Araksya Karapetyan Biography

Araksya Karapetyan Karapetyan
( 1982 - )
February 15, 2017
First published on:April 6, 2016

Facts of Araksya Karapetyan Biography

Date of Birth: 1982 August 27
Age: 36 years old
occupation Television personality, Anchor
networth N/A
ethnicity Armenians
nationality American
religion Christian
spouse Amir Yousefi
place_of_birth Gyumri, Armenia
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Lively, moving devotee (known for her backstage dance), exquisite, and expressive on-screen identity, Araksya Karapetyan is best known for her late morning spells at Fox possessed Los Angeles-based KTTV Channel 11.

Childhood in Conflicts

Araksya's initial interest enthusiasm for news coverage is inferred by her tragic childhood. Growing up in Armenia, a country of Soviet's sphere, amid the period when the Soviet Union was nearing its collapse, she and her family had to witness economic hardships and political restrictions along with millions of Armenians. Far beyond that, she was only 6 when she witnessed the devastating earthquake that hit the country in 1988. Not just that, the Nagorno-Karabakh led ethnic conflict along with all the hardships made her family to permanently move to the United States of America when Araksya was 18.

Pursuing her dreams

Araksya graduated in international relations and broadcast journalism from the Syracuse University. She had moved to New York from the Palos Verdes States, a small city located in Los Angeles country, California known for its hypnotizing shorelines, golf courses, country clubs, golf course, architecture and high ranked schools, to pursue her journalism career. She and her family had settled in Palos after relocating themselves in the United States.Being true to her academics, she investigated different places after her graduation, searching striking stories that individuals typically don't give careful consideration to.She earned valuable experiences trying to understand lives of day to day people ranging from patients in psychiatric wards, elders to businesses like sunflower seed vendors. In 2006, she even returned to Armenia to explore the living conditions of the 1988 earthquake's casualty in Armenia.


Impressing Peers

After collecting several striking stories and developing a need to help people via journalism, she returned to California and applied for the understudy positions in Glendale located  KABC-TV and KFI Radio, and a reporting position at Torrance City Cable 3.She not only landed all of the three stints but also outperformed them. She was able to impress her peers with her high work ethics and robots like work rate. Such qualities inspired her peers to teach her everything related to journalism and reporting. Especially, it was KFI's reporter Gregory who assisted Araksya in her learning process, teaching her reporting chops to take her to red carpet events to a Santa Clarita detention center.

“I go home sometimes and I’m like, okay I know I didn’t cure cancer today…but maybe I brought light to an issue…or I gave someone a chance to have a voice when they have no voice.”

Career Breakthrough at Fox

In 2009, at 29 years old, Fox 11 news officials contracted her as a fill-in news anchor and general assignment reporter after being inspired by her earlier rich experiences such as her two years stints as a cameraman, reporter, producer-anchor and editor at a local television station located in Idaho Falls and similarly noteworthy two years spell at a CBS affiliate in Portland.She was not surprisingly elevated to her present anchor position in 2014. As the channel's anchor, she currently co-anchors a half-hour late morning newscast, which follows Good Day L.A at 10:00 am, alongside newsreader Tony McWing. She is hopeful that she will get to cover striking stories at Fox.

Award  for Her Coverage on Immigration Woman of the Month for June 2012!, Araksya won the regional Edward Murrow award for best hard news feature in 2008 for her Mexico to US immigration story. She went to Mexico on her own cost because KFI couldn't afford her to send abroad. She gathered 10 hours long footage in Mexico and later carved an interesting story out of it, which showcases  park-goers gathered on a dark compound  simulating the border-crossing experience as would-be immigrants in the vicinity of individuals going about as chasing border patrol officers with rifles demanding for papers . Not only that, she was also able to include some striking real-life stories in her final reports. Amazingly, she without any assistance performed the undertaking as a cameraman, editor, anchor, and journalist.


Personal life

Araksya is blessed to have supportive and close loved ones. She has always taken inspiration from her persevering parents, mid 80's crossed grandfather who still works every day at her uncle owned Malaga Cove Ranch Market, a grandmother who likes to cook for the whole family every now and then, and loving husband.Her loving husband name is Amir Yousefi, an American national of Persian ethnicity. The couple has supported each other all along the way despite their busy careers.Their definite marriage date is hard to predict. However, their love story started a long time back while Araksya was still in Palos Verdes.  They first met through common friends and instantly developed a good chemistry since their first meeting. However, they had to depart when Araksya went to New York to pursue her academics. For years, they remained apart because of their respective busy career but they kept love and adoration for one another alive in spite of being miles always from each other. Later, she returned to Los Angeles, California to be closer to her family and lover Amir, and furthermore to pursue her journalism career from  LA. Later, Amir and Araksya enjoyed a culturally diverse wedding and reception because of their different ethnic foundation. It was an alluring outdoor wedding ceremony underneath a candlelit tree, which as per them represents life and the union of their family trees. They favored the electrifying Taglyan Complex for their wedding reception and white as their wedding color in a bid to mirror the changing shades of the 5,000 sq.ft. stained glass ceiling of the venue's grand ballroom. Their first wedding dance was a French dance song, which both of them loved.

A Source of Inspiration

She is regarded as a source of inspiration by millions people around the world. She is somebody who has demonstrated that diligent work and devotion can satisfy your fantasies. Not only that, she in her childhood would entertain her parents, houseguests and friends singing, dancing, anchoring and reporting on  stories imagining anything she holds as a microphone. Interestingly, her first American friend Scarlett Davis was her partner in crime during her childhood when it came to reading newspapers professing to be a news anchor.She is someone who has never forgotten her roots. She derives her high work ethics from her hard working peers. Nonetheless, she has always taken her college and high school days as a mean to expand her journalism skills.She is bold, well educated, fit and a talented journalist. Despite the fact that her precise body estimations are not known it will not be wrong to rate her hot  as someone with high physical sex appeal gave her fit slim body, attractive legs plus thighs, bright smile, natural black hair, winsome face, proportionately shapely body assets including attractive bosoms and rare ends, and a splendid style sense. People follow her on social networking sites not only because she is attractive and wears hot revealing dresses  but also because she is inspiring.

February 15, 2017
First published on:April 6, 2016
by admdoo

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