Jason Colthorp Biography
Jason Colthorp is an American Anchor working for WDIV-TV serving as an Anchor and Reporter. Before joining the station in Detroit he worked for WILX as a sports reporter.
Jason Colthorp Age
Colthorp is 55 years old as of 2023, he was born in 1968 in Lansing, Michigan, in the United States of America.
Jason Colthorp Height
Colthorp stands at an approximate height of 5 feet and 6 inches.
Jason Colthorp Family
Colthorp has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight hence he has not disclosed any information about his parents. It is also not known if Colthorp has any siblings.
Jason Colthorp Wife
Colthorp is happily married to Ida. His wife works as an anchor, and reporter at WILX. Jason was earlier married to another lady whose name he has not disclosed, it did not work so the two parted ways in 2011 and Jason is now married to Ida. Jason and Ida were engaged in 2019 and then wed on January 5, 2020, in the United States in an expensive wedding that was only attended by their family and friends. Further, Jason takes care of a child they had with the first wife, a daughter who was born in July 2000. With Ida, they have two more children.
Jason Colthorp’s Net Worth
Colthorp has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million-$5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as an Anchor.
Jason Colthorp Salary
Colthorp earns an annual salary ranging from $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Jason Colthorp Education
Colthorp went to Manatee High School for his diploma and later joined Michigan State University where he graduated with his degree in journalism after two academic years.
Jason Colthorp Career
Colthorp serves as the utility infielder for Local 4, where he showcases his wide range of skills apart from anchoring the morning newscast. His reporting skills extend to a wide range of stories, spanning from heart-wrenching events such as the shootings at Michigan State to the peculiar realm of extraordinary gas station cuisine.
Having begun his broadcasting journey in 2000, Jason embarked on his career as a sports reporter at WILX in Lansing. This early experience in the world of sports contributes to his contagious enthusiasm when presenting the morning’s sports news. Two years later, he made a pivotal shift to the news desk, marking the start of an enduring tenure in Lansing. Eventually, in 2015, Jason joined the esteemed team at WDIV, further elevating his journalistic contributions.
Interestingly, Jason’s upbringing had an unusual twist. As a snowbird, he experienced a distinct lifestyle during his formative years. While the school year unfolded on the picturesque Anna Maria Island in Florida, Jason and his brother resided with their mother. However, the summers ushered them to Michigan, where they reunited with their father. Following his high school years, Jason permanently returned home and completed his education at Michigan State University, solidifying his connection to the state.
Where does Jason Colthorp Live?
Colthorp lives in Macomb with his wife who is an East-sider, she is called Ida, the two also live with their two children Rosie and Sonny, and their dog C.C.
Jason Colthorp Baby
On October 30, 2020, Jason and Ida were blessed with a baby called Rosemarie. They have hence, nicknamed her Rosie, she was born at 9:27 p.m. with 9lbs and 8oz, and 19.5 inches.
Jason Colthorp Social Media Platforms
He is active on his social media accounts and is often seen posting on his Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. He has over 2975 followers on Instagram.