Elisabeth Hasselbeck is a former TV personality and a talk show presenter in the United States. She rose to fame when she participated in the reality television show ‘Survivor Season 2’. She had served as a designer for ‘Puma’ shoes before joining television. Today, let’s learn more about the career, biography, and net worth of Elisabeth Hasselbeck in 2019.
Early Life & Biography
Elisabeth DelPadre Hasselbeck took birth on 28th May 1977 in Cranston, Rhode Island. Her father’s name is Kenneth Filarski. He was an architect. Her mother, Elizabeth DelPadre, was a lawyer and a Catholic school teacher. Her brother, Kenneth Jr., is an ambitious musician. Hasselbeck is of Polish-Italian ancestry. Elisabeth did her high school at ‘St. Mary Academy- Bay View’. Hasselbeck graduated in Bachelor of Fine Arts from ‘Boston College’ in 1999. She was the captain of ‘Women’s Softball Team’ in her college. In her captaincy, the softball team won the ‘Big East’ championships for two years consecutively. In 1998, during her graduation days, she started to work for ‘Puma’.
Elisabeth Hasselbeck got married to her boyfriend, Tim Hasselbeck on 6th July 2002. They both studied in the same college. Tim is a former football quarterback player. Tim now works as an analyst. The couple welcomed their daughter named Grace Elisabeth in 2005. The couple’s sons were born in 2007 and 2009 respectively. The name of the elder one is Taylor Thomas, and the younger one is Isaiah Timothy. Elisabeth has celiac disease. This is an autoimmune disease that mainly affects human’s small intestine.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Elisabeth Hasselbeck had made her first TV appearance in 2001 when she was cast in ‘Survivor: the Australian Outback’. Hasselbeck was requested to join the season ‘Survivor: All-Stars’ but she did not agree. She was one of the judges at the ‘Miss Teen USA 2001’ pageant. Elisabeth was the anchor for Style Network’s show ‘The Look for Less’ in 2002-03. In 2003, Hasselbeck auditioned for the American talk show ‘The View’. She started hosting this talk show permanently from 24th November 2003.
In 2009, Hasselbeck received the ‘Daytime Emmy Award’ for ‘Outstanding Talk Show Host’. Her books ‘The G-Free Diet: A Gluten-Free Survival Guide’ and ‘Deliciously G-Free: Food So Flavorful They’ll Never Believe It’s Gluten-Free’ are on ‘The New York Times Bestsellers’ list. On 10th July 2013 Hasselbeck left ‘The View’ and joined ‘Fox & Friends’. Her final day at ‘Fox News’ was on 22nd December 2015. She announced her retirement to spend more time with her family.
Net Worth & Earnings
Elisabeth Hasselbeck has an estimated net worth of $18 million. She has made this fortune by presenting several talk shows. She has also drawn a hefty amount of money out of writing books. Hasselbeck founded an online store named ‘NoGii’ in 2011. This online store sells gluten-free products for adults and children.
Elisabeth Hasselbeck is a very successful TV host with a great personality. She supports ‘Breast Cancer Awareness’ initiatives. ‘Newsmax’ magazine named her in the list of ’25 Most Influential Women in the GOP’.