Mostly known as the host of ABC’s hit reality TV series ‘The Bachelor’ and it’s various spin-offs like ‘The Bachelorette,' Chris Harrison is a great TV personality. He has also been spotted hosting other game shows like ‘You Deserve It’ and Events like ‘American Music Awards.'
A Look at his Career:
Chris Harrison is mostly noted for being the host of ‘The Bachelor’ since its release in 2002 and also all of its spin-offs like ‘The Bachelorette,' ‘Bachelor Pad,' ‘Bachelor in Paradise,' ‘Bachelor in Paradise: After Paradise’ and ‘Bachelor live.' Apart from that, he has hosted the 2008 ‘AMA’s’ alongside Pussy Cat Doll singer Nicole Scherzinger and ‘DWTS’ judge Carry Ann Inaba.
He has also hosted multiple other shows like ‘You deserve it,' ‘Hollywood 411’, ‘Designer’s Challenge’ and ‘Mall Masters.' He will also be replacing Terry Crews for the 2016 syndicated version of ‘Who Wants to be a Millionaire?’
His Married Life, Divorce and Dating Life:
Chris Harrison aged 45 was married to wife, Gwen Harrison until their divorce on May 2012 ending their 18 years of marriage together. The couple has two children together, sons Joshua and Taylor Harrison. Apart from some small time rumor about Chris being gay, they split due to irreconcilable differences.
Chris Harrison has been enjoying his time as the bachelor and seen dating various people. He has been seen dating Justin Bieber’s mother, Pattie Mallette after being set up by their mutual friend Ryan Seacrest and even took her to one of Justin’s concerts according to a few Twitter posts. He has also 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.
What is his Salary and Net Worth?
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 he 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.
His Short Bio:
Chris Harrison is a White American host born on 26th July 1971. He was born to a nice family and graduated from Lake Highlands High School in 1989 and later attended Oklahoma City University on a soccer scholarship where he was also pledged to the Kappa Sigma fraternity. Chris Harrison has a well-built physique standing at the height of 5 feet and 10 inches.