Jason Colthorp Biography
Jason Colthorp is a journalist from the United States who now anchors the 5:30 p.m. WDIV Local 4 News has the latest news. Colthorp has been with the WDIV team since he joined the station in January 2015 as a general assignment reporter.
Jason Colthorp Age
Jason is 52 years old as of 2021, He was born in 1968 in Lansing, Michigan, in the USA.
Jason Colthorp Birthday
Jason has not disclosed any information on his birthday nor his date of birth.
Jason Colthorp Height
Jason stands at an average height with a moderate weight. Information on his other body measurements is currently unavailable at the moment.
Jason Colthorp Parents
Jason was born and raised in the USA by his loving parents, however, he has not disclosed any information on his family nor his siblings at the moment.
Jason Colthorp Wife
Jason is currently married to Ida Tedesco, a stunning woman. Since January 2020, the couple has been together. This is not Colthorp’s first marriage; he was previously married to another woman with whom he had two lovely daughters.
Jason Colthorp Wedding
On January 5, 2020, Colthorp married his current wife, Ida Tedesco, in a fantasy wedding. Both of their loved ones were present during the event. They got engaged in 2019 before becoming husband and wife.
Jason Colthorp Baby
Jason’s wife, Ida Tedesco, gave birth to a beautiful baby girl called Rosemarie ‘Rosie’ on Friday, October 30th, 2020. She weighed 9 pounds, 8 ounces, and was 19.5 inches long when she was delivered at 9:27 p.m. Ida and Tedesco’s third daughter, Rosie, is their firstborn.
Jason Colthorp Salary
According to WDIV anchor salary, Jason receives an annual average salary of $85,000.
Jason Colthorp Net Worth
Jason’s net worth is approximated to be ranging between $100,000-$300,000 as of 2021.
Jason Colthorp Career
Jason received his bachelor’s degree in journalism from Michigan State University. He spent 14 years as a reporter and anchor at WILX in Lansing before joining Local 4 News.
His teachers influenced Jason’s work as a journalist. The first was Anne Russell, who assisted Jason in winning the Manatee County Speech Contest when he was in fifth grade.
“My Date With Betty Crocker” became a sensation here, where the speech was written and performance advice was given, and Jason gained an early knack for public speaking.
A few years later, Judy Krocker’s journalism class at Manatee High School applied same technique for public speaking. After a year of newscasts for the inaugural “Cane News,” Jason knew exactly what he wanted to do: be an anchor on “SportsCenter.”
When he moved from being a sports reporter at WILX in Lansing to becoming an anchor on the “TODAY Show,” his goal became a reality. Colthorp was also born and reared in Lansing, though he spent his summers and school years in Florida.
He obtained a journalism degree from Michigan State and is looking forward to living in “the D.” Aside from delivering news, he also hosts charity events, and sometimes during Saturday nights, he works as a wedding DJ.
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