Clive Myrie Biography and Wiki
Clive Myrie is a British journalist, host, and news personality currently serving as a presenter and foreign correspondent for BBC News based in London, United Kingdom. He is widely recognized as the host of the long-running BBC quiz shows Mastermind and Celebrity Mastermind.
Clive Myrie Age and Birthday
Clive was born on August 25, 1964, in Bolton, Lancashire, England. He is 58 years old as of 2022. His birth sign is Virgo. He turns 58 years old on August 25, 2022.
Clive Myrie Height
He stands at an average height of 5 feet 7 inches (Approx. 1.7 meters) tall.
Clive Myrie Education
The news presenter attended and graduated from Hayward Grammar School in his hometown of Bolton. from there he joined Bolton Sixth Form College, a further education college for students aged 16 and till 19 and is located in Bolton, Greater Manchester, England.
He later graduated from the institute having completed his A-levels. He also holds a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Sussex, from which he graduated in 1985.
Clive Myrie Family, Parents, Siblings
Myrie was born in Bolton, Lancashire, England, to Jamaican immigrant parents, who came to the United Kingdom in the 1960s. His mother was a seamstress who worked for Mary Quant, while his father was a factory worker who made car batteries and carpets.
It’s therefore not clear if he has any siblings. Further details regarding his family background will be updated soon when disclosed.
Clive Myrie Wife, Is He Married?
In regards to his marital entanglements, the famed news anchor is happily married to his loving wife, Catherine Myrie. His partner is an American celebrity who works as a furniture restorer.
The duo first met while his wife was working in publishing, at the 1992 London launch of a book about Swiss cheeses. They later became espoused in a lovely wedding ceremony attended by family members and close friends.
Clive Myrie Salary
According to BBC estimates, he receives an average annual salary ranging from $240,300 to $300,500. His contract with the exact figures is yet to be released.
Clive Myrie Net Worth
The news anchor has an estimated net worth ranging from $1 million to $3 million as of 2022. This amount is from his extensive career as a journalist among other investments.
Clive Myrie BBC News|Ukraine
BBC News is an operational business division of the British Broadcasting Corporation responsible for the gathering and broadcasting of news and current affairs.
He joined the news team in 1987 as a trainee local radio reporter, on the corporation’s graduate journalism program. he was later promoted to become a BBC foreign correspondent in 1996 and has since been reporting from more than 80 countries.
Clive also hosted a documentary series on Jazz FM entitled The Definitive History of Jazz In Britain, broadcasting over ten weeks from 4 April to 6 June 2021.
He most recently traveled to Ukraine in February 2022 and was the anchor for BBC coverage of the 2022 Russian invasion of Ukraine. Myrie is widely recognized as the host of the long-running BBC quiz shows Mastermind and Celebrity Mastermind.