Jim Rome (age 52years) is a famous television and radio personality who was born on October 14, 1964 at Tarzana, California, U.S. His full name is James Phillip Rome. Jim Rome is an American by nationality and white American by ethnicity. He is a prominent personality who is well known for being a popular sports and TV show host. He currently hosts his own show The Jim Rome Show on the CBS Sports Radio. Jim Rome earns huge salary each month and thus has a jaw dropping net worth. Recently, Jim was accused of beating his wife.
Education and Career
In 1982, Jim completed his graduation from Calabasas High School and he got a degree in Communications in 1987 from University of California, Santa Barbara. Jim Rome started off his career at the college radio station KCSB-FM when he was at University of California, Santa Barbara. After that, he started his popular show The Jim Rome Show when he moved to XTRA Sports 690 which was at San Dieogo. He also released an album 'Welcome to the Jungle' in 1998. He hosted a TV sports show named Rome on CBS Sports Network from April 2012 till 2015.
Salary, Net worth and House
Jim Rome annual salary is $15 Million and Jim net worth is estimated to be around $65 million. Jim Rome is a very popular celebrity because he has had a remarkable career till date. The Talkers magazine has ranked him at No 29 as the most influential
radio show personality. His huge annual income and net worth makes him one of the highest earning Radio show personality. Jim Rome hosted the ESPN TV sports show 'Rome is burning' for a couple of years. There are other TV sports shows as well in which Rome has been involved till date, which are Talk2 on ESPN2, The Last Word on Fox Sports Net and The FX Sports Show on FX. He is also known to have a keen interest in Horse Racing because of which he has invested and earned a lot of money from Horse Racing. Jim Rome made a guest appearance in a couple of Hollywood movies including Two for the Money, Space Jam and The Longest Yard. Recently, Jim has put his Shady Canyon house for sale at the price of $14million.
Is Jim Married? Who is Jim Rome Wife?
Jim Rome is a married man. Jim Rome wife is Janet Nauman. The couple has two sons. The Elder one Jake is 12 years old and the younger son is 8 years old. Jim Rome was involved in a few controversies with American footballer Jim Everett and hockey legend Gordie Howe. He also got into a controversy because of his statements in an interview with David Stern the Commissioner at NBA.
Wiki and Facts
More information about Jim Rome is available on the internet. Wikipedia is a reliable source for detailed information about him. He can also be followed on Facebook and Twitter.