Graham Norton not solely hosts his well-known chat present The Graham Norton Present however fronts the Eurovision Music Contest for the BBC. The presenter, actor and comic has been the tv commentator for the tune competitors since 2009.
Norton has turn out to be one of many nation’s most beloved TV presenters together with his mushy voice and inquisitive questions. Two years in the past, when Eurovision couldn’t happen for the primary time because of the coronavirus outbreak Norton reprised his position of host within the movie Eurovision Music Contest: The Story of Hearth Saga starring Will Ferrell.
Do you know that the Eurovision Dance Contest was additionally a factor and that it debuted in London? Norton additionally hosted that occasion and the format was a mixture of BBC’s Strictly Come Dancing and Eurovision Song Contest. The ballroom dance competitors sadly solely lasted two years.
Norton has turn out to be one of many nation’s most beloved TV presenters together with his mushy voice and inquisitive questions. Two years in the past, when Eurovision couldn’t happen for the primary time because of the coronavirus outbreak Norton reprised his position of host within the movie Eurovision Song Contest : The Story of Hearth Saga starring Will Ferrell.
What else has Norton completed and what’s his internet price? Right here’s every part we all know.
How did Graham Norton get well-known?
Graham Norton acquired his huge break on tv when in 1992 his stand-up comedy drag act as Mom Teresa of Calcutta for the Edinburgh Competition Fringe occasion made the press. The story on his present was picked up after a Scottish Tv’s non secular affairs division, contacted him and thought he represented the actual Mom Teresa.
This fame provided him the chance to affix the BBC Radio 4 present Free Ends within the early Nineteen Nineties as a daily comic and panellist. The 59-year-old attended the College School Cork the place he studied English and French however he didn’t make it to the tip of his research on account of a serious breakdown.
He later modified topic and moved to London to attend Central Faculty of Speech and Drama to pursue appearing. Norton has mentioned he was robbed and stabbed during this time and needed to keep in hospital for 2 and a half weeks. This near-death expertise reminded him to take life extra severely.
The Nineteen Nineties handled Norton a lot better, after becoming a member of Free Ends, he went on to look in numerous reveals together with Convey Me the Head of Gentle Leisure, Carnal Data and The Jack Docherty Present. These reveals enabled him to ascertain a spot within the tv business.
Nevertheless it was the 2000s he earned the profession each presenter and comic wishes. He introduced a collection of speak reveals on tv together with V Graham Norton on Channel 4, The Graham Norton Impact on Comedy Central, and Any Dream Will Do earlier than signing for his well-known chat present The Graham Norton Present on BBC Two in 2007.
If that wasn’t sufficient, he ended the last decade on the last word excessive, changing Terry Wogan because the UK presenter for the Eurovision Song Contest.
Is Graham Norton married?
Norton is at present not seeing anybody. He was final publicly courting Andrew Smith, a music advertising marketing consultant in 2015 and previous to that he was in a two-year relationship with Trevor Patterson, a trend marketing consultant.
What’s Graham Norton’s internet price?
In keeping with celebritynetworth.com Norton has a internet price of $40 million (£32 million). Norton is concerned with numerous initiatives, the primary one being his chat present The Graham Norton present. The Irish comic and presenter additionally had a seat on RuPaul’s Drag Race as a decide alongside Alan Carr in 2019 in addition to different initiatives.