Born on July 3, 1950, Michael Eugene Joseph “Mike” Jerrick, often known as Michael Jerrick, is a former co-host of the morning show The Morning Show With Mike and Juliet, which he hosted along with Juliet Huddy. The show began in 2007 and its last episode was aired one June 12, 2009.
LIFE & CAREER
He has also worked as co-host with Huddy DaySide. He has also served as the current fill-in host and co-host on Fox & Friends for Fox News Channel. Currently, he works as co-host of Good Day Philadelphia on WTXF. Jerrick was born and grown up in Wichita, Kansas as a fifth of six children in his family. He completed his high school from Chaplain Kapaun Memorial High School, a Jesuit-run boy’s school and graduated in 1968. The Wichita native started his career from WIBW-TV in Kansas, when Steve Doocy was doing the weather at rival KSNT-TV. Jerrick’s confidence and boyish looks took him to New York to seek more opportunities. During his days in New York, he worked fro WNYW as a producer. Later on, he became the host for WNYW.
After working for several years in New York, Jerrick moved to San Francisco and served KPIX-TV. In mid of the 1980s, Jerrick joined USA Network and began his career as co-host the afternoon talk show Alive and Well. He also served HBO’S World Entertainment Report for several years. After gaining experience, Jerrick moved to the Sci-Fi Channel’s Sci-Fi Buzz, a science and fiction show for which he was nominated for a CableACE Award in 1994. After hosting science and fiction program, Jerrick started to host a What’s News on short-lived cable news channel, America’s talking.
Later, he served CNBC America as a host of After Hours. Soon after, he moved to WTXF and worked there as a morning host on Good Day Philadelphia. In 2002 he joined Fox News Channel. Later on his famous show The Morning Show with Mike & Juliet was canceled and then he returned to Philadelphia. Since then he has been working as a co-host for Fox 29’s Good Day Philadelphia. Occasionally he appeared on Fox & Friends weekend as a substitute. On April 1, 2015, on the morning show “Good Day Philadelphia” Jerrick announced that he would be fighting for Mayor in 2015 Philadelphia Mayor Election.
After his announcement he received messages of supports from all over the country, but later he revealed that it was an April Fools Joke. While talking about his personal life, he divorced with Joy Jerrick with who he has two daughters named Jessica and Jill. Currently, Jerrick’s relationship status is single but he might have been dating someone secretly which is yet to revealed. His brother Tom Jerrick works as a nuclear physicist and his niece Allison was highlighted in media when she survived the massacre at school on April 16, 2007. Through his career, Jerrick has earned net worth of $ 2 million. To get a recent update about Jerrick he can be followed on various social networking sites such as twitter and facebook.