Who is Giles Brandriff?
Giles Brandriff is a British journalist, television presenter, publisher, author, theatre producer, and politician.
In this post, I will share with you Giles Brandriff biography, age, career, family, net worth, and some other things you probably didn’t know about him. Before we continue, let’s take a look at his profile.
|Date of Birth||March 8th, 1948|
|Children||3 (Benet, Saethryd, and Aphra)|
|Net worth||$2 million|
Giles Brandriff Biography
The British journalist and author professionally known as Giles Brandriff was born on March 8th, 1948 to the family of Mr. Charles Brandreth in Wuppertal, Germany.
Although not much is known about Giles’ family background, it is known that he moved to London, the United Kingdom with his parents at the tender age of three. Moreover, it is also known that Charles Brandreth, his father before moving his family to London served as a legal officer for the ‘Allied Control Commission,’ a company situated in Germany.
For her education, Giles is yet to reveal information about his basic educational background. However, it is known to the public that Giles is a graduate of the prestigious University of Oxford.
More likely he studied Journalism or coursework related to Journalism and Media as he started a career in journalism upon graduation. As a fresh graduate of the University of Oxford, Giles Brandriff started a career as a television presenter for Tv-am’s show named “Good Morning Britain.”
Later, he became a part of the popular BBC show called “The One Show,” and the popular Channel 4’s game show “Countdown.” Moreover, he is also known for being the author of many fiction and non-fiction published books and has, as a journalist, appeared in many radio programs including a radio program called “Just A Minute.”
Notably, Giles Brandriff started his career in the media industry in the early ’80s. He is currently 73 years old and has since made a name for himself in the media space and beyond.
Between 9th April 1992 and 8th April 1997, Giles Brandriff took a break from his career in the media industry to focus on his other career (political career.) Fortunately or unfortunately, he was defeated in the 1997 election and so he had to return to his career in the media space. He contested for the post of parliament for the City of Chester.
While he focused on his political career, Giles also worked as the Lord Commissioner of the Treasury between December 1996 and May 1997.
Giles Brandriff Family
Giles is married to Michele Brown with whom he has been living together for almost five decades. He got married to Michele at the age of 25 on exactly 8th June 1973. His wife, Michele Brown is a writer, and publisher.
The couple has three grown-up children together. Benet, Saethryd, and Aphra are his children, their children. While their son Benet is a barrister, Saethryd is a journalist, and Aphra is the financial director of a veterinary business who has also worked as a government economist.
Since their children are all adults, Giles and his wife Michele reside in Barnes, Southwest London, United Kingdom.
Giles Brandriff Net worth
Altogether, Giles Brandriff’s net worth is estimated to be $2 million. He earns his net worth from his career as a journalist, television presenter, publisher, author, and theatre producer.
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