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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.

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

Blac Chyna Is Ready To Sue ALL Of The Kardashians

Blac Chyna Is Ready To Sue ALL Of The Kardashians!

Chicago’s B96–10/18/2017

Showbiz Smackdown: Carly From Rolling Meadows

Sam Smith was seen kissing actor, Brandon Flynn. Flynn played Justin on what Netflix series?

Chicago’s B96–10/17/2017

Harvey Weinstein Reached Out To Oprah For Advice

Will Harvey Weinstein get on 60 Minutes to save his reputation? 

Chicago’s B96–10/17/2017

Chance The Rapper Buys Out TWO Theaters For Chicagoans To See THIS Movie!

Are you headed tot he movies?

Chicago’s B96–10/16/2017

Showbiz Smackdown: Taylor From Lakeview

Justin Timberlake and Jimmy Fallon went “bro biking” on a tandem bike. What movie was JT in with Mila Kunis?

Chicago’s B96–10/16/2017

#BREAKING: Ed Sheeran Hit By A Car

Ed Sheeran was hit by a car!

Chicago’s B96–10/16/2017

Showbiz Shelly Talks With This Is Us Star Sterling K Brown At The Chicago International Film Festival

This Is Us star, Sterling K Brown was in Chicago yesterday to promote his new movie Marshall at the Chicago International Film Festival

Chicago’s B96–10/13/2017



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