Michael Cole
Michael Cole
Real Name/Full Name Sean Michael Coulthard
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Michael Cole
Birth Place: Syracuse, New York, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 8 December 1968
Age/How Old: 55 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 179 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 9″
Weight: In Kilograms – 77 Kg
In Pounds – 169 lbs
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Black
Parents Name: Father –N/A
Mother – N/A
Siblings: Webutuck High School
School: Syracuse University
College: Syracuse University
Religion: N/A
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Yolanda Coulthard ​(m. 1987)
Kids/Children Name: Calvin Cole and Mark Cole (adopted)
Profession: Wrestler
Net Worth: $5 million
Last Updated: June 2024

Michael Cole born Sean Michael Coulthard, is a renowned professional wrestling commentator. He is currently working in WWE. Michal commonly appears under WWE’s Smackdown brand. Additionally, Michael is also the vice president of Announcing. He is a former journalist in the field of sports.

Well, how well do you know about Michael Cole? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Michael Cole’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 Michael Cole to date.

Biography and Early Life

Michael Cole, whose birth name is Sean Michael Coulthard, was born in Syracuse, New York, United States, on December 8, 1968. Most of his early life he spent at Syracuse.

Michal features a brown eye color as well as a black hair color. He has a weight of 77 kg as well as a height of 179 cm.

After finishing his schooling, Michael joined his journalist career, where he has grown in ranks to become WWE’s Smackdown commentator. His success in his career has been attributed to hard work as well as determination.

Michal has to lead a lovely marriage together with his wife, and together, they have two children that they have adopted.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Michael Cole in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Michael Cole’s age is 55 years old as of today’s date 19th June 2024 having been born on 8 December 1968. Though, he is 5′ 9″ in feet and inches and 179 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 169 lbs in Pound and 77 kg in Kilograms.


For his high school, Cole went to Webutuck High School, where he graduated in 1984. He, later on, joined the Syracuse University in its S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, where he studied journalism.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Since 1987, Michael has been a married man. He got married to his lovely wife, Yolanda Coulthart, and the couple has lived happily since then. There have not been any allegations regarding their marital status because they have led a peaceful life.

The couple has two adopted children, namely Calvin Cole and Mark Cole. The couple shares a strong bond between themselves as well as with their children.

Is Michael Cole Gay?

Michael Cole is not gay, and neither is he a bisexual. His sexual orientation is straight. He has involved himself in a long-lasting marriage relationship with a woman, Yolanda, and they live happily together.

Professional Career

After finishing schooling, Michael joined his journalism career in the 1980s. He started working for CBS, covering different events within the United States of America, such as the Michael Dukakis nominee presidential Campaign in 1988. For up to nine months, Michael was also involved in the reporting of the Yugoslavian Civil war. He was later on selected to cover the Oklahoma City bombing aftermath.

Additionally, Cole covered the 1996 presidential campaign trail, including those of Steve Forbes as well as Sen. Bob Dole.

In 1997, Michael joined the World Wrestling Federation/Entertainment/WWE, where he joined backstage as an interviewer. From providing voiceovers, he, later on, became the host for LiveWire show together with Jim Cornette as well as John “Bradshaw” Layfield and Jonathan Coachman. Michal would then become an announcer for the Monday Night Raw.

His role promoted him to be the play-by-play for Smackdown in 1999, where he partnered with Jerry Lawler and, later on, Tazz. By 2006, he had been named the managing editor of WWE.com.

With a career spanning over 20 years in the wrestling world, Michael’s voice has become one of the famous voices ever and has gained increased fame.

In his career, Michael also has been a commentator on different WWE video games by providing his voice.  Additionally, he has appeared on different WWF as well as WWE shows. He also has appeared on Fox & friends.


Michael has won many awards in his career. In 2010, he won the Non-wrestling Performer of the year by The Baltimore Sun. From the Slammy Award, he has four awards. 2009 he won the “Oh My” Moment of the Year, 2010, “And I Quote…” Line of the Year, whereas in 2011, he won the Most Regrettable Attire of the Year award, where he wore Triple H. Additionally, he has worn the Favorite Web Show of the Year in 2013.

Additionally, Michael won the Worst Gimmick award in 2011 as well as Worst Television Announcer in 2001, 2009-2012, and 2020 from the Wrestling Observer letter. Furthermore, he won the Gooker Award in 2011 from the Wrestlecrap.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Michael Cole in 2024

Michael Cole Net Worth
Michael Cole Net Worth

As of 2024, Cole has managed to amass an estimated net worth of about $5 million throughout his life. His engagements in journalism and more so in the WWE arena with different hats, especially as a commentator, have earned him all the vast wealth that he has. As a philanthropist, he has as well donated huge amounts of money to different charities around the world.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • Michael replaced Jim Ross because of Jim’s health problems.

Starting out humbly as a journalist, Michael has grown to become of the famous and most loved commentators in the WWE arena. His focus and dedication to what he does have won the hearts of many thus, he is one of the influential figures at WWE. On the other hand, He leads a happy and quiet family together with his wife and children.


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