Description:The beautiful and talented Maria Menounos, known for rubbing shoulders with the stars as co-host of "Extra" reveals to AOL.com a long held family secret.
Menounos, who stars with her family on her Oxygen reality show "Chasing Maria Menounos" says her family once turned its back on her. In her own words, Menounos opens up about how her relationship nearly divided her family for good.
Check out a revealing episode of "Chasing Maria Menounos" on Oxygen tonight at 10pm.(4:18)