Mark Kriski (KTLA NEWS)Biography,Age, Family, Wife, KTLA News and Net Worth

Mark Kriski Biography

Mark Kriski is a Canadian born in Nova Scotia of Polish descent. 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 now works at KTLA in Los Angeles.

Mark Kriski Age and Birthday

Mark was born on 29 June 1956, in Nova Scotia, Canada. He is 67 years old as of 2024.  Additionally, he celebrates his birthday every 29 of June every year.

Mark Kriski Height and Weight

The American television personality, Kriski, stands at an  height of 5ft 8 inches (173cm),  and weighs 73 kilograms.

Mark Kriski Parents and Siblings

The American born newscaster, Mark, was born in Nova Scotia, Canada. He has been secretive when it comes to his family’s information. He has not disclosed any information about him having a sibling or if he is the only child of his family.


Mark Kriski Wife and Children

Mark is a married man. He is married to his lovely wife named Jennifer Gould. The two tied the knot on September 24, 2011. He was married to Samantha Lewis, owner of Digital Playground. They divorced in 2009.  Mark and his first wife Samantha had a son named  Derek, who works as the State Parks Lifeguard.

Mark Kriski Education and Career


Mark attended Fanshawe College in London, Ontario, to study radio and television arts. Mark joining KTLA News, Kristi worked as a DJ in Victoria, on Q-100 FM in British Columbia at 980 a.m. of Montreal.  Kriski has eight awards and one Associated Press Radio-Television Award. He is the best Weatherman in Los Angeles. Moreover, Mark also has three Mike Gold Awards for Best Weather from the Radio & Television News Association in Los Angeles.


He was a radio disc jockey at various stations in Canada and performed commercial voiceovers. Mark’s first job was on camera as a weathercaster on Canada’s Weather Network. He worked as a weatherman at a Montreal local station, CFCF 12. He hosted segments for a Canadian-produced travel show called “Travel Travel” that aired across North America in syndication.

in 1991 he came to the United States after he was accepted in the position of AM weatherman on the “KTLA Morning News.” He is one of the last remaining original “characters” from the show’s inception. Besides him working on the “KTLA Morning News,” he has also played newscasters in over 10 feature films.

He played a newscaster in the season 6 episode of 7th Heaven “Consideration” reporting on Simon’s car chase for fictional station KRLH channel 8. He also does voiceovers and occasionally can be heard behind the mic at MY FM 104.3 in Los Angeles.

Mark Kriski Net Worth and Salary

Kriski who is an American journalist has made a great fortune from his career. He has an estimated net ranging from $1 million to $5 million.

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