Arthel Neville serves as a co-host for FOX & Friends First. Presented weekdays at 5a ET, the program is an hour-long expansion of "FOX & Friends" and is anchored by a pair of rotating hosts. Additionally, Neville anchors the weekend newscast, America's News Headquarters, (Saturday, 4p-7p ET) and is a weekly contributor on "The O'Reilly Factor."
Neville first joined FNC in 1998, where she served as a contributor until 2001. She rejoined the network in 2010 as a New York-based anchor. She has previously anchored on "America's Newsroom," "The Strategy Room" on FoxNews.com, and guest-anchored "Fox & Friends" and "America Live with Megyn Kelly."
Prior to her most recent role on FNC, Neville was the host of CNN's, "Talkback Live with Arthel Neville," making her the first African-American woman to host her own daily show on the network. After CNN, Neville served as the West Coast bureau chief for 20th Century Television's "Geraldo-at-Large" and as the lead anchor for "Fox 5 Morning News in San Diego" and KSWB-TV's four-hour weekday newscast. Neville also hosted and produced her one-on-one celebrity interview show, "Extreme Closeup," on E! Entertainment Television, becoming the first high-profile black female entertainment reporter. Following her groundbreaking show, Neville launched "Extra" for Warner Bros. Studios, where she delivered entertainment headlines to millions of homes every evening.
Neville also co-hosted Fox's national morning show "Good Day Live." In addition to this, she has guest hosted on "The View," "Live" (with Regis Philbin), and co-hosted the Miss Teen USA Pageant with Dick Clark and the Miss Universe Pageant to a worldwide audience of over 60 million people.
Neville started her career as a general assignment reporter for KVUE in Austin while a journalism student at the University of Texas. In 2003, she was recognized by the university for her contribution to broadcast journalism with the Outstanding Young Texas Ex Award.