Sophie Flay Biography
Sophie Flay is an American community journalist who works at ABC7 Eyewitness News. She is well known to the world as the daughter of a celebrity chef Bobby Flay, who owns many famous restaurants and fast-food franchises throughout the whole nation.
Sophie Flay Age
Sophie was born on April 16, 1996, in Albany, New York in the United States of America. She is 27 years old as of 2023. She celebrates her birthday every April 16 every year.
Sophie Flay Height and Weight
She stands at an average height of 5 feet 7 inches (1.7 meters tall) and she weighs 70 kilograms (154 lbs). She has black hair and brown eyes.
Sophie Flay Parents and Siblings
Flay was born and raised in Albany, New York in the United States of America. Sophie is the daughter of famous chef Bobby Flay and her mother Kate Connelley who was a famous actress. Sophie also has a stepbrother named Jonathan, who was from her mother’s previous relationship. She is the granddaughter of Bill Flay and Dorothy Flay.
Sophie Flay Boyfriend
Sophie is engaged to her boyfriend Jesse Baer. The couple has been dating for quite some time now. They spend their time together by going on holidays or traveling on weekends and keep their fans updated by posting their pictures on social media.
Before dating Jesse, Sophie was involved in a previous relationship with Matt Wood but due to some reason, they broke up. She uses Instagram with the username @abc7spohie where she describes herself as a community journalist, adjunct professor, contributor, and co-host. She is available on Twitter with the username @abc7sophie which she joined in April 2019.
Sophie Flay Education
Sophie received her high school education from Fairfield Warde Highschool located in Connecticut. Later, she attended the University of Southern California in California from which she earned her graduate degree in the field of broadcast and digital journalism.
Sophie Flay Career
Sophie started her career when she was just a student at the University and she worked as an intern at the TODAY Show. She got a chance to attend the 2016 Summer Olympics held in Rio de Janeiro after that, she graduated and again did an internship at ABC7 news channel for the Winter Olympics held in Pyeongchang in the year 2018. Sophie officially joined the channel in 2019.
She has also interned for companies like The Walt Disney Company, Dash Radio, and NBC News. Sophe also lent her voice off-camera as she worked for Spotify as an ad voice track artist in May 2016. She used to write for her school’s website called USC Annenberg Media. She made her first television show appearance in 2011 on an episode of America’s Next Great Restaurant.
Sophie was then seen on Racheal Bay, Brunch at Bobby’s, and Beat Bobby Flay. She made her mini-series along with her father in 2015 for Food Network’s Snapchat Discover. She even hosted a late-night dessert event at the 2018 Food Network and Cooking Channel South Beach Wine and Food Festival for all the attendees.
In 2021, she started a podcast on iHeartRadio called Always Hungry with Bobby Flay and Sophie Flay, and recently, she co-authored a book with her father called Sundays with Sophie, published by Penguin Random House book which will be coming out in October 2022.
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