Michelle Collins Biography
Michelle Collins (Michelle Elizabeth Collins) is an American comedian and talk show host. She is the host of “90 Day Live” on TLC Channel. Collins is a former co-host of ‘The View’. She came into the entertainment industry as the managing editor of VH1’s bestweekever.tv, a pop culture website that tied into the series of the same name.
Michelle Collins Age
She was born on 9th July 1981 in Miami Beach, Florida (37 years as of 2018).
Michelle Collins Family
Collin parents are Judy and Mel Collins, they are of Eastern European Jewish descent. She has an older brother.
Michelle Collins Education
She is a graduate from Barnard College in New York with a B.A. in Art History.
Michelle Collins Comedian
She won the ECNY Award for Best Female Standup Comedian in New York in 2009 and was also featured as a “Comedian to Watch” in the magazine YRB the same year. She won LOGO’s NewNowNext Award for “Breakout Comic” in 2010.
Michelle Collins The View
She made several appearances on ‘The View’ before being signed up as a co-host on 13th July 2015 for the nineteenth season.
On 14th September 2015 together with co-host Joy Behar, they made controversial jokes and about Miss Colorado Kelley Johnson’s performance in the Miss America competition. Kelley had delivered a monologue about being a nurse. She mocked her performance while Behar asked why she was wearing a doctor’s stethoscope. Behar tried to defend herself saying that she didn’t know she was an actual nurse.
On 16th September, Collin and Behar apologized after the controversy caused the Nurses Unite hashtag boycott of the show. The apology was deemed insincere by many show critics.
Collin also faced criticism after she joked that Carly Florina, a presidential candidate, the face looked ‘demented’ hen smiling during a primary debate. He also humorously defended Hillary Clinton’s marriage against statements made by Fiorina, coining the hashtag: #BitchCommits
On 3rd June 2016, Collin was fired from ‘The View’.
Michelle Collins SiriusXM
On 13th July 2016, she began hosting All My Gay Friends Are Getting Married on ABC. She was later announced as the host of ‘After Paradise’, the live after-show of Bachelor in Paradise. She also hosted two shows on Lifetime TV: Little Talk Live and Date Night Live. In 2018 the began her show ‘The Michelle Collins Show’ on SiriusXM.
TLC “90 Day Live”
Collin became the host “90 Day Live” on 8th July 2018. The show is a review show that takes place directly after the weekly show “90 Day Fiancée: Happily Ever After?” on TLC. The show features her giving a recap of that weeks shows events along with special guests.
Michelle Collins Net Worth
Michelle Collins already made her name in the field of showbiz. Her estimated Net Worth is at least $1.16 Million dollars as of 29 August 2017.