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.
Demi Lovato was spotted at the Chriskindlmarket in Chicago yesterday. What Cheat Codes song is Demi featured on?
Is Carmen’s reindeer sick?
Taraji P Henson is FINALLY relationship official!
John Stamos is going to be a dad!
Taylor Swift launched a pop-up shop in LA. What the name of her latest album?
Disney is set to buy out 21 Century Fox!
Can you guess if these holiday facts are T or F?!
Harry Styles tries out hosting a late-night talk show!
Gwen Stefani is hosting her our TV Christmas special. What movie was she in with Leo DiCaprio?
Will you grab a drink before it’s gone forever?