Warner William Wolf who is better known as Warner Wolf is an American television and radio sports broadcaster. He is a local news sports anchor in Washington, D.C and New York City. Also, he wrote books like 1983’s Gimme a Break! Warner Wolf on Sports. With good communication skills and knowledge, Warner has won the heart of thousands of audience and fans.
Warner is a married man and shares two daughters with his spouse. Warner relishes a sumptuous lifestyle through his successful profession.
Who is Warner Wolf? Know his Bio & Wiki
Warner Wolf was born as Warner William Wolf on November 11, 1937, in Washington, D.C. Wolf holds an American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. Similarly, Wolf is a son of Rosemary Wolf and Jack Wolf. His father is an actor and comedian who served as a member of Ted Healy’s stooge act.
His earliest broadcast experience was on Calvin Coolidge High School’s intercom system in Washington, D.C. in the 1950s. Warner’s started as a radio broadcaster on April 1, 1961, doing news, weather, and sports for WLSI-AM in Pikeville, Kentucky under the name Ken Wolf.
YouTube: Warner Wolf’s Plays of the month
Then he moved on to radio jobs in Martinsburg, West Virginia at WEPM, and Washington, D.C at WTOP-TV in Washington.
Warner Wolf’s ABC Sports, WABC-TV and WCBS-TV Career
Wolf gained an ABC Sports network role, working on Monday Night Baseball telecasts and as an anchor for coverage of football and the Olympics. Still, under contract with ABC, Warner served as local sportscasting with a job at WABC-TV in New York.
Also, he was broadcast live sports reports for Israeli television during the Gulf War in 1991. After he began working to WCBS-TV, it resulted in a lawsuit, American Broadcasting Co. v. Wolf, in which ABC claimed that Wolf had failed to negotiate in good faith and sought specific performance of their agreement which would have kept Wolf off the air for two years.
Warner Wolf’s Controversies
According to officers at the Collier County Sheriff’s Office, Wolf turned in and was detained after breaking letters off a sign at the entrance of Classics Plantation Estates in East Naples, Florida on February 7, 2019.
At homeowners association conferences, he expressed his opinion that “planting” was racist. As per the arrest report, Wolf faced a felony charge of criminal mischief.
Warner Wolf was released after paying $5,000 bond.
How much is Warner Wolf’ Net Worth & Salary?
Warner Wolf has a net worth of $3 million as of 2019. He has earned a good fortune through his profession as American television and radio sports broadcaster. Warner gained wide recognition for being a local sports anchor in both Washington, D.C and New York City. The average salary of an ABC sportscaster who has an average salary of $152,627 per year. With such a promising career, he must be receiving the same amount of money.
Besides journalism, he has also appeared in several films including Rocky IV and authored the book Gimme a Break! Warner Wolf o Sports and Let’s Go to the Videotape: All the Plays and Replays from My Life in Sports. Warner is yet to reveal his exact salary and remuneration. With such a colossal amount, Warner lives a rich and lavish lifestyle.
Who is Warner Wolf’ Married to? Know about his Wife & Daughter
Warner Wolf is a married man. The sportscaster is happily married to his longterm girlfriend Sue Wolf. However, Warner hasn’t revealed any details about his wife to the media. Hence, the couple started a beautiful journey of their married life for a decade.
Through their long-term relationship, Warner and Sue share two beautiful daughters. The family of four lives a conjugal lifestyle and often shares their pictures in social media. Currently, Wolf’s daughters are eligible enough and are working in their respective fields. Until now, there is no signs of their divorce and extramarital affairs.