Bob Costas is an American sportscaster best known for hosting 12 prime-time Olympic Games between 1992 and 2016. He is currently employed by MLB Network, where he hosts the ‘Studio 42 with Bob Costas’ interview program. He spent a significant amount of his career with NBC Sports Network.
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Jayne Costas and John Costas gave birth to Robert Quinlan Costas on March 22, 1952. He grew up in Commack, New York, after being born in New York City. He graduated from Commack High School South and then went on to Syracuse University to get his bachelor’s degree. During his childhood, he was heavily involved in sports, which helped him gain a deeper understanding of them.
How old Is Bob Costas?
Bob Costas was born on March 22, 1952, is 69 years old 2021.
What is the Net Worth of Bob Costas?
Bob Costas’ net worth is projected to be more than $50millon. He makes his money from his normal salary from MLB Network, where he hosts an interview show. The Sportscaster’s annual salary package is reported to be about $7million.
What is the Height and Weight of Bob Costas?
He stands 1.7 meters tall and weighs 76 kilograms.
|Full Name||Robert Quinlan Costas|
|Popular as||Bob Costas|
|Place of Birth||Queens, New York, United States|
|Age/ How Old||69 years|
|Date Of Birth||22 March 1952|
|Children||Yes (Keith Michael Kirby Costas, Taylor Costas)|
|Wife’s Name||Carole Krumenacher (m. 1983–2001), Jill Sutton (m. 2004)|
Who is Bob Costas Wife or Girlfriend?
Bob Costas has had two marriages. Carole Krummenacher, his lifelong partner, was his first wife, whom he married in 1983. In 2001, the couple divorced. Jill Sutton, Robert’s current wife, was married to him in 2004. He is very close with his family, and when he is not casting, he can be found enjoying a variety of sports games.
Keith and Taylor are his two children.
Bob Costas began his career as a host with NBC Sports Network in the early 1980s. He quickly rose to prominence as a television sports expert, appearing on shows such as ‘Today,’ ‘Later with Bob Costas,’ ‘Meet the Press,’ ‘Nightline,’ and ‘On the Record with Bob Costas,’ among others.
He’s also contributed his voice to a number of Hollywood animated movies, including ‘Cars.’
Bob Caster has worked as an entertainment host for Hollywood gossip and other political issues in addition to being a sportscaster. He is at ease with all parts of journalism, which makes him one of the best hosts in the United States.
He has hosted for a variety of sports, including boxing, golf, Major League Baseball, the National Basketball Association, professional football, the Olympics, the National Hockey League, and NBC Racing, among others.
After momentarily resigning as a sportscaster in 2017, he decided to pursue a career where he could just sit and talk with people, and he began hosting a talk show, which is working out well for him because people enjoy his wit and humour on the show.
He is now hosting ‘Thursday Night Football’ for the NFL and the NBC Network.