What happened to Mark Kriski? Here is the update regarding his illness and retirement in 2021.
Mark Kriski is a Canadian born in Novia Scotia of Polish descent who served as a DJ on Victoria, British Columbia’s Q-100 FM, and Montreal’s 980 AM. He also served as a weatherman on Canada’s The Weather Network. He is currently a weathercaster for KTLA.
For nearly 3 decades, he has been a fixture at KTLA. Apparently, he was seen on the “KTLA Morning News” five hours a day. Besides being a weathercaster, he has also worked as a professional ring announcer and commercial voice-over/imaging.
Along with 8 Emmy Awards, Mark has also won Associated Press Television and Radio award, PromaxBDA Gold, and National Commercial Clio Award. Further, he has also earned 3 Golden Mike Awards for Best Weather Segment from the Radio & Television News Association.
After completing his studies on radio and television arts at Fanshawe College in London, Ontario, he became a radio disc jockey at various stations in Canada.
Divorced from his then-wife Samantha Lewis, owner of Digital Playground, in 2009, he announced his engagement o KTLA colleague Jennifer Gould on 18 May 2011 and married on September 24, 2011.
Thank you EVERYONE 4 asking about hubby @MarkKriski He fell Monday, hit his head — hospital said he suffered a concussion. Unfortunately he learned the hard way 2 listen to doctor’s orders & REST. Should be back next week @KTLAMorningNews
— Jennifer Gould (@jennifergould) August 27, 2020
What Happened To Mark Kriski?
Rumors of Mark Kriski being ill float on the internet. So, what really happened to him?
Apparently, in November 2010, he took sick leave for two months due to viral pneumonia. Aside from that, nothing concerning has been reported. And despite that, rumors persisted.
However, Mark’s wife cleared the air regarding the rumors on 27 August 2020. It seems he suffered a concussion after hitting his head during a fall.
Further, he thanked Dr. Lanman and the surgical team at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles for a successful 3-level artificial disc replacement surgery in 2020.
Besides these incidents, nothing particular has been reported.
Mark Kriski: Illness And Retirement
Recently, Mark Kriski has been associated with rumors of illness and retirement.
Although official information on his illness and retirement hasn’t been disclosed to the public, the topics remain a top discussion among his fans. As far as his illness is concerned, he seems to be fine.
Serving at KTLA for over 3 decades, 65-year-old Mark might be thinking about his retirement. Maybe his inactiveness in social media is fueling the rumors. Apparently, his recent post on Instagram dates back to 8 July 2020.