Mark Kriski is a well-known American meteorologist working on the KTLA Morning News every Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. Before joining the station, he served as a DJ on Victoria, British Columbia’s Q-100 FM, and Montreal’s 980 AM, known as CKGM, then later as a weatherman on Canada’s The Weather Network in the late 1980s.
Kriski’s weather expertise and knowledge mapped him as an outstanding meteorologist and have earned him nine Emmy Awards and an Associated Press-Radio-Television Award. Additionally, the Los Angeles Times named him the funniest weatherman in Los Angeles. Mark also earned a Golden Mike Award for best weather segment from the esteemed Radio Television Digital News Association.
He studied radio and television arts at Fanshawe College in London, Ontario. He then relocated to the United States in 1991 to serve as a weatherman on the KTLA Morning News. Kriski has served KTLA for nearly three decades.
As of 2012, he updated his resume with a new role of professional ring announcer for boxing and mixed martial arts (MMA); most notably for boxing champ Oscar De La Hoya and Golden Boy Promotions, and late, legendary hall-of-fame trainer Emanuel Steward’s Kronk Boxing. His unique voice can also be heard on radio and TV commercials.
Mark Kriski Age
Mark Kriski was born on June 29, 1956, in Nova Scotia, Canada. He is 65 years old as of 2021.
Mark Kriski Wife
Kriski is married to Jennifer Gould, his KTLA colleague since September 24, 2011. Mark was previously married to Samanta Lewis, the owner of Digital Playground from 2004 until their divorce in 2009. Mark has three children from his first marriage with Samantha where one of whom is Derek his son, currently working as a lifeguard for the State Parks.
Mark Kriski Family
He is very private about his personal information hence has not disclosed details about his parents and siblings. However, he is of Polish descent. We promise to update you once the information is available.
Mark Kriski Net Worth
Mark has an estimated net worth of between $1 million. His income is mainly attributed to his career as a meteorologist.
Mark Kriski Salary
Working for KTLA5 News as a meteorologist, he receives an approximate annual salary of between $72,542 – $110, 700.