Chris Hansen Bio | Net worth, Birthday, Height, Weight, Girlfriend, Dating, Affair, Married, Ethnicity, Nationality, Fact & Career

Chris Hansen
Chris Hansen

Quick Facts of Christopher Edward Hansen

Full NameChristopher Edward Hansen
Date of Birth1959 /09 /13
Marital StatusMarried
BirthplaceChicago, Illinois, United States
ProfessionTelevision personality, News reporter
Active Year1981–present
Eye colourLight Brown
Hair colourLight Brown
SpouseMary Joan Hansen
Body MeasurementN/A
EducationMichigan State University
Online PresenceFacebook, Twitter, Instagram,Wikipedia
Sun SignN/A
Net WorthN/A

Short Description of Chris Hansen:

Christopher Edward Hansen. aka Chris Hansen is seven times Emmy Award winning American American television journalist, known for his work on Dateline NBC’s “To Catch a Predator”. Besides this, he is known for his appearance on Crime Watch Daily. Hansen also hosts the shows like Investigation Discovery and Crime Watch Daily.

Early Life and Education:

Recalling his childhood stage, Chris opened his eyes first on September 13, 1959, at Chicago, Illinois, United States of America. He was raised in the northern Detroit suburbs of West Bloomfield and Birmingham. Chris Hansen attended Brother Rice High School and graduated from Michigan State University College (College of Communication, Arts, and Sciences) holding a degree of Bachelors in Telecommunications.


Chris was inspired from watching the FBI and police investigating the disappearance of Jimmy Hoffa, at the age of fourteen, that leads him to adopt the career in Journalism. During his University time, he became the reporter for Lansing NBC affiliate WILX and then for WFLA in Tampa, various radio stations and newspapers at his local place.

Chris joined NBC as the correspondent for Now with Tom Brokaw and Katie Couric (the magazines) and quit it on 2013. His notable works for NBC’s includes coverage of the Columbine massacre, City terrorist attack at the Oklahoma, 1994 terrorist attack in France and much more.

Chris hosted the show named To Catch a Predator. Following the show, he wrote a book, entitled To Catch a Predator: Protecting Your Kids from Online Enemies Already in Your Home, which was released all over America’s market. Besides all this, Hansen hosts the shows like Investigation Discovery and Crime Watch Daily and has appeared on many shows such as The Daily Show, The Adam Carolla Show, Today, Scarborough Country and much more.

As a journalist, he earns several awards including Emmy Awards-7, Edward R. Murrow Awards-4, Clarion awards-3, the Overseas Press Club award, an IRE, the National Press Club Award and International Consortium of Investigative Journalists Award.

Personal Life:

Looking into his personal life, Chris is the married man. He has been married to Mary Joan Gleich since 18 November 1989. The couple is together since then and is happy with their small family. They have two children together. The family lives in Connecticut.

Statistics and Net Worth:

As a journalist, a native of America with white ethnicity, Chris Hansen earns a good salary. But about his net worth, it is not disclosed yet. There is no further information regarding his physical features. A man with Light brown eyes and hair color, Chris has straight sexual orientation. For more details of him, we can follow him on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, and Wikipedia.

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