Chris Fowler | Biography

Posted On: 22 Aug, 2014

Chris Fowler | Biography

Quick Facts

Date of Birth August 23, 1962
Age 59 Years 1 Month(s)
Nationality American
Profession Sports Announcer
Wife/Spouse Jennifer Dempster
Is Gay/Lesbian No
Divorced? Not Yet
Married Yes
Net Worth $2 million dollars
Height 6 ft 3 inch
Weight N/A
Children/Kids N/A

Born in 23rd of August, 1962, Chris Fowler has become one of the popular sportscaster in America. He is best known for his job at College Gameday for college football. He has been in college football as a primary studio host from 1989. Currently, in 2014, he is made the announcer for ABC sports in Saturday Night Football Series. In addition to that, he is also selected to be the announcer for a College Football Playoff Semifinal game.

He has graduated from University of Colorado with the Bachelor Degree of Science. After working as a co-host and producer for a magazine, he was transferred to the destiny of sportscaster. He spent his two years while working as a sports director in KAIR-AM. In the university, he also got chance to cover the high school sports.

He started his career from 1984 when he joined KCNC-TV. He then joined NBC as a production assistant as well as sports reporter, producer and writer. He joined ESPN as a host as well as reporter for Scholastic Sports America. This program lasted for two years. Then, he got the opportunity to serve as a sideline reporter in college football from 1988 for two seasons. He got the chance to be the lead studio host for men’s college basketball in 2006. During his tenure, he has given his true potentiality to the company. As a result, he has become one of the successful sports caster as well as host. He has also anchored the tennis tournaments which were broadcasted in ESPN. These events include Wimbledon, Australian Open, US Open and French Open. He also got chance to anchor a coverage of FIFA World Cup 2010 which was held in South Africa. Besides these programs, he has also worked in ESPN Classic as well as Sports Century.

He is a tall guy with the height of 6 feet 3 inch. He has reached the age of 51 from 2014. Despite of his age, he seems to be energetic as well as healthy compared to that of his colleagues. He is married to Jennifer Dempster who is also a former fitness model as well as instructor. They first met each other in ESPN when Dempster appeared for the show called Body Shaping. Because of the good relationship with his wife, he said that there is no confusion between them. He also added that his wife has fully supported him to reach in this position. Because of these facts, we can assume that there is no question of having divorce between them. They are currently planning to have children as they both love the kids very much. He is happily enjoying his life with his family.

He has the net worth of $2 million and his annual salary is $500 thousand. Despite of the fact that he has been popular over the period of time, he has also made some controversial remarks. These remarks have almost got him fired from the company as well. He has the passion to become the sportscaster which he has fulfilled as well. He commented that he would not leave his career till death.

He has also made his presence in social sites. He has the large number of followers in twitter which is 362 thousand. He is also present in other networks such as Facebook as well as Instagram. To know more about his biography, you can visit wiki. To view his podcasts and commentary, you can also visit YouTube.