Inside Entertainment Tonight Host Nischelle Turner Professional & Personal Life

By Zera
Nischelle Renee Turner is a well-known broadcasting journalist. She is currently working as a co-host in Entertainment Tonight and Secret Celebrity Renovation.
ET host Nischelle Renee Turner
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Nischelle Renee Turner is a well-known broadcast journalist as well as an author. Turner is recognized for co-hosting Entertainment Tonight and Secret Celebrity Renovation. Nischelle was also a former entertainment correspondent for HLN's Showbiz Tonight and CNN. Likewise, she also worked for KNBC as an entertainment host situated in Los Angeles. 

Nischelle Renee Turner Wiki

Born on 11th February 1975 in Columbia, Missouri, United States of America, Nischelle Turner's age is 47 years old as of 2022. Her zodiac sign is Aquarius. Nischelle's ethnicity is African-American and she holds US citizenship. Her parents are Jamaican who immigrated to the US in the 1960s.

She is the daughter of Jacques Turner(mother) and her father. Not much is known about her siblings and early life. Nischelle seems to be very close to her mother whom she called is her "safe place".

Nischelle is a new york native who grew up in Queens. Regarding her education, the entertainment host acquired her bachelor's degree from Binghamton University and a Masters's degree in broadcast journalism from Syracuse University Newhouse School of Public Communications. 


Nischelle Renee Turner is presently working as an Entertainment Tonight(ET) host that is broadcasted by CBS Media Ventures throughout the United States and owned by ViacomCBS Streaming. Turner joined the program in 2014 and has been a part of it ever since.

The revelation of the talented Nischelle Turner's appointment as an ET co-host was met with widespread acknowledgment since she became the first Black woman to anchor the show. The talented journalist is a 5x Emmy winning HOST at entertainment tonight.

Besides, Turner also has been cohosting the Secret Celebrity Renovation, an American reality television series that premiered on CBS on July 9, 2021.  Robert Horowitz, Lewis Fenton, and Peter DeVitaas are the executive producers of the show.

Moreover, Turner also worked for CNN previously. She is an Emmy nominated CNN correspondent who has been working in the field of journalism for nearly about 2 decades. Renee became a part of CNN’s Washington DC branch in 2012.

While working for CNN Renee, covered ethics scandals, conflicts of interest, abuse of government resources, and environmental issues to name a few. She also documented numerous reports which helped to expose government waste and controversial regulatory practices.

Previously Turner was an entertainment correspondent for HLN's Showbiz Tonight and KNBC in Los Angeles. From 2002 to 2008, she was assigned general reporter for KTTV Fox 11. Turner worked as a sideline reporter for Fox's Sunday NFL broadcasts as well and did features for a show called Dailies. Prior to KTTV, she was with WEHT, the ABC affiliate in Evansville, Indiana, and WVUE, the Fox affiliate in New Orleans.

Salary And Net Worth

According to sources, the Entertainment Tonight host Nischelle Turner's net worth is estimated to be around $700,000. It has also been reported that per year, Nischelle Turner's salary covers $71K. Her major source of income is through journalism and hosting shows.

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Nischelle Turner Personal Life: Dating, Married, Husband

The journalist has been in relationships with famous men over time. Nischelle dated Eddie Murphy who is an actor and a comedian in 2007. Nischelle's relationship with Eddie didn't work out and the two eventually broke up.

Likewise, she also dated rapper Lonnie Rashid Lynn, popularly known by his stage name Common. Additionally, Turner was once in a relationship with journalist Bod Decastro as well. Besides, these names, no further information is available on Nischelle Turner's dating profile.

Even though Nischelle has been in a few relationships, she never married any of her ex-partners. Thus, Nischelle isn't married and doesn't have a husband. However, it's not known whether the journalist is currently seeing someone or single.

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Social Media Presence

The media personality has her own YouTube channel with 69 subscribers in total. Nischelle is more active on her Instagram ID which has over 98K followers. Similarly, the Emmy nominated CNN correspondent is also on Twitter with 25K followers. Turner also has her own website you can check here.