Angela Sun Wiki
Angela Sun is an American sportscaster, journalist, television presenter and documentary filmmaker.
Angela Sun Biography
Sun graduated from Monta Vista High School in Cupertino, California and later earned degrees in Sociology and Communications from the University of California at Los Angeles. Throughout high school and college, she competed in various pro-am surf events and was a team rider for Loaded Boards. She gained sponsorship recognition from major brands like Roxy, Oakley, Billabong, Reef, Rip Curl and Vans. During her surfing career, Sun became an actress, film director, sports caster, investigative journalist, and avid adventure traveler.
Sun’s action sports background led to hosting for EXTV, LG Action Sports Championships and ASP Surfing World Tour. She was hired in 2003 as a correspondent for Fox Sports Net’s 54321. Sun went on to report for FSN West’s Dig! Volleyball Magazine show.
Sun joined the luxury lifestyle news magazine LXTV First Look in 2008, which aired nationally on NBC. She was nominated for an Emmy award in 2011 for her work on 1st Look. In addition to LXTV, she hosted the show InnerView as well as MTV Iggy on the newly launched global channel of MTV networks.
Sun became an anchor for The Court Report in 2009 on the Tennis Channel. Beginning in 2010, she hosted The Yahoo Sports Minute, which she took over from former host Ashley Russell, and covered the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver for Yahoo! Sports. She joined co-hosts Matt Iseman and Jonny Moseley, Olympic Gold medalist for the fourth season of American Ninja Warrior on G4TV and NBC in the summer of 2012.
Sun hosted The Yahoo Sports Minute for the final time on July 18, 2014. After that there was a final message for her, “Editor’s Note: ‘The Yahoo Sports team would like to cordially thank Angela Sun for hosting the Yahoo Sports Minute for the last four and a half years. Thanks for helping make the Yahoo Sports Minute the #1 online sports show, Sunny Angela.'” Sun was the first Asian American female on-camera personality to appear on ESPN, Fox Sports, Tennis Channel, and Yahoo! Sports.
Angela Sun Acting Work
Sun appears alongside Academy Award winner Forest Whitaker in the 2008 film Street Kings.
Angela Sun Writing
Sun has been a contributing travel writer for wandermelon.com.
Angela Sun Plastic Paradise
Sun directed and produced her first feature-length documentary, Plastic Paradise: The Great Pacific Garbage Patch, examining the plastic pollution in the oceans and its effects on the environment, marine life and ultimately humans. The Great Pacific garbage patch is a huge collection of trash trapped in a gyre in the Pacific Ocean.
Angela Sun Age
Angela Sun was born October 19, 1979 in Santa Clara County, California as Angela Ting Sun.
Angela Sun Family
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Angela Sun Husband
However, Angela has now disclosed that she is not a married yet, but is dating her boyfriend James Michael Nachtwey, who is a Yogi, Cellist and Patent Attorney.
Angela Sun Children
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Angela Sun Salary
She also receives an estimated annual salary of $42K.
Angela Sun Net Worth
Angela has an estimated net worth of 800 thousand US dollars.