DWTS 14: Maria Menounos
Maria Menounos’ parents emigrated from Greece and Menounos is fluent in Greek. She won the Miss Massachusetts Teen USA pageant in 1996 and won the Miss Massachusetts USA 2000. Yet she’s more than just a pretty face. She was hired as a reporter for Channel One News and traveled to El Salvador to report on the 2001 earthquake. She was hired by “Entertainment Tonight” to report on music, movies and fashion. She later worked for “Access Hollywood.” She also hosts “Extra” as of 2011.
Menounos also moved into acting with recurring roles on “Without a Trace” for CBS and “One Tree Hill” with The CW. She played herself on “Entourage” and “Tropic Thunder.”
Full name: Maria Menounos
Partner: Derek Hough
- Age: 33
Hometown: Medford, Massachusetts
College: Emerson College
Maria Menounos & Derek Hough
- Text-in Code: 3401
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