A London native with ancestry from India and Greece, Kavita Channe moved at the young age of 5 to South Florida with her parents and 2 sisters. She stands 5’4″, weighing 115 lbs, with light brown hair and brown eyes. A graduate of the University of Florida, Kavita earned a Bachelors of Science degree in Journalism & Telecommunications. Soon after, Kavita co-founded a boutique marketing firm The Procurer. While Kavita enjoyed the high energy of working behind the scenes, Kavita realized her rising talent was in front of the camera. Her first red carpet interviews included the likes of Sofia Vergara, Kendra Wilkinson-Baskett, Joe Francis, Paris & Nicky Hilton, LMFAO, Solange Knowles and the World Champion Lebron James.
In 2010, Kavita was added to the highly acclaimed Mantalk Radio Show where she took the title as “The Sexy Co-Host”. She became a respected voice during the weekly NFL picks segments. While co-hosting the radio show, Kavita became a correspondent for the Miami Heat Podcast available on iTunes and began writing, producing & directing 1stDownNDirty.
1stDownNDirty is an online series that takes you behind the scenes of the sports world. Kavita also added 1stDownNDirty weekly NFL picks where she clocked 59.5% in her first year picking games against the spread. In less than 1 year, the series hit over 117,000 views on YouTube (currently over 800k views).
In 2011, Channe joined the Fort Lauderdale Strikers Soccer Club of the North American Soccer League as a team correspondent.
In April of 2012, Channe was added as a correspondent for the South Florida show VIP TV which airs on WSFL / The CW covering red carpet events & sports “VIP” style! In addition, Channe became a part of the Fox Sport’s Prep Zone crew as a sideline reporter as well as a reporter for The Prep Zone Florida Sports Report airing on SunSports. Channe also gave weekly NFL picks on The Jason Jackson Show airing on 104.3FM The Ticket.
In 2013, Channe was added as Fox Sport’s Social Media Reporter during Florida Panthers broadcasts.
Outside of sports, Channe has appeared as herself on the Fox Television Show, Paradise Hotel, and has been a featured correspondent on Designing Spaces installments including Kid Spaces and Beauty Spaces which air on TLC and WE TV. She was also featured in Broke: the New American Dream, a film by financial author/expert, Michael Covel as well as a short film CHECKPOST by award winning British film director Aneel Ahmad. Most recently, Kavita played herself as a reporter in the movie EXPOSURE starring Corey Feldman as well as EXPOSURE II to be released soon.
An active volunteer for many different charities, Kavita was nominated by The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society for Women of the Year in 2010 for her fundraising efforts. She enjoys staying fit with her daily yoga practice as well as the competitive P90X workout. Outside of staying fit, she enjoys spending time with her family, taking the occasional flying lesson, traveling, exploring exotic destinations, making her daily green concoctions and following her favorite sports. Go Gators!!!