Richard Madeley

Birth Day May 13th, 1956
Birth Place Romford, Essex, England
Age 68 Years Old
Zodiac Sign Taurus

About Richard Madeley

An English television presenter, Richard Madeley is famous for his regular appearances on the series "Good Morning Britain". He is also known for his work on the shows "This Morning" in 1988, "Richard and Judy" in 2001, and "The Wright Stuff" in 2012. He was the main relief presenter of Channel 5's "The Wright Stuff" from 2012 to 2017.

Richard Madeley appeared as a participant on the Channel 4 social media competition 'The Circle'


Richard is a journalist as well as a writer too. His career in media started with local newspapers before moving to BBC Radio Carlisle at 19. Working as a news producer and presenter, he then ventured into television as a reporter on the "Lookaround" series. Furthermore, he covered for "Steph McGovern" on her Channel 4 program 'Steph's Packed Lunch' while she had to self-isolate due to the Coronavirus pandemic in January 2021. Regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, he stated that the virus is nowhere near as serious as the Black Death to the vast majority of the population in an interview on "Good Morning Britain" on 28th September 2020.

Early Life and Family

Richard Madeley was born on 13th May 1956. He took birth in Romford, Essex, England, holding the nationality of British. He came from a mixed ethnic background as his father was British and his mother was Canadian. His race is white and his birth sign falls under Taurus's horoscope. His present age is 64 and he will be celebrating his 65th birthday in 2021. Thus, his religion is Christian and his birth name is Richard Holt Madeley. 

Madeley is the son of his mother, Mary C., and father, Christopher Holt Madeley. He has a sister named Liz Lawrence who was a teacher at Gilbert Miles renamed 1977 Mayfield High School, Dagenham, the Anglo European School in Ingatestone. During a debate on "Good Morning Britain" in 2020, he revealed his father was physically abusive.

Talking about Richard's education, he attended the Coopers' Company School in Bow, now relocated to Upminster, Greater London. When he was about 14, he transferred to Shenfield High School in Brentwood. 

Richard Madeley Married Life

Richard Madeley is married to his beautiful wife Judy Finnigan, who was assigned to assist him on his first day. The pair tied a knot in 1986 and they are famed for having one of the most solid unions in showbiz. The couple has given birth to two children, Chloe Madeley (b. 1987) and Jack Madeley. Chloe is also a TV presenter. Concerning Richard's sexual orientation, he is straight.

Richard Madeley and his wife, Judy Finnigan

Source: @womanandhome

Madeley was previously married to Lynda Hooley (1977-1983).

Richard Madeley and her daughter, Chloe Madeley


Richard Madeley Net Worth 

Talented TV presenter, Richard Madeley has a net worth of $5 million as of 2021. He is also making a considerable amount of salary which is around thousands of dollars per year. His major income source is from his journalist, television presenter, and writing career.

Richard Madeley Body Measurements - Height and Weight

The height of a handsome guy, Richard Madeley is 187 cm / 6.13 ft. / 1.87 m. His body weighs around 73 kg / 160 lbs with an average body build. He looks attractive with brown hair and dark brown eyes color. 

Television Series / Shows

  • "This Morning" (1988-2001, 2019)
  • "Richard and Judy" (2001-2009)
  • "The Wright Stuff" (2012-2017)
  • "Good Morning Britain" (2017)

Books and Novels 

  • 2008 - "Fathers and Sons"
  • 2013 - "Some Day I'll Find You"
  • 2014 - "The Way You Look Tonight"
  • 2016 - "The Night Book"

Richard Madeley is the author of the book 'The Night Book'

Source: @goodreads

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