Rex Castillo Biography
Rex Castillo is a media personality serving as WRBL News 3 This Morning News Co-Anchor. Previously, he served as a Sports Director and Anchor at WRBL News 3.
Rex Castillo Age
Castillo is around 35 years old as of 2022.
Rex Castillo Height
He is 5 feet 7 inches tall.
Rex Castillo Nationality
He is American by nationality.
Rex Castillo Education
Castillo attended Cate High School from 2004 – 2006. He then joined the University of Texas at San Antonio. However, UTSA didn’t have a formal journalism program so Castillo decided to sign the dotted line and join the Texas Army National Guard.
In the National Guard, Castillo completed Basic Combat Training at Fort Jackson, South Carolina, and became a Public Affairs Correspondent for the Army. He learned how to shoot, write and edit copy for television broadcasts.
In 2012, Castillo graduated from the University of Texas at San Antonio with a Bachelor’s degree in Communication. While at the University, he became the Sports Editor for the independent school newspaper The Paisano, and a member of the UTSA Filipino Student Association.
Rex Castillo Parents
Rex’s mother is Leeann Castillo. However, there is no information about his father.
Rex Castillo Wife
Rex has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight. Therefore, he hasn’t revealed whether he is married, single, or in a relationship.
He hasn’t also disclosed whether he has kids or not. However, on several occasions, he’s posted a picture of himself and his niece Theresa on his social media accounts.
Rex Castillo WRBL News 3
Rex is WRBL News 3 This Morning News Co-Anchor. His first day as WRBL’s Morning News Co-Anchor was on October 10th, 2022.
Prior to his current role, Rex was a Sports Director and Anchor at WRBL News 3. He joined the WRBL Sports team in July 2018. As a lifelong sports fanatic, Rex loved the opportunity to report in the Chattahoochee Valley, where amazing high school talent resides. Going to games and shooting highlights were an incredible part of the job, but Rex really enjoyed telling the stories of the local athletes.
Rex took a unique path to his journalism career. He graduated from the University of Texas at San Antonio with a communications degree. UTSA didn’t have a formal journalism program so Rex decided to sign the dotted line and join the Texas Army National Guard.
In the National Guard, Rex completed Basic Combat Training at Fort Jackson, South Carolina, and became a Public Affairs Correspondent for the Army. He learned how to shoot, write and edit copy for television broadcasts.
During the last 2 years of his Army contract, Rex started his television reporter career in Central Texas as a news reporter in Temple, Texas for Time Warner Cable News. Eventually, he finally became a sports reporter in San Angelo, Texas with KIDY-Fox San Angelo.
After reporting on the Friday Night Lights in the Lone Star State he packed up his bags and became a weekend sports anchor at WSAV News 3 in Savannah, Georgia. He spent two years in the Hostess City and got the call to the Fountain City and became the Sports Director at WRBL-News 3.
There’s something special about covering high school sports in the Chattahoochee Valley and SEC sports however Rex remained loyal to his Texas teams. Specifically, he rooted for his hometown Houston teams like the Texans, Rockets, and Astros.
When it comes to college sports he’s all about the Texas Longhorns. As a sports junkie, Rex can literally watch sports all day long. He’s also a little bit of a nerd, a huge fan of the Marvel Cinematic Universe but also loves working out. For some strange reason, he’s caught a love for doing Spartan Races, running 5ks, and other races around the area.
Rex Castillo Salary
He receives an average annual salary ranging between $20,000 – $100,000.
Rex Castillo Net Worth
He has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 million – $5 million.
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