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Jeanne Beker Biography

Jeanne Beker, CM is a Canadian television personality, fashion editor, author and newspaper columnist ,born on 19 March 1952. Jeanne Beker was born in Toronto, Ontario to father Joseph Beker and mother Bronia Beker, Holocaust survivors born in Kosowa, Poland who immigrated to Canada from a displaced persons camp in Austria.

Beker was born in Toronto, Ontario. She attended high school at William Lyon Mackenzie Collegiate Institute. She first launched her career as an actor, landing a role in the CBC Television sitcom Toby in 1968. She subsequently entered the theatre program at York University, and then went to Paris to study mime under Étienne Decroux. She then returned to Canada, working for CBC Radio as an arts and entertainment reporter in St. John’s while pursuing her theatrical career.

Jeanne Beker Fashion

From 2001 to 2002, Beker had her own limited edition fashion lines, “Jeanne Beker” for Eaton’s, and “Inside Out by Jeanne Beker” with Sears Canada.
Beginning in 2010, Beker released a clothing line entitled ‘Edit by Jeanne Beker’ at The Bay of which she directly curates a collection of designer clothing for Fall/Winter and Spring/Summer seasons.
In 2013, Beker released a line of footwear with retailer The Shoe Company and a line of eyewear through FYSH UK.
In 2014, Beker launched a capsule collection of clothing, fashion jewelry and eyewear with Rogers Media electronic retailer The Shopping Channel. In 2015, Beker launched the weekly live television program Style Matters with Jeanne Beker for The Shopping Channel, in which she presents interviews and trend stories about Shopping Channel retailers while also selling product live on air.

Edit By Jeanne Beker

In September 2010, Jeanne launched her latest clothing line endeavor with The Bay. Titled EDIT by Jeanne Beker.

Jeanne Beker Husband

Jeanne was previously (from 1986 to 1998) married to Toronto radio personality Bob Magee, but is now divorced. They have two daughters together.

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Jeanne Beker Fashion Television

FashionTelevision, also known as FT, was a Canadian-produced special interest show focusing on fashion. The show, created by Jay Levine in 1985, was last hosted by Jeanne Beker. Production of the broadcast finally ended on April 11, 2012.
The program was originally a local production of CITY-TV Toronto, the original Citytv station. Its popularity there led it to eventually be carried across Canada on various channels owned by CHUM Limited, the station’s owner, later spawning its own specialty cable channel, Fashion Television. The show was also broadcast in syndication for many years on VH1, E! and sister network style in the United States, and it continues to air in many parts of Europe, making Beker a very recognizable person in the fashion world.
The show’s theme song was “Obsession” by the group Animotion.
CTV’s parent company, CTVglobemedia, bought out CHUM in June 2007. CityTV, which remained the nominal producer of the show throughout its history, was sold to Rogers Communications; however, because CTVglobemedia kept the spin-off channel, it was also entitled to the rights to the show itself. FT’s terrestrial broadcasts moved from Citytv to the CTV network in January 2008. This brought the series back to CTV Atlantic (the former ATV), which aired FT when it was still owned by CHUM.
On April 11, 2012 host Jeanne Beker broke the news on Twitter by saying “This dream is over: After 27 glorious years, FT production ceased today.”

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Jeanne Beker Daughters

She has two daughters namely;
  • Rebecca Leigh O’Neil
  • Sarah Jo O’Neil

Jeanne Beker Age

She was born on 19 March 1952.