Tawny Little; What happened to the former Miss New York


Tawny Little is a former beauty pageant winner, news reporter and broadcaster. She has had quite an adventurous life with the above number of careers and multiple marriages. Her life started in Portland Maine and in the following years in Yonkers, New York and Canada.

A little later, Tawny also received some national recognition, after which she would have a year-long career as a news reporter in addition to occasional appearances in some films.

In recent years, however, it seems that Tawny has unofficially retired from the limelight without any new or final public presence to any degree. Read what really happened alongside a full account of her early life, career, marriage details, what she’s doing in the present and more.


Tawny Little is from Maine

Little was born September 15, 1956, in Portland Maine. However, she grew up in Yonkers, New York, and Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Tawny graduated from Roosevelt High School in Yonkers, New York, in 1974.

Tawny Little in Santa Monica CA
Actor John Schneider’s ex-wife Tawny Little or Tawny Godin. Getty

Little attended Skidmore College and later the University of Southern California. While at Skidmore, Tawny also had a scholarship.

Little apparently longed to become a college professor. She studied linguistics at Skidmore College. Tan wanted to specialize in language acquisition programs for primary school children.

Tawny Career; She is an ex-winner of Miss New York and later worked as a reporter

You could say that Little’s career got the necessary boost from her Miss New York win in 1975 and subsequent Miss America win in 1976.

However, Little would spend most of her career as a reporter and host of various shows. She was a host on three Los Angeles television stations, beginning in 1977 with KABC TV.

Beginning in 1977 with KABC-TV, Susan Little worked as a news reporter and anchor in Los Angeles, with stints on several popular programs, including AM Los Angeles, Eye on LA, Hollywood Close-up, and The Love Report. She later became a news anchor for Prime 9 News on KCAL-TV after leaving KABC in 1992. From 1995 to 1999, she was a co-anchor for UPN News 13 on KCOP-TV. In addition, Little had minor roles in various TV shows and movies such as Rocky II, TJ Hooker, Hart to Hart, and Benson.

Little else was a contestant on The $128,000 Question. In her eventual win, the ex-beauty contestant won about $8,000.

Little Once also covered the Oscars interview and talked to celebrities on the red carpet.

little relationship; She has been married three times and has three sons

There has been little in three marital relationships in total. She was first married to her husband Miles Little. He was a neurosurgeon in Los Angeles. Their marriage lasted from 1977 to 1981. After her divorce from Miles, Little married The Dukes Of Hazzard star John Schneider. However, this marriage also ended in divorce.

Former reporter and broadcaster Tawny Little with her ex-husband John Schneider at the 57th Academy Awards in March 1985
Actor John Schneider with his ex-wife and ex-reporter Tawny Little. Getty

Post her divorce from Schneider, Little wed Don Corsini. He was the general manager of KCBS TV and KCAL-TV. With Corsini, the Portland native welcomed two sons, Joseph JohnAnd Chris. Little and Corsini divorced in 1999, after which the Maine-born actress tied the knot with the Los Angeles lawyer Rick Welch. Little had a son with Welch. Tawny and Welch remained husband and wife until his death in October 2014.

Is Tawny Little married now; Who is her current husband? What happened to her?

Until 2017, Tawny still used the last name Welch, according to her mother’s obituary. However, it is not enough to say whether she was still a widow at the time. Nor was it revealed whether she was married. Honestly, Tawny hasn’t been more than one in recent years. It is therefore a mystery whether the resident of Yonkers has a new husband or not.

Maine-born ex-reporter and broadcaster Tawny Little in October 1987 in Los Angeles.
Tawny Little, graduated from the University of Southern California in October 1987. Getty

Same is the scenario with her recent whereabouts, though some public records suggest Tawny lives in her native Yonkers, New York. She is also said to have changed her maiden name to Goddess. But then again, what she does professionally is no less than a mystery in itself.

How much is Little’s Net Worth?

Tawny’s financial acumen is puzzling, given the veil of utter secrecy that has shrouded her life in recent years. While she has amassed a considerable fortune during her time as a reporter and host, her current financial standing remains a burning question.

Portland native former Miss America winner Tawny Little at the 1st Annual American Video Awards
A former KABC TV reporter, Tawny Little. Getty

No one really knows how celebrities like her, who was once one of the gossip in the media, really make a living after retiring from show business. While it may be a bold guess, Little’s net worth can range from hundreds of thousands of dollars and more.