Photos: Mike Collins Through The Years

Apr 20, 2018

Curious about how Mike Collins has aged over the past 20 years? Scroll down to see photos of the Charlotte Talks host since the beginning of the show.

1999: Mike Collins in an ad for the new Charlotte Talks show.

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1999: Mike Collins broadcasting from Dilworth Coffee.

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1999: Mike Collins playing the accordion at the WFAE studios.

From left to right - 1998, 2003 and 2005: Mike Collins with various animals over the years.

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2000: Mike Collins with Duke Basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski.

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2002: Mike Collins and former Mayor Pat McCrory at a Charlotte Symphony Summer Pops concert.

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2004: Mike Collins with professional athletes, former Charlotte Hornets player Dell Curry and former Carolina Panthers Kevin Donnalley.

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2009: Mike Collins with novelist Terry McMillan, author of many books, including 'Waiting to Exhale' and 'How Stella Got Her Groove Back."

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2012: Mike Collins with best-selling author and forensic anthropologist Kathy Reichs.

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2013: When it was announced the 'Hornets' name was coming back to Charlotte, Mike Collins pulled out some of his old Hornets gear to show off.

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2016: Mike Collins and longtime NPR host Diane Rehm.

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2018: Mike Collins with Mayor Vi Lyles on the monthly Charlotte Talks segment "Mike and the Mayor."

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