Is Michael Cole (WWE) married? Yes, he is. His wife’s name is Yolanda Coulthard. The couple is enjoying a happy and successful romantic conjugal life together since last few decades. The couple tied their knot in 1987 which makes them already celebrated 33 years of their marriage anniversary. As per some online sources, the beautiful couple is blessed with two adopted children as sons named Mark Cole and Calvin Cole.
Michael Cole has never been in the news headline for the violation of his marriage promise. Both the couple is loyal to each other and shares a deep understanding despite belonging to the different field. Scroll down to explore more interesting personal facts and biography of Cole:
Who is Michael Cole?
Born as Sean Michael Coulthard, he landed the planet on March 8, 1968, which makes her age be 52 years old as of 2020. By profession, he is an American professional wrestling commentator who is widely recognized for being signed to World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) where he has been contributing to the SmackDown brand as the play-by-play commentator. He is a former journalist as well whom ahs served for CBS Radio.
Early Life and Education
Sean Michael Coulthard was born in 1968 and his place of birth is in Syracuse, New York, the United States of America. Talking about his family background, Michael was born to the American parents belonging to the white ethnicity background. Regarding his education and academic achievements, he went to Webutuck High School form where he received his high school graduation in 1984. For his higher education, he attended Syracuse University in the S.I Newhouse Schools of Public Communication.
Career and Professional Life
Michael started his professional journey from the media industry contributing as a journalist. He was initially hired by CBS Radio. He appeared into the limelight after covering the 1988 US presidential campaign of Democratic Party nominee Michael Dukakis (born on November 3, 1933). He is also known for reporting the presidential campaign of Bill Clinton (born on August 19, 1946).
He covered the Yugoslavian civil war for about nine months in the mid-1990s. He also worked for covering the aftermath of the Oklahoma City bombing in 1995. He also covered the campaigns of Steve Forbes and Sen. Bob Dole in 1996.
In 1997, Coulthard made a decision to enter into the World Wrestling Federation after which he started using the stage name “Michael Cole.” His voice was used for various promotional videos. Finally, he turned as the host of LiveWire show alongside Jim Cornett making him amass more popularity. From the June 30, 1997 episode of Raw is War, he made his first appearance on the screen where he interviewed The Legion of Doom.
He also worked as the announcer for the first hour of Monday Night Raw alongside Kevin Kelly (born on May 9, 1967) and Jim Ross (born on January 3, 1952). Cole was selected as the Smack Down’s play-by-play announcer where his initial partner was Jerry Lawler. WWE made an announcement on April 26, 2006, revealing that Cole would now serve the WWE.com as its Managing Editor. Cole made his return to the RAW brand after being part of the 2008 WWE Draft. He was into the limelight when wrestler Kane attacked him on the July 7, 2008, episode of Raw where the attacker was frequently asking “Is he alive or dead?” Jerry Lawler (born on November 29, 1949) saved Cole from Kane and later Cole appeared in the ring being the partner to Lawler in a match against Ted DiBiase and Cody Rhodes for the World Tag Team Championship.
He was then seen supporting The Miz’s leading confrontations with Daniel Bryan. He interfered In a TLC match between The Miz and Jerry Lawler for the WWE Championship which made The Miz retain his title. This started a feud between Cole and Lawler. Cole was also the part of the 2012 Royal Rumble match as a surprise entrant but was quick. On June 4, 2012, episode of Raw, he entered into the ring to wrestle against John Cena and lost the match which made him to apology for all his wrongdoings.
Cole alongside Booker T and JBL were attacked by Brock Lesnar as Lesnar got angered from the refusal of Seth Rollins for his WWE World Heavyweight Championship rematch. Cole was also attacked by Braun Strowman after being fired by then-GM Kurt Angle. Cole returned to commentary on Smackdown in 2019.
Michael Cole is married to Yolanda Coulthard since 1987. They are together for many decades and no chance of them getting divorced in forecasted. Other past relationship records of Cole isn’t available. Their family is said to have been blessed with two adopted sons named Mark Cole and Calvin Cole.
American professional wrestling commentator Michael Cole stands at a perfect height of 5 feet and 9 inches or 1.75 m. He weighs about 77 kilograms or 169 lbs. He has also entered into the WWE ring to wrestle which shows that Cole is very serious about his fitness. Cole is also strict regarding his diet and workout plan which has made him blessed with a maintained physique.
Salary and Net worth
Former journalist Michael Cole has an estimated net worth of 4 million USD. Most of his earnings come from his salary which he earns from his contribution to the WWE Network. He has experienced a career as a journalist, Managing Editor for WWE.com, host, interviewer and so on. He has also contributed his voice for direct-to-video for films like Scooby-Doo! WrestleMania Mystery, Surf’s Up 2: WaveMania and so on. Cole has also provided his voice in multiple WWE video games as a commentator.
Wiki and Facts
The biography of professional wrestling commentator Michael Cole is prepared by various wiki sites including IMDb and Wikipedia. Join him on Instagram @michaelcole where he is being followed by more than 92k followers. He is also active on Twitter @michaelcole with over 870k followers.