Ziya Tong Daily Planet, Biography, and Wiki
Ziya Tong is a renowned Canadian television personality and producer majorly known for co-hosting primetime science magazine, Daily Planet on Discovery Channel for ten years. Ziya has been sharing her passion for science, nature, and technology for two decades now.
Tong started her career working as a reporter and as a senior producer at Orientation Global Networks in New York before becoming a host of the CBC Television series ZeD in the 2004- 2005 season which earned her a Gemini Award nomination for Viewer’s Choice for Lifestyle Host in 2005.
In January 2006, Tong became the host of Island Escapes, a CTV television series. A year later Ziya became host and producer for Wire Science on PBS and The Leading Edge, a Canadian science series. Additionally, she was a correspondent for NOVA on PBS from 2008 to 2009. In 2008, Tong became a co-host of Daily Planet on Discovery Channel where she has an amazing 10-year tenure. Currently, Ziya is based in Toronto, Canada and she is a member of the board of directors of the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) Canada.
Ziya Tong Age and Birthday
Tong was born on April 20, 1980, in Londo, England, United Kingdom. She is 43 years old and her Zodiac sign is Taurus.
Ziya Tong Nationality and Ethnicity
Tong is of Canadian nationality. However, she was born in London, England and later lived in Hong Kong before moving to Canada at the age of 11. Ziya is of Chinese and Macedonian descent.
Ziya Tong Height
Tong is a gorgeous woman of average stature. Her exact body measurements are currently under review and will be updated soon.
Ziya Tong Family/Parents
Tong was born in London, England to Chinese and Macedonian parents.
Ziya Tong Husband/Spouse
Despite being a famous television personality, Tong has managed to keep her relationship affairs very private. Therefore less is known about her current relationship status.
After starting her basic education in Hong Kong, Ziya moved to Canada where she attained her high school education, and later joined the University of British Columbia where she earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology and sociology. Tong furthered her studies at McGill University in Montreal, Quebec, Canada graduating with a Master of Arts in Communications.
Ziya Tong’s Net Worth
As of July 2023, Tong has n estimated net worth of $1 million. She has accumulated her fortune from her successful two-decade career as a television personality and producer.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Ziya Tong Doing Now?
Currently, Ziya is based in Toronto, Canada and she is a member of the board of directors of the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) Canada.
How Old is Ziya Tong?
Ziya is 43 years old.