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About Christianne Klein
Christianne Klein is an acclaimed Emmy® Award-Winning, Edward R. Murrow Award-Winning TV host, news anchor, journalist, author, and former national anchor and correspondent for ABC News and Good Morning America. Christianne has hosted Good Morning America Now, ABC's Eat and Greet, Perspectives, ABC News Special Reports, covered politics for the network, and frequently anchored ABC's overnight and early morning news programs World News Now and America This Morning. Christianne was part of the news team that was recognized with an Edward R. Murrow award for Overall Excellence at ABC News.
Christianne joined ABC News from WJLA, the ABC affiliate in Washington, D.C. where she won an Edward R. Murrow Award for Spot News Coverage (Large Market).
In June of 2016, Christianne joined KLAS-CBS in Las Vegas as an evening anchor and reporter. During her tenure at KLAS, Christianne’s anchoring was recognized with Silver State and Emmy Awards. Prior to joining KLAS, Christianne was a morning anchor at Fox 40 in Sacramento, California.
In addition to her broadcasting experience, Christianne served as a frequent panelist and political contributor on the late-night talk show, Politically Incorrect with Bill Maher. She also appeared as Linda Garvey in the Universal Pictures film, American Dreamz.
Christianne has a diverse background and has appeared on numerous national programs covering entertainment, politics, consumer and health news, sharing healthy living tips, and cooking her favorite healthy recipes, including alongside Chef Emeril Lagasse on the Planet Green Network show, Emeril Green. Known for growing her own fresh herbs, Christianne published the lifestyle, food, and beauty cookbook, Christianne's Herbal Kitchen: Fresh Herb Recipes for Body and Soul.
In April of 2020, Christianne released the best-selling illustrated children's book, Anna and the Germ that Came to Visit. The book is designed to give families the tools they need to deal with the sudden changes brought on by the coronavirus pandemic.
Christianne is also an Ambassador for HealthCorps, a non-profit organization founded by Dr. Mehmet Oz and Lisa Oz to lead a nationwide movement towards a new generation of healthy young people.
Christianne is the granddaughter of Helene Machado, a former professional baseball player with the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League, and a member of the Baseball Hall Of Fame.
A graduate of Wellesley College in Wellesley, Massachusetts with a degree in Political Science, Christianne is a lifetime member of Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society.