Lara Spencer

Celebrities, Celebrity Q&A, People
on September 18, 2005

What can you tell me about Lara Spencer of The Insider and The Antiques Roadshow?
—Lucille M., Indiana

Lara Spencer gave birth to her second child, a daughter, last October. She lives in Connecticut with her husband David Haffenreffer, host of CNN's Money Morning. Spencer began her broadcasting career at WDEF-TV in Chattanooga, Tenn., before moving to News 12 in Long Island, N.Y. She's appeared on Good Morning America and is the New York anchor of The Insider, a syndicated celebrity news magazine. Spencer, herself an antiques collector and flea market fiend, will be leaving Antiques Roadshow at the end of the current season. Her replacement will be Mark Walberg, former host of Temptation Island.