Mark Kriski KTLA, Bio, Age, Wife, Health, Weight Loss, Salary & Net Worth

Mark Kriski Biography

Mark Kriski is a Canadian weatherman currently working for KTLA Morning News (Monday to Friday 7 AM to 10 AM) in Los Angeles. Kriski worked as a DJ on Q-100 FM -Victoria, British Columbia. Additionally, he also served as a DJ at Montreal’s 980 AM (CKGM) and joined Canada’s The Weather Network as a weatherman at the end of the 1980s.

Mark Kriski Age, Birthday,  and Ethnic Background

Mark Kriski (66 years old) was born on 1956, June 29 in Nova Scotia. Furthermore, he is of Polish descent. Moreover, he holds Canadian nationality by birth. Further celebrates his birthday every 29th of June the year.

Mark Kriski’s Height, Weight, and Other Body Measurements

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Kriski’s height is 5ft 6in (1.65 m). However, his other measurements including weight are publicly unavailable at the moment. READ MORE: Jane Pauley CBS Sunday Morning, Bio, Age, Children, Clinic, & Net Worth

Mark Kriski Health | Illness

In a statement, Mark said he was ill and went into a coma for 4 days, through virtual sedation. The surgery was done to get rid of quart fluid around his vital organs and lungs.

Furthermore, Kriski was hospitalized at Northridge Hospital where he was sick from viral Pneumonia for over two months. He was released from the hospital and is recuperating at home. Additionally, Mark said the surgery was rushed and that it was never something planned. The surgery process took place at 9 PM.

The Head Injury Update of Mark Kriski

Kriski has had a health problem in the recent past. His wife confirmed that Mark fell and hurt his head. Moreover, she added that Kriski was rushed to the hospital and the doctors diagnosed a minor impact on the head and he got discharged in a few days.

Mark Kriski Weight Loss Journey

Kriski lost 15 pounds of body weight after his surgery. The doctors left the place that was operated on for a few days to monitor just in case the fluid would reappear. Thankfully the fluid subsided.

Mark Kriski’s Family Background | Parents and Siblings

He was born on 1956, June 29 in Nova Scotia. However, Marks has not shared any details concerning his parents and siblings with the public yet. He has probably chosen to stay professional.

Mark Kriski Wife /Spouse (Genifer Gould)

Kriski married Samantha Lewis (owner of Digital Playground) in 2004 and divorced in 2009. Nonetheless, he is currently married to his KTLA colleague Jennifer Gould whom he got engaged to on May 18, 2011, and married on 2011, 24 September.

Mark Kriski KTLA

Kriski is the current host of KTLA Morning News which airs every Monday – Friday from 7 AM to 10 AM. He has worked for KTLA channel 5 for more than twenty years.

In 1991, Mark, came to the USA to take carry out his work as a weatherman journalist that was offered to him by KTLA Morning News. He remains one of the last standing first “Characters” from when the show was established.

Moreover, went to Fanshawe College in London, Ontario where he pursued radio and television arts. Furthermore, by 2012, Mark added more details to his biography as a professional ring presenter of mixed martial arts (MMA) and boxing.

This was particularly for Emanuel Steward’s Kronk Boxing (late, legendary hall-of-fame trainer), Golden Boy Promotions as well as Oscar De La Hoya.

Mark has received 9 Emmy Awards together with Associated Press Radio-Television Award. He is a renowned weather expert with lots of knowledge and skills which has placed him at the top in the weather field.

Furthermore, Kriski gained recognition in Los Angeles Times and was named the funniest weatherman in Los Angeles. Additionally, Mark has also received a Golden Mike Award doe the best weather section from Radio Television Digital News Association.

Nonetheless, Kriski, who has worked all these years is always heard on Television and radio commercials.

Mark Kriski Salary

How much does Mark Kriski make? Kriski earns an incredible salary from his work as a weatherman. Mark’s average salary is $83,261 per year.

Mark Kriski Net Worth

He has made a significant amount of wealth throughout his career as a weatherman journalist. Mark’s estimated net worth is $2 Million.

Frequent Questions Asked

What happened to Mark Kriski?

Mark has had a health problem. He suffered from pneumonia which had him spend some time in the hospital. Kriski suffered viral pneumonia which had him recuperate from home for more than two months.

Where is Mark Kriski today?

Mark now works at KTLA in Los Angeles. He is the host of the KTLA Morning News (Monday – Friday from 7 AM to 10 AM).

Is Mark Kriski ill? How is Mark Kriski Health?

Mark suffered viral pneumonia for more than two months and was admitted to Northridge Hospital. Moreover, he was let out of the hospital to recuperate from home.

Who is Mark Kriski married to?

Kriski is married to Jennifer Gould. He announced engagement to Jennifer on May 18, 2011, and married on September 24, 2011.  Prior thereto, Mark married Samantha Lewis (owner of Digital Playground) on 2004, May 8, and divorced in 2009.

How old is Mark Kriski?

Mark is 66 years old. Additionally, he was born on 1956, June 29 in Nova Scotia.

Samantha Lewis Mark Kriski

Samantha Lewis is the owner of Digital Playground and an ex-wife to Mark Kristi. Furthermore, the two married on 2004 May 8 and divorced in 2009.