Posted By: Ejaz Abbasi | February 25, 2019
Chris Harrison Biography
Chris Harrison was born on July 26, 1971, in Dallas, Texas, the USA as Christopher Bryan Harrison. He is an actor and producer, who is known for Date Movie in 2006, The Short Cut in 2011 and Hot in Cleveland in 2010. Harrison has been active since 1993.
He also gained his name for his role as a host of ABC reality television dating show, The Bachelor since 2002 and its spin-offs, The Bachelorette since 2003.
Chris Harrison Career
From 1993 to 1999, Chris worked as a sports reporter at CBS affiliate KWTV in Oklahoma City. He also worked for a short time for TVG Network, a horse racing channel where he remained host of Designer’s Challenge on HGTV. In the year 2001, Harrison hosted the short-lived game show, Mall Masters for GSN.
In the following year, in 2002, Chris was guest starred on Sabrina, The Teenage Witch, as music show host, episode, “ping, ping a song.”
During Nov 2008, Chris hosted the American Music Awards pre-show live on ABC. His mates were Dancing with the Stars judge Carrie Ann Inaba, and Pussycat Dolls member Nicole Scherzinger.
The TV Guide Network, which is now known as “pop” made an announcement that Chris was agreed to make a sign for anchor live red carpet awards coverage, beginning with the 2009 Primetime Emmy Awards in Sep of that year. In 2011, Harrison along with Brooke Burns co-hosted the game show “you deserve it.” Similarly, he also co-hosted Hollywood 411 on the former TV Guide Network. He also remained host of Designer’ Challenge on HGTV and Mall Masters on the Game Show Network.
In April 2015, Disney ABC announced that Chris would replace Terry Crews as host of the syndicated version of “who wants to be a millionaire” for the season of 2015-16. GSN started airing reruns of this show in Dec 2017, marking a return to the network for him since the cancellation of Mall Masters.
Chris Harrison Personal Life
Birth of Chris took place in Dallas, Texas. He did marriage to his colleague, Gwen Harrison. The couple had been passing a peaceful life for a long time. They both have two children, Joshua and Taylor. In May 2012, after 18 years of marriage, Harrison and his wife told the camera that they were about to end their marriage.
As for the education of Harrison is concerned, he graduated from Lake Highlands High School in 1989. He went to Oklahoma City University on a soccer scholarship. He remained a member of the Kappa Sigma fraternity.
Chris Harrison Facts
The net worth of Chris Harrison is $16 million.
His ethnicity is North American.
Harrison has a weight of 85kg, so he is a handsome and smart man.
His eye color is blue while the color of his hair is brown.
His horoscope is Leo.
Chris Harrison is passing a divorced life, and he is single recently. He remained close to his colleague Gwen, the couple married in Nov 1993. Together they have two children. The couple separated in 2012 after 12 years of mutual life. Since then, he has not been in any confirmed relationship until now.
Once it rumored that he was dating with film producer Pattie Mallette in 2012. But there is no authentic news regarding his personal and professional life.
Chris Harrison is a straightforward person and has not been in any controversy in his entire life.
The height of Chris if 5 feet and 10 inches. His chest size is 40 inches while his waist size is 32 inches.
Chris Harrison is active on social media accounts like on Facebook and Instagram. It said that Chris has about 19,920 followers on Facebook. He has more than 547k followers on Twitter and has more than 63k followers on Instagram.
According to Chris Harrison, he has also served as the host of the syndicated version of Who Wants to be a Millionaire since 2015.
Not too much known about the background of Chris Harrison. He has not disclosed his childhood lie. There is also none of the information about his parents. Anyhow, his birth name is Christopher Bryan Harrison.
Salary of Chris Harrison is $8 million a year. He is a successful man in his profession.
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