Quick Facts of Mark Kriski
- Full NameMark Kriski
- Net Worth$2 million
- Date of Birth1956 /06 /29
- Marital StatusMarried
- BirthplaceNova Scotia, Canada
- ProfessionJournalist, Weather Reporter
- SpouseJennifer Gould (m:2011-present)
- Online PresenceInstagram, Twitter, Facebook
Eight-time Emmy Award winner, Mark Kriski is a Canadian journalist currently working as the KTLA Morning News Weatherman. Cited as the Funniest Weatherman in Los Angeles; Mark won 3 Golden Mike Awards for Best Weather Segment from the Radio & Television News Association.
Mark is a married man and has three children. Besides, he also earns a desirable amount of income from his profession. Let’s know his personal and professional life in full detail.
Mark Kriski’s Age, Early Life & Height
The LA-based weatherman, Mark Kriski was born on June 29, 1956, in Nova Scotia, Canada. As of 2019, Kriski is 62 years old. He is of Polish descent, and his birth sign is Cancer.
For his education, Mark enrolled at Fanshawe College in London, Ontario and studied Radio/ Television Arts. In the beginning, he worked as a DJ at various stations in Canada and performed commercial voiceovers. Mark got his first job on camera as a weathercaster on Canada’s Weather Network.
Mark has a charming personality and he is called the funniest weatherman in Los Angeles. He has a good height and an excellent sense of humor.
How much is Mark Kriski’s Net worth? Earnings & Salary
The KTLA weatherman, Mark Kriski has a net worth of $2 million as of 2019. The versatile media personality adds his wealth from several business endeavors. Further, the average annual earnings of the news anchor at KTLA network is over $80,000.
Besides, Kriski also appeared in the 1994 blockbuster movie, Speed, featuring Keanu Reeves. Moreover, he appeared in the commercial for brands like Toyota and Coors Lite. Apart from his profession, Mark also contributes to the community. He participates in several charitable causes.
The multiple award-winning journalists participate in charity golf tournaments, Hollywood Stars Baseball Games. Further, he served as the Grand Marshall twice in Veterans Day and Christmas parades, earning him a Certificate of Appreciation from the City of Los Angeles.
Mark Kriski’s Married, Wife & Children
Talking about Mark’s marital life, he is a married man and has a lovely wife. Well, he is married to his girlfriend turned wife, Jennifer Gould. Like, her husband, the gorgeous Jennifer is an award-winning station reporter of KTLA.
After a few years, the pair engaged on May 17, 2010. Afterward, Mark and Jennifer tied the knot on September 24, 2011, in Huntington Beach. Subsequently, the intimate wedding ceremony and reception took place at the Shorebreak Hotel.
Following their wedding celebration, the life partners went for a honeymoon in the Florida Keys. Kriski and his wife, Gould already has crossed eight years of togetherness. Do they share any children? No, they don’t, but Mark has four children from his previous marriage. He is a proud parent of four lovely children Jacqueline, Danielle, Derek and his oldest daughter Tamara who lives in Canada.
If you follow Mark, then you would know that Jennifer is not his first wife. He previously married his former wife Samantha Lewis on May 8, 2004. After spending five years of married life, the previous couple divorced in 2009.
Moving towards his interest, the KTLA weather reporter, Mark Kriski likes scuba diving, bike riding, traveling, playing tennis, skiing, playing hockey.
Mark Kriski’s Career
Mark has been at KTLA for more than two decades and is currently working as Morning News Weatherman. He used to appear on KTLA Morning News from 5am-10 am. Likewise, Kriski has won 8 Emmy Awards and one Associated Press Radio-Television Award. He also won 3 Golden Awards for Best Weather Segment from the Radio & Television News Association.
Mark also does voice-overs and can be heard behind the mic at MY FM 104.3 in Los Angeles. Kriski has added the role of a professional ring announcer to his resume, for boxing and mixed martial arts matches (MMA); most notably for legendary Hall of Fame trainer Emanuel Steward‘s Kronk Boxing and boxing champ Oscar De La Hoya and his Golden Boy Promotions.
Moreover, Kriski also frequently does commercial voice-over/imaging and has won several awards for his work including an Emmy award, a Clio award & the PromaxBDA Gold.