Sandie Rinaldo is a very famous Candian television journalist, news anchor, actress as well as producer. Sandie Rinaldo is also a former dancer. At present, she is working as a news anchor for CTV News. She also works for W5. She is prominent as an anchor for the newscasts on Canada AM in the 1980s. Likewise, she is the first woman in Canada to hold a full-time position as a national news anchor.
Table of Biography
Early Life and Childhood
Sandie Rinaldo was born on January 16, 1950. As of the year, she is currently 71 years old. Her birthplace is in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. She has a birth name as Sandra Bricks Rinaldo. The names of their parents not known to anyone. Nevertheless, her parents are Canadians. She belongs to the ethnicity of North American. Also, her nationality is Canadian.
Woefully, there are not many details and information regarding her childhood as well as her family. Hence, it seems as if she is a single child in her family. Current;y, she is seventy years old. And, she has Capricorn as a zodiac sign.
Talking about her educational details, she has completed her education from York University. She has received a degree in Bachelor of Arts in the year 1973.
Career and Professional life
After her graduation, she initiated her career as a dancer in the initial phase of her career. She started appearing on television. Her first TV appearance was in television series named Where It’s At in the late 1960s.
Later on, she initiated her journalism career through CTV Television Network in 1973. Firstly, she worked as a junior secretary to the director of news, Donald Cameron. Then, she became the production manager for W5. Shen then worked as a researcher. In the duration, she also did the report for CTV National News and Canada.
Amazingly, she could become an anchor for the newscasts on Canada AM in 1980
Latterly, she worked in World Beat News on the network’s Toronto affiliate CFTO in the early 1990s. She then began anchoring CTV News Channel in 2009. After one year, she began working as a co-host of W5. Moreover, she was a contributing reporter for the program.
Awards and Net Worth
As mentioned above, she became the first woman in Canada to hold a full-time position as a national news anchor in the same year. Similarly, Sandie received American Film & Video Award for Childbirth From Inside-Out in 1990. In that year, she also won an RTNDA award for Best Newscast for coverage in 1999.
Astonishingly, she won Bryden Alumni Award from York University in the year 2005. According to various sources, Sandie’s net worth is predicted to be $8 million. Additionally, her annual salary is approximately $1 million. Unfortunately, other facts and figures about her personal belongings and income are not known through any sources.
The talented host had past relationships as well. Previously, she was married to Michael Rinaldo. Her married life came to an end when her husband, Michael went through his tragic death in the year, 2005. The married couple shares three children. Nevertheless, her children’s names are unknown to the public.
Since her husband’s death, she does not seem to be dating anyone till now. Presently, she is single.
There are only a few rumors about Sandie. It was once rumored that she has gone through facial reconstruction surgery. It was said that this is the reason for her younger look despite her age. However, she has claimed anything about this rumor. There re no other rumors related to her professional life.
Sandie Rinaldo has been able to balance both her professional as well as personal life.
Body Measurement and Social Media
Sandie Rinaldo has a great body figure with a height of five feet six inches. Nonetheless, there are so many details unavailable such as her weight, body measurements, shoe size, bra size, waist size, and hips size.
On the other hand, she has blonde hair color. And, she has brown colored eyes.
Though Sandie Rinaldo is active on Twitter, she is not active on both Facebook as well as Instagram. She has 7,169 followers on Twitter.