As anchor of CTV’s ETALK – Canada’s most-watched entertainment news program, Danielle Graham’s role and charming personality has put her face-to-face with some of Hollywood’s biggest stars and covering high-profile events both here at home and around the world. In recent years, Graham has interviewed the likes of Angelina Jolie, Jennifer Lawrence, Matt Damon, Julia Roberts, Ben Affleck, Channing Tatum, Drew Barrymore, David Beckham, Jennifer Aniston, Mark Wahlberg, Tom Hanks, Beyoncé, Adele, Jennifer Lopez, Taylor Swift, Kelly Clarkson, and many more. Graham has made her mark on some of the most high profile red carpets around the world including THE OSCARS® (where she co-hosts the annual red carpet special ETALK AT THE OSCARS), THE GOLDEN GLOBE AWARDS®, THE PRIMETIME EMMY® AWARDS, The SAG AWARDS®, the Cannes Film Festival, and Toronto International Film Festival® (TIFF).
As an accomplished entertainment journalist, Graham has been recognized by The Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television, where she earned nominations for her work including Best Host in a Lifestyle Talk or Entertainment News Program or Series for ETALK PRESENTS: ADELE and Best Host in a Live Program or Series for ETALK AT THE OSCARS. Her work on ETALK AT THE OSCARS and ETALK’S ULTIMATE OSCAR GUIDE has also earned ETALK additional Canadian Screen Award nominations for Best Live Entertainment Special (2017) and Best Talk Program or Series (2017) respectively, as well as an award win for Best Host in a Live Program or Series (2019).
Graham got her start in broadcasting in 2001 as an intern in the CityTV Toronto newsroom, before being hired as a floor director for the weekend news. Graham hosted YTV’s weekly music countdown THE HIT LIST for four years before joining Star! in 2005, acting as an entertainment reporter for STAR! DAILY, where she covered red carpet events for the next two years.
Graham officially joined the ETALK team in 2007 as a reporter, before she was promoted to senior reporter in 2013. Graham became the co-anchor of ETALK in January 2015, before officially being promoted to anchor in May 2017. As one of the most engaging media personalities in Canada, Graham launched her personal blog, The Family Graham, in 2019, providing a glimpse of life behind the glam with conversations around food, family, entertaining, travel, décor, beauty, and more!
Born and raised in Guelph, Ontario, Graham graduated from Seneca College with a diploma in Radio and Television Broadcasting. When not tracking down the latest entertainment stories or hitting the hottest red carpet premieres, Graham spends her time with her husband Randall and their daughters, Beatrix and Marigold. She loves spending time with her family at home or lakeside at her cottage, being outdoors, cooking, reading, and entertaining friends.