Katie Daryl is a fast-rising TV host and producer who is steadily making her way to the top echelons of America’s media industry. As a teenager, she worked as a radio DJ and worked her way through the ranks to become a radio producer. She continued in this fashion while in college and upon graduation, she switched to television.
Daryl attained some level of prominence for her work on the Hollywood gossip TV show TMZ on TV, the television version of the popular celebrity news website TMZ. Following her brilliant work on TMZ, she landed a much bigger gig on AXS TV as the host of the music show “The World’s Greatest Tribute Bands”. The multi-talented TV star has come to be known more recently for her work on the popular music count-down series The Top Ten Revealed, also on the AXS TV network.
Katie Daryl Biography and Age
Katie Daryl was born on June 7, 1984. Information about her early life and education is scarce, however, she has revealed that her first experience in the media was working as a part-time radio DJ when she was a teenager.
After graduating from high school, she attended Arizona State University for her college education. She continued garnering experience in the media industry, particularly radio, while in college. She worked as a morning show producer on KISS-FM in Phoenix, Arizona. In 1998, she interned at the Sports Fan Radio Network under the auspices of the Association for Women in Sports Media.
Owing to the tough demands of working on morning radio shows, Katie Daryl decided to switch to television after graduating from college. She equally relocated to New York City where she landed a job as a correspondent on the political show Choose or Lose on MTV. Afterwards, she moved to Dallas, Texas where she worked briefly in FM radio.
Daryl’s first major television job was as the co-host on The Mark Cuban Show on UPN and CBS. She co-hosted the show for 2 seasons alongside Mark Cuban. In the early 2000s, she joined HDNet, a cable TV channel founded by Mark Cuban. Her first role was as the host and producer of the channel’s music show True Music. She also hosted another show Zippo Hot Tour in 2005 and the following year, she began hosting Deadline!. Her hosting role on Deadline! lasted for 6 seasons between 2006 and 2012. On July 2, 2012, HDNet rebranded to AXS TV.
In early 2013, Katie Daryl landed her biggest role yet on the music show The World’s Greatest Tribute Bands. She had a highly successful 8-season stint as the host and executive producer of the show between 2013 and 2017. Her brilliant work on the show earned her the CableFAX Program Award for “Best Host – Music” in 2017. Beyond her duties on The World’s Greatest Tribute Bands, she also hosted several other shows on AXS TV.
Also in 2017, the multitalented TV star began the creation of an original music countdown series. The series dubbed The Top Ten Revealed premiered in February 2018 and it features a panel of music experts and rockstars who discuss a diverse range of topics in music. Following a highly successful debut season, the show was renewed for a second season in November 2018.
Husband and Family Life, Is She Married?
Just like her blossoming career, Katie Daryl also has a blissful family life. According to reports, her husband goes by the name Eddie Adams. It appears that this couple prefers to keep their personal life private as there is not much information known about their marriage or family life. It is unknown if they have any children. One interesting fact, however, is that Daryl’s husband Eddie Adams is the younger brother to Hollywood A-list actress Amy Adams. Other than this there are no other details known about her better half.
Height and Other Body Measurements
Beyond the ebullient persona which she brings to the screen, Katie Daryl equally has extremely good looks going for her. The hardworking TV host has a petite stature as she stands at a height of 5 feet 2 inches (158 cm). She sports a trim physique and maintains a body weight of 52 kg (115 lb). Her gorgeous curly blonde hair stands out as one of her trademark features.