Georgia-born TV personality popularly referred to as Kit Hoover is best known as an ESPN anchor; a correspondent of TV Guide Channel and a host on TLC’s monthly women’s interest magazine, Real Simple Real Life. Catherine Hoover is also a sportscaster, announcer, and broadcast journalist and she is recognized for her work on Cutthroat Island, Guiding Light, and Donny!
Kit Hoover Biography
Catherine “Kit” Hoover was born on July 29, 1970, and raised in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. There is no information about the TV Presenter’s parents, siblings or her early childhood days, but according to report, she is of Irish ethnicity with a US nationality and attended Marist School in Atlanta where she was recognized for her great athletics skills as a track star, winning three years consecutively in both the mile and two-mile runs. After graduation, she attended the University of North Caroline at Chapel Hill where she gained her B.A in journalism.
Kit’s Career, Salary, and Net worth
Kit started her career in 1995 by appearing as a cast member in Road Rules: USA – The First Adventure, an American reality television series that featured five young characters touring the country, in their bid to complete various tasks that will help them get to their next mission. Two years after, following her performance in the Road Rules, she was hired to work for nationally syndicated magazine show as an entertainment correspondent for their American Journal. From there, she moved to Fox News where she worked as the broadcasting company’s news magazine Fox Files. In addition to her role in Fox Magazine, Kit also worked as a correspondent for The Pulse and Celebrity Spotlight. She also hosted FOX Rules with Kit Hoover.
Following her hard work and multi-talent, she was hired by ESPN in August 2003 to co-host the company’s innovative live sports show known as Cold Pizza. Her role at the ESPN expanded to cover some trending issues of that time which include the 2004 and 2005 Super Bowl, 2004 Summer Olympics, 2002 and 2004 World Show, and 2004 NBA Finals. She was also the correspondent for the TV Guide Network. However, her major rise to the spotlight was in 2013 when she started working as a co-presenter of Access Hollywood Live with Billy Bush.
While doing all these, Kit garnered additional money from other activities such as brand endorsements, sponsorships and being a brand ambassador for some important and famous sports clubs. She is also said to be engaged in some housing businesses.
Although she is yet to reveal how much she is paid by her employee, particularly for co-hosting the show Access Hollywood Live; and how much she earns from her multiple business activities, it is believed that the beautiful TV personality has garnered an estimated net worth of around $3 million. Her rank among TV personalities of her kind across the U.S. has continued to soar, thanks to her exceptional voice, skills and beauty.
Kit Hoover Family, Husband
Kit Hoover is married to Crowley Sullivan, a former ESPN Classic programming and acquisitions director whom she met in 2003 when she got her first appointment with the U.S.-based global cable and satellite sports television channel, ESPN.
Crowley Sullivan who has received some accolades as a great team leader following his roles as a TV producer and a Vice President of Programming and Acquisition at ESPN currently works as both the General Manager and Executive Vice President of a media company called MandtVR. He attended Michigan State University where he graduated in 1993 with a Bachelor of Arts degree. Like his wife Kit, Sullivan has worked with several companies and was recognized for his outstanding skills and dedication. He, however, started his professional career as a broker’s clerk for Brokerage Firm where he worked for four years. His exceptional skills have also earned him three-time Emmy Awards (2003,2004,2005) and Peabody Awards.
The couple is blessed with three children named, Hayes (born in 2004), Campbell (born in 2005), and Crowley Sullivan (born in 2009). The family currently resides in California, U.S.A. Kit and her husband have so far been careful not to be dragged in any media stunt.
Height, Feet and Body Measurements
One good quality associated with Kit Hoover is her elegance during her shows. Her beauty and voice keep viewers hooked to the channel at all times. Talking about her body measurement, Hoover has a height of 5 feet (1.52 m). Her exquisite body measuring 36-23-35 inches has also been a major topic of high interest to her fans. Kit weighs 56kg and her hair color is dark brown. Recently, she confessed to doing plastic surgery on her face.