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Showbiz Shelly

Showbiz Shelly

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Showbiz Shelly is the entertainment reporter and co-host for The J Show on B96 Radio (96.3 FM). At 7:15 am, every weekday morning she also takes on listeners in a pop culture quiz: The Showbiz Shelly Smackdown.

Growing up in Chicagoland, Shelly would listen to B96 while driving to New Trier High School.  She later graduated from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism with a degree in broadcasting.  It is at Northwestern where she discovered her passion for entertainment news being head of the Arts and Entertainment division of Northwestern’s television station. She started as a B96 promotions intern her sophomore year of college and worked her way up to the morning show.  During her last ten years as an entertainment reporter at B96, she has met celebrities ranging from Miley Cyrus to Michael Jordan.  Shelly has also contributed entertainment scoops to ABC’s Windy City Live, CBS and more.

One of Shelly’s favorite activities outside of work is beach volleyball.

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[Listen] Amy Schumer Set To Play Barbie In Live-Action Comedy

Amy Schumer Set To Play Barbie In Live-Action Comedy.

Chicago’s B96–18 hours ago


[Listen] The FULL List Of Nomminees For The 2017 Grammys

And the Grammy nominees are…

Chicago’s B96–18 hours ago

Showbiz Shelly Smackdown

[Listen] Showbiz Smackdown: Rachelle From Lemont

Matthew McConaughey’s go-to karaoke song is John Mellencamp’s Pink Houses. What 70’s themed movie kicked off his career?

Chicago’s B96–19 hours ago

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[Listen] Showbiz Shelly Update For 12/06/16

Shia LaBeouf dissed Soulja Boy with a perfect rap.

Chicago’s B96–20 hours ago

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[Watch] Jennifer Aniston Confronts Rachel Green On SNL

SNL brought out Rachel Green to comment on 90’s nostalgia for Weekend Update.

Chicago’s B96–12/05/2016

Showbiz Shelly Smackdown

[Listen] Showbiz Smackdown: Amy From Itasca

Reese Witherspoon posted an adorable movie date with her kids at the “Sing” premiere. What film did she star is with Sophia Vergara which she also produced?

Chicago’s B96–12/05/2016

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[Listen] Showbiz Shelly Update For 12/05/16

Mariah Carey’s reality show premiered last night!

Chicago’s B96–12/05/2016

Showbiz Shelly Smackdown

[Listen] Showbiz Smackdown: Colleen From Chesterton

Mandy Moore says she’s ready to finally have kids. What movie did Mandy have her first lead role?

Chicago’s B96–12/02/2016

Selena Gomez (Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

[Listen] Showbiz Shelly Update For 12/02/16

Selena slays the Instagram game.

Chicago’s B96–12/02/2016

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[Pics] Bella Hadid And The Weeknd’s VS Fashion Show Encounter

The world is freaking out about The Weeknd and Bella Hadid.

Chicago’s B96–12/01/2016


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