Lara Spencer Actor

Lara spencer

Lara Spencer (born June 19, 1969) is the lifestyle anchor for Good Morning America. She is also a correspondent for Nightline and ABC News. Previously, she was the host of the syndicated television newsmagazine The Insider and was a regular contributor to CBS's The Early Show. Previous to this, she was the National Correspondent for Good Morning America and spent several years as a features and lifestyle reporter for WABC-TV. She also hosted Antiques Roadshow on PBS for the 2004 and 2005 seasons, as well as Antiques Roadshow FYI and also has a segment airing semi-regularly on Rachael Ray titled "The Dish". Born as Lara Christine Von Seelen, Spencer grew up in the New York City suburb of Garden City, Long Island. She attended and graduated from the Pennsylvania State University on an athletic scholarship for springboard and platform diving and was a nationally ranked competitive diver. She was named an All American Athlete in 1991, her senior year. Spencer created and produced two shows for HGTV based on her passions for Interior Design and Newscasting: A one-hour special that will air in April 2012 and a pilot for a flea market themed show.

Personal details

Date of birth
June 19th, 1969
Germany,United States of America
Places lived
Garden City , New York
pop. 22,552 (2013)
Greenwich , Connecticut
pop. 61,101 (2000)




1. Pennsylvania State University Colleges/University

The Pennsylvania State University, commonly referred to as Penn State or PSU, is a public research university with campuses and facilities throughout the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, United States. Founded in 1855, the university has a threefold mission of teaching, research, and public service. Its instructional mission includes undergraduate, graduate, professional and continuing education offered through resident instruction and online delivery. Its University Park campus, the flagship campus, lies within the Borough of State College and College Township. The Penn State Dickinson School of Law has facilities located in both Carlisle and University Park and the College of Medicine is located in Hershey. Penn State has another 19 commonwealth campuses and 5 special-mission campuses located across the state.

Institution info

Type Land-grant university
2013. 1.93 bil. $
2010. 1.55 bil. $
Institution colors
February 22nd, 1855
201 Old Main, 16802 - University Park, Pennsylvania
2013. 83,170
2012. 81,823
2011. 81,948
2013. 14,927
2012. 14,739
2011. 14,571
Acceptance rate
2012. 54.8 %
Local tuition
2013. 17 K $
Official web page
Wikipedia article
Social media

Institution social analysis

Notable alumni by career
Notable alumni by gender
Notable alumni by party membership

People attended Pennsylvania State University connected by profession and/or age

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Regular TV appearances

1. Good Morning America

News, Talk-Show
Performance type Networks Seasons From To Created by First epizode air date Last epizode air date Num. of seassons Languages Regular cast
ABC News
American Broadcasting Company
Donald L. Perris
November 3rd, 1975 38 English

2. The Insider

Performance type Networks Seasons From To Created by First epizode air date Last epizode air date Num. of seassons Languages Regular cast
2006-11-15 2010-11-01 September 13th, 2004 1 English, Standard Chinese

3. Flea Market Flip

Performance type Networks Seasons From To Created by First epizode air date Last epizode air date Num. of seassons Languages Regular cast
September 28th, 2012

Guest TV appearances

America's Next Top Model

Program genre

Reality television

Official site

External resources

America's Next Top Model is an American reality television series and interactive competition that premiered on May 20, 2003. It originally aired on UPN, whose merger with The WB created The CW in 2006.
Appearance history
Epizode Air date Role Writer Director
S10-E09 April 16th, 2008

Gary Unmarried

Program genre


External resources

Gary Unmarried is an American sitcom created by Ed Yeager, which ran on CBS from September 24, 2008 to March 17, 2010. The series focuses on a recently divorced couple sharing custody of their kids while starting new relationships. The show was produced by ABC Studios and CBS Television Studios, and Yeager and Ric Swartzlander served as Executive Producers for the first season. The series was known as Project Gary during tapings before premiering on television.nOn May 18, 2010, CBS announced that it had canceled the show.
Appearance history
Epizode Air date Role Writer Director
S02-E17 March 17th, 2010

Rachael Ray

Program genre

Talk show

Official site

External resources

Rachael Ray, also known as The Rachael Ray Show, is an American talk show starring Rachael Ray that debuted in syndication in the United States and Canada on September 18, 2006 and also airs in other countries. It is filmed at Chelsea Television Studios in New York City. The show's 8th season premiered on September 9, 2013, and became the last Harpo show in syndication to switch to HD with a revamped studio.
Appearance history
Epizode Air date Role Writer Director
S00-E85 January 11th, 2008

The Tony Danza Show

Program genre

Talk show

External resources

The Tony Danza Show was a daytime variety talk show that premiered on September 13, 2004 in syndication and was distributed by Buena Vista Television. For its entire two-season run the show aired live in the Eastern Time Zone at 10 AM for markets that chose to carry it at that time. The Tony Danza Show was recorded at the ABC studio complex on Manhattan's Upper West Side.nThe program was hosted by actor and New York native Tony Danza. For the first season Danza was joined by Ereka Vetrini as his co-host, with music provided by pianist Nadia DiGiallonardo. After the first season Vetrini, who gained fame appearing on The Apprentice, was let go from the program and DiGiallonardo took over most of her co-hosting duties.nOn May 9, 2005, during a go-kart race with NASCAR star Rusty Wallace, Danza's kart flipped after Wallace accidentally bumped him. Danza suffered a concussion; neither he nor Wallace were wearing a helmet.nThe most-viewed episode of the series featured the heavy metal band, The Tony Danza Tapdance Extravaganza, and their appearance followed an email from a viewer.
Appearance history
Epizode Air date Role Writer Director
S02-E14 September 29th, 2005

Written work

1.I Brake for Yard Sales

Editions Subjects Co-authors
2012. by Stewart, Taboria & Chang

Awards won

2014 Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Morning Program

Awarded for Presented by Discipline Award shared with
Good Morning America
National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences
Academy of Television Arts & Sciences
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