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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.

Showbiz Shelly Smackdown

[Listen] Showbiz Smackdown: Jackson From Rogers Park

People are saying Beyonce’s Formation tour mirrors Janet Jackson’s “Rhythm Nation.” Jackson played the character of Charlene DuPrey on what 80’s sitcom?

Chicago’s B96–05/26/2016

Amber Heard and Johnny Depp (Michael Kovac/Getty Images)

[Listen] Showbiz Shelly Update For 5/26/16

Amber Heard is divorcing from Johnny Depp!

Chicago’s B96–05/26/2016

Showbiz Shelly Smackdown

[Listen] Showbiz Smackdown: Jessie From Palatine

Anne Hathaway broke out in hives before going on a talk show. What 2010 Disney film did she star as the White Queen?

Chicago’s B96–05/25/2016

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[Listen] Showbiz Shelly Update For 5/25/16

The Voice finale had its BIG season finale!

Chicago’s B96–05/25/2016

Showbiz Shelly Smackdown

[Listen] Showbiz Smackdown: Jack From Palos Hills

Madonna defended her Prince tribute on Instagram. What’s the name of her fashion line she created with her daughter?

Chicago’s B96–05/24/2016

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[Listen] Showbiz Shelly Update For 5/24/16

Kris Jenner no longer wants to use her last name Jenner and wants to go back to being a Kardashian.

Chicago’s B96–05/24/2016

Showbiz Shelly Smackdown

[Listen] Showbiz Smackdown: Jen From Riverside

Megan Fox is in the upcoming Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows. Fox once starred in an Eminem video for what song?

Chicago’s B96–05/23/2016

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[Listen] Carmen’s 7am Crank Call: Cheesecake Thief

Carmen is calling because she wants to know who stole her cheesecake!

Chicago’s B96–05/23/2016

LAS VEGAS, NV - MAY 22:  Co-hosts Ciara (L) and Ludacris speak onstage during the 2016 Billboard Music Awards at T-Mobile Arena on May 22, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

[Listen] Showbiz Shelly Update For 5/23/16

FULL recap of the Billboard Music Awards!

Chicago’s B96–05/23/2016

Showbiz Shelly Smackdown

[Listen] Showbiz Smackdown: Shelly From Lakeview

Dwayne Johnson will star in the reboot of Jumanji. What late-comedian stared in the original?

Chicago’s B96–05/19/2016

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