Dianna Russini Biography
Birthday: February 11, 1983 (Aquarius)
Born In: Bronx, New York City, New York
Dianna Russini is an American sports journalist best known as the anchor of the sports news shows 'SportsCenter' and 'Sunday NFL Countdown' on the global cable and satellite sports television channel ESPN. She currently hosts the weekly show 'NFL Live'. Prior to joining ESPN in 2015, she was the main sports anchor at WRC-TV (NBC4) in Washington, D.C., where she reported on major live events on TV and social media. She previously worked as an anchor and reporter for both news and sports for NBC Connecticut. She covered the Boston Marathon bombing and was one of the first reporters on the scene during the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary. She started her TV career as an intern at ABC News for Diane Sawyer and WABC, and later worked for Comcast Sports in Seattle, WNBC in New York City, and News 12 Westchester, N.Y. She was an athlete herself during her student years and played women’s soccer for 4 seasons in university.