Mark Kriski Biography and Wiki
Mark Kriski is a Canadian weather forecaster and broadcast journalist currently working as a meteorologist for KTLA Channel 5. He covers the KTLA Morning News 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. newscasts from Monday to Friday.
Mark Kriski Age and Birthday
Mark was born on June 29, 1956, in Nova Scotia, Canada. He is 66 years old as of 2023. His birth sign is Gemini. He turns 67 years old on June 29, 2024.
Mark Kriski Height
Kriski stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches (Approx. 1.73 meters) tall.
Mark Kriski Education
The weathercaster attended and graduated from a local high school in his hometown. From there he joined Fanshawe College in London, Ontario.
During this time, Mark pursued radio and television arts. More details regarding his academic credentials will be updated soon.
Mark Kriski Family, Parents, Siblings
Attempts to establish his parents’ identities were in vain since no information about them is available to the public. It’s therefore not clear if he has any siblings. Further details regarding his family background will be updated soon when disclosed.
Mark Kriski Wife
In regards to his marital entanglements, the famed weather forecaster is currently married to his wonderful wife, Jennifer Gould. Previously, he was married to Samantha Lewis in 2004 but divorced in 2009 due to irreconcilable differences. Together, they were blessed with wonderful children namely Jacqueline, Danielle, Derek, and Tamara.
Mark Kriski Career/KTLA News
KTLA, Channel 5, is a television station in Los Angeles, California, affiliated with the West Coast flagship of The CW. It is owned by the Nexstar Media Group.
Kriski is an Emmy award meteorologist known for his work as a weather anchor and reporter for KTLA Morning News. He has also worked as a professional ring announcer for both mixed martial arts (MMA) and boxing. He has often been featured in radio and TV commercials.
Throughout his career, he has earned several accolades including nine Emmy Awards. He also holds an Associated Press Radio-Television Award. In addition, the Radio Television Digital News Association honored him with a Golden Mike Award for the best weather segment.
Mark Kriski Salary
According to KTLA estimates, he receives an average annual salary ranging from $72,542 – $110, 700. His contract with the exact figures is yet to be released.
Mark Kriski Net Worth
The meteorologist has an estimated net worth ranging from $1 Million to $5 Million as of 2023. This amount is from his extensive career as a weathercaster among other investments.