Amelyn Veloso

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Amelyn Veloso
Born Amelyn Esther Veloso
(1974-04-25)April 25, 1974
Cebu City, Philippines
Died August 24, 2017(2017-08-24) (aged 43)
Manila, Philippines
Cause of death Cancer
Resting place St John the Baptist Columbary and Park, Taytay, Rizal, Calabarzon, Philippines[1]
Other names Amelyn Esther Veloso-Zapanta
Occupation News anchor, journalist
Years active 1997–2017
Employer IBC 1997-1998
ABC/TV5 1999-2013
Solar News 2013-2014
9TV Philippines 2014-2015
CNN Philippines 2015-2017

Amelyn Esther Veloso-Zapanta (April 25, 1974 – August 24, 2017)[2] was a Filipina broadcast journalist of CNN Philippines.[3][4]

Before her death, she was the anchor of the morning show New Day, Morning Newsroom, and the public service program Serbisyo All Access. She was known for her signature trademark line, "Be Well" at the end of her programs.[4] A co-anchor of Solar Daybreak from 7 January 2013[5] until 2014.[6] she had stints with IBC-13 and TV5.[4]

On August 24, 2017, Veloso died due to liver metastasis secondary to breast cancer.[2][4][7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Goodbye, Amelyn Veloso". CNN Philippines. Retrieved August 29, 2017. 
  2. ^ a b Bianc, Josh (24 August 2017). "BREAKING NEWS: CNN Philippines Anchor Amelyn Veloso Dies at 42". philnews.ph. Retrieved 24 August 2017. 
  3. ^ "MNP Q&A: Amelyn Veloso, News Anchor for Solar News". Medianewser.com. Retrieved 30 August 2017. 
  4. ^ a b c d "CNN Philippines senior anchor Amelyn Veloso dies". CNN Philippines. August 24, 2017. Retrieved August 30, 2017. 
  5. ^ "Amelyn Veloso joins Solar News". Medianewser.com. Retrieved 30 August 2017. 
  6. ^ "Gani & Amelyn give Filipinos power to be heard". Philstar.com. Retrieved 30 August 2017. 
  7. ^ Custodio, Arlo (August 24, 2017). "Broadcaster Amelyn Veloso passes away". The Manila Times. Retrieved August 24, 2017. 

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