Welcome to Casa Giselle - the Web site of
television journalist and interviewer, Giselle Fernandez. Featuring
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the Giselle Fernandez-Farrand homepage
With Broadcast Journalism Career Links &
Giselle Fernandez - Farrand
Television journalist, producer & filmmaker
Photo montage: © 2005
Read Giselle's Biography
Watch a Video of her career
Dancing With the Stars
A Mirror for America:
an Obama Supporter
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Our Story - a film by Giselle Fernandez
"Noche de Ninos" Photo Album
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Born in Mexico, raised and educated in
California, Giselle Fernandez-Farrand pursues a genuine passion for journalism. Her
accomplished career includes an impressive list of credentials and has
earned five Emmy Awards.
"Dancing With the Stars" - Competitor - ABC
Skinny Hippo & F Squared Productions -
Giselle's Production Companies
"KTLA Morning News" - Co-anchor - Los Angeles - Tribune
"Cafe Olé with Giselle Fernandez" - Host - Sí TV
"This Week in History - Co-host - A&E/History Channel
"Access Hollywood" - Co-host - NBC/Twentieth Century Fox
"Today" Weekend Edition - Co-host - NBC
"Nightly News" Sunday Edition - Anchor - NBC
"Today" - Substitute Co-host - NBC
"Nightly News" - Substitute Anchor - NBC
"CBS Evening News" - Substitute Anchor - CBS
"CBS Weekend News" - Sunday Anchor - CBS
"CBS This Morning" - Substitute Co-host - CBS
"Eye On America" - Regular Contributor - CBS
"CBS Sunday Morning" - Assignments - CBS
"Face the Nation" - Assignments - CBS
"48 Hours" - Assignments - CBS
WCIX-TV - Weeknight Anchor/Reporter - Miami
WBBM-TV - Weekend Anchor/Reporter - Chicago
KTLA-TV - Weekend Anchor/Reporter - Los Angeles
KEYT-TV - Reporter - Santa Barbara
KRDO-TV - Camera-woman/Producer/Reporter - Colorado Springs
Watch a Video Montage
of Giselle's work.
Ms Fernandez has covered such major
stories as: the Gulf War, the US Invasions of Haiti and Panama, the Somalia
and Bosnian Wars, Hurricane Andrew, the 1993 World Trade Center and Oklahoma
City bombings. She has interviewed world leaders such as: Henry Kissinger,
Presidents William Clinton and George H.W. Bush, Vice-President Albert Gore
and U.N. Secretary General Boutros Boutros Ghali. Fernandez was also the
first reporter in twenty years to interview Cuban dictator Fidel Castro
Giselle's inimitable and entertaining
style of interviewing and reporting (she calls herself the original "Kosher
Burrito") was most recently featured weekdays as co-anchor of the
KTLA Morning News in Los Angeles. In addition, Giselle
has her own interview program on the Sí TV Cable Network titled
Cafe Olé and is head
of her own production company,
Productions. Giselle sponsors
LAStories.com where visitors can share stories about life in Los Angeles.
She also hopes to enter the dot com world with an
On-line Community for Latinas at
and a Female Empowerment site at
Giselle was featured in the
March/April 2006 issue of
Get Active Magazine
where she shares her secrets for
living a full, fit life.
Read the article in .pdf format
Giselle Fernandez and
competed in the second season of ABC's
Dancing With the Stars
Watch Giselle and Jonathan's final dance on Sunday, February 26th.
Streaming Videos and Captures
from the competition.
Giselle's advice on fitness and diet.
Voice your comments on the competition in
Read Giselle's open letter to her fans
about her experience on
"Dancing with the Stars" and her philosophy on winning and losing.
Listen to Giselle's farewell
full length (1min 45sec) or
edited (46 sec)
in RealMedia format or read the transcript.
Watch a video of Giselle learning to dance (2m 11s)
Two boys brought together by fate...
It's not only their story...
It's Our Story
A film by Giselle Fernandez-Farrand
Read the inspiring story of
at LAStories.com or
click here to watch a Video Preview
Giselle has written her first childrens' book.
Gigi and the Birthday Ring
Click on the cover for a closer look
or visit one of these fine book sellers.
Giselle received the
2005 Hispanic Magazine
Giselle executive-produced the First
Noche de Ninos
Childrens Hospital Los Angeles on Saturday, October 2nd 2004
honoring Jennifer Lopez. The
Noche de Ninos honoring Johnny Depp
was held Saturday,
October 7, 2006. A new photo album is coming soon.
Noche de Ninos Photo Album.
Watch a Video about Childrens Hospital.
"California's Future Depends on its Latino Teachers"
Read Giselle's keynote address delivered
February 23rd, 2005
at the California Association for Bilingual Education
Giselle was featured the April 2003 Issue
of Catalina Magazine
Giselle was profiled in the LA Woman section
Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles on June 14, 2002
is a new Web site with inspiring
stories of Maverick Women who dared to fulfill their dreams.
Also under construction is
an On-line Business
Community for Latinas and
Los Angelinos can share stories about life in Los Angeles.
Giselle was featured in the February 1999 issue of
People en Español
View the article in English or
Also the Fall 1998 issue of
Back to Health Magazine
And the November 1999 issue of Latina
(Red) Internal Link
(Blue) External Link
"Picture of the Week
On the red carpet at the Latin Grammy Awards - Los Angeles - 11/3/05
Wedding Photo Album
John and Giselle Fernandez-Farrand Wedding - November 27, 2002
Noche de Ninos Photo Album
"Night of the Children" Gala benefiting Childrens Hospital Los Angeles
- October 2, 2004
Giselle's Electric Library
Newspaper & Magazine articles, Biographies & Transcripts ...
Pictures & Audio Clips
... Giselle's favorites...
Featuring Giselle's Writings, Speeches & Interviews, Favorite Books,
Photos and more!
Casa Giselle Guestbook
to aspiring journalists
Giselle's Network Television News Archive
Broadcast Journalism & Career Links...
Journalism & Media Resources
Broadcast Education Association
AWC Careers in Communications
Eric Friedheim Library
The TV Rundown
Broadcast Employment Services
On-Line Journalism Resources
Columbia University Journalism Career Services
Society of ProfessionalJournalists
Yahoo List of Professional Journalism Organizations
Catalog of North American Journalism School Links
the Teleprompter and how it works
WFMZ-TV69 Virtual Tour of a
Didn't find what you were looking for ... try these links.
"Journalism is an extraordinary and
Poynter Research Center Journalism Library Web Sites
The Writers Workshop On-Line Resources for Writers
Purdue On-Line Writing Lab Resources for Writers
Resources for Writers by Jack Lynch
On-Line English Grammar by A. Hughes
Grammar & Style Notes by Jack Lynch
Guide to Grammar & Writing at Capital Community College
Elements of Style on-line by William Strunk, Jr.
American Copy Writers Society Reference links
Copy Editor Links Not just for Copy Editors
Industry & Related Links...
"Hollywood Daily" newsletter
"TV Newser" media news
"TV Barn" daily magazine
Don Fitzpatrick Associates
daily industry newsletter
The Hollywood Reporter's
Hyperlink Web Site Directory (Industry links)
"Baja Traveler Magazine"
"Mexico Traveler Magazine"
Nielsen Media Research
the Nielsen TV Ratings System
Daily Deadline (There's no TV without advertising)
Daily Talkshow guest and topic listings
Late Night TV Page Late night TV guest list
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