Big Budah

Features Reporter

Big Budah is the features reporter for Fox 13's Good Day Utah and Live at Eleven. Prior to joining Fox 13, he worked in local radio and has appeared in a number of feature films.

He describes himself as a "fat guy with a mic and he'll do almost anything to make someone smile.

Budah and his wife are the proud parents of five children. He has learned that if his family laughs at his antics, so will anyone else.

Off-camera, he is the same guy you see during his live shots on Fox 13. And if you can't tell, he loves life as much as he loves his job.

Budah loves food and sports. He spends his spare time coaching his kid's sports teams. Before Budah joined the FOX13 Good Day Utah team, viewers will remember him from his radio career in Salt Lake City. He has been on Clear Channel's KISN 97 as well as Millcreek's Power 107.9 and U92.

Prior to his radio career in Salt Lake, Budah was also doing radio in northern California.

Recent Articles

  • Big Budah’s blog: A poem from the pants of my past

    Posted on: 3:46 pm, April 11, 2014, by

    This week has still been tough. I don’t like not being able to work out, I am barely getting around,...
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    The billboard showing the distance between me and my old pants.
  • Big Budah’s Blog: Baby bears and bone spurs

    Posted on: 2:44 pm, April 3, 2014, by , updated on: 02:47pm, April 3, 2014

    Well, there was good news and bad news from Doctor Royall about my foot this week. The boot is off...
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    Budah and the bear
  • Big Budah’s blog: My post-surgery MacGyver moment

    Posted on: 2:39 pm, March 27, 2014, by

    I was looking forward to getting my stitches out Thursday, but I got a call from Dr. Royall’s office saying...
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    A pie in the face.
  • Big Budah’s blog: Recovering after surgery

    Posted on: 7:47 pm, March 20, 2014, by

    I am painfully frustrated with my recent surgery and how I am sidelined from normal functions like running and exercising,...
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  • Big Budah’s blog: Treating my Achilles’ Heel

    Posted on: 2:58 pm, March 13, 2014, by

    Let me just get this off my chest…being injured SUCKS! (Big long sigh). I believe without a doubt that exercise...
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    Big Budah Losing for Life
  • Big Budah’s blog: Seeking surgical intervention

    Posted on: 3:36 pm, March 6, 2014, by

    Man this week started off great. The only day I didn’t work out was Sunday, but I made it every...
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  • Big Budah’s blog: In which I attempt to crowd surf

    Posted on: 3:04 pm, February 28, 2014, by

    It was a great week…if you don’t count the three-day migraine headache I had. I can’t complain too much though,...
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  • Big Budah’s blog: From cake diving to skydiving

    Posted on: 2:50 pm, February 21, 2014, by

    I still have a nagging cough that will not go away, and I can’t get in to see the doctor...
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  • Big Budah’s blog: An irregular heart rhythm

    Posted on: 2:44 pm, February 13, 2014, by

    I still have some stubborn congestion that is lingering in my chest, but for the most part I am feeling...
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    Getting an EKG.
  • Big Budah’s blog: Thinner than ever but feeling under the weather

    Posted on: 3:12 pm, February 6, 2014, by

    Just when I think I’m out, they pull me back in…That’s exactly what happened with me and being sick. I...
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  • Big Budah’s blog: A year of progress

    Posted on: 4:32 pm, February 1, 2014, by

    I had an uneventful week, being sick for 5 days with throwing up and diarrhea. Needless to say I had...
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  • Big Budah’s weight-loss surgery, one year later

    Posted on: 9:30 pm, January 30, 2014, by , and , updated on: 10:59pm, January 30, 2014

    SALT LAKE CITY – It’s been one year since FOX 13′s Big Budah underwent surgery and changed his lifestyle to...
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