Loni Love is a multi-talented woman, she has not achieved fame as an actress and comedian, she has equally acquired a successful career as an engineer. Moreover, in the early 2000s, she has worked as an electrical engineer which she later shifted to music engineering and then launched her stand-up comedy career. In 2003, she participated in Star Search and ended becoming runner up, after that, she appeared in numerous films and television shows as a host as well.
She further has worked as a television host and author. She was named among the “Top 10 Comics to Watch” in both Variety and Comedy Central in 2009. Since 2013, she has been co-hosting the syndicated daytime talk show ‘The Real along with Adrienne Bailon, Jeannie Mai, and Garcelle Beauvais. Let us scroll over to know more information on her personal as well as professional life.
Caption: The television host and comedian, Loni Love.
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Loni Love: Bio, Family, Career
The television host was born on 14 July 1971 in Detroit, Michigan, the United States. She grew up in the Brewster-Douglass Housing Projects but has not revealed information on her parents or siblings. She graduated from Cass Technical High School in 1989, after that, she worked for General Motors when she became interested in electrical engineering. For that, she enrolled at Prairie View A&M University, Texas, and received a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering. During this time, she also minored in music and became a member of the Eta Beta chapter of Delta Sigma Teta.
Then she worked for eight years as an engineer at Xerox in California. As well as, she was active in her stand-up career which she did after work in clubs. Nonetheless, she resigned from her work to pursue a career in the entertainment industry as a comedian. She then joined the VH1 show ‘I Love the 2000s’ as well as the panelist in the late-night talk show ‘Chelsea Lately’. In 2003, she started her comedic career after becoming the runner-up in the reality show ‘Star Search’.
She also started to co-host the show ‘TheReal’ caring on Fox Television Stations in 2013. For the show, she and her co-hosts won the Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host in 2018. In 2015, she appeared in the comedy film ‘Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2’ along with Kevin James.
Loni Love: Personal Life & Boyfriend
Coming over to her personal life, she is not married yet but not also single. In fact, she is in a relationship with the actor James Welsh. Born on 18 November 1964 in West Warwick, Rhode Island, USA, he has worked in several films and series. His film work includes Little Voice (1998) and ITV Playhouse (1967). Apart from acting, he has also involved in the painting business as well that started in 1988.
Further, James was previously married to his first wife with whom he had a son serving in the military. It is not known when they started dating but she announced her relationship in November 2018. They also shared the pictures on Christmas Eve via a social media account and spend the evening together.
Caption: Loni Love and James Welsh
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Loni Love: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
The comedian has earned a hefty amount of money from her career in the entertainment industry. Her main source of income from a comedian career and before she has worked for Xerox as an engineer for eight years. Therefore, her net worth has an estimation of around $1 million.
She has a verified and personal Instagram account @comiclonilove with 1.5 million followers. On Twitter, she has a verified account @LoniLove with 385.5k followers. Also, she has a verified account @lonilove with more than 1 million followers.
Loni Love: Body Measurements
She has curvaceous body structures that have a height of 5 feet 6 inches or 1.67 meters and around 95 kg. Her body measurements of 46-33-43 inches of breast, waist, and hips respectively. She has black hair as well as eye color.