Mike Jerrick Biography
Mike Jerrick ( birth name; Michael Eugene Joseph Jerrick) is a news anchor born in Wichita, Kansas. He is a co-host of Good Day Philadelphia on WTXF and fill-in host on Fox & Friends on the Fox News Channel. He is a former co host with Juliet Husddy of morning program ‘The Morning Show with Mike and Juliet’.
Mike Jerrick grew up in Wichita, Kansas and attended Chaplain Kapaun Memorial High School, a Jesuit-run boys’ school (now defunct; merged to become Kapaun Mount Carmel Catholic High School) and later joined University of Kansas where he obtained a degree in Journalism.
Mike Jerrick Age
Mike Jerrick was born on 3rd July 1950 in Wichita, Kansas, he is 68 years as of 2018.
Mike Jerrick Wife
Mike was married to Joy Jerrick and they have two daughters Jessica Jerrick and Jill Jerick. The couple divorced due to lack of mutual understanding between them. Joy passed on in 2009.
Mike Jerrick Fiancée | Shelda McDonald
In 2014 Mike got engaged to Shelda McDonald, they first met at the Grand Central Station and began dating. Mike proposed to Shelda at the same place where they first met.
Mike Jerrick Daughters
Mike has two daughters, Jessica Jerrick and Jill Jerrick, from his first marriage to Joy Jerrick.
Mike Jerrick Net worth
Mike has an estimated net worth of $2 Million Dollars
Mike Jerrick Career
He began his career at Topeka’s WIBW-TV in Kansas, due to his boyish looks and charisma he moved to WNYW in New York as a producer and later host. He later moved to San Francisco’s KPIX-TV.
In the mid-80’s he served as a co-host for the USA Network afternoon talk show Alive and Well. He also worked for HBO’s World Entertainment Report, before moving to the Sci-Fi Channel’s Sci-Fi Buzz and later hosting What’s News on America’s Talking, a short-lived cable news channel.
In 2002 he joined Fox News Channel, before that he hosted CNBC’s’ America After Hours’ before moving to WTXF as the morning host on ‘Good Day Philadelphia’.
In January 2007 he started co hosting ‘The Morning Show with Mike and Juliet’ alongside Juliet Huddy until it was cancelled in June 2009. Mike returned to Philadelphia after the show was cancelled and joined Fox 29 as a co host of ‘Good Day Philadelphia’. He is occasionally called back to New York as a substitute on ‘Fox & Friends Weekend’.
In January 2007 he was suspended by Fox 29 for a week after using a word considered to be offensive on live television.On 23rd January Jerrick, co-host Alex Holley and guests were discussing Trump advisor Kellyann Conway’s now infamous ‘alternative facts’ claim when he said that she was ‘good at bullsh*t’. Holley immediately responded ‘We’re sorry for that’, and Jerrick apologized as well. He returned to the air on January 30 with an apology to Holley and viewers, who had shown support for him on the station’s social media during his absence.