An American journalist Jodi Applegate was born in May 2,1964 at Wheeling, West Virginia.Her mother name is Margaret Applegate who died in 1981 due to breast cancer when she was only 17. Applegate grew up in Irish American Catholic family. She did her graduation in 1982 from Moon Area High School. She also attained at Temple University of Philadelphia and later received a degree of television and film from New York University. Applegate worked as a actress before she stepped into journalism field .She appeared in different version of programs in television in 80’s.
Applegate after being involved in television version of program for several years, she started her career in news media from the beginning of 1990’s. At first, she anchored a program called Close –Up;similarly, she also appeared as a tv and radio reporter for traffic at metro traffic inSan Francisco. She also anchored a show Good Morning Arizona in 1993 after she moved to KTVK. Applegate also seen in anchoring MSNBC live and Weekend Today in 1996 on NBC network. She was also available in Later Today with Florence Henderson and Asha Blake. Applegate worked for WFXT since 2001. She anchored a show called Fox 25 Morning News and worked until October 2004 before she headed to her sister station WNYW.
After she made into WNYW she anchored shows like station’s morning, Good DayNew York and many others, She only associated in WNYW for about three years. It is said that she was fired from the job even though there is no single evidence of proof about the reason behind not contuining the show in WNYW. But later on she managed to make herself in WCBS radio in 2009 as a news anchor. On September 2009 she made her appearance in TV and worked as a co-anchor in evening news. After a short while she then joined WPIX , however she had left the channel because of her problems of schedule management .
Applegate firsr marriage didn’t go well so the couple had to divorce, her ex-husband is Rob Nikoleski who was a sports news anchor .Applegate married to Michael Key who is a New York Yankees TV anchor. Their marriage ceremony went on 12 February 2011, which took place at Plaza Hotel where thousands of people have gathered. She took a maternity leave at the end of 2012. The couple now have a baby girl named Celedonia Rose born on 5 January 2013. They are also known to be the richest couple who have luxurious living apartment worth of $ 5 million. There has not been any misunderstanding between them and it is said that couple have so much of understanding and love for each other.