Lisa Canning

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Lisa Canning
Born (1966-11-07) November 7, 1966 (age 51)
St.Thomas, Virgin Islands (United States of America)
Occupation TV/Radio personality
Years active 1989—present
Spouse(s) Harold Austin

Lisa Canning (born November 7, 1966) is an Virgin Islander American television and radio hostess and correspondent.

She is married to Harold Austin and lives in Los Angeles, California.[citation needed]


Her credits include Entertainment Tonight from 1996-1999,[1][2] co-host of "Knights and Warriors", the first season of Dancing with the Stars, Beyond With James Van Praagh (as the backstage interviewer/skeptic) and the Pax show Destination Stardom.[3]

As an actress Canning appeared in small roles in the feature films Scream,[2] Intermission, and The Day After Tomorrow. She has acted on the television soap operas General Hospital[2] and The Young and the Restless.




  1. ^ Lavin, Cheryl (9 March 1997). Fast Track - Lisa Canning, Chicago Tribune
  2. ^ a b c d (12 July 1999). ‘ET’ releases three reporters, Variety
  3. ^ Littleton, Cynthia (4 August 1999). Canning attains 'stardom', Variety
  4. ^ Lipton, Lauren (16 February 1991). Lisa Canning Plays Deejay by Day, Rick Dees' Sidekick by Late Night, Los Angeles Times
  5. ^ Adalian, Josef (29 December 2005). New co-host cutting in on next ‘Stars’, Variety

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Preceded by
New show
Co-Host of Dancing with the Stars
Succeeded by
Samantha Harris