Insight On Steve Edwards' Bio, Personal Life & Other Facts
Steve Edwards is a TV show host known for hosting Good Day L.A. (2008-2017) and A.M. Los Angeles (1986-1990).
He was also the showrunner for the nationally syndicated program Good Day Live (2001).
Steve was awarded the Los Angeles Area Emmy Awards’ prestigious Governor’s Award for his contribution to the media in 2010. The show host had also earned a star on the Walk of Fame at 6150 Hollywood Boulevard on 14th May 2004.
Steve Edwards’ Age & Bio
Steven Edward Schwartz was born on 23rd August 1948 in New York. He earned a degree in History from the University of Miami and later earned a master’s degree in Clinical Psychology from the University of Houston.
He pursued a career in broadcasting after completing his studies in the late 1960s. His first broadcasting job was with KMSC radio in Clear Lake City, Texas. Steve also has experience working as a news anchor and talk show host.
Fired From Good Day L.A.
Steve was fired from Good Day L.A. on Fox 11 affiliate KTTV in December of 2017. Reportedly, he was let go because of sexual harassment accusations made by co-workers.
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Fox 11 did not reveal the reasons behind their actions and simply stated that he had indeed left the station. According to dailymail.co.uk, some sources said that Steve was in his final contract with the show and that his departure was natural.
The fired host did not make any comments on the matter, and his colleagues have remained mum as well.
Wife & Children
Good Day L.A.’s former host is married to Jean Edwards. The two first met in college and were college sweethearts.
Steve Edwards with wife, Jean Edwards (Photo: bdbphotos.com)
The couple has two children: a son and a daughter, both of whom are musicians.
Their son, Greg Edwards, is a bassist and guitarist for the seminal rock band, Failure. As for their daughter Julie Edwards, she is a drummer in a two-man band with Linsey Troy.
According to celebritynetworth.com, Steve Edwards has a net worth of $8 million.
He was nominated for the 1983 Primetime Emmy for Outstanding Individual Achievement - Informational Programming for Entertainment Tonight (1981).
The show host has acted in Raising Hope (2010-2013) and 24 (2006).