If you are trying to describe a Lawyer, who is also a presenter, a TV personality and a multi-platform journalist, a former assistant United States Attorney, Senior Legal Correspondent and Analyst for ABC News and also a co-presenter of ABC daytime’s Morning program ‘The View,’ then that person is no other person but Sunny Hostin.
The New York-born legal expert and US Attorney, who decide to pursue a career in Law after witnessing the murder of her friend’s father and uncle, has become one of the most trusted legal analysts in the US, speaking against racial violence and making fact-finding analysis of many criminal cases.
Sunny Hostin Bio/Wiki/Age
Born Asuncion Cummings on October 20, 1968 (Libra), Sunny Hostin was raised in the Bronx, New York, United States. Her parents, William Cummings and Rosa Beza were interracial. While her father (William) belonged to African American descent, her mother (Rosa) was Puerto Rican.
Sunny Hostin is American by Nationality. She speaks English (as her mother tongue) and Spanish fluently. There is no known record of her siblings.
At a very tender age, Sunny’s innocent eyes witnessed the murder of her friend’s father in front of a candy store and also the stabbing of her uncle being. According to her, these incidents instead of twisting her mind to a world of crime rather formed a resolve in her to pursue a career in the legal profession and become a prosecutor.
Sunny Hostin attended Dominican Academy, which was an all-girls school. Later she earned her undergraduate degree in Communications from the Binghamton University. She obtained a degree in Law from the Notre Dame Law School (NDLS) – the oldest Roman Catholic law school in the United States.
Sunny Hostin starred as the Cover girl for the Diversity Woman Magazine – Fall Edition 2014 where she was christened – “Sunny Hostin – CNN’s Legal Eagle.”
Sunny Hostin Career/Achievements
Hostin started off her career in legal practice with Robert M. Bell (an American lawyer and jurist from Baltimore, Maryland, who was the first black man to serve as Chief Judge on the Maryland Court of Appeals), as a law clerk. She also worked as an associate at another law firm in Maryland.
She was promoted to the post of trial attorney in the U.S. Department of Justice’s Antitrust Division after gaining the requisite experience for a number of years, before moving on to serve in the District of Columbia as an Assistant United States Attorney.
Sunny Hostin passion to help the oppressed saw her prosecute (successfully) several sex offenders, especially child sex crimes as a federal prosecutor. This gained her recognition and she was also awarded a Special Achievement Award by the then US Attorney General, Janet Reno.
She worked at Kroll, the world’s leading risk-consulting company as a Managing Director of Business Intelligence and Investigations.
Her career as a TV personality spurn off from when she worked on Court TV as a commentator and she never looked back ever since. Sunny Hostin went on to feature in the Fox News daily show, “O’Reilly Factor” where she was seen weekly on the ‘Is It Legal?’ segment with Megyn Kelly and Bill O’Reilly as they debated and analysed top controversial public issues, including criminal cases.
Presently, Sunny works with America’s Cable News Network (CNN) as a legal analyst. Her reputation for being the best at what she does had grown, so much that she was signed onto the network by CNN President, Jon Klein in September 2007 to handle their morning show – American Morning, which is one of CNN’s most important programmes on TV.
She also wrote a news column about breaking legal issues for CNN. The column called “Sunny’s Law” also includes articles, photos and videos, relating to issues discussed.
Sunny Hostin was an expert legal analyst for ABC’s show ‘Good Morning America’ before becoming is the Senior Legal Correspondent and Analyst for ABC News as well as a co-host on ABC’s morning talk show ‘The View’ – a show which she joined as a commentator in 2014.
She has published different famous and academic articles in many outlets on issues including securities foreclosures, fraud, crimes against women, sex crimes, and everyday financial legal issues.
Sunny Hostin is a much sought after public speaker because of her intelligent and vivid speaking style.
Sunny Hostin Body Measurements
The hot, beautiful American lawyer who has a perfectly sexy bikini body, is 5 feet 9 inches of height and over 59 kg of weight, and as well as attractive body figure with a pretty body shaped, sized and cute face with almost no wrinkles, all thanks to her plastic surgery. Her Eye and Hair colour is dark brown.
Sunny Hostin Husband
Sunny Hostin is married to Dr. Emmanuel Hostin, MD, an Orthopedic Surgeon currently practising in Long Island City, New York. He is her first and current husband.
He is a graduate of Medicine from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and has had a New York State Medical License since 2002.
Dr. Emmanuel, born 1970, is also a sports doctor and a very wealthy person. His office is affiliated with Mount Sinai West, Lenox Hill Hospital, and Mount Sinai St. Luke’s.
He was also heavily involved in the 2010 Haitian Earthquake and saved innumerable lives.
Sunny Hostin Married Life
Along with being a reputed legal analyst, Sunny Hostin is a very attractive woman, a lovely wife and caring mother. Sunny’s current relational status is married and her sexual orientation is straight. She is married to
She is married to Dr. Emmanuel Hostin and they have two beautiful kids. They got married in a small wedding ceremony in August 1998 with just family and friends in attendance. The family resides in Purchase, New York.
They have never been divorced or separated till date as they are madly in love with each other. She says she shares a deep relationship with her husband, Emmanuel and credits her happiness to him.
And besides their respective careers, the couple also co-own a restaurant – Alivn & Friends in New Rochelle.
Sunny Hostin Children
Sunny Hostin and her husband, Emmanuel have two beautiful children; a son, Gabriel, and a daughter, Paloma. She has raised the children with great love and teaching. The couple tries to make the children social among their relatives.
Sunny Hostin Net Worth
Even though her official salary is not known, it is no secret that Sunny Hostin earns a bumper salary. And with all that is going for her, she is said to have an estimated net worth of $2.3 million.