Sunny Hostin
Sunny Hostin
Real Name/Full Name Asuncion Cummings Hostin
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Sunny Hostin
Birth Place: New York City, U.S.
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 20 October 1968
Age/How Old: 54 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 178 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 9″
Weight: In Kilograms – 59 Kg
In Pounds – 130 lbs
Eye Color: Dark brown
Hair Color: Dark brown
Parents Name: Father – William Cummings
Mother – Rosa Beza
Siblings: Unknown
School: Dominican Academy
College: Binghamton University
Religion: Christian
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Libra
Gender: Female
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Boyfriend: N/A
Husband/Spouse Name: Emmanuel Hostin
Kids/Children Name: Gabriel, Paloma
Profession: Lawyer, television host, journalist
Net Worth: $4 million
Last Updated: March 2023

Asuncion Cummings is an American lawyer, television host as well as a journalist. She is professionally known as Sunny Hostin. She is popular with various shows like; The View on ABC morning talk show, ABC News as Analyst, and Senior Legal Correspondent. She is the producer and host of a crime series called “Truth About Murder.”

Well, how well do you know about Sunny Hostin? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Sunny Hostin’s net worth in 2023, her age, height, weight, boyfriend, husband, kids, biography and complete details about her life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Sunny Hostin to date.

Biography and Early Life

Hostin was born as an only child to Rosa Beza and William Cummings. Her mother has Puerto Rican origin, while her father is an African American. She was born on 20 October 1968 in New York City but was raised in The Bronx, in New York.

Growing up, she experienced and witnessed the murder of one of her father’s friends as well as her uncle. These incidences stirred her mind to later pursue a career related to law.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Sunny Hostin in 2023 and what is her height and weight? Well, Sunny Hostin’s age is 54 years old as of today’s date 24th March 2023 having been born on 20 October 1968. Though, she is 5′ 9″ in feet and inches and 178 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 130 lbs in Pound and 59 kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Dark brown and hair color is Dark brown.


Hostin attended Dominican Academy, which is an all-girls school. Her school taught both English and Spanish. After graduating from high school, she enrolled at Binghamton University, where she studied English and Rhetoric and later earning her Bachelor’s degree in Arts. She went further with her education and earned her Juris Doctor from Notre Dame School of Law.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Sunny Hostin With Husband Emmanuel Hostin
Sunny Hostin With Husband Emmanuel Hostin

Hostin is among the few celebrities who does not hide a thing about their personal life. She dated and later married Emmanuel Hostin in 1998. After getting married, she dropped her father’s name, Cummings, and started using her husband’s name as her surname.

The couple has brought forth two lovely children, Gabriel and Paloma Hostin. Currently, Hostin and her family live in Purchase, New York City.

Is Sunny Hostin Lesbian?

No. Hostin is straight as far as sexual orientation is concerned. She is neither lesbian nor gay and has never had such rumors. She has been happily married since 1998, and her marriage has not been faced with any marital issues. She leads a happy life with her husband with no fights or plans to have a separation or divorce.

Professional Career

At the beginning of her professional career, she was a law clerk to Robert M. Bell, retired chief justice in the Maryland Court of Appeals. After a while, she landed another job as a trial attorney in the Department of Justice Antitrust Division. She landed another role yet as a federal prosecutor in children’s sex crimes.

After her success in the prosecution of sex crimes, she received a Special Achievement Award. She then became Kroll’s Managing Director of Business Intelligence and Investigations. This is one of the leading risk0consulting companies and helped with investigations about fraud activities.

She started her television personality career and landed a role at Court TV as a commentator. After a while, she joined Fox News Program with Bill O’Reilly and Megyn Kelly, hosting the show, “Is It Legal.” In 2007, she was signed by John Klein, CNN president, to act as a legal analyst for the American Morning Show.

She began hosting “The View” on ABC daytime talk show in 2014. She was one of the participants of the TEDx talk show, “A Possibility Model,” which talked more about the effects of trauma. She joined ABC News in March 2016 as an analyst and Senior Legal Correspondent. Her first film appearance was in “Girls Trip” in 2017, playing herself.

She hosted and produced a documentary series on Investigation Discovery, “Truth About Murders With Sunny Hostin,” in 2019. Her role made her different tour parts of the United States for stories about some dangerous homicides. She hosted another show on ABC, “Have You Seen This Man.” In 2020, she released her memoir, “I Am These Truths.”


Hostin has had huge achievements in her career. She won the Special Achievement Award for her contribution in fighting child sex abuse. Although she has not won any other notable award from her career, she has received a number of nominations. She has been nominated for a Daytime Emmy Award from 2017 to 2020 in the category of Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Sunny Hostin in 2023

Sunny Hostin Net Worth
Sunny Hostin Net Worth

As of 2023, Sunny has accumulated an estimated net worth of about $4 million. She has acquired her huge amount of income from her career as a lawyer for various firms. She has also hosted different shows on television, which has also helped her earn this much. She has also appeared in films, and this also has increased her total earnings.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • She is one of the members of the sorority group, Alpha Kappa Alpha.
  • She produced a drama series about her life and career.
  • Her husband is an orthopedic surgeon.

Sunny Hostin has shown a lot of dedication and hard work throughout her career. Having worked for various firms to solve some of the problems faced by most people in society has made her even more popular. She inspires a lot of people to put their focus on their careers in order to succeed in life.


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