One of the most respected political journalists who is known for his rigors and tight made interview of prominent public figures is Jeremy Paxman is the man. He was awarded the Richard Dimbleby Award, BAFTA's most prestigious current affairs honor, in 1996 and again in 2000. He is also a publisher of many books that speak about and criticize Britain’s history and its current events.
Career and Progression:
Joining the BBC as a trainee in 1972 and began working on BBC radio. He worked as a foreign correspondent for BBC television news and read the Six O'clock News; Paxman took on what has become the defining job in his career, presenting Newsnight. He became a presenter for Newsnight in 1989 since then he has interviewed leaders, political and non-political alike.
Although Newsnight had been on the air since 1980 and had been presented by other presenters since Paxman and Newsnight, have become synonymous with most people, and he remains with the series to this day. Recent rumors are proven correct as Jeremy has announced since April 2014 to step down and is no longer a presenter for Newsnight.
What’s His Net worth?
His fame and fortune are not his primary income as the esteemed broadcaster is one who has won many awards such as in 1996 receiving the five Royal Television Society Awards. Incredibly winning another award for International Current Affairs in 1985, and TV journalism interviewer of the year four times.
All this and more which gained him an estimated net worth 4 million dollars in his name but due to the limited amount of resources it yet to be confirmed. His salary is also uncertain but surely is in the millions as he is very successful in his career.
Dating After Divorce!!
He may be a smart illusive broadcaster but he is also a married man, he is married to Elizabeth Ann Clough. Married since 1985, Jeremy and his wife had three children together, two daughters, Jessica and Victoria and their son, Jack Paxman.
Though recent events have shown that Jeremy has, in fact, had a divorce since November of 2016, he is now dating a partner named Jillian Taylor who is in her 30s. Confirming with the split of his long term relationship he is currently having an affair with another; the broadcaster is living the “bachelor pad” as he says ending their 35-year marriage. The children have also come to an understanding of their choice.
Born on 11 May 1950 he is now 67 years of age, raised in Leeds, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. His height is a tall 6 feet and 3 inches, his parents are Keith Paxman, his father, and his mother’s information is not said much by Jeremy. He is a white ethnicity and nationality is British.