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List of famous female television show hosts, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest female television show hosts list contains the most prominent and top females known for being television show hosts. There are thousand of females working as television show hosts in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic television show hosts have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a female aspiring to be a television show host then the people below should give you inspiration.

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While this isn't a list of all female television show hosts, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous female television show hosts?" and "Who are the best female television show hosts?"
Susan Lucci is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Female Television Show Hosts
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Susan Victoria Lucci is an American actress, television host, author and entrepreneur, best known for portraying Erica Kane on the ABC daytime drama All My Children. The character is considered an icon, and Lucci has been called "Daytime's Leading Lady" by TV Guide, with The New York Times and the Los Angeles Times citing her as the highest-paid actor in daytime television. As early as 1991, her salary had been reported as over $1 million a year. In 1996, TV Guide ranked Lucci number 37 on its 50 Greatest TV Stars of All Time list. In 2005, she received a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and was inducted into the Broadcasting Hall of Fame in 2006. She was named one of VH1's 200 Top Icons ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 71

Birthplace: USA, Scarsdale, New York

Also Ranked

#94 on American Public Figures Who Are National Treasures

#18 on Celebrity Women Over 60 You Wouldn't Mind Your Dad Dating

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Nancy Grace is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Female Television Show Hosts
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Nancy Ann Grace is an American legal commentator, television host, television journalist, and former prosecutor. She frequently discusses issues from what she describes as a "victims' rights" standpoint, with an outspoken style that has brought her both praise and criticism. She is the host of Nancy Grace, a nightly celebrity news and current affairs show on HLN, and she was the host of Court TV's Closing Arguments. She also co-wrote the book Objection!: How High-Priced Defense Attorneys, Celebrity Defendants, and a 24/7 Media Have Hijacked Our Criminal Justice System. Grace was also the arbiter of Swift Justice with Nancy Grace in the syndicated courtroom reality show's first season. Due to ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 58

Birthplace: Macon, Georgia, United States of America

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#30 on The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today

#55 on Celebrities You Would Not Want as a Stepmom

#50 on Favorite Good Morning America Hosts

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Carnie Wilson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Female Television Show Hosts
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Carnie Wilson is an American singer and television host, perhaps best known as a member of the pop music group Wilson Phillips. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 49

Birthplace: Bel-Air, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

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#41 on The Most Musically Gifted Children of Musicians

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Annie Sprinkle is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Female Television Show Hosts
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Annie M. Sprinkle is an American sex educator, former prostitute, feminist stripper, pornographic actress, cable television host, porn magazine editor, writer and sex film producer. She received a BFA in photography from the School of Visual Arts in 1986 and earned a doctorate in human sexuality from the unaccredited Institute for Advanced Study of Human Sexuality in San Francisco in 1992. Currently, Sprinkle works as a performance artist and sex educator. Sprinkle, who describes herself as "ecosexual", married her long-time partner, Beth Stephens, in Canada on January 14, 2007. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 61

Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

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