Sophia Choi Biography
Sophia Choi is an Atlanta, Georgia-based news anchor and general assignment reporter for WSB-Channel TV’s 2 Action News. She is the Saturday and Sunday AM anchor for Channel 2 Action News. She worked as a general assignment reporter at WSET-TV, an ABC affiliate in Lynchburg, Virginia, prior to joining WSB-TV.
Sophia Choi Age | Birthday
How old is Choi? She is 51 years old as of 5 March 2021. She was born in 1971 in Daegu, South Korea. Choi celebrates her birthday every 5th of March.
Sophia Choi Education
In Hollywood, Maryland, she attended Hollywood Elementary School. After her father died when she was 12 years old, she moved to Memphis, Tennessee, and attended Briarcrest Baptist High School. She graduated from the University of Missouri in Columbia, Missouri, with a bachelor’s degree in journalism.
Sophia Choi Ethnicity | Nationality
Choi is an American national and citizen by birth. She was born in Daegu, South Korea. She is of mixed ethnicity/heritage/ancestry of Korean-American.
Sophia Choi Height | Measurements
How tall is Choi? She stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches. However, details about her other body measurements will be updated as soon as possible.
Sophia Choi Early Life | Family
Attempts to establish the identities of her mother and father were in vain since no information about them is available to the public. It’s therefore not known whether she has any siblings.
Sophia Choi Husband | Partner | Married
She has not gone public with his relationship. It is not known whether she is married, engaged, divorced, or single. More details regarding her relationship will be updated as soon as possible.
Sophia Choi Salary
He earns an annual salary of $100 thousand.
Sophia Choi’s Net Worth
He has an estimated net worth of $1 million.
Sophia Choi WSB-TV | Career
Choi began her career as a general assignment reporter at WSET-TV in Lynchburg, Virginia, an ABC affiliate. She subsequently moved on to work for WVTM-TV in Birmingham, Alabama, an NBC affiliate, where she worked her way up from general assignment reporter to weekend morning anchor. While working at NBC-13 in Birmingham, Choi was nominated for an Emmy Award for her special report “Dirty Downloading.” Choi then proceeded to work for KCBS-TV in Los Angeles, a CBS station. Before being promoted to weekday morning anchor, she worked as a general assignment reporter and fill-in anchor. Choi moved to Atlanta, Georgia in 2001 to work for CNN Headline News as a prime-time anchor. Choi has hosted many newscasts for CNN Headline News, CNN, and CNN International.
In 2006, Choi left CNN Headline News. She then embarked on a speaking tour in Shanghai, China, with the University of Missouri School of Journalism. Choi joined KVBC-TV, a Las Vegas NBC affiliate, in 2007. She co-anchored First News 3 at Four and News 3 at Six with Kendall Tenney till the end of 2009. In 2010, Choi became a co-anchor of First News 3 at Four and News 3 at Six, alongside Jeff Gillan and Jim Snyder. She also covered crime trends in the Las Vegas Valley for the Crime Tracker 3 brand.
On May 28, 2010, KVBC told Choi that her contract would not be renewed. She was practically forbidden from working at any other TV station in the Las Vegas market for the next 18 months with six months left on her contract. Choi made her WSB-TV debut on July 8, 2011, at 4 p.m. with a report on Channel 2 Action News. On January 1, 2013, she will begin presenting on WSB-TV Saturday and Sunday AM and reporting during the week.