Robin Roberts is an American television broadcaster popular for her role as anchor in the ABC show Good Morning America. She has battled with cancer twice, in the year 2007, when she was diagnosed with breast cancer and later in 2012, when she was affected by Myelodysplastic Syndrome. She recently made headlines when rumors floated on about her alleged marriage with girlfriend Storm Sahara.
Born in the year 1960, Robin Rene Roberts grew up in Pass Christian in Mississippi. She plays tennis and basketball well though she shows interest in other sports too. She did her graduation in communication degree in 1983. She entered television following her sister Sally Ann’s footsteps. Sally Ann was anchoring WWL a CBS affiliate in
Due to her keen interest in basketball and tennis, Roberts started her broadcasting career as sports anchor in the year 1983. She worked with WDAM-TV,
Robert’s coverage of Hurricane Katrina which did a huge destruction to her home town Pass Christian was emotion ridden and well received. She has hosted the preshow of Academy Awards for ABC in 2009 and 2011. She also starred in Hanna Montana season 4 on Disney Channel, where she interviews Miley Cyrus. Robin Roberts has received three Emmy Awards so far for her splendid sports casting work at ESPN. Recently she was honored with the
Roberts had a brief break from her anchoring job, when she underwent bone marrow transplant for treating the Myedysplastic Sydnrome she was affected with. She is now back anchoring the show Good Morning America and says that being alive is the biggest achievement for her most of all.