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.
Emma Stone is the highest paid actress of 2017.
Selena Gomez has just designed her first ever Coach bag. Which hair care product line does she do commercials for?
Tom Cruise’s injury puts filming on hiatus until he is fully recovered.
Chris Brown gets raw and real in his new documentary
Demi Lovato wrote Joe Jonas a sweet birthday message. What was the first single for Joe’s band DNCE?
Jennifer Lawrence wants you to drink wine with her!
Ryan Reynolds writes a heartfelt note mourning stuntwoman accident.
Alex Rodriguez shared he goes to yoga with girlfriend Jennifer Lopez. What sports team does JLo own a small percent of?
Things heat up in the ring with James Corden and Samuel L Jackson battle in out!
Taylor Swift’s trial has come to an end by winning her case.