Ryen Russillo Girlfriend – Know Who the Podcaster and Sports Journalist Dating in 2023

By Ray | Published on: March 16, 2024 | Updated on: March 16, 2024
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Sports journalist Ryen Russillo rarely talks about his girlfriends or love life in public. It has made many of his fans and followers curious about his relationships.

The 47-year-old ESPN journalist has been active in sports journalism for over two decades, and in his long career, he has definitely been in some relationships. But is he committed to anyone at present? Is Ryen Russillo married?

Well, let’s discover all the details about Ryen Russillo’s love life, and girlfriends in the sections to follow.

Who is ? Who is Dating in 2023?

Well, as we mentioned before, Russillo doesn’t readily talk about his love life publicly. However, back in 2022, Ryen indeed gushed about his dating life during a podcast with Colin Cowherd. When Colin asked Ryen if he was dating anyone, Russillo said pretty straightforwardly he wasn’t dating anyone at the time.

Moreover, he said that he was focused on his career and, in fact, he said he “was dating his work.” So, taking his words into consideration, we can tell that Ryen Russillo is single in 2023 as well. Unfortunately, there ain’t any details regarding his past relationships and girlfriends as of yet.

Not to mention, it is a well-known fact that Ryen Russillo hasn’t been married yet and he has no children of his own.

Did Ryen Russillo and Charissa Thompson Date? The truth of Their Relationship

There was a rumor that Ryen and Thompson dated while they worked together for ESPN. However, the two were never girlfriend and boyfriend. The two are, in fact, close friends who still share close bonding even though they are working for two different organizations.

Meanwhile, talking about their relationship, Charissa once said that they were both single and were kinda attracted to each other, but nothing ever happened between them. In a podcast with fellow sportscaster Erin Andrews, Charissa revealed that at one point when she and Ryen both were single, she thought if she could have dated him. But she added, “and the reality was like Ryen and I are too much alike, we’d kill each other.” 

Charissa Thompson is a Seattle-native sports journalist currently working for Fox Sports. Regarding her love life, she is living a single life as of 2023. Thompson filed for divorce in April 2022, following two years of marriage to now ex-husband Kyle Thousand. The sportscaster cited irreconcilable differences as the reason for their separation.

Ryen Russillo Lives A Single Life in Manhattan Beach, California

So, Ryen doesn’t have a girlfriend at present and he lives a happy single life in California. He has been working for a podcast website The Ringer since 2019 after leaving the ESPN network. 

Russillo bought a sweet townhouse in Manhattan Beach in May 2020. The podcaster reportedly paid $3.8 million for the coastal abode. The house was listed on the market in January 2020 for $4.5 million. The asking was later lowered to $4.35 million and then to $4.1 million in March.

Ryen Russillo's house in Manhattan Beach, California
Ryen Russillo bought a house in Manhattan Beach, California in May 2020

The 2,570 square feet house features four bedrooms and three and a half bathrooms. It also features a great room with a large living area and a fireplace, a dining area, a spacious kitchen, Thermador appliances, and an island with seating.