Elizabeth Pérez is a Cuban-Venezuelan Emmy Award winning television journalist born in Sagua La Grande, Las Villas, Cuba. Pérez grew up in Maracay, Aragua State, Venezuela with her parents.
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Elizabeth Pérez Education Details
Elizabeth attended the Bicentennial University of Aragua where she studied System Engineering. In 2000 Elizabeth Pérez moved to the United States where she got into the Boston University, Massachusetts and studied English.
Elizabeth received a scholarship by the Puerto Rico Newspaper “El Nuevo Dia” and got enrolled at Florida International University. While she was in Florida University, she became an intern with the El Nuevo Herald newspaper where she wrote and published several articles on different topics.
Elizabeth Pérez Career Details
Elizabeth Pérez worked at Telemundo where she presented and produced an entertainment segment for the Telemundo Internacional network. She worked as an entertainment presenter for various television shows before graduating from Florida International University. Elizabeth Pérez bagged a Master’s degree in Communications from Florida International University. Elizabeth Pérez’s date of birth is not known to the public as at the time of this publication but it was known that she was born in the 20th Century.
Elizabeth is an Emmy-Award winning television journalist and sports presenter on CNN en Español. She is currently working as a sports presenter on CNN en Español in the sports segments of Café CNN, Actualidad en Vivo, Nuestro Mundo and Directo USA. She replaced Diego Bustos in Deportes CNN.
Before Elizabeth Pérez joined CNN she was working as a television presenter for the sports segments of Noticias de Telemundo which was based in Miami, where she was called as a guest journalist on the extreme sport program, Ritmo Deportivo.
Elizabeth Pérez started her television career as a reporter for entertainment for the Telemundo International Newscast weekend broadcast in Latin America and other parts of Europe. She became the co-host and entertainment television presenter for “Quiéreme Descalzi”, which was an American news magazine Teve. Elizabeth hosted the Galavision 2 hour special “Rumbo a Premios Juventud” in 2006.
Elizabeth Pérez hosted several shows on Telemundo including Reventon Billboards 2009 and Calle 8. She also reported live from the Red Carpet of Premios Billboard a la Musica Latina for Telemundo 51 Newscast in 2008 and 2009.
Elizabeth Pérez covered important sporting events like NASCAR in Indianapolis, Indy 300 in the Homestead Speedway, the Red bull Soap Box race which took place in St Louis, The Air and Boat show in Fort Lauderdale and the Smash Super Bowl party for the NFL.
She has interviewed several important personalities in the sports, music and arts such as Oscar de la Renta, Udonis Haslem, Shaquille O’Neal, Carl Lewis, Dwayne Johnson (The Rock) , Emerson Fittipaldi, Shakira, David Bisbal, Miguel Cabrera, Ramon Dominguez, Daddy Yankee and Enrique Iglesias.
Pérez was welcomed by Cynthia Hudson (senior vice president and general manager of CNN en Español and Hispanic strategy for CNN/U.S) in 2011 saying: “Our viewers are assiduous sports fans, and we are pleased to bring, throughout the day, everything they want to know about this fascinating world with the hiring of a dynamic journalist such as Elizabeth”.
She has anchored special shows for CNN en Español relating to Sports: Playoffs, Herencia Hispana and Trás el Oro. She also covered the Copa Libertadores and Copa Amèrica for CNN en Español and CNNI in 2011.
Elizabeth also reported for love from Atlanta which was a weekly segment called Copa Chat for World Sports, the CNNI show broadcast from London and anchored by Don Riddel. She served as a correspondent where she covered the Pan American Games in Guadalajara, Mexico in 2011.
Elizabeth Pérez Net Worth
Elizabeth Pérez net worth is still under review and not yet known to the public as at the time of this publication.
Elizabeth Pérez Awards And Nominations
Elizabeth received the highest award from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) in 2008. She received the Emmy Award for Best Live News Talent, for her work on Telemundo News.
Elizabeth Pérez Husband
Elizabeth Pérez has not disclosed her marital status to the public.
Elizabeth Pérez Parents
The names of Elizabeth Pérez’s parents has not been disclosed by her to the public but following her Instagram page both parents are currently alive and healthy.
Elizabeth Pérez Kids
Elizabeth Pérez has not disclosed if she has kids or not.
Elizabeth Pérez House And Cars
Elizabeth Pérez’s properties has not been disclosed to the public as at the time of this publication. She currently lives in Miami, United States.