Anthony McPartlin Biography, Age, Height, Early Life, Career, Affairs and Net WorthPosted By: Ejaz Abbasi | March 5, 2019
Anthony McPartlin Biography:-
Anthony David McPartlin, commonly known as “Ant,” is a famous British actor, comedian, singer, rapper and above all a television presenter. He is very popular for presenting TV shows along with his partner Declan Donnelly. Anthony is best known as one half of TV presenting and acting duo “Ant & Dec,” where the other half is Declan Donnelly. Anthony McPartlin is popular in England and worldwide for presenting several Television series including “Ant & Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway,” “Britain’s Got Talent” and “Text Santa.” Nowadays, the famous presenter is hosting the popular reality game show “I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here!” Some of the shows that he presented in the past included “Push the Bottom,” “Pop Idol” and “Poker Face.”
In the British entertainment industry, Anthony and his partner, Declan Donnelly, emerged as the Best TV presenters. Throughout his career, he got many nominations and won many awards as well. In 2016, he was also appointed as an OBE that means “Officer of the Order of the British Empire.” Anthony McPartlin awarded this honor due to his services to British Broadcasting and Entertainment. If we start counting his overall awards, the list may be going on. Among his many awards, some of them are TRIC Awards, British Academy Television Awards, TV Choice Awards, TV Quick Awards, British Comedy Awards and many more. This article will provide you with a lot of information about this famous British presenter. So sit back and enjoy the info.
Childhood and Early Life:-
Anthony McPartlin was born on 18th November 1975 AD in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. His father’s name is Raymond McPartlin, and his mother’s name is Christine Woodhall. He belonged to a middle class working family. Religiously, his background is linked with Catholicism. He got his basic education from Wingrove Primary School. Anthony McPartlin naturally inclined to present and to host. That is why he mostly hosted the school functions at his school level. He is active on television since 1987.
The career of Anthony McPartlin:-
Anthony McPartlin appeared for the first time on Television in a kid’s workshop series “Why Don’t You?” Then soon after he appeared in another program “Byker Grove,” a Children’s BBC Programmer. These later Children show made him famous and popular not only in England but the whole world.
The following years were the most productive years of his career. Anthony McPartlin performed in another famous show “The Cinder Path” in 1994. In 1995, he started the “The Ant & Dec Show.” He presented another show named “The Ant & Dec Unzipped” in 1998. He presented two other shows “SMTV Live” and “CD: UK” again in the same year. In 1999, he was offered another great show called “Friends Like These.” He hosted beautifully this British game show until 2001.
In the years 2001 and 2002, Anthony worked and performed in a lot of programs, shows and TV projects including “I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here!” “Ant and Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway,” “Whatever Happened to the Likely Lads,” “Engine Bengy,” “Pop Idol,” “Slap Bang with Ant and Dec” and “BRIT Awards.”
In 2005, he appeared another show “Ant & Dec’s Game Show Marathon.” In the next year 2006, he performed two TV shows namely “Poker Face” and “Soccer Aid.”
It was the year 2007 when Anthony became the focus of public attention. Anthony McPartlin gained global recognition and was hugely acclaimed when he began hosting “Britain’s Got Talent.” After two years in 2009, he was offered to host another TV show called “Ant & Dec’s Christmas Show.” “Red or Black?” and “Text Santa” are the two TV shows presented by him in 2011. In 2016, Anthony McPartlin started to present another show called “The Prince’s Trust.” Nowadays, he is presenting four TV shows including “Text Santa,” “Ant & Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway,” “I’m a Celebrity …Get Me Out of Here” and “Britain’s Got Talent.”
Following are some best shows by Anthony McPartlin, and all these are worth seeing:
1. Britain’s Got Talent
2. Text Santa
3. I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here.
4. Ant & Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway
5. Byker Grove
6. Pop Idol
7. Ant & Dec Unzipped
Awards and Achievements:-
Following are some of the awards won by the British TV presenter, Anthony McPartlin:
British Academy Television Awards
TV Choice Awards
TV Quick Awards
British Comedy Awards
In recent past, this news rumored in the air that famous British presenter, Anthony McPartlin, became a drugs addicted man. It is a little bit true because he used to take some prescribed drugs after botched knee surgery. This surgery left him with severe pain that is unbearable so that he became addicted to that prescribed drugs for some time. His followers and fans became stunned and shocked after listening to this news about him.
Personal Life of Anthony McPartlin:-
Anthony McPartlin was born in Newcastle in Tyne, England to Raymond McPartlin and Christine Woodhall. He is a Catholic by religious background. He has a real sister and a half-sister namely Sarah McPartlin and Emma McPartlin respectively.
His love life is quite small, not in the amount of time but a number. He remained in a relationship with Lisa Armstrong for a long time. Lisa is a famous make-up artist. He married his longtime girlfriend, Lisa Armstrong, on 22nd July 2006 AD.
He and Declan Donnelly, his co-star in the shows, are also famous and well-known for their donations and charities to different organizations. Anthony and Declan are associating with two organizations namely “ChildLine” and “Sunshine Fund.” In the year 2013, they both took a radical step for charity and donations and opened “W4 Youth Centre”.
Anthony McPartlin Net Worth:-
He has an estimated net worth of $62 million (estimated on 15th March 2017). He also owns a house in West London, United Kingdom.