The winner of two TV News Emmy Awards Gio Benitez is a famous American journalist. He is best known for working with ABC News and appears on Good Morning America, World Tonight, 20/20, and Nightline.
Gio Benitez's Early Life
Gio Benitez was born Giovani Benitez on October 29, 1985, and is 33 years old as of early 2019. He was born in a middle-class family in Miami, Florida, the United States of America to parents of Spanish descent.
Gio is of American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. His horoscope is Scorpio. He received his formal education from Miami Coral Park High School.
Gio Benitez's Career
After completing his Bachelor of Arts from Florida International University, he began his journalism career. In 2013, he joined ABC News, and before joining ABC, he served as a reporter for a CBS owned-and-operated TV station, WFOR, based in Miami. While at WFOR, he covered the 2012 Presidential Election.
He is well known for the shows such as The Lookout (2013), ABC World News Tonight with David Muir (2013-17), 20/20 (2016), Good Morning America (2013-2018), ABC News Nightline; TV series (2013), and The Lookout; TV Series (2013).
Gio Benitez's Net Worth
As of 2019, Gio Benitez's net worth is reported to be around $4 million. His net worth in 2015 was around $3.5 million. His annual salary is reported to be around $750,000.
Gio Benitez's Personal Life
For several years, people were pointing on his sexual orientation claiming him to be gay. Later, Gio revealed that he is gay. It was proved that he is gay as he was found dating a menswear blogger boyfriend, Tommy DiDario.
He was in love affair with his boyfriend Tommy DiDario since a long time ago. They dated for several months before being engaged in a romantic moment.
Gio Benitez married Tommy DiDario in 2016 in an intimate wedding ceremony.
Prior to Tommy, Gio Benitez was previously rumored to be in the relationship with a journalist David Muir. As soon as the US passed a law that same-sex marriage is possible in the United States, he decided to marry him, so he proposed him in front of the Eiffel tower.