Karl Stefanovic Bio, Age, School, Family, Wife, Siblings, Net Worth, Salary, 60 Minutes

Who is Jasmine Stefanovic? – Biography

Karl Stefanovic is a journalist and television broadcaster for the Nine Network in Australia. He is presently a co-host of the Today breakfast show on the Nine Network and has previously appeared on 60 Minutes.


How old is Karl Stefanovic? – Age

He is 47 years old as of 12 August 2021. He was born in 1974 in Darlinghurst, Australia.

Where did Karl Stefanovic go to school? – Family

He was born to an Australian mother Jenny Stefanovic and a Serbian-German father Alex Stefanovic. Peter Stefanovic, his younger brother, works as a correspondent for 60 Minutes. He studied journalism at university but was unable to acquire a cadetship after graduation.

How many siblings does Karl Stefanovic have?

He has three siblings; Peter Stefanovic, Elisa Stefanovic, and Tom Stefanovic.

Karl Stefanovic Wife

Stefanovic met journalist Cassandra Thorburn at a party in Rockhampton in 1995, and the two married later that year; they have three children together. Stefanovic announced his separation from his wife after 21 years in September 2016, and their divorce was finalized in October 2017. He announced his engagement to Jasmine Yarbrough in February 2018. In December 2018, he married Yarbrough at a wedding in Mexico. They are parents of one child.

Karl Stefanovic Career

He eventually advanced to the show’s grand final but was defeated by Jake Wall in a viewer poll. Stefanovic took over as host of Carols by Candlelight on the Nine Network in 2008, replacing longtime host Ray Martin. Carols by Candlelight was hosted by him until 2012 when David Campbell took over.

Karl Stefanovic and his wife Jasmine Yarbrough
Karl Stefanovic and his wife Jasmine Yarbrough

Stefanovic was a contributing correspondent on 60 Minutes in 2011, in addition to hosting Today. He also hosted A Current Affair on Sunday evenings (ACA Sunday). He was a member of the crew aboard the racing supermaxi yacht Investec LOYAL when it won line honors in the 2011 Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race in December 2011.

Stefanovic joined the Nine Network in Brisbane in 2000 as a reporter and backup presenter for National Nine News. For his coverage of the Childers backpacker hostel fire in 2000, he won a Queensland Media Award for Best News Coverage. His coverage of the 2001 Warragamba bushfires from Sussex Inlet landed him a job in Nine’s Sydney newsroom in January 2002, and he was also part in the coverage of the 2003 Canberra bushfires. Stefanovic took over for Today host Steve Liebmann in February 2005. He’s been filling in for Tracy Grimshaw on A Current Affair. He appeared in the reality television show Torvill and Dean’s Dancing on Ice on the Nine Network in 2006. He also hosted the Nine Network’s evening updates on the 2012 London Olympics.

Larry Emdur, Guillaume Brahimi, Tom Slingsby, Phil Waugh, and Jude Bolton were among the celebrity crew members aboard the supermaxi boat Perpetual Loyal in the 2013 Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race in December 2013. Stefanovic hosted the panel show The Verdict on the Nine Network in October 2015. The weekly show included features of popular shows The Project and Q&A, but its panelist lineup sparked criticism. Stefanvoic began anchoring This Time Next Year on the Nine Network in July 2017. Stefanovic said in December 2018 that he would not be returning as a co-host of Today in 2019. Stefanovic will return to Today as a co-host in January 2020, alongside Weekend Today co-host and 60 Minutes reporter Allison Langdon, according to the Nine Network. Stefanovic will celebrate 20 years with the Nine Network in June 2020.

Karl Stefanovic Salary

He earns an annual salary of $2 million.

Karl Stefanovic Net Worth

He has an estimated net worth of $11 Million.