Chris Harrison Biography

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Chris Harrison

Quick Facts Of Chris Harrison

Celebrated Name Chris Harrison
Age 47 Years
Nick Name Chris Harrison
Birth Name Christopher Bryan Harrison
Birth Date 1971-07-26
Gender Male
Profession Actor
Place Of Birth Dallas, Texas,United States
Nationality American
Spouse Gwen Harrison (M. 1994; Div. 2012)
Education Oklahome City University
Children Joshua Harrison, Taylor Harrison
Horoscope Leo
Father Richard Benjamin Harrison
Marital Status Divorced (Single)
Mother Mary Beth Harrison
Hair Color Brown
Eye Color Blue
Height 5 feet 10 inches
Weight 85 Kg
Salary $ 60 Thousand per episode
Net Worth $ 12 million
Ethnicity North American
Chest Size 40 inches
Waist Size 32 inches
Bicep Size 12 inches
Birth Nation USA

Christopher Chris Bryan, a TV Host, better known as Chris Harrison is known far and wide to be a TV host of ABC. His greatest achievement is hosting for the seasons of The Bachelor, and The Bachelorette which are unscripted television show concentrated on affection and dating.

Famous For

  • The host of ABC’s hit reality TV series ‘The Bachelor’ and it’s various spin-offs like ‘The Bachelorette'.

Gossip and Rumors

He has been rumored to have had a girlfriend or two who are former contestants of ‘The Bachelor.' They were former season 17 contestants Ashley Frazier and Selma Almeria.

In April 2015, Disney-ABC announced that he would replace Terry Crews as host of the syndicated version of Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? for the 2015–16 season.

Early Life of Chris Harrison

Chris Harrison was born in Dallas, Texas, USA. His nationality is American but his ethnicity is North American.

His birth name is Christopher Bryan Harrison. He was born to mother Mary Beth Harrison and father Richard Benjamin Harrison. Apart from this, There is no information about his parents. He has not disclosed any information about his childhood life.

He attended Oklahoma City University on a soccer scholarship.

Career of Chris Harrison

Chris began his television career by covering local sports in Oklahoma City. He worked at KWTV Channel 9 in Oklahoma City from 1993 to 1999. In 2001, Harrison hosted the short-lived game show, Mall Masters for GSN. In 2002, he guests starred on Sabrina, the Teenage Witch as a music show host in the episode “Ping, Ping a Song.” He began hosting the ABC reality television dating show, The Bachelor since 2002. He also began hosting The Bachelors’ spin-off show The Bachelorette since 2003. Chris hosted Bachelor Pad from 2010 to 2012. In November 2008, Harrison hosted the American Music Awards pre-show live on ABC.

In 2011, Harrison and Brooke Burns co-hosted the game show You Deserve It. He has also co-hosted Hollywood 411 on the former TV Guide Network. He also serves as a host of Bachelor in Paradise since 2014 and Bachelor Live since 2016. In April 2015, he replaced Terry Crews as host of the syndicated version of Who Wants to Be a Millionaire for the 2015–16 season.

Awards and Achievements of Chris Harrison

Chris Harrison was signed to anchor its live red carpet awards coverage, beginning with the 2009 Primetime Emmy Awards in September, in 2011.

Chris Harrison currently hosts ABC’s The Bachelor and The Bachelorette and is the voice of TLC’s Say Yes to the Dress.

Net Worth and Online Presence of Chris Harrison

Being one of the most charming hosts of the reality television, Chris Harrison is bound to have a greatly impressive net worth and salary. He is said to possess an estimated net worth of 12 million dollars. This is because of his 5 figure sum the charges as his salary per episode. He charges around 60,000 dollars per episode for ‘The Bachelor.' On top of that he also occasionally follows other ventures as well from other shows to events.

Furthermore, He is active on Facebook, Instagram, and Facebook. He has around 20,687 followers on Facebook. He has more than 573k followers on Twitter and has more than 690k followers on Instagram.

Personal Life of Chris Harrison

Chris Harrison is a divorced and single man at the present time. He was previously married to his college sweetheart, Gwen Harrison. After years of their affair, the couple got married on 20 November 1993. They together had two children named Joshua Harrison and Taylor Harrison. After 18 years of their marriage, the couple separated in May 2012 and divorced later that year. Since then, he has not been in any confirmed relationships till now. according to the records, he is possibly single at the present time.

Body Measurements of Chris Harrison

He has a good height of 5 feet 10 inches (1.78m) with body weight 85 kg. His hair color is brown and his eye color is blue. His chest size is 40 Inches, his waist size is 32 Inches and his biceps size is 12 Inches.

Did You Know?

  • Attended Oklahoma City University on a soccer scholarship
  • Became the host of TV Guide Network's entertainment news series Hollywood 411 in 2008.
  • TV career took off in 1999, when he became lead anchor for Los Angeles-based horse-racing network TVG, then host of HGTV's Designers' Challenge,

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