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(Television Broadcaster, Guest Reporter)

Robin Roberts is a Good Morning America host. Robin is a lesbian and happily married to her girlfriend Amber Laign.

Relationship Facts of Robin Roberts

Robin Roberts is married to Amber Laign.
She is mother of None.
Robin Roberts is not having an affair with anyone presently.
Her sexual orientation is not straight and is lesbian.

When is Robin Roberts Marrying?

Robin Roberts is an engaged woman.

Robin Roberts announced she and her longtime partner Amber Laign are marrying in 2023.

Amber is a massage therapist. The TV anchor said that she and her girlfriend of 23 years would walk down the aisle this year.

The couple started dating in 2005. Her relationship is with the same sex. They have no children yet.

The couple spends their weekend at their Connecticut home and during the weekdays she lives at her New York apartment.

She officially announced her being a lesbian on Good Morning America and she posted her girlfriend’s photo on social media.

She had not opened her sexual orientation before.

Laign suffered from breast cancer in late 2021.

She also suffered from myelodysplastic syndrome- a condition that makes blood-forming cells in the bone marrow abnormal.

Who is Robin Roberts?

Robin Roberts is an American television broadcaster and guest reporter of ABC’s Good Morning America.

She worked as a full-time co-anchor of the morning news program in 2005. She was awarded the 2012 Peabody Award.

Robin Roberts: Age, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity

She was born on November 23, 1960, in Tuskegee, Alabama. She grew up in Pass Christian, Mississippi. Her birth sign is Sagittarius.

Robert is of American citizenship and her ethnicity is All-American. She is the youngest of four sisters.

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Caption: Robin Roberts and Amber Laign (Source: The Net Line)

Her father’s name is Colonel Lawrence E. Roberts, a pilot and her mother’s name is Lucimarian Roberts.

Her father was also a member of the Tuskegee Airmen.

She spent her childhood practicing athletic and academic success.

She also used to play basketball and tennis during her early years.

Education, School/College University

She completed her degree from Southeastern Louisiana University in 1983 where she studied with a scholarship in Journalism.

Robin Roberts: Professional Life, Career

She started her career in Mississippi as a sports reporter and anchored for a local TV station.

She became successful and progressed to a larger city in the south.

Robert was offered to work at ESPN and she hosted the news program, Sportscenter.

In the meantime, she also made an appearance as a guest reporter on ABC’s Good Morning America.

After analyzing her talent, ABC hired her as a full-time co-anchor of the morning news program.

She along with George Stephanopoulos helped the anchor Diane Sawyer to lead the show to the top of the competitive morning show.

Robert took a rest from her career in order to treat her rare blood disorder and she suffered from breast cancer in 2007.

Bone marrow was transplanted to her in September.

She made a come in her career on February 20, 2013, after the treatment i.e., after 174 days.

She helped her show collect the best rating numbers with her show.

Robin made her presence in ABC’s news coverage sporadically since then and also at the 2013 Academy Awards.

But, she had not recovered fully and with the consult and suggestion of doctors, she anchored Good Morning America daily once again.

Roberts celebrated her 20th anniversary with Good Morning America in April 2022.

Awards, Nominations

Robin got the award 2012 Peabody Award for her program GMA and she was honored by the 2013 ESPYs in July 2013.

Also, she was awarded Arthur Ashe Courage Award by basketball star LeBron James.

Another achievement of hers is the 2018 Radio Television Digital News Foundation’s Lifetime Achievement Award.

She has been selected as a mentor for Disney’s ‘DreamBigPrincess’ on October 10, 2018.

She co-anchored the wedding of the American television star, Meghan Markle with Prince Harry on May 19, 2018.

Robin Roberts: Net Worth, Salary

As of 2022, it is estimated that she has a net worth of $45 million.

Her main source of income is her professional career and she receives a salary of $18 million per year.

Robin has an incredible home in Connecticut.

Robin Roberts: Rumors, Controversies

There were rumors about her sexuality and she came in public and announced herself as gay officially in December 2013.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size

She has a height of 5 ft. 9 inches and her weight is 53 kg.

Robin has brown hair color and brown eyes. She wears a bra of size 34B.

Her body measurement is 34-27-34.  She wears a dress size of 5(US).

Social Media

Robin has around 790k followers on Instagram, above 1.16M followers on Twitter, and around 770k followers on Facebook.


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How much is Robin Roberts's net worth?

  • She has assets worth $45 million.

Which college did Robin go to?

  • She enrolled at Southeastern Louisiana University.

Is Robin dating anyone?

  • She is currently romancing with Amber Laign.