You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

Charla Krupp dies at 58

Author, commentator appeared on 'Today,' 'Oprah,' 'GMA'

Charla Krupp, a popular author and commentator on fashion and beauty whose bestsellers included “How Not to Look Old” and “How to Never Look Fat Again,” died Monday of breast cancer in Manhattan. She was 58.

Krupp was married to Time theater critic Richard Zoglin.

Krupp made numerous television appearances over the years. According to her publisher, the Hachette Book Group, she was on NBC’s “Today” show more than 100 times and was featured on “The Oprah Winfrey Show” as well as on ABC’s “Good Morning America” and “The View.”

As entertainment editor for Glamour magazine, she interviewed Meryl Streep, Madonna and other celebrities. She also wrote for Time magazine, USA Today, Town & Country and many other publications and had a second run at Glamour as beauty editor.

Krupp was born and raised in Wilmette, Ill., and majored in journalism at the U. of Illinois.

Hachette announced that the Krupp and Zoglin families had established the Charla Krupp Memorial Fund for Women in Media at the U. of Illinois College of Media.

More TV

  • Gavel Court Placeholder

    Sharp Entertainment Sets $226,000 Settlement With New York State Over Overtime Pay

    Charla Krupp, a popular author and commentator on fashion and beauty whose bestsellers included “How Not to Look Old” and “How to Never Look Fat Again,” died Monday of breast cancer in Manhattan. She was 58. Krupp was married to Time theater critic Richard Zoglin. Krupp made numerous television appearances over the years. According to […]

  • George RR Martin

    George R.R. Martin Says 'Winds of Winter' Will Not Be Released in 2018

    Charla Krupp, a popular author and commentator on fashion and beauty whose bestsellers included “How Not to Look Old” and “How to Never Look Fat Again,” died Monday of breast cancer in Manhattan. She was 58. Krupp was married to Time theater critic Richard Zoglin. Krupp made numerous television appearances over the years. According to […]

  • Nkechi Carroll WBTV

    Nkechi Carroll Inks Overall Deal at Warner Bros. TV

    Charla Krupp, a popular author and commentator on fashion and beauty whose bestsellers included “How Not to Look Old” and “How to Never Look Fat Again,” died Monday of breast cancer in Manhattan. She was 58. Krupp was married to Time theater critic Richard Zoglin. Krupp made numerous television appearances over the years. According to […]

  • THE HANDMAID'S TALE -- "Unwomen" --

    'The Handmaid's Tale' Boss and Star Alexis Bledel Talk Emily's Past and Post-Gilead Life

    Charla Krupp, a popular author and commentator on fashion and beauty whose bestsellers included “How Not to Look Old” and “How to Never Look Fat Again,” died Monday of breast cancer in Manhattan. She was 58. Krupp was married to Time theater critic Richard Zoglin. Krupp made numerous television appearances over the years. According to […]

  • 'Walking Dead' Star Lauren Cohan on

    'Walking Dead' Star Lauren Cohan on Season 9: 'I'm Going Back'

    Charla Krupp, a popular author and commentator on fashion and beauty whose bestsellers included “How Not to Look Old” and “How to Never Look Fat Again,” died Monday of breast cancer in Manhattan. She was 58. Krupp was married to Time theater critic Richard Zoglin. Krupp made numerous television appearances over the years. According to […]

  • The Handmaids Tale

    'The Handmaid's Tale' Production Crew Pushes the Envelope in Season 2

    Charla Krupp, a popular author and commentator on fashion and beauty whose bestsellers included “How Not to Look Old” and “How to Never Look Fat Again,” died Monday of breast cancer in Manhattan. She was 58. Krupp was married to Time theater critic Richard Zoglin. Krupp made numerous television appearances over the years. According to […]

  • "The Proposal Proposal" -- Pictured: Sheldon

    Kathy Bates, Teller's Characters in 'Big Bang Theory' Finale Revealed

    Charla Krupp, a popular author and commentator on fashion and beauty whose bestsellers included “How Not to Look Old” and “How to Never Look Fat Again,” died Monday of breast cancer in Manhattan. She was 58. Krupp was married to Time theater critic Richard Zoglin. Krupp made numerous television appearances over the years. According to […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content