Born and raised in New York, Yanna Darilis is mostly known for her on camera career in Greece since 1994 as a Fitness & Lifestyle TV Host. Yanna earned a Bachelor of Science in Physical & Health Education, and a Bachelor of Science in Film and Television. She was also the Associate Director of the Film & Media Department of New York College in Athens, Greece. Yanna is also a Certified Integrative Nutritionist & Health Coach from the Institute of Integrative Nutrition. She is a published author with the first exercise Book for Greece, “Love your Body”.
Yanna Darilis has worked on the major Greek TV Networks: Antenna, Star and ERT World. Yanna was one of the first English language newscasters for Greece's Antenna Satellite, and one of the first English language hosts to air a show in English about Greece, on National Greek Television’s, ERT World.
Highlights of her career include; creating, executive producing and hosting the first English language show “Hellenic Weekly” for ERT WORLD, Master of Ceremonies for the Pre-Game show for the Opening Ceremonies of the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens, Greece, at OAKA Stadium, Master of Ceremonies for the Closing Ceremonies of the 2004 Olympic Games, segment producer and guest Host for NBC’s "Today" Show with Matt Lauer and Katie Couric, during the Olympic Coverage, E channel's “Tara's Adventures” on the episode of Greece, and Voice Talent for the Para-Olympic Games, in Athens, Greece.