Ruth O’Neill is a TV presenter and news reporter.
For the past year she hosted Ireland’s number one entertainment show, Xposé, nightly on TV3. She has covered high profile international events such as New York, London and Paris Fashion Weeks, The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show, BBC Music Awards and Longitude Music Festival.
She has interviewed some of Hollywood’s biggest A-list stars and global fashion icons including Kate Hudson, Tom Ford, Michael Fassbender, Eddie Redmayne, Alexa Chung and Penelope Cruz. She also produced and edited all of her own packages at TV3.
Prior to Xposé, Ruth spent five years working in Los Angeles where she cut her teeth in tough newsrooms, including 15 months at ABC News. She was also the LA based Entertainment Correspondent for ‘Juice’ on Ireland’s RTE2, before moving on to become an entertainment reporter at E! News. Here she interviewed celebrities and covered Oscar parties, parties for Teen Vogue and Fendi, and music events.
As well as her on screen reporting, Ruth is a talented writer; during her time in LA she was a US contributor for The Irish Independent Newspaper covering politics and current affairs including Presidential Election and US gun laws, as well as music and fitness. She has also written for E! Online, Xposé Magazine and VIP Magazine.
She recently won "Most Stylish Newcomer" at the VIP Style Awards 2017.
Ruth’s other passions include music, art, fashion, travel and fitness which she documents through social media to over 15,000 Instagram followers. She has a degree in Commerce from UCD, and holds dual citizenship, enabling her to work in both Europe and the USA.