Giuliana Rancic Bio, Age, Family, Career, Awards, Books, Shows & Height
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- What does Giuliana Rancic do for a living?
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- Does Giuliana Rancic have any children?
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Who is Giuliana Rancic?
Giuliana Rancic is an Italian-American entertainment reporter as well as a television personality. She also works as a co-anchor of E! News currently staying in Chicago, Los Angeles.
Giuliana Rancic’s Career
Rancic started working as a reporter at E! News in 2002 where she became an anchor in 2005. Throughout the years, she has served as co-host to Jason Kennedy, Terrence J and Ryan Seacrest. In addition, Rancic also co-hosts red carpet events such as the Academy Award and Golden Globes Award. She also co-hosts Fashion Police of E! on E! network. Rancic is also the creator as well as the executive producer of Celebrity Rap Superstar for MTV which aired in 2007. Both Rancic and her husband star in Guliana and Bill which is a reality show that aired on E! She also briefly made an appearance in the movie Bring It On: Fight to the Finish.
Rancic also served as the host to Miss Universe and Miss USA beauty pageants on NBC. Later in 2014, Rancic won a daytime Emmy Award under the Fan Favourite category. In February 2015, over Rancic’s controversial comments about Zendaya’s synthetic deadlock, she faced a lot of backlash for her statement that the dreadlocks smelled of patchouli and weed. Rancic later made an announcement on July 10, 2015, that she would be resigning as co-anchor on E! News but still retain her role as the host of Fashion Police. However, on September 4, 2018, she returned to her role as an anchor.
In partnership with Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises, Rancic alongside her husband announced that they would be opening a restaurant. The restaurant would be called RPM Italian whose menu would include her mother’s inspired dishes. They opened it in February 2012 in the River North district in Chicago. While still in the partnership, they opened many more restaurants including RPM Italian in Washington D.C as well as RPM Italian in Chicago. They also planned to open an RPM in the 2019 water opening in Chicago. In fact, the restaurant has gained a lot of popularity especially among celebrities including former President Barack Obama and former First Lady Mitchelle Obama. Later in 2013, Rancic opened her clothing line on HSN titled G by Giuliana. In addition, she also launched a wine line named Xo, G.
In 2004, Rancic got ranked as position 93 on the list by Maxim of the Hot Top 100 Women. In addition, she also featured as one of the 100 most beautiful in People’s Magazine issue of 2006. Then In 2012, Rancic received a nomination for Favourite TV Celebrity Star for the People’s Choice Award. Later in June 2014, during the Daytime Emmy, Rancic received a Fan Favourite title award where she dedicated it to her 6 million followers on social media.
- 2006 – DePandi, Giuliana: Think Like a Guy: How to Get a Guy by Thinking Like One.
- 2010 – Rancic, Giuliana; Rancic, Bill: I Do, Now What?: Secrets, Stories, and Advice from a Madly-in-Love Couple.
- 2015 – Rancic, Giuliana: Going Off Script. Crown Group.
How Old is Giuliana Rancic?
Rancic was born on August 17, 1974, in Naples, Italy. She is currently aged 46 years old.
Giuliana Rancic’s Family
Who are Giuliana Rancic’s parents?
Rancic’s parents are named Eduardo DePandi and Anna DePandi. Her father worked as a tailor who previously owned a store in White Flint Mall while they were living near Besethda, Maryland.
Does Giuliana Rancic have siblings?
Rancic has two siblings, an elder brother named Pasquale as well as a sister named Monica.
Giuliana Rancic’s Education
Rancic went to Walt Whitman High School located in Rockville, Maryland where she became a cheerleader. She letter attended the University of Maryland, College Park where she graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in journalism.
Giuliana Rancic’s Husband
Rancic married Bill Rancic on September 1, 2007. They married after announcing their official engagement on December 15, 2006, which was a ceremony on Capri at Santa Sophia Church located in Anacapri.
Giuliana Rancic‘s Children – Kids
Rancic has a son named Edward Duke Rancic. He was born in August 2012 through a gestational surrogate mother. Actually, Rancic and her husband have been facing fertility issues. The couple started in vitro fertilisation early in March 2010 but unfortunately miscarried at 9 weeks. For a second time, Rancic received an IVF transfer in November 2010 but was unsuccessful in getting pregnant. However, when they both tried a third IVF, Rancic found out that she had breast cancer. But, since they were determined in having a baby, they went on with the egg retrieval and eventually found a surrogate mother.
It was on November 17, 2011, when Rancic made an announcement during an interview on Today that she had been diagnosed with breast cancer. She also mentioned that she would be treated through a double lumpectomy followed by radiation. In October 2011, she went through surgery and returned to E! News after about a week. Later on December 5, 2011, she revealed that she had made up her mind to undergo a bilateral mastectomy.
Giuliana Rancic’s Net Worth
Rancic has an estimated net worth of $30 million who currently earns a salary of $3 million.
Rancic currently stands at about 5 ft 8 inches tall.