Jim Nantz Age, Wiki, Wife, Career, Net Worth, Marriage, Divorce and Fact
The full name of very talented and hardworking Jim Nantz is James William "Jim" Nantz, III. Jim Nantz age is 57 years who is an American sportscaster by profession. He actually hit the spotlight after working for National Football League and the CBS Sports since 1990's.
Jim Nantz age 57 is widely known as the NFL announcer on CBS show top play-by-play team. He has been working as an announcer since 2004. Jim Nantz age was around 21 years when she started working as an anchor and a sportscaster for KHOU Houston.
Jim Nantz was born on May 17, 1959, in Charlotte, North Carolina but grew up in New Orleans, Louisiana. He also spent his childhood in Colts Neck Township, New Jersey and Marlboro Township, New Jersey. Jim Nantz age is 57 at the moment.
Early life and childhood
Born in Charlotte but raised in New Orleans Jim Nantz attended Marlboro High School located in Marlboro Township, New Jersey. During his high school, he was also the co- captain of basketball and golf team. He was one of the active members of Bamm Hollow Country Club.
Jim Nantz attended the University of Houston located in Texas. He studied broadcasting and played on the Houston Cougars men's golf team. This was the time; Jim got a chance to get experience in sports broadcasting with the CBS Radio Network.
Career and Net worth
Jim Nantz age was 21 when he first stepped to get started. He started as a sportscaster and an anchor for KHOU Houston. Jim Nantz age was 23 when he started working as the weekend sports anchor on KSL-TV. He worked there for around three years.
Right after leaving KSL-TV, Jim Nantz age was 26 when he joined CBS. Firstly, he started working as the studio host for the coverage of basketball and football. Later, he also started working on- course reporter for PGA Tour, NFL games.
Jim Nantz career took a turn and then moved to television where he anchored Sunday Night Football Games. He also started showing his anchoring skills in the CBS' coverage of Masters Tournament since 1989. Jim Nantz age was 51 when he got combined with Clark Kellogg during the Final Four of TNT Sports.
Jim Nantz career took a step forward when he joined The NFL on CBS' top play-by-play announcer after leaving pre-game program The NFL Today. Jim Nantz age was 48 when he called the play-by-play of Super Bowl XLI.
Now, at the moment, it's been really a very long time that Jim Nantz has been working on the field. The very gentle Jim Nantz net worth is the most searched one. The net worth of Jim Nantz is estimated to be around $15 million. Anchoring the sports show for a very long time is what contributed Jim Nantz net worth. Even though Jim Nantz net worth is high and thick, he is still working hard.
Personal Life and Spouse
Jim Nantz is followed by very successful professional life but not in his personal life. He is actually married twice and divorced once. Jim Nantz marriage with Ann- Lorraine Carlsen Nantz was his first marriage. The couple got married in 1983. After spending marital life for nearly three decades (26 years) the couple got divorced in 2009.
Jim Nantz marriage life with Courtney Richard started since 2012. It's been around four years that Jim and Courtney are sharing their marital life. The couple is also blessed with a son, Jameson Nantz. Courtney gave birth to their first child Jameson on Feb 1, 2016. Additionally, Jim Nantz is the father of two daughters; Caroline Nantz and Finely Cathleen Nantz.
Awards, Achievements, and Recognition
Jim Nantz has been several times awarded and honored for his marvelous work. He won the Emmy Award in 2008 and 2009 for Outstanding Sports Personality, Play-By-Play. He was also honored for five times with NSSA's National Sportscaster of the Year. He was honored in the year 1998, 2005, 2007, 2008 and 2009.
Jim Nantz age was 52 when he was named as the recipient of the Pete Rozelle Radio- Television Award. In 2001, he also received an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters from the University of Houston. Jim was also awarded by the LA Sports & Entertainment Commission as the Ambassador Award of Excellence in the year 2012. He was awarded for getting actively involved in the community.
Jim Nantz has also known for his book Always By My Side- A Father's Grace and a Sports Journey Unlike Any Other. He has shared his personal views and stories that he experienced from basketball, football and golf. He also got recognized for supporting members of the Republican Party. He is actually a frequent political contributor. He is also known for donating the huge amount to the campaigns started by Fred Thomspon, Joe Lieberman, George W. Bush and Lindsay Graham.