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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.

Mariah Carey’s Home Gets Targeted In LA Robbery

What did the robbers steal $50,000 of? 

Chicago’s B96–12 hours ago

Pink Shares How Christina Aguilera Swung A Punch At Her In The Club

Pink addresses Christina Aguilera feud!

Chicago’s B96–12 hours ago

Showbiz Smackdown: Kyle From Wisconsin

Kaley Cuoco was busted by the TSA for having multiple wine openers in her carry on. What show sitcom was Kaley on where she landed her breakthrough role?

Chicago’s B96–13 hours ago

Carmen’s 7am Crank Call: Are You On A Run?

Is she on the run?

Chicago’s B96–13 hours ago

Channing Tatum Pulls Out Of First Film As A Director

Channing Tatum has pulled out of a film with the Weinstein Co. to support women

Chicago’s B96–10/19/2017

Fashion Police Is Coming To An End

Will you tune in to the final episode?

Chicago’s B96–10/19/2017

Showbiz Smackdown: Danielle From Waukegan

Alicia Keys will be returning to The Voice next season. What brand of jeans is she a spokesmodel for?

Chicago’s B96–10/19/2017

Anna Faris Dating Two Months After Divorce

Do you think she’s moving on too soon?

Chicago’s B96–10/19/2017

Mary J Blige Shutdown Pink On A Collab…To Her Face

Pink laughs off being shutdown by Mary J Blige when she asks to collab.

Chicago’s B96–10/18/2017

Showbiz Smackdown: Christina From Hobart

Miles Teller proposed to his girlfriend Keleigh Sperry during an African Safari. What film was Teller in that was nominated for best picture?

Chicago’s B96–10/18/2017


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