Mark Kriski (KTLA) Bio, Age, Family, Wife, Illness, Net Worth

Mark Kriski Biography

Mark Kriski is a Canadian meteorologist who is currently working as a news anchor and reporter at KTLA in Los Angeles. Previously, he served as a disk jockey for Q-100 FM in Victoria, British Columbia.

How old is Mark Kriski? – Age

Kriski is 68 years old as of 2024. He was born on June 29, 1956, in Nova Scotia, Canada, where he also grew up.

How tall is Mark Kriski? – Height

He stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches tall.

Mark Kriski’s Mother, Father – Family

Mark was born and raised by his loving parents in Nova Scotia, Canada. However, information regarding his father’s and mother’s identities is still unclear. It is also not known whether he has any siblings or not.

Is Mark Kriski Married? – Wife

Kriski has been married to his beautiful wife, Jennifer Gould, since September 24, 2011. Initially, he was married to the proprietor of Digital Playground Samantha Lewis. He had three children with Samantha one of whom is his son, Derek, who is working as lifeguard for State Parks.

Meteorologist Mark Kriski Photo
Meteorologist Mark Kriski Photo

Mark Kriski Career

Mark is a renowned meteorologist presently working as a news reporter for KTLA. Here, he appears on the show KTLA Morning News which airs on weekdays from 5 a.m. to 10 a.m. Initially, he worked as a disk jockey for Montreal’s 980 AM and Q-100 FM in Victoria, British Columbia.

Additionally, he received an Associated Press radio and television award, and eight Emmys for his meteorological expertise. He was also awarded three Golden Mike Awards for Best Weather Segment. Likewise, he was named the Funniest Weatherman in Los Angeles by the Los Angeles Times.

Moreover, he first appeared on camera as a weathercaster for Canada’s Weather Network. He also created parts for the programme “Travel Travel,” which was produced in Canada and syndicated across North America. Furthermore, he covered Simon’s vehicle pursuit as a newsreader for the fictitious station KRLH channel 8 in the sixth season of 7th Heaven episode “Consideration” (2001).

Mark Kriski’s Illness

Kriski was diagnosed with viral pneumonia in 2011. He reported that he was suffering from Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococci (VRE), an antibiotic-resistant kind of viral pneumonia. He is said to have spent two months seeking treatment at Northridge Hospital.

Mark Kriski’s Net Worth

Citing his journalism career, Mark has an estimated net worth of $1 Million to $5 Million (Approx.).


You can find and follow Kriski on Twitter using the account name: @MarkKriski

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