Rocsi Diaz joined CBS show Entertainment Tonight as the weekend co-host and daily correspondent in 2013. Entertainment Tonight is the #1 entertainment newsmagazine in the world. Launched in 1981, it stands as the longest running and most popular, half-hour, nationally syndicated entertainment newsmagazine. Rocsi Diaz co-hosts the weekend show with co-anchor Rob Marciano, Entertainment Tonight gives a fresh take on breaking celebrity news events, exclusive interviews, behind-the-scenes first looks, and Hollywood’s hottest stories from the worlds of film, television, fashion, literature and interactive media.
Prior to joining Entertainment Tonight, Rocsi was the co-host of BET’s ultra-popular mega music show, 106 & Park, where the television personality and actress Rocsi Diaz set the tone for what’s hot in music, movies and entertainment.
Born in Honduras, Rocsi was raised in New Orleans where she developed a love for pop culture at a very young age. Rocsi made her debut as a radio host in Dallas at 97.9 The Beat, a popular FM radio station. Rocsi’s signature style caught the attention of Boston’s Hot 97.7, who quickly moved her east. From there, she moved to Chicago where she became known as “The Midday Mami” on the market’s top urban station, Power 92. While in Chicago interviewing the hottest artists in the music industry, Rocsi entered BET’s “New Faces” contest on a whim. She was ecstatic to receive the call telling her she had won the national competition, having stood out and triumphed over several thousands other hopeful entries.
From 2006-2012, Rocsi co-anchored 106 & Park, BET’s flagship show. Seen in 85 million households across the globe in countries including Japan and Africa, the show is one of television’s most influential programs with the ability to open a film or make an album reach #1. Over the past seven years, Rocsi has interviewed a wide range of stars including Lady Gaga and Eminem. Additionally, Rocsi has also engaged the millions of fans who tune into the program, as well as the celebrities she interviews, in open dialogue on Twitter, garnering well over 900,000 followers and counting. Not content to focus on just television, Rocsi is a multi-platofrom broadcast personality who has hosted BET’s nationally syndicated radio program 106 & Park Weekend Countdown as well as her own popular radio program Rocsi on the Radio, which is heard in over 20 major FM markets in the US.
In addition to her hosting duties, Rocsi is atireless supporter of numerous charities including her own RocStar Foundation, which raises money to build and refurbish schools devastated by Hurricane Katrina in her native New Orleans. Rocsi, who is committed to health and overall wellness for herself and her community at large, has also appeared in a Peta2 campaign that raised awareness for shelter animals and is in works on a second campaign. When not working in broadcast and focusing on her philanthropic interests, Rocsi indulges in her love of travel, visiting countries all across the globe. A dedicated fashion fan, Rocsi has also garnered press for her youthful yet chic style and is often seen at red carpet events and film premieres.
Rocsi resides in Los Angeles. She is represented in all areas by WME and The Van Johnson Company.
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