Karina Banda is an award-winning Mexican-American television presenter, Social media influencer, and entrepreneur who became known for the Morning News Anchor at Univision Communications Inc. She won the Mexican Emmy Award for Best Entertainment Reporter in 2014. She has appeared in television series like La Gran Sorpresa and Fracturas del Corazon.
|Date of Birth:
|August 21, 1988
|Place of Birth:
|Television Presenter, Media Influencer, Entrepreneur
|Mr Banda, Mrs Banda
|Edson Banda (brother)
|Carlos Ponce (m. 2020)
|5 feet 8 inches
Karina Banda was born on August 21, 1988, in Salamanco, Mexico. She grew up in Mexico with her siblings. Her father is an entrepreneur and her mother is a homemaker. She has a brother named Edson Banda.
She went to the University of Texas at Austin. She enrolled at Consultoria y Servicios Monterrey in Oratoria and also joined Tvi Actors Studio to learn about acting and hosting. She also obtained a degree in Journalism from the Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León.
Karina began her career as a television presenter after her degree in Jornalism.
She worked at Gobierno del Estado de Nuevo León as a Coordinadora en Formación Civica for up to 7 months.
She worked as a news Anchor at Televisa for 1 year. She worked as a morning news Anchor at Univision Communications from 2013 to 2016 and work in The same firm as an On-Air personality.
As an entrepreneur, she owns a skincare and beauty brand.
Karina Banda is married to Carlos Ponce, an actor, musician, model and television presenter. She walked down the aisle in a religious wedding which shared on social media. The couple met on 2018 and got married in December 2020.
Carlos Ponce was previously married to Veronica Rubio and they have children together namely Sienna, Savannah, Sebastian, and Giancarlo. He also had an affair with the Colombia actress Xomena Duque.
Karina was also married to American pilot Douglas Riggs before they parted ways.
Awards & Nominations
Karina Banda won the Mexican Emmy Award for Best Entertainment Reporter in 2014. She was also nominated for Outstanding Daytime Talent in a Spanish Language Program at Daytime Emmy Award.
Karina Banda is active on social media. She is on Instagram @karinabandatv
Karina Banda earns her career as a television presenter. She has an estimated net worth of $2 million.
Frequently Asked Questions
She is a Mexican-American television presenter and entrepreneur.
She was born on August 21, 1988.
She was born in Salamanco, Mexico.
Her husband name is Carlos Ponce and they got married in December 2020.
She has an estimated net worth of $2 million.