Craig Kilborn
Craig Kilborn
Real Name/Full Name Craig Lawrence Kilborn
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Craig Kilborn
Birth Place: Kansas City, Missouri, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 24 August 1962
Age/How Old: 61 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 195 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 5″
Weight: In Kilograms – 70 Kg
In Pounds – 154 lbs
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Blonde
Parents Name: Father – Shirley Kilborn
Mother – Hiram Kilborn
Siblings: N/A
School: Hastings High School, Minnesota
College: N/A
Religion: Christian
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Virgo
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Unknown
Kids/Children Name: Jonathan Kilborn
Profession: Comedian, Sports Commentator, Actor, Political Commentator, TV Host
Net Worth: $10 million
Last Updated: May 2024

Craig Kilborn is an all-rounder. He is a comedian, political commentator, sports commentator, television host, and actor. He is well known for hosting The Daily Show as he was the first person to host The Daily Show. A SportsCenter was used to air on ESPN, and Craig Kilborn is also known for anchoring that show. He was also part of The Late Late Show on CBS.

Well, how well do you know about Craig Kilborn? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Craig Kilborn’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Craig Kilborn to date.

Biography and Early Life

Craig Kilborn was born on 24 August 1962 in Kansas City, Missouri, United States. His father was Shirley Kilborn, a school teacher, and his mother, Hiram Kilborn, an insurance executive. He grew up in Hastings, Minnesota, after his family left Kansas City when he was just four years old. He finished High School at Hastings High School. He was a basketball player of his school; he used to play matches for the school and an outside team named Northside Magicians.

He was an outstanding basketball player, which resulted in him getting awarded a Montana State University scholarship. He did his graduation with majors in media and theatre arts.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Craig Kilborn in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Craig Kilborn’s age is 61 years old as of today’s date 19th May 2024 having been born on 24 August 1962. Though, he is 6′ 5″ in feet and inches and 195 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 154 lbs in Pound and 70kg in Kilograms.


He finished high school at Hastings High School. He was a perfect basketball player, which resulted in him getting awarded a scholarship from Montana State University.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

It is known that Craig Kilborn is very private with his personal life. It was known in rumors that he used to date an actress named Amber Smith, but they broke up in 1998. Craig was not known for being in a relationship with anyone else ever since then, or neither he married anyone. He has a son named Jonathon Kilborn, but no one knows his biological mother to date. It was known that his separation from Amber Smith made him spent his life all on his own.

Is Craig Kilborn Gay?

No, Craig Kilborn is not gay. He was in a relationship with an actress named Amber Smith. And it is known that he is inclined towards women.

Professional Career

At starting of Craig’s career, he was associated with the channel Fox where he used to do Sports anchoring at KCBA. He made his breakthrough when he started anchoring for the SportsCenter at ESPN. In 1993, He started his work at Comedy Central, and that was when his career at The Daily Show started, and then he used to host The Daily Show.

From 1999 to 2004, he used to host the show named The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn. In the year 2003, Craig made his debut silver screen performance in the likes of Pauly Shore is Dead as Himself, and he also worked in the movie Old School as Mark in the same year 2003.

He continued his work in movies in the year 2005 and 2006 as well; He worked in The Shaggy Dog and The Benchwarmers. Later, he got roles in The Extendables as Kilborn and the Bronze for 2014 and 2015. Craig has got many beautiful opportunities in his career life; he got the chance to be featured in The Daily Show, The Late Late Show, The Bold and The beautiful, SportsCenter, and many more.


Craig has not yet received any award, but he has been nominated many times for his extraordinary appearance in The Daily Show and The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn. He was nominated for The Teen Choice Award for Choice TV – Late Night two times. And he was also nominated for the CableACE Award for Best Entertainment Host for one time.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Craig Kilborn in 2024

Craig Kilborn Net Worth
Craig Kilborn Net Worth

Craig Kilborn has a net worth of $10 million as calculated in the year 2024. He has made most of his net worth by appearing in various films and TV Shows. He has also been a commentator for both sports and political events.

He is a TV Host who has also made a considerable contribution to his net worth. He has also done a television commercial for Kraft Macaroni & Cheese, for which he received a healthy sum of money.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • It was known in rumors that he used to date an actress named Amber Smith, but they broke up in 1998.
  • Craig has a son named Jonathon Kilborn, but no one knows his biological mother to date.
  • He masters in the genre of comedy called “deadpan.”
  • He is also a voice actor who gave his voice for the character called Michael Morgan in the popular Netflix show called BoJack Horseman.

Craig Kilborn is indeed an all-rounder when it comes to hosting television shows. He has done an excellent job whatever he has been a part of, be it an actor, comedian, commentator, and others. The delivery of his work to the audience has always made a massive impact on the audience. It is almost thirty years of his career, and he still is doing fantastic work and proves his relevancy in the industry.


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