Kris Smith Biography – Kris Smith Wiki
Kris Smith is an English Australian television presenter, model and former professional rugby league footballer. Originally from England, Kris moved to Australia in 2008 and quickly carved out a successful modelling and television presenting career in his adopted home.
After appearing on a variety of television programs, in June 2013, Kris became the co-host of Channel 7’s national afternoon program –The Daily Edition.
In 2015, Kris decided to step back from his role with The Daily Edition to allow time for other media activities, his modelling and ambassador work and his new role with The Weight Loss Institute which will empower and teach people about health and wellbeing.
Prior to The Daily Edition, Kris regularly appeared on national television programs, featuring in both hosting and guest roles. In 2012, Kris was a guest commentator on popular Network Ten program, ‘Can of Worms’ and appeared on Foxtel’s ‘Celebrity Come Dine with Me.’ This was alongside his appearances as a panel co-host on ‘The Project’ with Charlie Pickering, Dave Hughes and Carrie Bickmore, and as a guest on the couch with the ladies from ‘The Circle’. In 2010, Kris won the role of co-host on Foxtel’s hit series, ‘Football Superstar’ Series 3, and was a guest co-host on ‘Australia’s Next Top Model’ with Sarah Murdoch.
Kris began his career as a Rugby League player with the Leeds Rhinos at the age of 15. He went on to play for a number of other British Super League clubs including the London Broncos, Halifax Blue Sox, Salford Red Devils, Oldham Roughyeds (Heritage № 1201) and Swinton Lions.
After retiring due to injury, Kris spent time working with underprivileged kids before signing with a leading UK Model Agency and embarking on a career change.
Kris now models in Australia alongside his media and endorsement activities, and is involved with notable charities – he is an ambassador for ‘Challenge’, helping kids with cancer, along with ‘Genes for Jeans’, promoting medical research into childhood diseases, and ‘Blue September’, raising awareness of cancer amongst men.
Kris is also passionate about fitness and has regularly featured in Magazines such as Men’s Health, sharing his personal fitness and health philosophies and programs. Kris is currently expanding his professional expertise in this area and is training to become a personal trainer, according to his IMG Models biography.
Kris Smith Rugby League Career
Kris began his career as a Rugby League player with the Leeds Rhinos at the age of 15. He went on to play for a number of other British Super League clubs including the London Broncos, Halifax Blue Sox, Salford Red Devils, Oldham Roughyeds (Heritage № 1201) and Swinton Lions. He retired due to injury.
Kris Smith Dancing with the Stars 2022
Kris Smith is a contestant on the nineteenth season of Dancing With The Stars: All Stars. He is dancing with partner Siobhan Power. The former rugby league player said he had been requested to appear on Dancing with the Stars previously but declined.
Kris explained why he decided to enter Dancing with the stars 2022: “My two girls [Mila, 3, and Frankie, 2] love dancing at the moment and I’ve never known if I could dance at all, so both those things made me decide it was a good idea. I want to make them proud to see dad dancing on TV and I wanted to overcome insecurities of my own.”
Kris Smith Age
Kris was born on 20 August 1978 in Salford, England.
Kris Smith Wife
Is Kris Smith married? He is engaged to his partner Sarah Boulazeris. They have two beautiful daughters, Mila and Frankie Elle. The parents welcomed their second daughter Frankie Elle in December 2019.
Kris Smith Children
Does Kris Smith have a child? The former rugby league player has three children, Ethan Edward Minogue Smith with ex wife Dannii Minogue, and Mila and Frankie Elle with girlfriend Sarah Boulazeris.
Kris Smith Son
Kris is a father to son, Ethan Edward Minogue Smith, with ex wife Dannii Minogue. Ethan was born in 2010. Kris never shows pictures of his eldest child on Instagram – and that’s a conscious decision the former couple have made together as co-parents.
It is believed that Dannii has requested that Ethan not be shown on social media so he can live a normal life, away from the spotlight. She does not share images of Ethan on her own social media pages either.
Kris Smith Height
Kris is a little over 6 foot on the old scale (1.91 metres).
Kris Smith Net Worth
Kris Smith’s net worth is estimated to be $2 million.
Kris Smith Instagram
Kris Smith’s Instagram handle is @krissmith13.