Megan Telles Biography
Megan Telles is an American Emmy Award-winning journalist currently working as a general assignment reporter for KTLA 5 News since September 2018. Telles reports for KTLA Morning News, the #1-morning show in Los Angeles.
Previously, she spent two years in Sacramento as the morning news anchor starting October 2016. She also served as the News and talk show host for the ABC affiliate, KTNV-TV in Las Vegas. At the same time, Megan worked as the national entertainment correspondent for the syndicated magazine show, Celebrity Page TV.
Her deep passion for breaking news had her after enduring many tornado seasons in Alabama. She vividly remembers being glued to the radio as it reported wind speeds as her family hid for safety in the hallway closet. Telles is a proud graduate of Los Osos High School and the University of Southern California’s Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism. In addition, she is a member of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists.
Telles began her career as a Disney ABC Television Community Entertainment News Intern. Immediately after graduation, she got another internship at CBS2. At the same time, Telles acted as the University of Southern California Talk Show Host. She has also worked as a freelance reporter at Petra Productions’ assistant producer, The San Diego Union-Tribune.
Megan is among the best reporters in existence where she has become a favorite in the advertising and news industry. Through hard work and determination, she has steered her way to the top as an Emmy award-winning general assignment reporter.
Currently, she is the KTLA 5 News general assignment reporter. She is excited to return home to Southern California and join the KTLA family. Telles comes to KTLA from KXTV in Sacramento where she anchored “Morning Blend” for two years.
Prior to her service in California’s capital, Telles was a national entertainment correspondent for the syndicated “Celebrity Page TV” based in Las Vegas. In this position, she interviewed celebrities such as Mariah Carey, Lionel Richie, and Jennifer Lopez.
She has also worked as a reporter, anchor, and daytime talk-show host at KTNV, the ABC affiliate in Las Vegas. As the host of the Vegas daytime talk show Valley View Liv!, Telles hosted live from the Billboard Music Awards red carpet.
Megan Telles Age
How old is Megan Telles? Telles is 34 years old as of 2023. She was born on January 24, 1989, in West Covina, California, the United States of America. In addition, she celebrates her birthday on January 24th every year.
Megan Telles Husband
Telles is married to her husband Cesar Burgueno, her high school sweetheart. The couple married on October 10, 2015, at a wedding held in Rancho Las Lomas. As of today, the couple is blessed with a beautiful baby girl.
Telles and her husband are college football die-hards. On any given fall Saturday, Megan and Cesar can be found rooting on the USC Trojans-fight on!
Megan Telles Family
Telles is a self-described “army brat” given that her father worked in the United States Army for 21 years. Due to his father’s work, Megan has called Wiesbaden, Germany; Fort Rucker, Alabama; and Savannah, Georgia home, taking pride in being able to count to 10 in German.
Megan Telles Daughter | Baby
Telles and Cease have a daughter named Lola Rae, who was born in December of this year.
Megan Telles Height | Weight
Telles stands at a height of 5 feet 4 inches and weighs approximately 119 lbs (54 Kg).
Megan Telles Net Worth
Telles has an estimated net worth of $5 million. Her income is mainly from her outstanding career as a general assignment reporter.