Roseanne Tellez

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Roseanne Tellez (born October 13, 1962) is an American television reporter and anchor who has been working since 1988. Since December 2004, she has anchored morning, midday, and evening newscasts for WBBM-TV, the CBS affiliate in Chicago, Illinois. However, she currently anchors at 11 a.m. and reports for the early evening newscasts.

Roseanne Tellez
Born (1962-10-13) October 13, 1962 (age 55)
Washington, DC, United States
Alma mater Orange Coast College
University Of Southern California
Occupation News Anchor at WBBM-TV (Chicago)
Years active 1988-present

Early life and career[edit]

A native of the Washington, DC suburbs in northern Virginia, Tellez earned an A.A. degree from Orange Coast College in 1983,[1] and a B.A. degree in broadcast journalism from the University of Southern California in Los Angeles. From 1988 to 1990, she worked for WTLV-TV in Jacksonville, Florida before moving to WGN-TV in Chicago, working for the morning and midday team. Prior to her work in Jacksonville, Tellez worked for KQTV in St. Joseph, Missouri as an anchor and reporter.

Personal life[edit]

Tellez is divorced with three children. In her spare time, she works in the fight against muscular dystrophy, even hosting the local Muscular Dystrophy Association's annual telethon.


  1. ^ "Inductees in the Alumni Hall of Fame". Archived from the original on 2008-05-01. Retrieved 2008-04-03.