Jim Cantiello

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Jim Cantiello
Born (1981-11-22) November 22, 1981 (age 32)
Long Island, New York
Nationality American
Occupation Television personality
Years active 2007—present
Known for Correspondent on MTV News

Jim Cantiello (born November 22, 1981) is an American television personality and correspondent at MTV News. He is the current host of the "Tweet Beat," as well as the resident MTV News American Idol Expert, hosting weekly "American Idol in 60 Seconds" features for mtv.com. He also posts weekly musical "Glee-Caps" for each episode of Glee.

In 2009, he hosted a short lived MTV web short series called Daily Detox. The show re-capped MTV reality shows. Cantiello left MTV in early 2012 and joined the Fox singing competition The X Factor during its second season as a backstage correspondent.

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Jim married Jessica, his high school sweetheart, in 2006.

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