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See Pat Sajak’s Daughter, Who’s Joining the “Wheel of Fortune” Family

Pat Sajak has hosted Wheel of Fortune for 40 years, so it is the solely job his youngsters have ever seen him in. And now one of them is becoming a member of the present herself. Pat’s daughter, Maggie Sajak, was lately employed to the Wheel of Fortune workforce as the present’s on-line media guide. Her mom is Pat’s spouse, photographer Lesly Brown. The couple even have a 30-year-old son, Patrick Sajak.

Maggie’s new job was introduced (as reported by Deadline) together with some other changes that can go into impact for the present’s upcoming thirty ninth season in its present format. (The present has existed in some kind since 1975.) The 26-year-old will develop into higher identified to Wheel of Fortune followers along with her new job, however she’s been in the public eye earlier than. She additionally has a music career, as soon as took over Vanna White‘s position on Wheel of Fortune as the letter-revealer, and modeled some denim looks for Teen Vogue. Read on to search out out extra about Maggie and her new gig.

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According to Deadline, as on-line media guide, Maggie can be a social correspondent for Wheel of Fortune‘s Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, TikTok, and web site. “I’m excited about the opportunity to bring an insider’s look at the show with new behind-the-scenes features, interviews, videos and insights,” Maggie stated in a press release on the present’s web site. “The Wheel of Fortune staff and crew have always been like an extended family, and I’m thrilled to be working with them.”

Maggie Sajak, Pat Sajak, and Lesly Brown at The Paley Center for Media Presents: Wheel of Fortune: 35 Years as America's Game in November 2017

Maggie’s bio on the web site notes that she is at the moment in legislation faculty after graduating from a post-graduate program at Columbia University and attending undergrad at Princeton University. At one level, Maggie was pre-med at Princeton, however she’s now made the change to legislation.

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Maggie Sajak in her
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Maggie is a rustic music singer. As a teen, she launched a single known as “First Kiss” in 2011 and one other single, “Wild Boy“, in 2013. “First Kiss” was featured on the CMT actuality sequence Sweet Home Alabama.

“I’ve always wanted to be a singer,” Maggie told CMT in 2013. “But I also always dreamed of being a doctor, and Princeton was my dream school. So I thought I’d lay the ground work for med school while I’m in college.”

She additionally shared that her mother and father’ love of the style influenced her. “Since I was little, my parents listened to a lot of country,” she advised CMT. “My dad lived in Nashville for a while, and he appreciates older country. And my mom loves Faith Hill and Martina McBride. I appreciate the older music, and new artists like Luke Bryan and Carrie Underwood. But I really love the folk singer-songwriters as well. All of that has shaped the kind of music I’m making now.”

Maggie Sajak on
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When Pat needed to undergo intestinal surgery in 2019, White crammed in for him and Maggie crammed in for White. And that wasn’t her first time showing on the present, both. During her time co-hosting, the present performed a clip of Maggie’s debut on Wheel of Fortune when she was solely a year previous. “I’m walking a little better now, and hopefully I’m a little more eloquent than last time,” Maggie joked.

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