Charissa Thompson is an American television host and sportscaster who was born in Seattle, Washington in May 1982. She has worked for Fox Sports 1, NBC, GSN, Versus, the Big Ten Network, and ESPN & also co-hosted the TV series Fox Sports Live and Extra. Before that she co-hosted the ESPN2 series SportsNation and became the host of Fox Sports Live in 2013.
With over fifteen years of experience as a reporter, she has hosted numerous college games, both basketball and football. Apart from this, she was among the many American hosts of Ultimate Beastmaster. Today we will discuss the life of Charissa Thompson, which includes information on her career, personal life, net worth, and many more facts.
|Full Name||Charissa Jean Thompson.|
|Birth Date||4th May 1982.|
|Birth Place||Seattle, Washington, US.|
|Education||University of California, Santa Barbara.|
|Father’s Name||Scott Thompson.|
|Siblings||She is the youngest of three children.|
|Age||41 Years Old.|
|Height||5 feet 9 inches /175 cm.|
|Weight||58 Kgs/127.86 Lbs.|
|Body Measurements||35-23-35 (Inches).r|
|Profession||Sportscaster, TV Host.|
|Net Worth||$3 million (INR 24.84 Cr).|
|Last Updated||October 2022|
Charissa Thompson is a famous sportscaster born and raised in Seattle, Washington, in the United States of America. She also has two siblings her. Being a public personality, she has not told much regarding her family. Thompson is American by nationality, while her white ethnicity. She attended Inglemoor High School, in Kenmore, Washington.
After that, she moved to California and studied in a community college. Later on, she transferred to the University of California, Santa Barbara. She completed her B.A. in Law and Society in 2004.
Net Worth and Salary
Thompson is an American sportscaster and television host who has been active since 2006. Due to her successful journalism career, she has earned a net worth of $3 million (INR 24.84 Cr). Other than her net worth, she also received an annual salary of $700,000 (INR 5.79 Cr). But she has not fully disclosed her income and assets publicly.
The sportscaster is married to her dream personality, Kyle Thousand, who is a sports personality. The couple married in early 2021. Due to Covid, the celebration was small, and many of her family and friends were unable to attend the wedding. But it was a beautiful wedding. She shared some photos of the memorable day on her Instagram.
Sports Broadcasting Career
Since her childhood, Charissa wanted to be a broadcaster. So she started her early career appearing on various college sports shows such as Big Ten Network and Fox Sports Net(FSN). She served as a sideline reporter for college football and basketball games. She was appointed as the sideline reporter of the National Football League(NFL) by NFL on Fox.
With them, she appeared on many Big Ten Network shows, which include Big Ten’s Best and Friday Night Tailgate. Her other FSN network appearances include baseball programs like The 2007 MLB All-Star Game Red Carpet Parade and The Baseball Report on Fox Sports Net.
Contract with Fox Sports
Her contract was close to expiration in 2017 however, she chose to stay with Fox Sports, which renewed her contract.
Q.Does Charissa Thompson have a tattoo?
Ans:- Yes, she has a white tattoo on her arm that is almost invisible in daylight if not looked at properly.
Q. How old is Charissa Thompson?
Ans:- She is 41 years old.