Emmy® award-winning journalist and “Talk Stoop” host Cat Greenleaf is the face of USA DAYTIME, which airs weekdays between 11am ET and 3pm ET. In this role, Greenleaf introduces viewers daily to buzz worthy commentary, pop culture news, and intimate one-on-one interviews with celebrities, brand icons and trendsetters.
As fans gear up for the highly-anticipated launch of TV’s top comedy MODERN FAMILY on USA, stars of the series will join Greenleaf exclusively on her stoop. Heading into October, she’ll sit down with LL COOL J and Chris O’Donnell from the hit TV series NCIS: LOS ANGELES. As broadcast premieres start, fans will hear Michael J. Fox talk about his new show and learn more James Spader who stars in the greatly anticipated fall drama “The Blacklist.” Additionally, Greenleaf will bring her USA DAYTIME mobile stoop to the latest red carpets, exclusive movie junkets and national sporting events across the country. In February 2014, she’ll feature the Olympic athletes in Park City, Utah as they prepare for the competition in Sochi, Russia.
The popular “Talk Stoop with Cat Greenleaf” also airs on the NBC Owned Television Stations in the top television markets, including New York, Los Angeles, Miami, Chicago, Washington, DC, Philadelphia, and COZI TV, as well as in out-of-home screens across the country, including taxicabs, select transit systems and gas stations. In the more than four years on the air, “Talk Stoop” has shot nearly 400 conversations with guests including Spike Lee, The Kardashians, Julianne Moore, Eva Longoria, Hilary Swank, Kareem Abdul Jabbar, Edie Falco and Claire Danes.
Prior to joining WNBC, Greenleaf worked at NYC-TV where she served as entertainment correspondent for "NY360" and hosted and produced various programs for the station including, "On The Prowl with Cat Greenleaf" (a weekly series on the culture and characters of New York City); "9.99" (a guide to spending under $10 a day in the city); and "Backdrop NYC" (a showcase for independent films made in New York). Greenleaf hosted The Travel Channel's "Vacation Home Search" and "Chasing History Home." She was also a daily roving craft reporter on the DiY Network's "Craftlab." Greenleaf held positions as Queens Bureau Chief and General Assignment Reporter for WRNN-TV in New York from 2002-2005. From 1991-2001 she was a General Assignment Reporter for Metro Networks/Westwood One where she covered the September 11th terrorist attacks for NY1.
A graduate of Long Island University, Greenleaf resides in Brooklyn with her husband, sons and two dogs, Gracie and Walter.