Danielle Nottingham is the co-host of NBC4’s California Live, a 30-minute lifestyle show airing every weekday at 11:30 a.m. As co-host, she takes viewers on an adventure to discover unique sights and sounds throughout California, and report on the latest trends in beauty, fitness, food, health, technology and entertainment.
An award winning journalist, Nottingham has travelled the globe covering breaking news, entertainment and politics. Prior to joining NBC4, she was a correspondent with CBS News in Los Angeles and Washington D.C., where she covered the mass shooting in Las Vegas, massive mudslides in Montecito, California and red carpet coverage for the Grammy, Emmy and Academy Awards. She also reported on national politics and global affairs, including the Pope’s resignation in Rome and Nelson Mandela’s funeral in South Africa.
Nottingham got her start in broadcasting in Greenville, Mississippi at WABG-TV and made her way around the country as an anchor, reporter and radio host in South Carolina, Wisconsin and Pennsylvania. She has won a Los Angeles Press Club award for her coverage of refugees from war-torn countries re-settling in Southern California.
Nottingham graduated from Syracuse University with a degree in Speech Communication, and is a member of the National Association of Black Journalists and Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority. When not reporting for California Live, she plays the piano and is happiest anywhere there’s an ocean view.