A former newsreader for the "One O'Clock News," Emily Maitlis came to be the leading host of Newsnight in 2006. And nowadays she is one of the main presenters of BBC News and also one of the senior newsreaders in the United Kingdom. She was born to British parents in Ontario on September 6, 1970, but grew up in Sheffield, England.
Career and Successions
Emily has been presenting at the very top for a long period of time and is very good at what she does. She has covered a wide range of news and headlines and has also made appearances in some BBC documentaries. Emily previously served at BBC London news, London's flagship local show on BBC One.
Prior to joining the BBC, she served for Sky News, and for MBC News in Hong Kong, as a business correspondent. However, she started her broadcasting career serving in the Far East, in China, Hong Kong, Philippines and Cambodia on a half-hour documentary programs.
How Much Is Maitlis Worth?
This newsreader has an estimated net worth of $4.5 million dollars approximately, which is a result of her massive amount of salary. According to wiki media, she receives over $400 thousand dollars of yearly salary. However, the figure is well deserved as she has spent over two decades in the media field alongside top-ranked candidates and with a high paying news channel.
Apart from hosting, she has also written for some websites and also from some news magazine and newspapers, which is also the source of her income. Publications such as 'The Guardian' and 'The Spectator' fall under her resume.
A Contentful Married Life? Rumors of Divorce?
The veteran and senior British journalist and newsreader, Emily is married to Mark Gwynne. Nevertheless, her husband Mark is a well-known banker in England, who serves as a manager. The two first met each other when Emily interviewed Mark for one of her shows. After their introduction, they slowly but gradually fell in love with each other and soon began dating.
After years of dating and growing their love, the pair finally decided to tie the knot and get married. However, the exact date of their wedding hasn't been revealed. And from the looks of it, the two are still madly in love as they first were and show no sign of dying down. Their social media accounts show them enjoying each others company and just having a good time.
As of present, Emily and her husband are living happily along with their two children, Milo and Max.
Short Bio and Quick Facts
Even at the age of 48, Emily is fit and healthy, but rumors once circulated that she was suffering from a form of breast cancer. Emily later dismissed those rumors stating she is fit and happy.
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Likewise, Emily stands at a tall height of 5 feet 7 inches and her long legs definitely agree with her height.