Mario Ramirez is a reporter and fill-in anchor for Good Day LA weekday mornings from 4:30-10 a.m.
He previously worked for WCPO in Cincinnati, Ohio as a morning reporter. He's covered a wide range of topics from the 2012 Presidential election to Southern California wildfires.
Mario began his on-air career in 2010 when he was hired as an evening anchor at WGXA. Almost three years later he made the make the move to Cincinnati and quickly began filling in on the anchor desk, in the traffic department, and in the breaking news center. Ramirez was the only local reporter to break the news on the discovery of three Cleveland girls that had been missing for a decade while working in the Midwest.
Maro started his journey with the FOX family while studying Broadcast Journalism at the University of Nevada Las Vegas. He interned at KVVU-TV where he grew up watching the local FOX affiliate.
As a New York native, he’s always been drawn to the west coast and living near the beach. He was born in Brooklyn and moved west with his family as a young boy. He graduated with a degree in Broadcast Journalism and a minor in Theatre Arts.
When he’s not working, Mario enjoys spending time with his dog Norman, cooking vegan recipes, watching movies, and spending time with family. Some of his favorite places here in Southern California are the Griffith Observatory, El Matador State Beach in Malibu, and the Laugh Factory in Hollywood. He enjoys discovering new restaurants and learning from the melting pot of cultures in Los Angeles.
Mario enjoys hearing from viewers and is always looking for story ideas and new contacts. You can email him at Mario.Ramirez@foxtv.com.