Maria Menounos: The beauty Her credentials: After years competing in beauty pageants, she started off as a reporter for the student news source Channel One News. After graduation she worked on Entertainment Tonight for three years, left to pursue an acting career, got a job on "Access Hollywood," and cohosted a few episodes of The Today Show. Her style: Shes comfortable on camera, but shes not especially smart or funny. The stunning good looks make up for it. Will she stick around: Were not counting on it.
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