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Abby Huntsman Biography
Abby Huntsman (born: Abigail Haight Huntsman) is an American television personality and journalist. She serves as a co-host of ABC’s The View. Abby was previously a general assignment reporter for Fox News Channel and co-host of Fox & Friends. Before joining Fox, she had been a host on MSNBC.
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Abby graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in 2008, with a degree in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics (PPE).
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Abigail Haight Huntsman was born on May 1, 1986 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S. She is 33 years old as of 2019.
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Abby is no longer an active member of Mormon church. She publicly left the church over her support of equality for women and LGBT rights.
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She was born to Mary Kaye Huntsman an American activist and Jon Huntsman Jr. an American businessman, diplomat, and politician. She has four biological siblings, Mary Anne born 1985, Elizabeth (“Liddy”) born 1988, Jon III born 1990, William born 1993. She has two adopted siblings, Gracie Mei born 1999 adopted from China, and Asha Bharati born 2006 adopted from India. Abby grew up in Utah but she spent many years living in Asia, including Taiwan and Singapore.
Her sister Mary Anne is married to Evan Morgan the son of CNN commentator Gloria Borger.
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Jon Huntsman Jr. is former Utah Governor who also served as U.S. Ambassador to China under President Barack Obama. He serves as U.S. Ambassador to Russia under President Donald Trump.
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Abby got married to her college sweetheart, Jeffrey Bruce Livingston in 2010. She gave birth to their first child, a baby girl called Isabel in November 2017.
Abby Huntsman Pregnancy
Huntsman announced in January 2019 that she is pregnant with twins. On April 2019, The view turned into a joint baby shower for “View” co-host Abby Huntsman and “Strahan and Sara” host Sara Haines on 4 April 2019.
Huntsman also revealed that the pregnancy has been hard for her, saying, “This one has been harder for me physically. It hurts to walk. With Isabel I was working to the end. I love to move. I can’t do that anymore. This is a very different experience and I have to be OK with that. It has been healthy for me as a woman to not let my securities take over. It’s not about me anymore. I have to keep my feet up when I can. I can’t go out at night because for the past seven to eight months I have partly been on bed rest when I’m not at work. It has been a real adjustment.”
Abby Huntsman Career
Abby worked a behind-the-scenes position at Good Morning America at age 16. By her own admission, she disliked it so much that she contemplated giving up on television “forever”. While Huntsman was attending the University of Pennsylvania, she interned for Diane Sawyer. Abby, having observed Sawyer’s representation of herself and manner of presenting news, she became so impressed with her that she would later say, “I always think of her as someone that I hope I can try to be like.”
During and after her father’s presidential campaign in 2012, she appeared as a political commentator for ABC News in Washington, D.C., and Good Morning America in New York City. She was profiled in ABC News’s “Five Questions”, a part of This Week with George Stephanopoulos in October 2012. Huntsman was interviewed by Brian Williams on Rock Center about Mitt Romney‘s run for president and her own relationship with the Mormon faith in August 2012. Previously, Huntsman held a position at the international public relations firm Burson-Marsteller.
Abby was listed as number 26 on the Forbes 30 under 30 list of up and coming members of the media in 2013.
She joined The Cycle, filling a vacancy created by the departure of S.E. Cupp in July 2013. Abby was the second replacement host to join the show, after Ari Melber. She then sought to bring conservative views to the program. She also denied that her relation to the Huntsman family had anything to do with her acquiring the position since she, in her own words, “went through the same audition process as everybody else”, against a field she recalled featuring hundreds of candidates. The Cycle was cancelled in July 2015.
Before joining MSNBC, she was a host/producer for HuffPost Live, the Huffington Post’s streaming network. Huntsman had also been a frequent guest on CNN.
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She joined Fox News Channel as a general assignment reporter in October 2015. Huntsman covers the news of the day across the network’s daytime and primetime programming.
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It was officially announced that Huntsman will be joining the long-running ABC talk show The View in August 2018. She joined the show as a co-host alongside Whoopi Goldberg, Joy Behar, Sunny Hostin, and Meghan McCain on the panel for season 22.
Abby Huntsman Salary
Abby is said to receive an annual salary of $3 million.
Abby Huntsman Net Worth
Huntsman has an estimated net worth of $20 million.
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She stands at a height of 1.73 m.
Abby Huntsman Measurements
Abby weighs 58 kg and her body measurements are 35-25-36 inches while her feet size of 8.5.
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