Sally Jessy Raphael - Famous Actor

Sally Jessy Raphael Net Worth


Sally Jessy Raphael is an American talk show host who has a net worth of $40 million. Sally Jessy Raphael hosted her own program from 1983 to 2002, which eventually became nationally syndicated and expanded to a full hour.

Key facts:

  • Sally Jessy Raphael hosted her own talk show from 1983 to 2002.
  • Her show started as a local half-hour program in St. Louis and eventually became nationally syndicated.
  • She signed a contract with production company Multimedia Inc. in 1993 worth $25 million over five years.
  • Raphael aired nearly 4,000 episodes of her talk show during its run.
  • After the end of her talk show, she hosted a radio program called "Sally Jessy Raphael on Talknet" from 2005 to 2008.

Basic Information About Sally Jessy Raphael

ProfessionsJournalist, Talk show host, Actor, Film Producer
Net worth$40,000,000
Date of birth1935-02-25 (89 years old)
Place of birthEaston
NationalityUnited States of America
Curiosities and TrademarksWears red-framed glasses
Social Mediaβ†—οΈŽ Wikipedia β†—οΈŽ IMDb

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What Movie Awards did Sally Jessy Raphael win?


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Sally Jessy Raphael awards

Award Name State Movie / Series Name Year
Daytime Emmy - Outstanding Talk/Service Show HostNomineeSally Jessy Raphael1992
Daytime Emmy - Outstanding Talk/Service Show HostWinnerSally Jessy Raphael1989
Daytime Emmy - Outstanding Talk/Service Show HostNomineeSally Jessy Raphael1988

Sally Jessy Raphael roles

Movie / Series Role
The Addams FamilySelf
Sesame StreetGuest Appearance in 'A New Way to Walk' 1 episode, 1995
Sabrina the Teenage WitchSelf 1 episode, 1996
Dave's WorldSelf 1 episode, 1994
The NannySelf 1 episode, 1994
The Surreal LifeSelf 5 episodes, 2004-2005
Murphy BrownSelf 1 episode, 1993
Another WorldSelf (1993) unknown episodes
The Oprah Winfrey ShowSelf 1 episode, 2010
Da Ali G ShowSelf 1 episode, 2000
The Maury Povich ShowSelf 5 episodes, 1992-1994

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Interesting Facts about Sally Jessy Raphael

  1. She has stated in interviews that she was adamantly against the trashy, Jerry Springer-inspired direction that the content of her talk-show was taking in its later years. She states that she was under constant pressure from network execs looking for big ratings and, rather than quit, stayed on for the benefit of her long-time co-workers, whom she considered family.
  2. The source of her famous red-framed glasses goes all the way back to her first broadcast news job. She was about to start taping on her first day of work when she tripped, breaking her glasses in the process. With only minutes before taping, she raced to the nearest store to find a replacement pair. She found that the only pair that matched her prescription was cheaply made, with red frames. This soon became her trademark.
  3. Now hosts, with her husband and brother, a one hour weekday radio talkshow on the internet, via her website - [July 2004]
  4. Her grandparents were all Jewish emigrants, her paternal grandparents from Poland and Russia, and her maternal grandparents from Lithuania and Russia.

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