kenny Mayne Age, Career, Net Worth, Marriage

Nadine Caridi

Quick Facts

Date of Birth September 1, 1959 (age 57 years)
Nationality American
Profession Sports journalist, Comedian
Working for ESPN
Ethnicity White
Marital Status Married
Spouse Laura Waggoner, Darcelle Black(m.1983-?)
Married on 1995
Children(s) Riley Hope and Annie, 1 son
Qualification Degree in broadcasting
Education at University of Nevada, Las Vegas (1982), Wenatchee Valley College
Net Worth(s) $8 million
Name on Birth Kenneth Wheelock Mayne
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Brown
Age N/A

The real name of Kenny Mayne is Kenneth Wheelock "Kenny" Mayne. Kenny Mayne age is 57 and he is an attempted comedian for ESPN. He is actually best known for being a sports journalist. He currently appears in the show "Kenny Mayne's Wider World of Sports" as a host.


Kenny Mayne is best known for his amazing contributions in the sports fraternity. Kenny Mayne age was only 23 years when he first started his reporting career. He has already widened his magic for ESPN, SportsCenter, Power of 10 and much more. Kenny Mayne book and his hosting skills have led him to develop a fan base in the journalism fraternity.


Kenneth Wheelock "Kenny" Mayne was born on September 1, 1959. Kenneth Mayne age at the moment is 57 years. He was actually born in Kent, Washington, United States of America.

Early life and childhood

Kenny Mayne age was only 19 when he was honored as All- American quarterback in Wenatchee, Washington. After 4 years, when Kenny Mayne was age was only 23 years, he graduated with a degree in broadcasting. He was enrolled in the Wenatchee Valley College for his education and then graduated from the University of Nevada.

Career and Net worth

Kenny Mayne age was only 23 years when he first started his career. Kenny Mayne career started as a reporter for KLVC-TV in Nevada. He spent his amazing seven years working for KSTW-TV in Washington. Kenny Mayne age was only 30 when he resigned from KSTW.

Speaking up about Kenny Mayne career, Kenny Mayne age was only 18 years when he was honored as All- American quarterback. He was actually the head of future NFL star Randall Cunningham. He played football for around two years while studying at University of Nevada, Las Vegas. He also has been the manager of American League team.

Kenny Mayne age was only 35 years when he started his journey at ESPN. He was a SportSmash anchor on ESPN 2. Later, he also got a chance to become an anchor of RPM 2Night. Mayne then worked as a co- anchor of SportsCenter with Dan Patrick and Keith Olbermann. He left SportsCenter after working for only 2 years.

It's really been a very long time that Kenny is working in the journalism industry. Kenny Mayne net worth is the searched topic related to him. Actually, Kenny Mayne net worth is estimated to be around $ 8 million. Also, his salary is estimated to be around $3 million. 

Mayne has worked as a backup quarterback. He has also worked as a reporter and later worked for ESPN. He worked as an anchor for ESPN whereas co- anchor of the 11 PM SPortsCenter.

Another contribution to Kenny Mayne net worth must be the book published by him. Kenny Mayne age was 35 when he published his book named "An Incomplete and Inaccurate History of Sport". The cost of the hardcover of the book is around $24. 95.

Personal Life and Spouse

Actually, Kenny Mayne has always been too much secretive regarding his personal life. He rarely speaks up about his personal life even in the media. Kenny Mayne marriage was actually not successful in the first one. He has actually been married twice.

Kenny Mayne marriage with Darcelle Black could not work out. The couple got married on 17 September 1983. After their personal issues, the couple divorced and their divorce date is still not revealed. Kenny Mayne married with Laura Waggoner is a bit more successful than his first marriage. Kenny and Laura got married in May 1995. It's been around 22 years that the couple is sharing their marital life and it is still going smooth as silk.

Speaking up about the children, Kenny and Laura is blessed with three children. The couple is blessed with a son and two daughters in total. Riley Hope and Annie is the name of his two daughters. According to his book, his daughters are the most important thing in the world to him. He is a responsible dad and a loving husband.

Awards, Achievements, and Recognition

Kenny Mayne has actually been known by all for being a comedian and sports journalist. Even though, Kenny has always been too much hard working, he has not received any award till the date. He was once nominated for Outstanding Sports Personality- Studio Host for Emmy awards in the year 2003. There is no doubt that he will be earning the awards in nearby future.

Kenny Mayne age is 57 and he is very much active in his social sites like twitter. He has been often spotted sharing the information of the shows and personal life events with their daughters on Twitter. People might remember for his amazing speaking skills and the fun he makes during the interview shoots. He hit the spotlight when he returned back to SportsCenter and signed the contract to host 10 specials and 70 episodes per year. 


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