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Sara Moonves

Sara Moonves

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Full Name: Sara Moonves
Gender: Female
Profession: Actress, Fashion Designer
Country: United States
Height: 5 feet 7 inches (1.70m)
Eye ColorDark Brown
Hair ColorDark Brown
FatherLes Moonves
MotherNancy Wiesenfeld
Siblings, Adam Moonves, Michael Moonves, Charlie Moonves
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American actress, well- known for her role in the movie Full House (1987) and Lies of the Heart: The Story of Laurie Kellogg (1994). Moreover, she is popular as the daughter of a multimillionaire, Les Moonves.

Sara Moonves was born somewhere in the United States to her parents Les Moonves (father) and Nancy Wiesenfeld (mother). Her grandfather’s name Herman Moonves and grandmother, Josephine Schleifer a nurse. Her parents’ divorce when she was young.

Sara Moonves with her father and siblings
Caption: Sara Moonves with her father and siblings (Photo: Pinterest)

Sara holds an American nationality and belongs to the white ethnic background. Since a tender age, she was much interested in acting and modeling. Similarly, she grew up along with her two siblings, Adam Moonves and Michael Moonves. She has a half-sibling named Charlie Moonves from her step-mother, Julie Chen.

Sara stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches tall. She has dark brown hair color with the same color eyes. She is only active on Instagram.


Since childhood, Sara Moonves had a great interest in the American film industry. Also, she gained limelight, she decided to pursue her career in the fashion and art field. She was close to famous stars such as Mary-KateAshley OlsenJack McCollough, and Lazaro Hernandez from an early age.

Sara Moonves, Actress
Caption: Sara Moonves, Actress (Photo: nytimes)

She received a huge opportunity to work as a fashion designer for Vogue Magazine after struggling a short period in her career to be a fashion designer. In the year 2017, she went to become a fashion editor for W Magazine.

In the following year, she has worked with many actors like Cate Blanchett, Victoria Beckham, Will Smith, Elle Fanning, Hailey BieberOlivia Forte, and many others.

She Replaces longtime Editor-in-chief Stefano Tonchi

Sara has replaced future Media Group editor in chief Stefano Tonchi. She became the first female editor-in-chief in 47 years of the magazine’s history. Similarly, she has worked at W Magazine since 2017 as a style director. In an interview she said,

“I am excited to be a part of the future of W, an iconic brand that has always inspired me,” said Moonves in a statement. “W is W because of our amazing contributors, and I look forward to continuing to work with them in my new role. It is an honor to be able to guide this brand into its promising future.”

Sara Moonves, Actress
Caption: Sara Moonves, Actress (Photo: nytimes)

She is making moving forward, Future Media Group plans to expand the digital and experiential media footprint of W, while continuing the regular schedule of publishing eight annual print issues.

Speaking about the promotion of Moonves, Future Media Group CEO Mark Lautenberg said,

“Sara has impeccable taste and a keen eye for how a media brand should evolve in today’s fast-paced media landscape. She has enormous credibility in the fashion community, not to mention a forward-thinking sensibility that will bring W beyond its core print distribution into various offline, online and augmented formats.”

Enjoys Huge Net Worth of Parents

Sara Moonves was born with a silver spoon in her mouth. Her net worth is concealed as of 2019, though she works as a fashion editor for W Magazine. However, her father Les Moonves has an estimated net worth of $700 Million as per the Business Insider as of 2019.

Her step-mother, Julie has accumulated an estimated capital of $16 Million. Her father Les owns multiple houses in Beverly Hills, Malibu and New York City. Currently, she is spending a lavish life with her family.

Leading a Single Life

Sara Moonves prefers to keep her personal life a low-key and living single. She doesn’t like to share her private life in the media. Similarly, she makes her appearance in important events and shows. In her social sites, she shares a picture related to her professional life.

Controversial Father, Les Moonves

As we already mentioned, she is the daughter of Les Moonves. Her father has conducted a lot of programs against sexual harassment in the workplace working as a chairman and CEO of CBS. Similarly, he also a part of the MeToo Movement and a founding member of “Commission on Sexual Harassment and Advancing Equality in the Workplace.

Sara Moonves's Father
Caption: Sara Moonves’s Father (Photo: gettyimages)

However, Les become a controversial person when six women accused him of sexually harassing them and alleged sexual misconduct in July 2018. After that incident, more women speak after being sexually assaulted by Les. The case received more recognition after the famous actresses including Bobbie Phillips and E. Jean Carroll alleged Les for assaulting them sexually.

He loses more than $120 Million severance pay from CBS reported to provide misleading information and destroying evidence during his case. However, he is out free of controversies after denying all the allegations against him.