January 29, 1948 born Cristina Saralegui is Cuban-American renowned journalist, talk show host & actress. Many may particularly recognized her as the International Spanish talk show anchor person but over the years she has also made an identity as actress & philanthropist. The designer of fashion line of comforters & accessories, she is mostly recognized for her eponymous Spanish-language show Cristina. This significant talk show host of recent time immigrated to US in 1960 from her birth place Havana Cuba. Raised under the strict image of grandfather Don Fransisco Saralegui, who is renowned all over Latin American as “ The Paper Czar, he was the only one to introduce juvenile Cristina in journalism. Following which she studied publishing & in 1979 she landed in Cosmopolitan en espanol at the post of editor in chief. She made her television debut in 1989 presenting herself as the host of show The Cristina Show. She was invariably excellent in her study & was always focused towards her aim has made her reach at the top of her career height on her own.
The graduates of University of Miami, Cristina while a student at university work as intern at Vanidades magazine. That was her first feet in journalism. After the completion of her internship at Vanidades she joined as the Cosmopolitan en Espaol as a staff in 1973 & in 197 she was promoted to the post of editor in chief. Recognized for being a immense conversationalist, she was asked to host the talk show for Univision Network. It was in 1989 when The Cristina Show debuted as her as its host & executive producer. A vanguard in media world, she has used her show to embark upon the controversial topics & to supply information on the health & personal subjects often evaded in Latino society, like AIDS & domestic violence. The program went like a viral in Latin society & also earned her critical acclaim. However in 2009 it ended its run. During 2012 presidential campaign of Barack Obama she came out as his strong supporter. As devoted she is to her work she also equally keen towards her charitable efforts. The creator of Arriba la Vida/Up along with Life Foundation, she promotes AIDS education in Latino community. She & her husband is also the musical group Gloria Estefan founding member. Being active for more than two decades as a journalist, philanthropist she undoubtedly has made a significant name for her in new media industry. Also there is no doubt that she earns remarkable amount as a salary. Still her net worth is mystery to her fans.
Embarking her personal life biography, the veteran host at the age of sixty six is married to boyfriend Marcos Avila. This lovely pair pronounced each other as husband & wife in wedding ceremony in 1982 & till date they are keeping up their marital vows eradicating any tiny possibility of their divorce. Married to her loving husband for thirty two years she has never been involved in any kind of anti marital affairs. She is among those few female journalists to enjoy equal triumph both on her personal & professional life. This successful pair shares three children born from their blissful conjugal life. Enjoying her dual nationality of Cuban & America she resides in Miami along with her family. She along with her husband is very kin on her charitable work.
On account of her tremendous job in her concerned vocation, she has been showered with several prestigious awards & accolades. She along with her show has won 11 Emmy Awards. Also in 2005 she was on the list of “25 Most Influential Hispanics in America by Time Magazine. She definitely is one of the inspiring journalists of present time. Unlike others she has used her show for the better of Latin American life & has assisted the large amount of that population. Hence her fan following are countless. Seeing her fan following internet has included her bio in the websites like IMBD, Wiki. Also she is one of the widely followed celebrities on Twitter & Face Book.