Eamonn Holmes This Morning, Bio, Wiki, Age, Wife, And Net Worth

Eamonn Holmes Bio | Wiki

Eamonn Holmes is a Northern Irish broadcaster and journalist. He served as the co-presenter of GMTV for twelve years between 1993 and 2005. Later, he presented Sky News Sunrise for eleven years between 2005 and 2016. Eamonn co-hosted This Morning with his wife Ruth Holmes on Fridays from 2006 until August 2021. The couple co-hosted the show only during the school holidays.

Eamon became part of GB News in January 2022. He presents its breakfast program alongside Isabel Webster. Also, Eamonn has been presenting How the Other Half Lives since 2015 and It’s Not Me, It’s You in 2016 for Channel 5. Apart from being a show host, Eamonn is an advocate of numerous charities and causes including Dogs Trust, Variety GB, and the Northern Ireland Kidney Patients’ Association.

Eamonn Holmes Age

He was born on December 3, 1959 in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Eamonn is 62 years old.

Eamonn Holmes Height

He is a man of above-average stature. Eamonn stands at the height of 6 ft 0 in ( Approx 1.83 m).

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Eamonn Holmes Family

He was born to his mother Josephine Holmes and Leonard Holmes in Belfast, Northern Ireland.  Eamonn is a supporter of Manchester United. He opened the eulogies at the funeral of Northern Irish footballer George Best in December 2005. He became a celebrity ambassador for the children’s charity, Variety GB in April 2015. Eamonn became a patron of the Northern Ireland Kidney Patients’ Association in January 2016. The Twitter accounts of both Eamonn and Louis Theroux were targeted in 2018 by Insinia Security[who?] to highlight a longstanding security flaw in Twitter’s system.

Eamonn Holmes Brothers

He grew up along with his four brothers namely Colm, Brian, Leornard, and Conor. Eamonn shared a photo on his Instagram account on November 27, 2021showing him enjoying a pint with his two brothers Leonard and Brian. The three brothers were sheltering from the freezing weather to enjoy a drink together. eamon revealed in a comment that they were enjoying themselves in The Last Drop bar on Antrim Road.

Eamonn Holmes And Ruth Langsford | Wife

He married his second wife, Ruth Langsford on  June 26, 2010. The wedding was held at Elvetham Hall, near Hartley Wintney, Hampshire. The duo sold exclusive rights to report on the wedding ceremony and the reception to Hello! magazine. In July 2010, the deal that saw the publication feature the event over two issues. The two are patrons of Dogs Trust. They adopted their dog, Maggie from the charity in 2011. In 2014, Eamonn and his wife supported the Dementia Friends campaign, which is an Alzheimer’s Society initiative. The couple became patrons of The Amy May Trust in March 2020.

Eamonn Holmes First Wife | Marriage

He was married to his first wife called Gabrielle Holmes. The couple was hitched in 1985. Eamonn and Gabrielle have three children, Declan, Rebecca, and Niall. The couple separated in 1994, due to Eamonn’s father’s death and journalism career taking a toll on their marriage. Their marriage ended in 20075 after being together for two decades.

Eamonn Holmes Education

He was educated at Holy Family Primary School and later joined St Malachy’s College, Belfast.  Eamonn was awarded an honorary degree by Queen’s University Belfast in 2006. Also, he received an honorary degree from the University of Staffordshire.

Eamonn Holmes On This Morning | Quits This Morning

Between December 2005 and March 2007, he presented SUDO-Q, a BBC quiz show. In 2006, Eamonn started presenting an ITV daytime program called  This Morning on Friday mornings. He held this role until 2021. Eamonn ended his contractual obligations with This Morning in December 2021. Currently, the husband and wife duo no longer presented the show during school or bank holidays. He hosted the US game show The Rich List in 2006. Eamonn co-presented the ITV series The Feelgood Factor with Myleene Klass in 2009. He as well presented eight episodes of Songs of Praise from 2009  to 2014. In 2010, Eamonn guest presented an episode of Have I Got News for You.

Eamonn Holmes Health | Hospital

The Irish journalist said on October 26, 2021, that he had tested positive for COVID-19, despite being fully vaccinated

Eamonn Holmes Advert

Revitive introduced their New Revitive TV AD on November 10, 2020. The Ad features. Revitive introduced their two newest Ambassadors for Revitive Circulation Booster – the husband and wife team, Ruth Langsford and Eamonn. The couple is best known as daytime TV’s favorite presenter-couple. Their partnership with Revitive builds on their longstanding advocacy for loving life and keeping active.

Eamonn Holmes Tax

He suffered from shingles in early 2022, two weeks before his eldest son Declan’s wedding. Speaking to The Guardian, Eamonn said that sleep deprivation was difficult. However, it wasn’t the stress from the early morning broadcasts that triggered his shingles, it was related to HMRC. In 2018, HMRC came knocking at his door claiming his former jobs at Sky News, GMTV, Channel 5 and This Morning were staff jobs rather than self-employed. HMRC wanted 10 years’ backdated national insurance. Going back a decade to try and get the money that you’ve already spent was not an eay thing for Eamonn. he said in a statement “I take paying taxes very seriously, but when something like this happens, people see you as some kind of tax dodger, and it was a humiliating experience.”

Eamonn Holmes Breakfast Show

He and his wife  Ruth Langsford co-hosted a 10-part ITV daytime game show, Gift Wrapped in 2014. The couple presented a six-part factual series for Channel 5 titled Eamonn & Ruth: How the Other Half Lives in 2015. The program returned for a second series in September 2016 and a third in June 2017. Eamon presented Channel 5 panel show It’s Not Me, It’s You in 2016. Team captains on the show were Vicky Pattison and Kelly Brook. Between 2017 and 2018, Eamonn was one of 3 relief presenters on Good Morning Britain.

He co-presented Do the Right Thing with Ruth Langsford on Channel 5 from march 2018.It was announced in December 2021 that Eamonn was joining GB News. It was later announced that Eamonn would present its new breakfast show with Isabel Webster as from January 4,  2022 Eamonn lost a First Tier Tribunal (FTT) appeal in February 2020, regarding his status as a freelancer under IR35 rules. The judge determined his contract with ITV’s This Morning program amounted to employment.

Eamonn Holmes Gb News Salary

He earns an average salary of $88,799 per year from his Job.

Eamonn Holmes Net Worth

He is an Irish journalist and broadcaster who has an estimated net worth of $15 million as of 2022.

When Did Eamonn Holmes Get Married

He married his second wife, Ruth Langsford on  June 26, 2010. Before that, Eamonn married Gabrielle Holmes
from 1985 to 2005.

How Old Is Eamonn Holmes

Eamonn is 62 years old. He was born on December 3, 1959 in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

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