Sophia Choi

Sophia Choi is the most famous journalist, fortunate enough to get listed in “100 favorite American Asian people, places and things”. She is Korean by birth and presently living in United States. Sophia is a journalism graduate with a good experience of working with Television and Radio stations, apart from working with news channels like KCBS-TV and CNN. Throughout her career, she was awarded with two different awards for her hard work and efforts.

Sophia’s appearance was also noticed in films like “The Torturer”, “Special Unit 2” and many more. This famous anchor got the fame with her notable appearance in TV show “Primary Colors”. She has perfect looks but is mysterious by nature and has not disclosed anything about her relationship status. Sophia shared her interest in cooking in an interview and was seen in Cooking Light Magazine with some good recipes.

Personal life

Though much has not been shared about Sophia’s personal life, she was born in 1971 to a Norwegian father and Korean mother. She spent a part of her childhood in Korea and then moved to Maryland, United States and joined Hollywood Elementary School and also she won a scholarship in Tidewater Music Festival in Maryland for her interest in playing instruments like Saxophone. Later, Sophia chose University of Missouri to complete her graduation with specialization in Journalism.

After the sad demise of her father, she moved to Tennessee. Her father was a radar specialist and met her mother in Korea. In one of her interviews, Choi mentioned about her mother in law which indicates that she is married, though nothing is clearly mentioned about her being single or married. She is a career oriented woman with journalism as profession and is currently working with WSB-TV as a news reporter.

Net worth

Her net worth is approx $92 million and she earns a decent salary through her profession. Her continued efforts and skills help her to keep the net worth maintained.

Social media

As already mentioned, Sophia is not a social person and likes to keep her personal life private. Her accounts have not yet gotten noticed on social sites.


This beautiful and talented reporter started her career as a general assignment reporter at WSET-TV and later, moved to WVTM-TV in same profile. With her effortful work for “Dirty Downloading”, she got fame in the industry and also was nominated for Emmy Award. From CNN-13, she again made a move to KCBS-TV and got promoted as an anchor. She went on many educational tours to learn more about her profession.

Sophia career was not only marked by journalism but she also showed her work and talent in movies and TV Shows and got successful there as well and this young actress got a chance to work with director Mike Nichols, which must be a good memory for her now. Her pride took a next step when she got selected to be a part of “Tournament of Roses Parade”, as a Korean American hero. The career path Sophia travelled may not be smooth for her but she managed to achieve success. Her present position is news anchor at WSB-TV.

Last Modified: Mar 7, 2020

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