June 1968,
Age 51 years 4 months
Place Of BirthUSA
NationalityAmerician
ParentsBarbara Walters
Star SignGeminia

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