Sunny Hostin is an American lawyer, writer, and television personality. Sunny Hostin is best known for being the co-host of ABC’s morning talk show The View.
Early Life and Childhood
Sunny Hostin was born on October 20, 1968 in New York City, New York. Asunción Cummings Hostin is her first name. As of 2021, she is 53 years old. Her nationality is American. Her ethnicity is mixed and her zodiac sign is Libra. She was born of mixed race to a Puerto Rican mother, Rosa Beza, and an African American father, William Cummings. She grew up in the Bronx, New York, where she attended the all-girls Dominican Academy. Similarly, she then transferred to Binghamton University, where she graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Communications (English and Rhetoric).
She then received a JD from Notre Dame Law School (NDLS), the oldest Roman Catholic law school in the country. She also had to endure many adversities as a teenager. And she has horrifying memories of her friend’s father being beaten to death outside a candy store and her uncle stabbed to death. Instead of throwing her mind into a world of crime, these violent episodes changed her perspective and inspired her to pursue a career in law and become a prosecutor.
Sunny Hostin began her legal career as a legal clerk with Robert M. Bell. He is an American retired judge who was the first black man to serve as chief justice of the Maryland Court of Appeals. She was then promoted to trial counsel in the US Department of Justice’s Antitrust Division. She has also worked as an Assistant US Attorney in the District of Columbia. Similarly, after leaving the agency, she became a federal prosecutor specializing in child sex crimes. Then-US Attorney General Janet Reno even gave her a Special Achievement Award for her effective prosecution of sex offenders.
Hostin then served as Managing Director of Business Intelligence and Investigations at Kroll, the world’s leading risk advisory firm, where he led investigative teams around the world to investigate and detect fraud. She began her television career as a courtroom TV analyst, then moved to The O’Reilly Factor where she regularly feuded with Megyn Kelly and Bill O’Reilly on the show Is It Legal? Section. Former CNN President Jon Klein hired her in September 2007 as a legal commentator for the network’s flagship morning show, American Morning.
In 2014, after nearly 7 years, she appeared as a frequent guest writer on ABC’s talk show The View. She joined ABC News in March 2016 as Senior Legal Correspondent and Commentator. She later became the permanent co-host of “The View” at the start of its twentieth season in September 2016. In 2017, Hostin had a cameo as herself in the comedy film Girls Trip. In 2019, Hostin received widespread recognition for presenting and serving as executive producer of the six-part documentary series, Truth About Murder With Sunny Hostin, on Investigation Discovery.
She also presents an ABC podcast entitled Have You Seen This Man?. Hostin’s memoir, I Am These Truths, will be released in September 2020.
Sunny Hostin’s career as a lawyer, author and television host has earned her a decent living. Hostin began her work as a legal clerk and has since grown into a permanent co-host of the popular show The View over a career spanning nearly two decades.
From her positions as an attorney and broadcaster, she has amassed a substantial multimillion-dollar fortune. It is estimated to be around $2.3 million.
Sunny Hostin is married to Emmanuel Hostin, her only husband. Emmanuel is a graduate of the Medical School of Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He is also an orthopedist. The couple wed in August 1998 in a tiny wedding ceremony. They have two children: Gabriel, a son, and Paloma, a girl. The Hostins currently reside in Purchase, New York.
She is also a popular speaker. In 2015, she gave a TEDx talk entitled “A Possibility Model” in which she demonstrated the effects of early trauma. She has also written and published a number of articles on subjects such as foreclosures, fraud, crimes against women, sex crimes and common financial legal troubles.
She is also a member of the Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority. In a June 2020 interview, she discussed the issue in the context of ABC exec Barbara Fedida’s comment that she had “low rent,” while making other racist remarks about some of her black employees on the network.
body measurement and social media
Sunny Hostin is a stunning brown lady in her fifties. Hostin has managed to establish herself as a respected name in the media industry through her perseverance and hard work over the years. With her brown hair and brown eyes, she has a well-groomed hourglass figure.
She has a height of 5ft. 9 inches (1.78 m) and weighs approximately 60 kg.
She is also active on social media such as Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Under the username @sunny, she has garnered more than 251.2k followers on Twitter. Under the username @sunnychostin, she has garnered more than 76,000 followers on Facebook. Additionally, she has garnered more than 226,000 followers on Instagram under the @sunny username.