Paula Faris is the newscaster and host of globally recognized ‘ABC News’. Paula Faris earlier role as the co-anchor of news program ‘America This Morning’ and ‘World News Now’ on ABC earned much appreciation from her fans.

On her resume, she has held different jobs including radio-sales, reporter, anchor, producer, sportscaster and talk-show host.

Quick Info:

  • Birthday: October 26, 1975 (age 42)
  • Ethnicity: Half Lebanese
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Television correspondent and anchor


1. Personal and Family Life

Paula Faris, a host on The View and Good Morning America, has been married to John Krueger since 2000.

Faris is a devoted wife and a loving mother to 3 gorgeous children. Her 17-year long relationship with Kruger started from their college days.

Paula, a native Michigander, is the child of Lebanon-born Edward Faris and his wife, Carol.

Paula attended Jackson Christian School in Jackson, Michigan, and later graduated from Cedarville University with a broadcasting degree in 1997.  

Quick Info:

  • Parents: Edward and Carol Faris
  • Husband: John Krueger
  • Children: Caroline Grace, JJ, and Landon
  • Marital Status: Married

Paula Faris and John Kruger’s relationship is a legit couple goal to aim for healthy kinship. The seemingly happy couple love story started back in the mid-90s when both attended Cedarville University with a 2-year gap regarding their education.   

John being the junior was on the basketball team while Paula was the part of university broadcast team for their games. And that is how they initially meet up!

Paula and John tied their wedding knots in 2000 and since have welcomed three children together.

At the age of 32, Paula Faris became a mother for the first time and gave birth to daughter Caroline Grace in 2007.

Their second child, JJ Kruger was born in 2009 and Landon being the youngest at age of 4 was born in 2014.


2. Body Measurements and Lifestyle

Paula Faris is considered as a diva in American journalism industry. She has typical hourglass shaped figure with perfect measurements.

With great looks and killer smile, the combination of her personality and physical stats makes her even more desirable. Her blue-eyed and blond hair gives her very exotic appearance. Any kind of attire extraordinarily matches her character and body.   

Quick Info

  • Height: 5 feet 4 inch (163 cm)
  • Body Measurements: 37-26-37 inch
  • Plastic Surgery: N/A
  • Weight: 59 kg (129 pounds)

This 42 years beauty has a gorgeous body which looks sizzling hot when she comes wearing body-hugging dresses, flaunting her curvaceous measurement i.e. 37-26-37 inches.

She regularly does exercises to keep herself in proper shape and it’s quite commendable that even after being the mum-of-three, she is in such a good shape. Paula loves family trips and often visits new-new places (as seen on her Instagram post).

She owns a lavish house in Larchmont, New York where her family of five is residing since her third pregnancy. Their cozy house with four bedrooms & two-and-half bathroom is of 2,500 square feet.  



3. Professional Career

Paula Faris joined ABC News after serving 6 years as the lead sportscaster at NBC’s ‘WMAQ-TV’. Prior to that, she worked as the weekend host at ‘WPCO-TV & as a correspondent at ‘WRGT-TV, both in Ohio.

Faris began her career in television broadcasting soon after her graduation, working in operation position at Mills/James Production. Along with her 2010 Emmy Award, Paula is the reception of few other Emmy’s, including one for her co-anchoring 2006 Winter Olympics.

Career Timeline

  • 2002- Joined ‘WCPO-TV’ in Cincinnati as their sportscaster
  • 2005- Became a sportscaster and anchor at NBC-affiliate ‘WMAQ-TV’ in Chicago
  • 2012- Got associated with ‘ABC News’
  • 2014- Debuted on ‘Good Morning America’ as one of the anchors
  • 2015- Joined ‘The View’ as a co-anchor for the 19th season

In 2011, Paula debuted her ABC News career and started co-anchoring ‘World News Now’ and ‘America This Morning’. She occasionally served as the fill-in anchor for ‘Good Morning America’ and later was prompted by ABC News’s as their New York-based correspondent of its entire program.

On January 22, 2013, Paula’s final episode of ‘America This Morning’ and ‘World News Now’ was broadcasted, following the announcement of Paula to co-anchor ‘Good Morning America’.

On August 2015, Paula joined ‘The View’ as a co-anchor for the 19th season and later ABC renewed her contract for its 20th & 21st season.  However, Faris appears on the show only on Fridays from its 20th season.



4. Net Worth and Salary 2018

Paula Faris’ net worth is around $1 million whereas her annual salary is close to $565,000.

The million dollar net worth, she has garnered is the result of being a long-lasting reporting at ABC News.

The sexy anchor earns a good amount of money and is amongst the leading name in American journalism industry.

Her hard-work and continuous dedication have established her standing in television broadcasting as a veteran.

Quick Info:

  • Salary: $565,000 USD
  • Net Worth: $1 million USD