Craig Kilborn

Craig Kilborn is a multi-talented television personality, a comedian, political commentator, actor, and sports commentator from America. He came to the limelight by serving as the host of “The Daily Show”, and “The Late Late Show”. He is quite famous among his fans through his dry humor and has been an outstanding comedian who makes millions of people laugh.

How old is Craig Kilborn?

Craig Kilborn who is officially known as Craig Lawrence Kilborn was born August 24, 1962, in Kansas City, Missouri, USA. He is American by nationality and is currently 58 years old. Talking about his family and childhood, he was born to parents Shirley and Hiram Kilborn.

His mother was a school teacher whereas his father is an insurance executive. His family left for Hastings, Minnesota along with his brother Chris Kilborn when he was just four.

What is his educational background?

Academically, he attended the Hastings High School for his higher education. There he would play basketball for the school as well as another team called Northside Magicians. Additionally, he even earned a scholarship from Montana State University for his great basketball performance. There he majored in subjects like media and theatre arts.

How is the professional life of Craig Kilborn?

During the early days, Craig Kilborn started working on his television career as the sports anchor for KCBA, Monterey County’s Fox affiliate in Salinas. Sooner later after attending several small jobs, he worked as the anchor of the ‘ESPN SportsCenter’ from the year 1993 to 1996. After this, he was picked by ‘Worldwide Pants’ to replace Tom Snyder for the post of the host of ‘The Late Late Show.’ It was the date December 17, 1998, when he hosted the final episode of the show, ending a 386-episode tenure.

Moving forward with his career, he was cast as Mark in the flick ‘ Old School‘ and even played as Jerry in “The Benchwarmers” in the year 2003 and 2006 respectively. On June 28, 2010, the star returned back to television after 6 whole years of off the air with his new show, “The Kilborn File“. The show debuted on selected Fox stations but was not well-received. Moreover, he even received an opportunity to play a villain in an episode of ‘Chuck’.

Later, he went on to serve as a guest host of ‘The Artie Lange Show’ and even had a cameo appearance on ‘The Daily Show’ as a part of Jon Stewart’s final episode. Following the next year, he was featured in a television commercial for Kraft Macaroni & Cheese.

How much net worth does Craig Kilb hold?

Reportedly, Craig Kilborn has an estimated net worth of $10 million as of the date September 2020. He has even made a career out of portraying various roles in films and television shows. As of several reports, he makes additional money from the fact that he is a political and sports commentator as well. Back when he worked for ESPN, Craig had a whopping salary of $69,089. Looking at his success, he sure seems to build a fortune out of his professional career.

Has Craig any awards or achievements?

Concerning the awards and achievements of Craig Kilborn, he is yet to receive an award but does has several; many nominations. His nominations include his work in shows like The Dail Show and The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn. He was nominated for the Teen Choice Award for Choice TV and for the CableACE Award for Best Entertainment Host.

Is he married?

Referring to the relationship status of Craig Kilborn, he is currently unmarried but has a son who is more than 30 years old, but no one knows his biological mother. Craig was even rumored to be dating Amber Smith, who is a famous American actress. The two started and ended the relationship in 1998. Since then, there is no information indicating that he is in a relationship or is looking forward to dating anytime soon. As of now, he is very single.

What are his body measurements?

Looking at his physical attribute, the star’s height is 6 feet 5 inches tall and weighs about 82 kilograms. Likewise, he has blonde hair with few greys and has a pair of green eyes. However, there is no information on his other body measurements like chest-biceps-waist size, shoe size, and dress size.

Social media

Socially, Craig is seen quite active on platforms like Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook. He is a verified user on Instagram under the username @mrcraigkilborn  and has about 36.1K followers. Similarly, he joined Twitter in June 2012 and has about 1.5K followers and his Facebook profile has 166 followers.