Is Marilyn Denis married? Yes, she is. Her husband’s name is Jim Helman who is her high school prom date. Their wedding took place on June 19, 2018, at Toronto city hall. The couple had a pre-honeymoon in London and after the marriage, they went to Barbados for their honeymoon.
Talking about her past relationship, Denis was previously married to Ken Lyfford. They became blessed with a son named Adam Wylde. Adam is married to Caprice Conners and Denis was recently found wishing them marriage anniversary on 27 January 2019.
Denis raised her son as a single mother although Adam visits his father. She made an announcement on May 7, 2018, stating that she is now engaged to Jim, her prom date. Denis is blessed with a granddaughter who was born in June 2019. Scroll down to explore more interesting personal facts and biography of Denis:
Who is Marilyn Denis?
Marilyn Denis was born on July 1, 1958, which makes her age be 62 years old as of 2020. By profession, she is a Canadian radio and television personality best noted for being the host of The Marilyn Denis Show. She is also credited for her contribution to CHUM-FM’s morning show called Roger and Marilyn as the co-host.
Early Life and Education
Denis was born in 1958 and her place of birth is in Edmonton, Alberta. She spent her childhood days in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania with her parents. Denis is Canadian by nationality and regarding her ethnicity, she is of North American ethnicity. The information regarding her parents and siblings are still not provided but some online sources have revealed that Marilyn’s mother expired after suffering from dementia.
Regarding her education and academic achievements, she received her bachelor’s degree in television, radio and advertising. From her alma mater, the University of Idaho, she received an honorary Ph.D. in Humane Letters and later gave a commencement speech at the University of Idaho.
Career and Professional Life
After receiving her degree from the University, Marilyn started her broadcasting career in Moscow, Idaho by working at a local radio station. After that, she moved to Calgary where she served the CHFM & CJAY-FM. Further, she also worked at CFCN-TV and TSN as a weather announcer as well as a sports and entertainment reporter.
Mostly, she is noted for her role in CHUM-FM’s morning show Roger, Rick and Marilyn which is now renamed as ‘Roger and Marilyn’ since July 2, 1986, as co-host. The show was renamed in June 2009 after the departure of Rick Hodge. She has also worked for the syndicated daytime talk show Cityline from September 1989 to May 2008.
Denis released an announcement in June 2008 stating that she would contribute as the host for the new show on CTV named The Marilyn Denis Show. The program was previously scheduled to be premiered in 2010 but was premiered on January 10, 2011, due to studio construction.
Marilyn Denis is a divorced woman and is the mother of a son named Adam Wylde has been working born in April 1988. Adam is now a well-grown-up man at Rogers Communications CKIS-FM in Toronto as is an afternoon time host. Marilyn is a secretive person and thus hasn’t revealed most of her detailed personal life facts. She has a house in downtown Toronto and has also spent her life in Scarborough, Ontario.
Moving to her personal life, Marilyn stands at a height of 5 feet and 9 inches. Analyzing her outer appearance, the Canadian television personality seems to have a well-maintained body structure and looks younger than her real age. Marilyn is blessed with blue eyes and light brown hair. Possibly, Marilyn is highly conscious regarding her diet, nutrition and other fitness activities.
Salary and Net worth
Canadian radio and television personality, Marilyn Denis has an estimated net worth of 5 million USD. Besides her financial net worth, she has earned multiple awards in her account including the Viewer’s Choice Award (2005 and 2006) at the Gemini Awards. She was also honored with The Rosalie Award in 2006. In the category for Best Host in 2007, she received the Gemini award. She is also the receiver of the Allan Waters Lifetime Achievement Award and has been named to be the first female broadcaster to earn so.
Wiki and Facts
The biography of Marilyn is prepared by most of the demanded wiki sites including Wikipedia. You can find her on Instagram @marilyndenis where she has retained over 136k followers. Further, she is also active on Twitter @MarilynDenisCTV where she has amassed more than 121k followers now.