Lisa Ling Wiki, Biography, Age, Family, Height, Net Worth, Fast Facts

Lisa Ling Wiki, Biography

The final season of Discovery+’s This Is Life with Lisa Ling is set to premiere in less than a week. Towards the end of 2022, Lisa revealed that her reality series would come to an end after season 9.

The official synopsis for the upcoming series reads:

“Award-winning journalist and author Lisa Ling reports on unconventional lifestyles in the US. The former co-host of “The View” introduces viewers to subcultures and communities that are extraordinary and sometimes dangerous, and her interpersonal skills encourage interviewees to discuss issues that do not interest them. Do not share with close friends or even family.”

Season 9 of This Is Life with Lisa Ling is set to premiere on Wednesday, January 11, 2023. The series first debuted in 2014 under the banner CNN Original Series, and will now air its final season on Discovery+.

Lisa Ling of This Is Life with Lisa Ling is a journalist and television personality.

On the show, Lisa Ling investigates some of America’s biggest and most stressful problems and finds a solution. From trying to figure out how technology is shaping love and sex to surveying mothers looking for sperm donors, her work is, in many ways, quite unique.

In an interview with the LA Times, Lisa talked about how she felt about the news of her show’s cancellation:

“I was hoping to get to 10 seasons, but we didn’t get to that. I’d like to do many, many more seasons, especially now when we’re in these bubbles and following people who stand up for what we believe in. In some ways, we We’ve been deprived of really knowing people who might be different or think differently from us.”
Lisa, who grew up in Sacramento, California, was also the co-host of a famous ABC talk show known as The View. According to Britannica:

“At the age of 16, she became one of the hosts of Scratch, a news program for teens that was syndicated across the country. Two years later, she joined Channel One News, a youth-oriented news network that is shown in many American middle and high schools. One of the channel’s youngest reporters, she corresponded from some two dozen countries, becoming the network’s top war correspondent at age 25.”

While working with Channel One, the This Is Life with Lisa Ling star attended the University of Southern California. In 2005, she worked as a “special correspondent and investigative reporter for The Oprah Winfrey Show.”

That same year, she also wrote Mother, Daughter, Sister, Bride: Rituals of Womanhood with Joanne Bubolz Eicher. In 2010, she also wrote a book with her sister, titled Somewhere Inside: One Sister’s Captivity in North Korea and the Other’s Fight to Bring Her Home.