Marla Tellez Biography
Marla Tellez is an anchor and reporter from Los Angeles, California, who currently works at Fox11KTTV-TV. Marla worked as an anchor at KNTV news, a small NBC news station in San Jose, California, before moving to Los Angeles.
She previously worked for CBS in San Francisco as a producer and correspondent. She formerly worked as an anchor at KOB in Albuquerque, New Mexico. During her time in New Mexico, Marla starred as a news anchor in an episode of the popular show Breaking Bad.
In January 2014, she joined the cast of Good Day L.A., a local Fox morning news show located in Los Angeles, California. Marla was cast as an anchorwoman. Later that year, in late May, she was reassigned to KTTV’s early morning news program as a co-anchor alongside Tony McEwing. Marla now hosts the 12 p.m. newscast and reports for FOX11 News at 5 p.m. and 6 p.m.
Marla Tellez Age
Marla is 45 years old as of 2021, She was born on April 16, 1976, in San Francisco, United States.
Marla Tellez Birthday
Maria celebrates her birthday on the 16th of April.
Marla Tellez Height
Marla stands at an average height with a moderate weight. Information on her other body measurements is currently unavailable at the moment.
Marla Tellez Parents
Her father, Sam Tellez, and mother, Carol Tellez, raised her in San Francisco, California. Marla is the youngest of her parents’ four children, and she grew up in Sebastopol, California. She grew up with her older brother, Mario Tellez. Marla is of Mexican-American descent and is of American nationality.
Marla Tellez Education
Following her graduation from her suburban high school. Marla then enrolled at Sonoma State University to get a degree in political science. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in political science from the same university.
Marla Tellez Husband
Marla’s love life and marital status are not known to the public at the moment. She has not disclosed any information on her husband or if she is dating anyone at the moment.
Marla Tellez Salary
According to FOX 11 anchor salary, Tellez receives an annual average salary of $85,000.
Marla Tellez Net Worth
Marla’s net worth is approximated to be ranging between $100,000-$300,000 as of 2021.
Marla Tellez Career
She began working for FOX 11 in January of 2014. Marla hosts the noon newscast and also contributes to the 5 p.m. broadcast. Marla worked as an anchor of the midday newscast at an NBC affiliate in San Francisco prior to joining the KTTV staff.
Her television career began behind the scenes, first as a news reporter and then as a news editor in the Bay Area. She grew up in the same town. Her on-air career began when she accepted a broadcasting job with the CBS affiliate in Salinas.
She then moved to the CBS station in San Francisco as her working station. Marla worked as a reporter and editor for the evening show Evening Magazine. Marla left California in 2008 after landing another anchoring job in Albuquerque, New Mexico. When she was already working there, she was cast in the hit AMC show “Breaking Bad.”
Over the years, Marla has interviewed many high-profile politicians, celebrities as well as covering the highly publicized Scott Peterson Trial. She also won two Emmy Awards along the way. Additionally, Marla holds a political science degree from Sonoma State University.