Quick Facts Gio Benitez bio

  • NameGio Benitez bio
  • Birth NameGiovani Gio Benitez
  • Birth PlaceMiami, Florida
  • ProfessionJournalist
  • EducationFlorida International University
  • AwardsEmmy awards

In the list of award-winning journalists, Gio Benitez (Giovani Gio Benitez) has its own separate place. Born on the date October 29, 1985, in Miami, Florida, he has almost decades of experience in the field of journalism. Representing himself as the American journalist, correspondent, reporter, host, and TV personality by profession, Gio is best famous for working in a different organization. Gio who is famous for his shows like Good Morning America, World News Tonight, 20/20, and Nightline, has also managed to come with a fusion version of the show Nightline. Winning two Emmy awards in such a short span of time, he truly possesses the character of a hard worker, an enthusiastic personality, and a dynamic personality.


Born and raised in Florida, he was born to the Cuban Parents. Having a keen interest in the journalism field from the very early age, he went to Miami Coral Park High School in the year 2004. In further he graduated from Bachelor of Arts taking the major subject as Anthropology and Sociology from Florida International University in the year 2008. Right after the graduation, he set the pace of starting his career from WFOR network which is the CBS-affiliated and owned network based in Miami.



Working as the reporter in WFOR network, he has done series of marvelous work including stories like Medicare fraud case, public safety and government corruption, followed by rescue mission, Haitian evacuees, the presidential election and Martin Case. After his successful endeavors in the network, he was awarded with two important Emmy awards for his contribution and improvising the whole media sector. Gio joined the ABC news in the year 2013. While in ABC, he did not stop showing his wonderful skills and as a result, he successfully covered a number of news including Boston marathon bombing, Hostage held in Alabama, American mother remaining in Mexican Jail along with other sensational news which has shaken the world with its significants.


In regards to his personal life structure, he has his life settled in both ways. Looking at his appearances we can surely assume that he has stunning body structure. Having the height of more than 5 feet 7 inch, he reckon himself as one of the sexiest man alive. Spending major leisure time hitting the gym, he is the favorite character for both male and female fans. Being one of the active social platform users, he has the huge followers in his account while the majority of the people wanted to have his looks in shirtless pictures.


Covering his marital life and girlfriend status, he is pretty far away from marital things. Gio has not been associated with many women in his life while the rumors state that he is in more like in boys rather than girls. According to the sources, Gio Benitez has currently involved in a relationship with his boyfriend Tommy DiDario. Though nothing has been confirmed yet some of the sources states that the couple got engaged in the year 2015, September 17.