Melissa Theriau is a French journalist, currently working for the news television network M6. She is the co-editor in chief and anchor of the program Zone Interdite on French TV. Also referred as la bombe cathodique and TV’s sexiest news anchor, she was appointed co-editor in chief and anchor of the influential TV magazine Zone interdite on M6.
Melissa Theuriau was born in Echirolled, France on July 18, 1978. Theriau is a French citizen and belongs to the White ethnic group. She shares the star sign Cancer. The details about her parents and siblings(if any) is not available.
Melissa earned her bachelor’s degree from Technical University in Grenoble in News-Communication. Her passion for journalism led her to select her to pursue her studies in the same field. She graduated from the Institute of Communication and Media at Echirolles with a degree in Audiovisual Journalism.
Melissa is married to Jamel Debbouze. Jamel is a French-Moroccan comedian, screenwriter, film producer, director, and an actor. The courtship of the love between the couple is not out yet. They became engaged on March 29, 2008. After a few months of engagement, on May 7, 2008, they tied the knot and officially became husband and wife.
They are proud parents to two adorable children. Their son Leon was born on December 3, 2008, and their daughter Lila was born in 2011. The couple is leading a happily married life with their children.
As of now, there are no unwanted incidents in their relationship. The couple respects and honor the bond that keeps them together. The couple was listed in the Gala magazine as the top ten of France’s most popular couples.
Melissa Theriau’s net worth is $18 million. She garnered such a huge amount of net worth from her career as a news reporter. She has been in television journalism for more than one and a half decade.
Because of her longtime contribution to the field, she earns a decent salary per annum. The exact salary of Melissa Theriau is not documented.
Theriau started her career by working at the Match TV in 2002 as a reporter. After a few months working at the network, she joined La Chaine Info in 2003 as an anchor. She also worked at TF1 for a brief period of time.
Later in June 2006, she started her post with Metropole 6 as editor-in-chief and presenter for the program Zone Interdite. She also hosted different programs such as Un Jour, Une Photo and Deux, Trois Jours Avec Moi for the French TV channel Paris Premiere.
Due to her hard work and proficiency shown by her in the field, she became co-editor in chief and anchor of the program titled Zone Interdite. She has been attributed with many titles such as the world’s most beautiful news reporter, Tv’s sexiest news anchor, la bombe cathodique, and most beautiful woman in the world.
In addition, Melissa Theuriau has also stepped in the world of acting and producing. Moreover, she has appeared in many movies and series like Photo de Famille, ForesTiVi, and Animal Kingdom: Let’s go Ape.