This article will answer every question you have about Jake Hamilton. Below are some of the frequently asked questions about her.
- What does Hamilton do for a living?
- Who are Hamilton’s parents and siblings?
- What are Hamilton’s interests and hobbies?
- Is Hamilton married or does he have a girlfriend?
- Does Hamilton have any children?
- Where is Hamilton now?
- How tall is Hamilton?
- How much money does Hamilton earn?
- What is Hamilton’s net worth?
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Who is Jake Hamilton?
Jake Hamilton is an American journalist who serves as an entertainment reporter for Good Day Chicago weekdays from 4:30 to 10 a.m. FOX 32 (WFLD) is a Fox owned-and-operated television station licensed to Chicago, Illinois, United States.
Hamilton is also a former film critic and documentary producer. He is a member of the Broadcast Film Critics Association. Hamilton began his career as a film critic by writing multiple letters to the Houston Chronicle, all describing why he would be perfect for the position at the age of 14. During that time, he was attending Seabrook Intermediate School. He was granted the position in April 2002 and his first review of the summer blockbuster “Spider-Man” — was published on May 9, 2002.
Hamilton was even allowed to branch out into Top Ten Lists, Oscar Coverage, and even the subject of publicity contests. He stayed with Houston Chronicle until he graduated from Clear Lake High School in May 2006.
Hamilton was later brought on as the film critic for the late-night talk show, The After Party, hosted by Ernie Manouse at the age of 18. The show was nominated for a “Best Entertainment/Variety Program” Emmy in its first season. On November 15, 2006, the show ended its run after over 50 episodes.
He began hosting the film review segment Jake’s Takes on KHOU-TV (CBS Houston) in 2008. He reviewed films, covered international film festivals, and also interviewed such as Tom Cruise, Will Smith, and Meryl Streep. The show was nominated for “Outstanding Achievement In Cinema” by the Houston Film Critic Society in 2008 for “bringing celebrities back to Houston.”
He then returned to writing for the Houston Chronicle as one of Houston’s “City Brights.” Jake shifted “Jake’s Takes” from the local CBS affiliate (KHOU-TV) to the local FOX affiliate (KRIV). For hosting Jake’s Takes, he received a Lone Star Emmy Award for “Best On-Camera Talent” in 2011. He also won the Los Angeles Press Club’s National Entertainment Journalism Award in 2012.
Jake Hamilton FOX 32 (WFLD)
Hamilton joined WFLD-TV (FOX Chicago) Good Day Chicago in 2013 serving as a field reporter.
His fellow WFLD-TV on-air personalities include,
- Bill Bellis
- Lou Canellis
- Mike Caplan
- Natalie Bomke
- Tia Ewing
- Mike Flannery
- Kaitlin Cody
- Brittany Garzillo
- Dawn Hasbrouck
- Terrence Lee
- Joanie Lum
- Elizabeth Matthews
- Corey McPherrin
- Anita Padilla
- Brittney Payton
- Sylvia Perez
- Dane Placko
- Anthony Ponce
- Scott Schneider
- Mark Strehl
- Roseanne Tellez
- Bill Zwecker
- Michelle Alegria
How Old is Jake Hamilton?
Hamilton is 32 years old as of 2020 having been born on January 18, 1988, in Houston, Texas. He shares his birthday with other famous people such as Karan Brar, Sarah Graysun, Billy LeBlanc, Jabez Noel Villalobos, Eugene Lee Yang, TimTom, Mason Fulp, Ruby Franke, among others.
Jake Hamilton Family
Who are Jake Hamilton’s parents?
Does Jake Hamilton have siblings?
Jake’s secretive nature has shown up in his personal life. He has managed to keep his family background very private. In case there is news regarding his parents and siblings, we shall update it here as soon as possible.
Jake Hamilton Education
Hamilton received his high school education from Clear Lake High School from where he graduated in May 2006.
Jake Hamilton Wife
In 2017, Hamilton shared a video of his unique proposal to his girlfriend, Lauren Deschenes, in a dark movie theater using the magic of a fake movie trailer. Deschenes responded with a “yes” to Hamilton’s request for her hand in marriage.
Jake Hamilton Height
Hamilton’s height is not yet disclosed.
Jake Hamilton Salary
Hamilton’s salary is not yet disclosed. In case there is any news regarding his salary, we shall update it here as soon as possible.
Jake Hamilton Net Worth
Jake has earned greatly through his career as a film critic, journalist, and podcaster. However, his salary is not yet disclosed. In case there is any news regarding his net worth, we shall update it here as soon as possible.