Mariya Moseley is a Production Assistant at PIX11 News who produces video segments, writes digital articles and manages social media content.

She is passionate about African-American culture and social activism. Her recent experience includes working at PEOPLE and ESSENCE Magazine covering national news, entertainment, lifestyle and criminal justice issues. She has interviewed talent such as Toni Braxton, the Rev. Jesse Jackson and Jay-Z’s mother, Gloria Carter.

Her work has been published in Yahoo, MSN and The New York Post. She is a graduate of CUNY Graduate School of Journalism and North Carolina A&T State University.

The Pittsburgh, PA native currently resides in Brooklyn and enjoys photography, music and TV/film.

Recent Articles
  • PHOTOS: 2019 Met Gala extravagant looks celebrating “Camp”

    UPPER EAST SIDE, Manhattan – Bright colors, tons of feathers and extravagant costumes on the pink carpet for fashion’s biggest night. Several stars arrived at The Metropolitan Museum of Art for the 71st Annual Met Gala on Monday night. This year’s hosts include Vogue’s Editor-in-Chief Anna Wintour, Gucci’s Alessandro Michele, Harry Styles, Serena Williams And Lady Gaga. Several attendees arrived in the Big Apple for the event including Dapper Dan, Lupita Nyong’o, Ciara, Colin Kaepernick, Gwen Stefani, Celine Dion, Ashley […]

  • Race in the spotlight: Taking center stage on and off Broadway

    We’re familiar with the success of movies, such as “Us,” “Black Panther” and “BlackKKlansman,” and their impact in making Hollywood more inclusive. But something more transformative is happening, and it’s centered right here on New York stages. Actress Sheria Irving and Actor Thomas Sadoski star in the four-person play “White Noise,” by Pulitzer Prize-winning Playwright, Suzan Lori Parks. The fierce new drama runs in partnership with the Public Theater. Sadoski believes that telling these stories boldly without sugar-coating the topic […]

  • The science behind why adorable babies and puppies make people happy

    There’s a reason why adorable babies and dogs makes many people happy. PIX11 visited Spark Neuro Lab in Manhattan, which is an organization that helps advertisers create enjoyable content. Spencer Gerrol, CEO and Founder of SPARK Neuro, uses neuroscience to understand the emotions behind the brain and body and believes that digesting these delightful moments can have several positive impacts on a person’s overall quality of life. “All that stress can melt off your body and you can instead feel […]

  • The real story behind ‘All American’ inspired by a Former New York Giants, Jets Player

    NEW YORK — “All American” is a sports drama inspired by a true story that’s filled with powerful messages. The CW show follows the culture clash after an inner city high school football player transfers from a rough neighborhood in Crenshaw to an affluent school in Beverly Hills. The series stars Taye Diggs and newcomer Daniel Ezra, who play a dynamic duo as a coach and player, which is rooted in the life of former NFL player Spencer Paysinger. The […]

  • Billy Ray Cyrus and Lil Nas X team up on ‘Old Town Road’ and become internet sensation

    There’s a new country song that has people pulling out their cowboy hats and boots, including hilarious videos from Ellen DeGeneres and Will Smith. Music Artist Lil Nas X collaborated with Country Star Billy Ray Cyrus on his hit song “Old Town Road” that was released on Friday. Within hours of the track being released, it became a cultural phenomenon and top song across the globe on streaming services such as Apple and Spotify. It has also garnered nationwide social […]

  • Looking for a furry friend? – This organization is offering $2 adoption fees this weekend

    MANHATTAN, New York – A local organization is making sure tens of thousands of animals across the Big Apple have a home. The Best Friends Animal Society has sparked a massive effort by offering $2 adoption fees on all pets who are over 6 months old. The group is offering the deal to celebrate the two-year anniversary of their Lifesaving Center. The non-profit organization, which started nearly 30 years ago, saves the lives of animals across New York, New Jersey […]

  • A look inside the star-studded ‘Game of Thrones’ NYC premiere of the final season

    MANHATTAN, New York – The stars of “Game of Thrones” have taken over the Big Apple. Cast members from the hit HBO series hit the red carpet Wednesday ahead of the New York City premiere. The star-studded event took place at Radio City Music Hall in Midtown, Manhattan. Ahead of the premiere, fans flocked a massive replica Iron Throne that popped up at Rockefeller Center. Over the weekend, another hidden throne was discovered in Queens where thousands from around the […]

  • Lauren London remembers late boyfriend Nipsey Hussle in heart-wrenching tribute

    The longtime girlfriend of late Rapper Nipsey Hussle, Lauren London, is opening up about her tragic loss. The award-winning actress, who shares a two-year-old son with the rapper, shared a sorrowful message via Instagram on Tuesday saying “I’m lost without you.” View this post on Instagram I am completely lost I’ve lost my best friend My sanctuary My protector My soul…. I’m lost without you We are lost without you babe I have no words A post shared by Lauren […]

  • Brooklyn Councilman named World’s Tallest Politician at 6’10” is ‘too tall’ to ride most trains

    The world’s tallest male politician is walking the streets of New York. Brooklyn Councilman, Robert Cornegy Jr., is now the new Guinness Book of World Records holder. The 53-year-old towering 6 feet 10 inches received the special recognition during a ceremony on Wednesday at City Hall. Mayor De Blasio, one of New York City’s tallest mayors standing at 6 feet 5 inches, was on hand to present Cornegy with the honor. “We’re here to bring honor to someone who has […]

  • Facts about pancreatic cancer, the third deadliest cancer across the U.S.

    “Jeopardy” host Alex Trebek’s shocking news about his pancreatic cancer diagnosis has put on spotlight on the deadly disease. As the 78-year-old longtime game show host remains positive amid his stage four battle with pancreatic cancer, health experts believe that’s an important trait. Dr. Mark Truty, an Oncologist at Mayo Clinic, said that despite a low survival rate of nine percent,  “patients with a better attitude during therapy tend to do better.” Dr. Truty told PIX11 that early detection is […]

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