Rosanna Scotto Biography
Rosanna Scotto is a well-known journalist in the United States who currently works for FOX 5 New York as a co-host for the show Good Day New York. On April 29, 1958, Rossana was born in New York City, which is located in the United States.
She is mobster Anthony Scotto and Marion Anastasio’s daughter. Her mother’s maiden name was Anastasio. In 1986, Scotto tied the knot with the attorney Louis Ruggiero.
The couple has been together for a long time and has been blessed with two children: a son named Louis “L.J.” Ruggiero and a daughter named Jenna Ruggiero. She had her undergraduate education in fine arts from Catholic University, from which she graduated with a bachelor’s degree.
In addition to that, she was awarded an honorary doctorate by Mount St. Mary College in the year 2014. In addition to that, St. John’s University conferred an honorary degree upon her.
Rosanna Scotto Age
Rossana was born on April 29, 1958, in New York City, the U.S. She is the daughter of Anthony Scotto, a mobster, and Marion Anastasio. She is 65 years old.
Rosanna Scotto Height
She stands at an approximate height of 5ft 6in.
Rosanna Scotto Family
Scotto has not yet revealed any details concerning her family. However, information about her parents and siblings will be updated as soon as possible.
Rosanna Scotto Husband
Scotto married Louis Ruggiero, a lawyer in 1986. The couple has two children together; a son, Louis “L.J.” Ruggiero, and a daughter, Jenna Ruggiero.
Rosanna Scotto Children
Scotto has not yet revealed any details concerning whether she has children or not. However, this information will be updated as soon as possible.
Rosanna Scotto FOX 5 New York
Scotto is one of the hosts of the morning show “Good Day New York.” Since 1986, she has been working as a member of the WNYW-FOX 5 News staff.
Scotto began her career in television at WTBS, Ted Turner’s UHF TV channel in Atlanta. There, she worked as a correspondent for two neighborhood shows and as a partner creator of the station’s night report. After leaving WTBS, Scotto went on to pursue a career in radio.
She returned to her native New York in the middle of the 1980s and took a job as a correspondent for WABC’s “Acceptable Morning New York,” which eventually became “Live with Regis and Kathie Lee.”
After working for one year as a co-host on “Great Morning New York” and “The Morning Show,” Scotto became a columnist for WABC-“Observer TV’s News,” where she remained until she started working for FOX 5.
Her work has carried her all throughout the United States, as well as to Israel and Rome, and she has covered a considerable number of important stories that have occurred in the tri-state area.
As a correspondent, she was awarded a never-ending string of coveted jobs, such as the first restrictive meeting with Diana Bianchi, the other woman in the Christie Brinkley separate from the case, the Woody Allen/Mia Farrow kid authority fight, the infamous “Preppie Murder Trial,” and the preliminary stages of the case involving Joel Steinberg and the “Swiss Nanny.”
In addition, Scotto brought FOX 5 news to the forefront of the effort to get Marty Tankleff another preliminary, and as a result, he was granted a selective meeting with Tankleff while he was incarcerated.
In recognition of his work anchoring FOX 5 News at 10 and Good Day New York, Scotto has been awarded three Emmys. She is the winner of the Associated Press First Place Award in New York State in 1995 for her story titled “New York Survival Guide.” In addition, she is the winner of three more Associated Press First Place Awards, including two remarkable Associated Press Award assignments.
For her efforts in the management of the local area, Scotto has received a significant amount of acclaim as well as grants.
Rosanna Scotto Net Worth
Her estimated net worth ranges between $500k – $1 million.
Rosanna Scotto Fox 5 Colleagues
- Jennifer Williams
- Linda Schmidt
- Mike Sacks
- Ines Rosales
- Audrey Puente
- Teresa Priolo
- Dana Arschin
- Bianca Peters
- Robert Moses
- Raegan Medgie
- Kayla Mamelak
- Antwan Lewis
- Ryan Kristafor
- Mac King
- Jodi Goldberg
- Sharon Crowley