Nancy Giles is an actress, comedian, commentator, and an Emmy Award-winning TV Journalist, mostly known for her work as a news contributor for the CBS News program “60 Minutes” and is also well-known for her role as Dr. Janice Hoffman on the NBC sitcom “The Office”.

You might be curious to know about Nancy’s journey as an actress, comedian, commentator, and now the CBS contributor.

So, here in this article, we’ll share information about Nancy Giles’s bio, career, education, net worth, family, and other details. Continue reading this article and explore the famous CBS correspondent Nancy Giles.

Nancy Giles Wiki & Early Life

Nancy Giles Wiki

CBS News contributor Nancy Giles was born on 17th July 1960 (Age: 63 years old) in Queens, New York, and grew up in the concrete jungle of Manhattan with two immigrant parents. As an actress, Nancy has driven her passion with roles on iconic shows like Law & Order: Criminal Intent and Saturday Night Live. 

Giles has also created an incredible platform as a commentator that can be seen across radio shows like the CBS Sunday Morning and in the Good Morning America or The View.

Nancy Giles at the age of 63 continues to contribute culturally relevant stories through her marvelous voice, which shaped modern entertainment everywhere.

Full NameNancy Giles
Nick NameNancy 
ProfessionActor, Comedian, Commentator, TV Journalist
Age63 years old
Date of Birth17 July 1960
Zodiac/Sun SignCancer
BirthplaceQueens, New York
Current AddressNew York

Nancy Giles Husband, Boyfriend, and Relationship

Relationship StatusMarried
Husband/BoyfriendYet to be updated

Nancy Giles Family

Nancy’s mother Dorothy Aileen was said to be an artist and teacher and in 1998 she died due to ovarian cancer. Ten years later in 2008, she lost her father Thomas Jefferson Giles. 

Parent’s NameFather: Thomas Jefferson Giles
Mother: Dorothy Aileen
SiblingsYet to be updated
Children Yet to be updated

Nancy Giles Education

The TV Nancy Giles studied at New York City Public School and completed her bachelor’s in journalism from Oberlin College.

SchoolNew York City Public School
Alma MaterOberlin College
Highest QualificationB.A. in Journalism

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Nancy Giles Career

Acting Career

She started her acting career as a singing garbage bag with Paper Bag Players. Later, Nancy was the announcer and co-host of the alternative morning show “Fox After Breakfast.” She also acted as a GI Frankie Bunsen for three seasons on the acclaimed drama “China Beach.”

She  also performed guest roles on shows like The Jury, L.A. Law, Spin City, Law & Order, Dream On, and The Fresh Prince of Bel Air.

Writing Career

Nancy Giles’s writing career began with her solo prices namely, “Black Comedy: The Wacky Side of Racism” and “Notes of a Negro Neurotic.” However, as per reports she is currently working on a book of comic autobiographical essays, “Things My Afro Taught Me” which is hopefully the title.

Earlier in 2004, Giles narrated a new comic written by Diane Charlotte Lampert, titled “Suite for Human Nature.” She narrated with music by Wynton Marsalis and performed with the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra and the Harlem Boys Choir.

Contributor for CBS News 

After joining CBS News as a contributor Nancy Giles has achieved two Emmy Awards in 2013 and 2015, as a writer for her outstanding morning program “CBS News Sunday Morning.” Nancy has been a provocative observer of today’s world. 

Podcasting Career

As per some reports in 2017 Nancy along with CBS colleague Nancy Wyatt launched the popular podcast “The Giles Files.” 

As a podcaster, Giles was Jay Thomas’ sidekick on “ The Jay Thomas Morning Show”. She also co-hosted “Giles and Moriarty” with CBS correspondent Erin Moriarty on WPHT in Philadelphia. This show also won back-to-back radio and television awards for being the best Radio Talk Show. However, Nancy also gave her voice to TV commercials, cartoons, and subliminally.

Nancy Giles Net Worth, Salary

Net Worth in Dollars (Approx.)$5-7 Million
Salary Annually (Approx.)Yet to be updated

Nancy Giles Height

Nancy Giles Height
Height In centimeters: 185 cm
In meters: 1.85 m
In Feet: 6 feet 1 inches
Weight83 kgs
182 lbs

Nancy Giles Twitter, Instagram, Facebook

TwitterTwitter Icon@nancygilesnyc
InstagramInstagram Profile@ngilesny
FacebookFacebook Profile@nancygilesofficial
LinkedInLinkedIn Profile@nancy-giles-43874792

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10 Interesting Facts About Nancy Giles

  1. Nancy grew up in the concrete jungle of Manhattan with two immigrant parents.
  2. Nancy Giles works as a writer and contributor to CBS News Sunday Morning.
  3. In 1988 Nancy portrayed the role of Petty Marsh’s secretary in the film “Working Girl.”
  4. She was also a member of the Second City Touring Company in 1984.
  5. Nancy Giles has worked as the announcer and co-host of “Fox After Breakfast.”
  6. Nancy in her acting career has also made guest appearances in shows like, “The Jury”, “Law & Order”, “Dream On”, and “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air.”
  7. Two-time Emmy award-winner for an outstanding morning program for CBS News.
  8. Later Nancy and her CBS colleague collaborated on public affairs series like “WPHT in Philadelphia” and “Greenstone Media.”
  9. Giles was seen as the announcer and co-host of the “Fox After Breakfast.”
  10. She also tried her hands in TV series such as ‘China Beach,’ and also a role as Dr. Janice Hoffman on “The Office”.


How old is Nancy Giles?

She is a 63 years old.

Where is the birthplace of Nancy Giles?

Nancy Giles’s birthplace is Queens, New York.