Charissa Thompson Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 17 Aug, 2021
Facts of Charissa Thompson
Date of Birth: 1982 , May-4
Age: 39 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 9 Inch
Name Charissa Thompson
Birth Name Charissa Jean Thompson
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Seattle, Washington
Profession Journalist
Working For Fox Sports
Net Worth $2 million
Body Measurements 36-23-35 in
Breast Size 36 inch
Waist size 23 inch
Hip Size 35 inch
Weight in KG 58kg
Married No
Children No
Divorce No
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Charissa Thompson is an American television host and a sportscaster who works for the Fox Sports 1 channel. She is the host of Fox Sports Live in the Fox Sports 1 network since 2013 August 17. Her work as a co-host from 2014-17, on the syndicated entertainment news show Extra earned her further popularity. Besides being known as a Sports newscaster and television host, she is also a successful model. Charissa Thompson has covered sports events for several news channels. At present, Thompson is not dating anyone officially but she was in a brief relationship with former basketball player Jay Williams.

Graduated From the University of California

Charissa Thompson was born on May 4, 1982, in Seattle, Washington, USA. She is an American by nationality and belongs to the White-American ethnicity.

Charissa Thompson is an average girl who has managed to step on the ladder of success through hard work. She did her schooling at Inglemoor High School, in Kenmore, Washington.

She later went on to enroll at Washington State University. She graduated from the University of California in Santa Barbara where she majored with a B.A. in Law and Society in 2004. 

After completing her studies, she came to pursue her dreams in the media field as a  sportscaster. Due to her passion for modeling, she is also active in the field from her early days.

Listed in Top Ten Hottest Female Reporters

Charissa Thompson, as a successful model, has been listed in the top ten hottest female reporters on  American television.

Charissa Thompson had worked for Fox Sports at the beginning of her career as a Sports news announcer and a television host. She also has worked for Versus, GSN, Big Ten Network, SportsNation, and ESPN.

Charissa has appeared in The 2007 MLB All-Star Game Red Carpet Parade and The Baseball Report on FSN.

She was the NFL sideline reporter for Fox and also for the college football and college basketball games on Big Ten Network and Fox Sports Net. She has appeared in several of the college football shows on FSN.

In 2009, she was named as an ice-level reporter for NHL on Versus for her performance on the program Shaq Vs. Charissa has covered several of the main events like the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Winter Games, 2010 FIFA World Cup, BCS National Championship, and NBA All-Star Game for Yahoo! Sports.

In 2011, Charissa Thompson joined ESPN. She co-hosted the show Numbers Never Lie with Michael Smith and also hosted SportsNation and ESPN First Take. She left ESPN in June 2013 and joined Fox Sports 1 where she co-hosts the program Fox Sports Live.

Thompson started working as a co-host for the syndicated television show Extra along with Mario Lopez and Tracy Edmonds

Estimated Net Worth of $2 Million

Charissa Thompson has collected a considerable sum of money from her prolific career. She has an estimated net worth of around $2 million at present. She currently serves for Fox Sports where her annual salary ranges between $42,153 to $109,815 a year. She owns a beautiful apartment in Venice, California, United States. 

Thompson bought the fully renovated residence for $2.5 million in 2016. It has a three-bedroom, 2.5-bath home in California's scenic Pacific Coast Highway.

In July 2018, Thompson took her mansion on the market for $3 million initially. But, after a few weeks, she trimmed the price of her house from $3 million to $2.9 million.

Thompson has over 221 K Instagram followers which also helps her to increase her net worth. The Instagram star can command over $5 thousand has over 100 K followers. As a professional model, her annual salary is over $74,000. 

The media personality has worked as an ice-level reporter for the NHL on Versus, a sideline reporter for the Big Ten Network, the NFL on Fox, and Fox Sports Net, a co-host on Best Damn Sports Show Period, and a host for the ESPN series Numbers Never Lie.

Engaged to Kyle Thousand

Charissa Thompson currently resides in Venice, California, United States. Being very beautiful and talented, she has a long list of her fans. She is the fantasy queen of her male fans. She is a 32-year-old beautiful blonde full of sex appeal.

She has currently been engaged to a handsome hunk Kyle Thousand. Thousand took to Instagram on January 2, 2020, to announce his engagement to his girlfriend.

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She previously dated ESPN College Basketball Analyst Jay Williams. She started dating her now-ex-boyfriend in 2011 and had a relationship for more than a year.

The couple parted ways in 2015 after dating for a quite long time. However, as she is pretty and talented, most of the guys want to have her.

Charissa Thompson's Social Media 

Charissa Thompson is active in social networks. She has a mega fan following on Facebook, Twitter as well as on Instagram. As of Dec 2018, she has over Instagram 221 K followers. She has also been featured on the cover page of many magazines including the 2009 April issue of Access Direct TV Magazine.

Her fans can find pictures and information on her on different internet websites. She is a widely known personality in the United States.

Body Measurements

  • Charissa Thompson's height, she has a height of 5 feet and 9 inches (175 cm)
  • Her weight is 58 kg.
  • Body Measurement: 36-23-35 inches. 
  • Hair Color: Brown 
  • Eye Color: Blue 
  • Waist Size: 23 inch
  • Bra Size: 36 inch
  • Hip Size: 35 inch
  • Nationality: American 
  • Ethnicity: North American 
  • Age: May 4, 1982 (age 36)
  • Birth Name: Charissa Jean Thompson 
  • Education: the University of California, Santa Barbara (B.A. 2004)