Pierre Houde

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play-by-play sports announcer (1997)
Mon Jul 04 2022
By   sujana

Pierre Houde is a well-known play-by-play sports announcer. Since 1989 he has been working for Montreal Canadian as a broadcaster. He is also well-known among the public as an actor known for Bon Cop Bad Cop.

He was born on July 14, 1997, in Canada. Over the years, he has collaborated with Pierre Bouchard and Yvon Pedneault on many projects. He holds Cancer as his birth sign.

Early Life

The famous TV personality, Houde, as well as the actor, spent his childhood normally like other children. From an early age, he was a very bold and confident child. He always wanted to stand on his own feet instead of depending upon his parents.

Houde was born and raised in Canada under the supervision of his parents. He was passionate about sports from an early age, and later, he turned his passion into reality and is currently working in the sports field as a sports broadcaster.

Net Worth

Pierre Houde is best known for appearing as the play-by-play sports announcer. He always believes that hard work is the major key to success. He has achieved a lot and is still doing his best to gain more frame and wealth.

Picture of Pierre Houde with white shirt, check blezure and cute smile.
Picture of Pierre Houde with a white shirt, check blazer and cute smile. Picture Source: Scriling

Moreover, Houde has a net worth of $1.9 million. His net worth includes all his assets, income from his career and royalties. Talking about his monthly salary, he is earning a decent amount of money i.e $32 thousand. He is very happy with his profession and is living a lavish life with his family in Canada.

Parents Details

Houde is a very secretive person when it comes to his parents and has not revealed any sort of information related to his parents, not even their names. Still, he always says that his parents were the biggest inspiration for him.

In addition to that, he has also not shared his parent's profession and what they did for a living, but his parents are supportive of his career. Also, Houde has not mentioned whether he has siblings or not.

Physical Appearance

Pierre Houde is a physically fit play-by-play sports announcer who has a dashing and attractive personality. He has dark eyes which perfectly compliment his brown color hair. He has a round face type with a fair complexion.

He is about 5 feet 8 inches (176 cm) tall, but detail regarding his weight is still behind the curtains. He is very health conscious and cares greatly about his looks and physical appearance. Also at this age, he has well maintained his body and looks handsome and smart.

Relationship Status

Pierre Houde is a happily married man living a happy life with his wife, Sylvie Allard and one child. The couple got tied the knot in a private ceremony in the presence of close family and invited guests where they exchanged their vows with each other. 

Picture of Pierre Houde with his wife Sylvie Allard.
Picture of Pierre Houde with his wife Sylvie Allard. Picture Source: Havesoulmate fans

Further, the romantic couple Houde and Allard is so much in love with each other and enjoying their days to the fullest. There has been no news about the separation of this lovely duo till now.

However, the pair has not shared the exact location of their marriage ceremony. Moreover, he has no previous relationships or affairs that have made headlines in any media. 

Social Media Presence

Pierre Houde is seen as less active in his social media. He prefers to keep his personal and related information out of the public eye. It could be the reason for his lack of participation in the media. He is recently active on Twitter.

He has a Twitter account as username @pierrehoude with 42k followers and 1207 hundred tweets. He joined Twitter in November 2013. He is recently following 395 people. Accept Twitter he is unavailable on any other social media platform. 

However, some of the Instagram accounts are there with his name which may be the fan's accounts. In addition to that Houde does not appear to want his personal life to be made public. His fans, on the other hand, adore him.

Play-by-Play Announcement

As a sports broadcaster, Houde is doing great in his work. Besides his native language which is English, he also knows the French language.

However, he has done sports broadcasting in English for only two matches because on December 2, 1995, he was asked to take over the position in a play-by-play English announcement when CJAD's English play-by-play announcer Dino Soto could not return for the Canadiens, Montreal where he was attending an anniversary party.

Picture of Pierre Houde burst into tears during the match
Picture of Pierre Houde burst into tears during the match. Picture Source: Patit Patit Gamin

Since no experienced English-speaking broadcaster was available, Houde eventually agreed. The Canadiens were defeated 11-1 in that game, which proved to be Patrick Roy's final game with the team before even being traded to the Colorado Avalanche.

Career Outset

Regarding Houde's career, he is one of the well-known and most loved sports announcers. He started his career in the year 1989, and he has publicly stated Montreal Canadiens game broadcasts. 

In 2007 he teamed up with Pierre Bouchard and Yvon Pedneault and the trio continued until the year 2011. Before all this, he was partnered with former Canadiens player Benoit Brunet

Similarly, In 2009, he and Brunet were partners with Jol Bouchard, but when Bouchard left for the Blainville-Boisbriand Armada in 2011. Because of that, the broadcasting was overtaken by former NHL goaltender Marc Denis. 

Houde and Denis had done the broadcasts formula on the same station with the same positivity and energy for some years. He has also collaborated with Pierre Bouchard and Yvon Pedneault on different projects which have made their bond stronger.

IMDb Profile

Houde owns an IMDb page in his name with Eight credits as an actor. Further, he has also got three recognition as a self.

Moreover, his profile includes his short biography and other personal details. Houde was present in many podcasts like Avec son Sam in the year 2021, Courrier Recommando in 2019 and many more.

Houde's Lifestyle

The famous sports announcer Houde has been able to create a stable career for himself. With consistent efforts and a strong work ethic, he has been able to earn a good amount of money.

However, he has always been someone who enjoys a simple lifestyle. He has a modest lifestyle even after having such a huge net worth. 

In addition to that, he is a down-to-earth person, and it is fair to say that even after gaining his name and fame hasn't changed anything about him. 

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