Gio Benitez

journalist (1985)
Tue Jun 25 2019
By   Pramesh Baskota

Who is Gio Benitez?

Giovani Benitez is an American correspondent for ABC News and broadcast journalist, well known for his appearance on World News Tonight, 20/20, and Good Morning America. He is the host of the Fusion version of Nightlife and winner of three television news Emmy awards.  

Gio Benitez was born on 29th October 1985 in Miami Florida. Raised by his American parents, Gio is of White ethnicity and holds American nationality.  

Reporter Gio Benitez

Giovani completed his high school at Miami Coral Park High School in 2004. In 2008, Benitez received his Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and Anthropology via Florida International University. He can speak Spanish and English fluently.  

Gio started his career at seventeen years of age serving for CBS4, WFOR as an anchor assistant.  

benitez as a reporter

As his keen interest in becoming a journalist, Benitez became TV correspondent who announces that arrival of Apple phones. Moreover, in 2013, Giovani began working at ABC Network and still working as a team in ABC. Since his career in ABC, Gio has achieved two Emmy Awards. 

Giovani Benitez's Marriage And Husband 

Benitez is living a happy married life with his husband Tommy DiDario. The pair first met a long time ago and began dating. On 17 September 2015, DiDario and Benitez engaged. A year later, the pair shared their vows and married on 16 April 2016.  

Gio and Tommy DiDario

The wedding took place in Miami, during a ceremony. Since their marriage, there is no sign of the pair being separated or any issues. Instead, both of them are satisfied with their marital life. 

DiDario and Benitez kissing each other on their wedding

Is Giovani gay?

Although, Benitez haden't specifically talked about his gender and sexuality. However, he was spotted with his friend David Muir visiting a gay club, and later Geo came out as a gay man. However his friend David hasn't yet disclosed his sexual orientation.

David Muir and Gio

Therefore, they were once suspected to be a couple but the rumor died after Benitez married Tommy.  

Also Read: - David Muir Biography

What is Geo Benitez's Net Worth and Salary? 

Giovani Benitez earns a decent amount of money from her career as a journalist. Till date, he has done many shows and reality programs.  

Giovani Tommy spending time together

According to some sources, Benitez makes a staggering amount of $750,000 as an annual salary. As of 2019. Gio's total net worth is estimated to be more than $4 million.

Facts about Gio (bio, height, age, weight) 

Handsome news anchor Gio stands 1.75 meters / 5.9 inches and weighs around 171lbs / 78kg.

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