Chris Connelly Net Worth, Salary, Wife, Bio, Age, Parents, Career, ESPN

Chris Connelly Biography

Chris Connelly is a well-known American Journalist Famous for being a sports and entertainment reporter. He is currently a contributor to ESPN’s E:60 news magazine. Before joining his current station, he was the editor-in-chief of, where he took Bill Simmons’ place.

Chris Connelly  Net Worth

Connelly has an estimated net worth of $800 Thousand. His job career is his main source of income. Having worked in the industry for quite some time now, he has been able to secure a decent fortune for himself.

Chris Connelly Salary

Connelly receives a respectable wage from his job . He receives an average annual salary of $60 Thousand.

Year 2023 2024
Chris Connelly Salary  $60 Thousand  $70 Thousand
Chris Connelly Net Worth  $800 Thousand   $850 Thousand

Chris Connelly Wife

Prior to his current relationship, Connelly had been married to Cindy Carol an American actress credited as Carol Sydes before her starring role as Gidget in Gidget Goes to Rome. This charming pair entered into matrimony in 1969, marking the beginning of what was initially a joyous and promising journey together. Their wedding was undoubtedly a significant milestone, filled with love, hope, and shared dreams.

Unfortunately, as life’s journey unfolded, the couple encountered challenges that led to the development of irreconcilable problems in their marriage. After 19 years of togetherness, Connelly and Cindy made the difficult decision to part ways, and they officially divorced in 1988.

Chris Connelly Kids

Connelly has three children together with his Ex-wife. Their children’s names and ages are currently unknown since more information about them isn’t available. As soon as we have information on his children from reliable and pertinent sources, we will keep you informed.

Chris Connelly  Age

Chris Connelly was born in 1957. As of 2023 he is 64 years old. His exact birth date and month are not publicly available. Will update this information once we have it from a credible source.

Chris Connelly Height, Weight & Body Measurement

Connelly stands proudly at a height of 5 feet 7 inches(1.70 m, 170 cm), he exhibits an exquisite balance in his physique. Weighing approximately 89kg (196lbs), his body measurements are an enviable 34-28-38 centimeters.

Chris Connelly Parents

Connelly was born and reared in the United States of America. We tried to learn more about her family, but were unsuccessful because no such information is available in the public. Therefore, it is still unknown who Kelly’s parents are. Furthermore, it is unknown if she has any siblings. Once the information is available, we will update this section.

Chris Connelly Education

Connelly’s educational background includes the distinction of being a graduate of Amherst College. Amherst College, known for its prestigious academic programs and commitment to excellence, has a long-standing reputation for producing accomplished graduates who have made significant contributions to various fields.

During his time at Amherst College, Connelly likely engaged in rigorous academic pursuits, broadened his horizons, and developed a strong foundation of knowledge and critical thinking skills. The academic environment at Amherst College is designed to challenge and inspire students, encouraging them to reach their full potential.

Chris Connelly  Career

Connelly began working for ESPN in 2001 as the host of “Unscripted with Chris Connelly,” a daily interview program. The program was intended to be a more modern take on the 5 p.m. ET broadcast of “Up Close.” He has been the reporter and narrator of the extended human interest segments that air on SportsCenter on weekends ever since Unscripted was canceled.

He regularly hosts a one-week series called “My Wish,” in which sportsmen grant the wishes of young fans. Interviewing recently eliminated competitors for ABC and ESPN’s coverage of the 2006 Scripps National Spelling Bee was another way he assisted them.

His story about his interview with Sia on Nightline is among his most well-known. Actors like Amy Adams, Denzel Washington, Ryan Gosling, and Harrison Ford have all been interviewed by Chris. Chris has reported on a variety of news stories and pop culture representations in addition to covering the movie awards season for GMA.

He worked as a music critic for Rolling Stone before joining ESPN. He also conducted interviews with modern music stars while serving as Good Morning America’s Special Music Correspondent. Later, from 1988 to 2001, he spent thirteen years working for MTV.

He hosted the MTV Movie Awards pre-show and The Big Picture, a weekly movie review program, while he was employed by the channel. Before being named editor-in-chief, he worked for Premiere magazine as an editor and reporter. After six months, Chris left the magazine due to a conflict over journalistic ethics after the owner told him to take down an article that disparaged a business associate.

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