|Born Name||Maria Celeste Arraras|
|Birth Place||Mayaguez, Puerto Rico|
|Height||5 feet 8 inches|
|Nationality||American, Puerto Rican|
|Net Worth||$10 million|
|Sibling||Francisco Naranjo, Isabel Celeste Arrarás, Percy Naranjo, Gabriel Enrique Arrarás, Patricia Arrarás, Astrid Arrarás, José Enrique, Jr. Arrarás, Enrique Antonio Arrarás|
|Parents||Jose Enrique Arraras, Astrid Mangual|
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María Celeste Arraras‘ dream of being a great swimmer devastated when she was forced to quit after being diagnosed with mononucleosis. Seeking something challenging, she started writing in her father’s newspaper.
Arraras has always been a competitive person due to which she has become the person she is. She has made a huge name for herself in the journalism sector winning three Emmy Awards in Journalism.
María Celeste Arraras Personal Life
Maria’s professional life has been very controversial at times, however, her personal life has always been under the shadows.
Current Relationships; Had Troubled Past Affairs with Husband and Partner
At the moment, Maria Celeste Arraras seems to be relishing her single life. Looks like she is taking a break from all the hustle and bustle of dating or married life.
The famous broadcaster was previously married Manny Arvesu on January 27th, 1996. The couple shares three children together, Adrian Arvesu, Lara Giuliana Arvesu, and Julian Arvesu. The duo adopted a Russian child named Vadim and later changed his name to Adrian.
The relationship did not last for a long time. The duo divorced on March 27, 2004, after a series of conflicts between them.
Maria was also in a relationship with Raul Quintana. She started dating Raul after getting divorced from Manny. The relationship between the duo ended real bad after a violent incident occurred between the lovers.
On May 28, 2010, around midnight the duo got into a serious fight. Raul assaulted her and according to reports, he reportedly grabbed her throat. Maria called 911 and asked for help of the cops.
When the police arrived at the scene, Maria’s hair was all messed up. She had a swollen lip and beat marks all over her body. The news quickly spread in the Spanish language media. Her fans showed sympathy all over social media.
María Celeste Arraras Net Worth
Maria Celeste is hugely popular in the Latin community. She is one of the most renowned journalists in the world. No wonder, she is wealthy. Maria has garnered a huge amount of wealth from her career spanning more than a decade.
Salary and Earnings
Maria Celeste has an estimated net worth of $10 million. Most of her earnings come from her career in media. Apart from her career in journalism, she is also an acclaimed author, an actor, a screenwriter and a talk show host.
The average salary of a journalist in the United States is $11.59 – $24.69 per hour. Celeste, however, makes way more money. She makes a staggering amount of $33,600 – $44,700 per episode.
Maria is also the editorial director of Telemundo, a television broadcasting company where Maria is also the anchor. She makes around $84,532 as the editorial director of the company.
YouTube: Watch Maria Celeste Arraras interview Will Smith in the Spanish language.
The renowned journalist is also the executive producer and screenwriter of the TV show El Secreto de Selena. The average salary of an executive producer is $124,000 while the average salary of a screenwriter is $50,000 – $90,000.
Celeste is also a renowned author. She has authored 3 books. Her first book Selena’s Secret comes with a price of $4.27 and $9.23 on Kindle. Maria’s second book The Magic Cane costs $9.02 on Amazon. Her third book Make Your Life Prime Time costs $17.99 and $13.99 on kindle.
Maria is also an actor. The salary of an average actor is $50,000 – $104,000 per year. Celeste is not a professional actor, however, she made some appearance in some movies including Contact which grossed $171.1 million.
Earnings from social media
Maria is hugely popular on social media. She is an avid user of social media with accounts across all platforms including Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. She has 3,792,903 followers on Facebook, 1.5 million followers on Instagram and 1.16 million followers on Twitter.
Maria makes an estimated amount of $3,070.5 – $5,117.5 per sponsored post.
María Celeste Arraras: Body Measurements
Maria Celeste Arraras stands tall with a height of 5 feet 8 inches and weighs around 67 kg. She has a body measurement of 40-24-35 inches. Her shoe size is 7.5. Arraras has a pair of brown eyes and hair of the same color.
Quick Facts: María Celeste Arraras
- Maria Celeste Arraras celebrates her birthday on September 27.
- María Celeste Arraras won a gold medal in swimming at the 1971 Central American Games in Cuba.
- After graduating from college, she did not get a journalism job so she had to work in advertising.
- Maria is a spokesperson for PETA.
- She conducted an interview with Latin musician Ricky Martin in the Spanish language.
- Her father was a politician.
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