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Steve Bunin KING5 News, Biography, Age, Wife, and Net Worth

Steve Bunin Biography

Steve Bunin is an American morning news anchor for Seattle NBC station KING-TV. He has hosted several shows throughout his career including ‘Outside The Lines’, ‘SportsCenter’ and ‘College Football Live’. He is an Emmy Award-winning morning news anchor.

He spent the majority of his career with ESPN. He graduated from Mercer Island High School in 1992. Later on, he received a degree in Broadcast Journalism from Syracuse University I 1996. While at Syracuse, he worked with Delta Tau Delta International Fraternity as well as with Citrus TV.

Steve Bunin King 5

He is thrilled to be anchoring KING 5 Mornings, back home in Seattle at the station he grew up watching, co-hosting the top-rated newscast in the market!

Steve Bunin ESPN

One of the most versatile and well-liked anchors during his nine-year (2003-2012) run at ESPN, Bunin hosted a variety of shows there, most frequently Outside The Lines, SportsCenter, and College Football Live. He also hosted Baseball Tonight, NFL Live, Sports Reporters, ESPN Radio and numerous NCAA and pro sports events on ESPN and ESPN2.

Steve Bunin KING5
Steve Bunin KING5

In 2010, Bunin became the first anchor at ESPN to win the company’s prestigious “Game Ball” award for a character. In 2012, he received the President’s Volunteer Service Award from Barack Obama, for his volunteer efforts, primarily with at-risk teens.

In 2011, Sports Illustrated’s media critic Richard Deitsch called Bunin “one of the most underrated talents in sports journalism.” In SI’s 2011 Media Awards, Bunin has declared one of the “Twelve Broadcasters Viewers Deserve More Of In 2012.”

From 2012-2014, he was the lead anchor for Comcast SportsNet Houston before the network went bankrupt. In those two years, Bunin was nominated for four Texas Emmy Awards (including twice for Best Sports Anchor), winning for his groundbreaking interview with Carl Lewis.

From 2015-2016, he was the host of the midday show on ESPN Radio KFNC Houston and the prime-time national show on SB Nation Radio.

Prior to ESPN, Bunin served as sports anchor/director at five different local news stations: WOTV-TV in Battle Creek, Michigan, from 2002-2003, WLAJ-TV in Lansing, Michigan, from 2000-2001, KNAZ-TV in Flagstaff, Arizona, from 1998-2000, WICZ-TV in Binghamton, New York, in 1997 and WTVH-TV in Syracuse, New York, in 1995-1996, where he worked alongside future ABC anchor David Muir.

Steve Bunin Age

The KING-TV reporter was born on 20 February 1974 in Seattle, Washington, United States.

Steve Bunin Height

Steve Bunin has an impressive personality. He has a height of 5’10”, which is around 1.77m.

Steve Bunin Family

He’s originally from Seattle, Washington. He has also lived in Houston, Texas with his wife Dr. Viviane Bunin, and daughter Gabriela. Information relating to his parental background is not available at present. Similarly, he has not revealed detailed information regarding his early life and childhood to the public.

Steve Bunin Wife

Steve is the husband of Dr. Viviane Bunin. The couple has a daughter called Gabriela.

Steve Bunin Net Worth

He has an estimated net worth of between $1 million and $5 million.

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