Who Is Daphne Oz?
Daphne Oz (full name: Daphne Nur Oz) is an American nutrition author and television host. She is the eldest child of popular television doctors Mehmet Oz and Lisa Oz.
Daphne was one of five co-hosts on the ABC daytime talk shows The Chew for the show’s first six seasons, from 2011 to 2017.
In 2004, she graduated from Dwight-Englewood School. She also graduated with a degree in Near Eastern Studies from Princeton University in 2008.
She has been featured as a guest co-host on The View, and Beat Bobby Flay. He has appeared as a healthy living expert on Good Morning America, Fox & Friends, The Dr. Oz Show, The Rachael Ray Show, Dayside, and Good Day New York. Oz was also one of the celebrity guests on the game-show Celebrity Name Game. She is a judge on the Food Network competition show Cooks vs. Cons.
She is an ambassador for and helped to establish HealthCorps, a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit that equips teenagers with nutrition, exercise, and stress management education in over 50 schools nationwide.
How Old Is Daphne Oz?
Daphne Nur Oz was born on February 17, 1986, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S. She was raised in Cliffside Park, New Jersey. Oz is 33 years old as of 2019.
Daphne Oz Family
Oz was born the eldest of four children to popular television doctors Mehmet Oz and Lisa Oz. Her siblings are Arabella, Zoe, and Oliver. Daphne was born with the umbilical cord wrapped around her neck and was also given an Apgar score of 2, but made a full recovery. Daphne’s paternal grandparents, Suna (née Atabay) and Mustafa Öz emigrated from Konya Province, Turkey. Oz also has Shapsug (Circassian) ancestry from her maternal great-grandparents. Her father’s family is Turkish while her mother is Irish, Italian, and Swedish.
Daphne Oz Husband
Daphne married investment fund analyst John Jovanovic at the Municipal Marriage Bureau in Manhattan on August 26, 2010. The couple met in college. Their civil ceremony was followed by two religious ceremonies on August 28, 2010. The morning ceremony was held at the Synaxis of Serbian Saints Church in Portland, Maine. It was led by the Rev. Prescott Rogers of the Swedenborgian Church.
Daphne Oz Kids | Children
Oz gave birth to their first child, a daughter named Philomena “Philo” Bijou Jovanovic on February 26, 2014. Daphne’s father described the baby as being a blue-eyed Circassian beauty like her mother. The couple welcomed their second child, a son, Jovan Jr. (nicknamed “John-John”) on October 21, 2015. Oz announced on June 6, 2017, on The Chew that she was expecting her third child the following winter. She gave birth to a daughter Domenica Celine Jovanovic on December 4, 2017.
Is Daphne Oz Pregnant?
Oz confirmed her baby news with PEOPLE on 19 March 2019, revealing that she was expecting her fourth child due August 2019.
Daphne Oz Newborn Baby
Daphne and her husband John Jovanovic welcomed their fourth baby, a daughter on Wednesday, Aug. 14, at 9:03 p.m. She was measuring 21 inches and weighing in at 8 lbs., 5 oz. The baby girl’s name is Giovanna Ines Jovanovic.
Daphne Oz The Chew
Daphne was one of five co-hosts on ABC’s The Chew. The Chew was a weekday one-hour lifestyle show, which premiered in September 2011. It was confirmed on August 11, 2017, that Oz would be leaving the show prior to the release of the seventh and final season.
Daphne Oz Books
Daphne’s first book, The Dorm Room Diet (Newmarket Press, 2006), advanced her approach to avoiding the “Freshman 15”. It covers her advice on how to develop healthy habits while in college that may benefit the student throughout life. She was publicized by multiple media outlets including The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, People, The Washington Post, Reader’s Digest, Teen Vogue, Cosmo Girl! and Seventeen.
Oz made promotional appearances on Good Morning America, Fox & Friends, The Nate Berkus Show, The Tyra Banks Show, NPR Weekend Edition, and her father’s program, The Dr. Oz Show.
He was published The Dorm Room Diet Planner (Newmarket Press, 2007). She collaborated with the rest of the cast of The Chew to author The Chew: Food. Life. Fun in 2012. She is the author of the New York Times bestselling Relish: An Adventure in Food, Style, and Everyday Fun. This book contains recipes, tips, relationship and career advice, and the author’s personal anecdotes.
Daphne Oz Cookbook
The Happy Cook: 125 Recipes for Eating Every Day Like It’s the Weekend
Daphne Oz Height
The well-known nutrition author stands at a height of 5′ 6″.
Daphne Oz Weight
Daphne has struggled with losing weight despite her growing up with a doctor and nutritionist father. She has been struggling to lose baby weight after giving birth to her third child.