Kevin Harlan | Biography

Born in 21 June 1960 Kevin Harlan is media personality and game announcer of America nationality. He is currently associated with CBS Network for which he anchors National Football League and College Basketball games.

 

He serves TNT channel as game announcer of NBA. Till 2008 he worked as game announcer of final two games on Westwood Radio which can be heard throughout America. Then 2009 he is working as radio announcer of Monday Night Football for Westwood one radio. He there announced Super Bowl 45 which was his first Super Bowl announcement. He joined the list of Jim Nantz, Dick Enberg and Curt Gowdy becoming only game announcer who has announced Super Bowl and Final two games. He is joined by his father to announce the World Bowl and Super Bowl. He was born in Wisconsin to media personality father Bob Harlan who is prior executive of Green Bay Packers. Awkwardly there is no information about his childhood and his high school. He went to University of Kansas and completed his graduation with journalism in the year 1982. As his father was executive of NFL playing team his passion towards media field grew. He was supported by his family to pursue his career in media field.

 

Knowing his career and growth, in 1982 he started his career as game announcer of NBA playing team Kansas City Kings now known as Sacramento Kings. His game announcement was featured in both TV and Radio. Later he became the Basketball game announcer of University of Kansas. After working for a year he later went to call games of Kansas City Chiefs who is football team playing in National Football League. He during his free time went to call football and basketball games of University of Missouri. In 1989 he joined Minnesota Timberwolves which is an NBA playing team as game announcer. He worked there for nine seasons. He in his initial days worked for different universities as game announcer. In 1991 he announced game of NFL for NBC channel; in 1992 he announced college football games on ESPN.  He also called games of NFL for Fox Channel from 1994 to 1997. In 1996 he was affiliated with Turner Sports to report on NBA playoff games. He these days also is calling games of NFL, NBA for different networks. In 1998 he joined CBS as game announcer and hosts. In addition to this he also has worked as game presenter of Jacksonville Jaguars, Chicago Bears and Green Bay Packers. He took all his game calling classes from Super Bowl game caller Tom Hedrick. He is featured in game NBA 2K as game caller. We cannot fetch the details of his net worth and salary as information sites lack the information about it.

 

Knowing his personal life, Kevin Harlan is married to his wife Ann Harlan. He shares three daughters and a son with his wife. He is very happy with his married life and has not planned to get divorced. He has reached the age of 53 but is still working in the field he desired to work from his small age. He is very active, hardworking and professional in his work.

 

Though his height is not mentioned anywhere he has got good height which matches his personality. He in his channel is famous for his quotes and comment. His sense of humor and presentation style has been his trade mark. He is one of the highly skilled and dynamic media personalities of America.More about him can be found in information sites as well as in his personal site. His biography can be easily found in wiki. He is also very active social networking site user and is found easily if searched. 

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