Karl Stefanovic | Biography

Posted On: 20 May, 2014


Karl Stefanovic | Biography

Quick Facts

Date of Birth August 12, 1974
Age 43 Years 3 Month(s)
Nationality Australian
Profession Television presenter
Wife/Spouse Cassandra Thorburn
Girlfriend No
Ethnicity White
Divorced? No
Married Yes
Net Worth Not Disclosed
Height 5 feet 10 inches
Weight N/A
Children/Kids River Stefanovic, Jackson Stefanovic, Ava Stefanovic

An Australian television presenter, Karl Stefanovic a serbian Australian is best known as co-host of ‘National Nine News’ and ‘Today’ was born on 12th August, 1974 in Darlinghurst, New South Wales. In the year 2011, he earned most prestigious ‘Logie Awards’ for being considered as ‘The Most Popular Personality’ and ‘Most Popular Presenter’ in the mass media industry. Before being in the limelight, he wanted to have academic qualification in the field of Journalism, so he did his schooling from ‘Anglican Church Grammer School’, completed his higher education from ‘St Augustines College’ in Cairns and at early age when he was 24 years old he receive degree in Journalism from ‘Queensland University of Technology’.

After graduating from the University, he got his first job as a cadet reporter at WIN Television in Rockhampton and Cairns. With the Australian nationality, he moved to New Zealand to work at ‘One Network News’ as a reporter and also in ‘TVNZ’. After working for 2 years, in the year 1998 he returned to Australia and worked in ‘News’ in Brisbane as a reporter and presenting person and also got the opportunity to work as news presenter for ‘Ron Wilson’ in Sydney. In the year 2000, for being Best News Coverage for his report on the Childers backpacker hostel fire, he was awarded with a ‘Queensland Media Award’. Being in the profession he never stop in delivering news to the public, because of his passion in his occupation continuously arouse in being one of the top news reporter and coverage in the media industry. His involvement in many shows and programs like ‘2001 Warragamba bushfires’, ‘2003 Canberra bushfires’, ‘Today’, ‘A Current Affair’, ‘Dancing on Ice’, etc. and who has got over 15 years of experience in television as a TV journalist are those credits that made him in the limelight.

Stefanovic also hosted the Nine Network’s evening reports on the ‘2012 London Olympics’ and during that time the Stafanovic brothers, Karl and Peter got opportunity to work side by side which is seen very rarely. Recently he is crew member aboard racing super maxi yacht Perpetual Loyal with other celebrity crew members, Larry Emdur, Guillaume Brahimi, Tom Slingsby, Phil Waugh and Jude Bolton. One of the incidents that happened in his career that made bad impression to the public was on the ‘Today Show’ and the viewer in the youtube about the incident was much more than the usually as when he was drunk and he hosted the program. But later on he apologized for his bizarre behavior and promised that he would not be repeating the same mistake.

Talking about his family it seems that there has not been much information disclosed in the internet, although some of the information has been disclosed like he is married and his wife name is Cassandra Thorburn. In the family, he has three children named Jackson, Ava and River. Karl Stefanovic, who has got very amiable personality, admirable height, impressive body structure, tall guy and the capacity to do prank to make the shows more entertaining are those personal capital that made him one of the Australia’s most popular and admired television presenters.

According to the review done by the agency revealed that his estimated salary is more among other news reporter and its net worth earnings have not been disclosed yet. His official website www.karlstefonovic.com.au where we can see his profile, we also can view his shirtless pictures and gif in the gallery section and the contents like About, Instagram, twitter, Gallery and contact in the website page.