Andreana Tantaros is an American conservative political analyst and commentator. She was a co-host of Outnumbered on Fox News, and an original co-host of The Five. She sued Fox News in August 2016, accusing Roger Ailes, Bill O’Reilly, and others of sexual harassment. The case was dismissed in court in May 2018. She worked as a waitress in her family’s restaurant when she was a teenager. Andrea Tantaros began dating guitarist Dave Navarro in 2015. Andrea Konstantina Tantaros was born on December 30, 1978, in Allentown, Pennsylvania. She is the daughter of Konstatinos and Barbara. The Tantaros family owned a quaint restaurant named Pied Piper Diner.
Andrea Tantaros Early Life:
Tantaros was born and raised in Allentown, Pennsylvania, where she attended and graduated from Parkland High School in Allentown. Her father is a Greek immigrant, and her mother is of Italian descent. Her family owned the Pied Piper Diner, where she worked.
Andrea finished her degree in French and Journalism at Lehigh University. Afterward, she moved to Sorbonne in Paris, France, for her undergraduate studies.
She graduated from Lehigh University with a degree in French and journalism, being fluent also in Greek and Spanish. As she was finishing her degree, Andrea worked as an intern for CNN’s Crossfire program, when she helped cover the Republican National Convention in Philadelphia. Her journal notes during the experience depict her advising herself to “Make yourself invaluable. Ask questions… Be a jack of all trades.” She completed her graduate studies at the Sorbonne in Paris, France, where she earned a master’s degree. After returning from Paris in 2003, Tantaros moved to Washington, D.C.
Andrea Tantaros Career:
Tantaros worked as a spokeswoman for Massachusetts Governor William Weld, then Congressman Pat Toomey and former National Republican Congressional Committee Chairman Thomas Reynolds. After moving to New York City in 2005, she started Andrea Tantaros Media, which provided crisis management and media strategy consulting to Fortune 500 companies and political campaigns.
Tantaros joined Fox News Channel in April 2010 as a political contributor. In 2011, she was named a co-host of The Five. After several months of airing, The Five consistently beat its competitors on MSNBC and CNN combined and by 2013, it was the second-most watched program in cable news.
Tantaros went on to co-host Outnumbered in 2014. In December 2014, in response to a Senate Intelligence Committee report on CIA torture programs, Tantaros said “The United States of America is awesome. We are awesome, but we’ve had this discussion” about torture.” “The reason they want to have this discussion is not to show how awesome we are;” rather, “this administration wants to have this discussion to show us how we’re not awesome.” This is because “they apologized for this country, they don’t like this country, they want us to look bad. And all this does is have our enemies laughing at us, that we are having this debate again.”
Andrea Tantaros Net Worth:
Presently, Andrea Tantaros’ net worth is $3.5 million. Her income comes from her work as a news correspondent. In addition, she has also worked as a spokesperson for several politicians.
Moreover, Andrea is also an author. This means that she earns from books like Tied Up In Knots: How Getting What We Wanted To Be Made Women Miserable. Broadside Books published the book in 2016. In addition, Andrea also earns from the company that she established.
Andrea Tantaros Biography
|Real Name||Andreana Kostantina Tantaros|
|Profession||Television personality, Political Analyst|
|Date of Birth||30 December 1978|
|Age||43 Years (as on 2022)|
|Net Worth||$3.5 Million|
|Birth Place||Allentown, Pennsylvania, United States|
|Height||5′ 4″ (1.63 m)|
|Education||Graduate in French and Journalism|
|School||Parkland High School|
|Siblings||Thea Tantaros, Daniel Tantaros, Dean Tantaros|
|Favourite Actor||Dwayne Johnson|
|Favourite News Reader||Ainsley Earhardt & Kat Timpf|
Andrea Tantaros Controversy:
In 2016, Andrea herself became a news item after filing a case of sexual harassment against. She claimed that Scott Brown, Bill O’Reilly, Dean Cain, and Roger Ailes initiated actions and comments that were sexual.
After initiating formal complaints of sexual harassment against Fox News personnel, on April 25, 2016, she was pulled from the show for what Fox News said were “contract issues.” In August 2016, Tantaros filed a lawsuit claiming that she approached Fox News executives about Roger Ailes sexually harassing her in 2015. She said that her allegations resulted first in her being demoted from The Five to Outnumbered, and then in her being taken off the air in April 2016.
The lawsuit also claimed that Bill O’Reilly, Dean Cain, and Scott Brown made inappropriate comments to her, and that Brown and Cain touched her without her consent. Brown, Cain, and O’Reilly all denied her allegations. Her amended complaint, filed on January 29, 2018, contained details intended to back up her claims of a culture of harassment—including spying on employees—at the network. However, that complaint, too, was rejected. On May 18, 2018, Judge George B. Daniels threw her case out, citing lack of “factual support.” Tantaros, with no formal legal training, had decided to represent herself in the case after going through three lawyers.
Andrea Tantaros Husband:
Tantaros has never been married. However, in 2015, she was in a relationship with Dave Navarro, the former guitarist for the . He is also the former husband of actress and model Carmen Electra.
Based on appearances, Andrea and Dave are the exact opposites, but they were able to make their relationship work. Sadly, the relationship did not last long. Today, Andrea has chosen to keep her love affair private, so there is no information on who she is currently dating.
Where Is Andrea Tantaros Now?
Tantaros is currently very active on the podcast, which lets her share her political views. She also runs a company named after her. Her business assists companies in need of crisis management or media strategies. They also provide campaign strategies and services to politicians.
Andrea Tantaros Quick Facts:
- She worked as a waitress in her family’s restaurant when she was a teenager.
- She began dating guitarist Dave Navarro in 2015.
- Andrea Tantaros is a television host and political analyst on American television. She was also the co-anchor of programs like Outnumbered and The Five, which air on Fox News Channel.
- A controversy in 2016 dragged her name across the headlines after she sued for sexual harassment. The case was eventually dismissed in May 2018. Soon after that, also terminated Andrea Tantaros’ contract.
- Andrea finished her degree in French and Journalism at Lehigh University. Afterward, she moved to Sorbonne in Paris, France, for her undergraduate studies.