TMZ

Our TV Shows

Got a Tip?

Call TMZ at (888) 847-9869 or Click Here

Robin Roberts

Robin René Roberts (born November 23, 1960) is an American television broadcaster. Roberts is the co-anchor of ABC's morning show Good Morning America. Roberts grew up in Pass Christian, Mississippi, where she played basketball and tennis, among other sports. She attended Pass Christian High School and graduated as the class of 1979 salutatorian. Her parents are Lawrence and Lucimarian Roberts. She is the youngest of four children with siblings Sally-Ann, Lawrence "Butch", and Dorothy. Her father was a pilot with the Tuskegee Airmen. Roberts attended Southeastern Louisiana University in Hammond, Louisiana, graduating cum laude in 1983 with a degree in communication. She followed in the footsteps of older sister Sally-Ann Roberts, an anchor at the CBS affiliate WWL in New Orleans.

LATEST STORIES
  
Robin Roberts Stalker Arrested for Threatening Punch to the Face

Robin Roberts
Stalker Arrested Threatening Punch to the Face

Robin Roberts was the target of a man who threatened to punch her in the face for not paying a debt ... and now he's behind bars.43-year-old Troy Warren was arrested Monday after showing up… READ MORE >

Robin Roberts -- I Got Bad Habits From My Sister's Bone Marrow Transplant

Robin Roberts
I Got Bad Habits From My Sister's Bone Marrow Transplant

Robin Roberts picked up some unexpected side-effects -- good and bad -- when she got a life-saving bone marrow transplant 2 years ago ... and says it's all her sister's fault. Robin's… READ MORE >

- 153 days ago
GMA Fearfully Promotes Lara Spencer to Co-Host

GMA
Fearfully Promotes Lara Spencer To Co-Host ... Shhhhhh

"Good Morning America" promoted Lara Spencer to co-host and then BURIED the announcement -- presumably to keep some pretty fragile GMA egos in check.ABC honchos sent an internal memo around to the… READ MORE >

- 157 days ago
Josh Elliott -- I Wanted Out Of "GMA" So Bad ... I Took a PAY CUT!

Josh Elliott
I Wanted Out of "GMA" So Bad I Took a Pay Cut!

Josh Elliott was so disgusted with ABC ... he took a pay cut of more than a million dollars ... multiple sources connected with both ABC and NBC tell TMZ.Our sources say ABC offered Josh between… READ MORE >

- 176 days ago
Good Morning America's Robin Roberts -- P.S. I'm Gay

Robin Roberts
P.S. I'm Gay

Robin Roberts just officially came out of the closet ... telling the world she's gay and has a longtime girlfriend. Robin just recounted her triumphs over the last year on her Facebook page ...… READ MORE >

- 268 days ago
Robin Roberts -- No Secret She Was Gay

Robin Roberts
No Secret She Was Gay

Robin Roberts -- who came out yesterday -- has been open about her sexuality for years ... she just didn't feel the need to go public until now.Sources close to Robin tell TMZ ... everyone in her… READ MORE >

- 268 days ago
Robin Roberts -- Good Morning Oscars!

Robin Roberts
Good Morning Oscars!

Looking fabulous in a blue gown, Robin Roberts was all smiles as she readied to cover the Oscar red carpet on Sunday.On Wednesday, Robin returned to "Good Morning America" after undergoing a bone… READ MORE >

- 577 days ago
Robin Roberts Returns to GMA -- Welcomed Back by Obamas

Robin Roberts
Returns to GMA Welcomed Back by Obamas

She's back!!!!! Robin Roberts returned to her anchor chair on "Good Morning America" on Wednesday ... her first day in her old job since undergoing a bone marrow transplant to treat a blood… READ MORE >

- 581 days ago
Robin Roberts To Return to 'Good Morning America'

Robin Roberts
Returning to 'GMA'

Robin Roberts is returning to "Good Morning America" after a 5-month leave so she could recover from her bone marrow transplant.Robin has been battling a rare blood disorder -- myelodysplastic… READ MORE >

- 594 days ago
Robin Roberts -- Testing the Water for 'GMA' Return

Robin Roberts
Testing the Water for 'GMA' Return

Robin Roberts returned to the NYC set of "Good Morning America" this morning -- the first time since undergoing a bone marrow transplant surgery -- for a private "GMA" test run to see if she's… READ MORE >

- 608 days ago

Around The Web